SOLANA BEACH — A self-described cantankerous old man who was once labeled a curmudgeon, Mayor Tom Campbell was nonetheless praised as he retired in front of a standing-room-only crowd Dec. 10 after five terms on City Council.
REGION— The days of drinking alcohol and smoking electronic cigarettes on the Coaster trains are numbered.
SOLANA BEACH — He’s back.
REGION — With a hearing for One Paseo scheduled for the Jan. 27 San Diego City Council meeting, officials from Del Mar and Solana Beach agreed to again submit letters stating their concerns with the Carmel Valley development.
SOLANA BEACH — Thanks to Santa Fe Christian Schools, Solana Beach Soccer Club and creative thinking on behalf of City Council, at least two-thirds of this year’s record number of applicants received funding from the Community Grants Program.
SOLANA BEACH — To commemorate the second anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy, as well as the 60,000 American victims of gun violence since December 2012, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of San Dieguito is holding a one-hour candlelight vigil Dec. 14.
SOLANA BEACH — If all goes as planned Solana Beach may lose what many say is an unwanted parking lot and gain a much-needed railroad underpass at the San Elijo Lagoon trailhead.
REGION — San Diego County’s smallest cities kicked off the holiday season Dec. 7 with a variety of free activities, tree-lighting ceremonies and photo opportunities with Santa Claus.
SOLANA BEACH — City Council has three weeks to decide which groups will receive funding from the annual Community Grant Program, which attracted 19 organizations seeking nearly three times the amount of money that is available.
SOLANA BEACH — Lauding him for his professionalism, dedication and leadership, the City Council, staff and community members honored David Ott during the Nov. 19 meeting, which he claims was his last as city manager for the county’s second smallest city.