Encinitas

Mysterious sea star disease hitting San Diego

Mysterious sea star disease hitting San Diego

REGION — Sea stars along the West Coast are dying en masse. The culprit: what biologists are calling sea star wasting syndrome.

Frustration builds over ‘density bonus’ housing

Frustration builds over ‘density bonus’ housing

ENCINITAS — Last week, residents once again railed against proposed “density bonus” housing projects during a council meeting.

NCTD contractor to pay $10K to woman slammed to ground by conductor

REGION — A woman who was thrown to the ground by a conductor will receive a $10,000 settlement, the NCTD (North County Transit District) board agreed last week.

Arts Fest boasts biggest year yet

Arts Fest boasts biggest year yet

ENCINITAS — Musicians, dancers, painters and stilt walkers came together for an afternoon of seamless entertainment on March 23.

Art, plantings aim to mitigate visual impact of I-5 widening

Art, plantings aim to mitigate visual impact of I-5 widening

ENCINITAS — The city’s Arts Commission will further look into attaching artwork to retaining walls and other structures that are part of the planned Interstate 5 widening.

City to buy Pacific View for $10 million

City to buy Pacific View for $10 million

ENCINITAS — Near the steps of the Pacific View property on Thursday, Councilman Tony Kranz and EUSD Board President Marla Strich announced the city would purchase the property from the district for $10 million.

Council nixes sales tax study

ENCINITAS — The city won’t order a sales tax increase study after all — at least for now.

New kitchen and garden taking root at Boys & Girls Club

New kitchen and garden taking root at Boys & Girls Club

ENCINITAS — Garden to table — that’s the vision guiding a new project at the Griset Branch of the Boys & Girls Club of San Dieguito.

Man charged in connection with burglaries

Man charged in connection with burglaries

ENCINITAS — A man is facing a second-degree burglary charge in connection with breaking into Leucadia Pizzeria, stealing checks from The Coast News and a separate vehicle burglary.

Cardiff Library marks 100th anniversary

Cardiff Library marks 100th anniversary

ENCINITAS — More than 100 years ago at S.M. Holbrooks grocery store, 38 residents signed a petition to start a library in Cardiff.