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Bank VP Receives Citizen of the Year Award

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
Bank VP Receives Citizen of the Year Award

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) announced that Odie Goward was nominated and selected as the El Cajon Citizen of the Year for 2011. A luncheon was recently held to commemorate her outstanding work in the local community. Goward is a commercial banker with California Bank & Trust, a long-time resident and former business owner in […]

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Annual Wildlife Baby Shower to Benefit Orphaned Wildlife Babies

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
Annual Wildlife Baby Shower to Benefit Orphaned Wildlife Babies

Project Wildlife, San Diego’s primary resource for wildlife rehabilitation and education, invites the public to view their life-saving work at their 3rd annual Wildlife Baby Shower event. The shower will be held Saturday, April 14th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at their Central Triage Center in Linda Vista. Attendees will have the opportunity to […]

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Help Us Find a Home

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
Help Us Find a Home

Baby is a lovable 10-year old, calico Manx who is seeking a special home where she can enjoy her golden years as a cherished member of the family. Despite her mature age, Baby’s name reflects her youthful attitude and energetic personality. With bright eyes and a precious face, she has a beautiful personality to match. […]

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Chance Gets a Forever Family

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
Chance Gets a Forever Family

Chance is an exceptional dog that survived gun-shot wounds this past February. A good Samaritan contacted the Department of Animal Services (DAS) after finding a dog that had been shot through the chest on the Viejas Indian Reservation. Animal Control Officer Gina Raygosa responded and immediately transported the dog to the VCA Emergency Animal Hospital […]

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New Hillcrest/Mission Hills Vons Is Open for Business

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
New Hillcrest/Mission Hills Vons Is Open for Business

Grand Opening with Fundraiser Benefitting Mama’s Kitchen After 11 months of construction, the new Hillcrest/Mission Hills Vons at 515 West Washington Street is open for business, following a 3 p.m. ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, March 29, 2012. Safeway, the parent company of Vons, has owned and operated a 12,000 square foot store at this […]

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New Hillcrest/Mission Hills Vons Set to Open This Week

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments
New Hillcrest/Mission Hills Vons Set to Open This Week

San Diego Celebrates Grand Opening with Wine Tasting to Benefit Mama’s Kitchen After 11 months of construction, the new Hillcrest/Mission Hills Vons at 515 West Washington Street is set to open for business next Thursday afternoon, March 29, following a 3 p.m. ribbon cutting ceremony. Safeway, the parent company of Vons, has owned and operated […]

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Mission Hills Branch Library

| March 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

March 2012 Events    Mission Hills Book Group 3/1, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. The Mission Hills Book Group will discuss “Teacher Man” by Frank McCourt. New members are always welcome to attend and participate! Please read the book beforehand. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk while supplies last. Dr. Seuss’s Birthday […]

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Win an eco-trip to Kenya and $25,000 for sustainability efforts

| March 1, 2012 | 1 Comment
Win an eco-trip to Kenya and $25,000 for sustainability efforts

Sara Snow is the author of “Sara Snow’s Fresh Living; The Essential Room-By-Room Guide To A Greener, Healthier Family and Home” and is credited with putting the first TV series about natural living on the air. She wants to share simple ways that consumers can incorporate sustainability into their everyday lifestyle. The smallest changes really […]

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City Council Extends Interim Height Ordinance

| March 1, 2012 | 0 Comments
City Council Extends Interim Height Ordinance

by Barry E. Hager Heeding the wishes of the community, the City Council has voted to extend the Uptown Interim Height Ordinance (IHO) for another two years. The extension will continue a firm height limit of 50 feet in the commercial core of Mission Hills and 65 feet in Hillcrest, with certain exceptions for rooftop […]

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The Great Architects of Bankers Hill

| March 1, 2012 | 0 Comments
The Great Architects of Bankers Hill

Annual Historic Home Tour Weekend 2012 On March 17 and 18, Save Our Heritage Organisation presents its Annual Historic Home Tour Weekend. This year features the early 20th-century homes of Bankers Hill. On Saturday, March 17, attendees can select from their choice of walking tours and new lectures. The main feature, the annual Home Tour, […]

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