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Sundance film celebrates Earth Day

Sundance film celebrates Earth Day

ENCINITAS — The movie “A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet,” 6:30 p.m. April 11 will be Grauer School’s salute to the upcoming Earth Day April 22.

Assistance League celebrates readers

Assistance League celebrates readers

VISTA — Giggling and excitement was alive in the classrooms at Maryland Avenue Elementary School in Vista as students were presented awards for improvement in reading skills.

Surfboard shapers compete

Surfboard shapers compete

DEL MAR — The Boardroom Consumer Surfboard Tradeshow will host a contest for six shapers, honoring Ben Aipa, May 17 and May 18 in Del Mar.

Contest to reward waterwise homeowners

ENCINITAS — Olivenhain Municipal Water District is inviting customers that have replaced turf with more climate-appropriate landscape materials to participate in the 2014 California-Friendly Landscape Contest. The deadline to apply is April 7 and applications are available at landscapecontest.com.

Garden tour coming up

ENCINITAS — Get tickets now for the Encinitas Garden Festival and Tour from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 26. This year’s event features a self-guided walking tour of 18 private gardens in a quaint and eclectic neighborhood of Encinitas. Residents will open their garden gates to welcome the public for this special one-day tour. […]

Friends of Library offer scholarships

CARDIFF-BY-THE-SEA — Five $1,000 scholarships will be awarded by the Friends of the Cardiff-by-the-Sea Library to graduating high school seniors who reside in ZIP codes 92007 or 92024. For the past nine years, the Friends have provided scholarships to students from Cardiff, Encinitas, Leucadia and Olivenhain. Last year’s recipients are heading to medical and musical […]

North Torrey Pines Road closes again

DEL MAR — A long weekend of detours, through March 25, is in store for drivers trying to use North Torrey Pines Road.

Meet the Young Del Mar committee

DEL MAR — The community is invited to a “Parents’ Night Out” to launch

Tri-City Medical Center rolls out new Accessible Icon

Tri-City Medical Center rolls out new Accessible Icon

OCEANSIDE — Scaling glaciers, skiing cliffs, ripping the surf and competing in triathalons are physical challenges for any athlete, but Cardiff resident and extreme sports athlete Jeremy McGhee tackles them all without the use of his legs.

Scams still plague SDG&E customers

COAST CITIES — SDG&E and the city of Del Mar are continuing to alert customers to be aware of an ongoing wire fraud that has been targeting SDG&E residential and business customers. Reports indicate that individuals are misrepresenting themselves as utility employees by calling customers and threatening to turn off electric and gas service if […]