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Academy of Our Lady of Peace Names New Chair of the Board of Directors

| September 5, 2022 | 0 Comments
Academy of Our Lady of Peace Names New Chair of the Board of Directors

The Academy of Our Lady of Peace (OLP), the oldest all-girls’ high school in San Diego, has named Danitza Villanueva as chair of the board of directors. Born in San Diego, Villanueva spent her youth with family in Tijuana and grew up on both sides of the border. She has transferred her unique insight of […]

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Some of the Less Attractive Aspects of Age

| September 5, 2022 | 0 Comments
Some of the Less Attractive Aspects of Age

First, I am not a doctor.  Therefore, what I write may or may not be true for you.  These are my personal observations of aging, which I find a fascinating topic.  We are all unique and our bodies react differently based on genetics and lifestyle factors. With that thought, I find it interesting that I […]

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Critically Endangered Orangutan Thriving at the San Diego Zoo

| September 5, 2022 | 0 Comments
Critically Endangered Orangutan Thriving at the San Diego Zoo

Wildlife care team members at the San Diego Zoo recently celebrated two of the Zoo’s prominent primate residents: Kaja, a critically endangered Sumatran orangutan infant; and his mother, Indah. Following major health complications that left Indah hospitalized after giving birth, wildlife care specialists jumped in to care for Kaja and help nurture him during the critical early weeks of his life.  Due […]

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Multi-Arts Programs Receive Funding for Summer Camps

| September 5, 2022 | 0 Comments
Multi-Arts Programs Receive Funding for Summer Camps

This past summer the San Diego Foundation awarded the VAPA Foundation $900,000 to deliver an enriching expanded learning program for San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD) students as part of Level Up San Diego Summer 2022. As part of the award, the VAPA Foundation hired local arts organizations to offer summer camps at 12 schools […]

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San Diego Automotive Museum holds New Exhibit, “Cars with Character”

| August 9, 2022 | 0 Comments
San Diego Automotive Museum holds New Exhibit, “Cars with Character”

The San Diego Automotive Museum, San Diego’s premier transportation museum, will be premiering a new exhibit “Cars with Character” through Sunday, September 25. Cars and motorcycles on display play many roles in TV and film, acting as characters, settings, plot devices, or backgrounds. This exhibit showcases the distinct looks and abilities of an amazing variety […]

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13th Annual TwainFest at Heritage County Park in Old Town San Diego

| August 8, 2022 | 0 Comments
13th Annual TwainFest at Heritage County Park in Old Town San Diego

WRITE OUT LOUD, an organization founded in 2007 with a commitmentto inspire, challenge and entertain by reading literature aloud for a live audience – announced the 13th Annual TwainFest. Twainfest will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, August 20 in Heritage County Park, 2455 Heritage Park Row in Old Town. There is […]

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Rehabilitated Historic College Building Opens at Scripps Mercy Hospital

| August 8, 2022 | 0 Comments

A historic structure built nearly a century ago to train nurses is now taking on a new purpose, as the recently rehabilitated Woltman Family College Building at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego has opened its doors for cancer support services for patients and families. Built in 1926, the Italian Renaissance-style building was previously known as […]

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Lunchtime Lectures for Lifetime Learners at the Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library                                          

| July 5, 2022 | 0 Comments
Lunchtime Lectures for Lifetime Learners at the Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library                                          

Lifetime Learners and Friends upcoming Lunch ‘n’ Learns for 2022 will be held the second and fourth Mondays of the month from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, July 1 Veronica Aponte, Museum of Photographic Arts presents information on two current exhibitions: environmental issues and portrait images. On Monday, July 25 a speaker for the Alzheimer’s […]

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Birch Aquarium Presents Opening Date for Beyster Family Little Blue Penguins

| July 5, 2022 | 0 Comments
Birch Aquarium Presents Opening Date for Beyster Family Little Blue Penguins

Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego announced July 12, 2022 as the opening date for Beyster Family Little Blue Penguins– the biggest addition to Birch Aquarium at Scripps in 30 years.  Beyster Family Little Blue Penguins follows the world’s smallest penguins on their journey from hatchlings to adults, highlighting the challenges they face in […]

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Mission Hills Red Bungalow

| July 5, 2022 | 0 Comments
Mission Hills Red Bungalow

By Lauren Carter Please help us preserve and protect the iconic red bungalow (formerly Maison En Provence) at 820 Fort Stockton! This beloved duplex home is the heart and soul of downtown Mission Hills and one of the most recognized historic structures in the neighborhood. It seems everyone has a special memory about the beautiful […]

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