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Encinitas school district hires four administrators
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Four new administrators are joining the Encinitas Union School District this summer, one of whom is a promotion from within the district.
Homemade pizza is not only a nutritious offering, the ingredients can be prepped in advance for a quick lunch or dinner option. (Photo by Laura Woolfrey Macklem)
Preserved Home: Great dough key to pizza done right
Laura Woolfrey Macklem
For years, I’ve been in search of the perfect pizza crust. My goal was a chewy, sturdy crust that could withstand a mountain of toppings and a thick pool of sauce. The trick is a crust with an easy bite but strong enough to meet my family’s appetite for ample toppings. It’s a versatile, trusty workhorse to dazzle your family and friends.
Education Matters: Humes ousted — wasting taxpayer money the union way
Marsha Sutton
Demands for special and recall elections in the San Dieguito Union High School District are a contemptible union power grab and unconscionable waste of public money. Hopefully, constituents will see these divisive tactics for what they are.
Lux Art Institute in Encinitas is merging with the San Diego Art Institute this September to create The Institute of Contemporary Art, San Diego. (Lux Art Institute photo)
Lux merger with San Diego Art Institute creates broader forum
Anneliese Esparza
When the Lux Art Institute and the San Diego Art Institute merge this September to become The Institute of Contemporary Art, San Diego, the two campuses will have over 15,000 square feet of indoor space for art galleries, classes, workshops and artist residencies.
CURRENT TWEETS
Encinitas, neighboring cities see increase in COVID-19 cases
Encinitas and other north coastal communities are not alone in seeing an uptick in COVID-19 infections, county numbers showed July 21.
Encinitas Marine Safety Capt. Larry Giles salutes members of the city’s public safety agencies, including fellow lifeguards, during his retirement celebration Tuesday, July 20, at Moonlight Beach. (Photo courtesy of Scott Chatfield)
Encinitas Marine Safety Capt. Larry Giles retires
Encinitas city leaders and community members gathered at Moonlight Beach on Tuesday to celebrate Capt. Larry Giles’ retirement.
Rain. (Jan Fillem, Unsplash)
North San Diego sees early morning rain, from Encinitas to Escondido
Encinitas, Carlsbad and other north San Diego County communities got a much-needed, albeit small, dose of rain along with lightning and thunder early Sunday morning.
Chris Pickett, chief strategy officer for Encinitas-based Flock Freight. (Courtesy photo)
Encinitas tech firm Flock Freight hires chief strategy officer
North Coast Current
Shipping technology startup Flock Freight, which is expanding its new Encinitas headquarters, announced the hiring of Chris Pickett as chief strategy officer on June 23.
Work continues on one of the bridges across San Marcos Creek, pictured in early June. (San Marcos city photo)
San Marcos Creek project on track for 2023 completion
Anneliese Esparza
The San Marcos Creek Project, which has been in the works for several years, is scheduled to be completed in the next two years as bridges take shape this summer.
Lake Hodges is shown at sunset in February 2018 looking east toward the pedestrian bridge, visible in the far distance. (Photo by Autumn Sky Photography; iStock Getty Images)
Water Authority: San Diego County can weather drought
North Coast Current
San Diego County is in a secure spot when it comes to water supplies despite serious drought concerns, according to a recent San Diego County Water Authority update.
Demolition of the retired Encina Power Station along Carlsbad Boulevard, pictured April 10, is expected to be complete within about a year. (Photo by Jen Acosta)
Work continues on demolition of Carlsbad power plant
Julia Shapero
After almost 70 years on the Carlsbad coastline, demolition of the Encina Power Station, along with its 400-foot smokestack, is set to be complete within the next year.
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