Carlsbad

Storm drains on Grand Avenue  under construction

Storm drains on Grand Avenue under construction

CARLSBAD — Construction has begun along Grand Avenue to improve the storm drainage, which is outdated and often floods after a big storm.

Carlsbad’s Planning Commission approves Palomar Brewing Co.

Carlsbad’s Planning Commission approves Palomar Brewing Co.

CARLSBAD — After much back and forth, the Planning Commission approved a Conditional Use Permit for the owners of Palomar Brewing Company to open a tasting room at the site of their brewery on Loker Avenue West Wednesday night.

City to analyze strawberry fields shopping center

City to analyze strawberry fields shopping center

CARLSBAD — The City Council approved staff to prepare a report on the plans submitted for the strawberry fields property on Tuesday night.

Man enters not guilty plea in jogger’s death

Man enters not guilty plea in jogger’s death

CARLSBAD — The man who was driving the Ford Expedition that hit and killed a jogger on Dec. 28 of last year pleaded not guilty to vehicular manslaughter Tuesday.

A Coast News brief: Kitesurfing in Carlsbad

Carlsbad resident Roger Hudritsch took advantage of an empty Tamarack Beach and storm brought winds on Thursday to head out and do some kite surfing in this short Coast News Group video.

A year after fires, county reflects

A year after fires, county reflects

CARLSBAD — It’s been a year since the Poinsettia fires raged through Carlsbad and the official cause has still not been determined.

State lays groundwork for more desal plants

State lays groundwork for more desal plants

REGION — The largest water desalination plant in the western hemisphere is set to open this fall and will supply 7 percent of the San Diego region’s water supply.

Ponto development in early stages

Ponto development in early stages

CARLSBAD — In 2009, the city of Carlsbad polled residents to find out what they viewed for the city’s future and released the report “Envision Carlsbad.”

Strawberry fields mall moves forward

Strawberry fields mall moves forward

CARLSBAD — Strawberry fields forever…

Four stories allowed for Grand Pacific Resort

CARLSBAD — On Tuesday night, the City Council voted to approve a city ordinance change, allowing The Grand Pacific Resort to include four stories in a 45-foot building instead of three.