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Friday, June 23, 2017

April 2017 Calendar of Events

Some upcoming events in coastal North County: April 15 The city of Carlsbad hosts the EGGStravaganza Spring Festival from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Poinsettia Community Park. Carlsbad’s largest egg hunt features races for kids to collect candy-filled eggs and other fun activities. Kids are divided into age groups. Activity cards and wristbands are [...]




Blakespear commits to Paris Climate Agreement

By Amanda Banion Encinitas Mayor Catherine Catherine Blakespear has joined a growing number of American cities (248 and climbing) signing a statement in support of...
Violetta Petrova

Famed pianist to play benefit concert for homeless and vocational causes

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...

Carlsbad approves new balanced budget

By Kirk Sanderson The Carlsbad City Council on June 13 approved a $311.5 million budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1, marking the...


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Ethiopian Dejen Gebremeskel wins Carlsbad 5000 for the fifth time

The 32nd annual Carlsbad 5000, known as the World’s Fastest 5K, returned to Carlsbad the first weekend in April 2017 with a 3.1-mile seaside course, Junior Carlsbad races and the All Day 20K. Race events took place April 1 and 2. In addition to the races, organizers held a free Health and Fitness Expo. For [...]

Seaside Courier music calendar — September 2016

This month's not-to-miss live music events9 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17: Nena Anderson and Johnzo West & The Wayward Souls at Pour House, Oceanside. Free.Pour House has done it again — another free weekend show featuring kick-ass performers. Johnzo West & The Wayward Souls present songs full of old soul and guitar-heavy melodies. Check out [...]

Oceanside to hold hearing on accessory units

The city of Oceanside Planning Division will host a community workshop on April 17 to share preliminary recommendations and gather public input on revisions to the city’s Accessory Dwelling Unit ordinance in response to new state regulations enacted on January 1, 2017. The new legislation reduces regulatory barriers, streamlines approval, and expands potential capacity of [...]


Don Diego Scholarship Foundation offering gift that gives back

The nonprofit Don Diego Scholarship Foundation is offering a unique gift for the holidays, a customized Legacy Brick permanently installed at the Del Mar Fairgrounds’ Legacy Fountain, according to a press release from the foundation. Prices begin at $150. Buyers can also purchase a replica brick to place elsewhere. The Legacy Brick can be personalized [...]