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  • Panel of scientists talk sexual harassment, offer a variety of ways to handle abuse

    Panel of scientists talk sexual harassment, offer a variety of ways to handle abuse

    To address the proliferation of gender discrimination and sexual harassment within the scientific community, and its multi-faceted nature, Biotech Vendor Services (BVS) hosted a panel event, “Women Breaking the Barriers of Science,” June 28 at the La Jolla Marriott. Largely serious, with moments...

  • Q&A: Meet Point Loma/Ocean Beach peninsula civic volunteer Dave Martin

    Q&A: Meet Point Loma/Ocean Beach peninsula civic volunteer Dave Martin

    Where did you grow up? I was born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. The United States Marine Corps brought me to San Diego. What do you do for a living? I have been involved in the hospitality business for most of my career. Prior to retiring last year, my wife, daughter and son-in-law owned Shades...

  • OB's 'Dottie' comes through for hardware store customers

    OB's 'Dottie' comes through for hardware store customers

    It's 7 a.m. and the sun has just risen over Ocean Beach as Dottie, a sales associate with OB Paint and Hardware, arrives at 4871 Newport Ave. She opens the store for the day's customers and to meet with the salesmen. Dottie walks to work each morning, walks back home for lunch with her sister,...

  • Sit down for the stand-up at Lot's 'Monday Comedy' nights

    Sit down for the stand-up at Lot's 'Monday Comedy' nights

    It's no secret to San Diegans that Point Loma is an established, family-friendly part of town with a big military presence. It's home to some of the most iconic San Diego landmarks, close to the water, and of course, base of the former Navy Training Center-turned-Liberty Station. Among the many...

  • Meet OB MainStreet Association chief Denny Knox

    Meet OB MainStreet Association chief Denny Knox

    Celebrating 40 years, the Ocean Beach Mainstreet Association (OBMA) is a non-profit 501(c) 6. Its mission is to promote and support local business and economic vitality in the Ocean Beach community. The OBMA manages both the Ocean Beach Business Improvement District (BID) and the Maintenance Assessment...

  • Q&A with Point Loma Association chair Clark Anthony Burlingame

    Q&A with Point Loma Association chair Clark Anthony Burlingame

    The Point Loma Association has a 20-member board of directors. Terms are two-years, with maximum service of six consecutive years. The board is led by four officers: Chair (Clark Anthony Burlingame), Vice Chair (Dave Martin), Treasurer (Ted Walker) and Secretary (Ted Kay). There are additional...

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