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Library coming up roses

DEL MAR — The Del Mar Branch Library will be celebrating Rose Weekend on April 25. Hundreds of cut roses, grown by members of the Del Mar Rose Society for the Society’s competitive rose show, will be on display throughout the library at 1309 Camino del Mar. Local musicians, KM2, will perform at 11 a.m. […]

Beach Volleyball at Dog Beach

DEL MAR — The “Spread the Love … of Sport” beach volleyball tournament will hit the sand beginning at 8 a.m. April 26 at Dog Beach, 3006 Sandy Lane off Coast Highway 101, sponsored by Whole Sports.

Author explores the rise of sea levels

A JOLLA — John Englander, author of “High Tide on Main Street: Rising Sea Level and the Coming Coastal Crisis,” will discuss rising sea levels and the impact on coastal communities during a special presentation at 7 p.m. May 7 at Birch Aquarium, 2300 Expedition Way, at Scripps Institution of Oceanography/UC San Diego

Register now for Bike to Work month

COAST CITIES — May is Bike to Work Month and employers throughout the San Diego region are invited to take part in the fifth annual Bike to Work Corporate Challenge organized by the SANDAG iCommute program. Registration to participate in the competition is open through April 25.

Oceanside aims to prevent teen pregnancy

OCEANSIDE — May is National Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Month, named by the Washington D.C. headquarters. This year, there will be an estimated 700,000 teen girls nationwide who become pregnant, but efforts are ongoing locally to lower that number.

Ted Owen celebrates 10th anniversary

CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce is celebrating the 10-year work anniversary of Ted Owen, its president and CEO.

Sister City helps celebrate Arbor Day

CARLSBAD — To honor 25 years of friendship with Futtsu, Japan and Carlsbad, California, sister cities since 1988, two cherry tree plantings are planed by Carlsbad Sister City Ambassadors, during Arbor Week April 20 through April 26. Four “Pink Cloud” double-grafted cherry trees have been donated by the San Diego Japanese Friendship Garden Society for […]

Torrey Pines dancers win big at nationals

Torrey Pines dancers win big at nationals

CARMEL VALLEY — Torrey Pines High School dancers won trophies in every category they entered at the end of March at the United Spirit Association 2014 Nationals & Championships in Anaheim.

Encinitas Resident Testing New Stem-Cell Treatment

According to the Centers for Disease Control, 600,000 Americans die of heart disease every year. But if a promising new stem cell treatment proves successful for heart attack patients like Encinitas resident Mark Athens, that number may start to drop.

Club offers various scholarships

  SOLANA BEACH — The Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito Foundation is offering college scholarships, targeted to help young people pursue a higher education at a community college, trade school or university. Deadline to submit an application is April 17. Contact the Foundation at (858) 755-9012 with any questions or to request an […]