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Asian Pacific Heritage Month Local Hero Azim Khamisa Teaches Principles of Non-Violence

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Six weeks before Tariq Khamisa's 21st birthday, on a cold Saturday night in January 1995, the San Diego State University sophomore was gunned down while delivering pizza. It was part ... Read more

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Local Hero Daniel Hoang Makes a Difference Through Martial Arts

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Daniel Hoang had set his dreams on becoming a physician. He volunteered at hospitals, and studied biochemistry at University of California, San Diego (UCSD), in 1994. He worked three years ... Read more

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Puzzling Adventure Wine Experience

Monday, May 25, 2015 34567 Rancho California Road, Temecula, CA

Memorial Day BBQ Brunch Cruise

Monday, May 25, 2015 Hornblower Cruise and Events

Puzzling Adventure Wine Experience

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 34567 Rancho California Road, Temecula, CA

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Gardening Events

Zero Waste Cleanup

Saturday, June 20, 2015 Cannon Park

California Friendly Landscaping Training For Homeowners

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 SDG&E Energy Innovation Center

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San Diego's Crawford High School Pilots Halal School Lunches

May 20
By Megan Burks
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Crawford High School in City Heights has been piloting a new lunch menu to reach out to its Muslim students. Once a week, students can pick up a special halal meal.

San Diego Zoo Welcomes Baby Giraffe

May 20
By City News Service
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A female Masai giraffe born at the San Diego Zoo on Tuesday is healthy and interacting with other members of her herd.

New Series Brewing About San Diego Craft Beer Scene

May 18
Midday Edition
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"Kings of the Craft,” a new television series exploring San Diego's craft beer industry and the unique stories behind it, debuts May 21 on KPBS.

Rare San Diego Rhino Dealing With Medical Issue

May 11
By Erik Anderson
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A rare rhinoceros is getting medical care at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

Half Asleep In The Blue Light Lounge

May 5
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The Blue Light Lounge has become a place where Kurt Kalbfleisch found himself waiting and thinking about his impending homecoming from Operation Desert Storm.

My Redeployment Packing Checklist

May 5
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On an April evening in 2007, Pfc. Brooke King was packing her bag at Camp Liberty in Baghdad, Iraq. She was preparing to return home after serving as a wheel vehicle mechanic, machine gunner and recovery specialist in Iraq for the last year.

Gill Sotu: American Pirate

May 5
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It was Dec. 31, 1999. Prince’s voice could be heard from every radio in the world. The party had begun, yet Gill Sotu was missing the celebration. Not only had Gill missed the boat, he got on the wrong one.

San Diego Zoo's California Condor Breeding Program To Continue

May 4
By City News Service
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The program will continue despite the death of Almiyi, a female euthanized after suffering from cancer for several months. Almiyi laid 49 eggs, of which 38 hatched, with 28 of the majestic birds being released into the wild.

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