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Silver Gate Elementary School’s Annual Harvest Festival Returns

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Silver Gate Elementary School’s Annual Harvest Festival Returns

  Silver Gate Elementary School, located at 1499 Venice Street in Point Loma, presents its Annual Harvest Festival from 5 to 8 p.m., Friday, October 18 and is open to the public. Guests are invited to join the games, food, laser tag and other Halloween fun activities. The event features a Halloween costume contest, haunted […]

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SDSU Community Music School Offers Music and Dance Lessons

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
SDSU Community Music School Offers Music and Dance Lessons

  The SDSU Community Music School, a program of the San Diego State University School of Music and Dance, is designed to serve both the University community and the San Diego region by providing high-quality, accessible and diverse music and dance instruction for everyone. Master teachers specialize in providing the basics to beginners as well […]

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What Now? Getting on With the Show!

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
What Now?  Getting on With the Show!

  Just for fun, think over the musicals you’ve seen and loved.   Here’s a little launch:  The “Fantastics,”  “Dames at Sea,” “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” “Good News; No, No, Nanette”; and “Promises, Promises.”  Add dozens more, and you’ve probably named many of the shows that Rick Simas has produced, and/or directed, or […]

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“Drive for Success” Campaign to Help Homeless Kids Across the Region

| August 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
“Drive for Success” Campaign to Help Homeless Kids Across the Region

  Approximately 17,400 school-aged children in San Diego County identified their family as being homeless during the 2011-12 school year. To assist students in this predicament, the San Diego Office of Education (SDCOE) has partnered with local businesses and government agencies for the Drive for Success campaign to provide over 4,500 homeless children across the […]

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Francis Parker Graduate Receives Degree from Northwestern University

| August 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Joseph Celentino, of Mission Hills, has received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Northwestern University School of Communication. Celentino, a graduate of Francis Parker School, was a Communication Studies major. He received Communication Studies Departmental Honors, was a Dean’s List student and School of Communication Century Scholar and was a member of Lambda Pi […]

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Grant Campus Master Plan Presentation

| July 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Grant Campus Master Plan Presentation

  This past June, parents of Mission Hills’ Grant Campus students, school administrators, neighbors and elected officials, attended a master planning meeting that was held in the school auditorium. School Board Member Richard Barrera and Council President Todd Gloria were present to see the final master plan design and offer their comments. One of of […]

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Warren-Walker Middle School Student Earns Notable Baseball Honors

| July 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Warren-Walker Middle School Student Earns Notable Baseball Honors

  Warren-Walker Middle School student, Anthony Hall from Ocean Beach, has been selected by Team USA Baseball to play on the 12U team in the World Championships in Taipei, Taiwan. Hall, age 12, has attended Warren-Walker School since kindergarten began playing baseball at the age of four at Tecolote Youth Baseball. He currently plays in […]

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What Now?

| July 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

That Kind’ve Summer “The world is beautiful because of you.” “You are the reason for joy in the world.” OK, thanks. Clearly brightening up our days, these and about a dozen more cheery messages, chalked on the bridge going into Balboa Park, are ours with which to resonate. Yay, they mean ME! Who IS this […]

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Mission Hills’ Resident Hosts City Tree Christian School Event

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
Mission Hills’ Resident Hosts City Tree Christian School Event

  This past month, Virginia Whitelock of Mission Hills hosted an event at her home to introduce City Tree Christian School to me and other individuals who might not know of its existence. City Tree Christian School is located at 320 Date Street in the Bankers Hills area and currently has 220 students enrolled. City […]

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Junior Achievement’s Entrepreneurs’ Showcase

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
Junior Achievement’s Entrepreneurs’ Showcase

  Young entrepreneurs from Harmonium advance to the national competition This past month, at Junior Achievement (JA) of San Diego’s The Next Big Thing: Entrepreneurs’ Showcase presented by Cymer, Inc., nine student-run companies competed to be named the Student Company of the Year. All part of JA Company Program, the student entrepreneurs came from Barrio […]

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