Month: February 2012

Midpoint Between Coronado and Del Mar Heights?

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My husband is stationed at North Island and I work in the Del Mar Heights area. We currently live in the Rancho Bernardo area. Husband would like a shorter commute. Any idea what area would be more of a midway point. Looking for a sale area and hoping to rent a house/townhome/condo in the $2,500 or less range. Thanks! Oops, I meant looking for a safe area. Pacific Beach or Clairemont http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/neighborhoods/pacific-beach/

Time for the Oscars: Do You Log Family Time Seeing the Nominees?

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  Watching movies is possibly one of America’s favorite pastimes (after baseball, of course!). Films allow us to escape reality for a couple of hours while spending time together with our significant others, friends, children or families. And if we are lucky, taking in a film may teach us a thing or two about history and the human spirit (and sadly, show us the uglier side of reality, too). The best the film industry has to offer is celebrated each year with several award presentations, but since its inception in 1929, no other ceremony has been more significant than the Oscars, which are coming up fast on Feb. 26. This year, Martin Scorsese’s Hugo got the most nominations, over other films like The Descendants, The Help and Moneyball. The children’s movie garnere

Update: Broadway San Diego Season to Begin in March

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Update, 5:30 a.m.: Includes corrected launch dates that initially had been listed in error.   The Broadway San Diego 2012-13 season will kick off March 27, Nederlander of San Diego has announced. The season will feature the launch of national tours of Chicago, starring Christie Brinkley, on May 8, and Jekyll & Hyde on Oct. 2. It is the first time two national shows will start in San Diego in the same season, according to Nederlander. Other planned stage shows are Peter Pan with Cathy Rigby, La Cage Aux Faux starring George Hamilton and Christopher Sieber, Billy Elliott: The Musical and American Idiot. Also on tap are performances by Rain, the Beatles tribute group, and Les Miserables. Four shows remain in the 2011-12 calendar – which will overlap t

Real Estate Wrap-Up

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420 C Ave., 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, $1.35 million. 1099 1st St. #422, 2 bedrooms, 3 baths, $1.04 million. 1760 Avenida del Mundo #1410, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, $900,000.       Data from SANDICOR, Inc. for Jan. 26-Feb. 2 represents properties listed or sold by various brokers. (more…)