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Inside the hookah-lounge craze
If you’re looking for an offbeat entertainment alternative while you’re down at the beach, check out a hookah lounge. And if you’re so inclined, there are about a half-dozen lounges to choose from ...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sail Ho Golf Club swings into a new name, rebranding
Sail Ho Golf Club at NTC Liberty Station has morphed into The Loma Club. But more than the name is being changed. “Nothing about the golf course itself has changed,” said Katie Flaherty, the club’s...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live Music
A lot of folks have played the blues in San Diego’s nightclubs for decades, but few could keep up with Tom Cat Courtney. Now in his 80s, Courtney maintains a schedule that would strain many younger...
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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And the winners of this year’s Beacon photo contest are ...
The results of the Beacon’s 2014 Amateur Photo Contest are in — and readers have made their choices! During balloting at the June 28 Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off Festival, more than b...
Jul 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raise your jerseys at Raglans for World Cup 2014
It’s soccer time, and Raglan Public House will begin broadcasting the World Cup 2014 games on all five of its wide-screen TVs! After the USA defeat of Ghana on June 16, Raglan will broadcast the U....
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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TATTOO YOU: Ancient art form is alive in PB
Ronan Harvey is a printer who works on manuscripts large and small. Only the ink he uses is indelible and comes out of a machine “gun.” And the canvas on which he works is the human skin. A tattoo ...
Jun 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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PB’s The Patio expands roots into Mission Hills
The gentrification of great neighborhoods and the establishment of new restaurant concepts within them has spawned the expansion of The Patio on Lamont Street in Pacific Beach. The second location,...
May 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beach’s Tech Pet Care goes dog-sitters one better
Just ask the customer whose dog needed an injection and was looking for some sound professional advice: as long as what she’s doing is within state guidelines, Jan Gorham can wield a needle as prof...
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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J Hill Interior Designs: creating spaces to reflect your lifestyle
Jessica Tompane is the founder and principal designer of home-décor J Hill Interior Designs (JHID), located at Liberty Station. Her design assistant, Amy McKnight, assists with multiple facets of t...
May 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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PAWS-ITIVELY DELICIOUS: Taking puppy love to a new level: healthy doggy muffins
Kathie Missett has taken puppy love to a whole new dimension, creating an Internet business promoting natural nutrition for pooches. Missett started her business, Puppy Love Muffins & Specialty Dog...
May 22, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Empire Beauty finds room for growth after business-location swap
Longtime Pacific Beach business Empire Beauty Supply and Salon is in the process of relocating from the venue it has called home for the last 26 years at 1660 Garnet Ave., east of the CVS store. Th...
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Skin Suite offers dual-sex salon services in PB
Skin Suite, which offers facials, waxes and body treatments for men and women, is open for business at 1001 Garnet Ave., Suite 230, on the second floor above Which wich. Owned by Jamie Ford, spa se...
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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A culinary landmark for steak and seafood lovers
The year was 1951. President Harry S. Truman was serving his second term in the White House. Color television was being tested. And in the hang between Mission and Pacific Beach, a dive bar named H...
Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Ocean Beach-opoly’ board game scores big with merchants, customers
It may not be a monopoly, but Ocean Beach has cornered the market with “Ocean Beach-opoly,” its beach version of the time-honored board game. Ocean Beach “passed go” and has collected $24,000 throu...
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pat Park, Prudential Dunn Realtors set bar high for customers, industry
Prudential Dunn Realtors, an independently owned and operated broker, has been serving the beach and inland communities for 40 years. President/CEO Patrick J. Park, who’s operated the firm for 36 y...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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