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Encinitas, neighboring cities see increase in COVID-19 cases

North Coast Current July 24, 2021
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

North Coast Current July 22, 2021
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

North Coast Current July 18, 2021
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.

Two loud booms heard in northern San Diego

North Coast Current July 12, 2021
Residents from coastal San Diego communities such as Encinitas east to San Marcos and elsewhere in the county reported hearing two loud booms around 8:35 p.m. Monday.

Carlsbad City Council member Cori Schumacher resigns

North Coast Current July 9, 2021
Carlsbad City Councilwoman Cori Schumacher has announced her resignation. She leaves the council after recent tumult ranging from a recall effort to online harassment she alleged against residents.
Demolition work has begun on Carlsbad’s Fire Station 2 in La Costa, pictured June 24. (North Coast Current photo)

Carlsbad begins razing of old La Costa fire station

North Coast Current June 24, 2021
Demolition of Carlsbad’s Fire Station 2 in La Costa, built more than 50 years ago before the area was incorporated into the city, is now underway.
Emergency lights. (Ariel Camilo, FreeImages)

Sheriff’s Department identifies man killed in Encinitas shooting

North Coast Current June 22, 2021
The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department has identified a man who was shot and killed in a confrontation with deputies in Encinitas on June 18.
Emergency lights. (Ariel Camilo, FreeImages)

Deputies reportedly shoot, kill suspect in Encinitas

North Coast Current June 18, 2021
Sheriff's deputies shot and killed a suspect in Encinitas on Friday, June 18, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department reported.
Ty Humes, Area 5 representative on the San Dieguito Union High School District Board of Trustees. (Courtesy photo)

San Dieguito trustee appointment declared void; election ahead

North Coast Current June 10, 2021
A recently appointed San Dieguito Union High School District trustee has been removed from office and the district appears headed for an Area 5 special election to fill the seat.
Jody Hubbard. (Courtesy photo)

Former Encinitas Councilwoman Jody Hubbard dies, mayor announces

North Coast Current June 8, 2021
Former Encinitas Councilwoman Jody Hubbard has died after a yearlong battle with cancer, Mayor Catherine Blakespear announced June 7 via Facebook.
Encinitas City Council members (left to right) Joy Lyndes, Mayor Catherine Blakespear, Tony Kranz, Kellie Hinze and Joe Mosca prepare to raise the Progress Pride Flag on June 2 at the Encinitas Civic Center. (Photo courtesy of Scott Chatfield)

Encinitas City Council raises flag in celebration of Pride Month

North Coast Current June 3, 2021
Encinitas City Council members gathered Wednesday, June 2, to mark Pride Month with a moment of silence and the raising of the Progress Pride Flag at the Civic Center.
Construction and repair. (Photo by Rudy Skitterians, Pixabay)

Leucadia onramp to Interstate 5 will be closed for weekend

North Coast Current June 2, 2021
The southbound onramp to Interstate 5 at Leucadia Boulevard in Encinitas will be closed June 4-7 as work continues on freeway upgrades, the project’s partners announced this week.
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