North Coast Current

Reporting live from Carlsbad High School: A spotlight on CHSTV

CHSTV adviser Doug Green instructs students before a live broadcast on Oct. 13 at Carlsbad High School. (Photo by Troy Orem)

Michele Leivas

October 18, 2016

Carlsbad High School's news channel — CHSTV — is not the first of its kind, but it is one of the best, as its award-winning coverage attests.

Second act for film commission? Encinitas arts commissioner, county supervisor seek green light for agency

Political and industry leaders are working toward the return of a film commission for San Diego. (North Coast Current photo illustration)

Debbie L. Sklar

October 3, 2014

What do “Top Gun,” the hit television series “Simon & Simon,” and other such high-profile projects as “Traffic,” “Almost Famous,” “The Lost World: Jurassic Park,” “Lords of Dogtown,” “Bring It On,” “Veronica Mars” and “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” all...

Point of View: Locals in spotlight to revive film commission

Roman S. Koenig

October 3, 2014

Our region is in need of a film commission, and thanks to the efforts of some key players on the North Coast, we just might see it go from script to screen. County Supervisor Dave Roberts (a former Solana Beach city councilman) and Encinitas arts Commissioner Francine Filsinger (who serves on the board of directors of San Diego Filmmakers) have joined a growing chorus calling for a sequel to the region’s now-shuttered film commissi...

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