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Mount Soledad memorial sold, but will that end the lawsuit?
La Jolla military veterans, who recently bought the half-acre parcel containing the controversial, towering Mount Soledad cross for $1.4 million from the Department of Defense, say that ends the 25...
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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High surf, strong rip currents expected
Higher than average surf and strong rip currents could wreak havoc along the San Diego County coastline Wednesday, July 29. A National Weather Service beach hazards statement warning of potentially...
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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SANDAG grant to expand open space, support transit in Pacific Beach
The SANDAG board of directors recently voted to award 29 grants totaling $15 million to jurisdictions throughout San Diego County to support a variety of projects that promote smart growth, as well...
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Junior Lifeguard Foundation proposes building in Mission Beach
Lifeguards, aspiring lifeguards and their parents turned out at Mission Beach Precise Planning Board’s (MBPPB’s) July 21 meeting to support presentation of conceptual renderings of a proposed Junio...
Jul 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maruta Gardner is the graffiti 'eradicator' in Mission and Pacific beaches
Cleansing communities of graffiti is a dirty job, but somebody’s got to do it. In Mission and Pacific beaches for the last 24 years, that “somebody” has been retired school principal Maruta Gardner...
Jul 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pacific Beach student wins statewide Business Plan Pitch Competition
In a unanimous decision, San Diego Mesa College students Tyler Aloe, of Pacific Beach, and Celine Ahearn, of North Park, earned first place in the statewide “Get a Taste of Success” Business Plan P...
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Education Notebook: Mission Bay High students visit Europe
Mission Bay High A group of Mission Bay High School students recently returned from a two-week trip through Europe. The students started their tour in Rome and visited Piazza Navona, the Colosseum,...
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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High surf and thunderstorms expected this weekend
Thunderstorms, higher than average surf and strong rip currents could develop along the San Diego County coastline this weekend as the remnants of Hurricane Dolores weaken and move offshore from Ba...
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman killed crossing Ingraham Street
A female pedestrian was killed attempting to cross a street against a green light in the Mission Bay Park area on Wednesday, July 15. The woman was struck in the 2600 block of Ingraham Street aroun...
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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PB man sentenced for abusing female patient
A Pacific Beach man who worked as an orderly for Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital was sentenced to six months in custody July 14 after pleading guilty to three counts of sexual activity with a person conf...
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mission Bay meth ringleader jailed, to be sentenced soon
The ringleader in a 2013 drug operation in Mission Bay was jailed Monday and the judge set sentencing for Jason Morgan Boone for July 29. Boone, 42, of San Diego, had been free on $500,000 bond, bu...
Jul 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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ReWild Mission Bay chosen as primary regional wetlands project
San Diego Audubon’s ReWild Mission Bay recently became one of three projects chosen to spearhead wetlands restoration in the San Diego region. As it adopted a resolution to prioritize the protectio...
Jul 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Council unanimously supports zero waste plan
The San Diego City Council’s nine members voted unanimously July 13 to support a proposed zero waste plan with the goal of diverting 75 percent of the waste generated in the city away from landfill...
Jul 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airport Authority allows Lyft and Uber to operate at Lindbergh Field
The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority recently signed permits for ridesharing companies Lyft and Uber to begin operations at San Diego International Airport (SAN) as part of a pilot progr...
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cabrillo National Monument Park to double entrance fee
Effective Nov. 1, 2015, Cabrillo National Monument (CNM) in Point Loma will increase entrance fees for visitors from $5 to $10 per vehicle for seven-day entry, as well as increasing the annual park...
Jul 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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