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Concert Across America to End Gun Violence on Sept. 25
by BART MENDOZA
Sep 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The Concert Across America to End Gun Violence is an event that will see dozens of venues across the U.S. stage events to raise awareness of the problem of gun violence. The San Diego concert will ...
Peter Lik offers coveted prize experience and hypnotizing new photo
by JENNY WERTH
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
When Peter Lik is behind the lens of his camera, magic is developed. The brilliance of nature comes to us vividly through surreal colors and dimensions formed into extraordinary photos when Peter L...
Orange Theory Fitness and Belle Siréne Salon fundraiser for Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
by JENNY WERTH
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Ovarian cancer is a silent killer. It threatens the lives of thousands of women every year; and most insidious of all is its ability to go undetected leading to life-threatening results. A routine ...
Anthony Peck remembers his father, La Jolla vacations and their life growing up as a family
by JENNY WERTH
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Gregory Peck Centennial Celebration and Gregory Peck Award for Excellence in Cinema will be given at the San Diego International Film Festival Night of the Stars Tribute next Thursday at MOCA. ...
LJCDS quarterback Braxton Burmeister: The key to success is leadership
by ED PIPER Jr.
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A real insight into Braxton Burmeister’s success not only as the record-setting quarterback of Country Day’s football team but also as a leader comes in the story of how he dealt with beating out a...
City wants La Jolla artist’s sculpture removed from yard
by DAVE SCHWAB
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
To Nasser Pirasteh, the sculpture titled In Out in his front yard patio in La Jolla is true art. Art or not, the city said it violates municipal codes, particularly setback requirements, and has to...
More restaurants needed, according to Merchants Association survey
by DAVE SCHWAB
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
In September, La Jolla Village Merchants Association (LJVMA) Business Improvement District (BID) unveiled results of a new business survey indicating a community desire for more restaurants, as wel...
Cross this lawsuit off the list, Mt. Soledad icon to stay
by DAVE SCHWAB
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The back-and-forth battle over the legitimacy of a towering cross on Mount Soledad in La Jolla is finally over after a 25-year court fight. The 27-foot cross, built as a Korean War memorial in 1954...
Pacific BeachFest set for Oct. 1 with best fish taco, and craft beer contests
by DAVE SCHWAB
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
There will be plenty of free, fun and family friendly action on the beaches and along the boardwalk at this year’s Pacific BeachFest Saturday, Oct.1 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Action starts early with s...
Education Notebook: Future Bucs watch current Bucs beat Chieftains
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Pacific Beach Middle - Congratulations PB Middle School on receiving the Chargers Grant for the new physical education cycling program. Kate Sessions - Kate Sessions will be holding its annual Hand...
Ken Whalen Surf Challenge set for Oct. 2
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The second annual Ken Whalen Surf Challenge is a free surf contest for beginning and first-time surfers ages 5-16. Last year’s inaugural event brought 150 young surfers together, many trying the sp...
Annual Trolley Dances leap off the Blue Line
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The 18th annual presentation of the Trolley Dances takes to the rails the weekends of Sept. 24-25, and Oct. 1-2 along the MTA’s Blue Line. This year the taking off point will be the Continuing Educ...
Letter: Removing Bond Street stoplight may alleviate some traffic on Garnet
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor: There are two reasons for the perpetually congested traffic on Garnet Avenue westbound from Mission Bay Drive. The first is an old problem: the stoplight at Bond Street and Garnet Avenue se...
Former Border Patrol agent convicted of sex with minor
by NEAL PUTNAM
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A jury Thursday convicted a former Border Patrol agent of having sexual relations with a 17-year-old girl in a Mission Bay hotel in 2015, and he was immediately jailed. The same jury acquitted Dani...
KAABOO delights festivalgoers with 3-day ‘mix-perience’
by NICK SPENCE
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Situated in the heart of the Del Mar Fairgrounds, the second-coming of KAABOO came and went this past weekend, providing festivalgoers with a cornucopia of live music, interactive art, contemporary...
Pacific Beach Elementary students debate the gum pole
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Teacher Dave Sandler and his fifth-grade students from Pacific Beach Elementary inspected the gum pole on the corner of Bayard Street and Garnet Avenue on Tuesday, Sept. 20. After reading a story a...
Mission Bay trio leading Bucs’ volleyball
by DAVE THOMAS
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
When it comes to leadership on a high school sports team, that task oftentimes falls to the seniors. Although some teams will sport some outstanding freshmen or sophomores, the talents only go so f...
Football, field hockey earn wins for Mission Bay
by DAVE THOMAS
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
With the fall sports season fully under way, a number of Mission Bay varsity teams have secured wins in the first few weeks of action. On the gridiron, Mission Bay under head coach Willie Matson co...
$1 billion federal grant helps fund Mid-Coast Trolley project
by DAVE SCHWAB
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
News of a $1 billion federal grant to help build the 11-mile trolley extension from the Old Town Transit Center to the University City community was greeted as a windfall by the San Diego Associati...
Veterans take flight and get dunked in Mission Bay
by DAVE SCHWAB
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Military support was the order of the day as returned veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan got a lesson in hydroflight recently on Mission Bay thanks to the nonprofit Warrior Passion. The so-called f...