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Museum of Man tower to reopen after 80 years
After an 80-year closure, California Tower at Balboa Park's Museum of Man will reopen to the public on Jan. 1. The 150-foot tower, which offers sweeping views of San Diego and can be seen from many...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man to be sentenced in burglary-robbery spree
A jury on Oct. 21 convicted a man of four burglaries and three armed robberies, one of which involved accosting a La Jolla real estate agent with a rifle and firing shots that injured a homeowner. ...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seek, find at 40th-anniversary rejuvenation retreat
In the end, taste and persuasion have very little to do with right living and the perspectives behind it. We're all trying to get to the same spot, and although that's a lofty end, the means will i...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Free service may save elderly drivers', others' lives
Natasha Josefowitz writes the column 'Doing It Better' for the San Diego Community Newspaper Group. I was surprised last week when I renewed my driver’s license after five years that I was not aske...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge rules in favor of UCSD, paving way for Che eviction
A San Diego Superior Court judge ruled in favor of UCSD Oct. 21 in the eviction hearing involving the campus landmark Che Café, saying the university owns the property and that the eviction notice ...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group sues city over Children's Pool access
Advocates for beach access at the Children's Pool in La Jolla announced Oct. 20 that they have filed a lawsuit challenging the city of San Diego’s decision to prohibit people from venturing onto th...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Council OKs June vote on minimum wage
City Council voted unanimously Oct. 20 to put an incremental hike in the San Diego minimum wage to a public vote on the June 2016 primary election ballot. Opponents of the wage hike had collected e...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Regents Road flap is recast amid council study vote
Debby Knight, head of Friends of Rose Canyon since the group's inception, doesn't drink or smoke cigars the way Civil War Gen. Ulysses Grant did, but she's leading the troops opposed to the bridge ...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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City OKs mandatory water-use resctrictions
San Diego City Council voted unanimously Oct. 20 to enact mandatory water restrictions beginning Nov. 1, ending the voluntary compliance it enacted last July.. On Oct. 7, Mayor Kevin Faulconer prai...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christmas parade group opens event registration
The La Jolla Christmas Parade and Holiday Festival Association has opened registration for the 57th annual community event, with a firm deadline of Saturday, Nov. 1. Those spearheading floats, eque...
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seek, find at ashram retreat Oct. 25
In the end, taste and persuasion have very little to do with right living. We're all trying to get to the same spot, and although that's a lofty end, our means will produce it. Dr. Erhard Vogel, a ...
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Playhouse extends show whose title should ring a bell
I love it when things have such great advance sales that they extend even before opening. Such is the case with La Jolla Playhouse’s U.S. premiere of Alan Menken, Stephen Schwartz and Peter Parnell...
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Here's a ghastly thought for Halloween
Some beasts, as you might imagine, are kindly sorts who only come out during the day and treat you accordingly. Most others, though, are mad at the world and would spook ya as soon as look at ya. Y...
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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