Postcards of La Jolla

Lightning off La Jolla!

Location: Off La Jolla’s coastline

Lightning off La Jolla

Photo: Greg Wiest

Greg watched lightning bolts on the horizon from his 10th floor condo. Greg says “my goal this year is compiling 365 days of La Jolla’s beauty.”


Taken: July 10, 2010
Location: Salk Institute in La Jolla

Photo: Susan DeMaggio

Last year (2010) brought The Salk Institute’s exhibit of Dale Chihuly glass scupltures at its seaside research center.

Witnessing the collapse

Taken: Dec. 21, 2010
Location: Bird Rock

Photo: Ed Cabo

This shot was taken at sunset on Dec. 21 just as Bird Rock’s signature rock collapsed. La Jolla Realtor Ed Cabo was taking sunset photos when the rock went down, he said.

Children’s Pool, summer day

Taken: July 2010
Location: Children’s Pool, La Jolla

Photo: Isabelle Rojas

Ken Hunrichs submitted this photo, taken by Isabelle Rojas, with this message: “Thank you Ellen Browning Scripps.”

Foggy afternoon

Taken: Dec. 12, 2010
Location: Windansea

Photo: Kyle Malone



[gravityform id=2 name=Postcardsof La Jolla]

La Jolla Community Calendar


Bottom Buttons 1

Bottom Buttons 2

Bottom Buttons 3

Bottom Buttons 4

Bottom Buttons 5

Bottom Buttons 6

RSS North Coastal News

  • Last year for Del Mar Union School District transitional kindergarten August 1, 2014
    The Del Mar Union School District is entering the last school year where it will be required to offer transitional kindergarten class — so far. Legislation is pending that would make it mandatory for districts to offer the program to low-income students. DMUSD’s transitional kindergarten (TK) serves a quarter of its population and to date will bring an addit […]
  • Friends of Gonzales Canyon spruce up Carmel Valley site August 1, 2014
    On July 19, Friends of Gonzales Canyon volunteers helped paint a new kiosk in the Carmel Valley canyon. […]
  • Solana Beach water district receives national award in financial reporting for eighth year August 1, 2014
    The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) presented the Santa Fe Irrigation District the GFOA’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the District’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). This is the eighth year successively that SFID has received this award. The Certificate of Ac […]