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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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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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PB to be among spearhead bike-share sites in city; stations yet to be ironed out
Pacific Beach will be included in the initial rollout of more than 100 stations in the short-term citywide bike-share rental program, now scheduled for an Oct. 30 launch in downtown San Diego and e...
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Study of coastal whales inaugurated by Navy
The Navy has inaugurated a study to document the feeding, diving and travel habits of whales off the Southern California coast. The project, which began on July 31, involves Oregon State University...
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OB planners finding it no issue to fill board seats — for a change
It’s getting crowded on the Ocean Beach Planning Board (OBPB). Plagued by chronic vacancies in recent years, there’s suddenly not a spot to be had on the 14-member board. Openings that at one time ...
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Quicker beach water-quality testing bill heads to governor; alerts expedited
The California Senate voted 34-0 on Aug. 29 to send the governor legislation permitting county public health officials to use a quicker water-quality test to warn California’s 238 million beachgoer...
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Irvings to host annual Point Loma Dinner Sept. 13 for military families
San Diego business and community leader Craig Irving and his wife, Rebecca, will open their home on Saturday, Sept. 13 for a special evening to raise funds for The Rosie Network (TRN) during the an...
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POLICE HUNT FOR MIDWAY BURGER KING ROBBERS Police officials are asking for the public’s help in tracking down information about two armed, masked Latino men who struck the Burger King fast-food res...
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Pt. Loma woman’s embezzlement sentencing delayed by late report
The sentencing of Point Loma resident Tara Moore, convicted Aug. 4 of embezzling millions from her former employers, was delayed on Sept. 2 to Tuesday, Oct. 7, because a sentencing report was recen...
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2014 Race for Rady Beach Bash, Regatta to benefit Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
The San Diego Yacht Club (SDYC) will host the inaugural Race for Rady, a benefit event for Rady Children’s Hospital’s Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders on Saturday, Sept. 20 and Sunday,...
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Paws FUR Pink run/walk debuts to aid breast-cancer battle
The inaugural San Diego Paws FUR Pink® 5K and 1-mile run/walk will be held on Sunday, Sept. 21 at Liberty Station in San Diego. This dog-friendly event partially benefits Susan G. Komen San Diego t...
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Cabrillo Festival nears to celebrate historic landing in Point Loma
The 51st installment of the two-day Cabrillo Festival in Point Loma re-enacting Portuguese explorer Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo’s landing at Ballast Point in 1542 kicks off Saturday, Sept. 27 at 3:30 p...
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Liberty Station officials continue to polish Arts & Culture District gem
The NTC Arts & Culture District in Point Loma’s Liberty Station is building on a solid foundation after launching into a third phase of a long-term redevelopment project to transform the complex in...
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