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Local Hero Daniel Calac, MD, Addresses Health in American Indian Community

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As a child growing up on the Pauma Indian Reservation, Daniel Calac, M.D., remembers the dirt. Literally. Read more

Educator Roy Cook selected as 2014 American Indian Heritage Month Local Hero

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He is a tribal writer, self-published author, journalist, and a Native singer and American Indian artist. He’s also an educator, one who carries the teachings of his elders and passes ... Read more

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Food Events

Puzzling Adventure Wine Experience

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 34567 Rancho California Road, Temecula, CA

NFL Happy Hour At Islands Restaurants

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 Islands Restaurants

Puzzling Adventure Wine Experience

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 34567 Rancho California Road, Temecula, CA

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Gardening Events

Garden Show

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 Myrtle Creek Botanical Gardens, 2940 Reche Rd Fallbrook CA 92028

Winter Orchid Show & Sale

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 Balboa Park, Casa Del Prado (Room 101) 1549 El Prado, San Diego, CA

San Diego County Orchid Society Presents: 'Around The World With Orchids'

Friday, March 27, 2015 Scottish Rite Event Center, 1895 Camino Del Rio South, San Diego, CA 92108

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San Diego Zoo's Baby Gorilla Is A Crowd Pleaser

Dec. 31
By City News Service
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The still-unnamed male was born Dec. 26 to mother Jessica, 34, and father Paul Donn, 25.

With 5 Left in World, San Diego Zoo Checks Health Of Its Northern White Rhino

Dec. 29
By City News Service
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Zoo officials said Nola, 40, displayed behavioral changes and a thick nasal discharge Saturday.

Monocled Cobra That Went Loose In Thousand Oaks Now At San Diego Zoo

Dec. 23
By City News Service
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A venomous white monocled cobra that was captured after four days on the loose in Thousand Oaks moved into her new home Wednesday at the San Diego Zoo.

San Diego Beer Drinkers Find Not All Breweries Welcome Outside Growlers

Dec. 22
By Claire Trageser
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Starting this year, California beer drinkers were supposed to be able to take beer jugs called growlers into any brewery and say, "fill 'er up." But not all San Diego breweries have opened up their taps.

Welcoming The Final 'Hobbit' Movie With A Mealtime Marathon

Dec. 17
By Beth Accomando and Richard Klein
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The latest installment of “The Hobbit Trilogy” — “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” — boasts that it is “The Defining Chapter.” Well, let’s just say that hopefully it will be the last.

Tips For Winter Gardening In California

Dec. 17
Midday Edition
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All of this rain reminded us that we are approaching the time of year when it is best to plant native species.

Philippine Government Charges US Marine With Murder Of Transgender Woman (Video)

Dec. 15
By Beth Ford Roth
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U.S. Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton, 19, now faces murder charges in the Philippines in connection with the Oct. 11 drowning death of transgender Filipina Jennifer Laude in a motel bathroom.

Tips On Finding The Right Pets For Your Family

Dec. 15
Midday Edition
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Staff from Helen Woodward Animal Center will also share tips on keeping your pets safe around the holidays.

Rare Northern White Rhino Dies At San Diego's Safari Park

Dec. 15
By City News Service and Associated Press
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Angalifu was one of six left in the world. He was 44 years old and apparently died of old age.

'Wild' Offers Artistically Tame Journey Of Self-Discovery

Dec. 11
By Beth Accomando
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"Wild" is the story of one woman’s journey to find herself and as such, there's a lot of introspection and internal dialogue.