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San Diego-Based Equinox Center Names New Managing Director

The Equinox Center, a San Diego-based nonprofit that focuses on sustainability and quality of life issues, announced today that Stephen Heverly was named managing director, replacing Lani Lutar. Jocelyn Maggard was hired as a program administrator. “We are thrilled to bring Stephen and Jocelyn on board,” said Trevor Callan, chairman of the Equinox Board of […]

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Ad Club’s 10th Annual Interactive Day Coming to San Diego

The San Diego Ad Club will present the 10th annual Interactive Day San Diego, a one-day conference on Friday covering the latest industry trends with presentations by top digital marketing innovators from across the United States. More than 1,000 people are expected to attend on May 16 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. Regarded as one of the premier digital […]

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Hot, Dry, Windy Weather Poses Increased Risk of Fire Danger

Dry, hot and windy conditions in San Diego County this week add up to increased fire danger, authorities warned Monday. High-pressure systems will strengthen over the Great Basin and along the West Coast through Thursday, bringing much warmer daytime temperatures, along with low humidity levels and strong air currents out of the east and northeast, […]

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Spring Valley Brush Fire Sparked in Transient Camp

A slow-moving brush fire that may have erupted in a makeshift encampment used by transients blackened about a quarter-acre in an overgrown ravine near Sweetwater Reservoir on Monday. The blaze, which caused no structural damage or injuries, began spreading shortly before 3:30 a.m. off  in Spring Valley, according to Cal Fire. It took about 25 ground […]

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Father Joe Endorses Chris Cate in District 6 Council Race

City Council candidate Chris Cate picked up the endorsement of longtime homeless advocate Father Joe Carroll, whose organization Father Joe’s Villages runs rehabilitation programs throughout San Diego. “Chris Cate cares about people in need, he cares about this community, and he’s running for Council for the right reasons — to make our City better. That’s why I support […]