Lifestyle

  • Encinitas Elks Lodge #2243 Veterans Day Dinner

    Encinitas Elks Lodge #2243 Veterans Day Dinner

    The Encinitas Elks Lodge #2243 held its annual Veterans Day Dinner Nov. 8 where the organization made a $4,000 donation to Wounder Warriors Freedom Station.

  • Encinitas events this week (Nov. 16)

    Encinitas events this week (Nov. 16)

    The Encinitas Holiday Street Fair, along South Coast Highway 101, between D and J Streets, will be held Sunday, Nov. 18 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Exposure: A women’s benefit event

    Exposure: A women’s benefit event

    Exposure 2018, the world’s largest women’s skateboarding event returned to Encinitas for its seventh year Nov. 3 and Nov. 4 at the Encinitas Community Park. The event featured 200 female skaters from 20 different countries skating invert, bowl and street events. Proceeds go to Community Resource...

  • 17th Annual Safe Trick-or-Treat

    17th Annual Safe Trick-or-Treat

    The Encinitas 101 MainStreet Association presented its 17th Annual Safe Trick-or-Treat event Oct. 31 at South Coast Hwy 101, from Encinitas Blvd to K Street. The event included carved pumpkins on display at multiple viewing locations, merchants had goodies for kids who also had the opportunity...

  • Ensemble from Brazil to perform in Encinitas

    Ensemble from Brazil to perform in Encinitas

    The Music by the Sea concert series will feature a performance by Quinta Essentia recorder ensemble, one of Brazil’s top-rated musical groups, on Nov. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Encinitas Library, 540 Cornish Drive. The concert series presents the winners of the Beverly Hills National Auditions in...

  • Encinitas events this week (Oct. 26)

    Encinitas events this week (Oct. 26)

    Dia de los Muertos The family-friendly “Day of the Dead” festival includes performances by San Diego’s top Mariachi Bands and Ballet Folklorico dancers on Oct. 27 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Encinitas Community Center, 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive. The event will also include art-making workshops for...

  • Encinitas woman dances in 'Romeo and Juliet'-like show

    Encinitas woman dances in 'Romeo and Juliet'-like show

    Noelle Franco, 20, is lending her dance skills as part of the ensemble of "Beyond Babel," which was written by Carlsbad residents Keone Madrid and Mari Madrid, as well as the Hideaway Circus.

  • Cardiff 101 Member Mixer

    Cardiff 101 Member Mixer

  • Monster Dash 5K Fun Run/Walk and Party

    Monster Dash 5K Fun Run/Walk and Party

    The Cardiff Schools Education Foundation presented the first annual “Monster Dash 5K Fun Run/Walk and Party” Oct. 14. The run started at Ada Harris School then moved on to Encinitas Community Park and back. The event also included an after-party, featuring carnival games, games, donut walk, face...

  • Authorities identify woman struck, killed by vehicle

    Authorities identify woman struck, killed by vehicle

    Authorities on Oct. 10 identified a 76-year-old woman who was struck and killed by a vehicle in Encinitas. Lubov Kozelskaya of Encinitas was walking westbound across the road in the 500 block of Balour Drive shortly before 7:10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, when she was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound,...

  • Encinitas salon surprises breast cancer survivor with makeover

    Encinitas salon surprises breast cancer survivor with makeover

    Gretchen Jackson, a breast cancer survivor from Carlsbad, was surprised with a facial, makeup application and haircut from Headlines the Salon in Encinitas on Sept. 10.

  • Roxy Restaurant wins permission for dance floor, earlier opening hours

    Roxy Restaurant wins permission for dance floor, earlier opening hours

    Toe-tapping patrons at the Roxy Restaurant, a downtown Encinitas dining institution that's been offering live music for years, soon may be permitted to get up and dance. The city's Planning Commission agreed Sept. 6 in a 4-0 vote, with Commissioner Bruce Ehlers absent, to allow the Coast Highway...

  • Encinitas home of famous online gamer shot at with BB gun

    Encinitas home of famous online gamer shot at with BB gun

    A popular professional gamer who has racked up more than 90 million views on the streaming website Twitch said someone shot at his Encinitas home on Sept. 10 and Sept. 11, according to authorities and online videos. The Sheriff’s Department confirmed they responded two days in a row to investigate...

  • Encinitas Crime Report (Sept. 6 to Sept. 9)

    Sept. 9 • Vehicle break-in/theft - 500 block Cam De Orchidia, 8:30 p.m. • Misdemeanor drunk in public: alcohol, drugs, combo or toluene - Alviso Way/Ocean View Avenue, 1:26 p.m. • Misdemeanor use/under the influence of controlled substance - 200 N block El Camino Real, 3:32 a.m. • Misdemeanor drunk...

  • Encinitas events this week (Sept. 14)

    Encinitas events this week (Sept. 14)

    The San Dieguito Heritage Museum will celebrate its 30th anniversary with three family-friendly events over the weekend.

  • City of Encinitas seeking artists to exhibit in 2019

    The city of Encinitas is looking for artists to show and sell work in three civic galleries for its 2019 season. The city of Encinitas Cultural Arts Division oversees three civic galleries: the Civic Center Gallery at City Hall, the Encinitas Library Gallery, and the Encinitas Community Center...

  • Encinitas multifamily properties sell for $10 million in off-market deal

    Encinitas multifamily properties sell for $10 million in off-market deal

    A private investor has acquired a pair of multifamily properties totaling 24 units in Encinitas for $10 million. Located within walking distance of one another, the properties consist of two identical two-story apartment structures located at 1237 and 1353 N. Vulcan Ave. The seller, the Joseph...

  • Gala in the Garden

    Gala in the Garden

    The San Diego Botanic Garden’s 19th annual Gala in the Garden took place Sept. 8. This year’s theme was “Inspiring the Nature within Us.” Julian Duval, president/CEO of San Diego Botanic Garden, was honored with this year’s Paul Ecke, Jr. Award. Duval was selected in recognition of his horticultural...

  • Cardiff Greek Festival

    Cardiff Greek Festival

    Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church hosted the 40th Annual Cardiff Greek Festival Sept. 8 and 9. Event attendees had the opportunity to enjoy and experience Hellenic cuisine, entertainment and hospitality as the church grounds were once again transformed with the sights, sounds,...

  • Olivenhain Municipal Water District maintains exemplary AAA bond rating

    Olivenhain Municipal Water District maintains exemplary AAA bond rating

    Fitch Ratings, a global rating agency that offers independent credit opinions, acknowledged Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s conservative fiscal policies by reaffirming OMWD’s AAA bond rating with a stable outlook. AAA is the highest possible rating awarded by Fitch, and OMWD is one of only...

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