SoccerCity: A dagger poised to strike the heart of San Diego

Posted: June 16th, 2017 | Editorial, Featured | No Comments

By Joe LaCava Mission Valley is the heart of San Diego. Proximity to nearly everything, facilitated by easy access to San Diego’s key transportation corridors, has long made Mission Valley an attractive place to live, work and play. Unfortunately, that may change if the proposed SoccerCity development moves forward. This massive, mixed-use development — which […]

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 […]

Allied Gardens/Grantville Community Council news

By Shain Haug and Tommy Thornton  Town Hall Meetings We had good attendance at the May 23 Allied Gardens/Grantville Community Council (AGGCC) Town Hall Meeting where representatives of SoccerCity gave us a look at the Qualcomm site development initiative that will go to the City Council in June. The minutes of that meeting will be […]

Mission Trails Regional Park Foundation news – June 16, 2017

By Jay Wilson                 25th Amateur Photo Contest All the entries for the Mission Trails Regional Park Foundation’s 25th annual Amateur Photo Contest will be on display in the Visitor Center Gallery from June 17 through July 14. The public reception and awards will be at the Visitor Center on Sunday, June 25, from 2 to […]

Republican Women introduce ‘Navajo Nights’

By Judy McCarty | Navajo Canyon Republican Women Federated Although Navajo Canyon Republican Women Federated (NCRWF) has no official luncheon meetings in July and August, there’s still time for Republican fun! So, we will be hosting “Navajo Nights” during the summer months. This social, informal event is for any Republican woman who wants to spend an […]

Madrid! Day or night, Spain’s heavenly culinary delight

Posted: June 16th, 2017 | Featured | No Comments

By Ron Stern | Global Gumshoe Madrid is a city of passion! Locals, known as madrileños, are ardent about their history, culture and perhaps most of all, their food. From tapas to tomatoes to treats, they love it all and are eager to share their love with visitors looking for a sensory culinary taste explosion. […]