Next August marks University Heights’ 125th birthday and plans for a month of festivities include a block party along Park Blvd that will feature live music, food booths, Birney School exhibits, arts and crafts vendors and even an ostrich or two. Read more to find out how to get involved.
Artists and Restaurants Will Indulge Your Tastes At 7th Annual UH Event
Culinary, performing and visual arts all will be showcased during the 7th Annual UH Arts Open/Taste of University Heights which takes place from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 16 at various University Heights restaurants and venues. Don’t miss this opportunity to sample delicacies from many of University Heights’ diverse restaurants and enjoy a free, self-guided tour of our community’s vibrant art scene. Read more.
Gloria Explains His Park Vote
By Todd Gloria, District 3 Councilman
After two years of debate, the City Council voted in July to move forward with a plan to take back the heart of Balboa Park from cars and return it to the people. When completed in late 2014, this $45 million project will represent that largest park improvement since 1935. Read more.