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Torrey Pines High School dance team wins national championship

The Torrey Pines High School dance team won the national championship at the West Coast Elite National Competition in Long Beach on March 18. At the grand finale gala event, two Torrey Pines dances competed for the title. The Small Hip Hop crew won first place in the gold category, earning the...

Torrey Pines High School dance team wins national championship

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  • Local leads the way for women in STEM at Our Lady of Peace

    Local leads the way for women in STEM at Our Lady of Peace

    As the head of school for Academy of Our Lady of Peace, Carmel Valley’s Lauren Lek is preparing 750 young women for the future, carrying on the 134-year-old school’s legacy of educating the next generation of women leaders and innovators; helping them find their voice and compete at all levels...

  • New Jimbo's a part of Del Mar Highlands' expansion

    New Jimbo's a part of Del Mar Highlands' expansion

    Del Mar Highlands Town Center recently announced plans for the next phase of expansion for the retail center on Del Mar Heights Road and El Camino Real, set to open in 2018. The expansion project, named The Collection at Del Mar Highlands, will encompass over 120,000 square feet of new retail space,...

  • Local resident and former MLB star Aubrey Huff opens up in new book

    Local resident and former MLB star Aubrey Huff opens up in new book

    When local resident and former star player for the San Francisco Giants Aubrey Huff decided to write a book about his life, he had no idea how the experience would soon shape him. “It was a very therapeutic book for me to write,” Huff said about the process. “I was reliving some of my anxieties...

  • New F45 studio brings challenging, fun workout to Carmel Valley

    New F45 studio brings challenging, fun workout to Carmel Valley

    Carmel Valley’s new functional fitness studio F45 celebrated its grand opening on March 4 in Piazza Carmel with attendees getting in a high-energy workout and toasting with green juice and protein coffee. The interval training studio is a franchise out of Australia that is just getting its start...

  • Local family goes on record-breaking Antarctica expedition

    Local family goes on record-breaking Antarctica expedition

    Carmel Valley residents Alex and Daria Myers and their 8-year-old son Nikolai recently went on an adventure to Antarctica’s Ross Sea, part of a cruise that broke the world record for the southernmost navigation of any vessel in the world, coming within two meters of the Ross Ice Shelf. The trio...

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  • March 2: Letters to the Editor

    Beating Cheating High schools all across the world are filled with cheating, from the lowest ranking schools to the most prestigious ones. San Diego is not exempt from cheating. Students copy homework, post answers to tests, and even share answers during the test. The teachers are not the problem,...

  • From the Del Mar Mayor: Crime in Del Mar

    From the Del Mar Mayor: Crime in Del Mar

    I have two reasons for writing this article. First, Del Mar has always had a strong value of looking out for our neighbors. That is why we have such organizations as Del Mar Community Connections, Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT), and Neighborhood Watch. Also, one of my first responsibilities...

  • From the Del Mar Mayor: Is Del Mar a good host?

    From the Del Mar Mayor: Is Del Mar a good host?

    The Breeders’ Cup is coming to Del Mar in November of this year. This is the Super Bowl of thoroughbred horse racing. Thirteen races will be held over two days: Friday and Saturday Nov. 3 and 4. There will be 150-plus horses from 13 countries. $26 million in purses will be offered, including $5...

  • Dec. 29: Letters to the Editor

    But can they fix the roads? Del Mar’s newly elected city council wasted no time in passing a resolution “affirming the city’s commitment to addressing climate change, and its unwillingness to participate in the registration of Muslims or the rounding up of undocumented immigrants(Del Mar Times,...

  • Letters to the Editor: Nov. 24

    Gun shows: What was the question Shooting is an Olympic sport. Virginia Thrasher, a 19-year-old, won the USA’s first gold medal in Rio this past summer. Shooting is an intercollegiate sport and, in some places, an interscholastic sport. Trap shooting is an international professional sport. Pardon...

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