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Hotel Market Should Welcome Five Newcomers to the Mix

TOURISM: Experts See No Danger of Downtown Market Being OverbuiltSan Diego’s latest entry into the luxury hotel market — the InterContinental on the waterfront — will mark what tourism officials and others say is a needed boost in the downtown hotel market.

Hyatt Place Hotel in Vista Sold

The 150-room Hyatt Place hotel in Vista was sold for an undisclosed price to Brighton Management.

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Indoor Rec Center Finds a Home in Carlsbad

House of Air has opened in a 34,000 square-foot space.

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Investors Win Class-Action Status in SeaWorld Lawsuit

Investors who sued SeaWorld Entertainment for misleading on the impact of the documentary “Blackfish” have been granted class-action status.

High Speed Rail Work Reaches San Diego

TRANSPORT: Contracts Spread Throughout State

Never give up, could well be the motto of Bernard Johnson’s San Diego contracting firm — The Bernard Johnson Group.

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Carlsbad's Ted Vallas Hopes New Buy Will Help Him Fly

Ted Vallas, the 96-year-old businessman based at McClellan-Palomar Airport, recently spent some money to make a longtime dream come true.

The Business Calendar for the Week of November 27, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of November 27, 2017, and beyond

$1M Donation Match Offered to the San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife Conservancy

The billionaire founder of software company Oracle Corp., and his girlfriend have agreed to match donations up to $1 million to the San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife Conservancy.

New Investors at Table Mean Changes for Jack

DINING: Possible Qdoba Sale May Just Be First Step of Big Changes

Jack in the Box Inc. may emerge from 2017 as a slimmer version of itself.

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Court Allows Improvements to Continue at Belmont Park

A recent court ruling will allow improvements to continue at San Diego’s Belmont Park.

Business Calendar for Week of November 13, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of November 13, 2017, and beyond.

Business Calendar for Week of November 6, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of November 6, 2017, and beyond.

Teams Seal First Victory With the Right Names

SPORTS: Connecting Team, Public and Place Is Goal

A rose by any other name would, of course, still smell as sweet.

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Soccer Team Gives Naming a Shot; For Hockey, It’s Gotta Be Gulls

SPORT: Sales Soar for Gulls as Connection To Past Pays Off

Like the Seals, another professional sports organization that is new to the San Diego region has recently undergone a similar naming process.

The Business Calendar for the Week of October 30, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of October 30, 2017, and beyond.

San Diego’s Kimpton Hotel Palomar Gets New Restaurant

A new restaurant, Curadero, has opened in downtown San Diego’s Kimpton Hotel Palomar as part of a renovation project.

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