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  • Leucadia Cyclery closing doors after three decades in business

    Leucadia Cyclery closing doors after three decades in business

    Proprietor Fred Breidenthal’s shop has been a staple in the biking community.

  • Encinitas events this week (Nov. 30)

    Encinitas events this week (Nov. 30)

    The city-designated Heritage Tree, a 90-foot-tall towering Norfolk Island pine tree, will be covered in LED lights during the holidays in the Moonlight Beach parking lot. The tree will be lit Nov. 30 at 4:30 p.m.

  • 13th annual inclusion/adapted physical education basketball tournament

    The 13th annual inclusion/adapted physical education basketball tournament took place Nov. 15 at La Costa Canyon High School. This year 10 teams with students from Torrey Pines High School, La Costa Canyon High School, Oak Crest, Diegueño, Carmel Valley and Pacific Trails middle schools participated...

  • Encinitas Turkey Trot 5k & 10k

    Encinitas Turkey Trot 5k & 10k

    Local residents once again started Thanksgiving by participating in the popular Encinitas Turkey Trot 5k & 10k Nov. 22. The race started and finished under the world famous “Encinitas” sign. The course took runners and walkers along Highway 101 where participants enjoy miles of ocean views. The...

  • 20th Annual Crystal Ball Gala benefits Casa De Amparo

    20th Annual Crystal Ball Gala benefits Casa De Amparo

    The 20th Annual Crystal Ball Gala return to Fairbanks Ranch Country Club in Rancho Santa Fe Nov. 10. The black-tie event included a cocktail reception, gourmet dinner by chef Jeffrey Strauss of Pamplemousse Grille, music and dancing with Cal-Phonics, and live and silent auctions. Established in...

Sports

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  • Cathedral tops Carlsbad in high profile early season soccer match

    Cathedral tops Carlsbad in high profile early season soccer match

    Carlsbad and Cathedral Catholic, Nos. 4 and 6 respectively in the Union-Tribune’s pre-season rankings, both CIF Open Division participants last season and possessing similar expectations this year, squared off in Cathedral’s Manchester Stadium Wednesday afternoon.

  • Week in Sports: Nov. 29

    Week in Sports: Nov. 29

    Torrey Pines defeated San Marcos 77-71 in overtime in a Game on Challenge tournament championship game on Nov. 24.

  • Local team wins Jr. League title

    Local team wins Jr. League title

    Team California, comprised of junior golfers from Southern California playing out of Encinitas Ranch Golf Course, won the seventh PGA Jr. League Championship on Monday, Nov. 19, beating a squad from Minnesota 7½-4 ½ at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz. The golfers for California, who were...

  • Week in Sports: Nov. 22

    Week in Sports: Nov. 22

    Torrey Pines defeated Poway 74-59 in a nonleague Game On Challenge tournament game on Nov. 15.

  • La Costa Canyon boys, girls extend reign atop CIF cross country

    La Costa Canyon boys, girls extend reign atop CIF cross country

    In the National Basketball Association, a quadruple double occurs when a player reaches double figures in four different statistical categories. Saturday, Nov. 17, the La Costa Canyon cross country team recorded a quadruple double of its own and the Maverick version may just be more impressive.

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