Category archives for: La Jolla

SANDAG responds to 11th-hour trolley shift woes; e-mails show agency may have reached accord with Mormon temple before hearing public input in La Jolla

SANDAG 6

Sherri Lightner said the final environmental report is not complete, and ‘opportunities’ remain for further revisions.

Focusing on Finance: La Jolla seminar offers tips for talking to kids about money

Hillel Katzeff and Glenda Sacks have tips and advice for introducing children to the topic of money and finance. Ashley Mackin

At what point should parents talk to their children about money? How do mom and dad bring up financial planning without scaring them? Why do children learn about “the birds and the bees” before they learn how to balance a budget?

Bird Rock Coffee Roasters earns Zagat acclaim

Bird Rock Coffee Roasters is located at 5627 La Jolla Blvd.

Bird Rock Coffee Roasters was recently named to the Zagat list of Hottest Coffee Shops in 15 U.S. Cities. Joining cities like Seattle, Los Angeles and Boston, Bird Rock Coffee Roasters earned acclaim for using free-trade beans roasted on site.

La Jolla’s Bishop’s School takes first in San Diego Mock Trials

After their victory, the Bishop's School team celebrates their victory in the courtroom. Courtesy

Three La Jolla Schools placed in the top 10 at the San Diego County Bar Association (SDCBA) Mock Trials with The Bishop’s School winning first place, La Jolla Country Day School taking third, and La Jolla High School placing seventh.

Two events will mark St. Patrick’s Day in La Jolla

irish-musician-st-paktricks-day-clip-art

Mary, Star-of-the-Sea Church will host its second St. Patrick’s Day celebration, 6 p.m. Saturday, March 15 at 7725 Girard Ave. and The 35th annual St. Patrick’s Day Open Reading of Irish Poetry and Prose is set for 7 p.m. (until it ends) Monday, March 17 at D.G.Wills Books, 7461 Girard Ave.

La Jolla teen honored at White House film fest

Lilly-Grossman-022814_filmfest-Obama

While her fellow classmates were experiencing a rare torrential downpour last month, one La Jolla High School junior was having a rare experience of an entirely different kind several times zones away: being recognized at the White House’s inaugural Student Film Festival.

President Barack Obama to attend democratic fundraiser at Irwin Jacobs’ home in La Jolla in May

Irwin Jacobs. File

he Associated Press is reporting that President Barack Obama will travel to California in May to raise money for House Democrats at the La Jolla home of Qualcomm Inc. founder Irwin Jacobs. That’s according to an invitation obtained by The Associated Press.

Tip o’ the Hat: Local Irish Congress honors two La Jollans

Scott Dodge has been named 2014 Irish Man of the Year and Mary Johnson as 2014 San Diego Woman of the Year by the Irish Congress of Southern California for their legendary community service. They will ride in the 34th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade Saturday, March 15, 2014 in Balboa Park, San Diego. (Photo Illustration by Daniel K. Lew and Ashley Mackin)

Scott Dodge has been named 2014 Irish Man of the Year and Mary Johnson as 2014 San Diego Woman of the Year by the Irish Congress of Southern California for their legendary community service. They will ride in the 34th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade Saturday, March 15 in Balboa Park.

La Jolla Community Planners elect trustees, grapple with project density

LJCPA Benton McInerney 2

Elected were: Bob Collins, Jim Fitzgerald, Joe LaCava, Robert Mapes, Alex Outwater, Jim Ragsdale and Rob Whittemore.

UC San Diego symposium marks NAFTA’s 20th year

University of California President Janet Napolitano

Janet Napolitano was in La Jolla March 6 for the symposium marking the 20th year since implementation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

La Jolla Community Calendar

Facebook

Bottom Buttons 1

Bottom Buttons 2

Bottom Buttons 3

Bottom Buttons 4

Bottom Buttons 5

Bottom Buttons 6

RSS North Coastal News