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State panel OKs Interstate 5 project across San Elijo Lagoon

North Coast Current

March 15, 2016

The California Coastal Commission gave the green light last week to a major makeover of Interstate 5 running across San Elijo Lagoon in Encinitas, local officials announced March 15.

Blakespear announces run for Encinitas mayor

Blakespear announces run for Encinitas mayor

North Coast Current

March 4, 2016

Encinitas Councilwoman Catherine Blakespear announced last week that she will run for mayor this year.

Fire Station 3 opens in Carlsbad

Fire Station 3 opens in Carlsbad

North Coast Current

March 3, 2016

Carlsbad’s newest fire station is ready for operation, city officials announced Feb. 29.

San Elijo I-5 bridge expansion topic of March 9 state meeting

North Coast Current

March 3, 2016

The replacement and expansion of the Interstate 5 bridge over San Elijo Lagoon and related Encinitas projects are the subject of a March 9 public hearing of the California Coastal Commission.

Caruso concedes as Measure A defeat grows more certain

North Coast Current

March 1, 2016

Los Angeles developer Rick Caruso conceded defeat of Carlsbad's Measure A on Monday as the latest tally of votes continued to confirm the initiative’s demise.

Carlsbad Measure A still headed toward defeat as of Friday

North Coast Current

February 26, 2016

An updated tally from the county registrar of voters shows Carlsbad’s Measure A still headed toward defeat as of 3:08 p.m. Friday.

Carlsbad Measure A ‘no’ vote still slightly ahead in tally update

North Coast Current

February 25, 2016

Measure A — an initiative that would open the door to construction of a luxury mall and related open-space preservation along Agua Hedionda Lagoon — was still facing defeat by a slim margin as of 3:04 p.m. Thursday, according to the latest tally of votes.

Carlsbad Measure A headed for narrow defeat in preliminary tally

North Coast Current

February 24, 2016

A citizen-led effort to block a proposed shopping mall and open-space project along Carlsbad’s Agua Hedionda Lagoon appeared successful by a razor-thin margin.

Botanic Garden in Encinitas loses historic trees to heavy winds

Botanic Garden in Encinitas loses historic trees to heavy winds

North Coast Current

February 4, 2016

Three historic trees at the San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas were felled by fierce winds the weekend of Jan. 31 as a storm swept through the region. Two decades-old Torrey pine trees planted by Charles and Ruth Larabee — longtime owners of the property before the garden’s existence — fell...

El Niño storms bring significant rain at the start of the year

North Coast Current

January 8, 2016

Encinitas and its coastal and inland neighbors experienced significant rainfall thanks to a series of El Niño related storms this week, according to National Weather Service figures. The storms during the first week of 2016 caused considerable flooding through San Diego County and led to severe bl...

Carlsbad Strawberry Fields measure to be debated on KOCT

North Coast Current

January 4, 2016

Carlsbad’s Measure A, an upcoming special election on the fate of proposed Strawberry Fields development, is the topic of a special Journalist Roundtable on Jan. 7 on KOCT, Oceanside’s community television station. The broadcast begins at about 7 p.m. following an hourlong general Journalist Roundtable...

CSU San Marcos to run active-shooter drills Jan. 6

North Coast Current

January 4, 2016

California State University San Marcos will run active-shooter training drills Jan. 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in conjunction with North County law enforcement, fire and medical agencies, the university has announced. The drills — which include agencies such as the San Marcos Fire Department, San Diego...

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