Author Archive for Ken Leighton

Column: Money can’t buy you everything

Out-of-town developers massively overspent Encinitas townsfolk to defeat Prop A, the proposition that basically said you can’t put high density/high-rise residences in our town unless the people approve it.

Column: The wrong kind of attraction?

The Main Attraction is a thriving business that employs some 60 people. But even though it’s right across the street from the Chamber of Commerce, you won’t find any mention of it in the Chamber’s Business Directory.

Column: Sometimes they listen

Some citizens talk too much at city council meetings. They somehow are authorities on everything.

Where will our North County news come from?

Oceanside is the county’s 3rd largest city with about 180,000 residents.