The Coast News

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.

Egg hunts abound in Oceanside

Egg hunts abound in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — There is lot of egg hunting going on this spring with library egg hunts on April 11 and April 15, and four city egg hunts to follow.

81-year-old bridge gets new lease on life

81-year-old bridge gets new lease on life

DEL MAR — Road closures, corrosion and the inability to survive major seismic activity are issues of the past for the North Torrey Pines Bridge.

Serving country is integral part of RSF resident’s life

Serving country is integral part of RSF resident’s life

RANCHO SANTA FE — For some, serving their country is a four-year enlistment, and for others, it remains an integral part of their lives. The latter example is a perfect profile for Rear Adm. Russell S. Penniman.

Kay Parker Family Resource Center to be part of housing project

Kay Parker Family Resource Center to be part of housing project

OCEANSIDE — The announcement that an UrbanLIFT grant will fund building the Kay Parker Family Resource Center at the planned Mission Cove affordable housing project bought applause for two reasons.

Artist working on follow up to Surfing Madonna mosaic

Artist working on follow up to Surfing Madonna mosaic

ENCINITAS — Soon, a spot in North County will be graced with a Surfing Madonna companion piece. Exactly where is anyone’s guess.

Teens learn restaurant business

Teens learn restaurant business

SOLANA BEACH — The Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito and staff at Crush Italian Restaurant have partnered together to create a mentoring program for teens, which combines shadowing and one-on-one mentoring techniques to teach teens skills in the restaurant industry.

Country Fair in San Elijo

SAN ELIJO — The seventh annual San Elijo Hills Country Fair will offer sights, tastes, sounds and experiences for the whole family. The fair runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 26 at San Elijo Elementary School, 1615 Schoolhouse Way.

Grant aids community health

SAN MARCOS — North County Health Services announced it has received an “Innovations in Community Health” grant from the CVS Caremark Charitable Trust, a private foundation created by CVS Caremark Corporation in partnership with the National Association of Community Health Centers. The $38,676.00 grant has been awarded as part of the CVS Caremark Charitable Trust’s commitment […]