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COOL ON THE COAST

Cool on the Coast: Set your heart on arts, food and community in February

Layla Marino

February is a time for lovers, and also a time for fun in coastal North County. With the weather being a bit moody, it’s nice to know that we have lots of options for both cold and warm weather in this beautiful region. Whether it’s plays, politics...  Read More »

February 11, 2016

VOX POPULI

Is the developer-proposed “85/15” measure in Carlsbad good for Agua Hedionda Lagoon preservation?

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

LETTER: Hypocrisy on Encinitas City Council?

This is a tale of two projects approved by the Encinitas City Council. The first is the Coastal Rail Trail (CRT) approved on May 20, 2015, and eagerly championed by Deputy Mayor Lisa Shaffer. This approval was followed by an add-on project to construct...  Read More »

February 4, 2016 • 0 comments

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NORTH COAST CAMPUS

2016 kicks off major construction at San Dieguito Academy

2016 kicks off major construction at San Dieguito Academy

Michele Leivas

Students, faculty, administration and staff of San Dieguito High School Academy will see some major changes at their campus this year. The campus, which dates back to the 1930s, is undergoing extensive construction that will result in a new math and...  Read More »

February 11, 2016

Carlsbad High School dance team earns top honors in competition

Carlsbad High School dance team earns top honors in competition

North Coast Current

Carlsbad High School’s varsity dance team won top honors the weekend of Jan. 30 and 31 during the World School Cheer/Dance Competition at the ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Florida, the team announced. The Lancer Dancers received first-place...  Read More »

February 6, 2016

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NORTH COAST TASTE

Preserved Home: Use your noggin and create your own eggnog

Preserved Home: Use your noggin and create your own eggnog

Laura Woolfrey Macklem

My eggnog drinking experience reminds me of the “Three Bears” story — one is too sweet, one is too rich, and the other one is devoid of any warm notes of spice. Until making eggnog myself, I hadn't found one that was “just right.” The search for a seasonal jug of ...  Read More »

December 20, 2015

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NORTH COAST LINK

Del Mar filmmaker Sue Vicory emphasizes the Power of One

Del Mar filmmaker Sue Vicory emphasizes the Power of One

Amanda Rhoades

When her kids went off to college, Sue Vicory didn’t settle into retirement. Instead, she asked herself who she wanted to be in the second part of her life. The answer was a documentary filmmaker. Vicory, a Del Mar-based filmmaker, will embark on a cross-country road trip early next year to promote her Web series and community service project, My Power of One. “My intention is to leave goodness...  Read More »

September 30, 2015 • 0 comments

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NORTH COAST BEAT

Review: Hum’s sound draws dedicated crowd to The Belly Up

Review: Hum’s sound draws dedicated crowd to The Belly Up

Layla Marino

The grunge and metal scenes of the 1990s produced many bands that gained purchase in the pop charts in a way previously unseen in indie music. Many of these groups, such as Nirvana, Pearl Jam and The Red Hot Chili Peppers, stood the test of time and are still popular today. While shoegazer grunge band Hum didn’t have as much popular success as some...  Read More »

October 18, 2015

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