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Pathways to computing for women of color

Dr. Sunita “Sunny” CookeSuperintendent/PresidentMiraCosta College MiraCosta College, as part of an ongoing effort to boost the number of women and students of color pursuing STEM-related careers, has embarked on a new partnership with the University of California, Irvine on a Pathways to Computing for Women of Color initiative to open more doors to careers in the…

TGIF Concerts make a virtual comeback…in your backyard

Richard L. SchultzCultural Arts ManagerCity of Carlsbad It’s summer in Carlsbad and that’s traditionally time for TGIF Concerts in the Parks. This beloved musical favorite will celebrate its 35th anniversary, but just not this year. Starting ten months before each summer concert season, TGIF’s planning process is long and requires multi-level logistics. This past year, this…

Pathway Health Clinic | 7.16.2021

Pathway Health Clinic hosted a ribbon cutting on July 16, 2021 to celebrate the expansion of their facility.  Pathway Health Clinic (PHC) has been serving the North County San Diego community as a licensed medical clinic since 2002. Located off of the 78 Freeway and Emerald Drive in Vista, they provide no-cost limited early pregnancy…

Take me to the movies

Christine DavisExecutive DirectorCarlsbad Village AssociationThe vibe in Carlsbad Village is a happy one these days. Downtown Carlsbad is bustling, tourism is returning, businesses are recovering. The pandemic is not entirely behind us yet, but the future is looking brighter by the day. And what better time to be able to genuinely enjoy all that Carlsbad…

Cracking the produce sticker code

Vikki Lane, MDInternal Medicine PhysicianScripps Clinic Carmel ValleyWhen you reach for piece of fruit or vegetable at the grocery store, you may notice a small sticker on the skin with numbers. The number is called a PLU code, or a price-lookup code. You may be surprised by what that produce sticker reveals.PLU codes have been…

Rerouting commuter patterns for a post-pandemic workplace

Matt SanfordEconomic Development ManagerCity of Carlsbad I never thought I’d see ghost-town freeways during rush hour — especially in Southern California. Yet it’s just one of the many ways the pandemic redefined our daily lives.As we now inch back into the work world, many experts are predicting that things will be fundamentally different, including how we…

Stay & Play IN CARLSBAD

CARLSBAD’S SUMMER BUCKET LISTYou think you know Carlsbad? Well, try again. Whether you’re a local, a transplant or tourist, we’ve got 10 things you should do at least once this summer. Get ready, set, go!AWESOME IS BACK After shutting down for a year, LEGOLAND® California Resort opened its doors again in April. And on May…

Authentic Mexican cuisine at the best price

For more than 35 years, Pollos Maria has been a part of the healthy living movement in Carlsbad. Marie Davies and Carmen Gastelum ensured over the course of time that they would be serving the healthiest, best priced, and most authentic Mexican cuisine in the county. As their business has grown to be more than…

Carlsbad Republican Women welcome Carlsbad Mayor Matt Hall & Carlsbad Chamber President Bret Schanzenbach

On Tuesday, June 22nd, the Carlsbad Republican Women Federated (CRWF) club welcomes two outstanding speakers. Longtime friend to CRWF, the honorable Mayor Matt Hall will address the “State of our City.” Community leader and President/CEO of the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce, Bret Schanzenbach, will present “How Carlsbad Businesses Survived the Shutdown.”  Don’t miss this opportunity…

Your dream staycation in Carlsbad

Carlsbad’s premier resorts The Westin (which reopened on April 5, 2021) and Sheraton Carlsbad Resorts & Spa along with sister property The Cassara Carlsbad, Tapestry Collection by Hilton are inviting locals to “get away” and enjoy the coastal town of Carlsbad while relaxing safely and in style. Guests can enjoy California cuisine at signature restaurants,…
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