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EUSD accepts city’s offer for Pacific View property

EUSD accepts city’s offer for Pacific View property

District also postpones auction as a safeguard

2.5% pay increase approved for teachers, management at EUSD

2.5% pay increase approved for teachers, management at EUSD

ENCINITAS — All 545 EUSD (Encinitas Union School District) employees received a 2.5 percent raise — retroactive to July 2013 — as part of a three-year contract.

Council votes against new permit system for bars

Council votes against new permit system for bars

ENCINITAS — The city should step up code enforcement checks on bars, rather than adopt a new permit system for alcohol-serving establishments, a council majority said on Wednesday night.

At 11th hour, city submits offer for Pacific View site

At 11th hour, city submits offer for Pacific View site

ENCINITAS — Just before the clock struck 11 p.m. on Wednesday night, the City Council announced it would submit a confidential offer to buy the Pacific View property.

City looking for path forward in stabilizing Beacon’s Beach

City looking for path forward in stabilizing Beacon’s Beach

ENCINITAS — Another bluff collapse at Beacon’s Beach could wipe out much of the nearby parking lot and a winding trail that leads down to a popular surfing spot, officials fear.

Council supports reversing Citizens United ruling

ENCINITAS — The city joined a growing national movement to reign in campaign spending.

Pam Slater-Price honored for commitment to environment

Pam Slater-Price honored for commitment to environment

County Supervisor Dave Roberts dedicated a bench made out of recyclable materials to former Supervisor Pam Slater-Price March 17 at Solana Center for Environmental Innovation. Officials noted Price has spearheaded successful environmental and wellness causes, like the county Childhood Obesity Initiative, which promotes school gardens and other means to make students healthier.

EUSD declines meeting with city before Pacific View auction

EUSD declines meeting with city before Pacific View auction

ENCINITAS — EUSD (Encinitas Union School District) declined the city’s offer to sit down and negotiate one last time before the Pacific View auction.

Local ideas worth spreading: TedX comes to Encinitas

Local ideas worth spreading: TedX comes to Encinitas

ENCINITAS — At TedX Encinitas, 22 speakers delivered monologues, ranging from eight to 15 minutes, on issues important to them March 15 at the Seaside Center for Spiritual Living.

District sees no conflict in Prop AA campaign contributions and contracts

District sees no conflict in Prop AA campaign contributions and contracts

REGION — Recently, crews have been hard at work installing a new track and field as part of a stadium revamp project at Canyon Crest Academy.