Solana Beach

Fundraiser will look to shine light on skin cancer

Fundraiser will look to shine light on skin cancer

SOLANA BEACH — A Solana Beach dermatologist is once again doing a little “Sol Searching” to increase awareness about skin safety.

The little big trees

The little big trees

Phil Tacktill knows the craft and art of creating bonsai trees

New radio station makes concert-going easier

New radio station makes concert-going easier

SOLANA BEACH — Deciding which concerts to attend at Solana Beach’s iconic Cedros Avenue music venue just got easier thanks to Belly Up Tavern Radio, a streaming station on the facility’s homepage that allows live music junkies to hear artists who will be performing in upcoming shows.

Solana Beach Little League kicks off 57th season

Solana Beach Little League kicks off 57th season

SOLANA BEACH — Two-time World Series champion Aubrey Huff offered some good-sportsmanship advice during Solana Beach Little League’s opening day ceremony, but it wasn’t all for the players.

Demo and rebuild proposed for Nardo complex

Demo and rebuild proposed for Nardo complex

SOLANA BEACH — The owner of a large apartment complex built more than four decades ago would like to demolish and rebuild the entire community.

Council ‘hops’ on opp to open craft beer shop

Council ‘hops’ on opp to open craft beer shop

SOLANA BEACH — A craft beer bottle shop and tasting room is on tap for Solana Beach after City Council unanimously approved its permit at the Feb. 26 meeting.

Clinic provides needed service to working poor

Clinic provides needed service to working poor

SOLANA BEACH — Its founder has been noticeably absent from the exam rooms for the past several months, but the St. James and St. Leo Medical and Dental Program continues the philanthropic legacy of Dr. Dick Wheelock, providing medical and dental care for those in need.

E-cig ban blazes forward

SOLANA BEACH — E-cigarette use is about to go up in smoke in Solana Beach after City Council, with a 4-0-1 vote at the Feb. 26 meeting, moved forward to prohibit the devices wherever traditional smoking is not allowed, such as at beaches, parks and the Coastal Rail Trail.

Grant funds available to Solana Beach groups

SOLANA BEACH — Organizations that provide services in Solana Beach are encouraged to apply for a grant through the newly created Solana Beach Fund, part of the Coastal Community Foundation.

Input sought from cyclists, walkers

Input sought from cyclists, walkers

SOLANA BEACH — The city is seeking input on ways to improve how pedestrians and bicyclists get around town, especially after only about 10 people attended a Feb. 20 workshop to kick off its “active transportation” master plan process.