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Lifeguards of the Year leave legacy during Mission Beach in ceremony
Daryl McDonald and Tore Blichfeldt were honored as San Diego City Lifeguards of the Year on Sept. 27 at the Swell Café in Mission Beach. District 2 City Councilman Ed Harris, himself a veteran life...
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Quick Hits
DIVER’S BODY PULLED FROM MISSION BAY Lifeguard rescue divers retrieved the body of a diver who drowned in Mission Bay in an apparent diving accident earlier this month. According to Capt. Joseph Am...
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North PB hat sale a heady idea to raise money for elementary school
Two months after the second annual North PB Sip ’N’ Stroll business street fair, the beach community continues to benefit as proceeds from the sale of event hats continues as a fundraiser for Pacif...
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Education Notebook
MISSION BAY HIGH SCHOOL • MBHS gives a big, warm Mission Bay Buccaneer welcome to Nella Landau, who is joining the MBHS team as the new vice principal. Landau is coming from Clairemont High School,...
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People in the News
ST. PAUL’S NAMES TWO PB RESIDENTS TO KEY POSTS St. Paul’s Senior Homes and Services has named Pacific Beach residents Tara Walsh as corporate controller and Justin Weber as its new executive direct...
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Flying high again
The Navy’s Blue Angels are again on the docket for the 2014 Miramar Air Show, the country's largest military air show, after beng grounded last year amid federal budget sequestration and a 16-day g...
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IMMIGRANTS CAUGHT AFTER LANDING AT MISSION BEACH A suspected human-smuggling boat washed ashore in Mission Beach early Sept. 26, triggering law-enforcement officials to round up nearly a dozen peop...
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Planners get earful from residents over PB’s condo-conversion trends
A seemingly innocuous proposal to raze a single-family home and replace it with four condominiums turned into an unexpected debate over the future course of other developments during the Pacific Be...
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Fostering the love of surfing for youngsters is top priority of annual Jetty Kid Surf Contest
Help keep a youth surfing tradition alive by supporting the annual Jetty Kid Surf Contest, set this year for Saturday, Oct. 11 at the South Mission Beach Jetty. The event is sponsored by the South ...
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Urban Surf 4 Kids’ stand-up paddleboard race and expo returns to Mission Bay Oct. 12
Urban Surf 4 Kids has set Sunday, Oct. 12 for its 2014 Paddle Fest, an annual stand-up paddleboard (SUP) race and expo. Proceeds from the event will go to Urban Surf 4 Kids’ Dreaming of Aloha Achie...
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X-Terra Mission Bay Triathlon to sprint into action at Bonita Cove on Oct. 5
The 28th annual X-Terra Mission Bay Triathlon will take place on Sunday, Oct. 5 at Bonita Cove. This is a big change in the venue since the race has been held at Ski Beach since its inception.  The...
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Lifeguard Services issues diver-safety message for opening of highly popular 2014 lobster-hunt season
With the opening of lobster-hunting season on Sept. 28, hundreds of divers will be in pursuit of the California spiny lobster. San Diego beaches are popular for lobster fishing but can be hazardous...
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Remember When?
REMEMBER WHEN Brown Military Academy occupied 16 acres in the middle of Pacific Beach? The late Adare McAllister took this photo in July 1958, showing the northwest corner of Garnet Avenue and Lamo...
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SeaWorld’s ‘Halloween Spooktacular’ poised to go bump in the night
Where can kids meet some fun and funny Halloween characters, pose for pictures with mesmerizing mermaids and trick-or-treat in a sea-inspired atmosphere? It’s all happening at SeaWorld’s “Halloween...
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Education Notebook
MISSION BAY HIGH A tour of Mission Bay High is set for Oct. 8 at 8 a.m. in the library. Join Principal Ernest Remillard and see the wonderful new things happening at MBHS.  Learn about the widely a...
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