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In Our Own Backyard

Whale Watching
4 years ago

Whale Watching

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Gray Whales Travel Through San Diegan Waters on Their Winter Migration

Surfers and sailors aren’t the only ones who enjoy San Diego’s offshore playground, even in the depths of winter. Every …
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Parading Around San Diego
4 years ago

Parading Around San Diego

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Local Traditions Keep the Holiday Cheer Alive

San Diegans may not experience classic white winters, but we still know how to celebrate the season. In fact, our sunny weather makes …
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92128 Resident Has Donated Platelets for Twenty Years
4 years ago

92128 Resident Has Donated Platelets for Twenty Years

By  •  In Our Own Backyard, People in the Community

Distinguished Donor

Dave Jacobs-Robinson is about to reach a very unusual milestone. He has donated over 590 units of platelets and hopes to reach the big 600 in the next …
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Dive Into San Diego’s  History at Old Town
4 years ago

Dive Into San Diego’s History at Old Town

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Our Town

Old Town, San Diego harks back to the roots of San Diego’s early days as a settlement. There’s loads of history and lots to see packed into a …
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Point Loma’s Beautiful Landmarks and Nature
4 years ago

Point Loma’s Beautiful Landmarks and Nature

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Coastal Curiosity

We’re deep into summer: the sun is bright, the sand is soft, and the ocean is so inviting. For what remains of your summer break, take a day …
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Strawberry Serenade
5 years ago

Strawberry Serenade

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Sweet Fun in the Sun

Strawberry season is here! This beloved red fruit is a favorite among San Diegans, served on plates and in recipes new and old. But for …
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Blooms Abound at  The Flower Fields at Carlsbad
5 years ago

Blooms Abound at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Springtime Wonderland

Did you know that ranunculus is Latin for “little frog”? You can “leap” into the new spring by visiting the largest collection of ranunculus flowers in San Diego: …
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With Flying Colors
5 years ago

With Flying Colors

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Free Flight Brings a Taste of the Exotic to Del Mar [heading]by Susan Shen | photos courtesy of Free Flight[/heading]

 

Looking for a unique, local and feathery experience? Best …
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WHAT A BOWL   Lake Hodges Bowls Club is Revived and Thriving
5 years ago

WHAT A BOWL Lake Hodges Bowls Club is Revived and Thriving

By  •  In Our Own Backyard, Local

[heading]by Wynne Love | photos by Spark Photography[/heading]

There’s some fierce competition brewing at the Lake Hodges Bowls Club, but you may not have noticed.

Club President, Georgie Deno described: “As …
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Explore All That Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve Has to Offer
6 years ago

Explore All That Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve Has to Offer

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

[heading] by Jennifer Frakes [/heading]

“The Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve is a North San Diego County treasure! We encourage families to visit the Lagoon and to join us in preserving, …
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