Category archives for: La Jolla

La Jolla’s Children’s Pool Walk project short $80,000

As construction resumes on the Children’s Pool lifeguard tower — after a minor delay due to a seagull chick that was nesting there — so does fundraising for the Children’s Pool Walk beautification project.

Burns Drugs’ space in La Jolla to undergo big renovation

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Alcorn & Benton Architects were selected for the renovation and a preliminary design has been chosen.

La Jolla community planners disagree with city on trustee election challenge

LJCPA trustee Rob Whittemore, who was elected to the board in March, shares his interpretation of a letter from the city regarding a challenge to the March election.

City says La Jolla’s officially recognized planning group risks decertification with its vote.

La Jolla Music Society to name planned Fay Avenue complex the ‘Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center’

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La Jolla Music Society has raised $50 million to fund the construction of a new performing arts complex, which will be named the Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center. With the year-long “silent phase” of the capital campaign completed, the Music Society is launching a public effort to raise an additional $10 million for an endowment to help support programming at the center, the society announced Saturday at its SummerFest gala.

La Jolla’s Ivanhoe Avenue: A laid-back treasure then, now … and evermore?

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This tranquil street, with its array of notable architecture, boutique shops, offices and cozy eateries, is worth another look.

Tickets on sale for Luau and Legends of Surfing Invitational benefitting La Jolla’s Moores Cancer Center

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Now in its 21st year, the Luau and Legends of Surfing Invitational (formerly known as the Luau and Longboard Invitational) will kick off 8 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 17 on the beach near Scripps Pier.

Board undecided about stop sign at Fay/West Muirlands in La Jolla

At the La Jolla Traffic and Transportation (T&T) advisory board meeting July 24, a proposed four-way stop sign on Fay Avenue and West Muirlands Drive came up for vote.

Centennial Crossroads: La Jolla Woman’s Club marks 100 years by looking ahead to 100 more

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As the La Jolla Woman’s Club prepares for its centennial in the historic Irving Gill building at 7791 Draper Ave. in October, club members are planning the next 100 years, and the many ways they can honor its mission and core values, while addressing contemporary needs.

Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins hears from constituents at La Jolla Library

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Between her stint as acting governor and birthday, La Jolla’s Assembly rep dropped by La Jolla Library.

Help Wanted: La Jolla Village Merchants have 10 openings for board trustees

LJVMA uses money to beautify and promote the Village from an annual fee on merchants in La Jolla’s business improvement district (BID), which includes businesses between the coast and Pearl Street/Torrey Pines Road.  Susan DeMaggio

The LJVMA will elect as many as 10 new board members during its October meeting

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