COAST CITIES — The first week of January 2014, some of the year’s highest tides will hit California shorelines, providing a glimpse of what the state can expect as sea-level rises, according to the California Coastal Commission.
SACRAMENTO — With 2014 just around the corner, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is reminding motorists of some of the new laws that will become effective in the new year. The following laws go into effect on Jan. 1, 2014, unless otherwise noted:
CARLSBAD — The U.S. Forestry Service Web site answered a question about target shooting sites sent by a Carlsbad resident.
COAST CITIES —To prepare your Christmas tree for recycling simply remove all ornaments, tinsel and the tree stand.
VISTA — Soroptimist International of Vista invites the members of all North San Diego County communities to attend its eighth annual Human Trafficking Awareness Day Program and Walk, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 18 at downtown Vista’s New Community Church, 165 Eucalyptus Ave.
CARMEL VALLEY — The TPHS Baseball Program invites athletes and parents to a panel discussion with major league players Mark Loretta, Chris Young and Mark Kotsay, at 6 p.m. Jan. 14 at Torrey Pines High School Lecture Hall, 3710 Del Mar Heights Road.
CARLSBAD — The city of Carlsbad Senior Center is offering free Senior Center classes in January. Meet the instructors and try out the class before the winter session begins. Only pay for the class if you decide you want to sign up for more.
COAST CITIES — Surf Dog Ricochet, the “SURFice” dog is usually seen providing a lifeline in the Del Mar waters as she surfs with people with disabilities.
ENCINITAS — The Encinitas Coastal Rotary helped pilot a Family Fun Bags project for the Military Outreach Ministry (MOM4USA).