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San Diego Taiko’s DrumSTRONG Concert

Friday, February 22, 2008 11:23

San Diego Taiko DrumSTRONG concert is back! Friday, March 14th, 8PM Sunday, March 16th, 5PM at the World Beat Center. Balboa Park For more information on tickets, click here.

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BarCampSanDiego #2 is November 10 – 11

Friday, October 19, 2007 17:26

When November 10 - 11, 2007 10am Saturday through 5pm SundayWhereTechnical Training Resources6920 Miramar Rd., Suite 105, San Diego, CA 92121directions | mapGo edit the page and sign up now!

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BarCampSanDiego is this weekend!

Friday, June 1, 2007 10:41

When June 2 - 3, 2007 1pm on Saturday through 5pm Sunday eventful | upcoming Where Technical Training Resources 6920 Miramar Rd., Suite 105, San Diego, CA 92121 directions | map

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Ride Of Silence Tonight

Wednesday, May 16, 2007 13:30

Sorry for the late notice:Ride of Silence tonight at 7 p.m. at the corner ofIndia Street & Washington Street.  Bring a black arm band and alight.  We will ride single file, silent through Old Town and Downtown.More info here:  http://entertainment.signonsandiego.com/profiles/events/ridesilence

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Cory Doctorow speaking in San Diego next week

Tuesday, April 10, 2007 13:10

Cory is a dynamic speaker and passionately dedicated to copyright and  digital rights issues.  I videotaped his speach called "The Access to Knowledge Treaty: What if WIPO Actually Worked For Us? A Digital Dialog Lecture with Cory Doctorow" in 2005 and it is available at the Internet Archive here:...

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March Mingle 2007

Tuesday, March 20, 2007 18:28

Although this happens tomorrow, I first heard about it today!When / Where? When: Wednesday, March 21st (5:30PM - 9:00PM) Where: Dave N Busters, San Diego Cost: Free Finger Food (Cash Bar) Door Prizes: Books / Software / More!March Mingle 2007powered by performancing firefox

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Charting a Route: Questions for Kathy Keehan

Saturday, December 30, 2006 10:20

Hi folks! Long time, no post... Kathy Keehan is the executive director of San Diego County Bicycle Coalition, and is interviewed in "Voice of San Diego." I find the SD Biking people to be some of the most SD focused folks around. Hope everyone is having Happy Holidays!

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UCSD Career Fair – Oct. 21

Friday, September 1, 2006 10:57

UCSD is having a Career Fair in conjunction with the UCSD Open House. Text from the flier: UCSD Staff Career Fair Saturday, October 21, 2006 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. UCSD Price Center Ballroom Join us on this fun, exciting and informative day. Meet face-to-face with UCSD Department Hiring Managers, attend one of our Career Workshop ...

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Ride of Rememberance

Friday, August 18, 2006 15:16

The San Diego County Bicycle Coalition requests your participation in our 2nd Annual "Ride of Rememberance".  Five cyclists have been killed in the past twelve months on our city and county roads and 216 have been injured.  Join members of the San Diego County Bicycle Coalition, the San Diego Bicycle Club, the Sierra Club, ...

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SD Hack Lab: July 19th Open Hack Night

Tuesday, July 18, 2006 11:45

From http://sandiego.indymedia.org/en/2006/06/116415.shtml Come to our monthly Open Hack Night, the 3rd Wednesday of every month @ Voz Alta, 1544 Broadway from 8-10pm. This month, we'll have workshops including one on how to use the GNU/Linux command line and a zine making table setup by Grrrl Zines A ...

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BarCampSanDiego Seeks Venue

Sunday, July 2, 2006 23:38

BarCampSanDiego is looking for somewhere to hold a BarCamp.  What's a BarCamp, you ask?From http://barcamp.org/ :BarCamp is an ad-hoc gathering born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment. It is an intense event with discussions, demos, and interaction ...

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Race Across America (RAAM) Starts in Oceanside this Sunday

Friday, June 9, 2006 10:17

From http://www.raceacrossamerica.org/Default.aspx?tabid=184 : Created in 1982, the Race Across America (RAAM) is now the longest running ultra-distance bicycle endurance competition in the world. This is not a stage race like the Tour de France, where each day a set distance is covered. In RAAM the gun fires somewhere on ...

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Save NPR and PBS (again)

Thursday, June 8, 2006 14:30

This is from a Television Archiving list I'm on: Everyone expected House Republicans to give up efforts to kill NPR and PBS after a massive public outcry stopped them last year. But they've just voted to eliminate funding for NPR and PBS -- unbelievably, starting with programs like "Sesame Street." Public broadcasting ...

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City of San Diego Customer SERVey

Friday, June 2, 2006 8:48

From:http://surveys.sandiego.gov/oep/city_servey.htmI am interested in knowing how the citizens of San Diego feel about the services we provide. The on-line survey will be available until June 30. Thank you for your participation! — Mayor Jerry Sanders

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Ride Across California Map Geeking

Ride Across California Map Geeking

Tuesday, April 25, 2006 18:45

Here's a link to an entry in my blog about a recent Ride Across California that my daughter's 5th grade class performed. There are a lot of Google Earth maps detailing the ride from Yuma to San Diego. My last ten posts at www.declan.net are also about the ...

Bike Night – June 1st, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 25, 2006 7:50

From: "Kathy Keehan" Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2006 10:15:08 -0700 Subject: [SDCBC] Tickets for Bike Night available on Active.com To: "Sdcbc" Hello all! Tickets for Bike Night are now on sale at Active.com http://www.active.com/event_detail.cfm?event_id=1315034 Your $25 ticket includes free beer provided by Karl Strauss Brewery, food, and an evening of entertainment. Our Master of Ceremonies ...

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County to discuss road option

Tuesday, April 25, 2006 7:46

County to discuss road option By: North County Times - San Diego County officials have scheduled several meetings with community groups to discuss options for improving roads in unincorporated areas so the routes can handle the traffic expected to be generated by new growth in the backcountry over the next couple ...

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Park availability added to Web site

Monday, February 6, 2006 8:44

Saw this in the UT this morning: Park availability added to Web site Planning a wedding or party in a county park? Now information is available on the Internet on whether your place of choice is available. The county Parks and Recreation Department has added a feature ...

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San Diego Beer Map

Tuesday, January 10, 2006 21:32

This is a great use of Google Maps to show San Diego brewpubs, breweries, beer bars, and beer stores. Link

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San Diego Food Blog

Monday, January 2, 2006 21:26

I have to give a plug for the San Diego Gourmet Club blog that I just found on the SanDiegoBlog list of new sites. Already saw these 2 great posts: A New Years Gift from the Cohn Restaurant Group The four Cohn Group Restaurants are offering 3 course meals at a ...

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