KATE YETMAN

Small business = big community in La Jolla

A man walks into a boutique on Ivanhoe and asks the owner if by chance some items posted on Instagram might be available for purchase. […]
Shannon Barr
Melissa Williams Netherton, Writing For La Jolla Village News
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La Mesa pool provides innovative PTSD treatment

In the past 10 years, nearly 18,000 veterans have received treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) through the Veterans Affairs office in San Diego. While […]
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Elisse Miller, Writing For La Mesa Courier
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Mayor-elect Mark Arapostathis
(Photo by Jeremy Ogul)

Arapostathis, Baber, McWhirter win

The results of the Nov. 4 election are in, and the dais at City Hall will look quite different when the winners are sworn in […]
Shannon Barr
Jeremy Ogul, Writing For La Mesa Courier
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Balboa Park will be all decked out for the 36th annual December Nights Dec. 5-6.

December Nights: one big holiday festival

Balboa Park December Nights, the nation’s premier holiday festival, will take place for the 36th consecutive year on Friday, Dec. 5, from 3 to 11 […]
Shannon Barr
San Diego Metro, Daily Business Report
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(Photo by Monica Medina)

Dick Streeper’s Rose Garden

On a Thursday morning in late October, about 150 people gathered in the gazebo of the Inez Grant Parker Memorial Rose Garden in Balboa Park, […]
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Monica Medina, Writing For Uptown News
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A recent Bankers Hill Community Group meeting (Courtesy Nancy Moors)

Bankers Hill residents unify

The neighborhood of Bankers Hill was named for the civic pioneers who made it their home, and today’s growing community has an influx of young […]
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Nancy Moors, Writing For Uptown News
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Bee Happy owner Erin Holko opened the specialty bee supply shop in North Park in November. 
(Photo by Hoa Quach)

Bee business opens in North Park

A new business has become the buzz around North Park. Bee Happy, which opened at 2637 University Ave. this month, is home to all products related […]
Shannon Barr
Hoa Quach, Writing For Uptown News
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A rendering of the historic “North Park Water Tower” (Courtesy North Park 
Historical Society)

The North Park’s ‘Water Tower’

The North Park Historical Society has a big project ahead. The elevated water storage tank known locally as the “North Park Water Tower” looms large […]
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Katherine Hon, Writing For Uptown News
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Lifting the cap on taxi permits

City Council votes to remove limit on taxi drivers Taxi cab drivers and taxi permit holders packed Golden Hall on Oct. 10 to address the City […]
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Chris Pocock, Writing For Uptown News
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