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Preview: Secrets Stolen From Semtech?

TECHNOLOGY: Dispute clouds future for wireless initiative.

Business Events Calendar

Business Events throughout the Valleys.

Quality Rules at College Preps

LIST: Private high schools recruit with top programs.

Area high schools mix academics and athletics.

Van Nuys Airport Launches Alternative Jet Fuels

Aviation professionals gathered Thursday at the Airtel Plaza Hotel in Van Nuys to hear about the benefits of alternative jet fuel.

Santa Clarita Studios Leases Warehouse in Valencia

Santa Clarita Studios has leased a 109,379-square-foot warehouse in Valencia for seven years, according to an announcement from CBRE, which handled the transaction.

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West Hills Office Campus Sells for $160 Million

In one of the San Fernando Valley’s largest commercial real estate deals in recent memory, Kennedy Wilson has purchased an 80-acre West Hills office campus for $160 million.

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Daily News Owner Bids for Ventura County Star Publisher

Hedge fund-backed media company MNG Enterprises Inc., which owns the Los Angeles Daily News, has made an unsolicited bid for Ventura County Star publisher Gannett Co.

Kids Empire Expanding into Woodland Hills

Kids Empire, a children’s indoor playground, has signed a 5-year lease for 10,141 square feet of retail space in the Warner Center area.

Film Activity Up a Bit in 2018

Double-digit growth in on-location film, television dramas and pilots contributed to a modest overall increase in filming production last year, according to figures released Wednesday by FilmL.A.

Avery Dennison Aids in Funding Semiconductor Company

Avery Dennison, the Glendale company known for its RFID or radio frequency identification tags, is one of three businesses to raise an additional $30 million in Series B funding for Wiliot, an Israel-based semiconductor company that is innovating a similar product.

Fire Badly Damages Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City

The Sportsmen’s Lodge Events Center in Studio City suffered a fire Tuesday morning that left the dining and special events venue badly damaged.

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Dave & Buster’s to Open in Thousand Oaks

A new Dave & Buster’s is imminent in Thousand Oaks, and with it comes the promise of roughly 230 new jobs.

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Man Who Jumped From Warner Center Tower Identified

The Los Angeles County’s Medical Examiner-Coroner’s office has identified the man who jumped to his death from one of the Warner Center Towers in Woodland Hills on Jan. 10 as 62-year-old Woodland Hills resident Joshua Simon.

Greig Smith Returns to L.A. City Council

Former Los Angeles City Councilman Greig Smith has returned to represent the West San Fernando Valley as of Tuesday.

Limoneira Posts Record Revenue for 2018

Limoneira Co. had total revenue of $129 million last year, a record for the company.

Disney Nominates CVS Executive for Board

Derica Rice, president of CVS Caremark, has been nominated as a director for the Walt Disney Co.

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HR Tech Firm CareerArc Raises $30 Million

Human resources technology company CareerArc has raised $30 million in a financing round led by an East Coast private equity firm.

Disney CEO’s Compensation Totals $65 Million

Robert Iger, the chief executive of Walt Disney Co., took home more than $65 million in compensation last year, according to the Burbank media and entertainment company filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday.

Capstone Sells Follow-on Turbine

Capstone Turbine Corp. received a third follow-on order for a microturbine from a company with natural gas operations in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Van Nuys Warehouse Sells for $3.6 Million

Real estate firm Avison Young has brokered the $3.6 million sale of a 16,230-square-foot warehouse in Van Nuys.

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