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Crab fishing ban in tri-counties partially lifted

By   /  Monday, January 4th, 2016  /  Central Coast, Latest news  /  Comments Off on Crab fishing ban in tri-counties partially lifted

Tri-county crab fishermen have some reprieve from the near two-month fishing ban. The California Department of Public Health partially lifted the ban on Dec. 31, saying that all crab caught on the mainland south of Piedras Blancas Light Station in northern San Luis Obispo County was safe to eat. Officials have found high levels of Read More →

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Central Coast campaign targets foreign tourists

By   /  Friday, January 1st, 2016  /  Central Coast, Latest news, middle, South Coast, Top Stories, Tourism  /  Comments Off on Central Coast campaign targets foreign tourists

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AppFolio, MindBody must become profitable

By   /  Friday, January 1st, 2016  /  Central Coast, Columns, Latest news, South Coast, Technology  /  Comments Off on AppFolio, MindBody must become profitable

AppFolio and MindBody went through growing pains in 2015, spending more money than they earned. Now, 2016 needs to be the year of profitability. On one hand, AppFolio and MindBody successfully transitioned from promising young startups into growing young companies in 2015. As we head into 2016, though, both companies have yet to answer how Read More →

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Community West Bank expanding into San Luis Obispo

By   /  Wednesday, December 30th, 2015  /  Banking & Finance, Banking Industry, Central Coast, Latest news, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Community West Bank expanding into San Luis Obispo

Goleta-based Community West Bank plans to open a new branch in San Luis Obispo. Community West, which is owned by Community West Bancshares, looks to debut a full-service branch at 4464 Broad Street — its first in San Luis Obispo County. Its sixth tri-county location, pending approval from federal regulators, would open in the third Read More →

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San Luis Obispo’s Digital West Networks acquires AdSmart

By   /  Wednesday, December 30th, 2015  /  Central Coast, Latest news, Small Business  /  Comments Off on San Luis Obispo’s Digital West Networks acquires AdSmart

San Luis Obispo-based Digital West Networks has acquired AdSmart, a mobile advertising software platform. Digital West provides commercial-grade Internet connectivity, colocation and cloud services to businesses. “This strategic acquisition provides a much needed connection between infrastructure delivery and the direct business solutions we can provide on our network,” said Tim Williams, CEO of Digital West. Read More →

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SESLOC opening branch in Santa Maria

By   /  Friday, December 18th, 2015  /  Banking & Finance, Banking Industry, Central Coast, Latest news  /  Comments Off on SESLOC opening branch in Santa Maria

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Uber Wine tough competition for tour operators

By   /  Friday, December 18th, 2015  /  Central Coast, Columns, Latest news, Wine & Viticulture  /  1 Comment

Wine country tour operators in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties have a formidable new competitor. Since April, Uber has been offering Uber Wine, a ride-sharing service to wineries and tasting rooms in the two counties. Michael Amodeo, a spokesman for Uber, said the company has provided thousands of rides to customers looking for Read More →

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