Cengage and Goodwill Industries of San Diego County Offer Career Training and Skills Development Resources for Veterans and Military Families

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cengage and Goodwill Industries of San Diego County today announced that free online career advancement and soft skills training is available for local veterans and military families. Funded by a grant from the United Services Automobile Association (USAA), the program is open through December 2020 and ...
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Gas Prices Remain Stable In San Diego County

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County was unchanged Wednesday for the third time in four days (Shutterstock) SAN DIEGO — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County was unchanged Wednesday for the third time in four days, remaining at $4.058. The average price is ...
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San Diego taking steps to revive landmark water recycling program amid legal dispute

San Diego took key legal steps Tuesday aimed at reviving efforts to construct the city’s $4 billion Pure Water pipeline, which was abruptly halted this summer by a legal dispute over the use of unionized construction workers. The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to remove pro-union language from contracts for Pure Water, a recycling ...
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'Pot Professor' Leads Business of Cannabis Course at San Diego City College

A community college class in San Diego is giving a whole new meaning to “higher education.” San Diego City College now offers a two-credit course on the Business of Cannabis. It’s the first publicly-subsidized college course on cannabis in California and Tuesday marked the first day of class. “Many people thought this is crazy,” recal ...
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Gas Price Unchanged For 2nd Consecutive Day In San Diego County

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County was unchanged Monday for the second consecutive day (Shutterstock) SAN DIEGO — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County was unchanged Monday for the second consecutive day following a four-day streak of increases totaling 3 ...
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New San Diego regional energy program looking at 720,000 potential customers

Specifics still need to be hammered out but the contours of the new community choice aggregation, or CCA, program made up of five cities in the greater San Diego region are beginning to take shape. The cities of San Diego, La Mesa, Encinitas, Chula Vista and Imperial Beach formed a joint powers authority Oct. 1 to govern the CCA and ...
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San Diego County home sales jumped in September

Home sales in San Diego County jumped 14.7 percent in September from the same time last year, which analysts largely attribute to a drop in mortgage rates. There were 3,393 sales in September, said CoreLogic data provided by DQNews, up from 2,959 in September 2018. At the same time, home prices were mainly stagnant. The median home price was $ ...
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San Diego home-price gains tick up but remain below U.S. average

Home prices were up 2.3 percent annually in the San Diego metropolitan area as of August, said the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices released Tuesday. The gain was part of a continued reversal of fortunes for San Diego since mortgage interest rates started to drop. For months, the metro area was at the bottom of the 20-city index. Still ...
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Gas Prices Fall For 17th Straight Day In San Diego County

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County dropped Thursday for the 17th consecutive day, decreasing 1.5 cents to $4.066. (Shutterstock) SAN DIEGO — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County dropped Thursday for the 17th consecutive day, decreasing 1.5 cents to $4.066.
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Nationwide transit ridership is plummeting: Can San Diego’s high-speed rail proposal buck the trend?

SAN DIEGO — Elected officials are preparing to ask San Diegans to approve not one but two tax increases to fund billions of dollars in bus and rail investments, including a San Diego Grand Central Station to connect riders to the airport. The ask comes at a time when many cities around the country — from Atlanta to Houston to Los Angeles ...
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