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PB groups opposed to DecoBike sites on boardwalk
The Pacific Beach Town Council, PB Planning Group and DiscoverPB have worked more than a year with Decobike to minimize the impact of DecoBike stations in Pacific Beach. Several of the stations are...
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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OBTC urges everyone to 'mallow out'
Another beautiful Ocean Beach summer has begun. With the warm weather, gorgeous natural scenery, and OB’s classic beach-town vibe, tourists and locals alike will soon be flocking to our shores. Tha...
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Santa Barbara spill: U.S. pipelines need better safety testing
Last week an underground pipeline ruptured in Santa Barbara spewing about 105,000 gallons of oil. A nine-mile slick coated birds, killed sealife and blackened pristine beaches. The 28 year-old line...
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public’s needs should be the priority in South Mission Beach
Editor: Allow me to begin by stating the obvious: The concerns of a few oceanfront homeowners in South Mission Beach about the lifeguard tower under construction there has nothing to do with public...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Pacific to Plate' legislation aims to bring more fresh fish to San Diego tables
By Speaker Toni G. Atkins It is no secret that San Diego is home to some fresh, delicious seafood. From fish tacos to fine dining, San Diegans have made seafood a healthful staple on their dinner p...
Apr 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Report shows necessity of mandatory water conservation measures, Coastkeeper says
San Diego Coastkeeper, which protects drinkable waters in San Diego County, says a county-specific report released Feb. 17 shows why mandatory water-use restrictions should be the new normal and th...
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scofflaw jaywalker learns his lesson on the streets
*** Editor's note: Dave Schwab is the reporter at San Diego Community Newspaper Group, publisher of La Jolla Village News. *** I went to a Padres game at Petco Park last May for a free T-shirt give...
Feb 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fairest plan for funding Chargers stadium is also illegal
My dethroned Seattle Seahawks are licking their wounds over the dumbest call in the history of the Super Bowl universe, one that ended in an interception with 20 seconds left as we were driving for...
Feb 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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GUEST VIEW: Unpredictable, unprovoked panhandler attacks car at PB intersection
SOCIAL MEDIA SITE NEXTDOOR.COM DEMONSTRATES ITS VALUE TO NEIGHBORS While most panhandlers appear harmless, I learned a painful lesson recently how some can be violent. The attack came out of nowher...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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GUEST VIEW: Building density issues continue to be at forefront of concerns
I appreciated the feedback of community members regarding density in the Aug. 14 Peninsula Beacon.  It is critical for District 2 residents to be engaged in the community planning process so they c...
Aug 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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COUNCIL CORNER: Councilman Harris spotlights issues to be tackled in second half of Dist. 2 term
As summer wraps up and the second half of my council term gets under way, I wanted to share some information and provide you with an update from my City Council District 2 office.  • ILLEGAL MEDICA...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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BIRD'S SURF SCOOP: Assessing wetsuit needs, cost factors
August is upon us already, and with the water temperature being in the low 70s, it may seem like an odd time to talk about full winter wetsuits. My reasons are pretty simple: supply, demand and cos...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bird's Surf Scoop: assessing the value, demand for your board
Quite often, I get requests to appraise a surfboard, either from a historical standpoint or a monetary one. Although just about all surfboards are different in a wide variety of ways, the same basi...
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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GUEST VIEW:
Residents of what some are calling the East Bay Communities (Bay Park, Bay Ho, Overlook Heights and western Clairemont) are organizing an event they hope will raise the neighborhood’s awareness of ...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hooking up renters with TV access consumer tips
When it comes to TV access today, consumers have numerous options in addition to their local cable company. Viewers can watch their favorite TV shows on network websites through streaming services ...
May 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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