Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor of The San Diego Union-Tribune, is joined by Westview boys volleyball coach, Mike Amonette. Kearney previews the baseball and softball playoffs; track and field finals; and the annual Union-Tribune/San Diego Sports Association “Prep Athletes Award Gala,” set for Friday, June 14 at Petco Park.
Mark Balmert, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC), discusses the June 13 SDMAC Achievement Awards and the new date of the June SDMAC Breakfast, featuring RADM Dr. Forrest Faison, the nation’s Navy Surgeon General. Balmert is joined by RADM (Ret.) Dr. James Johnson, Past President of SDMAC, to chat about future [...]
Guest 1: Balboa Park ConservancyTomas Herrera-Mishler, President and CEO of the Balboa Park Conservancy, talks about the Conservancy’s mission to address sustainability and accessibility needs in the Park. Herrera-Mishler is joined by Audrey Tamayo, AmeriCorps VIP Fellow, who is leading the organization’s volunteer efforts, such as the Tree Stewards and Park Ambassadors programs. Guest 2: [...]
Guest 1: Reading Legacies Betty Mohlenbrock, Founder and President of Reading Legacies, discusses her decades of work in the field of reading, with a special emphasis on the benefits of reading aloud to and with children. Mohlenbrock talks about the need to grow her base of volunteers to read aloud to kids. Guest 2: Medical [...]
Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor of The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, talk about Spring sports playoff highlights and previews, and the annual Union-Tribune/San Diego Sports Association’s “Prep Athletes Awards Gala,” set for Friday, June 14 at Petco Park. Kearny and Brand or joined by Torrey [...]
Mark Balmert, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC), discusses the May 15 SDMAC Breakfast, featuring keynote speaker VADM Richard A. Brown, Commander, Naval Surfaces Forces; the June 13 SDMAC Achievement Awards; the status of the annual San Diego Military Economic Impact Study.
Part 1: El Monte Union’s inaugural Cooking Showdown was a huge success, with students from Mountain View, Rosemead and Arroyo high schools competing to see who could make the best gourmet dish. Culinary arts teachers Patricia Sahagun and Genevieve Wobrock join student chefs to discuss the fast-paced career technical education pathway. Part 2: Kaiser High [...]
Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor of The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Jeff Baumback, Rancho Bernardo High baseball coach. Kearney and Brand preview spring sports championships; the performance of Madison High sprinter Kenan Christon; and the annual Union-Tribune/San Diego Sports Association “Prep Athletes [...]
Part 1: El Monte Union High School District’s South El Monte High School will provide a modern take on Shakespearian tragedy when it stages “The Punk Rock Story of Romeo and Juliet” on May 8-10. The production will feature a student band playing live punk rock music, and will challenge gender norms by casting a [...]
Mark Balmert, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC), is joined by Nathan Loveland, Program Manager of Propel San Diego, to talk about Propel’s accomplishments to date; its recent Stakeholder Forum; and the DIV Grand Prize event on Thursday, May 23. Balmert discusses the keynote speech of last Friday’s featured SDMAC speaker; [...]