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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

Cool on the Coast

Cool on the Coast: Music for a cause, holiday hops

Layla Marino

The holidays are on their way in Coastal North County, and this area of San Diego is known for its amazing holiday...  Read More »

November 10, 2014

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Vox Populi

Is a plastic-bag ban worth it in Encinitas?

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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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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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North Coast Taste

Preserved Home: Putting up with potatoes

Preserved Home: Putting up with potatoes

Laura Woolfrey-Macklem

There is a domestic urban myth that potatoes don’t freeze well. Most everyone I know is under that impression,...  Read More »

November 18, 2014

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

Preserved Home: Butternut squash a sign of the season

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North Coast Beat

Review: Coast a perfect place for album launch

Review: Coast a perfect place for album launch

Layla Marino

Many residents of San Diego County, and even perhaps North County folks, may be surprised by the number of album launch...  Read More »

September 30, 2014

Review: Buzzcocks still rock at the Belly Up

September 30, 2014

If the Buzzcocks...  Read More »

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