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Birch Aquarium grunion run is under way
This is La Jolla, after all, and everybody at one time or another seems to get deep into the perennial tradition that is surfing, even if only as observers. But this time of year, a species of smal...
Apr 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Block party OKd, loading vote delayed at TNT parley
At its March meeting, La Jolla’s Traffic & Transportation (TNT) board approved a September block party, postponed final consideration of converting a commercial loading zone into public parking and...
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Men and women 45–80 sought for Parkinson’s study
UC San Diego is seeking men and women aged 45 to 80 suffering from Parkinson’s disease to participate in a research study evaluating the impact of the drug Azilect’s potential for improving cogniti...
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Man sentenced in break-in of La Jolla author’s home
A burglar who broke into a noted cookbook author's La Jolla home was sentenced March 25 to four years in prison and was ordered to pay $246,249 in restitution for stolen jewelry. Jeanne Jones had p...
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UC San Diego hosting Parkinsons drug study
By Dave Schwab UC San Diego is seeking men and women ages 45 to 80 suffering from Parkinson’s Disease to participate in a research study evaluating the impact of the drug Azilect’s potential for im...
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Another beautiful view
Local photographer Sharon Hinckley caught this gorgeous sunset shot on March 2 at at Windansea Beach.
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quick Hits
SCRIPPS CLINIC BREAKS GROUND ON $175 MILLION FACILITY Scripps Health marked the start of construction March 5 on the Scripps Clinic John R. Anderson V Medical Pavilion. The new $175 million medical...
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Off-leash dogs, skateboarders take center stage at BRCC meeting
Skateboarders, off-leash dogs and the safety threat some residents say they pose in public parks and neighborhood streets were among the items discussed at Bird Rock Community Council’s (BRCC’s) Ma...
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Protected marine areas beginning to grow teeth in La Jolla
La Jolla Town Council (LJTC) trustees heard a presentation this month about a cash-back solar incentive program and were updated on marine protected areas (MPA) that bar fishing in order to repleni...
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Options emerge for multi-city hike/bike trail
Four alternative routes for the proposed Coastal Rail Trail (CRT) bike-and-hike pathway project were unveiled Feb. 5 at a public workshop at Nobel Recreation Center. The Coastal Rail Trail (CRT) is...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Faulconer's mayoral swearing-in ceremony likely to be slated for early March
In a hotly contested special election for mayor with lower-than-expected voter turnout, Republican City Councilman Kevin Faulconer (District 2) outpolled rival Democratic City Councilman David Alva...
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Torrey Pines Rotary gets a lesson on SIO history
Torrey Pines Rotary Club heard about the latest developments with Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) from a university official at the service club’s Jan. 29 meeting. Founded in 1903, SIO, a...
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District 1 infrastructure concerns addressed with Kersey in UC
District 5 City Councilman Mark Kersey, chairman of the Committee on Infrastructure, visited Nobel Recreation Center in University City on Jan. 22 to pitch his concerns about the city’s long-time n...
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Peterson ordered to stand trial in La Jolla shooting spree
Ron Fletcher and Steven Dowdy identified Hans Antone Petersen in court Jan. 13 as the man who shot them both in their own homes in La Jolla in the early morning hours of Sept. 18. Petersen, 49, of ...
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Macedonian officials present economic visions in La Jolla
Macedonia’s ambassador to the United States and other dignitaries pitched La Jollans on that nation’s business investment potential at an Ambassadorial Roundtable Jan. 20 at a La Valencia Hotel lun...
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