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Burns Drugs to close its doors after 62 years in La Jolla

Burns Drugs employee Liz Nelander, owner Wayne Woods, and employees Liz Rogers and Nicole Caulfield share memories at the costmetics counter.

The pharmacy will fill its last prescription April 15. The store will remain open until next month to sell its remaining inventory.

Party with a purpose: Anchors aweigh for La Jolla’s Bishop’s School auction

Bishop’s Auction co-chairs Margot Kerr, Alice Hayes and Dawn Calvetti. Courtesy

It’s anchors aweigh for The Bishop’s School community on April 12 when the 2014 auction, All Aboard! U.S.S. Bishop’s, sets sail to raise funds in direct support of student need-based financial aid and faculty professional-growth programs.

La Jolla Parks & Beaches agrees to drive Whale View Point beautification

One task in the Whale View Point project is to ease the transition from beach paths to city sidewalks. (Photos by Ashley Mackin)

The La Jolla Parks and Beaches (LJPB) advisory committee heard updates on two public improvement projects — the Whale View Point shoreline enhancement plan and the Children’s Pool Walk beautification project — during its March 24 meeting.

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.

Postal Service: We strictly adhere to rules for sale of historic properties

For more than two years, the Save Our La Jolla Post Office Task Force has been working to assure the U.S. Postal Service does not sell the historic post office building at 1140 Wall St.

As news organizations have reported, the U.S. Postal Service is in a financial crisis that necessitates the passage of comprehensive postal reform legislation to return the organization to sound financial footing now and for the future.

Burning Red Gala draws La Jolla High School Foundation supporters

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“Burning Red” was the theme of The Foundation of La Jolla High School’s annual fundraising gala, which took place March 22, 2014 at Green Acre on Campus Point in University City. Merriment at the Burning Red Gala Bash included food, drinks, auctions and dancing to music by The Jones Revival band.

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

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.

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