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Hummingbird Nest rezoning paves way for Simi’s first 5-star resort

By   /  Friday, May 16th, 2014  /  East Ventura County, Real Estate, South Coast, Top Stories, Tourism, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Hummingbird Nest rezoning paves way for Simi’s first 5-star resort

Texas billionaire David Saperstein has finally secured approval to have Hummingbird Nest Ranch rezoned, paving the way for Simi Valley’s first five-star resort.

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The Bank of Santa Barbara CEO steps down

By   /  Wednesday, May 14th, 2014  /  Banking & Finance, Banking Industry, South Coast, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on The Bank of Santa Barbara CEO steps down

The Bank of Santa Barbara is seeking a new CEO as it races to comply with a regulatory order related to violations of Bank Secrecy Act reporting rules.

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Rupert: IT and finance lead Santa Barbara County growth

By   /  Monday, May 12th, 2014  /  Banking & Finance, Central Coast, South Coast, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Rupert: IT and finance lead Santa Barbara County growth

Led by “off the charts” growth in the information technology, banking and finance sectors, Santa Barbara County is outpacing California when it comes to economic growth.

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Costly eye drug drives up region’s Medicare bills

By   /  Friday, May 9th, 2014  /  Central Coast, East Ventura County, Features, Health Care, South Coast, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Costly eye drug drives up region’s Medicare bills

A Santa Barbara eye doctor and a drug that costs $2,000 per dose are at the center of the debate over how to control the spiraling cost of Medicare.

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Cal Poly students tap crowdfunding to build playground in South Africa

By   /  Friday, May 9th, 2014  /  Nonprofits, Real Estate, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Cal Poly students tap crowdfunding to build playground in South Africa

A group of Cal Poly landscape architecture students and alumni are working to make the world a better place, one playground at a time.

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Local shopkeepers challenge the chains on State Street

By   /  Friday, May 2nd, 2014  /  Columns, Real Estate  /  Comments Off on Local shopkeepers challenge the chains on State Street

Changes are afoot along the region’s main retail corridor, and for the most part its mom-and-pop shops that are giving downtown Santa Barbara a new lease on life. Let’s take a closer look.

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Developers buy land from city for Thousand Oaks industrial complex

By   /  Friday, April 25th, 2014  /  East Ventura County, Real Estate, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Developers buy land from city for Thousand Oaks industrial complex

Martin Teitelbaum and Hugh Cassar have launched a joint venture called Conejo Merchant to develop an industrial and commercial condominium complex at the site.

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