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Original Broadway “Jersey Boys” Cast Returns to Moonlight as The Midtown Men for a One Night Performance

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TR Robertson – Get ready for an iconic evening filled with memorable songs from the 1960’s as The Midtown Men return to Moonlight Amphitheatre for a performance on Monday, July 29th. The Midtown Men is formed by the Original Cast of La Jolla Playhouse and the Tony Award winning Broadway production of the jukebox musical […]

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VID Receives Statewide Awards For Governance And Transparency

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Vista Irrigation District recognized for its commitment to good governance, transparency, prudent fiscal policies and sound operating practices. Vista, CA— Vista Irrigation District (district) has received two major statewide honors, the District of Distinction Platinum Recognition and the Transparency Certificate of Excellence awards. “These awards are a testament to our district’s commitment to good governance and open government,” said, Brett Hodgkiss, general manager. “Our board of directors and staff are to be commended for their contributions that empower […]

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Vista Unified Kicks Off Summer Meals with Farm to Summer Week Celebration

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Vista, CA -School may be out for summer in the communities served by the Vista Unified School District, but the need to feed hungry children continues. The district’s Summer Meals program kicked off Monday, June 10, and continues through August 9. Meals are available to all children 18 & under, with no forms or paperwork […]

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Highland Games Come to Vista June 22 & 23

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Highland Games Come to Vista The San Diego Scottish Highland Games come to Brengle Terrace Park this weekend. Experience the wonder and traditions of Scotland. EVENT DETAILS Date: June 22-23 Time: 9 am-5 pm Location: Brengle Terrace Park Highland Games Information

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North San Diego Young Marines Recruit Training Summer 2024

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The Young Marines is a national non-profit 501c (3) youth education and service program for boys and girls, ages eight through high school graduation. The Young Marines promotes the mental, moral and physical development of its members. The program focuses on teaching the values of leadership, teamwork and self-discipline, so its members can live and […]

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Vista Community Clinic -Men’s Health Month

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June is Men’s Health Month. VCC Highlights the Importance of Routine Checkups and Proactive Health Management Vista, CA – June is recognized as Men’s Health Month, a vital observance meant to raise awareness about the health challenges faced by men and encourage proactive health management. Vista Community Clinic aims to highlight the importance of regular […]

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VCC Receives Five-Year Contract for Continuation of Resilience Community Mentoring Program

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Vista Community Clinic’s Community Health Department is thrilled to announce that it has been awarded a prestigious five-year contract from the County of San Diego Probation Department to continue its Comprehensive Credible Messenger Mentoring Program, better known in the community as Resilience.  The Resilience program connects former or current justice-involved individuals, known as mentors, with […]

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Advancing Oceanside Weekly Enewsletter

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CHAMBER EVENTS & UPDATES TOMORROW! Business Mixer: Mountain Mike’s Pizza Thursday, June 20th, 2024 5:00 – 7:00pm Mountain Mike’s Pizza – 455 College Blvd., Ste. 110, Oceanside Join us for the Chamber’s June Business Mixer on Thursday, June 20th, 2024 from 5-7pm at Mountain Mikes Pizza. This is a great opportunity to network and engage with North […]

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    MainStreet Oceanside Announces 2024 Hometown Heroes to be Honored at Oceanside Independence Parade

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    As we gear up for the annual Oceanside Independence Parade on Saturday, June 29, MainStreet Oceanside is proud to announce the 2024 Hometown Heroes honorees! This prestigious annual initiative honors outstanding Oceanside residents who have devoted their time and efforts to volunteer activities that significantly enhance the quality of life in the community. Honoring these Hometown Heroes reflects MainStreet Oceanside’s commitment […]

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    Network with San Diego At SoCal Connections

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    Join us for an evening of celebration and networking with business owners and industry leaders in San Diego County. Enjoy live music, hors’deouvres and enter for a chance to win prizes and a trip to Hawaii! Wednesday, June 26th – 6-9-pm at The Links at Lakehouse, 1750 San Pablo Drive, San Marcos. North County Hispanic […]

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    Carlsbad City Manager

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    News from the City of Carlsbad | June 20, 2024 While today may be the first day of summer, here at the city we’re also gearing up to celebrate the first day of our new fiscal year on July 1. On Tuesday, the City Council passed a balanced budget as our roadmap for the next […]

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    TrueCare Launches Doula Program to Enhance Maternal Health Care in North County

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    Expansion of Community Clinic’s Women’s Health Services Aims to Address Disparities and Improve Health Outcomes San Marcos, CA. (June, 2024) – TrueCare, a nonprofit community health center dedicated to delivering quality health care with compassion, has launched new doula services aimed at tackling the alarming racial and ethnic disparities in maternal health outcomes. As a mission-driven health […]

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    San Marcos To Celebrate Grand Opening Of First-of-its-kind Bike Park

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    Bradley Bike Park to boost bike recreation in North County, meet community need San Marcos, CA – In response to public input to enhance bike recreation in North County, the City of San Marcos will host a ribbon cutting event to celebrate the grand opening of Bradley Bike Park, the first of its kind in […]

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    Library Seeks Volunteers For Adult Tutoring

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     Oceanside, CA – Oceanside READS, a service of the Oceanside Public Library, is excited to invite community members to volunteer, join our program, and become an Adult Literacy Tutor or an English Conversation Group Leader.  READS is a welcoming and encouraging environment where adults receive free literacy instruction.  We offer one-on-one tutoring and small group English […]

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    Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce

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    June Happenings, Grant Money, And More! Check out our new Podcast Episode! Ever wondered what it takes to shape the leaders of tomorrow? Or how a military school experience can impact a young man’s life beyond just preparing him for armed service? This time around, we sit down with an exceptional guest, Lieutenant Colonel Roland […]

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    Supervisor Jim Desmond

    By   5 days ago

    I wanted to provide an important update on the current situation at our border, which has become increasingly concerning over the past week. Since President Biden announced an executive order intended to curb illegal immigration, we have unfortunately witnessed the opposite effect. The number of individuals crossing into San Diego has remained the same, with […]

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      Assemblymember Waldron – California’s New Budget

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      Assemblymember Marie Waldron -Last week, the Legislature passed the Budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2024 -2025. The Governor will have until June 30 to sign the budget, which goes into effect July 1st.  Over the coming weeks/months, a series of trailer bills to fund specific programs must be passed, and since the Governor has line-item […]

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      Republican Senators Blast Budget Bill As “Irresponsible & Unrealistic’ 

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      Sacramento.CA – Democrats in the California legislature passed a placeholder state budget bill that represents little more than the hopes and dreams they have to spend money that may never come. With a voter-imposed constitutional deadline to pass a budget bill by June 15, this shell budget enables them to continue receiving pay, but accomplishes […]

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      Assemblymember Waldron – Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

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      Assemblymember Marie Waldron -As with so many issues involving medical research and healthcare, San Diego County is ground zero in the battle against Alzheimer’s disease. Currently, it is estimated that 84,000 persons are living with Alzheimer’s disease in San Diego County, a number that is expected to increase to 117,000 by 2030. Another 250,000 San […]

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      Leader Jones & Senator Becker Introduce Legislation Authorizing Psychedelic Medical Treatment

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      Heal Our Heroes Act Will Help Veterans and First Responders Sacramento, CA – -Senate Minority Leader Brian W. Jones (R-San Diego) and Senator Josh Becker (D-Menlo Park) introduced the bipartisan “Heal Our Heroes Act” as Senate Bill 803, which creates a narrow pilot program for military veterans and first responders to access psilocybin or psilocyn for mental health […]

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      Assemblymember Marie Waldron -Bipartisan Legislation Advances

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      Assemblymember Marie Waldron – This year, the “House of Origin Deadline” was May 24th, the final day for bills to pass the house in which they were first introduced – either the Assembly or the Senate.  Any bills that failed to pass by the 24th have died. Bipartisan bills that benefit all Californians often receive little […]

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      Supervisor Jim Desmond -Update on Efforts to Safely Remove Spent Nuclear Fuel

      By   3 weeks ago

      I wanted to update you on our critical efforts to ensure the safe removal and responsible management of spent nuclear fuel from the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS). The importance of this cannot be overstated. Safe and responsible management of spent nuclear fuel is essential for protecting public health, safeguarding our environment, and ensuring […]

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      Supervisor Jim Desmond -Join Me in Stopping the Gas Tax Increase

      By   3 weeks ago

      Today, I stood shoulder to shoulder with small business leaders and parents, united with the same message: the gas tax must be stopped. On July 1, the gas tax is set to increase by an additional 2 cents per gallon, bringing the total tax burden to a staggering 59.6 cents per gallon. We are already grappling with […]

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      Supervisor Jim Desmond -The State is Raising Our Electricity Bill

      By   3 weeks ago

      A few months back, I reached out to you regarding the State of California’s ill-conceived plan to charge electricity based on income. Thanks to our collective outcry, that proposal was rightfully defeated. However, our voices were not heard loud enough, as the state has now introduced a similar flawed scheme. The California Public Utilities Commission […]

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        Ask The Pro

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        Jennifer: I’m really focusing on meal prep, and I know I need to let go of sauces but it’s so hard. Which is worse…. ketchup or barbeque sauce? Megan: Ketchup may be the lesser of two evils. The key is the sugar content ketchup and BBQ sauces have in them. In one serving, ketchup has […]

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        The Sanctuary of the Faithful Heart – Thomas Calabrese

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         There Are No Old People in Heaven Thomas Calabrese – Danny Allison grew up in the small farm town of Carlsbad, California in the 1930’s. The entire country had been going through some difficult times starting with the stock market crash of 1929 and his family was luckier than most. His parents had steady employment […]

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        Ask The Pro

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        Kirk: I like bell peppers a lot and it’s one of the few vegetables I will eat. What are the health benefits of eating bell peppers? Megan: There are many reasons bell peppers are good for us including all the vitamins and minerals they contain, antioxidants, helping with iron absorption, and helping with your eyes […]

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        Evil Has Its Own Agenda

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        I Still Play By My Rules Thomas Calabrese -Naval Air Station, Sigonella in Sicily, Italy is often called ‘The Hub of the Med’ because 23 countries keep squadrons, Special Forces and various support units on this base. Alexandra Papadopoulous was a fighter pilot with the 335th Squadron of the Greek Air Force. She exuded sensuality, […]

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        The Candy Apple Woman and the Dandelion Man – Thomas Calabrese

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        A Golden Opportunity Thomas Calabrese – It was 1955 in the small town of Vista, California located in northern San Diego County and bordered by Oceanside to the west and San Marcos to the east. Richie Myers was five years-old and one of the great joys of his summer was riding his bicycle with his […]

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        Ask The Pro

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        Cindy: Is it true how ripe a banana affects your blood sugar level?? Megan: Bananas that are more ripe actually do cause blood sugar to rise faster versus a more yellow/green banana. The more ripe the banana, the more sugar and less resistant starch it has, so this means it is higher on the glycemic […]

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        Bittersweet at Best -Thomas Calabrese

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        A Lot More to be Grateful For Thomas Calabrese – Santino Costello was only twelve years-old when he emigrated from Italy to America after World War II. He was orphaned when his family was killed on May 16, 1944 during the Battle of Monte Cassino. Santino barely spoke any English when he was processed through […]

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        Ask The Pro

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        Nick: I’ve been following a meal plan and on the list of foods it says rolled oats. What is the difference between rolled oats and oatmeal??  Megan: They are the same type of oat so they are the same thing. Some brands just label them differently. They’re interchangeable, so you can shop for either at […]

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          North County Athletes in MLB& Minor League Baseball

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          David Willauer –Chicago White Sox 2 Houston Astros 1 Vista and Cal alum Korey Lee 1 run scored 2 walks for the Chi Sox.  Milwaukee Brewers 6 Anaheim Angels 3 LaCosta Canyon alum Mickey Moniak 1 single and 1 run scored for the Angels.  Oakland A’s 7 Kansas City Royals 5 Poway alum Kyle Nevin […]

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          San Diego Local Baseball Players in MLB and MILB

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          David Willauer –Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Minnesota Twins 0 Poway alum Connor Joe 1 home run for the Bucs. Gwinnett Stripers 10 Durham Bulls 1 LCC alum Phil Evans 1 double 1 rbi 1 single for the Stripers. Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp 10 Charlotte Knights 4 Rancho Bernardo alum Wynton Bernard 1 home run for the Knights. […]

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          San Diego Athletes in Baseball MLB & MILB

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          David Willauer – Philadelphia Phillies 2 Milwaukee Brewers 0 Torrey Pines alum Garrett Stubbs 2 walks and 1 run scored for the Phillies. Pittsburgh Pirates 10 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 PITT: Poway alum Connor Joe 1 walk 1 run scored. Toronto Blue Jays 3 Baltimore Orioles 2 Christian alum Kyle Stowers 1 single for the […]

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          North County Baseball Report for 5-30-24

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          David Willauer-New York Mets 3 Arizona Diamondbacks 2 AZ: El Capitan alum Kevin Ginkel came in relief for the D backs as he pitched 0.2 innings and struck out 1 batter. Washington Nationals 3 Atlanta Braves 1 Rancho Bernardo alum Trevor Williams improves his record to 5-0 for the Nats. Hillsboro Hops 4 Eugene Emeralds […]

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          North County Athletes in MLB, Minor League Baseball & CIF Girls Softball

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          David Willauer –Anaheim Angels 2 Houston Astros 1 LCC alum Mickey Moniak 1 walk 1 run scored. Toronto Blue Jays 9 Chicago White Sox 2 Cathedral Catholic alum Nick Nastrini is the loser for the Sox at 0-3. Colorado Rockies 4 Oakland A’s 3 COL: USD alum Kris Bryant came back from an injury as […]

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          Lady Warriors Of Fallbrook Won Their Division II CIF Girls Lacrosse Title

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          David A. Willauer-Contributing Writer-5-20-24- For the first time in school history the Lady Warriors of Fallbrook won their Division II CIF Girls Lacrosse Title by defeating the Lady Ravens of Canyon Crest by a 14-12 score.   “We are ecstatic about the results of our hard work this season.  What a great way to end it.  We have […]

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          Carlsbad Lancers Win First Girls LaCrosse Title On School History

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          Friday 05/17 at 7 pm – Scripps Ranch High School – 2023/24 D1 Championship Game Final score: Carlsbad 9, Del Norte 8 (OT) Junior Lisa Magill (Towson) scored five goals, including the goal to tie the game at the end of regulation, and the goal to win it in overtime. Freshman Ella Avery scored two […]

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            Oceanside Theatre Company to Honor CJ Dimento & Ralph Johnson at Annual Gala

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            Hosted by Ted Lange of TV’s “The Love Boat” on September 21 Oceanside, CA June, 2024 – Oceanside Theatre Company (OTC) is excited to honor Actor Ralph Johnson with the second annual Kathy Brombacher Lifetime Theatre Achievement Award and Arts Leader C. J. Dimento with the inaugural Hattie “Sunshine” Brooks Award for elevating and enhancing the arts in […]

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            One Night Only: Only A Few Tickets Left!

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            North Coast Rep Presents The Peter Sprague Quartet June 17th at 7:30 PM The Peter Sprague Quartet explores the jazz tradition of improvisation but with a slightly different spin – they bring their jazz viewpoint to songs that resonate with the boomers. They start with The Beatles, Stevie Wonder, Bob Marley, Jimi Hendrix, James Taylor, and […]

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            New Village Arts Presents THE COLOR PURPLE

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            BASED UPON THE NOVEL WRITTEN BY ALICE WALKER AND THE WARNER BROS./AMBLIN ENTERTAINMENT MOTION PICTURE Book by MARSHA NORMANMusic and Lyrics byBRENDA RUSSELL ALLEE WILLIS STEPHEN BRAYTHE COLOR PURPLE was produced on Broadway at the Broadway Theater by OprahWinfrey, Scott Sanders, Roy Furman, and Quincy Jones. The world premiere of THECOLOR PURPLE was produced by […]

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            Camelot Is A Must See!

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            A THEATRICAL GEM! A MUST SEE! The Timeless Tale of Camelot North Coast Repertory Theatre987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Suite D Solana Beach, CA(858) 481-1055 | northcoastrep.org

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            Award Winning Musical “Camelot” On Stage At North Coast Repertory

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            TR Robertson   -The timeless Lerner and Loewe musical, “Camelot”, has taken over the Solana Beach’s North Coast Repertory Theatre stage with all of the memorable songs from the last musical they collaborated on. Lerner and Loewe are responsible for some of the most popular musicals in the history of musicals. Their work includes “My Fair […]

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            Sight & Sound

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            Museum Opening and Musica en la Plaza THIS Friday! Join Us for an Unforgettable Evening with the Opening Reception of “A Practical Guide to Modest Magic” and Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuéllar LIVE! May 31st – Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM We’re thrilled to invite you to a special evening at the California Center for the Arts, […]

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            Oceanside Theatre -Sounds of the Summer: Swinging Serenades, Rockin’ Revival and More

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            Step into a world of timeless elegance and rhythmic enchantment with “Swinging Serenades: An Evening of Timeless Classics.” Join OTC for a captivating journey through the golden age of jazz as a 7-piece band and four talented vocalists breathe new life into the most beloved melodies of yesteryear. Vocalists include 2023 & 2024 Season talents: […]

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            A Theatrical Gem! A Must See! The Timeless Tale of Camelot

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            North Coast Repertory Theatre987 Lomas Santa Fe Drive, Suite D Solana Beach, CA(858) 481-1055 | northcoastrep.org

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