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Scripps Encinitas turns 50 in April – and still growing

Scripps Encinitas turns 50 in April – and still growing

Fifty years ago this month, the doors opened to Encinitas’ first hospital. And what began as a small facility providing long-term convalescent care has grown into a busy, full-service medical facility that cares for more than 80,000 patients a year in North County.

Casa de Amparo honors Child Abuse Prevention month

Casa de Amparo honors Child Abuse Prevention month

SAN MARCOS — April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Casa de Amparo is encouraging all individuals and organizations to play a role in making San Diego County a better place for children and families this April 2014 and throughout the year.

Monk’s mandala on view at OMA

Monk’s mandala on view at OMA

OCEANSIDE — Experience the sacred healing art of a sand mandala at Oceanside Museum of Art.

Storytellers spin tales at library festival

Storytellers spin tales at library festival

ENCINITAS — The Storytellers of San Diego and the Encinitas Branch of the San Diego County Library present the San Diego Storytelling Festival, “Voices at the Water’s Edge” from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 26 at the Encinitas Library, 540 Cornish Drive.

Performance showcase highlights Earth Month

OCEANSIDE — As part of Earth Month 2014, join Green Oceanside, Coastal Music Studios and Oceanside students on April 25 at the Star Theater, 402 N. Coast Highway during the free Create to Educate Performance Showcase.

Find a treasure and send a kid to college

OCEANSIDE — Come and find that bargain item you have been looking for at the College Bound Oceanside rummage sale. The nonprofit organization, College Bound Oceanside Scholarship fundraising rummage sale runs from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 26 in the Mission Elementary School parking lot, 2100 Mission Ave. For donations or further information, contact Pat […]

Encinitas works to win water-use contest

ENCINITAS — Encinitas is asking residents to conserve water and cut pollution, with a little friendly competition thrown in.

Mayor’s interfaith breakfast set

ENCINITAS — The city of Encinitas is hosting the 21st annual Mayor’s Interfaith Community Prayer Breakfast in cooperation with the San Dieguito Interfaith Ministerial Association from 7:30 to 9 a.m. May 1 at the Encinitas Community and Senior Center, 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive.

ArtReach hosts ‘Ungala’ to support arts in schools

COAST CITIES — ArtReach, an organization that brings art into elementary schools, is hosting an UnGala, giving supporters the chance to stay home and relax while helping ArtReach succeed.

Carlsbad names Teacher of Year

CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad Unified School District has honored Maria Teran-Cruz as its Teacher of the Year for 2013-2014.