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  • How the engineer became a children's book author

    How the engineer became a children's book author

    Carmel Valley children's book author Henry Herz has three new books coming out this September.

  • Elementary school district ballots set for November

    Elementary school district ballots set for November

    Both the Solana Beach and Del Mar Union School District will have contested elections this November. The Solana Beach School District has four candidates for three available seats. Incumbents President Debra Schade and board member Vicki King will seek re-election alongside new candidates Gaylin...

  • Video recording of SDUHSD meetings begins

    Video recording of SDUHSD meetings begins

    The San Dieguito Union High School District (SDUHSD) board was in front of the camera for the first time at its Aug. 16 board meeting—the first meeting to be recorded for posting by the recently installed camera. Following a request by SDUHSD Trustee John Salazar to provide video recordings of...

  • San Dieguito to partner with Sandy Hook Promise

    San Dieguito to partner with Sandy Hook Promise

    As another school year is set to begin, school safety is the top issue on many people's minds. SDUHSD is working to partner with Sandy Hook Promise this year to provide safety and wellness initiatives.

  • Solana Beach district to make room for Pacific Highlands Ranch growth

    Solana Beach district to make room for Pacific Highlands Ranch growth

    Like neighboring Del Mar Union School District, the Solana Beach School District is working on how to handle the increased enrollment growth coming from new homes in Pacific Highlands Ranch. The district is looking at a projected 896 new homes being built in the area over the next six school years...

  • Seabreeze senior living aiming for fall approval from planning board

    Seabreeze senior living aiming for fall approval from planning board

    The process continues to transform a longstanding equestrian facility in Carmel Valley into senior housing. The Carmel Valley Community Planning Board’s regional issues subcommittee reviewed the proposed Seabreeze senior living community at its Aug. 6 meeting—the project is located on the site...

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