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Archive for December, 2014

Old Town Academy Surprise Dedication of Its Sports Field Honors Alicia and Tony Gwynn

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On November 14, 2014, while meeting to reward its student participants for their own hard work and dedication during the annual Jog-a-thon to raise funds for the school, the Old Town Academy surprised the community with the dedication of its sports field in honor of San Diego Icons Dr. Alicia and Tony Gwynn. Emceed by […]

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Letter to the Editor

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Not everyone is on board with using reverse osmosis treated waste water for direct infusion into drinking water reservoirs, in spite of the council’s unanimous vote to do so. RO yes removes thousands of substances from waste water. I have reviewed the test results and see the proof of that. But it is what is […]

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ABC10/KGTV News Director Promoted to Station Manager

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
ABC10/KGTV News Director Promoted to Station Manager

ABC10/KGTV News Director Joel Davis has been promoted to station manager. Davis has been news director at 10News since 2009. In making the announcement ABC10/KGTV VP and General Manager Jeff Block said, “Joel has been at my side for more than five years, working hand in hand, and 10News has seen some tremendous successes in that […]

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2015 Marks an Important Year for Mission Hills United Methodist Church

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
2015 Marks an Important Year for Mission Hills United Methodist Church

Mission Hills United Methodist Church  (UMC) will celebrate 100 years of worship and ministry when the congregation marks its centennial in the New Year. The church at 4044 Lark Street was dedicated on Jan. 17, 1915. The celebration will include: • A rededication of the church building and sanctuary at 10 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 11, […]

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Overcoming Life’s Hardships

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Overcoming Life’s Hardships

Local Author Writes Children’s Book By Marie Herman Debbie Bailey is a survivor with an incredible story. Growing up in a family plagued with murder, drug abuse and suicide, she has written a children’s book to help others struggling with insurmountable loss. Debbie, who was lost herself in the disease of alcoholism, not only found […]

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A Sustainable Holiday Season

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The holidays are upon us. It is a time of celebration and of excess, at least in my house. For years I spent hours looking for gifts, buying decorations, wrapping gifts elaborately, baking, canning, and most of all eating. As the years went by I grew less enchanted with the fuss and the mess. (However, […]

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The Artful Spirit

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Living Artfully With a Life Creed by Concetta Antico Too often we forget about the ongoing efforts we make as we strive to be our best, succeed and create a happy balanced life. It is easy to overlook the one person who consistently works the hardest at this goal – you! Let’s consider what might […]

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Your Holiday Treasures Exist In Mission Hills

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Trish Waitlington, President Mission Hills BID We’ve rounded the corner, Thanksgiving is over and the December holidays are coming at us with alarming speed. Be it Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Year’s or Boxing Day, for many it’s time to give both material gifts and hospitality to colleagues, friends and family. As an old school, […]

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Retirement Accounts: Distribution Rules

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

With the year-end approaching, an important deadline for retirement account owners is also coming, so this column will deal with some of the rules surrounding IRAs and distributions. A significant caveat applies here: the rules can be very complex and people have literally written books on the topic. So I won’t be able to cover […]

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Annoyance is Your Friendly Helper

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Mrs. Freud Once again I chose the topic of stress, since it can be so harmful to our physical, mental and psychological health. Being stressed changes our whole perception, including that of our environment, our achievements and our loved ones. Suddenly, nothing seems good enough anymore. But how can we get out of it […]

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