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Three new businesses open at Flower Hill Promenade’s Row Collective

Laurie Libman-Wilson recently brought Studio Penny Lane to Flower Hill’s Row Collective. Courtesy photo

An artisan jewelry maker who plays on the ordinary beauty of the penny; a former Canyon Crest Academy art teacher who makes textile masterpieces; a young father who found a way to repurpose his son’s baby food jars into a full time gig; a handful of shop owners and artisans who treasure the local and unique, both the traditional and the eclectic: This is the Row Collective at Flower Hill Promenade.

Kilimanjaro expert talks about his experiences climbing the tallest mountain in Africa during Carmel Valley event

Ake Lindstrom. Courtesy photo

From Aconcagua in Argentina to the Himalayas in Asia, Ake Lindstrom has hiked some of the highest mountains in the world. Most familiar with Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, the avid adventurer has reached the peak of the 19,341-foot mountain 50 times.

“Kilimanjaro represents something truly amazing,” Lindstrom said. “It’s an amazing destination, but it’s also amazing in terms of the impact it has on many lives. It’s a beautiful thing.”

Torrey Hills PTA Movie Night

Nan Pang, Monica Sorenson, Lynn Nelles, Katy Wilson, Kiran Gupta

Torrey Hills families enjoyed seeing the hit film “Frozen” at PTA Movie Night held March 28 in the MUR.

Del Mar Hills Academy Musical

Del Mar Hills Academy Musical

Del Mar Hills Academy third-grade students dazzled the audience in a “Star Search” musical event on March 28.

Flag football, soccer, bake sale benefit Skyline

benefit skyline

The Sol Bowl Charity Flag Football Tournament was held March 30 at San Dieguito Park to benefit the Skyline Global Education Program.

Skyline School Talent Show

Skyline school talent show

Skyline Elementary School’s Talent Show was held March 28 and featured more than 100 Skyline students participating in a variety of acts — ranging from singing, dancing, magic, skits, and live bands. Students from all grade levels

Ocean Air School Carnival returns

Ocean Aire Carnival

A great time was had by all at the Ocean Air School Carnival held March 30 on the blacktop at Ocean Air School.

Del Mar Highlands Dentistry holds grand opening

Del Mar Highlands Dentist Grand Opening

Del Mar Highlands Dentistry held a grand opening event March 27 at its new location in the Del Mar Highlands Town Center (right next to Sammy’s restaurant).

Temporary Del Mar resident gives back to the community

Brazilian native and temporary Del Mar resident Renato Cordani (center with his son Rafael) recently donated a buoy to the city of Del Mar. Courtesy photo

Renato Cordani and his family are living in the coastal community while the 43-year-old geophysicist is on sabbatical.

Carmel Valley author’s new book focuses on educating women to become successful investors

Laurie Itkin

Author Laurie Itkin to speak at Carmel Valley Library April 15



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