Author Archive for Christina Macone-Greene

Donation helps to grow community garden

Donation helps to grow community garden

CARLSBAD — There was much celebration recently at the city of Carlsbad’s Harold E. Smerdu Community Garden. Gardeners received a generous donation of $9,200 from Jenny Craig, Incorporated Sept. 17.

Carlsbad prohibits smoking in unenclosed areas

CARLSBAD — City Council unanimously agreed to amend the Carlsbad Municipal Code that will prohibit outdoor diners from lighting up their cigarettes at restaurant patios and sidewalk cafes.

Planning Commission to hear on expansion of transfer station

CARLSBAD — A Planning Commission hearing is scheduled Oct. 3 to consider recommendations for the Palomar Transfer Station.

Carlsbad approves Envision plan

By Christina Macone-Greene

City offers grants for children’s activities

City offers grants for children’s activities

CARLSBAD — The city of Carlsbad provides an array of classes and programs for youth.

Founder of nonprofit uses humor to educate

Founder of nonprofit uses humor to educate

COAST CITIES — A cancer diagnosis turns the lives of patients and their families upside down. 

Carlsbad doles out proclamations

Carlsbad doles out proclamations

CARLSBAD — Numerous city proclamations were doled out to the Envision Carlsbad Committee Members at a recent City Council meeting.

Carlsbad Council gifts grant to music festival

Carlsbad Council gifts grant to music festival

CARLSBAD — City Council unanimously agreed to gift a special events grant to the annual Carlsbad Music Festival. 

Conditional Use Permit decision delayed for Carlsbad business

CARLSBAD — City Council members were recently faced with a hearing about supporting the Carlsbad Planning Commission’s recommendation for denying a CUP (Conditional Use Permit) appeal for a local small business.

Teen takes on impressive Eagle Scout project

Teen takes on impressive Eagle Scout project

CARLSBAD — A Carlsbad teenager is receiving major kudos for a job well done at the Agua Hedionda Lagoon Foundation Discovery Center.