OC BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY NEWS
Southwest Airlines will fly from from Long Beach Airport to Oakland International Airport starting June 5.
The S&P 500 was flat in midday trading at 2,063.95
Digital First Media, the new owner of the Orange County Register, has parted ways with several members of prior owner Freedom Communications Inc.’s senior management team, according to sources close to the matter.
University of California-Irvine will launch an e-sports program this fall with a new arena equipped with high-end gaming PCs, a staging area for League of Legends competitions and a live webcasting studio at the Student Center.
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has approved a glaucoma device made by Laguna Hills-based Glaukos Corp.
Longtime Orange County medical device executive James V. Mazzo has asked a judge for a stay in his federal insider trading case, according to court papers.
Cargigi Inc. in Irvine was acquired by eBay Inc. on undisclosed terms.
The S&P 500 was up 0.3% in midday trading to 2,061.36.
Broadcom Ltd. said in a lawsuit that Space Exploration Technologies Corporation—SpaceX—recruited engineers away from the chip maker after soliciting Broadcom's services and then declining to work with them.
St. Regis Monarch Beach in Dana Point will drop its “flag” and change its name to Monarch Beach Resort on June 1.
Newport Beach-based Alliance HealthCare Services Inc. said today that Fujian Thai Hot Investment Co. completed its purchase of a majority stake in the medical imaging company.
Irvine-based private equity firm Lotus Innovations has hired Ommid Bavarian as chief financial officer.
The S&P 500 was up 0.5% in midday trading to 2,046.42
The Wet Seal LLC in Irvine hired Judd Tirnauer as its executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective May 1.
A University of California-Irvine scientific team has received $8 million from the U.S. Department of Defense to help develop a vaccine for Q fever, a highly infectious agent common among livestock.
The S&P 500 was up 0.3% in midday trading to 2,042.32.
Adaptive Medias Inc. in Irvine said it plans to combine with AdSupply Inc. and move its headquarters to Culver City.
Markets are closed today for the Good Friday holiday.
Bankrupt Corinthian Colleges Inc., based in Santa Ana, was ordered to pay $820 million in restitution to its former students, plus civil penalties of more than $350 million, in a judgment handed down Wednesday.
Aliso Viejo-based Microsemi Corp. has agreed to sell its embedded security, RF, microwave and custom microelectronics businesses for $300 million to Mercury Systems Inc.
The S&P 500 was down 0.4% in midday trading to 2,028.55.
Fountain Valley-based MemorialCare Health System will be cutting 194 jobs as part of its planned closure of the San Clemente location of its Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, according to a state filing.
Lake Forest-based Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide Inc. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
The S&P 500 was down 0.4% in midday trading to 2,041.96.
Australia-based online retailer SurfStitch Group Ltd. named Lex Pedersen and Justin Stone co-chief executives.