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Testimony begins in trial of man accused of killing his mother in Solana Beach

Testimony began Oct. 22 in the sanity phase of trial of a man who killed his mother and chopped up her body in her Solana Beach home after she ended his access to her money.

Bryan Chang, 33, pleaded guilty to first-degree murder for the January 2010 death of 60-year-old Sherry Chu Chang.

The defense contends, however, that Bryan Chang was insane at the time of the killing. Opening statements in the sanity phase of trial were delivered Oct. 21 in the courtroom of Vista Judge Harry Elias.

Potential costs presented for new Del Mar city hall, civic center

A new city hall and civic center would cost Del Mar at least $7.4 million and up to $15 million in net costs, according to a report presented to the City Council on Oct. 20.

Carmel Valley Recreation Center celebrates 15th anniversary

The Carmel Valley Recreation Center during this year’s summer concert series. Photo by Jon Clark.

The Carmel Valley Community Park is celebrating its 15th anniversary with a party this Sunday, Oct. 26.

SDUHSD continues to look at bell schedules, flexible start times

Bell schedules and start times will be one of the main areas of focus for the 2014-15 school year in the San Dieguito Union High School District

Del Mar residents can provide feedback on city services through online survey in November

Del Mar residents will have an opportunity to offer feedback on city services through an online survey in November.

San Diego Planning Commission recommends ‘considerations’ to make One Paseo project in Carmel Valley acceptable

Just as carefully as the Carmel Valley Community Planning Board made sure it used the word “reject” in its recommendation for One Paseo, the San Diego Planning Commission didn’t use the words “deny” or “approve” when forwarding the project on to the San Diego City Council. On Oct. 16, the commission voted unanimously that they “all agree that it’s a good project in concept but are unable to recommend to city council that they accept it as is and offer the following considerations to make it acceptable.” The list of considerations includes 11 issues they have problems with, including lowering building height (requesting an attempt to get to six stories rather than nine), bulk and scale, storm water and water recapture, transit and parking.

Solana Beach accepting grant applications

Requested funds are available as one-time seed money to organizations that qualify under the city’s criteria in order to augment community service programs, projects and service activities to the community. All eligible nonprofits are invited to apply for this program.

Carmel Valley Middle School first in national math contest

San Diego’s Carmel Valley Middle School has some of the best middle-school mathematicians in the country, as demonstrated by its first-place finish in the 2014 Fall Startup Event, a national mathematics contest administered by National Assessment & Testing.

Coach David Vaughn prepared students for the first major competition of the academic year, in which students worked furiously for 30 minutes, racing to answer 100 problems in a variety of mathematical topics.

Barrales resigns from Del Mar Fairgrounds board

Del Mar resident Ruben Barrales has resigned from the board of directors of the 22nd District Agricultural Association, the agency that operates the state-owned Del Mar Fairgrounds.

The resignation, which leaves the nine-member board one member short, was announced Tuesday, Oct. 14, at the start of the board’s regular monthly meeting.

Solana Beach fire battalion chief warns fire season never ends

To ensure that residents are prepared for the next wildfire, Jon Blumeyer, fire battalion chief for the cities of Del Mar, Encinitas and Solana Beach, shared preparedness tips during a presentation at the start of Solana Beach’s Public Safety Commission meeting on Oct. 14.

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