Carlsbad

Ponto development in early stages

Ponto development in early stages

CARLSBAD — In 2009, the city of Carlsbad polled residents to find out what they viewed for the city’s future and released the report “Envision Carlsbad.”

Strawberry fields mall moves forward

Strawberry fields mall moves forward

CARLSBAD — Strawberry fields forever… The Beatles tune is becoming a Carlsbad reality after Los Angeles-based developer Rick Caruso announced his plans for the 200 acres south of Agua Hedionda Lagoon. In 2006 voters passed Proposition D, which set aside about 300 acres along Cannon Road as permanent open space. About 50 of the acres where […]

Four stories allowed for Grand Pacific Resort

CARLSBAD — On Tuesday night, the City Council voted to approve a city ordinance change, allowing The Grand Pacific Resort to include four stories in a 45-foot building instead of three.

Project on strawberry fields moving ahead

CARLSBAD — After spending nearly three years garnering public input on how best to develop 50 acres of strawberry fields adjacent to Interstate 5, Caruso Affiliates is about ready to move forward with project design and construction, a process that will take about three years to complete.

Crafting North County: Sharing our economic future

Recently, the five cities intersecting the 78 Highway (Oceanside, Carlsbad, Vista, San Marcos, Escondido) announced a new partnership to foster economic collaboration. Whether North County will realize its own economic destiny may hinge partly on the success or failure of their efforts. At issue is Innovate78, a new branding campaign promoting employment and investment opportunities […]

Shooting range denied in Carlsbad

Shooting range denied in Carlsbad

CARLSBAD — City Council voted 4-1 Tuesday night to uphold a past decision by the Planning Commission denying a gun range at the Gunther Guns retail store off Palomar Airport Road.

North County 25 Cities Project meets many goals

REGION — The San Diego North County 25 Cities Project to end veteran and chronic homelessness reached its first 100 days on May 4 and met most of its goals.

The writing’s on the wall

The writing’s on the wall

Second mural in art wall project brings interactive component

Larger wingspans drive changes at Palomar Airport

Larger wingspans drive changes at Palomar Airport

CARLSBAD—The 56-year-old McClellan-Palomar Airport is due for a Master Plan update, which provides a 20-year blueprint for the airport.

Bobcats and deer roam Carlsbad corridors

Bobcats and deer roam Carlsbad corridors

CARLSBAD— Mingling with animals in Carlsbad usually means a pesky raccoon rifling through the garbage or a skunk skittering underneath a house.