Carmel Valley

Parent forum focuses on teen trouble

CARMEL VALLEY — Parents only are invited to a special Parent Forum, “Adolescent Subcultures And Trends – What Parents Need To Know,” being held from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 8 at Torrey Pines High School Lecture Hall, 3710 Del Mar Heights Road.

Carmel Valley gymnast earns Elite title

Carmel Valley gymnast earns Elite title

CARMEL VALLEY — Carmel Valley resident and Canyon Crest Academy freshman, Andria Gao has just joined the rank of the National Elite Rhythmic Gymnasts. At the 2012 USA Gymnastics Championship in San Jose at the end of June, Gao finished in 12th place all around in junior level. Her SoCal rhythmic club is now among […]

Scripps Health CEO named Sheriff’s Dept. Volunteer of Year

Scripps Health CEO named Sheriff’s Dept. Volunteer of Year

CARMEL VALLEY — Chris Van Gorder is perhaps best known as the president and chief executive officer of Scripps Health.

Young author writes to deal with loss

Young author writes to deal with loss

CARMEL VALLEY — The loss of a child is an incomprehensible tragedy for parents. 

Filmmaker brings it home with surf film festival

Filmmaker brings it home with surf film festival

CARMEL VALLEY — Last fall, Pierce Kavanagh was at the New York Surf Film Festival promoting his documentary “Manufacturing Stoke.” Known for skyscrapers and less-than-consistent waves, New York City has a surf film festival. Kavanagh couldn’t help but wonder: what about San Diego? “I realized that my hometown — famous for giving so much to […]

Bridge demolition closes N. Torrey Pines Road

CARMEL VALLEY — Beginning at 9 p.m. Jan 6, final demolition activities on the western half of the bridge will require the full closure of North Torrey Pines Road from the Torrey Pines State Beach parking lot to Carmel Valley Road to pedestrian, vehicular, and bicycle traffic until 6 a.m. Jan. 9. Detours will divert […]

16-year-old black belt serves as a role model

CARMEL VALLEY – Local Taekwondo champion Julia Pian, 16, will be performing at the first ATA (American Taekwondo Association) Martial Arts Invitational in traditional weapons on Oct. 21. The event is part of the 2011 Fall Nationals in Orlando, and will be broadcast live on ESPN3.com via the Internet from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. […]

Canyon Crest dancers host summer workshop

CARMEL VALLEY — Canyon Crest Academy High School’s Envision Dance Program presents its first annual summer dance intensive workshop at 10 a.m. and conclude at 4:30 p.m. July 11 through July 15 in the gymnasium dance studio at CCAHS, 5951 East Village Center Loop Road. The cost for the week-long workshop is $200. Classes are […]

Never a dull moment in the world of weddings

CARMEL VALLEY — Wedding planner Liz Beck has seen it all. Several months ago she was planning a wedding when she got a call from one of the mothers. The bride and groom had just been in a near fatal accident. The bride, a marathoner and Half Iron (wo)man competitor, fractured both sides of her […]

Canyon Crest Academy rising math powerhouse

CARMEL VALLEY — Canyon Crest Academy (CCA) is on its way to becoming a top-ranked high school in mathematics, after placing first in this year’s national Collaborative Problem Solving Contest. The contest is a weeklong, team test created by National Assessment & Testing, a Seattle-based company that organizes affordable mathematics competitions for schools. The math […]