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Winners of Shark Tank Inspired Competition Announced

| November 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
Winners of Shark Tank Inspired Competition Announced

Just in Time for Foster Youth (JIT), a nonprofit organization dedicated to engaging a caring community to help transition age foster youth achieve self-sufficiency and well-being, has announced the four winners of its Third Annual JIT Shark Tank Competition. This entrepreneurial competition is part of the organization’s Pathways to Financial Power service, which provides career […]

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Halo with Cesar Millan Launches as a 4-in-1 Smart Dog System

| November 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
Halo with Cesar Millan Launches as a 4-in-1 Smart Dog System

Halo co-founded by world-renowned dog psychologist Cesar Millan, makes its world debut. Halo is the first and only smart collar with smart fences, intuitive training, and GPS location in one, designed with Cesar Millan’s time-tested expert dog training methodology in mind. The collar is now available for shipping and can be purchased online at www.halocollar.com. “We created […]

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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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Meet An Extraordinary Artist and Neighbor

| November 14, 2020 | 0 Comments
Meet An Extraordinary Artist and Neighbor

Recently I was introduced to Jeffrey Siegel, who has lived in various houses in Mission Hills since 1989. His current home is also where he has his studio. Siegel shared with me that he got introduced to clay and ceramics when he was 16 years old.

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San Diego’s Iconic Thanksgiving 5K Adjusts to a Virtual Approach

| November 14, 2020 | 0 Comments
San Diego’s Iconic Thanksgiving 5K Adjusts to a Virtual Approach

Father Joe’s Villages annual turkey trot flexes its approach amid pandemic to raise much-needed funds for programs that feed people in need. Participants will have the opportunity to “5K Your Way” by completing their route of choice between Thursday, November 26 to Tuesday, December 1. Homemade pies baked by the organization’s culinary training program are […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Soul Swapmeet Brings Black Entrepreneurs Together to Showcase Talents

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
Soul Swapmeet Brings Black Entrepreneurs Together to Showcase Talents

San Diego Soul SwapmeetSaturday November 21, 2020 10a.m.-3p.m. Encore Event Center8253 Ronson RoadSan Diego, CA 92111 Nearly four-dozen Black entrepreneurs gathered to share their goods and services at the Soul Swapmeet held on Saturday, September 19, at the Encore Events Center in Kearny Mesa. The businesses and organizations on hand ran the gamut from art […]

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The St. Vincent Vikings are Now Back on Campus!

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments
The St. Vincent Vikings are Now Back on Campus!

Tuesday, September 1st, was a monumental day that saw the Viking first grade class return to school after six months of a successful distance-learning program.   When the small gate on Hawk St. swung open for the first time, students were met by an enthusiastic first grade teacher, and principal to welcome them back home. St. […]

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