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Uptown News Briefs: Aug. 25–Sept. 7, 2017

Posted: August 25th, 2017 | News, Opinion & News, Uptown Briefs | No Comments

By SDCNN Staff

Rally Against Hate scheduled on Aug. 27

The San Diego Rally Against Hate is scheduled for Sunday, April 27, organized as a march to show solidarity with anti-racist and anti-fascist allies in Charlottesville, Virginia.

“We have seen fascists and racists show their faces in the past few months: at the rally in Huntington Beach a few months ago, at the Impeachment March at the beginning of July, and then we all saw the horror of the hoods-off ‘Unite the Right’ Rally in Charlottesville, and the deadly aftermath,” organizers wrote on their Facebook page.

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Uptown Briefs – May 5, 2017

Posted: May 5th, 2017 | News, Opinion & News, Uptown Briefs | No Comments

Thousands walk in People’s Climate March Thousand of San Diegans participated in the People’s Climate March on April 29, calling on local leaders to “support a just and rapid transition to 100 percent clean energy and to oppose the Trump administration’s rollback of climate policies the protect the planet,” according to a news release by climate change action group San Diego 350. The local event began with a rally at Waterfront Park in front of […]

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Letters to the editor – Oct. 23

Posted: October 23rd, 2015 | News, Opinion & News, Uptown Briefs | No Comments

The Jack in the Box controversy Re: Understanding the Jack in the Box issue: a simple explanation [Vol. 7, Issue 21 or bit.ly/1WY3DTG] Mr. Omar Passons’ article about the illegal drive-through issue involving Jack in the Box lost all credibility when his reason was to create a more desirable intersection for “families and pedestrians.”  

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Uptown Briefs – May 8

Posted: May 8th, 2015 | News, Opinion & News, Uptown Briefs | No Comments

FIRM WINS HISTORICAL PRESERVATION AWARD Tony Garcia, managing principal of AÇ Studios, is a recipient of a 2015 City of San Diego Historical Preservation Award for the firm’s contributions to the architectural rehabilitation of the George & Kathagene McCormack House located adjacent to Morley Field and the Balboa Park Golf Course in North Park.

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