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Life Offers Lots of Opportunities Beyond Our Wildest Dreams

| March 3, 2020 | 0 Comments
Life Offers Lots of Opportunities Beyond Our Wildest Dreams

Having been in the San Diego fashion industry for many years has provided me a great career and life journey. I used to produce and style shows in my teens. Then in my twenties the shows I produced always had a mix of adults and kids as models. It was a pleasure to work with […]

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Lyft Opens Largest Driver Center to Date in San Diego

| March 3, 2020 | 0 Comments
Lyft Opens Largest Driver Center to Date in San Diego

This past February, Lyft officially opened its 35,000 square-foot Driver Center at 1240 West Morena Boulevard in San Diego. The Bay Park facility, formerly Toys “R” Us,  serves as a one-stop shop for thousands of Lyft drivers, providing them affordable and competitively-priced vehicle repairs, maintenance and other essential services, along with other driver support. This […]

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The Transformation of Mail Station on Washington Street

| March 3, 2020 | 0 Comments
The Transformation of Mail Station on Washington Street

Since 2008, Chris Sykes has been the owner and operator of Mail Station, located at 325 W. Washington Street, Suite 2 in Mission Hills. This past January, Lancelet Knight (that is his correct name), assumed ownership and management of the business. Knight, who has had management experience in the postal service business, also had an […]

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Mission Hills Heritage 2020 Walking Tour

| March 3, 2020 | 0 Comments
Mission Hills Heritage 2020 Walking Tour

“Mission Hills – Heart and Soul,” Mission Hills Heritage’s 2020 annual walking tour, will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, March 14 in the Mission Hills neighborhood of San Diego.  The guided walking tour will focus on the original subdivision known as “Mission Hills” mapped out by local businessman and developer George […]

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New Burro Arrives Just In Time for Bowling for Burros

| March 2, 2020 | 0 Comments
New Burro Arrives Just In Time for Bowling for Burros

Horses of Tir Na Nog welcomes Harlie, a new burro to the ranch, just in time for their annual Bowling for Burros fundraiser. Her two friends, Corey and Carolita, two older grey mares, accompanied Harlie. “All three of these equines were part of a County of San Diego Department of Animal Services case involving an […]

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Old Mission Hills Branch Library Threatened With Demolition

| March 2, 2020 | 0 Comments
Old Mission Hills Branch Library Threatened With Demolition

The old Mission Hills branch library, located at 925 W. Washington Street, an iconic Mid-Century Modern building that has stood at the western gateway to Mission Hills for almost 60 years, is now threatened with demolition due to the City’s plans to over-develop the site. Designed by architect Robert A. Bradt and built in 1960, […]

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Globe Guilders Host 30th Annual Fashion Show to Support The Old Globe

| March 2, 2020 | 0 Comments
Globe Guilders Host 30th Annual Fashion Show to Support The Old Globe

The Globe Guilders presents Celebrating Couture 2020, their 30th annual fashion show and luncheon, presented by Neiman Marcus, to benefit The Old Globe’s artistic and arts engagement programs and support the impact the Globe makes in the San Diego community and across the nation. Neiman Marcus is producing a special treat for the audience this year with a rare exclusive—they will […]

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“Smacked: A Story of White-Collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy”

| February 2, 2020 | 0 Comments
“Smacked: A Story of White-Collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy”

Eilene Zimmerman, who previously resided in Mission Hills, in the city of San Diego, will be back in San Diego from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 11 to launch her debut memoir, “Smacked: A Story of White-Collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy” (A Random House Hardcover; February 4, 2020). The event will take place at the […]

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Emilio Nares Foundation Reaches Milestone

| February 1, 2020 | 0 Comments
Emilio Nares Foundation Reaches Milestone

Serves 4,000 Children Battling Cancer in Southern California The Emilio Nares Foundation invites the San Diego community to participate in the month long Ride with Emilio Campaign in March to focus on eliminating children missing their cancer treatments due to lack of transportation. The Emilio Nares Foundation is a nonprofit that has helped families navigate […]

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Best Friends Who Share a Passion for Coffee and Character Building

| February 1, 2020 | 0 Comments
Best Friends Who Share a Passion for Coffee and Character Building

This is a Valentine Day story about two guys who met at a training site before spending two years in Afghanistan. Eric Johnson was a Naval engineer officer, and Marcel Wright was an Army logistics officer. While serving together between May 2013 and February 2014, they developed a strong friendship and a desire to eventually […]

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