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Boulevard News- Nov 2020

Blvd Businesses Opening, Pivoting & Partnering During Covid Yes, it is a confusing time to open a business, so let these individuals who opened on The Boulevard during the pandemic demonstrate that as long as you are a confident entrepreneur, that there is never a wrong...

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Boulevard News- Sep 2020

Safety in Style- Facemasks & Fashion in City Heights As part of the Mingei Museum’s inaugural San Diego Design Week, the International Rescue Committee Small Business Development Center (IRC SBDC), The El Cajon Boulevard Business Improvement Association (BIA), and Bohdi Tree Concerts presents Safety in Style:...

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Boulevard News- July 2020

Wear a Mask to Save Lives As California continues to fight COVID-19, it’s critical that we all do our part to reduce transmission and keep our communities safe. One of the best ways to achieve this is to wear a mask or face covering. https://youtu.be/-MQrwWmFEu0 The Boulevard has...

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Boulevard News- June 2020

Fair@44 Expands Distribution Center- Locally Designed Facemasks, Fresh Fruit, Pantry Items and More! With such a great turn out at the Fair@44’s weekly Fresh Fruit Swap, and a very generous grant from County Supervisor Nathan Fletcher’s office to purchase essential goods, more partners are aligning to...

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Boulevard News – March 2020

The Boulevard BIA teams up with ULI San Diego-Tijuana for 3rd consecutive Economic Development Tour The El Cajon Boulevard Business Improvement Association (Boulevard BIA), in partnership with the Urban Land Institute (ULI) San Diego-Tijuana, will present the “Blvd. 20/20 Opportunity Tour 3.0” on Friday, March...

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Boulevard News – January 2020

Third Annual Boulevard Mardi Gras Crawl Join us for the third annual Boulevard Mardi Gras Crawl in North Park on Sunday, Feb. 23. The travelling party, led by a festive New Orleans-style brass band, will include stops at a diverse mix of local businesses,...

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Boulevard News – October 2019

Gypsy Magic For several years, Janessa gained tremendous experience working in the cannabis industry by managing a medical marijuana dispensary in San Diego.  This is where she was introduced to CBD (Cannabidiol), a compound found in the Cannabis plant. Unlike its close relative, THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol). CBD...

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Boulevard News-August 2019

You Belong Here After running two separate businesses for over 10 years, Nic Roc and Stacy Keck’s worlds aligned and they quickly realized that instead of sharing an office space, both had dreams for so much more.  As a creative sector entrepreneur, it can get lonely working...

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Boulevard News – July 2019

Mexicali Street Tacos A Tradition of Deliciousness In the 1970s, the Sotelo family and some family friends opened the first La Luz de Mundo Church in San Diego.  In just one year, they donated paychecks and sold homemade bread and tamales all over town to raise the...

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