By Rita Curtin North County music lovers on June 24 can enjoy a classical music concert by acclaimed pianist Violeta Petrova, with the entire $30...
By Amanda Banion Elementary and middle school kids who love to dance, or aspire to try out for dance or cheer squads in the future,...
By Bart Grundig Upper Deck, a Carlsbad-based leader in trading cards, games and collectibles, announced in a press release that it is launching a new...
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The plight of the homeless in coastal North County was the focus of Encinitas Mayor Catherine Blakespear’s speech May 4 during the 24th annual Mayor’s Interfaith Community Prayer Breakfast. At the annual San Dieguito Interfaith Ministerial Association who was instrumental in organizing this event and Pauline Colvin at the City of Encinitas for all of [...]
Freshman Carlsbad City Councilmember Cori Schumacher is staging a “town hall” meeting Saturday, March 11, at the Carlsbad Senior Center at 799 Pine Ave. from 6 to 8 p.m. According to a posting on her Facebook page, “I hope you will join me at the first town hall meeting of the year in North Carlsbad [...]
Silent film star Mary Pickford supposedly rode a bicycle to its opening in 1928, and Douglas Fairbanks and Charlie Chaplin attended its initial screenings — right after the dawn of “talkies.” Later, surf films took top billing because of the surf culture in the area. The La Paloma Theatre, a Spanish revival-style venue in Encinitas, [...]
The city of Carlsbad Police Department was called to the intersection of Pio Pico Drive and Chestnut Avenue on March 12 at 5 p.m. regarding a single vehicle traffic collision. The Police Department was also notified that the driver of the vehicle had walked onto the Interstate 5 freeway. Arriving officers found that a single [...]
Carlsbad is an old village that dates back to the 1880s. That’s why it is so inspiring to see that it has remained true to its quaint, village roots while also welcoming some modern additions. Baba Coffee (2727 State St.) just opened its doors to village locals and visitors alike. With a steel garage door [...]
The San Diego County Fair’s famous Flower Show, one of coastal North County’s largest exhibition of award-winning floral specimens and displays, is now accepting entries, according to a Del Mar Fairgrounds press release. So is the adjoining Garden Show. The Paul Ecke Jr. Flower Show competitive exhibit at the 2017 San Diego County Fair, which [...]