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Rec center roundup

Posted: March 17th, 2017 | Allied Gardens, Communities, Featured, News, San Carlos | No Comments

By Terry Cords The 2017 Spring Program is off to a busy start at both the Allied Gardens Recreation Center and the San Carlos Recreation Center. Detailed information can be obtained by calling the telephone numbers below and by checking the “Program Guides” on the website for the specific Recreation Center.

News from the Allied Gardens/Grantville Community Council

By Shain Haug At the Jan. 24 Town Hall Meeting of the Allied Gardens/Grantville Community Council (AGGCC), we received reports from Liz Saidkhanian of Councilmember Scott Sherman’s staff, Ashley Campbell of Rep. Susan Davis’ office, San Diego Police Department Liaison Officer John Steffen, and San Diego Fire Department Battalion Chief Glen Holder. Our primary speaker […]

Adobe Falls problem moving slowly toward solution

Posted: October 21st, 2016 | Allied Gardens, Communities, News, Top Stories | No Comments

Access to controversial party area may be cut off this winter

by Doug Curlee | Editor-at-Large

For more years than anyone wants to remember, San Diego State students, and many others, have invaded the Adobe Falls area of Alvarado Creek between College Avenue and Waring Road.

People have combined partying with more graffiti painting on the rocks of the falls than anyone could have imagined. Efforts have been proposed to clean the years of paint off the rocks and return them to their natural look, but those efforts have run afoul of various environmental concerns over further polluting the creek itself.

News from the Allied Gardens/Grantville Community Council – Oct. 21

By Shain Haug First Friday concerts Our final concert on Oct. 7 was once again a delightful experience. Theo and the Zydeco Patrol regaled 2,500 of our community with throbbing beats that drew us to the dance floor and a conga line. It was an exciting way to complete our second and very successful season […]

News from the Allied Gardens/Grantville Community Council – Sept. 16

By Shain Haug First Friday concerts Our Sept. 2 concert was a marvelous community event. Rachel Aldous & The Road Home wowed 2,500 of our neighbors with lots of favorites and compelling rhythms. Once again, the folks from Ideal Plumbing, Heating, Air Conditioning, and Electrical (idealsvc.com) treated us to hot dogs, chips, and dessert. The […]

Open house and fall programs at the Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library

By Kathryn Johnson Fall is upon us and while our thoughts tend toward the year coming to an end, there are a lot of new beginnings taking place at the Allied Gardens/Benjamin Library! We are bringing back some favorite programs for youth and starting a new program inspired by STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and […]