Category archives for: Letters

Open letter: Thank you, Mayor Faulconer

Dave Roberts

Thank you for your letter of Friday. I couldn’t be happier that you have budgeted $254,000 for the 2014-15 fiscal year to pay for an additional year of San Diego’s membership in the San Dieguito River Park Joint Powers Authority. I am confident that the city’s annual investment in this regional asset will pay great dividends for many, many generations.

Join our campaign to fight the bite

Dave Roberts

The county’s Vector Control Program is digging in to fight the bite. And we need your help.

A countywide campaign to kill mosquitoes is in full force. Our arsenal includes helicopters, mobile phones, tiny fish and chickens. Our infantry includes anyone at risk of a mosquito bite. That’s more than 3.5 million of us.

Spring cleaning? Dispose of unused prescription drugs

Dave Roberts

On April 26, at locations across the county, authorities are making it easy for people to responsibly dispose of unused prescription drugs.

FRONTLINE CANCER: Exploring the link between obesity and cancer

Dr. Scott Lippman

More than two-thirds of U.S. adults are overweight or obese, which comes with a long and heavy list of associated health risks, among them: coronary heart disease, stroke, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes — and cancer.

Rant with Randi: MAGCON

Most of you reading this will have no idea what I’m talking about. Let’s start here. Do you have a teenage daughter? Does she watch Vine videos?

San Dieguito Union High School District Superintendent Rick Schmitt’s Monthly Update

Superintendent Schmitt plans to update the greater San Dieguito Union High School District community through our local media with a monthly update.

More strip mall madness

I agree that strip malls are dead and we should return to a main street mixed-use model (March 13: “Strip Mall vs. Main Street”). Not everyone agrees, though. Donahue Schriber (DS), the big strip mall developer that owns Del Mar Highlands Town Center (DMHTC), wants even more strip mall madness. A couple of weeks ago, [...]

Keeping jobs and tax dollars local

Dave  Roberts

Creating jobs and keeping tax dollars local. Those were the driving forces behind an initiative I brought to the Board of Supervisors late last month.

Del Mar Rotarians spring into service projects

By Emily Figueiredo, Club Publicity Chair With the sun shining and spring in the air, the Del Mar Rotarians are busy with service projects to benefit local community members and international efforts. April 26 will mark the international “Rotarians At Work Day” with hundreds of thousands of Rotarians all doing service projects in their communities [...]

A heart for the community is needed — voice your support for One Paseo

I’m a 14-year Carmel Valley resident, one whose views are not represented by the author of the letter to the editor (March 22, “One Paseo Undecided . . .”).  I am not undecided.  My husband and I, friends and neighbors are very much decided.  We want One Paseo, its main street and the amenities it [...]



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