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80,000 vaccine doses arriving in San Diego
Nearly 80,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses shipped to San Diego County have begun arriving in the region, allowing for the rescheduling of all missed second doses and the widespread resumption of first d...
Feb 25, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Midway Planning Group postpones elections
Responding to a 52-page package from the City discussing conditions for annual planning group elections during COVID, Midway-Pacific Highway Planning group chair Cathy Kenton addressed upcoming ele...
Feb 25, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Birch Aquarium reopening for outdoors-only experiences
Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego announced that it will be opening outdoors-only beginning Saturday, Feb. 27, with a special members-only day on Friday, Feb. 26. ...
Feb 25, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public defender, probation celebrate 10 years of Veterans Treatment Court
This month the San Diego County Office of the Public Defender and Probation Department have been celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the local Veterans Treatment Court, a program that has helped...
Feb 25, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Applications now being accepted for tuition-free San Diego Promise program
Thinking of attending San Diego City, Mesa, or Miramar colleges? Why not attend for free? Students enrolling for the fall semester at the San Diego Community College District (SDCCD) are being invi...
Feb 24, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Famed Ocean Beach volleyball legend dies
George Stepanof, who died early this month at the age of 84, was a man of professionalism and passion.  In his profession, he was a San Diego firefighter who rose to the rank of battalion chief, an...
Feb 24, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Council votes in favor of Campbell’s short-term rental proposal
San Diego City Council on Feb. 23 voted 8 to 1 to adopt a new proposed ordinance that would regulate short-term rentals and become effective July 1, 2022. District 1 Councilmember Joe LaCava cast t...
Feb 24, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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New fried chicken spot in Ocean Beach has Hodad’s pedigree
The co-owners of newly minted Chicken Headz in Ocean Beach are offshoots of another well-known eatery nearby: Hodad’s. Business duo Martin Robles and Bruno Elias of Chicken Headz at 5026 Newport Av...
Feb 24, 2021 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep sports given green light to start practicing
After nearly a year of sitting on the sidelines, many Point Loma High School athletes are being allowed to take the field again.   PLHS athletic director Manuel Diaz's message to the school communi...
Feb 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego Unified sets April target for reopening schools
Regional agreement for teacher vaccinations paves the way for all grades to return to class
Feb 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma woman helps seniors schedule vaccination appointments
A Liberty Station-based Realtor is helping local seniors set up their COVID vaccination appointments. “It’s hard enough for those of us who know their way around computers, but for elderly people w...
Feb 22, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislation introduced to expand 4-year degree opportunities at community colleges
Legislation to make permanent and expand a groundbreaking pilot program allowing 15 California community colleges — including San Diego Mesa College — to offer bachelor’s degrees in critical workfo...
Feb 21, 2021 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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County reserves COVID-19 vaccine appointments for Project SAVE
The County is reserving a portion of available COVID-19 vaccination appointments each day for a pilot project that aims to equitably distribute the novel coronavirus vaccine. Project SAVE (Scheduli...
Feb 21, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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COLUMN - The book store circuit: some good appearances, some not so good
One of the venues publishers like to send their authors to are book stores where the author gives a talk and sells books. Our local bookstore, Warwick’s, regularly sends out a newsletter advertisin...
Feb 21, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Salk team reveals never-before-seen antibody binding, informing both liver cancer and antibody design
In structural biology, some molecules are so unusual they can only be captured with a unique set of tools. That’s precisely how a multi-institutional research team led by Salk scientists defined ho...
Feb 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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