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Power-Sonic Charges Ahead After Acquisition

PRODUCTION: Battery Maker Increases Revenue, Monitors Tariff Situation

Like any good salesman, J.D. Johnson reacted when he heard on the early morning news that Lime was having trouble with its scooter batteries.

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Cos. See How Their Ideas Play Out in ‘The Sandbox’

San Diego investor Shayne Skaff has launched a new incubator for software and data science companies. Dubbed, “the Sandbox,” the program is aimed exclusively at software-as-a-service companies, machine learning, and other data-heavy applications.

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OncoSec’s Korean Ties Draw Attention in U.S. and S. Korea

Japan sticks out as San Diego biotech’s most valuable international trading partner. Elsewhere in Asia, regional biotechs like Tocagen are gaining a foothold in China through partnerships with Chinese firms.

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Demographics Lead Developers to Senior Housing Projects

PROPERTY: Older Homeowners Can Use Equity in Home for Move

Senior living projects are popping up at an increasing rate in San Diego County as developers hope to tap an exploding market which many said is vastly underserved.

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Navy Property Is Prime Space In Search of New Purpose

With its sawtooth roofline and its big, multipaned windows, the old Consolidated aircraft factory looks like something from a black-and-white movie. The U.S. Navy, which owns it, thinks the 48.7 acres beneath it could go to a better use. The same goes for 21.8 acres nearby holding a warehouse and parking lot.

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After First Flight, Airline Looks to Connect With More Travelers

For Solana Beach resident, Sheila Olinger, the convenience of flying out of an airport that is smaller, closer to home and has $5 all-day parking made taking the first-ever California Pacific Airlines flight Nov. 2 from Carlsbad’s McClellan-Palomar Airport a no-brainer.

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Renovation Brings Creative Office And New Tenant to Sorrento Mesa

Renovating a Sorrento Mesa office building paid off in a big way for Montana Avenue Capital Partners, LLC.

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An Economic Opportunity

New Plan Aims to Equip Underutilized Workforce For Ever Increasing Demands of Innovation Economy

San Diego County faces a steep challenge when it comes to preparing enough workers with the right skills to fill high-tech jobs in the coming decade, a recent study found.

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Study Shows Need to ‘Unlock Economic Potential’ of Workers

San Diego has untapped potential to contribute to the local economy among millennials, veterans, women and minorities, a recent analysis produced by the San Diego Regional Chamber Foundation has found.

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Military Economic Impact in County Estimated to Be $50 Billion

DEFENSE: Study Forecasts Additional 3.7% Growth In Fiscal 2019

Sailors and Marines. Ships, aircraft and military machinery. That is San Diego, yesterday and today.

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With Big Assist From Nature, Design Delivers Dream Home

The drive northward up Ingraham Drive from Garnet Avenue in Pacific Beach quickly rises from about 70 feet above sea level to nearly 300 feet above sea level in just under one mile. As Ingraham Drive turns into La Jolla’s Foothill Drive, off to the east is a secluded neighborhood of homes with drop dead coastline and bay views.

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Philathropy: Miracle Babies’ Supporters Show and Share the Love

The ninth annual Miracle Babies gala, themed “Minuit à Versailles,” took place recently at the Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa.

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Quarter Brings Stock Sale, Net Loss for Maxwell

With a third-quarter net loss of $9.7 million on revenue of $33.7 million, ultracapacitor-maker Maxwell Technologies Inc. hopes a changing business model means better times ahead.

Business Intelligence Is a Must in Defense Sector

DEFENSE: Knowing Inside Machinations Helps in Planning

Every year, San Diego defense and aerospace companies spend six-figure sums on lobbyists, who represent their clients before government leaders in Washington, D.C.

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Pitch Competition Organizers See Money, Momentum Increasing

After a record-smashing John G. Watson Quick Pitch competition, the three entities that went in on this year’s contest are aiming for an even taller goal.

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After Millennials Move Into Downtown, Companies Follow

PROPERTY: Tech Cos. Pursue Young Talent, Vibrant Environment

A rash of new apartment construction in downtown San Diego is having an unexpected side effect of ratcheting up demand for downtown office space.

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Certona moves into new Sorrento Valley HQ

Certona, a fast-growing San Diego software company, moved into a new Sorrento Valley headquarters.

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Irvine Co. Buys Del Mar Heights Office Building

Building is the latest of several recent acquisitions by Irvine Co.

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Vista Industrial Building Sold For $2.6M

Building is in the Sycamore Business Center

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Life Sciences Show That It’s Never Too Early to Be Heard

GOVERNMENT: From Reimbursement to Education, Efforts Made

Samumed has yet to put a drug on the market, but the company wants the ear of osteoarthritis policymakers and advocacy groups.

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