June 22, 2016

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The California Employment Development Department (EDD) reported a decrease in San Diego’s unemployment rate from 4.5 percent in April to 4.2 percent in May. The new 24 Hour Fitness in Westfield North County mall will hold a grand opening event on Saturday, June 25, 2016, 9:00 a.m., to 3:00 p.m. The community is . . . read more

June 15, 2016

SPECIAL EVENTS A Candlelight Vigil for the victims of the Orlando shooting was on Thursday, June 16, at 7:30 p.m. on Maple Street Plaza. The event was sponsored by Escondido Together, an informal collaboration of Escondido clergy and lay leaders. For information about activities taking place in Escondido, please visit . . . read more

June 8, 2016

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT This week, economic development staff attended an executive focus group at CSUSM to discuss the feasibility of creating EngiBeering,™ a brewing science program that would support the brewing industry. Representatives from Stone Brewing and Offbeat Brewing, in addition to over a dozen other craft breweries from around . . . read more

June 1, 2016

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT A new “living museum” soon will be opening in Downtown Escondido, bringing yet another family-friendly attraction to Escondido. On July 15, EcoVivarium, located at 136 S. Juniper Street, will hold its Grand Opening. EcoVivarium is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit Living Natural History Museum and educational outreach . . . read more