• Sat. Oct 24th, 2020

San Diego – Based Illumina Hires Dr. Alex Aravanis as CTO

Illumina recently announced they have signed on Dr. Alex Aravanis as Chief Technology Officer. Dr. Aravanis will be responsible for leading Illumina’s research and technology development functions and the innovation…

Del Mar Beaches to Re-Open Thursday Morning!

A nice piece of good news this morning! According to a post on the KUSI news site, the City of Del Mar has decided to open up the beach again!…

San Diego-based Illumina’s Donation to the Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention Expands Capability for COVID-19 Surveillance

San Diego-based Illumina, Inc. has announced that the African Union Commission, on behalf of the Africa Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is receiving a $1.4 million donation of…

Bill Gates Buys Beachfront Compound in Del Mar for $43 Million

Perhaps the biggest news locally this week (besides that the beaches may open on a limited basis on Monday) is that Bill Gates and his wife Melinda have reportedly purchased…

KB Home Earns 10th ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award

KB Home recently announced that it has been named an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award Winner for an unprecedented 10th consecutive year by the U.S.…

Encinitas is Trending on Twitter

Encinitas California is currently trending on Twitter. They are holding a protest on Pacific Coast Highway to protest the beaches and hiking trails being closed. Many of the comments are…

It’s All About the Kids Food Pantry in San Diego Needs Your Help!

Yesterday It’s All About the Kids Food Pantry in San Diego gave away over 29,000 pounds of food to 965 families in less than 4 hours! That means that over…

Featured Non-Profit: Sisters Rising Worldwide

This morning I was on an online video conference between Salesforce and Mark Cuban with A LOT of other people. In the chat section, I posted that I would link…

Rents Already Dropping Like a Rock, Home Values to Follow

According to an article posted the other day on the Los Angeles Fox 11 newsite at FoxLA.com, rents are already dropping in the Los Angeles region due to the effects…

Kilroy Realty Corporation Wins 2020 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award

Kilroy Realty Corporation announced today that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has for the seventh year in a row recognized KRC as an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year.…