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Valencia Fulfillment Expands Warehouse Space

Valencia Fulfillment Inc. has taken an additional 20,000 square feet in Valencia, according to Realty Advisory Group Inc.

Second Sight to Conduct Clinical Trials in Germany

Second Sight Medical Products Inc. will conduct a clinical study in Germany to evaluate Argus II, its retinal prosthetic system, the company has announced.

Winnetka Apartment Complex Fetches Record Price Per Unit

A Winnetka apartment complex has sold for the highest per-unit price in the neighborhood’s history, according to Matthews Real Estate Investment Services in El Segundo.

Business Events Calendar

Business Events throughout the Valleys.

BankCard USA Relocating to Westlake Village

BankCard USA Merchant Services in Agoura Hills will relocate to Westlake Village early next year, according to Westcord Commercial Real Estate Services in Westlake Village.

Governor's Signature Creates Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency

Gov. Jerry Brown on Sunday signed into law a measure that will consolidate three water agencies in the Santa Clarita Valley into a single water district.

Salem to Launch Urban Gospel Station

Salem Media Group Inc. will launch a contemporary urban gospel radio station in St. Louis, the company announced Monday.

U.S. Nuclear Ships Radiation Monitors to Air Force

U.S. Nuclear Corp. has started delivery this month of its portable tritium air monitors to the U.S. Air Force.

Retirement Funds Feature Bitcoin

FINANCE: Metal seller Goldco turns to virtual currencies.

Woodland Hills’ precious metals dealer expands into digital currency with new retirement accounts.

Metro Meets Worried CEOs

REAL ESTATE: Rail yard could claim premises of 186 firms.

Businesses face hardships from potential new rail yard.

Scuba Stunts Make Art for Halloween

Antelope Valley hosts underwater pumpkin carving contest.

How carving pumpkins underwater while scuba diving helps a High Desert city’s economy.

Landscaper Reaps Kudos For Retail

Santa Clarita firm keeps the grounds at high-end malls.

Valencia landscaping business grows with prominent retail customers.

Farm Market Finds Buyers At Night

Westfield Topanga relaunches event with entertainment draw.

Westfield Topanga mall turned day into night for its farmers market.

BYD’s Bigger Footprint

MANUFACTURING: Opening ceremony reveals vehicle maker’s larger plant for electric buses.

BYD Motors completes expansion with honored guests.

MannKind Stock Soars on Afrezza Label Update

BIOTECH: Shares gain 152 percent on perception that sales will likely rise.

Can MannKind maintain its recent stock price surge?

The Number

7,194 Acres burned in La Tuna Fire

Product Placement Agency Relocates to Valley

MARKETING: Firm, owned by Bill Gates, moves from Seattle to Sherman Oaks.

Branded Entertainment Network Chief Executive Gary Shenk is not shy to talk about the milestones the company has achieved this year.

Glendale Group Sponsors Congressional Trip

LOBBYING: Armenia Fund seeks better trade relations with homeland.

Stronger trade ties between the U.S. and Armenia may be on the horizon thanks to Glendale-based Armenia Fund, which rounded up a group of U.S. Congressmen for three-day trip to Armenia in mid-September.

Notary Promoter

Milton Valera runs the National Notary Association, a trade group in Chatsworth with nearly half a million active members.

Q&A: Milton Valera, head of the National Notary Association, on the need for notaries amid increasing identity theft.

Elder Facilities Cater to Retiring ‘Silver Tsunami’

LIST: As people live longer, assisted care operators develop new programs.

Eldercare facilities are needed but hard to build.