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Mission Hills Residents Speak Up on Behalf of Presidio Park

| June 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
Mission Hills Residents Speak Up on Behalf of Presidio Park

This past month, a large group of Mission Hills’ residents who live in the Presidio Hills area went before the Mission Hills Town Council trustees to voice their serious concerns regarding the physical condition of the park and the increasing number of homeless encampments that are becoming a common problem. They also shared the fact […]

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Port of San Diego Big Bay Boom’s 18th Annual 4th of July Celebration

| June 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
Port of San Diego Big Bay Boom’s 18th Annual 4th of July Celebration

Southern California’s largest fireworks show will illuminate the skies over San Diego Bay for the 18th annual Port of San Diego Big Bay Boom on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. Starting at 9 p.m., some of the most technically advanced fireworks, in an array of shapes and colors, will launch simultaneously from four barges placed strategically […]

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Jazz Icon Gilbert Castellanos to perform with the San Diego Children’s Choir

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Jazz Icon Gilbert Castellanos to perform with the San Diego Children’s Choir

The San Diego Children’s Choir and jazz icon and award-winning trumpeter Gilbert Castellanos will showcase “An American Tapestry,” a performance of the musical history of our nation at 3 p.m., Saturday, June 2 at Jacobs Music Center’s Copley Symphony Hall at 750 B Street in downtown San Diego. Choristers ages four to 18 will take […]

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Vincent Herring Performs on June 16 at the Athenaeum

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Vincent Herring Performs on June 16 at the Athenaeum

There’s no avoiding the hard times. Every human being that’s walked this earth has had his or her share of the blues, from the personal to the political, the local to the global. Vincent Herring doesn’t have the answers to those issues any more than the rest of us. What he can offer is a […]

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Reducing the Risk of Wildfires*

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Reducing the Risk of Wildfires*

Last January Gary Ferguson spoke of some of the results of wild fires. He covered aspects of its benefits and those of its dangers. We know that today wildfires occur with increasing frequency; they burn hotter and faster; and they are incredibly difficult to contain. The consequences of wild fires are ecologically and economically enormous. […]

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Roth Conversions: More Important Than Ever Before

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

A Roth Conversion is when you distribute money out of a regular IRA and “convert” it into a Roth IRA. Because you are taking a distribution from your IRA, this creates taxable income. If the funds are then left in the Roth IRA for five years or more (and you are over 59½), earnings in […]

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Walkabout Australia Opens at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Walkabout Australia Opens at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

The Safari Park is known for its expansive habitats featuring African and Asian species, but now it offers a view into the Land Down Under, featuring Australia’s interesting and unique species. Walkabout Australia takes guests through four different types of Australian habitats: grassland, rain forest, wetlands and desert. Featured animals include western gray kangaroos, red-necked […]

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Cruise to Belmont Park for Father’s Day and the Fifth Annual Car Show

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Cruise to Belmont Park for Father’s Day and the Fifth Annual Car Show

This Father’s Day, treat dad to a special day at the beach and cruise on down to Belmont Park for their free annual Car Show, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, June 17 in the North Parking Lot at 3146 Ocean Front Walk. Get your fix of classic cars and more at this event […]

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Ninth Annual Fiesta de Reyes Cinco de Mayo Folklorico Festival

| May 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
Ninth Annual Fiesta de Reyes Cinco de Mayo Folklorico Festival

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park Hosts Competition Dancers from throughout Southern California and Baja California will meet and compete during the ninth-annual Fiesta de Reyes Cinco de Mayo Folklórico Festival in Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Saturday, May 5 and 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Sunday, […]

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Fashion Week San Diego’s Spring Showcase Blooms at the Flower Fields in Carlsbad

| May 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
Fashion Week San Diego’s Spring Showcase Blooms at the Flower Fields in Carlsbad

A water color wonderland, a natural existence of beauty, blooming buds that look like an array of the colors of sunset, this site is actually a place and it’s called The Flower Fields in Carlsbad. If you haven’t seen it, you need to go; and be prepared to take a camera and photograph all of […]

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