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Activist, artist recalled through poetry

Activist, artist recalled through poetry

Lauren Ciallella and Scott Landheer

February 28, 2009

The life and work of Robert “Bob” Nanninga was celebrated in the same way he lived — with passion, emotion and humor. Known as an outspoken activist for both the environment and arts community, Encinitas felt the loss when he passed away on Feb. 14 from pneumonia. Friends, family and supporters...

Filmmaker translates ‘spoken word’ to video

Judy Sarup

April 26, 2007

Mark Freeman is an active Encinitas-based filmmaker, but you won’t find his screenings at your local movie theater. Freeman, a San Diego State film professor, is an independent documentary filmmaker specializing in political or cultural issues, or community portraits. Each film or video he makes is d...

Eclectic E Street Café brewing success

Eclectic E Street Café brewing success

Lauren Ciallella

February 18, 2007

(E Street Cafe closed in 2014) Who knew that a vague idea about revamping office space could materialize into a virtual neighborhood sanctuary? Gutted and stripped of its sterile office roots, E Street Café (128 W. E St. in Encinitas) has hidden its Hyde-like appearance and transformed into a g...

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