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The Destruction of the Little Red Bungalow

| November 6, 2023 | 0 Comments
The Destruction of the Little Red Bungalow

By Kate Callen, District 3 Council Candidate The Little Red Bungalow, a community icon in the heart of Mission Hills, was demolished on Friday, October 6, to make way for an eight-story market-rate housing tower. The Craftsman bungalow was 111 years old. I was invited to speak at Saturday’s vigil at the demolition site. Here are […]

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Celebrate the Spirit of Community and Tradition at the 65th Annual Las Posadas in Old Town San Diego

| November 6, 2023 | 0 Comments
Celebrate the Spirit of Community and Tradition at the 65th Annual Las Posadas in Old Town San Diego

Join the Old Town San Diego community in rekindling a cherished tradition as they proudly present the 65th Annual Las Posadas in Old Town San Diego at 7 p.m., Friday, December 8, 2023 at the picturesque Heritage County Park, located at 2454 Heritage Park Row in Old Town San Diego. The festivities offer neighbors and […]

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15th Annual Gaslamp Pet Parade & Pups in the Pub Party

| November 6, 2023 | 0 Comments

The pitter-patter of paws will fill the Gaslamp Quarter with Holiday delight this December. Tis the season for San Diego’s favorite feel-good parade, the Gaslamp Quarter Holiday Pet Parade and Pups in the Pub Party. Returning at 1 p.m., Saturday, December 16, 2023, this annual local favorite tradition highlights dogs, cats, and other pets as the Gaslamp “decks the […]

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Mission Hills’ Beloved Little Red Bungalow Demolished

| November 6, 2023 | 0 Comments
Mission Hills’ Beloved Little Red Bungalow Demolished

By Mission Hills Heritage Despite a heroic effort by Mission Hills residents, the Craftsman bungalow located on the corner of Goldfinch Street and Fort Stockton Drive and affectionately known as the “Little Red Bungalow,” fell under the wrecking ball on October 5, 2023.  The demolition brought to a sad end the community’s concerted effort, backed […]

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Let’s Turn Uptown into Sardine Town San Diego

| November 6, 2023 | 0 Comments
Let’s Turn Uptown into Sardine Town San Diego

The Mayor Makes Plans to Add 50,000+ Residents and No Infrastructure For those of us receiving information on the proposed Hillcrest Plan being pushed on Uptown residents by Todd Gloria, the current mayor of the city of San Diego, we will soon be packed into an area not suitable for human habitation. The new norm […]

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Fall is in the air at Arts District Liberty Station

| October 9, 2023 | 0 Comments
Fall is in the air at Arts District Liberty Station

Though the temperature is dropping slightly, the excitement for some fun experiences in the arts and culture district isn’t! It’s never too early to start thinking about the holidays. Welcome the festive season with the return of the Rady Children’s Ice Rink in Arts District Liberty Station beginning Thursday, November 16, and closing Sunday, January 7.  […]

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Fiesta De Reyes Expands Day of the Dead Wonderland to Old Town San Diego State Historic Park

| October 9, 2023 | 0 Comments
Fiesta De Reyes Expands Day of the Dead Wonderland to Old Town San Diego State Historic Park

Following on last year’s success, Fiesta de Reyes in Old Town San Diego State Historic Park is planning a Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, celebration like no other in San Diego – a free, family-friendly immersive experience designed to bring the spirit of this traditional annual Mexican and South American celebration […]

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San Diego Junior Theatre Presents “The Sound of Music”

| October 9, 2023 | 0 Comments
San Diego Junior Theatre Presents “The Sound of Music”

Once again, “The Sound of Music” will enchant Junior Theatre audiences with its timeless story and captivating melodies. “The Sound of Music” will run Fridays at 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sundays at 2 p.m. from October 27 to November 12, 2023. JT’s popular Pajama Night is Friday, November 3. Set in Austria on the eve of World War […]

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Fall News from the Mission Hills Garden Club

| October 4, 2023 | 0 Comments
Fall News from the Mission Hills Garden Club

By Elaine Wilson, Mission Hills Garden Club president Fall has arrived and it’s time for planting.  By the time you are reading this, the Mission Hills Garden Club will have conducted our first meeting of the year; Chuck McClung will have spoken on fall gardening tips.  For your benefit, we have a great year planned […]

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Annual Día de Los Muertos Celebration Lights Up Old Town San Diego

| October 4, 2023 | 0 Comments
Annual Día de Los Muertos Celebration Lights Up Old Town San Diego

Old Town San Diego presents its annual Día de Los Muertos celebration, a vibrant and culturally rich event that draws thousands of visitors each year. This year’s festivities promise to be more enchanting than ever before, with a lineup of exciting activities and traditions that will captivate visitors of all ages. The centerpiece of the […]

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