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Walt Disney Co. is proposing a $1 billion expansion at its Disneyland theme park in Anaheim that would include new attractions, parking and other infrastructure improvements – and it wants a tax break in exchange.
Aliso Viejo-based Johnny Rockets said Warsaw-based HDS Polska Group plans to open 10 Johnny Rockets over the next 10 years in Poland.
A Dubai-based private equity firm bought 14 Johnny Rockets franchised restaurants in the United Arab Emirates from the franchisee group that runs them.
Newport Beach-based real estate investment trust RichUncles LLC has received a $3 million loan from Pacific Mercantile Bank in Costa Mesa.
Aliso Viejo-based Cianna Medical Inc. has raised $4 million, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing.
Irvine-based Sabra Health Care REIT Inc. said today that it bought four nursing homes in Maryland for $234 million.
Orange County’s economy is expected to add about 47,000 jobs through this year and another 41,000 in 2016, according to an updated estimate by Chapman University’s Argyros School of Business and Economics.
Irvine-based Juice It Up said Albuquerque franchisee It Takes Two LLC plans to add two locations in New Mexico.
The University of California-Irvine has received $2.7 million from the New York City-based Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to broaden access to its Ph.D. program in Humanities by providing funding for tuition and teaching fellowships.
Fountain Valley-based Hyundai Motor America and its nonprofit, Hope on Wheels, will present a final $2 million installment of a $10 million research grant to Children’s Hospital of Orange County on Thursday.
Alliant Insurance Services Inc. has received “a significant equity investment” from Stone Point Capital LLC, which now is the largest shareholder of the Newport Beach-based insurance brokerage firm.
Santa Ana-based Ingram Micro Inc. has acquired two companies that add to its higher-margin and growing recycling and mobile services business.
Irvine-based WPT Enterprises Inc., which runs the World Poker Tour, has been acquired for $35 million by one of China’s largest gaming companies.
Anna’s Linens Inc. in Costa Mesa has started what it describes as a going-out-of-business sale at its 252 retail locations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
The unemployment rate in Orange County ticked up in May despite an increase of 13,000 jobs.
Founders of the Column Five Inc. ad agency said they have secured $2.15 million in seed money to grow their side endeavor, Visage Inc. in Irvine.
The Food and Drug Administration Wednesday approved Irvine-based Edwards Lifesciences Corp.’s Sapien 3 less-invasive heart valve.
Allergan Plc will buy Westlake Village, Calif.-based Kythera Biopharmaceuticals Inc. for cash and stock valued at $2.1 billion.
Costa Mesa-based Fisker Automotive and Technology Group said in a press release that its first U.S manufacturing plant for the relaunch of the Karma hybrid electric car will be in Moreno Valley.
Santa Ana-based Ingram Micro Inc. has furthered its reach in the Middle East by acquiring the assets of Arabian Applied Technology, the largest value-added reseller in Saudi Arabia.
Irvine startup Connectifier has raised $6.5 million in a Series A funding round led by True Ventures in Palo Alto.
Irvine-based Habit Restaurants Inc. plans to open its first restaurant in Florida on June 24 in Delray Beach.
Anna’s Linens Inc. in Costa Mesa filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on June 14 with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California.
Irvine-based Standard Pacific Corp. said it would combine with Westlake Village-based Ryland Group Inc. in a deal valued at $5.2 billion, which news reports said would create the fourth-largest homebuilder in the U.S.
Laguna Hills-based device maker Glaukos Corp. has officially opened its upcoming initial public offering, according to a federal filing.