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Museum of Man tower to reopen after 80 years
After an 80-year closure, California Tower at Balboa Park's Museum of Man will reopen to the public on Jan. 1. The 150-foot tower, which offers sweeping views of San Diego and can be seen from many...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Playhouse extends show whose title should ring a bell
I love it when things have such great advance sales that they extend even before opening. Such is the case with La Jolla Playhouse’s U.S. premiere of Alan Menken, Stephen Schwartz and Peter Parnell...
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Art & Wine Festival stein holding contest is a win-win
Oktoberfest joins the sixth annual La Jolla Wine & Art Festival (LJAWF) this year as a Masskrugstemmen (a beer stein holding contest) will be held from 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, topping off t...
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Warwick's, Brewing Company to welcome Fallbrook novelist
Patrick Norris has seen the worst that Afghanistan has to offer – excruciating heat, bitter cold and death waiting behind every rock. He returns home exhilarated amid his new freedom, but he is sho...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barb Schmidt will put it into Practice at Warwick's
The mind has a way of interfering with personal happiness, often causing stress and doubt. Getting in touch with one's inner source of peace and following its guidance over the mind's often-unfound...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sixth annual La Jolla Art & Wine Festival set, with fundraising silent auctions
The corner at Prospect Street and Torrey Pines Road can sneak up on you, and some of its angles mark a pretty tight turn -- but if the folks at the La Jolla Art & Wine Festival scouted it out as an...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two cool plays centering on the Salem witch trials top the list(s)
The Witches’ Brews The world premiere of “Kingdom City” continues through Sunday, Oct. 5 at La Jolla Playhouse (lajollaplayhouse.org or (858) 550-1010). Playwright Sheri Wilner superimposes Arthur ...
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tenth annual Restaurant Week: What's in a name?
This year's San Diego Restaurant Week, organized by the local chapter of the California Restaurant Association, marks the end of the event's first decade, with more than 180 of the county's eaterie...
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athenaeum's Murals of La Jolla is a popular wall-to-wall project
If necessity is the mother of invention, then the Great Depression gave birth to public art in the United States. Franklin Roosevelt's effort to fuel the country's collapsing workforce resulted in ...
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Balboa Theatre is site of SD Opera recital (and a traffic jam)
What a way to open an opera season! When San Diego Opera education director Nicolas Reveles and board chair Carol Lazier walked onto the stage of the Balboa Theatre on Sept. 5, the audience greeted...
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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CCdd at La Jolla Playhouse: How about a show set on Mars in 2044?
Some of the best, most innovative theatrical work is produced by San Diego’s small theaters. Many are “homeless,” or “gypsy,” companies, with no regular venue. Recognizing that, La Jolla Playhouse ...
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Agenda -- everything you could possibly do in La Jolla for the foreseeable future
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 22 • Author signing: Warwick’s Books and UCSD bookstores present Chuck Palahniuk with presigned copies of his book “Burnt Tongues: an Anthology of Transgressive Stories,” 7 p.m., 95...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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SummerFest 2014 is likely next to last at Sherwood
Between July 30 and August 22, La Jolla Music Society (LJMS) will present the annual chamber music festival known as SummerFest, comprising a series of 15 concerts played by more than 60 artists, m...
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Music calendar: What's that noise?
Tuesday, October 21 The Trio, jazz, 4 p.m., Café-Bar Europa Mikan Zlalkovich Trio, piano jazz, 6 p.m., Eddie V’s Lisa Campbell, singer-songwriter, 6:30 p.m., Prospect Bar & Grill Grupo Global, jazz...
Jul 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Bijou names Bradley culinary director
Chef William Bradley is taking his culinary skill into the new Bijou French Bistro, a French-inspired eatery open at 1205 Prospect St., former site of Amaya La Jolla. Bradley, noted executive chef ...
Jul 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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