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Lower building heights, fewer units possible, consultant says

Lower building heights and fewer units than what were proposed in Measure T could be possible in Encinitas' next housing element update, a consultant told the city's Housing Element Task Force in a meeting Aug. 10 at city hall. Dave Barquist, project manager for the Orange County-based Kimley-Horn...

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  • Two poets tie for first place in Encinitas competition

    Two poets tie for first place in Encinitas competition

    Fourteen wordsmiths competed in the La Paloma Summer Poetry Jam, presented by Full Moon Poets, on July 30, with two ultimately coming out on top. Leon Alexander and Mario DeMatteo tied for first place at the annual competition. Danny Salzhandler, the evening's host, said both poets were a clear...

  • One Love Movement to raise money for charity through yoga

    One Love Movement to raise money for charity through yoga

    More than 600 yogis will gather at the Embarcadero Waterfront Park on Aug. 19 to do yoga and raise money for a good cause. The annual One Love Movement event will feature yoga, live music, vendors, food and libations to raise money to support underserved youth locally in San Diego and abroad at...

  • Four candidates in the running for 49th Congressional District election

    Four candidates in the running for 49th Congressional District election

    Three people have filed so far to run against incumbent Congressman Darrell Issa in the 49th Congressional District of California election next year. Retired Marine Col. Douglas Applegate, businessman Paul Kerr and environmental attorney Mike Levin have thrown their hats in the ring for the primary...

  • Encinitas Crime Report (Aug. 4 to Aug. 7)

    Aug. 7 • Vehicle break-in/theft - 600 block San Rodolfo Drive, 4:55 a.m. Aug. 6 • Felony take vehicle without owner's consent/vehicle theft - 17100 block Alva Road, 10 p.m. • Misdemeanor simple battery - 900 block Encinitas Boulevard, 9:15 p.m. • Felony vandalism ($400 or more) - 1000 block Woodlake...

  • Local's Word Rocks project spreads ripple of kindness, love

    Local's Word Rocks project spreads ripple of kindness, love

    Encinitas resident Carol Arêas started Word Rocks six years ago to help get over her homesickness.

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