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Harris marks 100 days in office with outreach, tangible changes
During his first 100 days, District 2 City Councilman Ed Harris has attended 39 community meetings and events, organized three Town Hall forums and overseen numerous street and other infrastructure...
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TRIAL DELAY GRANTED IN PB PEDESTRIAN’S DEATH A Nov. 3 trial date has been set for an Air Force veteran accused of gross vehicular manslaughter while under the influence of prescription drugs in the...
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SANDAG seeks public input on trolley plan document, new environmental wrinkle
The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) invites public comment on a supplemental environmental document for the Mid-Coast Trolley extension project that will evaluate a previously unident...
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SeaWorld, animal activists take their war public at airport
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) revelealed it has placed another anti-SeaWorld message at San Diego's airport. The 20-foot-long banner is intended to discourage attendees arrivin...
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Massive post-Fourth of July cleanup targets holiday debris in the beach communities
Nearly 650 volunteers gathered at four popular beaches on July 5 to assist with the Surfrider Foundation San Diego County chapter’s annual post-Fourth of July “Morning After Mess” beach series.  By...
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PB strip mall’s complete overhaul finalized, ready for surprising lineup
The musical chairs in the Staples-anchored strip mall at 1650 Garnet Ave. between Jewell and Ingraham streets has stopped, with five businesses taking their “seats” and demolition beginning Aug. 1 ...
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Annual leap of faith in Ocean Beach
Members of the San Diego Junior Lifeguard Foundation watch the first 2014 group of Junior Lifeguards take a leap of faith from the Ocean Beach Pier on July 7 as San Diego Lifeguards celebrated 100 ...
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MAN KILLED AFTER FALL FROM SUNSET CLIFFS A man was killed after falling roughly 50 feet to his death at Sunset Cliffs on July 15, authorities said. A friend of the victim reportedly called 9-1-1 sh...
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City defeats lawyer’s attempt to stop use of business-improvement district funds
The San Diego Superior Court has denied attorney Cory Briggs’ motion for an injunction seeking to prohibit the city from spending more than $1 million raised by 18 San Diego business-improvement di...
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Massive post-Fourth of July cleanup targets holiday debris
Nearly 650 volunteers gathered at four popular beaches on July 5 to assist with the Surfrider Foundation San Diego County chapter’s annual post-Fourth of July “Morning After Mess” beach series.  By...
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Beacon writer takes home multiple journalism honors
Peninsula Beacon writer/photographer Scott Hopkins took home several awards at a recent banquet honoring local media members. The San Diego chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists ceremo...
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Peninsula YMCA soiree celebrates partners
The Peninsula YMCA event on June 19 was a great success, and we thank the Beacon for being a sponsor with the three advertisements. The event, themed “Friends, Fun and Summer Sun: We Are The Y,” wa...
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Mount Soledad cross controversy continues; no end yet in sight
The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision not to hear arguments for and against the Mount Soledad Veterans Memorial cross being an endorsement of religion means the matter now returns to the Ninth C...
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Faulconer lays cards on table on city’s present, future state
San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer discussed everything from the budget, water independence and energy sustainability to fireworks and infrastructural needs during a free-ranging conversation with pri...
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FAULCONER, KERSEY WARN OF FIRE-SEASON DANGERS San Diego residents, especially those living near open space, should take measures to help protect their homes from fires this season — and on Monday, ...
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