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In Our Own Backyard

With Flying Colors
4 years ago

With Flying Colors

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Looking for a unique, local and feathery experience? Best bets are that you’ll find it at Free Flight, a non-profit organization that specializes in the rehabilitation of exotic birds. It …
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WHAT A BOWL
4 years ago

WHAT A BOWL

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Lake Hodges Bowls Club is Revived and Thriving [heading]by Wynne Love | photos by Spark Photography[/heading]

There’s some fierce competition brewing at the Lake Hodges Bowls Club, but you may …
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California By the Letter
4 years ago

California By the Letter

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[heading]coastal photo by Mani Salazar[/heading]

This summer, navigate your way up and down the California coastline

This summer could lend to some wonderful excursions that are really just a road …
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Here’s Adventure! Here’s Romance! Here’s the Robin Hood of the Wild West!
5 years ago

Here’s Adventure! Here’s Romance! Here’s the Robin Hood of the Wild West!

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[heading] by KELLEY GUSICH | photo by Soul of Photography [/heading]

Here’s Adventure!

As a child, Leopoldo Antonio Carillo traveled frequently from his home in Santa Monica to visit the …
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Enjoy a Floral Rainbow in Anza Borrego
5 years ago

Enjoy a Floral Rainbow in Anza Borrego

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[heading]  by WYNNE LOVE  [/heading]

When San Diegans aren’t boasting about the beautiful weather, they may be bragging about the joy of living in such close proximity to alternative climates. …
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Five Great Places to Find Snow this Season
5 years ago

Five Great Places to Find Snow this Season

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[heading] by WYNNE LOVE [/heading]

1. Some local parks host their own snow days where they manufacture snow for sledding and snow play.  Check yours, or swing by Hilltop Park …
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Get the Flavor of Fall: Apple Picking in Julian
5 years ago

Get the Flavor of Fall: Apple Picking in Julian

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[heading] by WYNNE LOVE [/heading]

While the weather in North County may say summer, the apple trees in Julian are whistling fall, and the u-pick orchards are in full swing. …
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San Dieguito River Park
6 years ago

San Dieguito River Park

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Some parks in San Diego have familiar names like Balboa and Mission Bay, but one that is bigger and more accessible is the San Dieguito River Park.

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Old Poway Park – An Adventure is Waiting for You
6 years ago

Old Poway Park – An Adventure is Waiting for You

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With its picturesque setting, it is no wonder that people flock to Old Poway Park for a picnic or to ride on the train that loops around the park. However, …
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Miramar Reservoir Provides Nearby Fishing, Recreation
6 years ago

Miramar Reservoir Provides Nearby Fishing, Recreation

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Considered one of the most beautiful spots in San Diego, Miramar Reservoir is owned, operated and maintained by the City of San Diego.

Located in the Scripps Ranch community, the …
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