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San Dieguito Heritage Museum Deep Pit BBQ

San Dieguito Heritage Museum Deep Pit BBQ

ENCINITAS — The community tradition that’s come to be known as the Deep Pit BBQ celebrated its 27th iteration on Saturday on the grounds of the San Dieguito Heritage Museum. The event featured live music from Left Coast Willie & Friends, a Willie Nelson tribute band, traditional deep pit-cooked barbecue and silent auction.

San Dieguito grad reflects on Cooper Union & more

San Dieguito grad reflects on Cooper Union & more

ENCINITAS — Five years ago when Dustin Atlas was set to graduate from San Dieguito High School Academy, the school foundation was fundraising for its yet-to-be-completed performing arts center. The description of the new center intrigued him.

Body of man found after smell of natural gas at residence

Body of man found after smell of natural gas at residence

ENCINITAS — The body of a 47-year-old unidentified man was found Friday morning at a residence on the 200 block of Florita Street.

E3 Cluster drafts traffic calming plan

Plan includes five roundabouts, all-way stops

Council holds off on alcohol ban in parks

Council holds off on alcohol ban in parks

ENCINITAS — People enjoying a cold one or a bottle of wine at one of the 15 Encinitas Parks where it is allowed will still be able to do so, as the City Council held off on asking staff to bring back a ban for their consideration.

Encinitas spokeswoman resigns

ENCINITAS — Encinitas’ communications director resigned this week, citing employment opportunities and family obligations.

Council advances $80M budget, request for three firefighters

ENCINITAS — The Encinitas City Council have given a preliminary OK for an $80.9 million budget for the next fiscal year, which includes the hiring of three full-time firefighters at the city’s Olivenhain fire station.

Smith gets deferred sentence in pot case

REGION — A man who potentially faced state prison time for selling $50 worth of marijuana will instead receive probation and a deferred sentence, after both sides reached a plea agreement last week.

Encinitas Council mulls alcohol ban in city parks

ENCINITAS — Alcohol could be banned at all Encinitas Parks in the near future, as the City Council will consider drafting a ban at Wednesday’s Council meeting.

Taste of Wine: Encinitas Rotary wine event benefits 19 charities

Taste of Wine: Encinitas Rotary wine event benefits 19 charities

Recently, I observed that the wine consumer was getting washed with wine shows. This was not meant to be a complaint.