The Design Review Commission (DRC) met again yesterday, September 28, to discuss and determine the proposed Walgreens redesign to the former Petco building, new awnings for Which Wich, and an update to Island Fitness.
The meeting was partially a continuation of the September 14th meeting, at which Chairperson Todd Shallan suggested to reconvene to give the architect the opportunity and time to make revisions to the Walgreens design.
Have you ever wondered what a hotel room at the Hotel del Coronado, Coronado Marriott Resort, or one of the local inns looks like, but never really had a reason or way to check one out?
Whether you’re just curious about how Coronado tourists vacation in luxury or are looking for a nice place for the relatives to crash, check out the “Hotel Crawl” - an open house at participating Coronado hotels on October 2, 2011.
Presented by Coronado Lifestyle Magazine, this open…
When I first glanced at the Nicky Rottens menu, my interest was piqued by their vegetarian burger selection – not just one veggie burger, but the option to order any of their specialty burgers with a veggie patty (or chicken or turkey) instead of beef. I am always searching for a great vegetarian burger and was anxious to give the new place a try.
My friend and I headed over around 1:30 on Friday, expecting to get in and out quickly. We sure were wrong – the place was…
Before meeting Howard Lindzon, CEO and cofounder of StockTwits – a largely successful social networking website (120,000 members and counting) geared toward the world of finance – I envisioned something of a (stereotypical) “New York City stockbroker”: brusque demeanor, high-strung, etc. When I did meet him, however, he was the exact opposite of my assumptions: very relaxed, funny and courteous, and seemed to reflect the calm, casual vibe of Coronado. He, like many non-native…Continue
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Cruise 4 Kids is a private event this Saturday, September 10, where invited sports and exotic car owners will participate in a forty-mile drive from Coronado to Carlsbad. The purpose of the cruise is not to race, but for drivers and passengers to enjoy and admire a fleet of exotic cars. 100 percent of the proceeds (individuals must purchase a spot as driver or passenger) will benefit the Boys and Girls Clubs of San Dieguito.
Drivers and passengers will meet at and depart…Continue
SAN DIEGO — Sharp HospiceCare, Coronado Yacht Club and Cortez Racing Association hosted the Ninth Annual Sharp HospiceCare Benefit Regatta on Aug. 26 and 27, 2011, netting $240,000 and exceeding its fundraising goal of $225,000. The event benefits Sharp HospiceCare, an organization that provides comprehensive care and compassionate support for patients and their families struggling with a life-limiting illness.
All proceeds go directly…
Added by Marcie Dwaileebe on September 7, 2011 at 8:30pm — No Comments
Can we finally put the rumors to rest and expect a Walgreens to open in Coronado? Walgreen Co. has filed an application for Design Review of the Home Federal Building (where Petco once was, at 925 Orange Avenue) for a redesign of the building's…Continue
Whether you're searching for hidden treasures or just on the hunt for a great deal, local thrift shops Second Best, Thrift Cottage, and the Christ Church Thrift Shop are the first places in town you should consider. Since the shops rely solely on donations and only need to pay for their operating costs, they are able to keep prices incredibly low, meaning you can get some great stuff without emptying your wallet.…Continue