Shara Fisler thrives at her job. She is the executive director for the Ocean Discovery Institute, an educational program she founded 15 years ago, in order to empower young people ... Read more/news/2015/mar/03/womens-history-month-local-hero-shara-fisler-helps/
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- March 10
The giant pandas at the San Diego Zoo are feeling amorous, but it likely won't be known for awhile if Tuesday's encounter between Bai Yun and Gao Gao will produce offspring.
- March 7
The American Civil Liberties Union has started searching for deportees in Mexico who may be eligible to return to the United States as part of a class-action lawsuit against the federal government.
- March 6
Animal keepers said both already are running throughout their grassy habitat and staying close to the herd.
- March 6
SeaWorld San Diego is suspending the show for at least two weeks to deal with an unprecedented number of sea lion rescues this year.
- March 4
- Midday Edition
The San Diego Audubon Society is sponsoring the Bird Festival, and is emphasizing the environmental and conservation benefits of maintaining bird habitats.
- March 2
The zoo, which is home to one northern white rhino, was awarded $110,000 by the Seaver Institute to fund whole genome sequencing.
- Feb. 27
For the Globe’s new production of "The Twenty-Seventh Man" (running through March 22), playwright Nathan Englander found inspiration in an incident known as the Night of the Murdered Poets that took place under Stalin’s regime.
- Feb. 19
San Diego brewpubs and craft breweries are making their impact felt in the local economy. The industry made a $600 million economic impact last year.