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La Jolla News Nuggets: Fay Avenue cinema design approved, chick’s departure means tower work can resume … and more

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Hearing set for Casa Beach closure, George’s restaurant terrace OK to ‘grow’

Elder abuse case update: Restraining order filed against alleged perpetrator, hoarded trash hauled from home

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A judge granted a five-year restraining order against the woman accused of abusing 91-year-old La Jollan Robert Stella.

Large tree limb falls at La Jolla Rec Center, hits two cars

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The limb landed on the hood of one car and rear bumper of another, causing only minor damage.

‘The Orphan of Zhao’ opening draws crowd to La Jolla Playhouse

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The opening night party for “The Orphan of Zhao” July 11, 2014 at La Jolla Playhouse was attended by sponsors, board members and the press with rave reviews coming from all. Some critics have likened the epic tragedy to the Chinese version of “Hamlet,” starring BD Wong. It runs through Aug. 3 on La Jolla Playhouse’s Mandel Weiss stage on the UC San Diego campus.

Scenery for the Greenery: New sculpture exhibit blooms at San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas

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Any time of year is a good time to visit San Diego Botanic Garden, but now is particularly inviting, with the recent installation of the fourth annual “Sculpture in the Garden” show. The garden itself is a beauty, boasting 37 acres filled with almost 4,000 types of plants from around the world. The sculptures, placed in appropriate settings throughout the garden, provide an added feast for the eyes.

La Jolla’s Development Permit Review group considers array of housing projects

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The David Copley Trust is seeking divide the late newspaperman’s “Foxhole” estate at Virginia Way and Ivanhoe Avenue in half.

Attorney: La Jolla breached fireworks agreement

La Jolla Cove is a popular spot to watch La Jolla's Independence Day fireworks. Photo by Greg Wiest

Fireworks legal representatives say Coast Law’s claim “misrepresents the facts and misreads the settlement agreement.”

Mmm Mmm Good! Hundreds gather for annual Kiwanis Club of La Jolla pancake breakfast

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Kiwanis Club of La Jolla’s 51st annual pancake breakfast July 19, 2014 at La Jolla Recreation Center fed and entertained more than 900 attendees. Noting that the primary purpose of the party is for the community to come out and have a good time, event organizers proclaimed the event a success — especially for the kids under age 10 who can eat for free.

‘Jolly Jewel Parade?’ ‘La Joy-a in La Jolla?’ La Jolla merchants group requests neutral name for Christmas Parade

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“It was determined that it was OK for us to do this, to look into it,” association board president Claude-Anthony Marengo said.

La Jolla BID group (Village Merchants Association) votes to take over July 4 fireworks

A scene from this year's fireworks display at La Jolla Cove.

Candidates also sought for October election to the La Jolla Village Merchants Association board of directors.

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