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San Diego receives national award for using recycled water to make beer
The City has received a national award for an event celebrating the pioneering use of recycled water to make beer. The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) recognized the City’s Pure Stone ev...
Jun 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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High school student has the scoop on newspaper internship
Not all juniors in high school can say that they got an opportunity to write for a local newspaper for five weeks and produce two front page stories; I am fortunate enough to say I have. My name is...
Jun 20, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma High dedicates music room to late student
On June 6, Point Loma High School and its music program paid tribute to the late Eric Pratt, naming a campus building music room in his memory during a short ceremony. “Eric was a drummer in the ba...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creative arts student receives Rebecca Lenci scholarship at Point Loma High
Point Loma High student Caroline Sickler recently received the Rebecca Christine Lenci Thespian Memorial Scholarship at the school’s Senior Awards Night. With a creative mind and a passion for the ...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLHS co-valedictorian makes sweet music
Co-valedictorian Jonathan Omens has dressed in a tuxedo to play in formal Point Loma High orchestral performances, and someday he hopes to pull on a white lab coat as a physician. Omens finished in...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma High co-valedictorian eyes high-flying future
Kyle Grady has a different perspective on his hometown than any other 18-year-old. The Point Loma High School co-valedictorian has spent more than two years flying above San Diego while piloting a ...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma residents opposed to affordable housing plan
Peninsulans opposed to a proposal for 78 affordable housing units in a deserted lot at Famosa and Nimitz boulevards, will have to petition the city for a zoning change if they want that five-acre p...
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Craft + Draft at Bay City Brewing on June 20
Bay City’s indoor tasting room and outdoor beer garden will fill with music, makers, workshops and beer 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20. as the brewery brings San Diego Made local arts and sho...
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man charged with killing Ocean Beach man who vanished
Bail of $2.25 million was set for a man suspected of killing 68-year-old Peter Bentz of Ocean Beach who vanished shortly before Thanksgiving and is now believed to be dead. Bentz, 68, lived in the ...
Jun 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Birch Summer Concert Series: Tide Pool Plaza concerts underway for summer, more acts to follow
La Jolla is known for its lovely beaches, elegant boutiques, and tourist attractions, but what about a concert on the beach? The Birch Aquarium holds their own seasonal entertainment that doesn’t i...
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christie Linnard leads as Bishop’s four-sport student-athlete
Christie Linnard often races from track practice at La Jolla High, across town to Bishop’s School in time for lacrosse practice or games. The sophomore is a multi-sport student athlete who doubles ...
Jun 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off features live music, food, and art
The 39th annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off returns Saturday, June 23 with an array of food and merchandise vendors, the Community Mural Project with three new music-themed collaborati...
Jun 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rose Schindler, Holocaust survivor, graduates from La Jolla Country Day
Lately, it is an all-too-common occurrence to read about Jewish, Muslim, or other oppressed groups’ property vandalized with hate speech. Whether tolerance for nationalist rhetoric at major levels ...
Jun 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Torrey Pines student, Matlak, charged with making threats to La Jolla school
A judge set bail at $500,000 last week for a Torrey Pines High School graduate who posted a photo of himself with a gun with a vague threat. Kevin Gregory Matlak, 21, appeared restrained in a wheel...
Jun 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local reaction to Mayor Faulconer’s short-term vacation rental proposal
Mayor Kevin Faulconer’s much-anticipated new regulations on short-term vacation rentals (STVRs) seeking to strike a balance between those who want them out, and the Airbnb industry promoting them, ...
Jun 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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