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SpaceX could resume rocket launches by November

By   /  Friday, September 23rd, 2016  /  Latest news  /  No Comments

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasts off from Vandenberg Air Force Base on Jan. 17.

SpaceX on Sept. 23 updated the status of an investigation into a recent explosion at a Florida launch pad that postponed a launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base indefinitely. The September explosion indefinitely delayed the launch of a rocket originally scheduled to launch from Vandenberg on Sept. 19, but the company said it could resume Read More →

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Largest industrial building in Thousand Oaks sells for $37 million

By   /  Friday, September 23rd, 2016  /  East Ventura County, Latest news, Real Estate  /  No Comments

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The largest industrial building in Thousand Oaks was sold for $37 million, according to CBRE. Van Nuys-based real estate company Majestic Asset Management purchased the fully leased property at 1461-1475 Lawrence Drive from Austin, Texas-based Western National Life Insurance Co., a subsidiary of AIG. Majestic secured a $26.6 million balance sheet loan for the deal, Read More →

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FDA approves Amgen biosimilar of AbbVie’s Humira

By   /  Friday, September 23rd, 2016  /  East Ventura County, Health Care, Latest news  /  No Comments

Thousand Oaks-based biotech giant Amgen is the region's largest private employer and only blue-chip stock. (Amgen courtesy photo)

The Food and Drug Administration approved Amgen’s Humira biosimilar Sept. 23. Amjevita, formerly known as ABP 501 and made by Thousand Oaks-biotech giant Amgen, replicates the effects of Humira, which is approved to treat nine conditions including rheumatoid arthritis, skin disorders and colon inflammation. Humira, made by Chicago-based competitor AbbVie, typically costs $20,000 per year Read More →

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The 50 fastest-growing companies for 2016

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Ida Kane, chief financial officer of AppFolio, is our inaugural CFO of the Year. (Nik Blaskovich photo) Read More →
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Brown signs bill to streamline CEQA process

By   /  Friday, September 23rd, 2016  /  Latest news, Law, Real Estate  /  No Comments

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Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that aims to expedite and add more transparency to environmental reviews. Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson, D-Santa Barbara, authored Senate Bill 122 along with Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, which strives to streamline the California Environmental Quality Act process. CEQA requires state and local agencies to identify significant environmental impacts of Read More →

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Limoneira declares dividend of 5 cents per common share

By   /  Friday, September 23rd, 2016  /  Agriculture, Earnings, Latest news, Tri-County Public Companies  /  No Comments

A Limoneira lemon orchard in Santa Paula is just one example of agriculture in Ventura County.

Limoneira declared a dividend of 5 cents per common share for stockholders of record as of Oct. 3. The board of directors for the Santa Paula agribusiness and real estate development company announced Sept. 21 that it would pay the dividend Oct. 17. As of 12:34 p.m. Sept. 23, Limoneira stock was up 0.7 percent Read More →

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Redeveloped Miramar resort in Montecito to open in summer 2018

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Previously planned for 186 rooms, the Miramar proposal calls for 170 guestrooms, including 27 oceanfront rooms and suites, among them a freestanding 3,800-square-foot presidential suite. (courtesy image)

The long-awaited redevelopment of the Miramar resort in Montecito will likely come to fruition in summer 2018, Caruso Affiliated announced on Sept. 23. Hong Kong-based luxury resort operator Rosewood Hotels & Resorts will run the Rosewood Miramar Beach Montecito resort at 1555 S. Jameson Lane. The tentative plan is to start site grading in November, Read More →

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