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Cool on the Coast

Cool on the Coast: More than 20 sounds, sights and activities this season

Layla Marino

Southern California may not be seen by the rest of the country as the classic picture of winter traditions, but coastal North County has plenty of its own traditions for winter fun with a beach flare. Whether you’re interested in holiday events, wintry light shows or concerts and art openings, the coast gets even cooler...  Read More »

December 3, 2014

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A Note to Our Readers

Pardon our dust

To our readers: The North Coast Current is undergoing design and content changes that will last through the end of December. The Current's content will continue to update...  Read More »

November 26, 2014

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Is a plastic-bag ban worth it in Encinitas?

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Enterprise

Solana Beach toasts grand opening of Pillbox Tavern & Grill

Solana Beach toasts grand opening of Pillbox Tavern & Grill

Manny Lopez

Situated near Fletcher Cove in Solana Beach, the Pillbox Tavern & Grill on Plaza Street celebrated its official grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Dec. 10. Members of the Solana Beach City Council and Solana Beach Chamber of Commerce, along with owners, staff and former Solana Beach...  Read More »

December 17, 2014

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North Coast Taste

Preserved Home: Homemade pickled carrots make a tasty treat

Preserved Home: Homemade pickled carrots make a tasty treat

Laura Woolfrey-Macklem

It’s always been my challenge to take a vegetable someone in my family doesn’t like and discover how to change...  Read More »

December 16, 2014

Preserved Home: Putting up with potatoes

Brew Review: Carlsbad’s Arcana marks anniversary with seasonal offerings

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Sports

New coach, new outlook for San Dieguito Academy boys basketball

New coach, new outlook for San Dieguito Academy boys basketball

Matthew Bain

Last season didn’t go quite according to plan for the San Dieguito Academy varsity boys basketball team. A year removed from winning 19 games and advancing to the program’s...  Read More »

December 6, 2014

North Coast Campus

Grauer School expeditions offer much more than ‘chalk and talk’

Grauer School expeditions offer much more than ‘chalk and talk’

Debbie L. Sklar

For some schools, building a rigorous education model requires a meticulous balance — and more. Take the Encinitas-based Grauer School, which is best known for balancing...  Read More »

November 21, 2014

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Columnists

Point of View: Bad crops growing at the ‘like farm’

Roman S. Koenig

I’ve never been one for popularity contests. I learned to be suspicious of them long ago in high school when I saw what kind of twits could be elected to student office. But I never really questioned whether I was naive about them. Until now. Late in October,...  Read More »

November 28, 2014

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