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Proposed legislation could prevent the city of Coronado from receiving almost $60 million it is scheduled to be repaid for loans it made to its former redevelopment agency before it was dissolved.

(AP) -- A rock-climbing area at Joshua Tree National Park has been temporarily closed because two nesting raptors have made it their home.

The Downtown San Diego hotel will be expanded from 80,000 square feet to nearly 240,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event venues.


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A new ELECTRI International research project is now available to NECA members: Next Steps in Portability as a Means to Improve the Electrical Construction Industry and Benefit IBEW Membership.

San Diego Unified School District's capital improvements are funded by two General Obligation bond measures -- Propositions S and Z. A board-approved phasing plan for bond projects is being implemented by the district's Facilities Planning and Construction Division.


Business and professional groups have a range of activities planned this week.

Efficient, flexible spaces near an urban core with easy access to services may define new trends in property design as developers try to appeal to the next wave of homebuyers: the millennials.

(Bloomberg) -- Brazilian homeowners who profited by renting out their homes during the soccer World Cup last year are aiming to cash in again when Rio de Janeiro hosts the 2016 Olympics, this time with official help.

Whenever you drive past an orange cone or a detour sign in San Diego, they're very likely the pride and joy of Candace Friedman, who has been providing safety products from her National City company, Acme Safety and Supply, since 1999.

As a young girl growing up in Cincinnati, Patricia Trauth developed a deep appreciation of art from her mother, and nature from her maternal grandfather. Today, as principal landscape architect in the San Diego office of AECOM, a global interdisciplinary architecture, engineering and construction firm, she uses her artistic skills by designing public spaces with natural elements for the betterment of the public.

As a young girl interested in architecture and construction, Carmen Vann was fortunate to live in Washington, D.C., an area that provided ample opportunities to get involved in both fields.


Chief among the risks of local companies' data being hacked is the domino effect that could harm larger companies and agencies they do business with, such as the city of San Diego, an official warned.

A couple of months into the year and contractors were keeping ahead of 2014's pace for newly signed building construction contracts.


San Diego-based KCM Group, a construction management and consulting services firm, has hired Katie Yee as the company’s director of business development.

Reconstruction has been completed at the Porto Siena housing complex located in Little Italy at the corner of India and Cedar streets.

Thousands of signatures for and against One Paseo are now being tallied and verified by the San Diego County Registrar of Voters as the effort to put the 1.4-million-square-foot mixed-use development on a referendum enters its next chapter.

(AP) -- Its days may be numbered but it looks as if Los Angeles' seedy, long-abandoned Sunset Pacific Hotel may be going out in style.

At its Feb. 10 meeting, the Board of Education received the annual independent audit for the district's capital improvement bond program.


Escondido-based Baker Electric Solar announced Tuesday its receipt of two separate awards from the solar panel manufacturer SunPower for its performance as a SunPower dealer in 2014.

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