• Sat. Jan 23rd, 2021

Miami-based MONAT Wins “Brand of the Year” at Think Global Awards

Global healthy-aging haircare and skincare innovator, MONAT Global Corp (MONAT), received the Brand of the Year award at the 2020 Think Global Awards for outstanding performance. The Think Global Forum is designed to provide…

San Diego’s Sorrento Therapeutics May Be First Viable Vaccine for COVID-19

San Diego-based Sorrento Therapeutics recently announced that its anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibody, STI-1499, demonstrated 100% inhibition of SARS-CoV-2 virus infection in an in vitro virus infection experiment at a very low antibody concentration. As…

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…