LA JOLLA–What lives in the ocean? Where? Will it be there in the future? Join Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, for a special Nov. 16 lecture that delves into the Census of Marine Life, a decade-long effort to catalog and estimate the total diversity of life in the vast global […]
OCEANSIDE–More than 30 local authors, publishers and representatives from local chapters of Romance Writers of America, Sisters-in-Crime, and Mystery Writers of America will be featured at the third annual celebration of National Authors’ Day with the North County Authors and Poets (NCAP). Keynote speaker is Karla Olson, who has been in the publishing industry for […]
ENCINITAS–Actor Richard Dreyfuss was the keynote speaker Saturday at the San Diego County Library Book Festival. Dreyfuss, an Encinitas resident, spoke about his project, the Dreyfuss Initiative, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and teaching civics in the classroom.
SAN DIEGO–HBO and IDW Publishing have announced that True Blood #1 has sold out! The first issue of this sexy, visually striking comic series launched with huge success at San Diego Comic-Con and comic retailers throughout North America and kicks off the first-ever comic book series based on the hit HBO series True Blood. To meet […]
OCEANSIDE–Children and parents are invited to attend a special Oceanside Public Library Paws to Read program at 2:30 p.m. July 21 at the Mission Branch Library, 3861-B Mission Avenue in Oceanside. The reading program will provide children with the opportunity to read to dogs and include other fun activities, such as dog paw painting, etiquette […]
OCEANSIDE–Author Cynthia Dial will discuss “Turn Your Travel Passion Into An On-The-Road Profession” at 11 a.m. July 10 at the Mission Branch Library, 3861 Mission Avenue in Oceanside. For more information, call the library at (760) 435-5600, or visit www.oceansidepubliclibrary.com.
By Ragna Cook For years now, DC Comics has been adapting the characters from their comic books to both the big and small screens. From the 1960’s Batman series to the Super Friends cartoon to the Superman and Batman live action movies to the DC Animated Universe (DCAU for short) which ended in the mid […]
By Gina Yarbrough LA JOLLA–Hollywood icon Raquel Welch made a brief visit May 10 to Warwick’s Bookstore to promote her new book, Raquel: Beyond the Cleavage. In her book, Welch writes about her views on sex, love, health, beauty, her career and family. Over the years, Welch has down played her image as a Hollywood […]