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31 excuses why you can’t workout

We're counting down to the holidays and 2014 and with that comes The Excuses. Coming up with new excuses for why you can't workout can […]
Shannon Barr
Markshane Malone
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A NewSchool student rendering shows a park on the San Diego River. (Courtesy Frank Wolden)

Imagining the Mission Valley of the future

What if Mission Valley had a “main street” — a pedestrian-oriented esplanade with wide sidewalks, bike paths and a streetcar down the middle? What if parking […]
Shannon Barr
Jeremy Ogul, Writing For Mission Valley News
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Christy Schmidt, one of Civita’s newest homeowners (Courtesy Christy Schmidt)

Civita attracts new homeowners, families

As Mission Valley’s new Civita development rapidly transforms from architectural watercolor renderings into a living, breathing, brick-and-mortar reality, the neighborhood is attracting a variety of […]
Shannon Barr
Hoa Quach, Writing For Mission Valley News
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USD supercharges e-waste recycling in San Diego

Outdated VCRs, long-neglected desktop computers and old, impossibly heavy big-screen TVs are common artifacts in the modern American home. Five years ago in San Diego, […]
Shannon Barr
Hutton Marshall, Writing For Mission Valley News
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Photo/John Lemieux via Flickr
Dredge pipes like the one pictured here are used to transfer sand to beaches.

Lagoon dredging project begins in Carlsbad

Carlsbad beaches, once strewn with rocks, are blanketed with sand thanks to various projects in which dredged sand gets dumped on the beach. A new dredging […]
Shannon Barr
Thomas K. Arnold, Writing For Seaside Courier
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