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Archive for December, 2011

PEERS Network Annual Gala Benefits Just in Time for Foster Youth

| December 29, 2011 | 0 Comments
PEERS Network Annual Gala Benefits Just in Time for Foster Youth

Philanthropy, Entrepreneurship, Environment, Relationships, Social (PEERS) Network hosted its third annual black tie gala event at a private estate in Rancho Santa Fe and raised more than $180,000. Proceeds from the event benefits Just in Time for Foster Youth, based in Old Town San Diego, a nonprofit organization that provides transitioning foster youth with opportunities […]

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Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour™

| December 29, 2011 | 0 Comments
Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour™

Two Performances only – January 21 – 22, 2012 The Estate of Michael Jackson and “Cirque du Soleil” are proud to present “Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour™” in San Diego on January 21 and 22, 2012 at the Valley View Casino Center (formally San Diego Sports Arena). This once-in-a-lifetime electrifying production combines Michael Jackson […]

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Master Builders of Mission Hills

| December 29, 2011 | 0 Comments
Master Builders of Mission Hills

Educational Seminar Highlights Their Work  “Master Builders of Mission Hills,” an educational seminar focusing on the builders who constructed many of the homes that still stand today in this century-old neighborhood, will be held Saturday, January 21 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Francis Parker Lower School, 4201 Randolph Street. Presented by Mission Hills […]

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Historic General Store Gets a New Owner

| December 29, 2011 | 0 Comments
Historic General Store Gets a New Owner

Having been vacant for the last few years, the 1884 Historic Santa Ysabel General Store, Located at 30275 Highway 78, was purchased by SOHO for $295,000. The iconic building is the most important site left of what was the historic town site of Santa Ysabel, and the town retains much of its 19th century feel […]

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Beautification Project Showcases the Work of Local Artists

| December 29, 2011 | 0 Comments
Beautification Project Showcases the Work of Local Artists

The Redevelopment Agency of the city of San Diego held an event to unveil the Gateway Mural. The Gateway Mural was designed and installed in partnership with Urban Corps of San Diego County to beautify the North Bay Redevelopment Project Area while celebrating the area’s historical influences, prominent features, attractions and the people of the […]

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Calling All Two and Four-Legged Athletes

| December 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
Calling All Two and Four-Legged Athletes

First Petco Foundation WALK. RUN. WAG. 5K9 Race Series The Petco Foundation and Multisports.com are calling all two and four-legged runners, walkers and waggers to take part in the first Petco Foundation WALK. RUN. WAG. 5K9 series, sponsored by Petco and Purina Pro Plan, in support of local pets and healthy lifestyles. The series kicks off […]

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Help Us Find a Home

| December 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
Help Us Find a Home

Boots is an adorable six-year old black and white, long hair, female cat with a big heart, looking for a family to cherish. Playful and with the unfailing ability to brighten a person’s day, she is an easy kitty to love. Boots is an absolute lap cat with a gentle and sweet-natured personality. A few […]

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A Season of Hope

| December 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
A Season of Hope

This past holiday season, Horses of Tir Na Nog had the arrival of two new residents. Mariah has been in the Care of County of San Diego Department of Animal Services since this summer. In spite of six other horses being adopted during her stay, she continued to wait for her new home. Riah’s name […]

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So You’re Thinking About Retirement

| December 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

The old “rule of thumb” for retirement is that you will need about 70 percent of your pre-retirement income during retirement. This may be true for some folks, but generally we’re seeing new retirees spend 100 percent or more of their pre-retirement income during retirement. A key reason for this is that people who retire […]

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The San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy Announces Appointment

| December 28, 2011 | 0 Comments
The San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy Announces Appointment

Lynne Anne Baker is the new executive director of The San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy. Baker is a seasoned advocate and experienced leader in the conservation field. Baker offered, “I want to help the Conservancy maintain the excellent momentum of the first 25 years… We”ll continue to provide amazing outdoor recreation opportunities while protecting our […]

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