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Levi Dean to perform at Songwriters Acoustic Nights
Anyone who is a fan of the local acoustic music scene has likely taken notice of Levi Dean. Either solo or with his band The Americats, Dean’s blend of blues, folk, rock and country has steadily wo...
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Motorcyclist seriously injured in Midway crash
A 57-year-old male was driving his 2010 Subaru Outback and was stopped at Sutherland Street waiting to make a left turn to southbound 3850 Pacific Highway on Feb. 15 about 4:45 p.m. A 20-year-old m...
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PLNU Writers Symposium features Pulitzer Prize and Peabody Award winning authors
It’s time for Point Loma Nazarene University’s 23rd annual Writers Symposium by the Sea, where some of the world’s most celebrated authors gather to be interviewed and share their insights and expe...
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Peninsulans band together to start new Neighborhood Watch for Ocean Beach and Point Loma
Obecians are stepping up to the plate following a call by one of their own to create a new Neighborhood Watch network encompassing OB and Point Loma. Sunset Cliffs resident Nicole Ueno recently beg...
Feb 15, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Point Loma man, suspected of killing wife, gets $2M bail
Bail of $2 million was set Wednesday for a former Point Loma man suspected of fatally stabbing his wife whose body was found in San Diego Bay in 2016. Matthew Scott Sullivan, 32, pleaded not guilty...
Feb 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local couple cleans up neighborhood laundromat in Ocean Beach
Most laundromats don’t have much of a story. People come in, they wash their clothes and, an hour or so later, fold their laundry and leave as quickly as possible. Tranquility and community are not...
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Pacific Beach entrepreneur has it made in the shades
If you live in San Diego, you probably recognize a few required living essentials: sunscreen, swimsuits, sandals and, according to San Diego State University graduate and entrepreneur Chase Fisher,...
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Cliff collapse at Sunset Cliffs near Ladera Street stairs
It was reported on Feb. 13 that there was a partial cliff collapse at Sunset Cliffs near Ladera Street, and that the stairs leading down to Garbage Beach below have been closed. Peninsula Beacon fr...
Feb 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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David Wells donates to military veterans' cause
Former Major League Baseball and Point Loma High star David Wells is passionate about helping veterans of the U.S. military who are in need of medical and/or mental health assistance and cannot aff...
Feb 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beach winery wins big at national competition
Some say size matters. That bigger is better. But that doesn’t seem to be the case when it comes to producing super-premium wine. San Diego’s diminutive Gianni Buonomo Vintners in Ocean Beach was r...
Feb 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flawless setting is just the beginning at Himitsu sushi restaurant
Too many years ago to remember (much less admit), an ex kindly invited me out for a many-splendored evening of wine, rice and monkey brain. That last part drew a flinch of ignorance, as primates ar...
Feb 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pop Pie Co. to take over Nati’s restaurant in Ocean Beach
Nati’s is no more. The homespun, iconic Ocean Beach restaurant business, which opened in 1960, is being sold. “We are in escrow,” confirmed Marilyn Thomas, Nati’s current co-owner and operator, alo...
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Pile driving will be noisy during Shelter Island boat launch project
The contractor on the Shelter Island boat launch improvement project has started conducting pile driving activities at the Shelter Island boat launch, which will continue through the end of March. ...
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Empanadas and alfajores: Paraná Empanadas to open kiosk in Westfield UTC
It is a true thing of beauty to watch a small business grow. More than 10 years ago, Paraná Empanadas began purveying their authentic Argentinian (with a few twists) empanadas at the Ocean Beach, O...
Feb 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Absolution by the Sea Brewing Co. sets up in La Jolla
Steve Farguson is, as he describes, a “cradle Catholic” who has always loved beer. “I just love the flavor profiles, it’s always been my go-to consumption,” said Farguson. “My dad would buy a quart...
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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