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  • Clients find 'Diamonds on the Rock' shines in La Jolla

    Clients find 'Diamonds on the Rock' shines in La Jolla

    BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: Bucking the trend of online-buying, Diamonds on the Rock at 5640 La Jolla Blvd., stands solidly in place as a bastion of personalized service and customer care. Owner Debra Levine makes sure of that. "Because diamonds are so unique," she explained. "They're not something you...

  • You Can Bet Your Bugatti: La Jollans host classic-car club weekend

    You Can Bet Your Bugatti: La Jollans host classic-car club weekend

    Most people would think the two Bugattis in his garage sufficient to express Rick Adams’ love for this ultra-high-end car brand. But Adams doesn’t agree with that assessment, since he also had to have the Bugatti logo paved into his driveway. “Doesn’t everybody have a Bugatti logo in their driveway...

  • Another addition to Waverly Gate Wall is complete in La Jolla

    Another addition to Waverly Gate Wall is complete in La Jolla

    The installation of a new section on the Waverly Gate Community Wall (at the Waverly Street entrance ramp to the grassy park behind Bird Rock Elementary) was finished and dedicated in early March. Many Bird Rock merchants and residents participated by purchasing a commemorative tile in 2018 and...

  • People in your Neighborhood: La Jollan Carol Manifold has a song in her heart

    People in your Neighborhood: La Jollan Carol Manifold has a song in her heart

    Choral Consortium of San Diego founder and La Jolla resident Carol Manifold is dedicated to bringing music to the masses. Despite having never been a professional musician, Manifold currently sings with the La Jolla Symphony Chorus and Pacific Women’s Chorus; is on the board of the chamber choir...

  • REINSTALLING HER PASSION: La Jollan Maggie Shen has a change of art

    REINSTALLING HER PASSION: La Jollan Maggie Shen has a change of art

    It was a frog that first convinced La Jolla resident Maggie Shen to become a fine artist. Shen, 39, had enjoyed making art since her parents exposed her to it as a child in suburban Taipei, Taiwan. But she had planned on becoming a veterinarian — a choice that her school district required all students...

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