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Here are a few dining tips for No Socks Day
May 8 is Mother's Day in the United States, and this year's bash looks to be a good time as always, because so many of us have moms, living or dead. If you're one of the few who didn't get one, nev...
May 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finnish Files: Four months was too short a time
When you move to a new place, it takes time to adjust. When I moved from Finland to San Diego in January, it took me a while to get used to the street names, the people and the atmosphere. I was lu...
May 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla writer collaborates with Jane Austen as Mother’s Day nears
The morning air at the Bennet household was loopy with the pungent scent of fresh teenagers, especially on Mother’s Day. The girls were predictably full of themselves, looking the other way at mom ...
Apr 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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PRINCE: 1958-2016
Prince, one of the bestselling pop artists of all time, died April 21 in his home recording studio in Chanhassen, Minn., the Associated Press reported. The singer had been hospitalized in Illinois ...
Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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If bone broth is good enough for Kobe...
In the right typeface and size, a list of Kobe Bryant's NBA records would probably stretch the length of the court. The iconic shooting guard, who retired earlier this month, played in 18 All-Star ...
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Go (slightly) north for your county theater excitement
Something is seriously wrong in a world where you get second and third late notices for your nonresponse to junk mail; in a world where much of the current theatrical excitement lies due north of L...
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ugandan Kids Choir sets performance at PB Christian
The Ugandan Kids Choir, ten child performers who raise awareness of child sponsorship through their series of colorful Ugandan songs and dances, will perform at Pacific Beach Christian Church, 1074...
Apr 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's the thought that counts in NVA's adorable 'Big River'
Mark Twain, the American author and humorist who predicted he’d go out with Halley’s Comet (he died the day after it swung by these parts in 1910), might rightly be called the poor man’s William Sh...
Apr 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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LJ Presbyterian sets rebuilt organ concert
La Jolla Presbyterian Church on Sunday, April 10 will present a concert rededicating its pipe organ following the instrument's reconstruction, which took about a year. Noted organist Chelsea Chen, ...
Apr 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Miss San Diego Cities seeks pageant contestants
On Saturday, May 7 the city of San Diego will hold the sixth annual Miss San Diego Cities and Miss San Diego Cities Teen pageants at the Joan Kroc Theater beginning at 7 p.m. Pageant directors are ...
Apr 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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MUSIC -- Way too much fun
Friday, April 8 Mike Mydral, singer-songwriter, noon, Palm Plaza, UTC Gabriela Aparicio & La Buena Onda, singer-songwriters, 5 p.m., The Turquoise David Patrone, jazz standards, 6 p.m., La Valencia...
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La Jolla students invited to participate in Gallery of Dreams art exhibit
C2 Education is asking students of La Jolla’s art community to dream bigger — and the result will make its debut on Saturday, April 16 at the La Jolla Riford Library. The unveil of student artwork,...
Apr 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Playhouse raises record-breaking $1.5 million at education, development gala
La Jolla Playhouse raised a record-breaking $1.5 million at its 2016 gala on the UCSD campus, held March 21 to support the theater’s education and outreach and new play development programs. The ev...
Apr 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Travel not a problem as Padres set opening-day block party
To accommodate 50,000 people expected to attend the San Diego Padres' opening day game against the Dodgers on Monday, April 4, the Metropolitan Transit System scheduled extra trolley service, offic...
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finnish Files: Hanna takes the Easter candy challenge
Earlier this week, Russell Stover was kind enough to send sdnews.com a basket of Easter candy. The company was promoting some of its newer candy treats along with the classics, such as a chocolate ...
Mar 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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