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Carlsbad, Encinitas place near top in WalletHub Beach Towns report

Carlsbad, Encinitas place near top in WalletHub Beach Towns report

North Coast Current

June 18, 2019


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Carlsbad, Encinitas, LATEST NEWS, Leucadia, Olivenhain

Carlsbad placed a few spaces ahead of Encinitas in a recent survey naming the Best Beach Towns to Live In, but both cities can claim they made the top 10, based on WalletHub report released June 18.

Teresa Acosta joins race for Carlsbad City Council District 4

Teresa Acosta joins race for Carlsbad City Council District 4

North Coast Current

June 14, 2019


Filed under Carlsbad, ELECTION 2020, Elections, LATEST NEWS

Carlsbad business owner Teresa Acosta announced June 12 that she is running for a seat on the City Council, the second non-incumbent in the race for District 4. Acosta joins Phil Urbina, who launched his campaign April 28.

Fun ways to keep kids’ minds active in summer

Fun ways to keep kids’ minds active in summer

StatePoint

June 8, 2019


Filed under MERCHANTS' SQUARE

A vacation from school is no excuse for a vacation from thinking. Not only can learning be made fun, but you can avoid a rusty return to school in the fall by keeping kids’ minds active all summer long. Here are a few fun ways to make thinking and learning a priority, while not detracting from the...

High-speed internet access critical for students and job seekers

High-speed internet access critical for students and job seekers

StatePoint

June 8, 2019


Filed under MERCHANTS' SQUARE

The job market is rapidly changing thanks to new and emerging technologies. As a result, job training has become highly specialized, even at the high school level. While young people living in urban and suburban communities often benefit from onsite access to the specialized education that they will...

CARLSBAD: Jimmy and Enrique perform at June 20 library event

CARLSBAD: Jimmy and Enrique perform at June 20 library event

June 7, 2019


Filed under Carlsbad, CURRENT EVENTS, Education, K-12

CARLSBAD — A concert by Jimmy and Enrique headlines the Carlsbad City Library Learning Center’s Summer Reading Festival on Thursday, June 20 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Library Learning Center, 3368 Eureka Place. Admission is free. From 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Jimmy and Enrique will perform a mix of wo...

Encinitas retail center sells to Carlsbad firm for $12.2 million

Encinitas retail center sells to Carlsbad firm for $12.2 million

North Coast Current

June 7, 2019


Filed under BUSINESS NOTES, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Real Estate

El Camino Square, an Encinitas center home to longtime local eateries such as Chick’s Natural and Garden State Bagels, has been sold for $12.2 million, parties involved in the transaction recently announced. Carlsbad-based Capstone Advisors bought the property in late May.

Encinitas maintains Tree City USA designation for eighth year

Encinitas maintains Tree City USA designation for eighth year

North Coast Current

June 3, 2019


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, LATEST NEWS, Leucadia, Olivenhain

Encinitas has maintained its Tree City USA status for an eighth year, the city announced June 3. The city earned the Arbor Day Foundation’s notation, which recognizes communities’ efforts to maintain an urban tree canopy.

Carlsbad new corporate hub for cannabis product firm Sunniva

Carlsbad new corporate hub for cannabis product firm Sunniva

North Coast Current

June 2, 2019


Filed under Business, BUSINESS NOTES, Carlsbad

Carlsbad is set to become a new corporate location for Sunniva, a developer of cannabis products in Canada and California, the company announced May 31. The move from Vancouver to Carlsbad comes as the company sharpens focus on its California operations.

Culinary show ‘Lick the Plate’ to air on 100.7 KFMB starting June 3

Culinary show ‘Lick the Plate’ to air on 100.7 KFMB starting June 3

North Coast Current

May 28, 2019


Filed under BUSINESS NOTES, Encinitas, Media, Region, San Diego County

Popular local culinary radio show, podcast and column “Lick the Plate” has gained a new outlet in San Diego as of June 3 — FM radio station 100.7 KFMB. Host and author David Boylan launched the column in 2011, which has been a staple in the Encinitas-based newspaper Coast News since then.

Encinitas-based cannabis platform BudTrader launches stock offering

Encinitas-based cannabis platform BudTrader launches stock offering

North Coast Current

May 27, 2019


Filed under Business, BUSINESS NOTES, Encinitas, LOCAL WIDE WEB

An Encinitas-based cannabis advertising and networking platform recently gave the green light for its call seeking new investors. BudTrader.com launched a Regulation Crowdfunding effort through Equifund CFP, it was announced May 23.

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