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DeMaio, Peters to square off for state's key 52nd Congressional District seat
GOP CONTENDER TOUTS PLATFORM OF REFORM IN CAPITOL Former San Diego City Councilman and ex-mayoral candidate Carl DeMaio, a Republican who is running against Democratic Congressional Dist. 52 incumb...
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COUNCIL VOTES TO BAN E-CIGS WHERE SMOKING ALREADY PROHIBITED San Diego joined several other local cities on July 28 in banning the use of electronic cigarettes in all places where conventional smok...
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High school students complete unique project focusing on water quality at local waterfronts
A High Tech High 11th-grade class recently began publishing the results from its unique oceanic research proj-ect that uncovered water-quality issues in San Diego and exploring the public’s general...
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Remember When?
THE ASHER HOUSE sits all alone at the top of Loring Street hill in this Walter Averrett photo taken in the summer of 1928 (San Diego History Center courtesy photo). — John Fry may be reached at (85...
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COUNCIL VOTES TO BAN E-CIGS WHERE SMOKING ALREADY PROHIBITED San Diego joined several other local cities on July 28 in banning the use of electronic cigarettes in all places where conventional smok...
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Planners hear update on Point Loma Village revamp, planned international language school
The Peninsula Community Planning Board (PCPB) gave a unanimous thumbs-up recently to Point Loma Village, a revamped mixed-use condo project at the corner of Rosecrans and Byron streets. The advisor...
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Point Loman, a former Jack’s La Lolla bookkeeper, convicted of embezzlement
After 3½ days’ deliberations, a jury convicted a Point Loma woman Aug. 4 of embezzling millions from the former owner of the now closed Jack’s La Jolla Restaurant, where she served as the firm’s bo...
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Airport Authority lands distinguished awards for ‘The Green Build’
The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority has received five major awards over the last couple of months for the ambitious “Green Build” terminal-expansion project that has transformed the loo...
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Harbor seal pup on verge of death rescued, rehabbed, released to ocean by SeaWorld
Animal-care experts at SeaWorld completed their delicate mission recently of rescuing, rehabilitating and releasing a harbor-seal pup that experts said would surely have died if not for SeaWorld’s ...
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PB planners hit brakes on Decobike bikeshare
The Pacific Beach Planning Group (PBPG) in July unanimously endorsed sending a letter to public officials and Decobike, which has contracted with the city to provide a bike-share program, not to im...
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PB MAN, 70, PLEADS GUILTY IN SEX-FOR-HIRE CASE A 70-year-old Pacific Beach man who was arrested in University City in 2013 pleaded guilty July 31 to three counts of interstate travel in aid of a ra...
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Remember When?
THE PACIFIC BEACH DANCE PAVILION makes its way from the beach to a spot near Hornblend and Morrell streets in January 1897. Workers are using the “Capstan method” to winch the structure to its fina...
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PB/MB abdicate crown in lifeguard relays
Lifeguards representing the beach areas from Pacific Beach to South Mission Beach in the city’s Central District were finally dethroned during the 61st annual Ron Trenton Memorial Lifeguard Relays ...
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A day out on the town
With the support of Discover Pacific Beach, the second annual Advent Real Estate and Property Management’s North PB Sip ‘N’ Stroll lured thousands of residents to the Cass Street neighborhood on Au...
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Shooting victim, a PLHS alum, continues stunning recovery
During our first waking hour every day, most of us routinely do what Will Barton is still relearning. Barton, a 2010 Point Loma High alum, was shot three times at close range with a 45-caliber hand...
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