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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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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...
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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PB library celebrates a century of mind enrichment
When the first Pacific Beach Branch Library opened in 1914 in the lobby of the PB Woman’s Club on Hornblend Street, the monthly circulation was 280 books. This June’s circulation at the Earl and Bi...
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In the Schools
Students from Mission Bay High School, participating in Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute’s “Seabass in the Classroom” (SITC) program on June 6, released 25 tagged juvenile white sea bass into loca...
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USA OUTRIGGER COMPETITION SETS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM USA Outrigger, organizer of national competitions among outrigger canoe clubs from different regions, will launch its Team USA regional developmen...
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Man bound for trial in revenge-porn case
After hearing four days of testimony, a judge on June 16 ordered a Pacific Beach man to stand trial for 31 counts of identity theft, extortion and conspiracy involving a “revenge-porn” website dema...
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Remember When?
REMEMBER WHEN Dunaway’s was a drugstore? Here’s a shot of the iconic structure on the northwest corner of Cass and Garnet streets shortly after completion in 1926 at a cost of $40,000. The drugstor...
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Planners continue fine-tuning vision for PB’s future
Local visionaries tackled the latest strategies on how to make the beach community more livable, bikable, walkable and less congested during the Pacific Beach Planning Group’s (PBPG) May 28 meeting...
Jun 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Education Notebook
PACIFIC BEACH MIDDLE SCHOOL Thanks to all the Pacific Beach Elementary teachers, staff, principal, students and their families for making this school year a great one. We wish the fifth-grade stude...
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