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Carlsbad considers multi-million dollar library upgrades

Carlsbad considers multi-million dollar library upgrades

CARLSBAD — The city is considering expanding the scope of proposed upgrades to the Cole and Dove Libraries, which could more than double the project’s original estimated costs.

Mini-library encourages neighborhood camaraderie

Mini-library encourages neighborhood camaraderie

ENCINITAS — Sometimes, she hears the excitement of kids. In other instances, her ears pick up on the patter of footsteps or rummaging.

Mayor stresses Escondido’s finances at public hearing

Mayor stresses Escondido’s finances at public hearing

ESCONDIDO — When peppered with questions about public safety, the city’s former police chief, and library hours from concerned citizens, Mayor Sam Abed stressed the challenges and recent successes of balancing the city’s budget at a public hearing on Oct. 9.

Del Mar’s library has storied history

Del Mar’s library has storied history

DEL MAR — As the San Diego County Library system celebrates its 100th year, the Del Mar branch is marking an almost-centennial milestone of its own.

Oceanside library plans to  connect with readers

Oceanside library plans to connect with readers

OCEANSIDE — On the top of the Oceanside Public Library’s list of goals included in its recently approved Workplan and Strategic Plan is to connect more with the community.

Sharing the storytelling experience with David Novak

Sharing the storytelling experience with David Novak

ENCINITAS — Celebrated storyteller David Novak will showcase his interactive style in “A Telling Experience” at 7 p.m. March 3 at the Encinitas Library.

Tales of the Buffalo Soldiers comes to Oceanside

Tales of the Buffalo Soldiers comes to Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — There are few records on the hundreds of thousands of African Americans who served during the Civil War and earned the nickname Buffalo Soldiers.

African drum circle sounds off at library

OCEANSIDE — According to Chazz Ross, there are three rules to African drumming. “Have fun, have fun, and go back to rule No. 1,” he said.

Cabaret comes to the coast

Cabaret comes to the coast

ENCINITAS — A cabaret in Encinitas? Chanteuse Ann Chase has a great track record since kicking off the popular Wednesday@Noon concerts sponsored by the city of Encinitas a year ago.