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Funk Shui Planet to groove in Pacific Beach’s Backyard
Although Funk Shui Planet, featuring guitarist Travis Thomas and singer Ryan Sherman, is hardly traditional funk, the pair do inflect their originals with a healthy dose of soul. Appearing on May 1...
May 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beach’s Jesse Egan hosts ‘Tonight In San Diego’
San Diego has had several TV programs dedicated to entertainment over the years, but nothing quite like “Tonight in San Diego,” a full-scale variety talk show celebrating the people, art and sounds...
May 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finnish Files: Four months was too short a time
When you move to a new place, it takes time to adjust. When I moved from Finland to San Diego in January, it took me a while to get used to the street names, the people and the atmosphere. I was lu...
May 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finnish Files: Bikes Boards and Brews a great party
The annual Bikes Boards and Brews was held in Catamaran Hotel On Sunday, April 24. The idea is to have local breweries present samples to patrons in the same place. Also, a lot of restaurants prese...
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finnish Files: Point Loma tastes good
On April 20, I tasted a lot of amazingly good foods in Point Loma. I attended the Taste of Point Loma event with my Finnish friend Iida and were so full of great food after three hours, that we had...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finnish Files: A little town if there was no ocean
San Diego and Finland’s capital Helsinki have one thing in common: the ocean and the sea have made them big. Helsinki wouldn’t be the biggest city in Finland if it wasn’t located at the coast of th...
Apr 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latin rhythms to sway at Café Bar Europa
Mixing Latin rhythms with pop sensibilities, Gabriela & La Buena Onda are one of San Diego’s undiscovered gems. Appearing at Café Bar Europa Fridays at 5 p.m., front-woman Gabriela Aparicio has a w...
Apr 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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PRINCE: 1958-2016
Prince, one of the bestselling pop artists of all time, died April 21 in his home recording studio in Chanhassen, Minn., the Associated Press reported. The singer had been hospitalized in Illinois ...
Apr 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shaka Fest paddles into Mission Bay Saturday
Nā Koa Kai Canoe Club Inc., a nonprofit dedicated to perpetuating the Hawaiian culture and fighting the youth obesity epidemic by encouraging youths to learn and live a lifestyle of health and well...
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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PB Woman's Club's wine taste fundraiser on April 30
Pacific Beach Woman's Club's annual wine taste fundraiser and silent auction will take place from 2 to 5 p.m Saturday, April 30 at Hornblend Hall, 1721 Hornblend St. Tickets are $15 each plus two b...
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finnish files: Fearless elks at Grand Canyon
My weekend at Grand Canyon was everything I expected and more. Everybody knows that the Grand Canyon is a magnificent and magical place, so I won’t spend any more words praising it. You have to see...
Apr 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Revenge Girls of the West’ to transform OB Masonic Lodge into the Old West
A local performance troupe will take over Ocean Beach’s Masonic Lodge with an original dinner-theater presentation of a rollicking Old West tale of women seeking their revenge and the men who must ...
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finnish files: Enjoying the San Diego food culture
My friend asked me two months ago if I missed Finnish food. I said I don’t, because the food culture in western countries is basically the same. Our meat is usually chicken, pork or bovine and we a...
Apr 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beach couple have miracle pregnancy
Ocean Beach resident Scott Martinez has been through a miracle with his wife Mandy. Scott had testicular cancer twice and after cancer surgeries had only a 1 percent chance to father a child. Now j...
Apr 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coastkeeper's Ocean Commotion Concert on April 30
San Diego Coastkeeper invites San Diego to party for area waters at its fifth annual Ocean Commotion Concert on Saturday, April 30 at Campland on the Bay. The vent at celebrates aquatic playgrounds...
Apr 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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