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  • City weighs in on La Jolla Rec Center playground plan: Hoping for community funds to see it through

    City weighs in on La Jolla Rec Center playground plan: Hoping for community funds to see it through

    The long-discussed La Jolla Rec Center playground renovation could be a reality in about five years, depending on how much the City is involved. To provide insight into the project from the City’s point of view, San Diego Parks Department planner Meredith Dawson spoke at the La Jolla Parks & Recreation...

  • Chabad of La Jolla ushers in Hanukkah at The LOT

    Chabad of La Jolla ushers in Hanukkah at The LOT

    Christmas may define December in the minds of most La Jollans. But on the patio outside The LOT at 5:20 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 2 — just two hours after the La Jolla Christmas Parade marched to a close — Chabad of La Jolla offered a public reminder that it also belongs to Hannukah.

  • La Jolla High to explore peer counselors as part of Social Intelligence program

    La Jolla High to explore peer counselors as part of Social Intelligence program

    In an effort to increase Social Intelligence among its students, La Jolla High School is considering a monthly e-blast with relevant (albeit uncomfortable) topics for parents and a peer-counseling system for students. The update was given during the Nov. 29 La Jolla Cluster Association (LJCA) meeting...

  • Mayor: Put the stanchions back in place, Some La Jollans: Wait for parking study

    Mayor: Put the stanchions back in place, Some La Jollans: Wait for parking study

    Less than 24 hours after the meeting last week to bring those on both sides of the contentious Playa del Norte stanchions issue to the table, San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer’s office announced a decision to reinstate the stanchions in the coming days. The issue, a year-and-a-half in the making...

  • Torrey Pines slope project crews working day and night in La Jolla

    Torrey Pines slope project crews working day and night in La Jolla

    After some back-and-forth requests as to when the City of San Diego should proceed with the Torrey Pines Slope Restoration project, City engineers decided to employ both daytime and nighttime work. Crews were back on site in late November, and work will proceed until March, 2019. The loudest work,...

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