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Business Calendar for Week of Sept. 4, 2017

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of Sept. 4, 2017, and beyond.

Stick Lacrosse in the S.D. Pro Sports Mix

SPORT: NLL Team to Play at Valley View Center in 2018

Professional lacrosse is coming to San Diego, courtesy of a billionaire tech executive with a passion for the fast-paced sport.

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Former Publisher to Lead Chula Vista Training Center

Malcolm Bordelon has been tapped to be president of the Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center, the complex formerly known as the U.S. Olympic Training Center. He will begin the job in mid-September.

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Business Calendar for Week of August 28, 2017

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of August 28, 2017, and beyond.

Work Is Starting on Dual-Brand Hilton Campus in Chula Vista

Carlsbad-based hotel operator Sethi Management Inc. plans an Aug. 28 ground-breaking for a new 204-room, dual-branded Hilton campus being developed in Chula Vista’s Eastlake neighborhood.

Legoland California Resort Opening New Submarine Ride in 2018

Operators of Legoland California Resort in Carlsbad plan to debut a new submarine-themed ride called Lego City Deep Sea Adventure, opening in 2018 following a previously announced castle-themed hotel that is currently under construction.

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Mission Valley Joe’s Crab Shack Among 40 Nationwide Closings

Joe’s Crab Shack recently closed its restaurant in Mission Valley, among at least 40 abrupt closings carried out nationwide since early August by the struggling chain amid bankruptcy proceedings.

San Diego International Airport Passenger Traffic Rises 5.3%

Passenger traffic at San Diego International Airport rose 5.3 percent from a year ago for the January-to-July period, topping 12.5 million, according to the latest monthly numbers from the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority.

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Region’s Hotel Revenue Up 6.7% for First 7 Months of 2017

San Diego County hotel revenue rose 6.7 percent from a year ago in the first seven months of 2017, topping $1.69 billion, as the region continued to post strong numbers for its peak summer tourism season, according to the latest monthly data from research firm STR.

Blackstone Group Refinances Hotel Del Coronado

Unable to sell off Hotel del Coronado last year, owner Blackstone Group has instead decided to refinance the iconic property.

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Business Calendar for Week of August 21, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of August 21, 2017, and beyond.

New Carrier Launching Direct Flights Between Carlsbad, Las Vegas

Locally based commercial carrier Cal Jet by Elite Airways plans a Sept. 28 launch of service between Carlsbad and Las Vegas.

Golf Legend Johnny Miller Signs On for Redesigns at Warner Springs Ranch

Operators of Warner Springs Ranch Resort have signed a deal with pro golf hall-of-famer and broadcaster Johnny Miller and his namesake course design firm for upcoming improvements to the North County property.

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Operator Completes First Phase of $7M Renovation at Bristol Hotel

Operator Greystone Hotels has completed the first phase of a planned $7 million renovation at its downtown San Diego property, known as The Bristol San Diego.

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Business Calendar for Week of August 14, 2017

Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of August 14, 2017, and beyond.