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17 tons of donated pet food delivered to Rancho Coastal Humane Society

Thousands of needy animals will have full bellies soon thanks to a donation of 17 tons — or 34,400 pounds — of dog and cat food at the Rancho Coastal Humane Society. Fourteen pallets of Special Kitty cat food and 21 pallets of Sam's Club dog food, which were carried on a big rig from Reno, were...

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  • Circle Of Life 100 12th Annual Distinguished Achievement awards celebration will honor volunteer leaders

    Circle Of Life 100 12th Annual Distinguished Achievement awards celebration will honor volunteer leaders

    Volunteer leaders involved in the campaign that raised $60 million for the expansion of Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas will be honored at the Circle of Life 100 12th annual Distinguished Achievement Awards, Thursday, Aug. 3 at the Del Mar Country Club in Rancho Santa Fe. The Circle of Life...

  • Israeli, Palestinian and American teens to unite through Hands of Peace program

    Israeli, Palestinian and American teens to unite through Hands of Peace program

    A three-week peace-building program with 47 Israeli, Palestinian and American teens will take place in Carlsbad this summer, July 12-31, to break down the walls of conflict in the Middle East and throughout the world, according to a press release. Hands of Peace brings together high school students...

  • Building group files another lawsuit against Encinitas

    Building group files another lawsuit against Encinitas

    The Building Industry Association of San Diego County has filed a second lawsuit against Encinitas over the city’s failure to adopt a state-mandated plan for future housing growth that was rejected by city voters in November. The lawsuit, filed last month in Superior Court, notes that the BIA sued...

  • Former stand-up comedian creates new laughs in first book

    Former stand-up comedian creates new laughs in first book

    When Robbie Pickard came across nearly 40 narratives he had written over the years, he didn't want to just flush the ideas down the toilet, so to speak. But the Encinitas-based former stand-up comedian didn't feel like turning them into jokes either. So, Pickard decided to take his humor skills...

  • Encinitas Crime Report (July 12 - July 18)

    July 18 • Felony take vehicle without owner's consent/vehicle theft - 1100 block Elfin Forest Road, 11:30 p.m. • Residential burglary - 700 block Munevar Road, 9:05 a.m. July 17 • Vehicle break-in/theft - 0 block Ponto Road, 8:30 p.m. • Misdemeanor drunk in public: alcohol, drugs, combo or toluene...

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