Rancho Santa Fe News

Carlsbad to permanently ban mini-satellite wagering

CARLSBAD — “Staff has determined that mini-satellite wagering threatens the public health and safety of Carlsbad residents and citizens,” explained city Planner Kevin Pointer, at Tuesday’s council meeting.

City addresses parking concerns

SOLANA BEACH — With improvement projects complete on Coast Highway 101 and the Cedros Design District, city officials are working to address traffic concerns in those two areas.

Vintage surfboard swap meet to benefit the surf museum

Vintage surfboard swap meet to benefit the surf museum

OCEANSIDE — The annual California Surf Museum and Longboard Collectors Club Surf Swap Meet will set up shop in the parking lot on Pier View Way and Tremont Street April 26.

Railroad Society celebrates move to Heritage Park

Railroad Society celebrates move to Heritage Park

OCEANSIDE — After six months of being without a home, the North County Model Railroad Society found a perfect stop at Heritage Park.

Jazz-pop fusion band Mango Melody keeps it light

Jazz-pop fusion band Mango Melody keeps it light

ENCINITAS — Mango Melody is the brainchild of brother and sister duo Mike and Tracey Stockalper.

Marines dedicate 4 more ocean-view cottages

Marines dedicate 4 more ocean-view cottages

CAMP PENDLETON — With four new cottages dedicated on April 15, a project to provide low-cost vacation rentals to active duty and retired military personnel is one-third complete.

Rancho Santa Fe School considers middle school camp switch

RANCHO SANTA FE — Every year, the sixth-grade class at Rancho Santa Fe School travels up to Camp Marston in Julian. However, for the fall of 2014, Principal Garrett Corduan proposed a different camp site to the board of trustees at the Rancho Santa Fe School District.

Moroccan Fantasy Gala promises a night to remember

RANCHO SANTA FE — The Rancho Santa Fe Community Center is known for hosting spectacular annual galas. Marking their 10th annual event May 17, they’ve decided to do something quite unique. Their “Moroccan Fantasy Gala,” will be held at their very own community center and its becoming a highly anticipated event.

Post office landscaping gets a facelift

Post office landscaping gets a facelift

SOLANA BEACH —Walking from the parking lot to the entrance of the Solana Beach Post Office is easier and more scenic thanks to the efforts of the SeaWeeders Garden Club, an offshoot of the Civic and Historical Society focused on beautifying landscaping throughout the city.

Council delays survey, opts not to change rules

DEL MAR — A survey to gauge residents’ satisfaction with city services was put on hold at the April 7 meeting after council members deemed it a waste of money that would garner relatively useless information.