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Member & Business News

This section is for OBMA Member-specific information, events, issues, and news for small business owners in Ocean Beach.

Members, if you wish to have an announcement or article published in our Local News section for the general public, please email us your article or announcement here.


Ocean Beach News Article: Volunteers needed for the OB Oktoberfest

Volunteers needed for the OB Oktoberfest

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for the OB Oktoberfest on Friday, October 8th and Saturday, October 9th. We need beer garden entrance attendees and volunteers to help with the Seaside Family Fun Area in Saratoga Park. Sign up using the link or call the OBMA team at (619) 224-4906. Thank you in advance! Sign-Up Here

Ocean Beach News Article:  San Diego COVID-19 Relief Grant Deadline Alert

San Diego COVID-19 Relief Grant Deadline Alert

Deadline to Apply is Friday, Sept. 24 at 5 p.m. The City of San Diego in partnership with The San Diego Foundation are offering the Small Business & Nonprofit Relief Fund. Here are the facts:   Application deadline: Sept. 24 at 5 p.m. (PT) The grants are NOT first-come, first-served. Focus on accuracy over early. Must be located in the city of San Diego. Must have been in business prior to April 1, 2020. Self-employed workers, independent contractors, sole proprietors, and corporations with no more than 100 employees. Net profits under $150,000 or gross revenue under $250,000 (as reported for 2019). Learn more, get help, and apply on our website at SDReliefGrant.com!

Ocean Beach News Article: OBMA Main Street Clean Up

OBMA Main Street Clean Up

The Ocean Beach MainStreet Association Friends of OB team cleaned up the Business District this morning in honor of #thinkblue day on Saturday, September 18th with Services Kings Home Services and Rest & Relax Real Estate. Lots of community members said "hello" and thanked them as they worked on the Main Street. Our next OBMA Cleanup is scheduled for October 30th form 8am-10am. A huge thank you to Christie Romano Broker Rest & Relax Real Estate License #01479604 for suppling donuts, coffee, and lots of volunteers.

Ocean Beach News Article: A message from SDGE

A message from SDGE

Follow Us You can find us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn. This month’s topics: electrical and power tool safety, energy-saving tips at work, on-demand energy webinars.

Ocean Beach News Article: Coffee with a Cop

Coffee with a Cop

Join your neighbors and police officers for coffee and conversation. No agendas or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the officers who patrol your community. This event is open to all of Western Division s neighborhoods so come , grab a free coffee and donut and join us for some casual conversation. September 23rd from 8 - 9:30 am

Ocean Beach News Article: I Love A Clean San Diego Ocean Beach Clean Up

I Love A Clean San Diego Ocean Beach Clean Up

The OBMA will join I Love A Clean San Diego for a community cleanup this Saturday, 09/18/2021 in our community! Learn more and register to attend the Ocean Beach Clean Up hosted by Think Blue! Visit Website

Ocean Beach News Article: A message from Aliro Marking

A message from Aliro Marking

Aliro Marking has some great instructions to help make your Facebook and Instagram Accounts more secure.

Ocean Beach News Article: Applications now open for OB Oktoberfest

Applications now open for OB Oktoberfest

Are you an Artist, Crafter or Food Vendor? It's time to get back to events... Applications now open for the 21st Annual OB Oktoberfest. Join the Ocean Beach MainStreet Association and celebrate Oktoberfest with 5,000 plus attendees, live music all day, contests and more on Saturday, October 9th. Sign up now

Ocean Beach News Article: City of San Diego Construction Notice

City of San Diego Construction Notice

Hello, My name is Stevani Jajo with Miramar General Engineering, the City of San Diego Contractor. We are applying for a Moratorium Waiver with the City of San Diego for Sidewalk Replacement Group 1901 (K-20-1866-DBB-6). This is a construction notice for the work needed for completion in the Ocean Beach area at the following addresses, under the instructions from the City of San Diego:

Photo of: OB Vibe Event Photos

OB Vibe Event Photos

The Ocean Beach MainStreet Association celebrated the OB Vibe on Saturday, June 26, 2021 with a community event featuring local artisans & makers and spotlighting Ocean Beach’s local bars, breweries, restaurants, and retailers. This community event took place throughout the business districts in OB. The event encourages people to shop local and support OB businesses

Ocean Beach News Article: COUNTY SMALL BUSINESS STIMULUS GRANT - NOW OPEN!

COUNTY SMALL BUSINESS STIMULUS GRANT - NOW OPEN!

The County’s Small Business Stimulus Grant is now open and accepting applications! Any interested business can apply on the County’s website here: https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/content/sdc/stimulusgrant.html There are FAQs and application instructions on the website if anyone has questions.

Ocean Beach News Article: Virtual Meeting District Attorney Summer Stephan

Virtual Meeting District Attorney Summer Stephan

Save the Date May 20, 2021 3pm to 4pm San Diego County District Attorney Summer Stephan will be virtually providing a Public Safety Update about Regional & Local  issue’s emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic, sharing important prevention & awareness resources & listening to the voices of the community. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83020333206 Meeting ID: 830 2033 3206  /  Passcode: 855125

Ocean Beach News Article: Become A Member Of The Ocean Beach MainStreet Association Board Of Directors

Become A Member Of The Ocean Beach MainStreet Association Board Of Directors

If you are interested in running for a board position with the OB MainStreet Association, please review the following information. The requirements necessary to run are: Must be an OBMA member in good standing. Must have served on one of OBMA's committees for at least one year. Will have time to devote to monthly board meetings, committees and special events. Please review the Board Member Roles & Responsibilities sheet. Click here to download the intent to run pdf file or forms are available at the OBMA office. Election ballots go out on June 28, 2021, and must be returned to our office no later than 5pm Wednesday, July 7, 2021.

Ocean Beach News Article: SBDC & BID Alliance Webinar - Restaurant Revitalization Fund - May 13th 4-5pm

SBDC & BID Alliance Webinar - Restaurant Revitalization Fund - May 13th 4-5pm

Hello OBMA Members, We are happy to share we have locked in a date for our Restaurant Revitalization event with the Small Business Development Center. We will join them on May 13 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. virtually. The SBDC will be providing a discussion of the $28 Billion program as well as tutorial information for businesses interested in applying. You (and your business members) can register for free here: https://sdsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/14454 Register Here

Ocean Beach News Article: Update For Restaurants And Bars

Update For Restaurants And Bars

SBA Announces Official Restaurant Revitalization Fund Application & Guidelines RESTAURANT REVITALIZATION FUND (RRF) GRANT Application will be live within two weeks - earliest estimate is April 30th

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