Author Archive for Jean Gillette

Don’t blame climate for fair-weather fan-dom

This year’s Winter Olympics were great, but they left me ever more painfully aware of what a pathetic, card-carrying, fair-weather fan I am.

Amtrak closing dates change

OCEANSIDE — The construction work and related rail closure scheduled for

An Introductory Program to Centering Prayer will be given  at the Pilgrim Untied Church of Christ from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 1,  at 2020 Chestnut Ave., Carlsbad,

Parts of Highway 101 closed Feb. 16

SOLANA BEACH — Highway 101 between Via De La Valle and Manchester Avenue, will be closed from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Feb. 16 for the California 10/20 special event race through Solana Beach along Via De La Valle and Highway 101. This 10-mile race will have runners, walkers and wheelchair participants passing 20 stages of […]

Art Calendar: Feb. 7 – Feb. 15

FEB. 7 OMA EXHIBITION The Oceanside Museum of Art hosts a free Artist Alliance II Juried Exhibition through May 11 with an opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 7, at the OMA/Herbert B. Turner Galleries, Southfair, 2010 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar.

Community Calendar: Feb. 7 – Feb. 12

Feb. 7 LIFE MEETS LIFE At MiraCosta College, the life long learning group, meets at 1 p.m. Feb. 7 at the Oceanside Campus, 1 Barnard Drive, Administration Bldg. 1000, Room 1068.

It’s a woof life

Too much good weather has forced Jean Gillette to once again dip into her archives.

Encinitas Sheriff warns of thefts

  CARDIFF-BY-THE-SEA — Between Jan. 5 and Jan. 13, there have been eight reported cases involving the

Detours due on Camino del Mar

DEL MAR — The city of Del Mar announced Camino del Mar traffic detours on Jan. 15.

Academy celebrates new turf field

ENCINITAS — San Dieguito Academy invites the community to its first game played on the new turf field in its stadium at 4 p.m. Jan. 10.  A very short ribbon-cutting and flag-raising ceremony will take place at 3:45 p.m., before the start of the boys’ varsity soccer game.