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Rain. (Pete Nowicki, Unsplash)

Solana Beach winds hit 65 mph during Monday storm

North Coast Current January 26, 2021
Solana Beach and Del Mar were among the communities that experienced the strongest wind gusts in San Diego County as a storm swept through the region Monday, local weather officials reported.
Sun, wind, trees. (Photo by Franck V via Unsplash)

Olivenhain, Rancho Santa Fe face power cuts as Santa Ana whips San Diego

North Coast Current December 3, 2020
Power has been cut to some areas of north coastal San Diego County, including Olivenhain in Encinitas, as Santa Ana winds hit historic speeds in the region Dec. 3, according to local weather and power authorities.

EDITORIAL: San Diego County: ‘No’ on Measure B; ‘yes’ on Measure A

North Coast Current February 25, 2020
Measure B supporters note that 60% of Newland Sierra housing would be affordably priced for the working class. But assuming it’s built, what would that “affordable” price be at completion given the continuing rise in prices, up 8% over the past year alone? Moreover, what’s their definition of “working class?”
Emergency lights. (Ariel Camilo, FreeImages)

Power cut to areas of Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe during Santa Ana

North Coast Current October 30, 2019
Parts of Encinitas were without power as of Wednesday morning, Oct. 30, as strong Santa Ana winds moved into the area, according to San Diego Gas & Electric and city officials.
Sun, wind, trees. (Photo by Franck V via Unsplash)

Encinitas, utility officials on alert as Santa Ana winds set to return

North Coast Current October 29, 2019
Encinitas is again on San Diego Gas & Electric’s list of potential communities affected by power cuts during Santa Ana winds predicted for late Tuesday, Oct. 29, through Thursday, Oct. 31.
Sun, wind, trees. (Photo by Franck V via Unsplash)

Olivenhain on power-cut watch as Encinitas feels Santa Ana heat

North Coast Current October 25, 2019
Residents in Olivenhain could again face San Diego Gas & Electric power cuts as the region continues to face hot Santa Ana temperatures and moderate winds Friday, Oct. 25, the city of Encinitas announced via Twitter. The temperature in Encinitas hit 86 degrees by 12:30 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.
Grading and erosion control measures are pictured Oct. 6 at the site of Harmony Grove Village, a new development in the rural enclaves of Elfin Forest and Harmony Grove. (North Coast Current photo)

Elfin Forest, Harmony Grove keeping eye on development

Alex Groves October 11, 2013

Residents of the communities of Elfin Forrest and Harmony Grove have long been at odds with potential development in the form of housing, schools and light industry, and that’s likely because there aren’t...

NORTH COUNTY: Nature photo contest underway

Heather Randall July 27, 2013

NORTH COUNTY — Amateur photographers are encouraged to grab their cameras and come out to the Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve for the eighth annual Reserve Escondido Creek Conservancy photo contest....

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