Mariel Concepcion

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Smokin J’s Opening Brick and Mortar Store in Old Poway

Mobile Business to Go On Back Burner for Now

At its peak and since launching in 2017, Smokin J’s BBQ has averaged 60 events a month.

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Wide Appeal Expected From Renovated Mission Bay Resort

TOURISM: Name Change, $21M Renovation Set to Debut in January

A year after Pebblebrook Hotel Trust became its owner and after completing a $21 million renovation, San Diego Mission Bay Resort will open January 2020.

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Dinner Lets You Savor Sights, Sounds and, of Course, Food

DINING: Diners and Even Chefs Find a Creative Experience

From February 6, 2020 to March 8, 2020, Dinner With A View will set up its pop-up dining experience — where guests dine in domes — in San Diego’s Liberty Station.

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Fast-Casual Mediterranean Chain Plans 10th S.D. Location

DINING: Restaurant’s Healthful Reputation Gives It Room to Experiment

In 2018, Daphne’s Inc., a Mediterranean fast-casual restaurant chain, was acquired by Los Angeles-based Elite Restaurant Group for an undisclosed amount.

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Blenders’ Founder Sells 70% Equity Stake In Sunglasses Co.

CEO Says Team to Remain the Same; Co. to Keep P.B. HQs

In early October, Blenders Eyewear founder Chase Fisher told San Diego Business Journal the company had grown its revenue by 300% in the last two years.

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Jack in the Box’s Lenny Comma Resigns

Jack in the Box’s CEO, Lenny Comma, will be stepping down.

SpringBoard West Taps Into Music And Mentorship

Band Bootcamp Gives Artists a Learning Experience

SpringBoard West music fest was founded in 2012 and which takes place annually in Ocean Beach.

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Carnival Miracle to Make 13 Homeported Journeys From San Diego

ECONOMICS: Cruise Line’s Local Impact To Reach $26 Million

Seven years since it last departed from the Port of San Diego, Carnival Cruise Line launched its winter schedule.

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BurgerIM Opens Linda Vista Location

According to a press release, BurgerIM is located on Linda Vista Road in Linda Vista.

There May Be Gold in Those Kids’ Goals

App Creator Sees Room For Expansion to Include Books, Possible TV Shows

Seven years after founding BottomZz Up, a potty-training product via her multimedia production company eCubed Designs LLC.

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