Author Archive for Wehtahnah Tucker

Grand Jury report finds city has failed to ease flooding

ENCINITAS — It’s no secret that Leucadia’s low-lying commercial strip, portions of Vulcan Avenue and other residential streets and alleys are prone to flooding.

Art banner auction creates excitement and raises funds

Art banner auction creates excitement and raises funds

ENCINITAS — Bids were flying fast and furious at the 13th annual Arts Alive banner auction on May 20. 

Encinitas sports fest goes the distance

Encinitas sports fest goes the distance

ENCINITAS — The annual Encinitas Sports Festival hosted athletes of all ages, skill sets and abilities May 19 and May 20. 

Encinitas City Council supports mini-fire station plan

ENCINITAS — After hours of discussion, debate and public comments, the City Council said it would support a mini-fire station in the Olivenhain area and directed city fire officials to explore various ways of implementing the part-time response unit.

Longtime community leader passes away at 93

Longtime community leader passes away at 93

ENCINITAS — Robert “Bob” Charles Cozens passed peacefully and with the dignity that typified his life on April 2, 2012.

Committee continues discussions over city’s future housing

ENCINITAS — The General Plan Advisory Committee, (GPAC) met Monday to discuss mapping out the city’s future affordable housing placement.

New book highlights city’s unique residents

New book highlights city’s unique residents

ENCINITAS — Hundreds of people attended a reception to usher in the new book “Legendary Locals of Encinitas” on May 16. 

Encinitas council hears concerns on alcohol, bar hours

ENCINITAS — Several residents and business owners addressed the packed council chambers on May 16 to propose restrictions on alcohol service at downtown establishments.

Enthusiasts take part in garden tour, festival

Enthusiasts take part in garden tour, festival

ENCINITAS — Garden enthusiasts once again were treated to the sights and smells of private gardens as the seventh annual Encinitas Garden Festival and Tour commenced April 21. 

Art takes center stage for a cause and community

Art takes center stage for a cause and community

ENCINITAS— Art events supporting philanthropy and the environment were in full swing as April came to a close.