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Big Brothers Big Sisters honors Padres Chairman Ron Fowler as 2012 ‘Person of the Year’ at La Jolla event

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Big Brothers Big Sisters’ 50th annual Gourmet Dinner in La Jolla helped raise $600,000 for its youth-mentoring program and honored its 2012 “Person of the Year,” Ron Fowler, CEO of Liquid Investments Inc. and chairman of the San Diego Padres.

City offers Christmas tree recycling in La Jolla

The City of San Diego will provide residents with the opportunity to recycle their Christmas trees with two drop-off sites in La Jolla.

La Jolla Morgan Stanley broker named to Barron’s Top 100 Financial Advisors list

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For the third year in a row, Robert Inbody, a managing director with Morgan Stanley in La Jolla, was named to the list of Barron’s Top 100 financial advisors in the nation. Inbody, a Del Mar resident, is the only broker in San Diego County to achieve this honor.

Art museums in La Jolla and San Diego launch collaborative ‘Behold, America!’

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Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego in La Jolla celebrates the opening of a three-museum exhibition, “Behold, America!” — a grand collaboration with American works from the collections of MCASD, San Diego Museum of Art, and Timken Museum.

Life after C Street: Mayor Sanders’ go-to gal ready for some La Jolla leisure time

Julie Dubick winds down her days in the mayor's office.

“ It’s really important to remember that you represent everybody — even the views you don’t agree with. ” — Julie Dubick, Chief of staff to Mayor Jerry Sanders

La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club readies for National Over 40 Hard Court Championships

A player practices for a 2011 match at La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club. (Courtesy Photo)

La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club will host the 40th annual United States Tennis Association’s National Over 40 Hard Court Tennis Championships, Nov. 26-Dec. 2 for men and women, plus father/son and grandfather/grandson doubles.

La Jolla dentist John Taddey uses latest techniques for long-term results

Dr. John Taddey, DDS, and Dr. Tracy Taddey, DDS, operate a father-and-daughter practice in La Jolla. (Courtesy Photo)

Dr. John Taddey, DDS, opened his La Jolla dental office in 1974 and continues to practice family cosmetic dentistry there, alongside his daughter/partner, Tracy Taddey, DDS, and his daughter, Kristin, who is one of his three hygienists. With some 30 years in business, Taddey has fond memories of the generations of patients he’s served. He said he finds it exciting to work with his daughters, using new dental technologies.

$30K still needed for Christmas parade; registration for contingents closes Friday, Nov. 2

Parade committee chair and La Jolla Town Council board member Ann Kerr Bache displays a promotional poster for the parade, which includes a 1984 photograph from the La Jolla Historical Society. It shows the of the Cameron Highlanders Band contingent, which was sponsored by La Jolla Music Company. Pat Sherman

The lack of county and other usual parade funding has made donating to this year’s event crucial, organizers say.

La Jolla Newcomers Club hosts welcome event for new members

Ruth Abelow, Joan Ressler and David Abelow attend the La Jolla Newcomers Club’s fall 2012 gathering at Prospect Bar & Grill in La Jolla. Courtesy Photo

The La Jolla Newcomers Club recently held a fall kickoff event at the Prospect Bar & Grill for its new members. The nonprofit club was organized so newcomers to the area can meet, form friendships, and participate in club-sponsored events to enhance their social lives.

Film lovers turn out for San Diego Film Festival salute to director Gus Van Sant in La Jolla

Film festival attendee Tomas Tonder (left) with director and event honoree Gus Van Sant. Photo  by Pat Sherman

A bevvy of Hollywood stars walked the red carpet Thursday night, Sept. 27, at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego in La Jolla for the San Diego Film Festival’s tribute to filmmaker Gus Van Sant (“Milk,” “To Die For,” “My Own Private Idaho”).

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  • ‘Downton Abbey’ Spring Tea to be held by Del Mar Community Connections April 18, 2014
    All things “Downton Abbey”— from ‘20s tunes to exotic teas — will be featured as Del Mar Community Connections holds its annual spring tea on Wednesday, April 23, at St. Peter’s Parish Hall, 324 14th St., Del Mar. The 2-4 p.m. event includes music from the “Downton” era performed by entertainers “Janet and Jay” and piano music provided by Lori Ritman, who al […]
  • Week in sports for Carmel Valley, Solana Beach and Del Mar April 18, 2014
    Cathedral Catholic extended its winning streak to 11 games as the Dons opened Western League play with a 7-2 victory over Patrick Henry on April 9. The victory followed a 7-4 nonleague win against Mater Dei Catholic two days earlier. Will Law had three hits including a home run and a double and drove in four runs to lead the Dons in the Patrick Henry game. […]
  • 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. […]