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Powerful Aftershock Jars Katmandu; Nepal Quake Toll Rises

April 26
By L. Carol Ritchie and Scott Neuman / NPR

A magnitude 6.7 aftershock rumbled the Nepalese capital and sent people running for open ground Sunday morning.

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    Local News

  • Traveling Vietnam War Memorial Replica Helps Veterans, Families Heal

    April 24
    By Tarryn Mento

    This story was updated at 4:10 p.m.

    Traveling Vietnam War Memorial Replica Helps Veterans, Families Heal

    In Washington D.C., the Vietnam Veterans Memorial wall is an emotional but healing sight for many who experienced one of the nation’s most unpopular wars. A traveling version of the wall that visits hometowns across the country is coming to San Diego on the USS Midway.

  • How The Fall Of Saigon Made San Diego A Refugee Hub

    April 24
    By Megan Burks
    How The Fall Of Saigon Made San Diego A Refugee Hub

    Some 50,000 Vietnamese refugees passed through Camp Pendleton in the months following the fall of Saigon. The size and duration of the crisis caused a shift in the way the United States approached resettlement, and paved the path for Burmese, East African and Iraqi refugees arriving in San Diego today.

  • Why Micro-Homes Aren't Taking Off In San Diego

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    April 21
    By Claire Trageser
    Why Micro-Homes Aren't Taking Off In San Diego

    Micro-homes — 350-square-foot dwellings or smaller — have become a national trend for residents who pride themselves on not contributing to sprawl. But San Diego's parking rules are keeping the concept from spreading here.

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    Community Events

  • 2nd Annual North Eats Presented By Baker & Olive

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    Ono Yum, in partnership with Baker & Olive, will hold its 2nd annual North Eats food event on April 26 from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. at the Hilton Oceanfront Carlsbad Resort & Spa. Guests will enjoy gourmet bites paired with a day full of live entertainment.

  • 4th Annual Adams Avenue Unplugged

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    The 4th annual Adams Avenue Unplugged will feature 135 artists performing in restaurants, bars, and coffee houses along a two-mile stretch of Adams Ave. Music is scheduled from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, and 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday.

  • Mission Federal ArtWalk: April 25 & 26, 2015

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    The event will fill 17 blocks and feature over 350 artists from all over San Diego, the U.S. and Mexico— showcasing every medium, including painting, sculpture, glass work, photography, fine jewelry and more.

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    Member Benefits

  • Zoltán Mága Live In Concert At Balboa Theatre

    Zoltán Mága, Hungary’s foremost violin virtuoso, performs an exhilarating selection of familiar waltzes, arias and light classical pieces. Courtesy of Andy Trimlett

    Join or renew your KPBS membership and receive tickets to see Zoltán Mága in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at the Balboa Theatre.

  • Joe Bonamassa Live At Humphreys Concerts By The Bay

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    Give at the $360 level during our Membership Campaign and receive a pair of tickets to Joe Bonamassa's Live Tour de Force concert at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Humphreys Concerts By the Bay!

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    Indulge your love of the big screen. From film screenings to giveaways, movie passes, and special offers, you'll feel like you’re walking the red carpet at the Oscars when you join the myKPBS Film Club! Your Film Club benefits will be active as long as you remain a KPBS member. Register now for myKPBS and sign up for the Film Club e-mail list to get announcements of upcoming offers.

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