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Local hospice celebrates new permanent home

CARLSBAD — Hospice of the North Coast — a nonprofit, community-based hospice organization — celebrated 30 years of serving North County at its new home in Carlsbad with a ribbon cutting ceremony on March 24. Hospice staff, volunteers, city officials and the community helped Hospice of the North Coast inaugurate its first permanent location with […]

Festival celebrates all things water

CARLSBAD — Families had a blast learning about water and conservation at the fifth annual World Water Day Festival at Carlsbad’s Agua Hedionda Lagoon’s Discovery Center on March 26. The Discovery Center, located at 1580 Cannon Road, was buzzing with activity as children took part in water-inspired crafts, interactive science displays and nature walks near the […]

Council supports La Costa ‘road diet’

CARLSBAD — A proposal for traffic calming measures on La Costa Avenue — a heavily trafficked second arterial in south Carlsbad — received initial, albeit divided, support from City Council on March 22. Council voted 3-2 in favor of an $112,000 consulting project to prepare the “road diet” for La Costa Avenue, between El Camino Real […]

Residents see the world in a day at city event

CARLSBAD — North County residents became citizens of the world March 19 at Experience the World in the Village, a city-sponsored, family-friendly event held in the Carlsbad Village. Saturday’s free family event featured activities that explored different cultures of the world through craft projects, international cuisine at the Carlsbad Village Farmers’ Market and live performances. […]

Council supports ‘road diet’ for La Costa Avenue

CARLSBAD — A proposal for traffic calming measures on La Costa Avenue — a heavily trafficked second arterial in south Carlsbad — received initial, albeit divided, support from City Council on March 22. Council voted 3-2 in favor of an $112,000 consulting project to prepare the “road diet” for La Costa Avenue, between El Camino […]

City sponsors workshop to plan future of Barrio

CARLSBAD — Barrio residents and property owners brainstormed with neighbors March 10 to draft a working plan for the future of one of Carlsbad’s oldest neighborhood at a city-sponsored Envision Carlsbad workshop. More than 50 people attended the workshop at the Carlsbad Senior Center, 799 Pine Avenue, to provide ideas and suggestions that would preserve […]

City sponsors Barrio plan workshop

CARLSBAD — Barrio residents and property owners brainstormed with neighbors March 10 to draft a working plan for the future of one of Carlsbad’s oldest neighborhood at a city-sponsored Envision Carlsbad workshop. More than 50 people attended the workshop at the Carlsbad Senior Center, 799 Pine Avenue, to provide ideas and suggestions that would preserve […]

Event lets families sample fun of summer

CARLSBAD — Children of all ages had a blast at Carlsbad’s Community Play Date on March 5, where residents were invited to sample the enrichment classes and summer activities offered by the city’s Parks and Recreation Department. The free and interactive Community Play Date featured karate demonstrations, tennis, volleyball and a firsthand look at camp […]

Carlsbad businesses honored at Chamber of Commerce dinner

CARLSBAD — Local businesses small and large were recognized for their achievements at the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce’s 43rd annual Business Awards Dinner on March 4. More than 500 people gathered for the event, which celebrated Carlsbad businesses that have experienced growth and maintained a positive outlook in the past year. The annual dinner was […]

Council restricts oversized vehicle parking on Carlsbad Boulevard

CARLSBAD — Oversized vehicle owners will have to look farther south on Carlsbad Boulevard for parking this summer, as City Council introduced an ordinance Tuesday prohibiting large vehicles from parking on the boulevard close to the Village. As of Memorial Day, oversized vehicles will be prohibited from parking on the west side of Carlsbad Boulevard, […]