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U.S. Bank’s $8B deal to buy Union Bank could make it region’s biggest banking company

By   /  Tuesday, September 21st, 2021  /  Banking & Finance, Banking Industry, Central Coast, East Ventura County, Latest news, left, South Coast, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on U.S. Bank’s $8B deal to buy Union Bank could make it region’s biggest banking company

Editor’s Note: This article was originally posted Sept. 21 and updated Sept. 23 with more reporting about the pending bank merger. Union Bank’s 29-branch network in the Tri-Counties will become part of U.S. Bank in an $8 billion deal that will give Union Bank’s Japanese parent a nearly 3% stake in Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp. In Read More →

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Our view: Favorable winds for offshore energy

By   /  Friday, March 1st, 2019  /  Banking & Finance, Banking Industry, Editorials, Energy, Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our view: Favorable winds for offshore energy

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Dubroff: Lehman Brothers collapse changed Central Coast forever

By   /  Friday, September 14th, 2018  /  Columns, Latest news  /  Comments Off on Dubroff: Lehman Brothers collapse changed Central Coast forever

Henry Dubroff

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Details emerge of Melchiori’s felony charges, civil lawsuits

By   /  Friday, June 10th, 2016  /  Latest news  /  Comments Off on Details emerge of Melchiori’s felony charges, civil lawsuits

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Fraud charges cap sad demise of Melchiori

By   /  Friday, June 10th, 2016  /  Editorials, Education, Latest news, Opinion, Real Estate, Tourism  /  Comments Off on Fraud charges cap sad demise of Melchiori

It was an iconic company among general contractors and its rise marked a pivot point in Santa Barbara’s emergence as a hub for tourism and technology in the 1990s. Ugo Melchiori, an immigrant from Northern Italy, turned skills as a craftsman into a business that, beginning in the late 1980s, was nearly as powerful as Read More →

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Former president of Melchiori Construction charged with 47 felonies

By   /  Thursday, June 2nd, 2016  /  Latest news  /  Comments Off on Former president of Melchiori Construction charged with 47 felonies

The Santa Barbara County District Attorney’s Office filed a criminal complaint against Mark Melchiori, the former president of Melchiori Construction Co., the office announced on June 2. Melchiori is charged with 47 felony counts, including diversion of construction funds, insurance fraud, violations of the unemployment insurance code, prevailing wage fraud, embezzlement, grand theft and conspiracy to Read More →

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Rush developed CSUCI into source of pride

By   /  Friday, April 15th, 2016  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Rush developed CSUCI into source of pride

Call him the Socrates of Camarillo. That’s the clever phrase used by Sage Publications CEO Blaze Simqu in tribute to outgoing CSU Channel Islands President Richard Rush. And while the line got a big laugh from the 900 people who attended Rush’s retirement dinner in Simi Valley on April 9, it is more than a Read More →

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