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Armstrong to beef up business ties

By   /  Friday, April 15th, 2011  /  Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Armstrong to beef up business ties

When the new president of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo took the podium at theannual Central Coast Economic Symposium, April 7, some 350 business leaders did not know what to expect. But by the time Dr. Jeffrey Armstrong finished speaking some 15 minutes later,the audience knew two things. First, afterjust three months on the job, Armstrong has mastered the local geography andlearned quickly about what makes the economy work.

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Postal cutbacks signal crunch in public sector

By   /  Friday, January 14th, 2011  /  Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Postal cutbacks signal crunch in public sector

Between the rise of e-mail and the Great Recession, the U.S. Postal Service hasn’t had an easy decade. Mail volume is down 20 percent since 2006 and the agency has even discussed eliminating Saturday delivery.

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Postal Service weighs cuts in Oxnard

By   /  Friday, January 7th, 2011  /  Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Postal Service weighs cuts in Oxnard

The U.S. Postal Service is considering closing its processing and distribution facility in Oxnard and moving the work to its Goleta facility, a move that would save about $1.8 million and cost the region 79 jobs. The Postal Service has scheduled a public meeting for Jan. 20 in Oxnard to review the proposal. At that Read More →

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Tourism’s rising tide

By   /  Friday, January 7th, 2011  /  Features, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Tourism’s rising tide

After a brighter than expected 2010, tourism forecasters say 2011 will be a year for slow growth and recovery.

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Upbeat, with a caveat

By   /  Friday, January 7th, 2011  /  Features, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Upbeat, with a caveat

Citrus pest could spoil banner year for ag

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Asian psyllid found in La Conchita trap

By   /  Monday, December 27th, 2010  /  Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Asian psyllid found in La Conchita trap

The Asian citrus psyllid has landed in Ventura County

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A renewable market: Giant machines generating green energy

By   /  Monday, December 27th, 2010  /  Green Coast, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on A renewable market: Giant machines generating green energy

Mafi-Trench Co. is building turboexpanders for the renewable energy sector

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