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Opinion: Schools should use walkouts in protest of gun violence as teaching moment
For 17 minutes on March 14, students and their supporters across the country (including Mission Bay High) are planning to walk out of their schools, honoring the victims of the Parkland school shoo...
Mar 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opinion: Bicycle riders prohibited and cause major damage at Sunset Cliffs Natural Park
Dear Editor: Thank you for the lengthy article in the recent Beacon regarding Sunset Cliffs Natural Park. Gene Berger, chairman of the Sunset Cliffs Natural Park Council, told us about all the dog ...
Feb 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Guest opinion: It’s time to stop stonewalling short term vacation rentals
The June 2018 Primary election for San Diego City Council District 2 will prove a cross road in local politics. Do we choose a super majority at City Hall further polarizing our great City or do we...
Dec 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sexual harassment: It’s not about sex, it is more about power
In 1992, the City of San Diego Organization Effectiveness Program hired me as a sexual harassment consultant. I worked there for three years, leading workshops, training staff, creating videos, and...
Nov 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Dane now living in San Diego, part III
Is it normal to just ask strangers how they are doing? After four culture-shocking days in Los Angeles, the next part of our road trip was driving up Highway 1 to San Francisco. We started our adve...
Aug 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Dane now living in San Diego, part II
My first time experiencing culture shock and lack of trust. I arrived in Los Angeles four weeks ago. This is my first time in the U.S. It took me nearly 16 hours to go from the little airport near ...
Aug 10, 2017 | 3 3 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Dane now living in San Diego
My name is Mathilde Rousseau Bjerregaard and I am 24 years old. I have a bachelor’s degree in media studies and journalistic communication and I am currently enrolled in the master’s program of med...
Aug 03, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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SDCNG publisher supports Free Community Newspaper Month
I am proud to be a free community newspaper publisher. For those of you who don’t understand the differences between print, well, let’s just say the paid dailies have not helped our industry. There...
Jul 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to editor: Homeless population can be better citizens
First and foremost, I would like to thank anyone taking a moment to read this letter. You are the basis of why I want this to work. I know first hand (because I’m out here too) just how difficult i...
Mar 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to editor: Paint our streets for safety, comfort, and visibility
Editor: It was evident last Thursday at the Peninsula Community Planning Board that the community supports safe and comfortable bike facilities throughout our communities. The board was presented w...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to editor: San Diego Unified School Board responsible for budget deficit
The San Diego Unified School Board of Trustees and the superintendent are entirely responsible for the current budget deficit. For more than three years, SDUSD has operated with budgets that relied...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to editor: Emergency calls routed to SD Fire Dispatch may cause delays for lifeguards
Editor: On Dec. 15, the San Diego Lifeguard River Rescue team members were holding a deployment briefing prior to an imminent storm. Fifteen minutes before they were to deploy, they were given a ne...
Feb 28, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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What if California were a country? #Calexit
Some say our country is more divided than ever, and a movement in California is calling into question whether or not our nation is truly "indivisible." Starting this month, a group of secessionists...
Feb 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opinion: Safety signage needed near Santa Cruz Cove
The rocky shore between the Ocean Beach Pier and Santa Cruz Cove is an area that has claimed several lives. On Jan. 21, two women were swept into the water at Santa Cruz Cove. Lifeguards responded ...
Jan 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego small businesses brace for instability as Congress moves to repeal ACA and gut other health programs
In a major setback for small business owners and entrepreneurs, the House voted to move forward with the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Small business owners in San Diego say repealing the heal...
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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