Author Archive for irene.kratzer

Win a piece of the walk

In 1981 it became apparent to the Cardiff Town Council that a sidewalk was needed along Birmingham for pedestrian safety. The county said it was the property owners’ responsibility to improve their footage so the council tackled the problem. Under the direction of President Ken Harrison, board member Jackie Barker suggested squares of sidewalk be […]

Realtor’s office celebrates 10 years

The next time you pop into Cardiff Seaside Market, cast an eye into the south corner window at Pacific Coast Homes. If Kurt Hubert isn’t out in the field, he is there at his computer with a smile and a wave. Kurt grew up outside of Detroit and attended University of Michigan and graduated from […]

Hairstylist in Cardiff is a cut above the rest

Salon by the Sea, a little shop in the strip mall on San Elijo Avenue overlooking Carpentier Parkway and the blue Pacific, is where stylist Deana Dean will “curl up and dye for you.” Deana came to Cardiff-by-the-Sea with her family in 1971, settled into a neighborhood west of I-5 and decided at the age […]

Besta Wan a Cardiff tradition

March 12 marks 44 years since the Corder Family opened Besta Wan Pizza House. In 2004, Becky and Julio took over the lease from Ron Banks expanding the menu and adding meals with the famous pizza, spaghetti, lasagna and breakfast on the weekend starting at 9 a.m. It is a Cardiff-by-the-Sea landmark where friends meet […]

Meet new business owners in Cardiff

Bright, shining, warm and friendly — that’s 111 Chesterfield in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, the home of Artists by the Sea, Stems and Co., Azzaria Boutique and Felicity Beauty Studio. Felicity Hair Studio has been in Cardiff-by-the-Sea for seven years. Owner Trina Dutcher and Faye Shore, a stylist for more than 20 years, were soon joined by Bella […]