Encinitas Sheriffs, ABC conduct drug sting at bar

LEUCADIA – The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) and the Encinitas Sheriff’s Station will post a 45‐day suspension of the liquor license of the Bar Leucadian July 2.

Grand Jury report finds city has failed to ease flooding

ENCINITAS — It’s no secret that Leucadia’s low-lying commercial strip, portions of Vulcan Avenue and other residential streets and alleys are prone to flooding.

Lifelong Leucadia resident a pioneer of ‘green’ living

Lifelong Leucadia resident a pioneer of ‘green’ living

LEUCADIA — A photo of the old Hungate homestead on Hymettus Avenue in Leucadia remains on Google Maps, but despite the valiant efforts to save it, the log house was leveled a few months ago by the current owners to make way for a new structure.

Local bar pulls out all the stops to acknowledge breast cancer awareness month

LEUCADIA — Over the past 60 years the building that houses the Bar Leucadian has undergone many changes, but none as stark as the current display of pink outer walls and ribbons. In a sign of solidarity for those who have been impacted by breast cancer and in support of one of his employees who […]

Peace Pies celebrates second restaurant

LEUCADIA – In response to popular demand, Peace Pies of Ocean Beach has opened a second raw foods restaurant at 133 Daphne St. near Coast Highway in the space previously occupied by The Greenery Raw Food Café. “Many visitors to our O.B. café asked us to open a restaurant up here,” explained owner J.P. Alfred. […]

Neighbors meet to resolve park issues

LEUCADIA — Neighbors are organizing their efforts to maintain a local park after numerous contentious issues have divided park users, including those with dogs and nearby residents. The Orpheus Park Stake Holders, a newly formed coalition that includes surrounding home owners as well as Paul Ecke Central parents, met with city officials and other park […]

Crowds get ‘surfy’ with it on the 101

LEUCADIA — For the second consecutive year, Summer Fun on the 101: A Festival of Surfy Music, delighted visitors and locals alike July 8 and July 9. “It’s like being transformed to the early days when I was just starting to surf,” said Louisa Belcourt, an Encinitas resident. “It brings up a lot of good […]

Summer music fun on the 101

LEUCADIA — A line-up of local bands will play the Summer Fun on the 101: A Festival of Surf Music at 7:30 p.m. July 8 and July 9. The music is a celebration of the cultural crossroads of surfing and music — both a part of Leucadia’s history. Starting at 6 p.m. July 8, bands […]

1,000 cranes send good wishes to Japan

LEUCADIA — Students at Paul Ecke Central School in Leucadia made many folds in origami paper in a small, but poignant, gesture of support for the people of Japan, in the wake of the recent massive earthquake and tsunami. During recess and at home, students folded 1,000 origami cranes to help sustain the people of […]

Calling all artists for the summer LeucadiART Walk

LEUCADIA — Leucadia 101 Main Street Association is now accepting applications from artists who would like to participate in the seventh annual LeucadiART Walk. Space is limited and applications must be received by April 18. LeucadiART Walk is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 28. For more information on LeucadiART Walk, call (760) […]