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Do the math: AlphaCore puts a different spin on ancient 60/40 mix
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
You've seen it before, and you'll see it again – in fact, as the Great Recession tightened its grip in the late 2000s, you may have been part of it. Say you lost exactly half your shirt in a $100,0...
Parks group OKs Roughwater site, denies parking analysis on Coast Walk
by DAVE SCHWAB
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In June, La Jolla Parks and Beaches, Inc. unanimously approved use of Scripps Park for the 2015 La Jolla Roughwater Swim set for Sept. 13, but it denied a suggestion that a bluff study and drainage...
Over-The-Line gets back in the swing of things
by DAVE SCHWAB
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
It will be toes in the sand and brews in the hand for the 62nd Annual World Championship Over-The-Line (OTL) Tournament sponsored by the Old Mission Beach Athletic Club (OMBAC) on back-to-back week...
Voice of experience: LaCava kicks off Council bid, assails 'false sense of security'
by DAVE SCHWAB
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Friends, family and supporters joined La Jolla Community Planning Association president Joe LaCava, who's served on 29 working boards and committees during his public service career, in officially ...
New executive chef raises the sizzle at JRDN in Pacific Beach
by FRANK SABATINI Jr.
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Forget the hackneyed term “farm-to-table” for describing local, seasonal cuisine. The new executive chef at JRDN in Tower23 Hotel lives up to a catchier, more modern slogan he calls “in-the-moment ...
County names new deputy public health officer
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Sayone Thihalolipavan, a former New York City health officer, has been named the new San Diego County deputy public health officer. He takes over for Eric McDonald, now the medical director of the ...
Win 4 free tickets to Taste of the Past at Old Town
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Old Town State Historic Park is holding its Taste of the Past tasting tour from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, July 11. The 10 businesses included on the tour are Barra Barra Saloon & Restaurant, Temecula O...
Where's Mary? In La Jolla, you don't have to look far
by DAVE SCHWAB
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Where’s Mary? Six days a week, three hours a day, you can find Mary Deering picking up trash with her Marymobile, a four-wheeled cart she wheels around the Village of La Jolla, cleaning it up. It’s...
City OKs another round of water usage cuts
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Even as its Level 2 drought alert is in effect, San Diego City Council June 30 opted to impose elements of Level 3 – even though the state isn’t considering issuing new restriction guidelines until...
Plenty of pyrotechnics to see in San Diego on the Fourth
by DAVE SCHWAB
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Fourth of July is all about fireworks, and residents and visitors alike to Mission and Pacific beaches are fortunate in that they have their choice being situated at the “epicenter” of three dazzli...
Fourth show fuses with La Jolla for years to come
by DAVE SCHWAB
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s no question that the 30th annual Fourth of July fireworks show in La Jolla Cove is a go this year. But as you'll recall, that wasn’t true a year ago. Due to funding issues, the community’s ...
Clean Beach Coalition to add trash cans to beaches and bays for Fourth of July
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Every summer, millions of San Diegans and out-of-town visitors flock to local beaches, bays and parks to enjoy the pristine beaches and perfect weather. Often, permanent trash receptacles alone are...
OBTC urges everyone to 'mallow out'
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Another beautiful Ocean Beach summer has begun. With the warm weather, gorgeous natural scenery, and OB’s classic beach-town vibe, tourists and locals alike will soon be flocking to our shores. Tha...
Pacific Beach may say adeus to Brazilian Day
by DAVE SCHWAB
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly turned down a year ago because of problems with size, noise and accountability, the eighth annual Brazilian Day Festival in Pacific Beach scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 13 was nixed this year b...
University City celebration is the right choice
by SANDY LIPPE
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Life is all about choices, right? Here is a no-brainer choice as we celebrate America's 239th birthday on Saturday, July 4. Do you want to celebrate the birth of our country in a traffic jam on I-5...
Former Point Loma standouts selected in MLB draft
by SCOTT HOPKINS
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Two former Point Loma High School baseball players realized their dreams when they were selected by professional teams in the recent Major League Baseball amateur draft. Campbell Wear (class of 201...
Local teens to receive 25 free surfboards
by DAVE SCHWAB
Jun 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Point Loman Carter Faucher has teamed with North Island Credit Union to donate more than 25 surfboards and $7,500 to Boys to Men (BTM), a nonprofit mentoring fatherless teenage boys. The donation w...
Point Loma High baseball presents player awards
by SCOTT HOPKINS
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The Point Loma High baseball program celebrated its season recently during a family banquet at the Bali Hai restaurant on Shelter Island. The varsity team went to the CIF Div. II semifinals before ...
Name your purrrfect price for cat adoptions
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Love cats and kittens? How do you feel about a good deal? The county’s animal shelters are overwhelmed with furry felines right now so it’s holding a “Name Your Price” cat adoption event starting F...
THE RETIREMENT CONCIERGE: How to test-drive your retirement
by SHARONANN HAMILTON
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear SharonAnn, Our planned retirement and move, 12 months from now, is heading toward us like a bullet train, and such big changes in our lives are really scary. What if we cannot make new friends...