News from Patrick Henry High School – July 21, 2017

By Elizabeth Gillingham Triple E winners Bea Evenson, a local philanthropist, generously donated funds to Patrick Henry High School to award students who have exhibited the three E’s in community service: Excellence, Ethics and Enterprise. Awards have been given in the past for many activities including participation and achievements in various community organizations, all manners […]

News from the San Carlos Library – July 21, 2017

By Sue Hotz | Friends of the Public Library Yes, we’re open We thank our library staff for their diligence in restoring the branch’s collection following the RFID upgrade, and for all of their assistance throughout the year. They are: Branch Manager David Ege; Youth Services Librarian Erin Moore; Librarian Mary Brandt; Library Assistants Mimi Labrucherie […]

Navajo Nights II

By Judy McCarty | Navajo Canyon Republican Women Federated If you missed our terrific “Navajo Nights” in July, you will want to mark your calendars now for our Aug. 10 reprise. This time, Barry Jantz, CEO of Grossmont Health District and retired La Mesa City Council member, will provide timely and informed comments and have time […]

Curbside Styrofoam recycling now available

Posted: July 21st, 2017 | Columns, District 7 Dispatch, Featured | No Comments

By Scott Sherman | District 7 Dispatch Recently, the City Council unanimously approved the addition of expanded polystyrene (EPS) food service containers such as foam drinking cups and food containers to the city’s curbside recycling program that became effective this month. This policy achievement is a goal my office has been working on since taking […]

News from Patrick Henry High School – June 16, 2017

By Elizabeth Gillingham Spring sports finish strong Donald Kay, Patrick Henry’s extraordinary golfer, shot a 68 at Poppy Hills in Monterey to finish tied for second in the CIF State golfing championship. The round was virtually flawless and included six birdies. Congratulations also go to the track team, who participated in the city league conference finals. […]