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A Sea Change for Bumble Bee

Bumble Bee CEO Chris Lischewski on how partnering with the Padres has raised his company's local profile, the push to label genetically modified foods, and why Americans are eating less seafood.

California’s Still Struggling to Set Up SHOP

The program, which provides insurance subsidies to businesses with fewer than 25 employees, has been beset by delays and technical problems. “It’s absolutely making me crazy,” says one Del Mar business owner.

San Diego’s Crafty Subsidy

The city is thinking of giving two breweries a subsidy to keep them from expanding elsewhere. And it's getting creative: This particular benefit hasn't been used since in 2001.

Meet San Diego’s Digital Mafia

When big companies want TV or print advertising, they head to New York's Madison Avenue. But when they want mobile apps and other digital marketing campaigns, they increasingly turn to San Diego startups.


Pump the Brakes on the Hillcrest Bike Route

Let’s have a clear understanding about the impact of these proposed bike lanes, and the alternatives available. Residents and business owners need this before we can stand behind the project.

Pot Goes Pro

As the city considers a new ordinance to allow medical marijuana dispensaries, the industry's advocates have moved beyond getting pissed off and demanding action.