Council also sets aside building for possible higher-ed institute
CARLSBAD — Make-a-Wish kid Aidden Whisett, 9, smiled as he got a ride from Batman in the Batmobile after defeating the Joker to save Spinal Elements in Carlsbad. It was one of many smiles that spread across his face on Jan. 29.
CARLSBAD — After months of grumbling to city officials, business owners had the opportunity to air their grievances about the Carlsbad farmers’ market at the Jan. 28 City Council meeting.
CARLSBAD — Retired Army Maj. Gen. Arthur M. Bartell has started his role as the new president of the Army and Navy Academy (ANA). After assuming the position on Jan. 17, he is already facing the challenges of raising the academy’s public profile and trying to move forward after an ex-administrator was charged with sexually […]
CARLSBAD — On Jan. 20 at approximately 11:30 p.m., Carlsbad Police were called to the 7100 block of Sitio Bahia regarding a suicidal subject. A 31-year-old male told his mother and brother that he wanted to kill himself.
CARLSBAD — Mission Estancia Elementary ushered around 50 students who were outside the campus inside its building at around 2:45 p.m. on Tuesday in response to a police helicopter flying overhead.
CARLSBAD — Facing the inevitability of a new energy plant along its coastline, Carlsbad used its only remaining power — its ability to influence how quickly that plant would be built — to negotiate with NRG for a cleaner, smaller new one.
CARLSBAD — It took Mike Davis 23 years in the Carlsbad Fire Department to move up the ranks from a new hire firefighter/paramedic to division chief. Yet it only took three months for Davis to make his final leap from division chief to interim fire chief, and then to official fire chief.
CARLSBAD — Exactly one year after ground was broken on the project, Carlsbad’s desalination plant about one fourth constructed and on its way to start operating in early 2016.
CARLSBAD — Part water park, part skateboard course, part financial and environmental sustainability experiment, Carlsbad’s deluxe Alga Norte Park opened to the public on Dec. 31 to full praises.