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Archive for May, 2016

Ragin’ Cajun Bayou Blowout & 7th Annual Chef Appetizer Challenge

| May 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Ragin’ Cajun Bayou Blowout & 7th Annual Chef Appetizer Challenge

Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego, Inc. invites San Diegans to their Ragin’ Cajun Bayou Blowout & 7th Annual Chef Appetizer Challenge at 5:30 p.m., Saturday, June 11, 2016. The Cajun themed bash, which is Meals-on-Wheels’ largest annual fundraiser, promises to be a flavorful good time. This event will raise critical funds to support the independence and […]

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William Cope Moyers’ Shares A Personal Account of Recovery

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William Cope Moyers’ Shares A Personal Account of Recovery

Special Luncheon Features Son of Bill Moyers Addiction crosses all socioeconomic strata, from the affluent and career professionals to the unemployed and homeless; it does not discriminate. To shed light on the issue and in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, Jewish Family Service of San Diego’s (JFS) annual luncheon will feature keynote speaker William […]

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A Month-Long Detox Program

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A Month-Long Detox Program

By Violet Green With summer fast approaching, I can’t help but think about spending time outside hiking with friends, attending outdoor concerts, and the upcoming days at the beach. This year, I’m trying to focus on being the healthiest I can be for my own sake, but also to keep up with my long-legged friends […]

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Investing and Expectations

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During the first quarter of 2016, large company stocks were up about 1.3 percent while the bond market gained about three percent. Over the past five years, the S&P 500 has gained about 12 percent per year while bonds have gained about four percent per year. International stocks have earned only about 2.3 percent over […]

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What Now?

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What Now?

We’re Eatin’, We’re Drinkin’, Most Importantly, We’re Reading! You know how we are: We Eat. We Drink. We Read. We’re literate. The benefits? Incalculable! “Literacy is one of the basic foundations of a civilized society.” says County supervisor Greg Cox. That’s why the San Diego Council on Literacy’s (SDCOL) annual event, on May 18, celebrates […]

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Donovan’s Steak & Chop House

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Donovan’s Steak & Chop House

Always a Treat Wherever It’s Situated “Change you location, change your luck!” An old Russian saying advises that, if a business is not doing well, move to a new location. Donovan’s Steak & Chop House served legions of satisfied and loyal patrons for years at its two locations in San Diego. One is located at […]

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Beyond the Barre: Beer & Ballet

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Beyond the Barre: Beer & Ballet

Ballet Goes Social California Ballet Company (CBC) presents Beyond the Barre: Beer and Ballet at the California Ballet Center in Kearny Mesa, located at 4819 Ronson Court, San Diego, CA 92111. At 8 p.m., Friday, May 21, a gourmet food truck will provide refreshments. At 1 p.m., Sunday, May 22, light snacks will be offered […]

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The Health Benefits of Olives

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You may only think of olives as a tasty addition to a pizza or a garnish for your martini, but they are actually nutrient powerhouses that have numerous health-boosting qualities. Below, we will take a look at just a few of the reasons you should include more of these unique fruits in your diet. Boost […]

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Making Magic in the Garden

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Making Magic in the Garden

  Like a whirlwind, Maurice Taitano-Bliss gave the Garden Club’s March presentation. Her passion and enthusiasm for her topic, creating gardens, are contagious. She is convinced that we can all create something from nothing, even though she earns her living by helping people to make creative yet sensible and do-able choices. The first step in […]

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What Now?

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By George Mitrovich In June of last summer I watched Donald Trump in New Hampshire speak at a campaign appearance in a big home before an all-white audience. I watched his show courtesy of MSNBC, which astonishingly covered it live – all of it. Trump in his Live Free or Die campaign stop, was my […]

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