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Mayor, council members unveil plan to increase affordable housing in San Diego
To address a statewide housing crisis on the local level, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer was joined June 21 by City Council members Scott Sherman and Chris Ward and housing advocates to call for the adop...
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rising temps roust rattlesnakes
As the weather heats up, County Animal Services says you may see more rattlesnakes out and about. The department has already received 656 rattlesnake calls since the beginning of the year, 100 more...
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fall in love with Ocean Beach all over again: 38th annual Street Fair and Chili Cook Off a summer tradition
One of San Diego’s most beloved annual traditions, the Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook Off, returns for the 38th year on June 24, along Newport Avenue. Themed this year to celebrate the 50th...
Jun 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oh say can UC: The 29th annual 4th of July celebration at Standley Park
The event will be held on Tuesday, July 4 at Standley Park Festivities kick off bright and early with the pancake breakfast, run by the Knights of Columbus, starting at 7:30 a.m. by the Standley Pa...
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jim Xu, A University City High School badminton star
Jim Xu (pronounced “shoo”) is stocky, standing 5-foot-seven-inches tall and about 180 pounds. Not the build you might expect out of a badminton champion if you weren’t familiar with the competitive...
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pacific Beach Town Council's wine and beer tasting fundraiser set for June 24
The Pacific Beach Town Council's annual summer silent auction fundraiser with wine and beer tasting will take place 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 24 at the Pacific Beach Woman's Club, 1721 Hornblend S...
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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The MED at La Valencia steps it up with ‘Summer Series’
It has been a big year for La Valencia. Celebrating its 90th birthday recently as a destination hotel and local landmark, its historic atmosphere, and breathtaking views, will keep visitors coming ...
Jun 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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From my garden: Hummingbirds are nature's way of saying 'thank you'
Since we are enjoying new Anna's hummingbird nests in the garden, I decided to revive an old column I wrote about these amazing tiny garden jewels. Hummingbirds are nature’s ways of saying thank yo...
Jun 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Escape to Margaritaville,’ LJ Playhouse’s tribute to an American icon
Calling all Jimmy Buffet Parrot Heads! Grab your straw hats, suntan lotion, flip-flops, Bermuda shorts and flowered shirts and “Escape to Margaritaville,” right here in La Jolla. The highly-success...
Jun 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla music calendar June 16-29
Friday, June 16 Joe Cardillo, singer-songwriter, noon. UTC Palm Plaza; DevvLov, singer-songwriter, 4 p.m. Duke’s; Ryan Hiller, singer-songwriter. 5 p.m. Farmer & The Seahorse; The Heart Duo, pop an...
Jun 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seven years of racing: How to be a part of the San Diego Triathlon
Since it was first organized in 2009, San Diego has seen 6,500 participants take part in the Triathlon Classic, an annual event that takes in some of the most scenic areas of the city. The race tak...
Jun 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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LJVMA talks website updates, social media presence
In June, La Jolla Village Merchants Association discussed the need to improve the group's social media networking. In his president's report, James Niebling noted LJVMA's new updated website will b...
Jun 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekend closures for Genesee Avenue
From 9 p.m. on Friday, June 16, to 5 a.m. on Monday, June 19, Genesee Avenue will be closed from La Jolla Village Drive to Nobel Drive to allow crews to connect underground utilities and make stree...
Jun 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Colorado man found guilty of raping Pacific Beach woman
After less than three hours of deliberations, a jury on June 15 convicted a man of kidnapping and raping a Pacific Beach woman, who was also a German exchange student. The 21-year-old victim return...
Jun 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Albion continues winning ways at Mission Bay
Riding a three-game winning streak (and one tie) into action this coming Saturday, the Albion Pros soccer team is having another strong season. Albion recently scored victories over Oxnard (2-1), C...
Jun 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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