Kathy Day

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  • Eddie V's parent company sold

    Eddie V's parent company sold

    Guy Villavaso and Larry Foles spent the past year or so getting Eddie V’s restaurant in La Jolla ready for its late August opening. On Oct. 12, they announced they have sold it and the other Eddie V’s Prime Seafood and Wildfish Seafood Grille restaurants to Darden Restaurants, Inc. The sale will...

  • Sinkhole report: Really just a pothole

    Sinkhole report: Really just a pothole

    Police were directing traffic away from a wide crack that had started to sink on Via Capri at La Jolla Scenic Drive South late Tuesday, but later city officials said the problem just amounted to a large pothole. Crews were able to repair the damage without significant disruption. Initial reports...

  • Driver hits wrong pedal, crashes on Pearl Street

    Driver hits wrong pedal, crashes on Pearl Street

    An unidentified man did severe damage to his vehicle in the parking lot of Pearl Car Wash & Detail at 600 Pearl St. when he drove his car into an electrical utility box Monday about 4 p.m. The crash knocked out power to a streetlight at the corner of Pearl Street and Draper Avenue. The man, who...

  • City says Riford Center side entrance unnecessary

    By Dave Schwab daves@lajollalight.com The Riford Center will not be required to have a temporary construction entrance for the disabled on Bonair Street, the center board’s president said Monday. Glen Rasmussen said in an e-mail to the Light that the city attorney’s office has ruled that “during...

  • Sinkhole closes Campus Point Drive

    A sinkhole opened in the area across Genesee Avenue from Scripps Memorial Hospital Thursday, forcing the closure of the roadway while authorities worked to determine what caused the problem and make repairs. The pit in the middle of Campus Point Drive, near Campus Point Court, was reported shortly...

  • La Jolla man arrested in prescription fraud case

    A 36-year-old La Jolla resident was arrested Wednesday morning on charges involving prescription fraud, according to Amy Roderick of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s San Diego Office. DEA agents and San Diego police served a search warrant on the home of Jeffery Fuller at 6211 La Jolla Blvd....

  • Hikers on a mission make a stop in La Jolla

    Hikers on a mission make a stop in La Jolla

    On Tuesday afternoon, La Jolla photographer Sharon Hinckley spotted four hikers carrying bundles of sticks on their backs at the Encon Gas Station at Torrey Pines and La Jolla Shores Drive. Curious, she asked what they were up to and learned that Greg Spencer, Woodbury Roland, Jordan Mellul and...

  • Herschel building seals the deal for newest Malarkey venture

    Herschel building seals the deal for newest Malarkey venture

    By Kathy Day kday@lajollalight.com If Brian Malarkey and James Brennan hadn’t found just right building, their new restaurant Herringbone might not be coming to La Jolla, the Top Chef finalist and owner of two other area restaurants, said recently. “That beautiful building became available” and...

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