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Opinion: Heartbroken over a stolen bike; bait bike program a positive step
I know the feeling all too well and it is never easy to have your personal belongings stolen, what less your mode of transportation. It is frustrating, it is a violation, and it is wrong. Thank you...
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opinion: San Diego loves its Gulls, but improvements could be made
The San Diego Gulls recently completed their third season at the Valley View Casino Center, failing to make the American Hockey League playoffs for the first time after losing six of their last sev...
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opinion: Schools should use walkouts in protest of gun violence as teaching moment
For 17 minutes on March 14, students and their supporters across the country (including Mission Bay High) are planning to walk out of their schools, honoring the victims of the Parkland school shoo...
Mar 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opinion: Kudos to the staff of Beach & Bay Press
Editor: Just scoured my Feb 22 edition of the Beach & Bay Press from end to end (so lucky to be in north PB where it is delivered faithfully!) One of the best issues ever! I am just a bit older tha...
Feb 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opinion: Bicycle riders prohibited and cause major damage at Sunset Cliffs Natural Park
Dear Editor: Thank you for the lengthy article in the recent Beacon regarding Sunset Cliffs Natural Park. Gene Berger, chairman of the Sunset Cliffs Natural Park Council, told us about all the dog ...
Feb 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Come learn more about homelessness issues at Pacific Beach event
Just recently, I received some great news. A few weeks prior, I had been made aware of a young family who had recently moved to Pacific Beach with their two young children. Shortly after arriving, ...
Jan 25, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Guest opinion: It’s time to stop stonewalling short term vacation rentals
The June 2018 Primary election for San Diego City Council District 2 will prove a cross road in local politics. Do we choose a super majority at City Hall further polarizing our great City or do we...
Dec 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sexual harassment: It’s not about sex, it is more about power
In 1992, the City of San Diego Organization Effectiveness Program hired me as a sexual harassment consultant. I worked there for three years, leading workshops, training staff, creating videos, and...
Nov 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Councilmember Lorie Zapf on short-term vacation rentals: 'Protect neighborhoods'
It’s midnight on a Wednesday and you are trying to sleep, but all you hear is loud party music thumping and rattling your windows. For the third night — just this week — you have been kept awake by...
Aug 25, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Dane now living in San Diego, part III
Is it normal to just ask strangers how they are doing? After four culture-shocking days in Los Angeles, the next part of our road trip was driving up Highway 1 to San Francisco. We started our adve...
Aug 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Dane now living in San Diego, part II
My first time experiencing culture shock and lack of trust. I arrived in Los Angeles four weeks ago. This is my first time in the U.S. It took me nearly 16 hours to go from the little airport near ...
Aug 10, 2017 | 3 3 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Dane now living in San Diego
My name is Mathilde Rousseau Bjerregaard and I am 24 years old. I have a bachelor’s degree in media studies and journalistic communication and I am currently enrolled in the master’s program of med...
Aug 03, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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SDCNG publisher supports Free Community Newspaper Month
I am proud to be a free community newspaper publisher. For those of you who don’t understand the differences between print, well, let’s just say the paid dailies have not helped our industry. There...
Jul 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter: Do we really need palatial fire stations?
Editor: The original Point Loma Fire Station 22 was built in 1942 at a cost of $7,800, which is $121,494 in 2017 dollars. I am sure it needed to be replaced, but what are we getting for $6 million?...
Jun 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to editor: Point Loma Town Council proposal
Editor: In the Beacon’s coverage of a presentation I made to Point Loma Planning Board about the currently organizing Point Loma Town Council, Point Loma Association (PLA) board members were quoted...
Jun 23, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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