Stories for December 2020
Thursday, December 31
Bobcat Southwest, a San Diego construction equipment dealership with six locations, has been sold.
Wednesday, December 30
Stuyvesant will replace previous President/CEO Randa J. Coniglio and is expected to assume his duties Feb. 1.
BioSpyder Technologies has launched a low- cost COVID-19 testing service.
Electronics maker RF Industries Ltd. reported net income of $159,000, or 2 cents per share, on net sales of $10.7 million in its fourth quarter, which ended Oct. 31.
San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria announced that he has tapped City Councilmember Marni von Wilpert and attorney Gil Cabrera to serve on the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority Board of Directors.
Tuesday, December 29
The La Jolla Institute for Immunology has announced plans for new construction after receiving a gift from John Major, chairman emeritus of the institute’s board of directors, and his wife, Susan.
San Ysidro Health opened a 7,800-square-foot urgent care facility in Chula Vista on Dec. 28. The new center is a partnership with Scripps.
Monday, December 28
Arcturus Therapeutics announced on Dec. 28 that it received approval from the Singapore Health Sciences Authority to proceed with a Phase 2 clinical study of its vaccine candidate ARCT-021, also known as LUNAR-COV19.
Evofem Biosciences Inc. (Nasdaq: EVFM) announced on Dec. 22 that it has entered into an agreement with the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to participate in the Medicaid National Drug Rebate Program, providing access to Phexxi for the Medicaid population effective Jan. 1.
Sunday, December 27
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Episcopal Community Services (ECS) has named Robert Jones as Interim CEO. The current CEO, Lesslie Keller, will be retiring after 13 years in early January 2021.
The SANDAG Board of Directors approved the reinstatement of SR 125 toll violations starting January 5, 2021.
Thursday, December 24
LIFE SCIENCES: Deal Aimed at Improving Outcomes and Changing How Research is Conducted
The hotel will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by DKN Hotels of Irvine.
Wednesday, December 23
FOOD: PureFish Will Offer Three Pre-Fixe Options Delivered to Customers’ Doors
ENTERTAINMENT: San Diego’s Premiere Black Theater Plans for Virtual, Outdoor Productions
The site includes a new, federally qualified health center and a Program for All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), a program designed to address the healthcare needs of elderly individuals 55 years or older.
Tuesday, December 22
BIOTECH: Company Will Launch G7 Next Year, Expands Global Market
Otay Ranch Location Opened Dec. 11, North County and Los Angeles Planned for 2021
Monday, December 21
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DEFENSE: Two Companies Bid to Do Work; Options May Bring Deal to $128M
Sunday, December 20
RETAIL: Virtual Visits, Contactless In-Person Photos with Santa, Among Attractions
TRANSPORTATION: Transdev to Provide Bus Operations Services
CONSTRUCTION: Modular Housing to Be Made Out of Shipping Containers
Thursday, December 17
In Good Company to Sell Chef-Created Frozen Meals via Sustainable Delivery Service
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TECH: Co. Helps Leading Brands Market Themselves Efficiently
Projects include Millenia in Chula Vista
Wednesday, December 16
HOSPITALITY: Supplier Now Offers Key Card Cleaners, Sanitizers
The affair will take place at the organization’s corporate site, San Ysidro Health, Precision park.
Tuesday, December 15
REDEVELOPMENT: Members to Help Determine Future of Sports Arena Site
ENTERTAINMENT: Co. Teams with Universal Music Group for Distribution
Work Will Also Flow to General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
Monday, December 14
RESTARAUNTS: Initiative Provides Jobs, Meals, Training for Restaurant Workers
Custom Content: Life Sciences Leaders Share Insights at Virtual Roundtable Meeting
Sunday, December 13
HEALTHCARE: $403.3M Facility Being Built to Accommodate Growth
TECH: Co. Plans to Offer 30 Solutions for IoT Verticals
CONSTRUCTION: San Marcos High School Students Assist as Part of Trades Program
Friday, December 11
Arcturus Therapeutics is looking to raise $150 million to fund efforts to develop a COVID-19 vaccine.
The Mira Mesa store, opened Dec. 3, is the company’s 21st store in California and is located near the Mira Mesa Mall.
Thursday, December 10
DINING: Dave’s Hot Chicken, Main Chick are the Latest Brands to Open Local Restaurants
Co-Lab Vista, a Multi-Concept Venue, is Scheduled to Open February 2021
Wednesday, December 9
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Sharp HealthCare announced on Dec. 9 that it has collected 1,290 pints of blood at its facilities across the county from employees, their families and friends, as a part of their Sharp Lends a Hand community outreach program.
Tuesday, December 8
DEFENSE: Q4 Adjusted Earnings per Share Come in at $2.82
STARTUP: Firm Will Close $2.5 Million in First Annual Fund
Project Going into Final Design Work Following Recent City Approval
Monday, December 7
SPORTS: Old Stadium Memorabilia Up for Sale as Construction Starts on New Aztec Stadium
Leszczynski, a native San Diegan, joined the museum as executive director in January 2020.
Sunday, December 6
HOUSING: Construction to Begin on $55 Million Encanto Complex
Friday, December 4
Thursday, December 3
HOUSING: Corrugated Metal Featured in Design of Imperial Beach Development
Cork & Knife Escondido Will Offer Close to 100 Wine Varieties
Wednesday, December 2
Tuesday, December 1
HOUSING: 36-Story Apartment Project to Be Among Tallest Downtown
TECH: Startup Aims to Attract Thousands of Developers
Palomar Holdings, Inc. has appointed Angela Grant as its Chief Legal Officer.
Founders First Capital Partners have selected fourteen Black-owned companies for its first cohort.