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Students get their day in court

Students get their day in court

VISTA — More than 1,000 fifth grade through high school studnets packed into Vista Superior Court on March 14.

Exhibit of artwork featuring women packs a punch

Exhibit of artwork featuring women packs a punch

ENCINITAS — “One Woman’s Journey” at the Encinitas Community Center Gallery packs a pretty powerful punch.

Oceanside composer makes the Olympics

OCEANSIDE — A stellar ice-skating performance to a dramatic music score brought Canadian figure skater Kevin Reynolds an Olympic silver medal, and an Olympic moment to Oceanside composer Larry Groupe, who wrote the five-minute music compilation.

Budget workshop steps out of the box

OCEANSIDE — City Council took a different approach to this year’s budget workshop.

Animal safehouse for pets of domestic violence victims

Animal safehouse for pets of domestic violence victims

ENCINITAS — The Rancho Coastal Humane Society Animal Safehouse Program is one step forward in supporting victims and ending the cycle of domestic violence.

Wounded warriors compete in Marine paralympic invitational

Wounded warriors compete in Marine paralympic invitational

CAMP PENDLETON — Challenged athletes speed across the basketball court in wheelchairs, and scramble to return the ball in seated volleyball during the Wounded Warrior Paralympics Invitational.

Budget forecast shows some good news in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — A budget forecast shared at the City Council meeting on Wednesday, included the good news that the city’s general fund is projected to see a $4.2 million increase due to higher property tax, sales tax, and other increased revenues.

Highway 101 walk collects input for improvements

OCEANSIDE — A group of 60 community members and interested parties took part in a guided walk along Coast Highway in order to give their input on plans for Coast Highway improvements.

Deadline approaching to sign up for mandatory healthcare coverage

Deadline approaching to sign up for mandatory healthcare coverage

REGION — All Californians are required to have healthcare coverage. Those who do not sign up for healthcare by the extended March 31 deadline will face a penalty charge for failing to have health insurance.

Big Read ends with radio recreation of ‘The Maltese Falcon’

Big Read ends with radio recreation of ‘The Maltese Falcon’

OCEANSIDE — The monthlong community Big Read of “The Maltese Falcon” ended with a live radio recreation of the story.