Oceanside

OUSD officially joins city in zero waste goal

OUSD officially joins city in zero waste goal

OCEANSIDE — Oceanside Unified School District is not simply signing a pledge to reduce waste, but is officially committed to reduce the waste the district produces by 75 percent.

Egg hunts abound in Oceanside

Egg hunts abound in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — There is lot of egg hunting going on this spring with library egg hunts on April 11 and April 15, and four city egg hunts to follow.

Kay Parker Family Resource Center to be part of housing project

Kay Parker Family Resource Center to be part of housing project

OCEANSIDE — The announcement that an UrbanLIFT grant will fund building the Kay Parker Family Resource Center at the planned Mission Cove affordable housing project bought applause for two reasons.

Shooting kills 25-year-old man

OCEANSIDE — A shooting that took place on the 1400 block of Olive Street on April 8 left one man dead.

1,000 walk, run, stroll in the March of Dimes 5K

1,000 walk, run, stroll in the March of Dimes 5K

OCEANSIDE — More than 1,000 walkers and runners took part in the March of Dimes 5K on April 12.

Arts proponents speak up during city budget review

Arts proponents speak up during city budget review

Oceanside – A half dozen speakers addressed City Council at the April 2 council meeting to request that city arts receive funding in the upcoming fiscal budget, and benefit from the city’s increased prosperity.

Poets of all ages take to Oceanside stages

Poets of all ages take to Oceanside stages

OCEANSIDE — It is National Poetry Month and two days of spoken word poetry brought dozens of locals to the stages of the Civic Center and Mission Branch Library on April 5 and April 6.

North County arts leaders meet to form regional council

North County arts leaders meet to form regional council

OCEANSIDE — Arts leaders from six North County cities met to discuss efforts to enhance and promote regional arts.

Wood and Horn face off in county supervisor debate

Wood and Horn face off in county supervisor debate

OCEANSIDE — Incumbent Fifth District Supervisor Bill Horn and his opponent, Oceanside Mayor Jim Wood, faced off in their first face-to-face debate at MiraCosta College on April 3.

Man killed in officer-involved shooting in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — An officer fatally shot a man from San Pedro who allegedly reached for a gun in his waistband during a confrontation at Oceanside Harbor earlier this week.