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Encinitas launches updated, streamlined city website

Encinitas launches updated, streamlined city website

Michele Leivas

March 16, 2017


Filed under Encinitas, LOCAL WIDE WEB

After nearly a year of development, the city of Encinitas rolled out a new website at the end of February that features a more intuitive, user-friendly layout.

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Cyber citizenship

Cyber citizenship

Gisela Lagos

December 2, 2014


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, Leucadia, LOCAL WIDE WEB, Media, Olivenhain, Politics, Top Stories

E-Town Hall/Peak Democracy is the newest in a line of efforts Encinitas has made to increase public engagement, but not everyone is convinced that paying for the pilot program was money well spent. In community blogs, comments and group conversations, residents have been talking about the positives...

Online effort launched to keep Pacific View property public

Online effort launched to keep Pacific View property public

North Coast Current

February 13, 2014


Filed under Education, Encinitas, LATEST NEWS, Leucadia, Local History, LOCAL WIDE WEB

An effort to keep the long-shuttered Pacific View Elementary School property in public hands debuted online Feb. 13. The website, www.savepacificview.org, was launched by Leucadia resident Scott Chatfield, who led a similar online effort in 2008 that resulted in the preservation of the 760 area code in North County. The latest effort comes on the heels o...

Coast News launches online pay wall

Coast News launches online pay wall

Ernesto Lopez

April 27, 2012


Filed under Encinitas, LOCAL WIDE WEB

The economic reality for media has caught up to longtime North County free weekly newspaper The Coast News. It recently launched a pay wall on its website, which gets nearly 50,000 hits per month. “I (was) not getting any money from the Web page,” said Jim Kydd, the newspaper’s publisher. “And...

Surfing Madonna finds home on Web

Surfing Madonna finds home on Web

Ernesto Lopez

April 7, 2012


Filed under Arts, COASTLINE, Encinitas, Leucadia, LOCAL WIDE WEB

After many legal battles, the Surfing Madonna mosaic is still homeless. But despite the challenges and defeats, its supporters and creator, Mark Patterson, remain hopeful that it will soon find a home. In the meantime, they continue to raise awareness and funds to cover the costs for its future ins...

Local Wide Web: www.keep760.org

Roman S. Koenig

February 14, 2009


Filed under LOCAL WIDE WEB, Region

714 … 619 ... 760 … 858 … 442 was enough. After living and working along the North Coast practically his entire life — and having seen a fair share of area code changes in the past decade or so — Scott Chatfield realized it was time say “enough” to yet another split in 2008. In creating...

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