Oct. 21, 2020



Plans for the 2021 San Diego County Fair will start to come into focus next month, Del Mar Fairgrounds board members said during their Oct. 20 online meeting.

With his new nonprofit, Cathedral Catholic High School alumni Jaxon Jabara is hoping to help make a difference in the lives of the some 5,000 people who are homeless in the city of San Diego.

About 50 parents and community members rallied outside the Poway Unified School District office before the Thursday, Oct. 15, board meeting, over the possibility of PUSD leasing a surplus property to Costco.

A resolution passed by the San Dieguito Union High School District board on Oct. 14 represented a shift in the district’s thinking regarding reopening, allowing them to move toward bringing students back to in-person school one to two days a week by the second quarter.

Incumbent San Diego County Supervisor Kristin Gaspar is being challenged in her run for a second term by first-time candidate Terra Lawson-Remer in the District 3 race on Nov. 3.

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  1. The Del Mar City Council allocated $202,000 to its economic contingency fund during its Oct. 19 online meeting and made other budgetary adjustments in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic and its effects on the city’s finances.

  2. The electoral push to expand the cannabis industry into more California cities includes Nov. 3 ballot measures in Solana Beach and Encinitas, which have both led to debates on local control, crime and other potential issues.

  3. Solana Beach City Council members crafted some of the terms that will be part of a financial assistance program for renters in the city who have lost their jobs or otherwise been impacted by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

  4. This November, there are four candidates vying for two spots on the Del Mar Union School District board.

  5. Amy Caterina has announced her withdrawal from the race for San Dieguito Union High School District Board, Area 4.

  6. The Southern California Women In Bio chapter, which includes Del Mar residents in leadership positions, has been using its programs to help more women advance in bioscience-related fields.

  7. The contest between Republican incumbent Kristin Gaspar and Democrat Terra Lawson-Remer will determine the political balance of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors