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Tom Stienstra, writing for the Chronicle, says that changes in the behavior of marine life may signal a coming El Niño.
The parade of exotic southern-based critters — spiked by three full breaches by great white sharks off Seacliff State Beach — continued last week along the Pacific Coast.
Based on wildlife, not the forecast, there’s strength in the premise that an El Ni...
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"Carlsbad desalination plant3" by Bovlb, via Wikimedia Commons.
Interesting article from The New Yorker on the economics and environmental impact of desalination in San Diego, whether it has the potential to relieve the drought.
First, the ocean water moves through a filter of gravel, sand, and carbon that pulls out suspended matter, then it enters a process that removes smaller particles, viruses,...
The Mercury News reports that the owners of the Seton Coastside hospital have chosen their latest partner:
The selection of BlueMountain Capital Management comes four months after Daughters' first suitor, Prime Healthcare Services, abandoned the Catholic hospital system at the altar, blaming "burdensome conditions" imposed by California Attorney General Kamala Harris on its $843 million proposed deal.
Daughters owns O'Connor Hospital in San Jose, Saint Louise Regional Hospital in...
How do we improve the Coastside's built environment? Post your ideas and concerns about infrastructure, Main Street, sprawl, homes, zoning, development, permits, our planning commissions, the Coastal Commission, and roads.
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Jason Roberts, co-founder of the Better Block Project, talks about how a handful of people showed how their community could be better. Not with holding a bunch of meetings or creating a pile of plans and mockups. They went to the street to show how their vision would be practical.
I think there are a lot of lessons for the Coastside here. Via Strong Towns.
The final days of Jesus Christ leading up to his crucifixion are seen through the eyes of his betrayor, Judas, in Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s dazzling masterpiece. This revolutionary and timely rock opera addresses contemporary themes of how fame and popularity can deceive and corrupt. Produced by the Coastal Rep team that brought you Rent, Hair, and Sweeney Todd, this beloved rock opera is...
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At 10:25 on Tuesday, July 21, I took a look at the amber LED light at 6th and Main in Montara. Dave Olson of the MCC went out independently and we compared notes. Our observations were strikingly similar, although I don’t think Dave agrees with my conclusions.
One caveat: I’m not sure we have a common definition of glare. I think it...