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El Cajon Boulevard History Pt.2

By the early 1960’s, El Cajon Boulevard was a booming hot spot for commercial businesses, which is credited mostly to the automobile. Interestingly the automobile was also a focal point for one of the first youth riots here in the … Continue reading

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El Cajon Boulevard History Pt.1

El Cajon Boulevard has a rich history filled with automobiles, food, landmarks, and historic events. Originally named El Cajon Avenue, the famous roadway started as a dirt road and was home to the first small business district in San Diego. … Continue reading

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The Headquarters

The Headquarters is the recently restored old San Diego Police Station which was shut down over thirty years ago. Reopened this week, occupied by tons of new restaurants and shops The Headquarters is a great new addition to downtown San … Continue reading

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Bottega Italiana

It may be September but the heat hasn’t faded. And what better way to beat the heat than to indulge in authentic Italian gelato at the Bottega Italiana in Coronado? They take their gelato seriously at Bottega Italiana – locally-sourced, … Continue reading

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Fun Facts About San Diego

Think you know America’s Finest City? Think again. 1) San Diego is the 8th largest city in the U.S. and the second largest city in California. 2) It is illegal to shoot jackrabbits from the back of a streetcar in San … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Subterranean Coffee Boutique

If you find yourself in North Park with a desperate need for caffeine, don’t stop at a gas station. You deserve better. Subterranean Coffee Boutique > 7-11. Nestled on 30th Street in North Park, Subterranean Coffee Boutique offers refuge for … Continue reading

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Chuao Chocolatier: Chocolate with What?!

Voted “Best Chocolate in the US” by Food and Wine Magazine, Chuao Chocolatier rose from a single chocolate cafe in Encinitas, CA to a nationally sold brand found at specialty retails and two chocolate cafes in San Diego. (Lucky us!) Named … Continue reading

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New Encinitas Bite Tour

Bite’s newest tour is launching in Encinitas the weekend of May 18th!  Reserve your spot on the Bite website soon before the first weekend tour is booked!  Tours start at 1pm on Saturdays and Sundays.  Don’t forget comfortable walking shoes!  The … Continue reading

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Getting Your San Diego Summer Calendar Started!

San Diego is known for its gorgeous weather, beautiful beaches, and being one of the most social cities in California.  Here are some dates to mark on your calendar for some events you wont want to miss this summer.  Don’t … Continue reading

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Restaurant Spotlight: Napizza

Healthy pizza….is that possible? Napizza mastered the art of making Americans favorite food into a healthy, organic, and light choice! Beginning with the art of Napizza’s unique flour recipe, these pizza chefs forms an ultra-light crispy pizza that has a high … Continue reading

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