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Neighbors band together to search for Miss Kitty
Laura Poveromo of Pacific Beach lost Miss Kitty, her precious white female cat, nearly six weeks ago and has been searching for her ever since via a variety of methods including Nextdoor and on soc...
May 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mount Soledad ceremony remembers fallen heroes on Memorial Day
Another U.S. president was immortalized with a black granite plaque on Mount Soledad during the annual Memorial Day ceremony on the mountaintop May 30. “Today we pay tribute to our 26th president, ...
May 30, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Paul’s fifth-grader to play Spreckels Organ Pavilion
St. Paul’s Lutheran School eighth graders Sam Rudenberg and Shane Cowell and fifth grader Miranda Kaack were awarded scholarships for continuing organ study in the May 7 San Diego American Guild of...
May 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loman rides to raise funds to fight Parkinson’s disease
Sylvia Maas, 52, a Point Loma native, is riding hundreds of miles to raise money for the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation. Maas went to school at Point Loma High School, has taught biology there for ...
May 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Skate for the Kids raises funds for OB Elementary
Ocean Beach Surf and Skate Shop held and sponsored the sixth annual Skate for Kids on May 21 at Robb Field Skate Park. Students in grades K-4 from Ocean Beach Elementary and the surrounding Point L...
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mid-Coast Trolley Project to close lanes on Garnet Avenue
SANDAGs Mid-Coast Trolley Project includes the relocation of a City of San Diego water main that currently exists under Garnet Avenue between Interstate 5 to west of Moraga Avenue. The pipeline rel...
May 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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City bans bath salt components as synthetic drugs
The synthetic drugs in bath salts and the cannabinoid Spice – which have caused hundreds of overdoses – were banned Monday in an 8-0 vote by the San Diego City Council. The drugs are sometimes sold...
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coastal residents discuss short term vacation rentals
“If it doesn't fit, you must not permit,” quipped John Thickstun at Pacific Beach Town Council's May 18 meeting arguing against allowing short term vacation rentals in residential neighborhoods. La...
May 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Education Notebook: Mission Bay High School talent show set for June 10
Mission Bay High - Mission Bay High School annual talent show titled “Get Your Act Together!” will take place 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 10 at the MBHS auditorium. With cash prizes, celebrity judges an...
May 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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City attorney candidates debate short-term rentals, homeless issues
Four of five candidates running for city attorney in November to replace termed-out Jan Goldsmith crossed swords at a May 11 Pacific Beach public forum, tackling hot-button issues like short-term v...
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mission Beach group files suit to stop condo project
A local nonprofit opposed to a developer's plans to construct 63 condos on two separate parcels on the former Mission Beach Elementary School site have filed a lawsuit challenging the City Council'...
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mission Beach flies in the face of tourists, residents
Ideally, Mission Beach would like to become a no-fly zone. Unfortunately, given its ideal breeding conditions, the beach community is presently a free-fly zone. Each summer, MB experiences a severe...
May 18, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crews still cleaning up 1,700-gallon diesel spill
Crews were still working this week to clean up thousands of gallons of diesel fuel that spilled from a tanker truck into a large bird sanctuary in the San Diego River near Old Town. Morena Boulevar...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bike to Work Day on May 20 in San Diego
Bike to Work Day is a national event celebrated annually on the third Friday in May as part of National Bike Month and was originated by the League of American Bicyclists in 1956 to increase public...
May 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego schools to reduce standardized testing, focus on achievement
San Diego Unified School District Superintendent Cindy Marten recently announced a significant reduction in the amount of high-stakes standardized testing at local schools. Instead, the former teac...
May 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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