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Biz News: Ranch at Laguna Beach earns Four Diamond rating

The Ranch at Laguna Beach has achieved AAA’s Four Diamond hotel rating for the first time.
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The Ranch at Laguna Beach has been rated a AAA Four Diamond hotel by the Automobile Club of Southern California, according to a news release.

It is the first time the 87-acre property has achieved the rank, which is attained by about 6% of the 27,000 hotels evaluated by AAA, according to the Ranch. AAA’s top ranking is five diamonds.

“To maintain the exceptional standards required for this rating every day is an outstanding achievement,” Patricia Marenco of the Auto Club’s Approved Accommodations Department said in a statement.

Costa Mesa chamber to host session about its mobile app

The Costa Mesa Chamber of Commerce will host a free information session Tuesday about its mobile app, “What’s Up Costa Mesa,” and other chamber offerings.


The meeting will be from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at 1700 Adams Ave., Suite 101.

RSVPs are requested by calling (714) 885-9090.

Gyms open in CdM and Costa Mesa

Jolt e-Fitness, a gym and personal training center, recently opened in Corona del Mar.

The center, at 3419 E. Coast Hwy., features an EMS (electrical muscle stimulation) workout that is 20 minutes long but equivalent to 90 minutes, Jolt says. For more information, visit


Also, Title Boxing Club recently opened at 291 E. 17th St. in Costa Mesa. It offers boxing-style workouts as well as mixed martial arts classes. For more information, visit

Costa Mesa gets new day spa

Skin Transformation by Vanessa, a day spa and skin care business, has opened in Costa Mesa.

Skin Transformation, at 1599 Superior Ave., Suite A3, is headed by Vanessa Grosso, an aesthetician with more than 15 years of experience.

For more information, visit

Sleep company opens in Costa Mesa

Cereset, an Arizona-based sleep wellness company, recently opened its first California location in Costa Mesa at 950 South Coast Drive, Suite 120.

Cereset uses technology to help clients “relax their brains to manage stress, restore hope and finally achieve restful sleep,” according to a news release.

For more information, visit