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...

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...

Encinitas encourages residents to ‘shop local’

By Amanda Banion The Encinitas 101 MainStreet Association has come up with a new promotion aimed at encouraging Encinitas residents to shop local. The association has...

Carlsbad gears up for summer concert series

The city of Carlsbad’s TGIF Concerts in the Parks begin June 23 at Stagecoach Community Park, located at 3420 Camino de los Coches. The...

Coastal Rail Trail to be built on east side of tracks...

By Kirk Sanderson The portion of the Coastal Rail Trail through Cardiff will be built on the east side of the railroad tracks, after all. The...

Tips for Protecting Your Family Against Bug Bites

(StatePoint) From hikes to picnics to relaxing in the hammock, nothing ruins summer fun quite as fast as bug bites. Unfortunately, bug bites are...

The Modern Hysterectomy: DualportGYN

By NAPS, North American Precis Syndicate Know The Risks Of An Open Or Robotic Hysterectomy (NAPSI)—An estimated 500,000 hysterectomies will be performed in the United States in...

National Poppy Day honors veterans’ sacrifice for freedom

Brandpoint (BPT) (BPT) - Even in the darkest of times, flowers still find their way to the surface to bloom. Poppy seeds can lay fallow...

Pack your bags: Pittsburgh makes for a fun-filled family vacation

(BPT) - With all the fun things to do around here, it’s no wonder that Pittsburgh is KidsBURGH! Enjoy new activities as a family...

Delicious, Nutritious Outdoor Dining

(Family Features) Some of the first foods that come to mind when considering dining outdoors are greasy, messy meals. Instead, opt for a nutritious...

Hunger Still Has Hold on America Despite Economic Improvement

(NewsUSA) - While America may not appear to have the kind of hunger that is pervasive in other countries, that's not to say it...

Using Academic Practices To Improve Your Communications

By NAPS, North American Precis Syndicate (NAPSI)—In today’s fast-paced world, new content is coming out faster than many people can keep up. According to an article...

Fighting for the Health of Veterans with Chronic Hepatitis C

(BPT) - U.S. veterans are three times more likely than the general population to have chronic hepatitis C, a serious liver disease caused by...

6 ways to stay cool during summer entertaining

(BPT) - The thermometer is on the rise but hosts stay as cool as can be when entertaining friends and family. The secret? Planning...

5 precise points to look for in the perfect PC

(BPT) - What drives you in the search for the perfect PC? Is it premium design and the high-end components? Or are you a...

Carlsbad City Council OKs move to district elections

Carlsbad will soon become the sixth city in San Diego County to elect City Council members by district rather than at large, spurred to...

Outdoor Enthusiasts: Tips to Prevent Bites and Burns

(StatePoint) Nearly half of all Americans participate in at least one outdoor activity each year, according to statistics from the Outdoor Foundation. And while...

Carlsbad jeweler teams with Hope Elementary School for Mother’s Day art...

The fifth graders at Hope school were part of a special Student Jewelry Design Art Showcase from Famulare Jewelers in Carlsbad, who came up...

Coastal Rail Trail to be built on east side of tracks...

The portion of the Coastal Rail Trail through Cardiff will be built on the east side of the railroad tracks, after all. The California Coastal...