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Newport Avenue repaving in Ocean Beach postponed to January
Ocean Beach got an early Christmas present, as infrastructure work in the business district slated for December has now been rescheduled for after the first of the year. “We are ecstatic that we wo...
Dec 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Craft beer delivery service fulfills a need, and glasses, in San Diego
Craft beer enthusiasts in Pacific Beach, La Jolla, Point Loma and Ocean Beach can now select from thousands of brews, and have them delivered to their doorstep with just the click of an icon. Craft...
Dec 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual hot chocolate charity fundraiser on Garrison Street
Point Loma is special every holiday season thanks to two homegrown Yuletide events: the Ybarra friends and family’s “Hot Cocoa for a Cure” annual hot chocolate charity fundraiser, and the annual Ga...
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pee Wee Pointers to play in Pop Warner championship game
A team of 29 youth football players from Point Loma arrived in Florida this week to win a championship. The Point Loma Pointers, a Jr. Pee Wee division Pop Warner team from the Peninsula, is in Lak...
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pointers win Southern California volleyball title
On Nov. 4, Point Loma's No. 7-seeded girls volleyball team lost a CIF Div. I quarterfinal match to Del Norte, ending the team's dream of a second San Diego Section CIF championship in the past thre...
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Paw It Forward’ with coats, sweaters for pets of homeless
Buying your dog a festive doggie sweater or coat for the holidays? Throw two into the shopping basket or donate an old one to County Animal Services’ “Paw It Forward” campaign for pets of homeless ...
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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SDPD asks for tips on 2001 killing in Pacific Beach
Authorities on Dec. 6 renewed their call for information that could lead them to whoever carjacked a 77-year-old man, then fatally struck him with his own pickup truck in a Pacific Beach alley 15 y...
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pet of the Week – Spike
Say hello to Spike. He’s our staff’s favorite bird, but don’t let Spike’s neighbors find out he is the fav. They might get peckish! Our rooster is people oriented and really likes to be hand fed. S...
Dec 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pumpkin overcomes injuries, ready for forever home
An 8-month-old kitten that had been struck or kicked by a person nearly two months ago has now recovered from her injuries and is ready for adoption. The good Samaritan who found the kitten thought...
Dec 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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OB Holiday Parade to feature a wedding and family of grand marshalls
The OB Christmas tree is in place, sparkling and decorated, making spirits bright. Now is the time for the 37th annual Ocean Beach Holiday Parade, the only all-volunteer-run parade in San Diego. Th...
Dec 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Cravory celebrates National Cookie Day on Dec. 4
The Cravory is celebrating National Cookie Day (Sunday, Dec. 4) by launching their limited-edition, holiday cookie flavors and offering individual signature and holiday cookies for $1 each. This sp...
Nov 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego students to rally in Old Town on Dec. 14
School leaders from across San Diego County are pledging to keep their schools open and welcoming for all students, despite the recent election campaign that left some students and their families f...
Nov 28, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dennis Conner receives New York Yacht Club Medal
San Diego Yacht Club member, Point Loma native and sailing legend Dennis Conner was honored with the New York Yacht Club Medal on Thursday, Nov. 10 at NYYC’s Clubhouse in Manhattan. New York Yacht ...
Nov 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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City board denies Midway Post Office historical status
A proposal to have the former Midway Post Office designated historical because of its architectural style was defeated by a 3-3-1 vote of the city's Historical Resources Board (HRB) on Nov. 17. It ...
Nov 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Point Loma grad creates art installation for the holidays at Liberty Station
Holidays at Liberty Station are a time to skate, create and celebrate. One local artist is taking the “create” part to heart. Native San Diegan Benjamin Cabral, a multi-disciplinary artist, will cr...
Nov 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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