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CARLSBAD: Register for spring break kids camps during March

Soccer at Alga Norte Park in Carlsbad. (Courtesy photo)

March 3, 2016

CARLSBAD — Online registration is now open for Carlsbad city-sponsored spring break camps. The city offers two weeks of spring break camps for children ages 3 to 15, from March 28 to April 1, and from April 4 to April 10 to accommodate kids who attend Carlsbad Unified, San Marcos Unified and Encinitas...

LETTER: Costs justified for safe and legal beach access, rail upgrade

February 18, 2016

In a letter to the editor (“Hypocrisy on Encinitas City Council?” Feb. 4), a resident accused me of a double standard in not considering repair and replacement expenses for a rail crossing in Cardiff, while voting against artificial turf at Leo Mullen sports park for reasons he assumed were the ...

Carlsbad High School dance team earns top honors in competition

Carlsbad High School’s varsity dance team, the Lancer Dancers, celebrates winning top honors the weekend of Jan. 30 and 31 during the  World School Cheer/Dance Competition at the ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Florida. (Courtesy photo)

North Coast Current

February 6, 2016

Carlsbad High School’s varsity dance team won top honors the weekend of Jan. 30 and 31 during the World School Cheer/Dance Competition at the ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Florida, the team announced. The Lancer Dancers received first-place world rankings as the overall highest scoring team...

LETTER: Hypocrisy on Encinitas City Council?

February 4, 2016

This is a tale of two projects approved by the Encinitas City Council. The first is the Coastal Rail Trail (CRT) approved on May 20, 2015, and eagerly championed by Deputy Mayor Lisa Shaffer. This approval was followed by an add-on project to construct an at-grade railroad crossing at Montgomery Avenue....

A new arena: NCAA transition at San Marcos going smoothly, but not without initial hurdles

Cal State San Marcos is set to become an NCAA Division II institution following its application in February 2014. (Photo by Troy Orem)

Patrick Carr

November 7, 2015

On a hot, sunny day, a breeze whips up a large cloud of dust in a construction lot on the campus of Cal State San Marcos. The curved, grey, unfinished building sits on the lot. It only stands out because there’s a lot of construction going on in the area. Otherwise, the grey blob with some white...

Cool on the Coast: Plenty of events to fall for in September

Layla Marino

September 17, 2015

Fall is on its way on the North Coast, and with it comes lots of concerts and plays. World-class theater, a new venue spotlight and, of course, the world-class concerts at the Belly Up are on deck in September. Summer isn’t all gone, however, as San Diego’s northern beach towns still have lots of ou...

CARLSBAD: Libraries field two baseball events June 13 and 20

Carlsbad hosts two events for baseball fans in June at city libraries. (Courtesy photo)

June 1, 2015

CARLSBAD — Carlsbad hosts two events for baseball fans in June at city libraries. A screening of the documentary “Ball Talk: Baseball’s Voice of Summer,” with film Director Kevin Bender, is set for June 13 at 1 p.m. at the Georgina Cole Library, 1250 Carlsbad Village Drive. The second event is...

ENCINITAS: Children can register for Express soccer at walk-in event March 21 and 25

February 12, 2015

ENCINITAS — The Encinitas Express Soccer League offers walk-in recreational soccer registration March 21, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., and March 25, 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m., at the Encinitas Sports Authority, 1050 N. El Camino Real. Registration for kindergarten through first grade is $115; second grade and above is $195....

New coach, new outlook for San Dieguito Academy boys basketball

San Dieguito Academy basketball coach Jason Stewart discusses tactics with his team during a timeout at a Dec. 5 game at West Hills High School in Santee. The Mustangs were playing against a team from Box Hill Senior Secondary College, a school located in a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria Australia. (Photo by Troy Orem)

Matthew Bain

December 6, 2014

Last season didn’t go quite according to plan for the San Dieguito Academy varsity boys basketball team. A year removed from winning 19 games and advancing to the program’s first CIF Division III quarterfinals, the Mustangs veered away from their winning ways and finished the 2013-14 season 6-21....

Surf college soccer cup starts Nov. 23

November 15, 2012

The San Diego Surf College Cup 2012, a competitive youth soccer tournament for boys and girls, kicks off Nov. 23-25, organizers recently announced. Presented by Nike, the San Diego Surf College Cup hosts boys and girls teams in the college recruitable age groups of under 18, under 17 and under 16. A full ...

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