California

Surf spot’s bid for historic designation sets off ‘political fireworks’

Surf spot’s bid for historic designation sets off ‘political fireworks’

SAN CLEMENTE — The California Historical Resources Commission voted unanimously Feb. 8 to nominate Trestles as a federal historic site during a public hearing attended by both supporters and detractors.

Obamacare: Good for many Californians and state’s coffers?

It’s hard to find any government program that helps both the physical and financial health of many Californians and also fattens the state’s own coffers.

Developers will present on Quarry Creek project this month

Developers will present on Quarry Creek project this month

CARLSBAD — The proposed Quarry Creek residential project could help Carlsbad meet impending state housing requirements, according to city planners and the project’s developer. 

A portion of state’s mental health program: A national model?

One of the first bits of advice Vice President Joe Biden received after becoming the point person for shaping new federal gun control and mental health proposals in the wake of December’s mass shootings in a Newtown, Conn., elementary school was to follow the California example.