A Canyon Crest Academy student will ring the New York Stock Exchange closing bell on Wednesday, Feb. 5.
As one of the winners in the Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology, Canyon Crest Academy senior Eric Chen won a scholarship and the opportunity to ring the bell.
To move forward with a plan for Del Mar Shores Park, the City Council on Feb. 3 established a Shores Park Master Plan Committee.
While a consultant prepares the plan, the committee will provide oversight on the process and community input.
“I think it’s very important that this be done in a very thorough way so the community has a chance to prioritize its desires,” Councilman Terry Sinnott said. “It’s a very important task.”
A proposal for a stop sign at an intersection considered dangerous for pedestrians in the Carmel Del Mar neighborhood will be on the agenda at February’s Carmel Valley Community Planning Board meeting, hoping to prompt a safe resolution from the city.
The Torrey Hills Community Planning Board will hold elections on Tuesday, March 18, for five resident and three business seats. The THCPB is an officially recognized local advisory group of elected volunteers who evaluate issues affecting the community. The board makes recommendations and communicates neighborhood concerns to the City of San Diego and the Planning Department. Local residents and business candidates are encouraged to join the board.
Voters who want mail-in ballots for the Feb. 11 mayoral election and the special election in Solana Beach have until Tuesday, Feb. 4, to order them, the San Diego County of Registrar of Voters said.
Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, Registrar of Voters Michael Vu said. Postmarks won’t do.
San Diego City Councilmen David Alvarez and Kevin Faulconer are running for mayor, and voters in Solana Beach will decide whether special use permits should be issued for private events at the Fletcher Cove Community Center.
The City of Del Mar is presently recruiting three board members needed to fill vacancies on its Sustainability Advisory Board. The board and City Council members have a continuing concern for issues related to environmental quality and preservation of Del Mar’s unique seaside community.
Jan 31, 2014 | Posted in Del Mar
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The Merge mixed-use project in the Carmel Country Highlands neighborhood received recommended approval with a 7-2 vote at the Jan. 23 Carmel Valley Community Planning Board meeting. Two members, chair Frisco White and vice-chair Manjeet Ranu, voted against the project to take a stand over the fact that they felt the project had lost an opportunity to create something unique and a “legacy” for the area.
A 21-year-old man from Carmel Valley was in custody in Chicago Jan. 30 on suspicion of strangling his 55-year-old roommate in the Windy City.
Grant Muren was arrested in Chicago Jan. 23 on suspicion of first-degree murder and concealing a homicide in connection with the death of Charles Clarke, whose body was found in his townhouse in the Chicago suburb of Naperville on Jan. 22, according to DuPage County authorities.
Canyon Crest Academy’s robotics team, De-Evolution, has now qualified to compete in the Los Angeles regional competition, after the team’s double win at the L.A. qualifying tournament held Jan. 25 in Glendale.
De-Evolution has already qualified to compete in the upcoming San Diego regional competition with the team’s double win in December at the Escondido qualifying tournament.
Going into the semi-finals at the L.A. tournament, De-Evolution was ranked Number 1 out of 30 teams and maintained its top position, remaining undefeated the entire day.
The Coastal Rail Trail (CRT) is a regional project that will establish a multi-use trail to connect the coastal cities of Encinitas, Solana Beach, Del Mar and the San Diego communities of Carmel Valley and La Jolla. Each city entered a memorandum of understanding to plan, design and construct segments of the trail within their respective jurisdictions.