Category: General

A new park for City Heights

Una de dos áreas de juego en el Parque Memorial Charles Lewis III

City engineers are just waiting for the new plants to take root before opening Charles Lewis III Memorial Park to the public. The new recreation area, on Home Avenue in City Heights, has a dog park, half basketball court, space…

Un nuevo parque para City Heights

Los ingenieros municipales solo están esperando que las nuevas plantas echen raíces para que el público pueda utilizar el Parque Memorial Charles Lewis III. La nueva área recreativa, ubicada en la Avenida Home en City Heights, tiene un parque para…

Building their home

Jody Carey and Dennis Wood volunteering at a Wetland Avengers event.

Jody Carey and Dennis Wood were living in North Park when they bought what they thought would be an investment property near Manzanita Canyon in City Heights. “We found this house we thought we would be a flip, but we…

Construyendo un hogar

Jody Carey y Dennis Wood vivían en North Park cuando compraron lo que pensaban sería una inversión cerca del Cañón Manzanita, en City Heights. “Encontramos una casa que íbamos a remodelar y vender, pero nos enamoramos del vecindario y de…

News in brief

They love a clean San Diego Scores of residents turned out to clean up 13 sites in City Heights as part of I Love A Clean San Diego’s Coastal Cleanup Day on Sept. 19. Cleanup sites included Swan Canyon, Manzanita…

New future for old YMCA

Mid-City CAN members at the old Copley Family YMCA, which will be renovated and reopened as a community center.

The old Copley Family YMCA, once an important part of City Heights, sits run-down and empty. But a $3.1 million grant will pay to repair and renovate the site, which will become the new Park De La Cruz Recreation Center.…

Nuevo futuro para antiguo YMCA

El antiguo YMCA Copley Family, que era parte importante de City Heights, ahora está deteriorado y vacío. Pero una subvención de $3.1 millones pagará por la reparación y renovación del local que se convertirá en el nuevo Centro Recreativo Parque…

City Heights residents honored for philanthropy

Three City Heights residents are among 10 selfless community leaders who will be honored with National Philanthropy Day Awards at a banquet this fall. Jody Carey and his husband, Dennis Wood, are being honored as Outstanding Organizational Volunteers. Leslie Renteria…

Residentes de City Heights homenajeados por su filantropía

Tres residentes de City Heights están entre los 10 líderes comunitarios que serán homenajeados durante el Banquete de Premiación del Día Nacional de la Filantropía este otoño. Jody Carey y su esposo, Dennis Wood, recibirán el premio Voluntario Institucional Sobresaliente.…

Poplar art

Poplar Street Mosaic

Evie Kosower, Larry May, and Tom Lashbrook work as  part of the Poplar Street Mosaic team. This art piece is located at the entrance of Pepper Canyon across from Jamie’s Way on Poplar Street.