San Diego teen Steven Liu jumped off the bridge in front of Otay Ranch High School in Chula Vista on Nov. 1.
Friends said the 17-year-old was a victim of bullying. Some school officials said they don’t think bullying was the reason he committed suicide.
The Del Mar Village Association was designated as a California Main Street community by the California Main Street Alliance Nov. 5 at L’Auberge Del Mar.
Solana Beach City Council members unanimously voted to call a special election for Feb. 11, 2014, allowing voters to have their say on a use policy for the facility. Deputy Mayor Thomas Campbell, who was on vacation, participated in the meeting by phone.
The San Diego Association of Governments is moving forward with plans to build a special events platform at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, double track a stretch of the railway and replace the bridge over the San Dieguito River, but many Del Mar residents have concern
The transaction includes the acquisition of eight community newspapers and their websites – Del Mar Times, Rancho Santa Fe Review, Carmel Valley News, Solana Beach Sun, La Jolla Light, Poway News Chieftain, Rancho Bernardo & 4S Ranch News Journal, and Ramona Sentinel. The eight weekly publications have a total average net circulation of 99,431 copies, according to Circulation Verification Council and Mainstreet Media. The U-T will create a new division, U-T Community News, to operate these papers.
Earl Warren Middle School teacher Samantha Greenstein was recognized Oct. 5 at the San Diego County Office of Education’s “Salute to Teachers” ceremony at the Balboa Theatre in downtown San Diego.
The City of Solana Beach and Solana Beach Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 5431 will jointly host a Veterans Day ceremony on Monday, Nov. 11, from 11 a.m. to noon at the La Colonia Community Center, 715 Valley Avenue. The event is free of charge and open to the public. A “Feathers from Heaven” doves release will occur, Camp Pendleton Young Marines will be the honor guard, and the Santa Fe Christian School Band will perform patriotic songs.
A new 29-page portion of the One Paseo Environmental Impact Report (EIR) has been re-circulated for a 45-day public review period that ends on Dec. 10. The document includes two new alternatives for the project planned for the corner of El Camino Real and Del Mar Heights: A 800,000-square-foot reduced mixed-use option and a 80,000-square-foot “specialty food market retail” option.
Many Carmel Valley residents reported hearing helicopters circling in the High Bluff and Del Mar Heights area in the early morning hours on Thursday, Oct. 17.
The City of Solana Beach Fire Department will hold its Annual Open House on Saturday, Oct. 26, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The event is located at the Solana Beach Fire Department Station, 500 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, in Solana Beach.