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American Indian Heritage Month Local Hero Vickie Gambala

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She’s a Cherokee Indian from Oklahoma, a devoted leader of Native education in San Diego County, community uniter, mother of three, and powwow veteran. Meet Vickie Gambala, 2015 American Indian ... Read more

American Indian Heritage Month Local Hero Stan Rodriguez

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He’s a U.S. Navy veteran, a Native linguist, an inspired musical can rattler, devout educator and student of local Native culture. Meet Stan Rodriguez, 2015 American Indian Heritage Month Local ... Read more

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Food Events

Take Time: Collages And Holiday Art Sale By Joshua Krause

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015 The Rose Wine Bar and Bottleshop Sidebar

Take Time: Collages And Holiday Art Sale By Joshua Krause

Friday, Dec. 4, 2015 The Rose Wine Bar and Bottleshop Sidebar

Take Time: Collages And Holiday Art Sale By Joshua Krause

Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 The Rose Wine Bar and Bottleshop Sidebar

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Gardening Events

Old Fashioned Christmas

Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 Myrtle Creek Botanical Garden And Nursery

Holiday Gift Shop Open House

Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 Water Conservation Garden at Cuyamaca College

Planting Party At The Kendall-Frost Marsh

Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 Kendall-Frost Marsh

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Syrians Could Soon Be Next Refugee Group To Call San Diego Home

Aug. 26
By Megan Burks
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More than 4 million Syrians are fleeing a violent civil war. The U.S. State Department has agreed to bring some of them into the country.

San Diego Padres Pave The Way For Sustainable Food

Aug. 25
By Matt Hoffman
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American sports stadiums aren't just places to watch a game, they’re places to eat. But where does that food come from, and what happens to the waste?

San Diego Travel Experts Share Last-Minute Summer Travel Tips

Aug. 24
Midday Edition
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Summer is almost over, but there is still time to plan for a staycation in San Diego or a weekend getaway.

Barrio Logan Education Program Sends More Immigrants To College

Aug. 20
By Jean Guerrero
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A college-preparation program for low-income, mostly immigrant families has been trying to meet rising demand for its services. The Barrio Logan College Institute starts preparing children for college in third grade.

3 Cool Summer Dishes To Beat The Heat

Aug. 18
Midday Edition
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From chilled honeydew soup to watermelon pizza, these recipes will cool people down as temperatures heat up across San Diego County.

Rare Fruit Trees Thrive Amid California Drought

Aug. 6
Midday Edition
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There are drought-friendly alternatives to thirsty fruit trees. Fig, loquat and pomegranate trees require very little water or no water at all.

Lawmakers Ask Obama To Update Animal Welfare Act

July 31
By City News Service
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A group of federal lawmakers called on President Barack Obama's administration to update 20-year-old rules governing the treatment of captive marine mammals, such as killer whales at SeaWorld San Diego.

Roundtable Looks At Terminal 1 Re-Do, ICE Detention Case, Downtown Loos

July 31
By Pat Finn, Alison St John
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It's only 48 years old, but Lindbergh Field's Terminal One is approaching the end of its life. Being detained by ICE means entering an alternate legal universe. And should downtown public toilets stay? Or should they go?

San Diego Tourism Authority Books 57 Future Conventions

July 29
By City News Service
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The San Diego Tourism Authority estimated that the conventions that were booked will generate around $30 million in hotel tax revenue and pump $1.9 billion into the economy.

San Diego Zoo Breaks Ground On $68M Africa Exhibit

July 29
By City News Service
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The eight-acre Africa Rocks project is the largest in the San Diego Zoo's history.