RSSLocal News

Final Phases of Civita Park Include Four Acres of Playgrounds, Picnic Areas and Gardens

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
Final Phases of Civita Park Include Four Acres of  Playgrounds, Picnic Areas and Gardens

The final phases of Civita Park are complete and have opened to the public, adding approximately four acres of colorful playgrounds, game areas, ornamental gardens and open lawns to the 14.3-acre park, which is the largest park in Mission Valley.   Highlights include: ?      Two playgrounds, one for children two-to-five years of age, and the other […]

Continue Reading

Why We Are Urging “No on Measure E”

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
Why We Are Urging “No on Measure E”

The threat: High-rise haven City officials want to fill the Midway community with high-rise projects.  That would lead to an excessive amount of development, and much worse traffic.  Access to the beaches would be cut off.  You can’t enjoy the beach if you can’t get there! The history: They deserve our gratitude The 30-foot height […]

Continue Reading

The Packaging May be Deceiving

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
The Packaging May be Deceiving

We all know, over the last several months that there has been a shortage of hand sanitizers and wipes on the market.  All of us have gone to various stores where the shelves are bare with no timeline on when we will see this change. So, it’s understandable that if we see sanitizing wipes on […]

Continue Reading

SANDAG Proposes a Vision at a Cost of $177 Billion

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
SANDAG Proposes a Vision at a Cost of $177 Billion

This past August Mayors, City Councilmembers, Supervisors, and agency leaders from around San Diego County, who make up the SANDAG Board of Directors (Board), gathered virtually as SANDAG staff presented the vision for the 2021 Regional Plan. Board Chair and Poway Mayor Steve Vaus in his opening remarks offered. “I am hopeful that the work […]

Continue Reading

Cabrillo National Monument’s Names New Chief of Resources Management and Science

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
Cabrillo National Monument’s Names New Chief of Resources Management and Science

Cabrillo National Monument Superintendent Andrea Compton announced Linh Anh Cat, Ph.D. as the new Chief of Resources Management and Science of Cabrillo National Monument located in San Diego, California. Dr. Cat has been serving as the park’s Chief of Resources Management and Science since the middle of February. Dr. Cat holds a doctorate in ecology […]

Continue Reading

HRB Designates Old Mission Hills Branch Library a Historic Resource

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
HRB Designates Old Mission Hills Branch Library a Historic Resource

By Barry Hager On September 24, 2020, the City’s Historic Resources Board (HRB) voted to designate the old Mission Hills Branch Public Library, located at 925 W. Washington Street, as a historic resource. The board voted 9-1 in favor of designation, with more than one board member describing the building as a “slam dunk” for […]

Continue Reading

Old Town San Diego 2020 Dia de los Muertos

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
Old Town San Diego 2020 Dia de los Muertos

Due to COVID-19 restrictions on festivals and large gatherings, Dia de los Muertos will look a lot different in Old Town this year. Old Town San Diego will not be hosting a traditional procession or displaying an altar in the El Campo Santo cemetery. Yet, you will be able to find Old Town decorated in […]

Continue Reading

Write Out Loud Presents the Third Annual (Virtual) Poe Fest

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
Write Out Loud Presents the Third Annual (Virtual) Poe Fest

Write out Loud, an organization founded in 2007 with a commitment to inspire, challenge and entertain by reading literature aloud for a live audience, presents the third Annual San Diego (VIrtual) PoeFest, streaming from Friday, October 23 through Sunday, November 1. PoeFest is produced by Write Out Loud in partnership with Save Our Heritage Organisation. […]

Continue Reading

Advancing from a New Normal into a True Normal

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
Advancing from a New Normal into a True Normal

J. Daniel Geddis, President Mission Hills BID and Team D&B at One Mission Realty As a bonafide foodie, I’ve enjoyed the experience of Mission Hills’ continuing renaissance of excellent eating establishments and specialty drink shops, up close and personal.  I’ll admit it––I’ve Instagramed a few meals and drinks enjoyed in Mission Hills.  It is a […]

Continue Reading

All About Hydration: Why You Should Drink More Water

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
All About Hydration: Why You Should Drink More Water

Did you know that there’s something incredibly simple you can do each day to increase your mobility, improve your metabolism and digestion, better the appearance of your skin as well as help you to feel more energized? It’s proper hydration, folks. Hydration is the key to feeling great, staying well and giving your body what […]

Continue Reading