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Coastal residents discuss short term vacation rentals
“If it doesn't fit, you must not permit,” quipped John Thickstun at Pacific Beach Town Council's May 18 meeting arguing against allowing short term vacation rentals in residential neighborhoods. La...
May 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Caltrans closes North 805 section for bridge, highway work
Caltrans will close all lanes on northbound Interstate 805 from La Jolla Village Drive/Miramar Road to Interstate 5 tonight, May 30, from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. The closure is necessary for bridge and...
May 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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City attorney candidates debate short-term rentals, homeless issues
Four of five candidates running for city attorney in November to replace termed-out Jan Goldsmith crossed swords at a May 11 Pacific Beach public forum, tackling hot-button issues like short-term v...
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Storefront improvement grants available from city, merchants told
In May, La Jolla Village Merchants Association got a report from the city about a grant program to assist small businesses in improving their curb appeal. Alissa Gabriel told the board of the Busin...
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shores group discusses city’s use of controversial herbicide, MAD plan
Highlights of the La Jolla Shores Association May 11 meeting included discussion about the city's continued use of an allegedly carcinogenic lawn-care product in local parks and a proposal to form ...
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Odie Miller pleads not guilty in Westfield UTC stabbing
The suspect accused of repeatedly stabbing a biotech executive near the Westfield UTC in 2014 has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity. Odie James Miller, Jr., now 22, has another psychiatric e...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mosquito control spraying set for North Torrey Pines, south Del Mar
The County of San Diego’s Vector Control Program is scheduled to conduct pesticide spraying in several neighborhoods around the Los Peñasquitos Lagoon after finding increasing numbers of adult mosq...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crews still cleaning up 1,700-gallon diesel spill
Crews were still working this week to clean up thousands of gallons of diesel fuel that spilled from a tanker truck into a large bird sanctuary in the San Diego River near Old Town. Morena Boulevar...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lanes from LJ Village Drive to I-5 closed May 19, 20
Crews will close all northbound lanes on Interstate 805 from La Jolla Village Drive to Interstate 5 Thursday and Friday, May 19 and 20, from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. as part of continuing construction o...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla father, son unhurt in plane mishap
A La Jolla pilot and his father were unhurt following an emergency landing of their small plane in rural Northern Arizona. Sheriff's deputies say the plane went down around noon May 16 near Beaver ...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman stabbed with icepick sues Nordstrom and UTC
A woman stabbed with an icepick at the Westfield UTC shopping mall is suing the mall and Nordstrom department store, saying that people are being put in danger every time they park there. The woman...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bike to Work Day on May 20 in San Diego
Bike to Work Day is a national event celebrated annually on the third Friday in May as part of National Bike Month and was originated by the League of American Bicyclists in 1956 to increase public...
May 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego schools to reduce standardized testing, focus on achievement
San Diego Unified School District Superintendent Cindy Marten recently announced a significant reduction in the amount of high-stakes standardized testing at local schools. Instead, the former teac...
May 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Important deadlines for June 7 Presidential Primary
Residents have only one more week to register to vote or change your voter registration status in the June 7 Presidential Primary Election. If you’re not sure whether you’re registered or what part...
May 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drought still top of mind as El Nino threat is fading
The weather phenomenon known as El Nino is fading, and drought conditions remain entrenched in San Diego and the rest of California, according to a pair of reports released May 13. The Climate Pred...
May 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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