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Alternative proposed to prevent peaker plant along Oxnard coast

By   /  Friday, July 24th, 2015  /  Columns, Energy, Latest news, Top Stories, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Alternative proposed to prevent peaker plant along Oxnard coast

One of the biggest stories in Ventura County these days is the debate over the so-called “peaker plant” proposed by independent power producer NRG to replace a couple of aging power stations along the Oxnard coastline. And, when the Business Times editorialized in favor of building a peaker plant on July 17, we clearly created Read More →

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Who’s next after Firestone Walker investment deal

By   /  Friday, July 24th, 2015  /  Central Coast, Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Who’s next after Firestone Walker investment deal

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Texas taxes too tempting for Ventura bra maker

By   /  Friday, July 24th, 2015  /  Latest news, Small Business, Top Stories, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Texas taxes too tempting for Ventura bra maker

California is not a business-friendly state. So after nearly 22 years in Ventura, Fashion Forms, the company that developed the push-up water bra, is leaving for Austin, Texas. About five California companies per week were making similar moves just a few years ago, fleeing to better business climates. And while that tide has stemmed some, Read More →

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Thousand Oaks connection spurs new startup group

By   /  Friday, July 17th, 2015  /  East Ventura County, Latest news, Technology  /  Comments Off on Thousand Oaks connection spurs new startup group

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Los Olivos AVA to expand wine profile of Santa Ynez Valley

By   /  Friday, July 17th, 2015  /  Central Coast, Columns, Latest news, Wine & Viticulture  /  Comments Off on Los Olivos AVA to expand wine profile of Santa Ynez Valley

  It won’t be long before the region’s wine map will be shaded in with Santa Barbara County’s newest viticultural area, the Los Olivos District, nearly completing a profile of the Santa Ynez Valley as a diverse wine producer. Fred Brander, one of the county’s most senior viticulturists, began exploring the idea of an American Read More →

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Paso Robles craft brewer Firestone Walker gains Belgian partner

By   /  Friday, July 17th, 2015  /  Central Coast, Latest news, Top Stories, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Paso Robles craft brewer Firestone Walker gains Belgian partner

A Belgian Devil has partnered with the Lion and Bear of Paso Robles. Firestone Walker, the 16th largest craft brewer in the United States, announced July 16 that Duvel Moortgat, the 144-year-old, fourth generation family-owned Belgian brewer, has made a hearty investment in the maker of the popular 805 beer. Industry rumors first put the Read More →

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Ventura-based bra maker Fashion Forms is moving to Austin, Texas

By   /  Friday, July 17th, 2015  /  Latest news, Top Stories, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Ventura-based bra maker Fashion Forms is moving to Austin, Texas

Ventura-based bra maker Fashion Forms is moving to Austin, Texas. “I am moving my headquarters and have bought a home in Austin as well, so I will be working out of there,” CEO Ann Deal said in an email to the Business Times. “This transition will be roughly October or November of this year.” The Read More →

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