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San Diego Int'l Film Fest marks Gregory Peck centennial with award

The late La Jolla-born actor Gregory Peck once compared his favorite film “To Kill a Mockingbird” (directed by Robert Mulligan in 1962, in which Peck played attorney Atticus Finch) with the village of his childhood. “In the 1920s, La Jolla was a magical little resort community. … There was even...

San Diego Int'l Film Fest marks Gregory Peck centennial with award

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  • New art lines the walls of café gallery in Bird Rock

    New art lines the walls of café gallery in Bird Rock

    Through the month of September, internationally acclaimed artist Peggy Hinaekian is exhibiting her abstract work on canvas, along with signed and numbered prints, at Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, 5627 La Jolla Blvd. Also on exhibit are the photographs of La Jolla High School sophomores Mack Bonebrake...

  • Exhibit showcases groundbreaking local photographers

    Exhibit showcases groundbreaking local photographers

    Starting Friday, Sept. 23, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) galleries in La Jolla will offer a 10-week look at "The Uses of Photography: Art, Politics, and the Reinvention of a Medium." The exhibition highlights a network of artists connected with UCSD's Visual Art Department who, from...

  • People in the Neighborhood: Meet Susie Grafte of Ooh La La Dance Academy

    People in the Neighborhood: Meet Susie Grafte of Ooh La La Dance Academy

    Editor's Note: Welcome to La Jolla Light's "People in the Neighborhood" series, which shines a spotlight on notable locals we all wish we knew more about! Light staff is out on the town talking to familiar, friendly faces to bring you their stories. If you know someone you'd like us to profile...

  • The Go-Go’s end farewell tour with rockin’ homecoming concert in Los Angeles

    The Go-Go’s end farewell tour with rockin’ homecoming concert in Los Angeles

    — CONCERT REVIEW: With a signature blend of catchy pop hooks, California surf-rock guitar riffs, punk-attitude lyrics and girl-group harmonies, The Go-Go’s have made a lasting impression in the music world. Thirty-eight years after forming in 1978, the all-female pop/rock band bid adieu to the...

  • Prestigious watch brand, Patek Philippe, now at CJ Charles Jewelers in La Jolla

    Prestigious watch brand, Patek Philippe, now at CJ Charles Jewelers in La Jolla

    — BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: As of September 2016, CJ Charles Jewelers in La Jolla is an official retailer for the Swiss watch brand, Patek Philippe, which is renowned for innovation, quality and heritage. Established in Geneva in 1839, Patek Phillipe is the last independently family-owned watch manufacturer....

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