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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 the commitments of the Paris Climate Agreement, they city announced...
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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 ticket price going to feed and shelter the homeless and...

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 culmination of a process that includes an annual survey to...

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 created a membership card that offers residents benefits and discounts...

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 outdoor concert series runs every Friday through Aug. 18, from...

Coastal Rail Trail to be built on east side of tracks in Cardiff, after...

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 California Coastal Commission on May 11 followed a staff recommendation...

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 more than just a nuisance. They can trigger allergic reactions...

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 2017, with many of them as higher-risk open or robotic...

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 for years, yet bloom brilliantly when the soil is disturbed...

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 this year at up to 50 percent off regular admission...