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. […]

News from the Allied Gardens/Benjamin Branch Library – June 16, 2017

By Kathryn Johnson  On your mark, get set, shop Clear off your bookshelves and mark your calendar for July 29 for our Friends of the Library quarterly book sale! By shopping the thousands of books for sale, you help our amazing Friends of the Allied Gardens Library group generate funds to go toward our programming […]