San Diego, California - What San Diego lacks in affordability, it makes up for in standard of living. A new dashboard released today by the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by Bank of America as part of the Regional Jobs Strategy puts San Diego in the top tier for overall standard of living behind competitor metropolitans San Jose and Austin.

San Diego, California - The Board of Directors for the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce voted today to endorse four candidates running for local office in San Diego County municipalities. They are:

San Diego, California - Disaster response officials painstakingly plan ahead for all scenarios, but no two emergencies are alike.  A new National Science Foundation–funded partnership between San Diego State University, the County of San Diego Office of Emergency Services, the American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties and 2-1-1 San Diego aims to better prepare evacuation coordinators and resource managers for ever-changing emergency conditions. The nearly $450,000 National Science Foundation grant will cover three years of study.

San Diego, California - Personnel from Naval Supply Systems Command Global Logistics Support (NAVSUP GLS) helped load supplies for Project Handclasp, the U.S. Navy's humanitarian assistance program, August 23, 2016.

San Diego, California - Confidence among San Diego County businesses continues to fluctuate in this month’s Silvergate Bank-sponsored Business Forecast as the Business Outlook Index tests a new low, dropping to 15.6. Some of this downturn is attributed to businesses offering fewer work hours to employees as summer ends. This month’s Forecast also asked about diversity in the workplace, finding that feelings are mixed as to the importance of diversity on business success and the majority view their industry as adequately diverse. Most notable is the finding that companies that place a high value on diversity in the workplace are far more optimistic over the next few months than firms which see it as less important.

San Diego, California - Center for Information Warfare Training (CIWT) wrapped up the first updated Electronic Warfare Officer (EWO) Course at Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) San Diego, September 16, as part of a training modernization effort for electronic warfare (EW).

San Diego, California - Seven Navy flag officers talked with members of the naval aviation community Sept. 10, participating in a flag panel during the last full day of the 2016 Tailhook Convention in Reno, Nevada.