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Students Receive New Bikes

| January 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
Students Receive New Bikes

Nearly 30 students at Porter Elementary gathered on the school’s blacktop waiting for members of the San Diego Unified School Police Department to finish “shining their shoes.” What these officers were really doing was grabbing a new bicycle that each of these students was receiving – and delivering it to them, helmet and all. The […]

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San Diego Boys & Girls Clubs Get Active with “Exergame”

| January 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
San Diego Boys & Girls Clubs Get Active with “Exergame”

There was a lot of moving around for Kassandra, 10, and her buddies who happily tested out new “exergame” kits that were donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego. Known as NERF ENERGY Game Kits, the devices help encourage children to be more physically active through “exergaming” – a videogame that […]

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St. Vincent School-Quality Education with Heart and Soul

| January 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
St. Vincent School-Quality Education with Heart and Soul

In the heart of Mission Hills, St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School stands out as an example of high quality education in a small school environment. You can experience all the offerings this great school has to showcase at one of the upcoming open houses from 10 a.m. to noon on Sunday, January 29 and […]

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18th Annual Little Italy Tree Lighting and Christmas Village

| December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
18th Annual Little Italy Tree Lighting and Christmas Village

This holiday season, sidewalks in Little Italy will be filled with holiday cheer for the 18th Annual Little Italy Tree Lighting and Christmas Village on Saturday, December 3 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Families, friends and visitors will be able to experience two tree lightings for the first time this year, a Christmas Village […]

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Holiday Decorating with David Root

| December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Mission Hills Garden Club had a potluck and a demonstration by David Root as our holiday event. Since we met the week before Thanksgiving, we had a variety of finished products. We learned concepts behind various arrangements, regardless of the occasion. Before he began his demonstration, Root told us how he came to be […]

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Three Generations of Military Officers Married on New Year’s Eve

| December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Three Generations of Military Officers Married on New Year’s Eve

First Lieutenant James Reily, Army Air Corps, spent 12 months in a German Prisoner of War (POW) Camp after being shot down and captured, returning from a bombing run over Austria. He almost died on several occasions but fate intervened. When General George C. Patton liberated the camp in the summer of 1945 he asked […]

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WHAT NOW?

| December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Lil’ Bit O’Coin I wonder what ever happened to the Humphreys, that big-city family whose outings were dedicated – yes, dedicated – to how much money they could find on a New York street? Did it pay their rent? Buy their groceries? Well, it was reported that they found “thousands,” but I, as an equally […]

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Randy Jones Invitational and Pacific Hospitality Group Announce Major Joint Efforts

| December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Randy Jones Invitational and Pacific Hospitality Group Announce Major Joint Efforts

The Randy Jones Golf Invitational, founded by the former San Diego Padres pitcher to raise money for local charity golf tournaments, and Pacific Hospitality Group, Inc. (PHG), which develops and manages hotel and resort properties throughout San Diego County, announced the beginning of a program that could potentially increase fundraising for hundreds of charities countywide. […]

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Shop, Stroll, Sip and Repeat

| December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

by Krista Lombardi, president, Mission Hills Business Improvement District & Lombardi Team at Scott & Quinn Real Estate It is an exciting time of year for our BID with its annual election and neighborhood holiday events. A heartfelt “thank you” to our wonderful local shops and shoppers who participated in Small Business Saturday on November […]

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Blake Shelton Announces “Doing it to Country Songs” Tour

| December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Blake Shelton Announces “Doing it to Country Songs” Tour

Country music superstar and Platinum-selling recording artist Blake Shelton takes a song from his current album “If I’m Honest” to bill his 2017 “Doing It To Country Songs” tour. Shelton and special guest RaeLynn, who announced the tour in a “Newlyweds” style game on Facebook Live, will perform in San Diego on Saturday, March 11, […]

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