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Father Joe’s Villages Offers Semi-Virtual Chat with Santa

| December 14, 2020 | 0 Comments
Father Joe’s Villages Offers Semi-Virtual Chat with Santa

The holidays can be tough for children and teenagers affected by homelessness, as they often miss out on experiences most young people have during this time. So, it’s important to provide them with a celebration so remarkable that they are able to simply be kids, instead of worrying about their families’ daily struggle to get […]

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‘Tis the Season for Holiday Fun at Diane Powers’ Bazaar del Mundo Shops & Restaurants

| December 13, 2020 | 0 Comments
‘Tis the Season for Holiday Fun at Diane Powers’ Bazaar del Mundo Shops & Restaurants

For nearly 50 years, local business icon Diane Powers has been helping locals and visitors alike celebrate the holidays with her unique brand of festive flair. A lively and colorful entry to San Diego’s Old Town community, Powers’ Bazaar del Mundo Shops, located at 4133 Taylor Street in Old Town San Diego, have been one […]

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St. Nicholas: An Inspiration For Us All

| December 13, 2020 | 0 Comments
St. Nicholas: An Inspiration For Us All

Many people don’t realize that Santa Claus is based on Saint Nicholas, who was born to Greek parents near the end of the third century in the coastal city of Patara, in a region that is part of present day southwest Turkey. He was orphaned as a child and is said to have used his […]

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Masters of Photography Exhibition 20th Century to Present Collection

| November 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
Masters of Photography Exhibition 20th Century to Present Collection

The San Diego Museum of Art is pleased to present Masters of Photography: The Garner Collection, an exhibition featuring more than 100 works spanning major photographic movements that are diverse in subject, style and technique. Made possible by a loan from prolific collectors Cam and Wanda Garner, the exhibition includes works from many of the most influential […]

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The Perfect Place To Purchase Your Holiday Gifts – Trillion Jewels

| November 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
The Perfect Place To Purchase Your Holiday Gifts – Trillion Jewels

With several years as a favorite shopping experience for many residents in Mission Hills and surrounding communities, Trillion Jewels, located at 2802 Juan Street in Old Town San Diego, is continuing to offer an attractive array of exceptionally unique jewelry.  Though the store closed temporarily this past year, it is back open for business. “So […]

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16th Annual Mama’s Pies Thanksgiving Bake Sale Now Open

| November 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
16th Annual Mama’s Pies Thanksgiving Bake Sale Now Open

The holidays are right around the corner and Mama’s Kitchen is hard at work to once again ring in the season with its highly anticipated Mama’s Pies Thanksgiving Bake Sale. The annual event helps raise critical funds for the nonprofit to provide nutrition services to San Diegans vulnerable to hunger due to HIV, cancer, heart […]

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Jungle Bells Festivities Return to the San Diego Zoo

| November 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
Jungle Bells Festivities Return to the San Diego Zoo

The jubilant festivities will take place Dec. 4 to 6, Dec. 11 to 23, Dec. 25 to 31, 2020 and Jan. 1 to 3, 2021, treating guests to views of some of their favorite animals, seasonal decorations, lighted displays, music and joyful roaming entertainers.

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Shop Small. Keep Mission Hills Businesses Open

| November 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
Shop Small.  Keep Mission Hills Businesses Open

By J. Daniel Geddis, President Mission Hills BID and Realtor Team D&B at One Mission Realty  It has been a pleasure serving as the elected president of the Mission Hills BID over the past two years, representing some 500 small businesses. Together, with a dedicated board of seven and our executive director and supportive business […]

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José Feliciano Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of “Feliz Navidad”

| November 14, 2020 | 0 Comments
José Feliciano Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of “Feliz Navidad”

Celebrating his 75th birthday today global icon José Feliciano is also commemorating the 50th Anniversary of his timeless holiday classic, “Feliz Navidad” with a series of notable events this fall. Kicking things off is the release of the new children’s book, “José Feliciano’s Feliz Navidad, 50th Anniversary,” available today exclusively via Amazon. Written by Helen Murphy CEO of José’s label Anthem Records/Anthem Entertainment, “José Feliciano’s Feliz Navidad, 50th Anniversary,” sees […]

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Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas! On the Radio

| November 14, 2020 | 0 Comments
Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas! On the Radio

This year, free on KPBS Radio 89.5 FM, on the KPBS website and app, and on smart speakers, enjoy “Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” Beginning with a Thanksgiving Day performance, an audio version of this holiday classicwill air four different times this season on KPBS (see the full schedule below). And for Globe supporters, we’re […]

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