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Pets of the Week – Pip and Calico
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Two handsome housemates are up for grabs at the County’s animal care facility in Carlsbad. You can get just one or take them both – they’re your typical cats in that they don’t seem to mind one way...
Is Little Portugal the next big thing in Point Loma?
by DAVE SCHWAB
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
You know of Little Italy in San Diego. But do you know about Point Loma’s Portuguese community? Now there's a move afoot to create a Little Portugal on the Peninsula. The United Portuguese SES Inc....
PLHS turnovers prove difference in season opener
by SCOTT HOPKINS
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
It's not a good way to start the season when your team has more turnovers than points scored. That was the case for much of the game as Point Loma Pointer fumbles and interceptions repeatedly stopp...
Wave Goodbye to MS fundraiser in Ocean Beach
by SCOTT HOPKINS
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
At the age of 9, Point Loman Steve Bettis bought his first surfboard for $3. Starting then, he became one of those people who can't seem to find enough speed and excitement in life, an adrenaline z...
Alleged drunk driver accused of killing PLNU grad in jail on $2M bail
by NEAL PUTNAM
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
An alleged drunk driver accused of killing a Point Loma Nazarene University graduate has been ordered held in jail on $2 million bail. Lucas Makana Riley, 24, of San Diego, was killed Aug. 20 on st...
Bloodmobile in Ocean Beach on Aug. 31
Aug 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The San Diego Blood Bank will accept blood donations in Ocean Beach on Wednesday, Aug. 31, from 1:30 to 7 p.m. The drive will be held at 4840 Niagara St., Rite Aid parking lot. The San Diego Blood ...
Sea Walls: Murals for Oceans event coming to Ocean Beach
Aug 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
PangeaSeed Foundation, in collaboration with Cohort Collective, Surfrider Foundation, and Kaaboo Del Mar, recently announced Sea Walls: Murals for Oceans San Diego event will take place Sept. 8-12,...
Surfrider asks beachgoers to Hold on to Your Butts
Aug 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
On Sept. 11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Surfrider Foundation San Diego County Chapter will hold its 14th annual Hold on to Your Butts Awareness Day in Mission Beach. Surfrider Foundation volunteers...
Nominations being solicited for Pacific Beach community elections
Aug 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Pacific Beach Business Improvement District (PBBID) includes business and rental properties with six or more units, in the area which can be approximately described as the area circumscribed by...
New vice principal named at Point Loma High School
Aug 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A familiar face to many students has been selected for an open vice principal position at Point Loma High School. Eric Brown, who has been teaching mathematics at nearby Correia Middle School, will...
Heading back-to-school makes summer memories even sweeter
by JENNY WERTH
Aug 26, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
As summer vacation draws to a close La Jolla’s kids, tweens and teenagers are collectively enjoying their last few days of freedom. By next Monday, most parents will be back in the school grind. St...
Concerts By the Sea may cease after this season in La Jolla
by DAVE SCHWAB
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
La Jolla Concerts By the Sea's 33rd season this year will be the nonprofit's last if a way isn't found to make the series self-sustaining. It's been a bad year for signature events in “the Jewel,” ...
Montana receives 31 years in prison for shooting Kyle Kraska
by NEAL PUTNAM
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
House painter Mike Montana received 31 years and eight months to life in prison Wednesday for shooting CBS News 8 sports director Kyle Kraska and that includes a consecutive three-year term for Mon...
Thanks Rio! Summer Olympics were spectacular
by JOSEPH CAPP
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2016 Summer Olympics turned out to be a smashing success – as I promised – and from my perspective, there were three overall winners. The USA The United States won 121 medals, 46 that were gold...
Peninsula Singers welcomes singers for fall season
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The Peninsula Singers community choir welcomes singers with all levels of experience to join them for the fall season. No audition is needed. Rehearsals are every Monday night, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., b...
Beloved pet killed by hit-and-run driver highlights speeding problem in Pacific Beach
by DAVE SCHWAB
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
It's a tragic story that's served to bring Pacific Beach neighbors – and hopefully – their neighborhood, together. Letty Oudone on Aug. 4 had let her dog out for a potty break in her driveway befor...
Pacific Beach couple’s innovative flytrap out on store shelves soon
by DAVE SCHWAB
Aug 24, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Thanks to an enterprising Pacific Beach couple, a better household flytrap may be on a store shelf near you soon. Dennis and Joylyn Darnell have spent two years developing and marketing a new produ...
New start date, programs and paint at Mission Bay Cluster schools
by DAVE SCHWAB
Aug 24, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Principals at Mission Bay Cluster’s six schools – Barnard Asia Pacific Language Academy, Crown Point, Mission Bay High, Pacific Beach Elementary, Pacific Beach Middle and Kate Sessions – say there'...
Vehicle flips on West Point Loma Boulevard
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A car carrying four people slammed into several parked vehicles before flipping onto its roof in Point Loma overnight Monday.   According to San Diego police, at about 12:30 a.m. a car was driving ...
LJHS basketball player and diver finds perspective in life
by ED PIPER
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Abby Ward can have a frozen, even frantic look on her face when she is madly trying to navigate a press applied by La Jolla High’s basketball opponents in the full court. Meanwhile, at the CIF divi...