REDEVELOPMENT: Hotel Being Added to $350M Project
An Australian company - Caydon Property Group – has made significant changes to its plans to redevelop the former California Theater in downtown San Diego.
MEDIA: First Spanish Language Broadcast Studio in Downtown San Diego
Last month, XEWT Channel 12, the station owned and operated by Televisa, opened its first-ever cross-border television studio on this side of the border.
Dutch Airline to Provide Service on European Routes
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has begun offering in-flight Wi-Fi powered by Carlsbad-based Viasat on a limited basis, with plans to expand the service to more of its fleet.
The temporary way-station will open on May 8 and offer approximately 100 parking spaces for drivers to wait for arriving passengers free of charge.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) has 11 San Diego leaders starting a 10-week fundraising challenge to honor local pediatric cancer patients.
TOURISM: Orange Tier Now Allowing Outdoor Events to Resume at Limited Capacity
With 70 miles of coastline and six beach regions, numerous tourist attractions and near perfect weather year-round, it is no surprise that tourism is a major economic driver for San Diego.
TOURISM: Bio Events to Increase Overnight and Day Visits
Tourism and technology are not mutually exclusive. In many ways they lean on each other, support one another.
The ticketed package brings together for the first time a bundled discounted access to the three iconic attractions.
ENTERTAINMENT: Smaller Festival to Replace Annual County Fair
From June 11 to July 4, the Del Mar Fairgrounds will host HOME*GROWN*FUN, a smaller scale alternative to the typical Fair.
TRANSPORTATION: Airport Improvements to Benefit Business Travelers
A $10 million construction project has been completed at Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport for Coast Flight that includes new hangars, a new flight school and fueling facility for private jets and prop planes.
October Showcase Expecting 1,500 Online Viewers
After taking its events completely virtual in 2020 due to COVID-19, Fashion Week San Diego is making a return in a hybrid format.
GAMING: Theresa Grady Has Spent 4 Years at Jamul, 14 Years in Casino Settings
Theresa Grady has been promoted to chief financial officer of Jamul Casino.
As part of its mission to make art accessible to everyone, the Museum of Photographic Arts is offering guests the option to choose their admission price through the Pay What You Wish Program.
REAL ESTATE: Redevelopment Project to Focus on History and What Once Was
When it opened in 1946, Bob Hope was the first guest at the Historic Lafayette Hotel in North Park and Ava Gardner was among the many Hollywood luminaries of the era who stayed there.
In addition to the partnership with Total Power, Wonderbus plans to install solar panels, among other environmentally conscious efforts.`