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Bluewater Grill Opening in Former Hotel Del Boathouse

Bluewater Grill Seafood Restaurants of Newport Beach has a June 27 opening planned for Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill in Coronado, after recently acquiring and renovating the historic former Coronado Boathouse at Hotel del Coronado.

Rideshare Cos. That Operate Without Airport Permits Don't Fly with the PUC

The California Public Utilities Commission warned rideshare companies early this month that they are not allowed to operate at the state’s major airports without airport permission.

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A Huge Win: Breeders Cup Coming to Del Mar

The Breeders Cup World Championships, described as the Super Bowl of thoroughbred horse racing, is coming to the Del Mar Race Track in November 2017, the organization that puts on the races announced.

Port of San Diego Names Chief Policy Adviser

Job Nelson, the former chief of staff for San Diego City Councilwoman Lorie Zapf, was recently named chief policy adviser for the Port of San Diego.

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Rancho Bernardo Elephant Bar Closes as Co. Shutters 16 of Its Locations

The Elephant Bar in Rancho Bernardo was among 16 locations recently closed by the Costa Mesa-based restaurant chain, as part of a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing by its parent firm, S.B. Restaurant Co.

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NBC 7 Buys Kearny Mesa Building for New Studio, Offices

Local network television affiliate NBC 7 San Diego, which is owned by NBCUniversal Media LLC, has completed a $9.6 million acquisition of a Kearny Mesa office building, where it plans to relocate from its current downtown site.

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Inner Peace Now Arriving at Terminal 2

San Diego International Airport has opened its first-ever meditation room, located post-security in Terminal 2.

The Business Events Calendar for the Week of June 23, 2014

Some of the business events scheduled in the county for the week of June 23, 2014.

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New Restaurants Put Their 'Best Food Forward' in Del Mar, Solana Beach

Two new locally owned restaurants recently opened along Via de la Valle in Solana Beach and neighboring Del Mar.

Hillary Clinton Set for Keynote Conversation at BIO Convention

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is scheduled to participate in a keynote conversation at the BIO International Convention at the San Diego Convention Center June 25, according to BIO.

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Hawaiian Airlines Relocates Operations at Lindbergh

Hawaiian Airlines is moving its operations at San Diego International Airport from Terminal 2 East to the recently completed Green Build at Terminal 2 West, effective June 25.

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Kona Kai Resort Nears Completion of $22 Million Makeover

Kona Kai Resort & Marina is nearing completion on the second phase of a $22 million renovation of the Shelter Island property.

Nominations Open For San Diego’s General Counsel Awards

The San Diego Business Journal is now accepting nominations for the 2014 General Counsel Awards, which recognizes excellence in the In-House Counsel community.

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Draft Brings Craft-Brew Stars to Belmont Park

San Diego-based hotel and restaurant operator Eat.Drink.Sleep has opened Draft, a new restaurant and bar at Belmont Park in Mission Beach.

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Sonic Drive-In Opening Newest Local Restaurant in National City

Sonic Drive-In plans a June 23 opening for its newest San Diego County restaurant, to open in National City.