February 3, 2023

		

Jorge Mercado

Jorge Mercado is a staff writer with the Business Times. His beats include technology, agriculture, cannabis, energy and the environment, and higher education.


| Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

Feds allocate $6.3 million to Ventura Harbor, Port of Hueneme

Latest news, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers projects for the Port of Hueneme and Ventura Harbor will receive $6.3 million in federal funding, U.S. Rep. Julia Brownley announced Jan. 26.  The money will be used for the annual dredging of Ventura Harbor and will allocate “donor port” funds for the Port of Hueneme, according to a news Read More →

| Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

SLO’s Digital West acquired by Wave Broadband

Central Coast, Latest news, Technology, Tri-County Economy

Digital West, an internet service provider based in San Luis Obispo, is joining Wave Broadband in an acquisition announced by the two companies on Jan. 26. Wave Broadband is a larger telecommunications company serving over 450,000 customers, with operations in Oregon, Washington and California. Wave has specific ties to the central coast as well, already Read More →

| Friday, January 22nd, 2021

Wall Street loves AeroVironment’s latest acquisition

Banking & Finance, East Ventura County, Latest news, right, Subscriber content, Technology, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, Tri-County Public Companies

This article is only available to Business Times subscribers Subscribers: LOG IN or REGISTER for complete digital access. Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists. Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.

| Friday, January 22nd, 2021

Community choice aggregator brings new energy option to Santa Barbara County

Central Coast, East Ventura County, Energy, Green Coast, Latest news, South Coast, Subscriber content, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County

This article is only available to Business Times subscribers Subscribers: LOG IN or REGISTER for complete digital access. Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists. Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.

| Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Mission Produce reports earnings drop in first post-IPO filing

Agribusiness, Banking & Finance, Earnings, Latest news, Tri-County Economy, Tri-County Public Companies, West Ventura County

Revenue and net income took a hit in the fourth quarter of 2020 for Oxnard-based Mission Produce, as the company released its first earnings report on Jan. 19 since its initial public offering in October. Mission Produce reported revenue totaling $206.8 million for the quarter ended Oct. 31, which was an 11% decrease from the Read More →

| Friday, January 15th, 2021

Corporate donors bail on Congress in wake of Capitol riot

Latest news, Subscriber content

This article is only available to Business Times subscribers Subscribers: LOG IN or REGISTER for complete digital access. Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists. Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.

| Friday, January 15th, 2021

HLB-sniffing dogs find a home in Ventura County

Agribusiness, East Ventura County, Latest news, Subscriber content, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County

This article is only available to Business Times subscribers Subscribers: LOG IN or REGISTER for complete digital access. Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists. Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.