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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 | 5 5 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 | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vacations are more than breaks in routine
This is Julie Main's account of her volunteer work during a December trip to Nairobi. Main is the publisher at San Diego Community Newspaper Group, whose papers include The Peninsula Beacon, Beach ...
May 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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GUEST COMMENTARY: Forging a plan to improve City Council District 2’s neighborhoods
On April 7, 2014, I was sworn in as the interim City Councilmember for District 2 to serve the remaining eight months of Mayor Kevin Faulconer’s council term. I was one of 17 individuals considered...
May 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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EDITORIAL: Extremism on either side should not drive SeaWorld debate
The documentary “Blackfish” and Point Loma High theater students reacting to it with a public-service announcement calling for SeaWorld to eliminate orca show performances has ignited a chain-react...
Apr 03, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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EDITORIAL: David or Goliath? Who really has your community’s best interest at heart?
There’s a battle for freedom and independence going on. But this time, it isn’t a British invasion. It’s real-estate baron “Papa” Doug Manchester, the owner/publisher of the U-T San Diego. Manchest...
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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MBHS class of 2014 needs graduation site in friendly territory
As a parent of a Mission Bay High 2014 graduating senior, I am looking for help with our situation.  We may be too late to the game on this one, but I have to try everything.  I know that several M...
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bird's Surf Scoop: To surf or not to surf: that is the question
Having been a wave rider for the past 50 years or so, there have been very few occasions where I have been out of the ocean for more than two weeks or so. These timeouts have occurred due to travel...
Dec 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor’s Office is taking enforcement of dispensaries, food trucks seriously
I’m happy to report the work in the Mayor’s Office is charging full-steam ahead. My staff and all city employees are dedicated to doing the peoples’ work. They are knowledgeable professionals in th...
Oct 11, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drysuits: outerwear for inner-space astronauts
Trekking through outer space may not be an option for most, but inner-space travel is doable for those with a diver certification card and access to a body of water. For either realm, dressing for ...
Sep 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bird's Surf Scoop: It's nature's way — so be prepared
Even though we’re headed into fall, the recent warm weather means we’re all still out on the beaches and in the surf in droves. Like most things in life, all good comes along with a little bad. Ear...
Sep 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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An update on the state of the Mayor’s Office
It’s been a distracting and difficult summer for San Diegans. It was my intention to spend the summer months focused on what I cared about: improving my Council District 3 neighborhoods, advocating...
Sep 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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PB Town Council grateful for preservation grant
The Pacific Beach Town Council wishes to thank District 2 City Councilman Kevin Faulconer for his support preserving a piece of Pacific Beach history. Faulconer awarded a $10,000 grant for the pres...
Aug 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bird's Surf Scoop: What to expect from the summer surf
Hey kids! Here are my thoughts and hopes for the summer that lies before us. Judging by the water temp at this time, I think it’s safe to say that we’re in for a warm one. With the water temperatur...
Jun 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bird's surf scoop: Local surfing legend joins Beach & Bay Press for all things surf-related
Editor’s note: Bird Huffman, owner of Bird’s Surf Shed, is teaming up with the Beach & Bay Press for a regular surfing column to feature trends, products, locations and everything else related to s...
Jun 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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