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Health challenges add up for  North County migrant farm workers

Health challenges add up for North County migrant farm workers

REGION — Vista Community Clinic serves migrant farm workers, but clinic CEO Fernando Sañudo said in-clinic services are really a last stop in the healthcare of farm workers. Shelter, food and water are essential to health, and basics that farm workers have a challenge securing.

Agua Hedionda is celebrating World Water Day

CARLSBAD—The Agua Hedionda Lagoon Foundation is celebrating World Water Day early this year on March 14.

Carlsbad Village celebrates health with free fitness events

Carlsbad Village celebrates health with free fitness events

CARLSBAD — In an effort to highlight the healthy lifestyle in Carlsbad, the Carlsbad Village Association is teaming with local organizations for a month of free fitness activities at Choice Juicery on the corner of Carlsbad Village Drive and State Street.

Carlsbad to get a taste of Los Angeles-style mural art

Carlsbad to get a taste of Los Angeles-style mural art

CARLSBAD — The wall has already been primed. The blank urban canvass that is the east facing wall of Señor Grubby’s now only waits for the rain to pass and the Los Angeles-based street artist known as bumblebeelovesyou to arrive and fill it.

Canon Art Gallery features National Geographic exhibit

Canon Art Gallery features National Geographic exhibit

CARLSBAD — Curator Karen McGuire hopes the new exhibit at the Canon Art Gallery in the Dove Library will inspire visitors to find beauty in the mundane.

City to enter into beach maintenance negotiations with state

City to enter into beach maintenance negotiations with state

CARLSBAD — Beach ownership is a bit of a “hodge podge” said Councilman Michael Schumacher at a City Council meeting Tuesday and the city hopes to work with the state to improve beach amenities.

Learning Genie app connects preschool teachers with parents

Learning Genie app connects preschool teachers with parents

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad residents Gene Shi and his wife Lala Zhang were new parents with a natural curiosity about what their daughter, Audrey, was up to at preschool.

Nail-toepia celebrates the Lunar New Year

Nail-toepia celebrates the Lunar New Year

‘Shoulder season’ and conferences targeted as tourism opportunities

CARLSBAD — Tourists flock to Carlsbad in the summer producing an average hotel occupancy rate of 80 percent from June to August, according to the Strategic Advisory Group, a city-hired hospitality consultant group.

Denial of indoor shooting range in Carlsbad upheld

Denial of indoor shooting range in Carlsbad upheld

CARLSBAD — A sea of people in support of a recreational shooting range packed city chambers Wednesday night to express their support for a gun range in Carlsbad.