Category archives for: La Jolla

Car sharing coming to La Jolla

Jacques Chirazi from San Diego’s Economic Growth Services Department makes a presentation to the La Jolla Traffic and Transportation committee.

Would you like an electric car-sharing program similar to one used in San Diego’s downtown and uptown areas to come to La Jolla? The city wants to know.

Tsunami safety focus of forum in La Jolla Shores

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

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

Election for District Attorney: Prosecutor Terri Wyatt departed DA’s office to run for former boss’s seat

The career of retired prosecutor Terri Wyatt includes serving as division chief of the Lifer Hearing unit in the San Diego County District Attorney’s office, where she supervised the first parole suitability hearing for La Jolla socialite turned convicted murderer Betty Broderick (who was denied parole). Courtesy

La Jolla Town Council will host a forum with the candidates 5 p.m. April 10 at La Jolla Rec Center, 615 Prospect St.

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.

BREAKING NEWS: Police investigate death after car crash in La Jolla

A La Jolla thoroughfare was closed Friday (March 28, 2014) as police investigated the death of a man following a two-vehicle accident, police said.

La Jolla DPR committee reviews two projects for Herschel, Fay avenues

Daniel Linn shows the DPR committee photos of the properties on the block with the proposed project superimposed to show scale. Ashley Mackin

Two projects came before the Development Permit Review (DPR) committee meeting March 18 — one for a preliminary review and the other hoping for a final review.

Vote totals in from La Jolla Town Council trustee election

Cindy Greatrex

La Jolla Town Council President Cindy Greatrex reported to La Jolla Light that in the council’s yearly election of March 2014, there were eight candidates for five trustee cabinet openings.

BREAKING NEWS: Hazmat situation at UCSD engineering building contanied, say officials

The Jacobs School of Engineering building on the UC San Diego campus was evacuated Thursday morning (March 27), reports CBS News 8. Three people were rushed to the hospital and another is being treated at the scene following a hazmat situation.

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


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.

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RSS North Coastal News

  • Man pleads guilty in fatal Del Mar hit-and-run case April 17, 2014
    A man who drove drunk and struck a marine biologist in a crosswalk in Del Mar, then fled the scene, pleaded guilty April 16 to gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and a hit-and-run allegation. Christopher ``Chip’’ Stockmeyer, 41, faces between nine and 15 years in prison when he is sentenced June 20 for the March 28 death of Rachel Morrison. […]
  • Del Mar Powerhouse 10U Champions April 17, 2014
    The Del Mar Powerhouse 10U team played two pool play games and two elimination games to go undefeated in the Triple Crown Sports San Diego Open and win the Division 1 Championship. The boys showed great determination and fight to come away victorious in elimination play and battle for the win with a one-run margin of victory for both semi-final and champions […]
  • Canyon Crest girls crack top three at Arcadia, set new school record April 17, 2014
    Several young women runners from Carmel Valley high schools raced well in the Arcadia Invitational on April 11-12 in Los Angeles. Arcadia is considered to be one of the most competitive high school track and field meets in the country, drawing both national and international athletes to compete. […]