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Major water and sewer project set for Pacific Beach
Unlike the February meeting, which drew one of the largest crowds ever, the March general meeting of the Pacific Beach Town Council – held on March 18 at the Crown Point Jr. Music Academy in Pacifi...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Miss Cabrillo 2015 crowned in Point Loma
Emese Maklary (right) was crowned 2015 Miss Cabrillo Festival at the 52nd Annual Pageant held on March 29 at the United Portuguese S.E.S. Hall in Point Loma. Miss Cabrillo 2014 Jocelyn Neves (left)...
Mar 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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City ruled not responsible for stench at La Jolla Cove
A tentative ruling issued March 26 by a San Diego Superior Court judge could derail a lawsuit by La Jolla business owners upset with a stench along the scenic coastline believed to be caused by sea...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents say short-term rentals ruining Pacific Beach neighborhoods
Residents are weighing in on recently passed restrictions advocated by the Pacific Beach Planning Group (PBPG), and the general consensus is that problems with short-term vacation rentals (STVRs) a...
Mar 26, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sea lion strandings surpass 2,000 on California beaches
New numbers released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) show that since the first of the year, more than 2,000 California sea lion pups have beached themselves from San Dieg...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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A celebration of life for Hodad's Mike Hardin
A special tribute to Ocean Beach burger legend Mike “Bossman” Hardin will take place 11:11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Petco Park’s Park in the Park, 100 Park Blvd. Hodad’s family and...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council OKs year-round indoor center for homeless
With the end to homelessness as one of the city's stated priorities, Mayor Kevin Faulconer and City Councilmember Todd Gloria March 24 won City Council approval for their push to create year-round ...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two Americans among 150 killed in French Alps airliner crash
Two Americans were among the 150 people killed when a German airliner crashed into the Alps after making an expectedly abrupt descent, the CEO of Germanwings said Wednesday. Germanwings' chief exec...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council OK's police pay raise pact in incentive bid
San Diego City Council March 23 unanimously approved a five-year contract with the San Diego Police Officers Association that includes 3.3 percent raises in each of the deal's final two years. The ...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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SANDAG plans to expand Regional Bike Network
As part of a $200 million initiative to expand bike infrastructure and make riding a bike a transportation choice for everyday trips, SANDAG is launching GO by BIKE, a public outreach and marketing...
Mar 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drugs, illness mark push to combat homelessness, town council told
The majority of homeless suffer from drug/alcohol dependency, as many as 40 percent are considered mentally ill and a push is on to eradicate homelessness among military veterans. La Jolla Town Cou...
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dead whale found off Torrey Pines beach towed to Fiesta Island
A dead gray whale was found floating near Torrey Pines State Beach the morning of March 19, San Diego Lifeguard officials confirmed. The whale, approximately 18 feet long, was discovered floating b...
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brown, lawmakers expected to introduce drought relief plan
Gov. Jerry Brown, Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon (D., Los Angeles) and Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins (D., San Diego) are expected to introduce March 19 emergency drought legislation describe...
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Possible delays seen as I-5/Genesee ramp work begins
Crews began work March 18 to place temporary concrete barriers and restripe lanes on the Interstate 5/Genesee Avenue interchange, which could lead to traffic delays. From 7 p.m. tonight to 5 a.m. M...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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State expands water restrictions amid persistent drought
California residents have to turn off their sprinklers, and restaurants won't give customers water unless they ask under new drought regulations approved March 17. The State Water Resources Control...
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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