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Torrey Pines High hosts Lions Baseball Tournament

The Lions Baseball Tournament

Top high school baseball teams from Southern California competed at the tournament.

Earth Day in Del Mar

Margi Sargis, Pat Jacoby

The event, honoring Earth Day, featured speaker Julianne Markow, executive director/CEO of The New Children’s Museum, who spoke about “talking trash” in keeping with the theme of the day.

Del Mar-Solana Beach Rotary Club’s annual Bocce Ball Tournament

18th Annual Turf Bocce Tournament

Attendees had the opportunity to: watch Del Mar Mayor Lee Haydu and Deputy Mayor Al Corti challenge Solana Beach Mayor Tom Campbell and Councilman Dave Zito to a few bocce games (after helping demonstrate how the game is played);

Scripps Health’s 43rd Annual Mercy Ball

Scripps Health 43rd Annual Mercy Ball

Scripps Mercy Hospital has one of the most active maternal and child health programs in San Diego County. Proceeds from Mercy Ball will be used to improve the delivery of care and to modernize facilities so that patients and their families have a more comfortable, homelike setting.

Del Mar Heights School Garden expansion

James Curtis, Bowman, Michael and Kristin Yanicelli

Feb. 23 marked a special occasion in the Del Mar Heights School (DMHS) Garden. On that Sunday, Solana Beach Presbyterian Church brought over 50 volunteers to join forces with the Garden Club to construct Phase 1 of the DMHS Garden expansion project. This project was sponsored by the DMHS PTA to create an edible classroom [...]

‘Mardi Paws’ at Del Mar Powerhouse

Jan Savage with Sir Ruffles

Dexter’s Deli and Spunky held a “Mardi Paws” canine costume contest and  “Barkus” Parade on “Fat Sunday,” Feb. 23, at the Del Mar Powerhouse Community Center. Spunky is an aptly named terrier mix who became the unofficial mascot for Del Mar Community Connections after he was rescued in 2010 by DMCC’s program director, Heather Glenn.  [...]

‘Academy Awards Luncheon Party’

Lynn Douglas, Linda Smith, Marjorie Anderson, Sally Trovaten

Newcomers II of San Dieguito held an “Academy Awards Luncheon Party” Feb. 20 at Fairbanks Ranch Country Club. The event was organized by “Girlfriends,” a committee of four ladies within Newcomers who plan events and functions for the members. Andy Friedenberg served as the Academy Awards guest speaker. Friedenberg started the Cinema Society in San [...]

Torrey Hills Invention Fair

The Torrey Hills Invention Fair took place Feb. 6 and featured more than 30 inventions. Students in grades kindergarten through sixth grade came up with interesting inventions, and they proudly displayed their inventions and models in the MUR. Parents and the community were very curious to hear the inventors explain their inventions. Many of the [...]

Torrey Hills competes in Regional Science Olympiad

Torrey Hills School took part in the Regional Science Olympiad competition at Rancho Bernardo High School on Feb. 8. There were 111 teams from 59 schools, mostly middle schools. The students trained with teachers, parent coaches and community members in 23 events covering life sciences, physical sciences and earth sciences. Sixth-graders, and some fifth-graders, worked [...]

Del Mar First Thursdays with pianist Judy Huang

The Del Mar Foundation welcomed classical pianist Judy Huang for a Feb. 6 performance at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church for Del Mar First Thursdays. Huang has performed throughout the U.S., Europe and Asia as a soloist and chamber musician. She made her debut at Carnegie Hall in 2006 and has been welcomed back every year [...]

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