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Tsunami safety focus of forum in La Jolla Shores

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Several San Diego safety and public service organizations gathered March 26 at Kellogg Park in La Jolla Shores to recognize Tsunami Awareness Week, March 23-29, and announce the distribution of new maps that outline the risk of tsunami, as well as suggestions on what to do in the event of one.

Athenaeum Music & Arts Library to oversee Murals of La Jolla

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On March 21, the LJCF’s board of directors voted unanimously to bestow the Murals of La Jolla to the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library

Concours d’Elegance: at 10-year mark, La Jolla luxe auto show’s cachet on the rise

Photographers had fun at last year’s concours event, shooting eye-catching images of all the gorgeous ‘models’ parked in La Jolla Cove.

100 judges are honing their knowledge of luxury autos for the La Jolla Historical Society’s 10th Concours d’Elegance auto show and related events, April 11-13.

Thank You for Being a Friend: La Jolla Library supporters seek new members

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The definition most people have for the word “friend” probably has a lot of components to it. To name a few, friends care, they’re supportive, they offer input, and they may give money every once in a while. But they get something in return, too. The same applies to Friends of the La Jolla Library, who number about 100.

La Jolla preservationist testifies at hearing on post office sales

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Architectural historian Diane Kane, a member of the Save Our La Jolla Post Office Task Force, was invited to testify on the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) sale of historic post office buildings, March 11 in Oakland, Calif.

Bowtie Kind of Guy: La Jolla entrepreneur rides retro style revival

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At the dawn of the bow tie’s resurgence as a sporty fashion accessory, ZB found the selection slim, and decided to design a few of his own.

Investigation into alleged La Jolla elder abuse continues

Robert Stella recovering

Victim’s family seeks his divorce from alleged abuser

Homeless enclaves at La Jolla pedestrian bridge concern residents and police

The overgrown vines covering part sof the pedestrian bridge over Torrey Pines Road create dark shadows even during the day, causing safety concerns for residents and children.

Responding to community concerns about safety on the pedestrian bridge over Torrey Pines Road and the homeless population sometimes found there, San Diego Community Relations Officer Larry Hesselgesser addressed the La Jolla Shores Association (LJSA) at its March 12 meeting, revealing how the police can help with their Quality of Life Team, and how the public, in turn, can help police.

Tips for safe surfing, texting, posting online: Expert talks to La Jolla parents about the power of the Internet

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As Internet safety expert Jon Moffat began his presentation on March 6 to parents with kids in La Jolla schools, he acknowledged that the magnitude of the Internet and all that’s accessible to children online make parents want to “throw every electronic device off a cliff.” However, he argued, that’s not the answer.

The Ripples Effect: Two La Jollans ‘kick-start’ projects via crowdsourcing website

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A second-grader at Stella Maris Academy and a La Jolla High School grad turned to kickstarter.com to raise money for their creative projects.

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