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Scripps gets NIH grant to study anti-migraine drug
The Scripps Research Institute was awarded a $4.5 million federal grant to study a possible drug to fight migraines, the La Jolla-based life sciences organization announced Sept. 3. The funding fro...
Sep 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outlook good for sea lion apparently bitten by shark
Large gashes spotted Sept. 3 by a passer-by on a sea lion in La Jolla Cove may look gruesome, but according to SeaWorld San Diego, the animal will likely be just fine. SeaWorld believes the gashes ...
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Conviction and deadlock reached in La Jolla robbery
A jury has convicted a Moreno Valley man of robbing two women in La Jolla, but the same jury deadlocked on whether he was guilty of kidnapping the women or carjacking them. The question of a retria...
Sep 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials open public biotech facility at Riford Library
Mayor Kevin Faulconer and 52nd District Rep. Scott Peters were among the officials at a Sept. 1 grand opening for what is believed to be the first public biotech laboratory in the world, located in...
Sep 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wayne Dyer, professor of counselor education and spiritual master, dies
Portland's Schnitzer Concert Hall is a pretty spiffy proposition, with its colossal Italianate architecture marking downtown's Broadway area the way the city's signature wild roses soar along its f...
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla Jewish Center ex-CFO to surrender, commence 1-year term
The former chief financial officer who embezzled more than $400,000 from La Jolla's Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center will surrender Oct. 9 to begin a one-year federal prison term handed down...
Aug 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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USS Ronald Reagan leaves San Diego for Japanese port
After 11 years in port at San Diego, the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan Aug. 31 will begin a voyage to its new home port in Yokosuka, Japan, according to the Navy. The Reagan is one of three ai...
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Hammerhead spotted off La Jolla Shores for second straight day
For the second time in as many days, lifeguards issued a shark advisory Aug. 30 after a hammerhead was spotted about two miles from La Jolla Shores, the same area in which a hammerhead was seen the...
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Cove lifeguard station work delayed a third time
Lifeguards have to wait a little longer to move into a new $1.85 million station at La Jolla Cove, as the project has been delayed yet again. The City of San Diego Public Works Department said the ...
Aug 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hungry? OrderUp app debuts in San Diego
OrderUp is the latest food-delivery app to hit the San Diego scene. A nationwide app, it launched in the Pacific Beach and San Diego State University communities on Aug. 17. Originally from St. Lou...
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former nurse ordered to complete drug program amid painkiller scheme
A federal judge on Aug. 21 ordered a former nurse at the La Jolla Women’s Surgery Center to complete a six-month residential drug treatment program after she pleaded guilty to siphoning off a paink...
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Town council hears of progress in healthcare education; outcry on wireless plan cited
La Jollans heard from State Sen. Marty Block on progress in healthcare education and also became clued in on the latest developments with cell towers and problematic youth behavior in the Beach-Bar...
Aug 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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USS Albuquerque returns to Naval Base Point Loma after final deployment
The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Albuquerque (SSN 706) returned to its homeport Aug. 21 following its final regularly-scheduled deployment. Albuquerque, under the command of Cmdr. Tr...
Aug 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man arrested in SWAT standoff in University City
A man who allegedly held his family hostage at gunpoint in an apartment in University City was arrested August 20 following a standoff with San Diego police that lasted more than three and a half h...
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Heroin use up in SD over ten years, SANDAG study says
Heroin use and heroin-related deaths have increased in San Diego County in the ten years between 2002 and 2012, with heroin accounting for 25 percent of drug treatment admissions countywide in 2013...
Aug 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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