The Coast News

Ted Owen celebrates 10th anniversary

CARLSBAD — The Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce is celebrating the 10-year work anniversary of Ted Owen, its president and CEO.

Sister City helps celebrate Arbor Day

CARLSBAD — To honor 25 years of friendship with Futtsu, Japan and Carlsbad, California, sister cities since 1988, two cherry tree plantings are planed by Carlsbad Sister City Ambassadors, during Arbor Week April 20 through April 26. Four “Pink Cloud” double-grafted cherry trees have been donated by the San Diego Japanese Friendship Garden Society for […]

Torrey Pines dancers win big at nationals

Torrey Pines dancers win big at nationals

CARMEL VALLEY — Torrey Pines High School dancers won trophies in every category they entered at the end of March at the United Spirit Association 2014 Nationals & Championships in Anaheim.

Eden Gardens dispels past stories, continues to thrive

Eden Gardens dispels past stories, continues to thrive

The second of a three-part series about Eden Gardens

City forgoes advisory committee for City Hall project

City forgoes advisory committee for City Hall project

DEL MAR — As plans move forward to replace Del Mar’s aging City Hall, council members decided at the April 7 meeting to not form an advisory committee to help with the project.

Council concerned with double-tracking of railway, new train platform

Council concerned with double-tracking of railway, new train platform

DEL MAR — Having not received a response to a letter sent in December, council members voted 3-1-1 at the April 7 meeting to send a follow-up letter to the San Diego Association of Governments that outlines concerns with a proposed project that will add a seasonal train platform at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, double […]

School readies for student council election

RANCHO SANTA FE — The board of trustees for the Rancho Santa Fe School District was informed of changes to the upcoming student council election during its April 4 meeting.

Poets of all ages take to Oceanside stages

Poets of all ages take to Oceanside stages

OCEANSIDE — It is National Poetry Month and two days of spoken word poetry brought dozens of locals to the stages of the Civic Center and Mission Branch Library on April 5 and April 6.

North County arts leaders meet to form regional council

North County arts leaders meet to form regional council

OCEANSIDE — Arts leaders from six North County cities met to discuss efforts to enhance and promote regional arts.

Residents voice opposition to charter city proposal

Residents voice opposition to charter city proposal

ESCONDIDO — Local residents expressed opposition to and confusion about City Council’s proposition to place a revised charter city proposal on the November ballot during a public hearing on Wednesday.