SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The Airport Authority will consider leases for 16 restaurants and 41 retail outlets at San Diego International Airport when it meets on Thursday, it was reported Saturday.
Local offerings under consideration range from beer and barbecue to Thai food. Phil's Barbecue, Stone Brewing Company, Saffron, Bankers Hill Bar and Restaurant and Pannikin Coffee, are among those looking to land space in the airport under three contracts, a local news source reported.
San Francisco-based High Flying Foods has been recommended to run eight food outlets at Lindbergh Field, the news source reported.
Still under review are proposals for food and beverage outlets in 26 locations that were bundled in four packages, which originally generated little interest from bidders because the locations were not as desirable. They were recently revamped to encourage more bidding. The Airport is expected to review bids by Sept. 1.
At the end of 2012, the airport's decades-long contract with HMS Host will expire, ushering in a new era in airport concessions.
A woman accused of driving drunk and causing head-on crash that killed her passenger changed her plea on Tuesday.
It's San Diego Women's Week and there are a number of events and inspiring women set to take center stage.
Coast Guard crews Tuesday morning worked to offload roughly $500 million worth of cocaine weighing about 36,000 pounds that was recently seized during more than a dozen operations in the Eastern Pacific, authorities said.
Authorities have closed a stretch of Genesee Avenue near Interstate 5 in University City due to that broken fire hydrant, according to city officials.
Adam Shacknai was on the stand Monday, as testimony continued in the wrongful death lawsuit of Rebecca Zahau.
Jurors deadlocked Monday in the retrial of an oft- deported Mexican citizen accused of driving drunk and causing a hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a 6-year-old boy in San Ysidro.
A San Diego hiker who was rescued last Thursday after being stranded in Joshua Tree for five days shared his incredible story of survival.
Dry and warm conditions are expected to prevail in much of San Diego County Tuesday and continue into Wednesday.
A possible homicide suspect was in custody Tuesday morning after a fight near a Chula Vista gas station left a man dead, police said.
Construction has begun at Sunset Cliffs Natural Park on phase two of the Hillside Improvement Project – which includes the installation of over 20,000 new plants and a new trail system.