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Kiwanis Fishing Derby poised to cast from OB Pier Oct. 4
The Ocean Beach Kiwanis Club is readying to reel in the fun with the annual lure of its free fishing derby off the OB Fishing Pier on Saturday, Oct. 4. The derby, which shines the spotlight on youn...
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A CROWNING ACHIEVEMENT
Jocelyn Neves was recently crowned Miss Cabrillo Festival during the 51st Miss Cabrillo Festival Pageant, held at the United Portuguese SES Hall in Point Loma. With Neves are the two other lovely c...
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Planners absorb details on proposed conversion of vacated Cabrillo Hospital into an international language school
Transforming a former hospital into an international language school topped the agenda for the Midway Community Planning Group on Sept. 17, along with plans for a new SDG&E substation near the airp...
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Midway business advocacy group begins to flex muscle
A business improvement district (BID) for the Midway/Pacific Highway Corridor — the catalyst to promoting and coalescing local merchants and beautifying the heavily-traveled gateway to Ocean Beach ...
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Get ready to hoist one at the OB Oktoberfest
Grab a stein and join the line at the 10th annual OB Oktoberfest Friday and Saturday, Oct. 10-11, featuring live entertainment, a beer garden and fun events and attractions. The weekend-long event ...
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Quick Hits
OB MAN CONVICTED IN HATCHET ATTACK GETS 14 YEARS An Ocean Beach man who repeatedly struck a jeweler with the blunt end of a hatchet was sentenced Sept. 19 to 14 years in state prison, a term of whi...
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Citizens’ Review Board: your opportunity to have a voice on police, civilian issues
Mayor Kevin Faulconer is seeking citizens interested in serving on the city’s Citizens’ Review Board on Police Practices (CRB). The CRB is responsible for reviewing serious citizen complaints again...
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Residents, first responders link arms in fight against crime
The high heat and humidity didn't deter about 80 adults and children of two adjoining Loma Portal Neighborhood Watch “cells” from coming together for a festive block party, potluck, sunset watching...
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United Way kickoff to fête local activist
The United Way of San Diego County will honor Malin Burnham and Steven Northcote for their ongoing commitment to voluntarism and accomplishments as community leaders at the nonprofit’s annual commu...
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People in the News
Point Loma Resident David Noonan, founding partner at Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge, has won the 2015 Best Lawyers in America designation for the 20th year. He was selected for his accomplishments as a...
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Sense of identity: residents, PLA forging a vision for future of Nimitz
The vision for how Nimitz Boulevard in Point Loma can be enhanced seems a lot clearer now thanks to a community workshop sponsored Sept. 17 by the Point Loma Association (PLA). Point Lomans weighed...
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Junior Lifeguards host counterparts from TJ, Rosarita during festival
The annual San Diego Junior Lifeguard Ocean Festival wrapped up another successful event Aug. 2 in Mission Beach.   The competition began with the Willie Calabrese Memorial Run Swim Run and a 4-mil...
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Safety measures ramped up at Fiesta Island after car plows into cyclists
Traffic and engineering improvements are being made to Fiesta Island in the wake of a horrific accident a month ago during which nearly two dozen cyclists were plowed into by a wrong-way driver sus...
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Quick Hits
CREDIT INFO COMPROMISED IN SECURITY BREACH AT 5 HOTELS Credit and debit card information of as many as 55,000 guests who stayed at five hotels in San Diego was compromised in a security breach, the...
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Education Notebook
MISSION BAY HIGH SCHOOL • MBHS will host an Open House/Back to School Night on Tuesday, Sept. 23. Enjoy dinner provided by Woodstock’s Pizza from 5 to 6 p.m. and then gather in the auditorium for a...
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