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PureSpectrum acquires Happy Market Research  

Staff Report I 7 hours ago

Westlake Village-based survey and analytics company PureSpectrum announced Jan. 22 that it had acquired Fresno research and podcast company Happy Market Research. As part of Read More →

Grand opening celebration Jan. 23 at The Junction at Wagon Wheel  

Staff Report I 5 hours ago

Oakwood Communities is hosting the grand opening for its luxury rental community at The Junction at Wagon Wheel in Oxnard from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Jan. 23. Read More →

Cottage Health, PATH Santa Barbara partner to provide beds for homeless  

Staff Report I 4 hours ago

Cottage Health will partner with PATH Santa Barbara to provide services to discharged patients in order to provide appropriate care and minimize the risk of Read More →

Teledyne beats analyst estimates with record net income  

Staff Report I 2 hours ago

Thousand Oaks-based tech conglomerate Teledyne Technologies reported a 10 percent increase in sales in 2018, topping $2.9 billion, and far exceeded analyst estimates with earnings Read More →

PG&E arranges $5.5 billion to fund operations during bankruptcy process  

Staff Report I 18 hours ago

By Jim Efstathiou Jr. and Molly Smith Bloomberg News Pacific Gas & Electric expects its looming bankruptcy to take about two years to resolve and Read More →

Sierra Bancorp earnings fall short of analyst estimates  

Staff Report I 23 hours ago

Sierra Bancorp, parent of Bank of the Sierra with branches in the Tri-Counties, reported net income of $7.9 million for the fourth quarter ended Dec. Read More →

ZPower partners with Oaktree Products to sell hearing aid batteries  

Staff Report I 2 days ago

Camarillo-based ZPower, a rechargeable microbattery technology company, will partner with national clinical supply hearing distributor Oaktree Products to make hearing aid replacement batteries more accessible to Read More →

Edison looks to shift the blame for Montecito mudslides  

Glenn Rabinowitz I 2 days ago

By Edvard Pettersson Bloomberg News Edison International said much of the damage from the mudslides that swept through Montecito last year was the result of Read More →

Electric vehicle charging startup EVmatch will add commercial hosts  

Staff Report I 5 days ago

Santa Barbara electric vehicle charging startup EVmatch will add commercial hosts to its network beginning in February, enabling businesses to install and monetize EV chargers. Read More →

Limoneira opens sales office in Vietnam  

Staff Report I 5 days ago

Limoneira’s international expansion continued Jan. 18 with the announcement that the Santa Paula agribusiness had opened a regional sales office in Ho Chi Minh City, Read More →

5 Gymboree stores in the Tri-Counties closing  

Staff Report I 5 days ago

Gymboree Group, a national children’s clothing retailer, will shut down after going bankrupt, according to Bloomberg News, which reported about 10,000 jobs could be affected. Read More →

CLU, Moorpark College target middle schoolers  

Annabelle Blair I 5 days ago

With educators and business leaders across Ventura County pointing to college and career readiness as a pillar of economic and community health, two higher education Read More →

Winery of the Year award goes to the Riboli family  

Tom Bronzini I 5 days ago

Three years after Justin Vineyards & Winery was honored as American Winery of the Year by Wine Enthusiast magazine, another winery prominent in Paso Robles Read More →

East Ventura County malls use museums to draw shoppers  

Annabelle Blair I 5 days ago

Amid the era of online retail giants, East Ventura County malls continue to look for ways to compete and evolve, turning to experiences that online Read More →

Cerro Alto Ranch owners agree to conserve property  

Annabelle Blair I 5 days ago

The Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo County has permanently protected the 540-acre Cerro Alto Ranch with a voluntary conservation easement. “Permanently conserving Cerro Alto Read More →
Henry Dubroff

Dubroff: Lack of workforce housing driving companies away  

Henry Dubroff I 5 days ago

First it was Dallas. Then South Florida. Now it’s Atlanta. Just as California’s top officials are beginning to think longer term about solutions to the Read More →

Our view: Government shutdown should end immediately  

Henry Dubroff I 5 days ago

The Central Coast economy is driven by an entrepreneurial ecosystem that is dependent on certain government functions. We need a steady flow of Small Business Read More →

Sengupta: Businesses should be getting back to basics  

Guest commentary I 5 days ago

By Sumantra Sengupta To say that we live in a somewhat turbulent economy is probably an understatement. The stock markets are volatile, the price of Read More →

Newton lays down the law for 5G innovation  

Guest commentary I 5 days ago

By David Newton A lightning-fast network makes the hottest electronics product-service innovations deliver on their value. That is why the the buzz at the 2019 Read More →

Hearing on Aera Energy’s East Cat Canyon proposal draws big crowd  

Marissa Nall I 5 days ago

A planning hearing on an environmental impact report for Aera Energy’s East Cat Canyon proposal drew more than 150 people, including dozens of protesters, union Read More →

Invoca expanding team with new office in Denver area  

Staff Report I 6 days ago

Santa Barbara-based call analytics company Invoca opened a new office in the Denver metro area Jan. 17, allowing it to expand its team to 30 Read More →

FDA committee OKs Amgen’s Evenity  

Staff Report I 6 days ago

A U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory committee voted in favor of a new approval for Amgen’s osteoporosis treatment Evenity for use by postmenopausal women. Read More →

Ventura County Treasury Pool gets highest rating from Standard & Poor’s  

Staff Report I 6 days ago

Standard & Poor’s reaffirmed its high rating of the Ventura County Treasury Pool at “AAAf” and “S1+” levels. Ventura County is one of only three Read More →

Bill would incentivize employers to help with student loans  

Staff Report I 6 days ago

Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) introduced The Student Loan Repayment Assistance Act on Jan. 17 to incentivize employers to offer student loan repayment assistance. “Student Read More →

Brownley bill would protect veterans from financial abuse  

Staff Report I 6 days ago

Congresswoman Julia Brownley (D-Westlake Village) introduced a bill to protect veterans from financial fraud and abuse on Jan. 16. The Protect Veterans from Financial Fraud Read More →