This report details what's going on up north, as this region of the county continues to grow at an amazing pace.

  • Deloitte names San Diego's fastest growing technology companies

    Three North County companies were among those named as San Diego's fastest growing technology companies in Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 Program, and one North County company was honored for its commitment to ethical practices in the marketplace with a 2006 International Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.

  • Jones Day signs 10-year Paseo Del Mar lease

    The international law firm Jones Day, which specializes in intellectual property law, announced last Wednesday that it had signed a 10-year lease for 21,000 square feet of office space in Paseo Del Mar, located within the San Diego Corporate Center.

  • Second high school health care academy established

    Palomar Pomerado Health (PPH), the PPH Foundation, and Rancho Bernardo resident Matt McLaughlin, have partnered with the Ramona Unified School District to establish the second PPH high school Health Care Academy.

  • Escondido votes to proceed with general plan update

    The Escondido City Council voted unanimously last Wednesday night to move forward with the idea of updating its general plan, setting in motion a three year process that one councilman - Sam Abed - thinks will cost the city about $1 million.

  • Solar power provides ray of light

    Rising electric rates, incentive programs and environmental concerns have an ever-increasing number of San Diego County residents and businesses seriously thinking about going solar.

  • Demand is high for Carmel Valley office space

    Carmel Valley continues to be the place where many companies want to be. "Businesses want to be located close to housing for their work force and the executives of those businesses want to be close to their homes in Rancho Santa Fe, Del Mar and La Jolla." said Jason Wood, director of development for Cisterra Partners.

  • Small companies often overlook business interruption and other critical insurance

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Although most small business owners know they need property and casualty insurance for their premises, many don't realize they need specialized insurance coverage to limit their losses from a disaster.

  • New hybrid bus order for ISE

    San Diego-based ISE Corp. has received an order for a Fuel Cell Hybrid Bus to be delivered to the Greater Hartford Transit District in spring 2007.

  • Patriot Scientific adding to patent portfolio

    David Pohl has an issue with the term "patent trolls."

  • Escondido City Council approves Marriott hotel project

    The Escondido City Council approved plans to build a 196-room Marriott Hotel on a city-owned parking lot on Wednesday.

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North County Business Guide - 2005

North County's business community continues to grow at an amazing pace, and many business owners and entrepreneurs are looking for new and exciting ways to promote and further develop their businesses. This report will detail what's going on up north.