Business

Small Business Saturday Nov. 28

  Escondido’s Downtown Businesses are coming together again on Small Business Saturday to bring you another holiday shopping experience.  A spokesman for the Downtown Business Association (DBA) told The Times-Advocate, “Our goal is to give shoppers options that make them feel comfortable.  We are creating an on-line gift guide to highlight specific gift opportunities from each of our participating merchants […]

Cork & Knife to open in Escondido in Late November

Slated to open in Escondido in late November, Cork & Knife is a small production wine store that will offer close to 100 varieties of vino. Customers will be invited to browse the selections of wine either in person, or on Cork & Knife’s website, where they can purchase bottles directly.  Cork & Knife will also specialize in artisan meats […]

New Vintage Church has housewarming

Sunday the New Vintage Church held a ribbon cutting and housewarming for its new sanctuary, otherwise known as “The Grand.” The edifice was built to provide a place for the church to meet, but also as a gift to the community of Escondido.   Photos courtesy David Zumaya, My San Diego North County

Restrictions will stress the business community


Don’t look now but Thanksgiving, Christmas and the New Year are right around the corner. With the way this year is going I think most of us can’t wait for the New Year. Now more than ever the Chamber asks that you support local businesses, particularly during the holidays. The latest restrictions are going to stress the business community even […]

Palomar Medical Center Escondido named America’s 100 Best in four specialties

Palomar Medical Center (PMC) Escondido is one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery, Joint Replacement, Spine Surgery and Stroke Care according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems. Every year, Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance at nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide for 32 of the most common inpatient procedures and conditions […]

PMC Escondido among nation’s top performing hospitals for heart attack patients

Palomar Medical Center Escondido has received the Chest Pain – MI Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award for outstanding treatment of heart attack patients from the American College of Cardiology. The hospital is one of only 140 in the nation to receive this award. “As a Platinum Performance Award recipient, Palomar Medical Center Escondido has established itself as a leader in […]

The Super Dentists save Halloween 2020

The Super Dentists love to celebrate Halloween and 2020 is no different. Their superheroes are working hard to Save Halloween with a special and safe drive-thru Halloween. So, grab your Super Family and quarantine crew for a 2020-style Halloween celebration, Saturday, Oct. 31 from 11 a.m. ¬– 1 p.m. in the parking lot of their Kearny Mesa office, 9737 Aero […]

Hawthorne Cat opens Escondido branch

Hawthorne Cat, the exclusive Cat equipment dealer in San Diego, the Hawaiian Islands and the Pacific Region, has opened a new retail showroom in Escondido.  The Hawthorne Escondido branch was recently remodeled with the addition of a new showroom and service capabilities. Hawthorne Cat now offers everyday consumables for Cat products such as oils, filters, and grease, all in one […]

North County Business Expo Sept. 30

My San Diego North County is sponsoring the 5th Annual Business Expo happening Wednesday, September 30 beginning at 1 p.m. Join the group online for special business presentations and lots of networking. My North County also sponsors the weekly Online Business Networking Tuesday Mornings, 8– 9 a.m.  Register online for the event and use the Zoom link on the event […]

Santa Ana is coming to town

By JAMES ROWTEN, CEO of the Escondido Chamber of Commerce Summer is gone but, we know better here in Escondido. We’re in the beginnings of our Santa Ana season, and caution/alert should be the norm. No need to remind us of what this means and what precautions we should’ve already taken. Just note that if you haven’t taken precautions, please […]


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