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Long, historic chapter in La Jolla lore ends with closure of Burns Drugs
Like the passing of an old friend, La Jolla residents who’ve treasured mom-and-pop Burns Drugs for the past 62 years are mourning the loss of yet another Village bedrock business. The family-owned ...
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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MB Women’s Club helps local heroes with heroic fundraising of their own
The Mission Beach Women’s Club (MBWC) raised $27,000 and counting at its annual April 5 fundraiser at Mission Bay Yacht Club to aid the local, selfless heroes of Pacific Beach Fire Station 21. The ...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eager for an ecodistrict in PB? Now is time to get your two cents’ worth in the mix
Now that experts have weighed in on how Pacific Beach, Mission Beach and Mission Bay Park can become more eco-friendly and environmentally sustainable, it’s up to local residents to make that happe...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roll up those sleeves for Rose Creek, Earth Day awareness
With Earth Day fresh in the minds of environmental advocates, the Pacific Beach community is being asked to pitch in for the annual, roll-up-the-sleeves Creek to Bay Cleanup from 9 a.m. to noon Sat...
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Huge PB School Yard Dash fundraiser ready to sprint
The Friends of Pacific Beach Secondary Schools will host its largest annual fundraiser for Mission Bay High School and Pacific Beach Middle School on Saturday, April 26 at De Anza Cove in Mission B...
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Remember When?
REMEMBER WHEN there was a Union 76 station at Ingraham and La Playa streets? I took this night shot on Aug. 1, 1982. It’s now a mixed-use residential building, soon to feature a Promiscuous Fork ea...
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Must Do
The 13th annual Point Loma Garden Walk is set for Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This event is a self-guided tour of eight private gardens in the Fleetridge area of Point Loma. There is ...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Education Notebook
MISSION BAY HIGH • Engineers for a Sustainable World (ESW), a student organization at UC San Diego, is offering a Student Sustainability Outreach Day on Thursday, April 24, at Mission Bay High Scho...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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OB, Point Loma to join the world in feting Earth Day
On April 22, 1970, grass-roots activism came to call in workplaces across the U.S. It was a Wednesday, when the organizers of the country’s first Earth Day figured they had the best chance to entic...
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma family with sick infant rescued from their distressed vessel
A critically-ill infant aboard her Point Loma family's damaged sailboat who was rescued by the military and Coast Guard and Air National Guard parachutists on April 3 about 925 miles off Cabo San L...
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Walkers ready to put best foot forward in fight against MS
A three-mile fundraising walk along San Diego Bay benefiting the war on multiple sclerosis will culminate at Liberty Station on Saturday, April 26. The 2014 San Diego County Credit Union Walk MS at...
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Kiwanis to host 65th Easter Sunrise Service
The Kiwanis Club of Point Loma will again present an ecumenical Easter Sunrise Service at the Cabrillo National Monument, 1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive in Point Loma, on Sunday, April 20. The servic...
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Birch Aquarium grunion run is under way
This is La Jolla, after all, and everybody at one time or another seems to get deep into the perennial tradition that is surfing, even if only as observers. But this time of year, a species of smal...
Apr 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Block party OKd, loading vote delayed at TNT parley
At its March meeting, La Jolla’s Traffic & Transportation (TNT) board approved a September block party, postponed final consideration of converting a commercial loading zone into public parking and...
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Men and women 45–80 sought for Parkinson’s study
UC San Diego is seeking men and women aged 45 to 80 suffering from Parkinson’s disease to participate in a research study evaluating the impact of the drug Azilect’s potential for improving cogniti...
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