The Hillcrest Farmers Market is back! But during the current public health crisis, the market will be modified to follow a number of safety protocols and be open to only serve fresh produce and groceries and pre-packaged food items.
With so many stories out there about people hoarding and stockpiling food items at grocery stores during the COVID-19 pandemic, one story that isn’t getting told as much is of the thousands of people across San Diego County alone who face food insecurity every single day.
The Bankers Hill Community Group (BHCG) will host a series of virtual candidate forums to give voters the opportunity to learn more about several local candidates. The forums will include candidates for City of San Diego Mayor, San Diego City Attorney, City of San Diego Council District 3, and the 53rd congressional district seat.
The Hillcrest Business Association has shared with San Diego LGBT News more information about the portion of Hillcrest that has been the subject of fairly intense community debate, with a proposal present to carve Normal Street and the Hillcrest Pride Flag into an area called "The West End."
The Hillcrest Business Association (HBA) has recently shared information that the office of Councilmember Chris Ward has been advancing a plan to create a special management district in University Heights and include Hillcrest’s Normal Street in the district.
In the aftermath of, and in response to, the murder of Michael Brown by police six years ago in Ferguson, Missouri, Dwayne Crenshaw, partnered with Tony Young, and co-founded RISE San Diego, which fosters urban leadership and civic engagement.