Month: August 2013

  • Aug 29 – Let’s Ban Plastic Bags in San Diego

    Aug 29 –  Let’s Ban Plastic Bags in San Diego

    It’s such a simple step. If San Diego bans single-use plastic bags, we can make a huge impact protecting our ocean. This Thursday, join with environmentalists, along with business and civic leaders from all over San Diego, to declare  support for eliminating single-use plastic bags in San Diego and statewide. When Thursday, August 29, at […]

  • North County Democrats Raise $23K for Diaz

    North County Democrats Raise $23K for Diaz

    North County Democrats and Republicans turned out to support Olga Diaz at a fundraiser held on Aug 24 in Oceanside. Around $23,000 was raised from over 100 supporters who gathered at the Marriott Courtyard event. The Chair of the Democratic Party North Area, Esther Sanchez served as the host of the gathering. “I would love […]

  • Sep 12 – League of Women Voters – Ocean Beach Meeting – Mental Health

    Sep 12 – League of Women Voters – Ocean Beach Meeting – Mental Health

    The League of Women Voters will be holding their first meeting after a summer break since their inaugural meeting in Ocean Beach in May. When September 12, from 10:30am-12pm Where Point Loma Library, 3701 Voltaire St, San Diego, CA 92107 They will be discussing Mental Heatlh. Massacres by mentally unstable shooters have focused attention on the […]

  • New Officers, Committee Chairs and Liaisons

    New Officers, Committee Chairs and Liaisons

    Carol Heasley and Mary ONeal recently resigned from the E-Board as VP and Secretary respectively. The club thanks both of them for their work, and in their place has appointed Mike Johnson as VP and Gretchen Kinney Newsom as Secretary. Their appointments were unanimously confirmed at the August Monthly Meeting. The E-Board also appointed Barbara Houlton […]

  • Aug 24 – WOSD Kicks Off Campaign Against Violence Against Women: No More Excuses. Stop It Now!

    Aug 24 – WOSD Kicks Off Campaign Against Violence Against Women: No More Excuses. Stop It Now!

    The recent spotlight on sexual harassment in San Diego is indicative of what many women endure in their lives. Women Occupy San Diego (WOSD), is kicking off a campaign, No More Excuses. Stop it now! to declare San Diego as ground zero for ending violence against women in every form, in partnership with: League of Women […]

  • What position should women take in the call for Mayor Bob Filner to resign?

    What position should women take in the call for Mayor Bob Filner to resign?

    What is in our best interests?   With the debate raging around us, it’s hard to figure out a logical position on this civic mess the Mayor is in. Two high profile progressive activists – whom I personally have very high regard for and who have very high regard for each other – sat down […]