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Psychiatrist Abby Irwin opens practice in La Jolla Village

Abby Irwin, M.D.

Abby M. Irwin, M.D., a board-certified adult psychiatrist, has moved her private psychiatric practice to the La Jolla Village and will be seeing patients at 888 Prospect St., Suite 200.

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.

Spotlight on Local Business: Symphony Home Décor & Design in La Jolla wins custom bedding award

Symphony Moussighi (holding the trophy) with Susan Schultz, editor of Window Fashion Vision Magazine. (Courtesy Photo)

Symphony Home Décor & Design of La Jolla received a first place Design & Ingenuity Workroom Award for custom bedding from Window Fashion Vision Magazine at the competition ceremony on Feb. 5 in Las Vegas. To win, Symphony submitted one of its most-gorgeous duvet sets, Secret in the Nile.

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.

Frontline Cancer: Exploring the link between obesity and cancer

Dr. Scott Lippman

More than two-thirds of U.S. adults are overweight or obese, which comes with a long and heavy list of associated health risks, among them: coronary heart disease, stroke, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes — and cancer. An ever-growing number of studies show that packing on excess pounds increases the risk for cancer, most notably colon, pancreas, kidney, thyroid, breast, endometrial (uterine), esophageal and gallbladder.

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.

La Jolla fitness experts to host Wellness Expo April 5

Chosen as the No. 1 La Jolla chiropractor in “The Best of La Jolla 2012,” readers poll, Dr. Collan Koeppen, D.C. owner and operator of Active Rest Chiropractic (ARC) will present a Fitness & Beauty Expo, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 5 in the Gaines building courtyard, 7590 Fay Ave. (across from Vons).

La Jolla Crime Report

Residents thwart burglary in progress at their La Jolla home.

La Jolla Community Calendar


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