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Lady Torreys crowned state volleyball champs BY DAVE THOMAS | VILLAGE NEWS

The goal of any scholastic team is to be playing in the final game of the season when the title is on the line. Winning that contest is even better. The La Jolla Country Day (LJCD) girls volleyball team accomplished both tasks last weekend in the state title game in Irvine. Advancing to their first-ever state title game, the Lady Torreys left the UC Irvine Bren Events Center last Saturday with the state championship in hand, scoring a 25-19, 25-20, 25-17 victory over the Sacramento Christian

Brothers team. Finishing an outstanding season with a record of 35-1, LJCD carried on the tradition of Southern California schools, claiming the region’s fifth title in six years of play against the north. “The team played strong all year and this was more of the same,” LJCD head coach Peter Ogle commented. “We have a good starting team, but the strength of our team is the ability to practice at a very high level. It is our reserves that push us every practice that kept us improving and sharp. It was just a tremenSEE CHAMPS, Page 2

IT’S A WRAP! Dressed in gift bags, Girl Scouts from Bird Rock (above) march down Girard Avenue during the Dec. 6 La Jolla Christmas Parade. The cavalcade kicked off with musket shots from the San Diego Sons of the Revolution (right) and ended at La Jolla Recreation Center with a Holiday Festival. The theme of the 52nd annual parade was “Christmas Through the Eyes of a Child.” VILLAGE NEWS | PAUL HANSEN

SIO will use grants for underwater robots From Israel, Mini Nishri’s “Esther, Queen of the Swamp” video projection depicts the queen as both a young prostitute and an older homeless woman.

International artists take viewers ‘Off Beaten Path’ BY ADRIANE TILLMAN | VILLAGE NEWS

The latest art exhibition at UCSD aims to sensitize people to the pain, violence and oppression that afflict women through art that enables the viewer to empathize with feeling vulnerable, violated or deliberately masking pain – rather than zeroing in on the act of violence itself. Artist Yoko Ono, for example, created a video called “Cut Piece” in which she’s sitting on a stage allowing people to take scissors and snip a piece of her dress, like

vultures stripping her bare. Some cutters seem to simply want a square of her dress as a souvenir, while another cutter takes the opportunity to snip her dress at the strap causing the front of her dress to fall and expose her. Called “Off The Beaten Path: Violence, Women and Art,” the exhibition features 21 artists and organizations from 19 countries and is being held through Dec. 12 at the University Art Gallery on the west end of the Mandeville Center at UCSD. The exhibition SEE PATH, Page 5


Two oceanographers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) are on the cusp of cracking the mysteries of red tides and marine-protected areas (MPAs). Recently, Jules Jaffe and Peter Franks, both professors at SIO, won two grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF) totaling nearly $2.5 million. This money will support their efforts to build and develop underwater robots that measure physical characteristics and currents in the ocean. Ultimately, this data will provide information about red tides and MPAs as well as oil spills, airplane crashes, algae blooms and other phenomena that have eluded researchers for so many years. The robots, called

We’re sampling clouds by sticking a balloon on a wire and leaving it there ... PETER FRANKS SIO

Autonomous Underwater Explorers (AUEs), will be about a liter in size and placed in groups underwater near an area of interest to oceanographers. Collaborators strive to understand “clouds” beneath the surface of the ocean. The exact makeup of these clouds is yet to be

explained but is most likely microorganisms that live in a cluster and travel with ocean currents. These clouds are currently inaccessible from the surface of the water and not visible by satellite. “We’re sampling clouds by sticking a balloon on a wire and leaving it there for a long period of time — watching clouds go by,” Franks said. In order to effectively submerge and resurface these AUEs, Jaffe and Franks will need to perfect the size and shape of the robots to control buoyancy. By sinking and floating the AUEs they can lower and raise them from the surface of the water to their underwater destination. If researchers are able to place hundreds of these AUEs in vicinSEE ROBOTS, Page 4




A WEEK ahead — Due to space limitations, publication of weekly and other ongoing items is suspended this week.

10 Thursday • Bloodmobile drive, 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Irvine Co. La Jolla Gateway Central Courtyard, 9171 Towne Centre Dr., (800) 479-3902, ext. 0 • Chinese brush painting exhibition, noon-8 p.m., open Dec. 1-Jan. 29, La Jolla Library, 7555 Draper Ave., 552-1657 • La Jolla Town Council meeting, 5 p.m., LJ Rec. Center, 615 Prospect St., • Gluten-free/dairy-free holiday desserts, 6-7:30 p.m., Whole Foods Market, 8825 Villa La Jolla, reserve 642-6700 • Babies by the Sea Birthing Center fund-raiser and auction, wine, food, music, 7-9 p.m., Martin Lawrence Gallery, 1111 Prospect St., $150, RSVP • Glenn Beck’s “The Christmas Sweater – A Return to Redemption,” 8 p.m., AMC La Jolla Village 12, 8657 Villa La Jolla Dr., $20, 11 Friday • Birch Aquarium A, B Sea Club for children, activities for ages 2, 9:30-10:30 a.m., 2300 Expedition Way, $15/$20, 534-7336 • Bubbly tasting, truffles and cheese, 6-8 p.m., Whole Foods Market, 8825 Villa La Jolla, $8, 642-6700 • San Diego Junior Theater presents “A Christmas Story,” 7 p.m. Fridays, 1 and 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, thru Dec. 20, Firehouse YMCA Theater, 7877 Herschel Ave, $11-14, (619) 239-8355

The San Diego Junior Theatre company presents “A Christmas Story” weekends through Dec. 20 at the Firehouse YMCA, 7877 Herschel Ave. PHOTO BY KEN JACQUES

12 Saturday • “Keeping in Form” exhibition by K.V. Tomney; also “Next to Nothing” exhibition by Stephen Curry, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St., 454-5872 • National League of American Pen Women meeting, special music, 1 p.m., La Jolla Lutheran Church, 7111 La Jolla Blvd. • “On Ice: Photographs by Len Jenshel & Diane Cook,” reception, 5-8 p.m., Joseph Bellows Gallery, 7661 Girard Ave., 456-5620 • Athenaeum violin concert with Eugene Ugorski, 7:30 p.m., Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St., $30-$35, 454-5872 • “The King and I” performed by J*Company Youth Theater, 7 p.m., various other times, dates through Dec. 13, Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, 4126 Executive Dr., $8-10, 362-1348

Ave., (800) 479-3902, ext. 0 • Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., corner Girard and Genter streets • La Presbyterian Church Chancel Choir presents “The Winter Rose” by Joseph Martin, 10 a.m., La Jolla United Methodist Church, 6303 La Jolla Blvd., freewill offering, 4547108 • Tide pool guided tour by Birch Aquarium, 12:30-2:30 p.m., Hospital Point, 0.8 mile south of La Jolla Cove on Coast Blvd., RSVP $12 • UCSD 90-minute walking tour, 2 p.m., South Gilman Information Pavilion, RSVP at 534-4414 • Bach’s Christmas Oratorio by augmented Sanctuary Choir, 5 p.m., Torrey Pines Christian Church, 8320 La Jolla Scenic Dr., free will offering, 453-3550 • Christmas Joy concert featuring Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, 6 p.m., La Jolla Presbyterian Church, 7715 Draper Ave., free, childcare avail., freewill offering, 729-5531

featuring four artists, opening reception Dec. 15, 5:30-7:30 p.m., La Jolla Art Association Gallery, 8100 Paseo Del Ocaso, 459-1196 • Prostate cancer update, noon, Stein Clinical Research Building, room 148, 9500 Gilman Dr., 5341226 • Holiday music by Teeny-Tiny Pit Orchestra, 12:30 p.m., Geisel Library, UCSD, free except parking, 822-5758 • Annual public Menorah lighting, blessing, music, dancing, gifts, 6 p.m., Charriol La Jolla, 1227 Prospect St., 455-5433 • “Let’s Talk Trash: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch,” oceanographers speak about recent trip to garbage patch, 6:30 p.m., Birch Aquarium, 2300 Expedition Way, 534-3624 • La Jolla Masonic Lodge meeting, 7:30 p.m., 5655 La Jolla Blvd., call George Geanoulis, (619) 203-8622 • “Living in Emergency: Stories of Doctors Without Borders LIVE with Elizabeth Vargas,” 8 p.m., AMC La

Jolla Village 12, 8657 Villa La Jolla Dr., $12.50,


Rogers led LJCD with 15 kills, while Mathis and Altman teamed for 31 assists. Bishop’s reached the match-up with LJCD by topping Whittier Christian 25-19, 25-18, 25-14. Senior Thea Derrough paced the Lady Knights (30-8) with 14 kills, while junior Kristen Casey added 12. It was the final home contest for Bishop’s seniors Ina Kamenova, Hannah Saber, Savannah Smith, Stephanie Yetter and Derrough. In LJCD’s contest prior to meeting Bishop’s School, the Lady Torreys rolled to a 25-15, 25-16, 25-10 victory over Central Valley Christian. Cheyenne Giesecke recorded 10 digs for LJCD. ■


dous team effort all season.” Lauren Birks and Chloe Mathis led the way for LJCD in the title game with 12 kills and 15 assists, respectively. Jessie Altman, Mollie Rogers and Gillian Howard also came through with big performances, as LJCD won in straight games. To reach last weekend’s championship, LJCD had to defeat neighborhood rival The Bishop’s School. LJCD defeated Bishops 3-1 (2517, 18-25, 25-22, 25-15) last Tues13 Sunday day to earn the right to meet • Bloodmobile drive, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Sacramento Christian Brothers for La Jolla Presbyterian Church, Kirk 14 Monday House Main Hall, 7715 Draper • “Celebrate the season” exhibit the championship.

15 Tuesday • La Jolla Shores Advisory Board, 9 a.m., LJ Rec. Center, room two, 615 Prospect St. • Coastal Development Permit Review committee meeting, 4 p.m., LJ Rec. Center, 615 Prospect St., • Church band performs, 7:30 p.m., Che Café, UCSD, 9500 Gilman Dr., $5, 16 Wednesday • “Consuming Passion: Books on Food & Drink from UCSD’s American Institute of Wine & Food Culinary Collection,” exhibition, 9 a.m.5 p.m., Mon.-Fri., Geisel Library, UCSD, 9500 Gilman Dr., 534-1183 • RiffTrax LIVE: Christmas ShortsStravagaza with the stars of Mystery Science Theater, 8 p.m., AMC La Jolla Village 12, 8657 Villa La Jolla Dr.,, $12.50 ■

NEWS Bishop’s moves on; LJCD sees season end BY DAVE THOMAS | VILLAGE NEWS

A pair of local football teams saw action last weekend in the CIF Division V semifinals, with only one of them happy with the results. The Bishop’s School advanced to the finals (Dec. 11) to meet Francis Parker after scoring a wild 28-27 win over Christian. Alec Fisher tallied a pair of touchdowns for Bishop’s. Christian rallied to within a point late in the game, but Bishop’s blocked a PAT attempt after a score to win the contest. In the other semifinal, Francis Parker rolled to a 42-14 win over La Jolla Country Day School, as Deon Randall and Kenny Brookins accounted for a pair of touchdowns each for the Lancers. LJCD senior tailback Montell Allen rushed for 124 yards on 25 carries, junior QB Ruben Pena threw for 103 yards (one TD), and

La Jolla Country Day's Ruben Pena (2) passes to Montell Allen during the Torreys' 42-14 CIF Division V playoff loss Dec. 4 at Francis Parker. VILLAGE NEWS | DON BALCH

The Knights will play Parker for senior QB Derek Hatfield also the Division V championship on 10 added a TD pass. On defense, Allen led the way for a.m. Saturday, Dec. 12 at Qualcomm Stadium. ■ LJCD with 13 tackles.

LJCPA bucks task force on dispensaries BY ADRIANE TILLMAN | VILLAGE NEWS

The La Jolla Community Planning Association (LJCPA) voted 83-2 to reject a proposal to demolish the existing structure at 6767 Neptune Place in Windansea and build a 24-residential rental unit. City staff will consider LJCPA’s recommendation in its decision on the project. LJCPA met Dec. 3. Claude-Anthony Marengo presented the project on behalf of Marengo Morten Architects Inc., located on Girard Avenue in La

Jolla. Marengo said the building will not block neighbors’ views. Trustees argued the bulk and scale of the proposed building is not appropriate for the Windansea neighborhood. Trustee Phil Merten voted in favor of the project, however, stating the architects had made considerable efforts to set back the building from the street to open the view corridor to the ocean. Resident of the current building, Devin Burstein, spoke ardently against the project. He argued that

razing the current building would mean demolishing “one of the few places left in La Jolla for affordable housing.” Burstein is a public defender and his girlfriend works for the American Cross. “Just because something can be done doesn’t mean it should be done,” Burstein said. “The bulk and scale of the building is so far out of the character of Windansea and La Jolla.” The Neptune Place project is SEE LJCPA, Page 4





ton suggested the collectives be banned from the central village CONTINUED FROM Page 3 altogether. City Council is seeking feedback scheduled to go before a hearing from the city’s community planofficer, and people can appeal it ning groups before it considers the task force’s land use recommento the Planning Commission. dations in January. Pot dispensaries get smoked Taking the Right-of-Way The LJCPA balked at the city’s LJCPA rejected a request from Medical Marijuana Task Force’s recommendations to require a two homeowners in the 7700 500-foot radius between dispen- block of Prospect Place to acquire saries, and 1,000 feet from a portion of the unused street – schools, recreation centers and 3,100 square feet in total. The youth facilities. The task force LJCPA voted 9-2-1 against the prodecided it would be too onerous ject, which will be sent to the city to include parks, religious institu- for final consideration. Acquiring the additional proptions, playgrounds and libraries in erty would have enabled the the distance requirements. The LJCPA voted against the homeowners to install drains to task force’s recommendations on handle flooding, and one homethe provision that only requiring owner wanted to use the extra lot 500 feet between dispensaries was size to build a garage to house his too close. Trustee Michele Adding- four cars. The homeowners

NEWS on the contrary that the property is an “eyesore” the city is not maintaining, plus giving the property to private residents would bolster the tax base. The applicants garnered support from some neighbors but seven neighbors sent a letter of opposition, stating they enjoyed walking their dogs in the cul-desac, which they did not want tamDEVIN BURSTEIN pered with. RESIDENT The Prospect Place street request will go before the Planning Commission for recommenpromised to build a sidewalk and dation, and then City Council for a enhance and maintain the land- decision. The public can submit scaping, which they said the city comments. has neglected. The LJCPA meets the first Trustees argued the loss of land would mean a loss of parking Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. at spaces on the street, plus it would the La Jolla Recreation Center, 615 enable the homeowners to poten- Prospect St. For more information tially build more on their proper- call (858) 456-7900 or visit lajolties. Trustee Mike Costello argued ■

Just because something can be done doesn’t mean it should be done.


ity, they are more likely to detect clouds and other underwater activity than if they are only able to place one or two robots at a time. They can collect data, take pictures and send all of the information to a computer where researchers can access all the data via the internet. The grants also support the analysis of the data after it is collected in order to understand water flow beneath the surface of the water. Computer algorithms will be designed in order to process the incoming data from the AUEs. The researchers hope to have a team of people trained to assimilate data from the AUE. Ultimately, all of this information will help oceanographers understand more about how and why conditions change in the ocean. MPAs, for example, will be easier to track if researchers understand how coastal currents move. MPAs serve as seed grounds for organisms to proliferate and then travel to other marine areas. If swarms of robots were allowed to collect data within an MPA, researchers could calculate the conditions within which these organisms thrive. Another underwater enigma that researchers hope to study with AUEs is red tides. Little is currently known about how and why red tides appear. With the new AUE devices, organisms can be sampled and analyzed to predict the location of red tides and the direction they are moving. Jaffe and Franks each have different areas of expertise and this makes them complement each other as partners on the project. Franks is a physical oceanographer with little training in robotics or engineering, while Jaffe is an expert in robotics and engineering. The two started working together about 15 years ago on a collaboration that has evolved into a marriage of sorts. “He described me the other day as being his wife at work,” Franks stated. “I’m the science end of things and he’s the instrument designer…. maybe we’re like Laurel and Hardy.” Jaffe also incorporates a science outreach and literacy component within his instrument design. The grant includes1 money to support students to build AUEs, collect data and analyze it via the Internet. “Generally, I’m interested in getting kids interested in science,” Franks said. His plan is to have high school teachers come to the SIO campus and create a curriculum for students about the AUEs. This curriculum will include ecology, engineering, physics and other related subjects. After mastering these subjects, students will build and deploy their own AUEs and then access their own data on the internet. “They would see the AUE online,” Jaffe said. He hopes to reinforce the discovery and invention components of science education — components that serve to excite students are science and inspire them to pursue it as a career. Whether it be for the study of underwater currents or the mentoring and education of future oceanographers, SIO researchers spend grant money in pursuit of the ocean. ■


domestic violence. “I wasn’t as interested in the shock value, and in some ways that feels equally disturbing – it’s like more of the same in terms of horror of violence,” Rosenberg said. “It’s like creating more violence.” Some pieces portray a more positive outlook, such as Miwa Yanagi’s project in which she asked young girls to describe themselves 50 years from now and then photographed those girls in that scenario using makeup and digital tactics to age the participants. The girls projected themselves as

mature women of stature enjoying power, respect and adventure, refuting the negative connotations of older women as crones, useless and past their prime. Relating myriad experience A handful of people sat riveted on a Saturday evening in November listening to a panel of five activists speak about their experiences and work to reverse the culture of violence and oppression against women that pervades places like Sudan, Iran, Iraq and India. The Nov. 14 lecture at UCSD corresponded with the recent exhibition at the University Art Gallery. The panelists were frank about their personal experiences. Dep Tuany arrived in America in 1991 after living in a refugee camp for 12 years and losing his son to water-borne disease. Tuany showed two photos of a victim of cultural violence. In one, a young, fair woman stared solemnly at the camera, dressed in a fashionable sweater, wearing earrings and jewelry with her uncovered hair slicked back into a ponytail. She was 20 years old and attending college. In the adjacent photo, the woman’s face is severely burnt and disfigured with one eye bulging out and the other one gone. The young woman’s family had married her off to a 40-year-old man whom she

Sunday, Dec. 13, during the 10 a.m. worship service. The piece to be performed will be Joseph Martin’s cantata “The Winter Rose” featuring soloists Heather Tweed Hargett, Lisa Gutierrez, Jayson Coleman and Randy Seward with the Rev. Dr. Martin Dilg as narrator. “The Winter Rose” was first published in 2000 and is representa-

tive of this talented composer’s ability to build on familiar and beloved carols in a new way. The concert is free, although a love offering will be taken. So, come and enjoy a mega dose of seasonal inspiration! La Jolla United Methodist Church is located at 6063 La Jolla Blvd. For information, call (858) 454-7108. ■


can also be found online at “We’ve become desensitized to violence,” curator Randy Rosenberg said. “It’s on TV; it’s all around us; we hear about these horrific acts of violence but somehow we have managed to protect ourselves from feeling it… There’s an element of storytelling [in the exhibit], whether it’s more abstract or concrete, and we’re hoping somehow it will touch people so they will let themselves feel and understand for people who do experience some abuse.” The exhibition is divided into five themes, chronicling abuse at the individual level as well as in the family, community, culture and politics. Artist Gabriela Morawetz created a haunting portrayal of the bed, which for many is a symbol of rejuvenation and the dream world, but for others is a place of violation and vulnerability. In one image, the bed shows a stark frame and a mattress piled high with fragile glass balls. The art and its accompanying text is far more thought-provoking than simulating images of rape and

NEWSbrief ‘Winter Rose’ concert set for Dec. 13 The La Jolla United Methodist Church Chancel Choir, directed by Dr. Myron Tweed and accompanied by a 16-piece orchestra, will present its Advent concert this

Yoko Inoue’s Untitled from a performance is part ofUCSD’s “Off the Beaten Path” exhibition.


did not love. After refusing intercourse with him, her husband sent her home but she was returned to her husband. The husband bought a chemical and asked his brotherin-law to perform a “ritual” over the woman to cure her objections to intercourse. He poured the chemical over his sister and burnt her face badly. Tuany said economics plays a heavy role in the continued oppression of women since families welcome the dowry the man brings. In 1995, Tuany founded the Southern Sudanese Community Center in San Diego to support other refugees. Panelist Cima Rahmankhah was born shortly before the Islamic Revolution of 1979 and has lived her entire life under a regime that forced women to split their identities between their home and public


lives. Rahmankhah showed a silent video of a woman reading at home, wiggling her brightly painted toes, and then wiping off her plum lipstick and dressing in a burka to cover her hair, feet and banned literature to face the outside world. The women are monitored carefully for make-up, which may be wiped off with broken glass in the streets, reported Farrah Douglas, the first female to publish a novel in Iran who was evacuated in 1979. Douglas runs a printing company, CDS Printing, in Carlsbad and is the president of 5 Women Who Care. She is president of the Carlsbad Rotary Foundation Board and the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce, as well as serving on numerous civic boards. UCSD is located at 9500 Gilman Drive. For information, visit ■

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Holiday lighting: tips on keeping it safe BY CHRISTINA HANSEN

hile holiday decorating is all about adding fun, sparkle and warmth to a very special season, it’s important to remember that many of our favorite decorations carry the risk of fire or electrical injury if not used carefully. Don’t let a preventable accident take the enjoyment out of your holidays. Take a few minutes to consider these decorating safety tips.


Lights and Decorations When shopping for lights, electric decorations and extension cords, purchase only the ones that are UL-listed. If you’re planning to decorate outdoors, make sure that you use lights and decorations that are rated for outdoor use. Putting indoor-only products outside in the weather can result in electric shock and fire hazards. If you’re in doubt as to whether light strings are rated for indoor or outdoor use, just check the colorcoded UL mark on the product’s package. A green holographic UL mark says, “indoors only, please,” while a red one indicates that the product is safe for both indoor and outdoor use. Whether they’re brand-new out of the box or seasoned veterans from holidays past, before you put them up, inspect all lights, electric decorations and extension cords for signs of damage to wire insulation, plugs and bulbs. If cords and plugs are damaged, discard and replace the decoration. Always unplug lights before changing bulbs, replacing fuses or making any other repairs. If you need to replace a bulb in a string of Christmas lights, make sure that the wattage rating of the replacement bulb you’re using matches that of the light strand. Using a bulb with too

high a wattage can cause the light string to overheat, creating a fire risk. When hanging Christmas lights outdoors, reduce your risk of electric shock by passing up metal ladders in favor of ladders made of non-conductive materials like wood or fiberglass-reinforced plastic. Before you begin decorating, verify how many strands of lights it is safe to connect end-to-end (as a general rule, it’s 3). Be careful not to overload extension cords. Before you start plugging in, find out the wattage rating of your extension cord, as well as the power requirements of any lights or decorations you’re planning to plug into it. A wattage rating is the amount of electricity that an extension cord is built to carry, and if the combined power requirements (or “pull”) of your lights and decorations exceed that rating, overheating and fire can occur. Every so often, check Christmas light wires to make sure that they’re not warm to the touch. Always turn off all Christmas lights and decorations before going to bed or leaving the house. — Christina Hansen is a product specialist at, a leading provider of cable, wire and equipment management solutions. ■

If cords and plugs are damaged, discard and replace the decoration.


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Please pretend to care about local schools Ruben Barrales, president of the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, feels the city needs to “rush” to finance a new $1 billion stadium for the Chargers (Guest editorial, Village News, Dec. 3, page 6). On the same page, another letter suggests cutting the annual school year for San Diego schools by 10 days to save $60 million and avoid proposed teacher layoffs and the elimination of librarians, school nurses, music and sports programs. We understand that Chamber members who own land in the East Village stand to profit from a new stadium. However, they could at least pretend to care about local schools which are far more important to the city’s economic future than yet another gold-plated stadium. Kevin Clewley La Jolla

Correction Due to incorrect information received by the paper, the names of Goodwill Marshals Ginny Andrews and Aurelia Brown were incorrect in last week’s Village News (page 5 and parade insert), and a photo of John and Ginny Andrews was mislabeled on page 9.

$9,152 per student for public education. Well, give me $8,000 of that for my students and I will choose the private school I want to send my kids to. If the Federal, State and local governments can’t

So, you think that governmentrun healthcare is an option? Let’s take a look at government run programs like Social Security and education as current examples. Social Security is set to run out – education is taking a hit like I can’t believe. We actually think they can handle public option healthcare? I’m ready to jump on the school voucher band-wagon. According to the latest Census Bureau statistics, California spends




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figure out how to pay for education, then let the parents figure it out. I’m just amazed that we, the people, sit back and watch our national debt rise and do nothing. Yes, change needs to be made, but not on the back of our national debt. Change the way we provide programs – let middle America small business audit big government-run programs and watch how much fat can be cut, red tape can be eliminated and unnecessary spending be stopped. I would love a chance at that! Pat Hom Pacific Beach

Government can’t run healthcare, or anything




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Lady cagers hope to net CIF gold

Vikes, Knights hope to repeat as champions


Winning girls basketball teams at La Jolla Country Day (LJCD) School and The Bishop’s School is nothing new. As the new season tipped off recently, expect things to stay the same at the two Coastal League schools this winter. LJCD returns its top seven players, while adding two new talented freshmen. LJCD returns senior starting point guard Ariana Elegado and senior Chemayne Shipley, a multidimensional player who has three-point range. Returning juniors include Gillian Howard, who is considered one of the top post players in the country in the class of 2011; Kaylah Miller, a shooter with three-point range and Shayla Dinwiddie, who brings valuable experience to the team. They also return sophomore twins Maya and Malina Hood, both multidimensional players who cause havoc on both ends of the floor. Finally, the Lady Torreys added two freshmen, Briteesha Solomon, a 5foot-8-inch high-flyer who can touch rim, and Kelsey Plum, a lefty guard who can shoot and knows how

to score. With their valuable experience and addition of the new impact freshmen, the Lady Torreys expect to contend for a ninth CIF title and a trip to the state

We have a strong nucleus coming back from last year’s team ... MARLON WELLS BISHOP’S COACH

Champions. LJCD has also scheduled non-league games with Beverly Hills, Villa Park and Mt. Miguel. At The Bishop’s School, another perennial power awaits opponents in the Coastal League and beyond. Head coach Marlon Wells and the Lady Knights went 30-3 a season ago, winning the CIF Division IV crown and losing in the Southern California regional finals. Three starters return from last year’s stellar squad: seniors Briana Martinez and Elaina White, and junior Alissa Campanero. “We have a strong nucleus coming back from last year’s team, and we look to get back to the CIF championship,” Wells said. Bishop’s carried a 3-1 record following action last week, including a 66-24 thumping of Steele Canyon. In the win over Steele Canyon, White led the way with 21 points, with double-digit points also from Martinez (14 points), Campanero (12) and Bryn Stark (11).

championship. “This team has the ability to control the tempo of the game,” LJCD head coach Terri Bamford commented. “Offensively, we are multidimensional and have the ability to shoot threes, dominate in the post and attack the basket.” LJCD opened up its nonleague schedule last week in the seventh annual Sweet Sixteen Invitational — Editor’s note: La Jolla Basketball Tournament. The Lady Torreys High did not respond prior will then compete at the to press time with informaTroy Tournament, followed tion on its team. ■ by the Nike Tournament of


After successful seasons last year on the hardwood, area scholastic boys basketball teams are eyeing repeat performances this winter. At La Jolla High, head coach Kamal Assaf’s Vikings return six players (three in the backcourt) from a CIF championship team (Division III) that went 17-15 a season ago. La Jolla won eight of its last nine games last year to finish strong in capturing its second straight CIF crown. The Vikings will look to senior tri-captains Taylor Davis (All-Western League selection), Jack Latta and Max Greenberg to lead the way. “This year’s team should benefit from the big games they played in last year,” Assaf said. “There is a mental toughness and a confidence with these seniors which helps them provide an excellent example to the underclassmen. We have the senior experience and leadership to take on what might be our most challenging game schedule in the six years that I have coached at La Jolla.” According to Assaf, the Vikings look to be a physical, defensive-minded team that will emphasize rebounding. “We will try to run and attack in transition and play up-tempo team basketball,” Assaf said. “We have an excellent junior class with size and skill. They are making practice very competitive. We feel our juniors will improve over the course of the competitive December non-league schedule and provide us the depth to play an attacking style of basketball for the entire 32 minutes during the compet-

itive Western League beginning in January 2010. We look forward to a great season and are eager to begin another outstanding journey together.” At the neighboring Bishop’s School, the Knights under head coach Tom Tarantino finished 25-5 last season and were Division IV CIF champions. Key returnees this winter include Malik Love (all-CIF a year ago, 20 points, 10 rebounds, five assists as a junior) and junior Stephen Kaiser (10 points, 12 rebounds a year ago). Additional starters include sophomores Dominique Love and Dominique Watkins, and junior Ryan Chong. “The team will be young with Malik Love as the lone senior; however, the Knights will be among the quickest teams in San Diego and will play a fast- paced, exciting style of basketball,” Tarantino noted. At La Jolla Country Day School, head coach Ryan Meier and the Torreys went 1514 a season ago. Meier will look to several returning starters to lead the way, including leading scorer and co-leading rebounder Ryan Watt (14 ppg., eight rpg.), co-leading rebounder Franke Bamford (eight rpg.) and assist leader Kai Tuites (four assists per game). Freshman guard Sage Burmeister is also expected to contribute. According to Meier, good perimeter play will carry this team. “It’s an unselfish group of boys that will provide for effective team play, good ball movement and great team chemistry,” Meier said. “We’re a scrappy group of young men that won’t get outworked on the court.”




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Again ‘Grinch’ charms young and old BY CHARLENE BALDRIDGE | VILLAGE NEWS

The Old Globe opened its 12th annual “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” Nov. 27. The annual feast for children of all ages continues through Dec. 27 at the landmark Balboa Park Theatre. Each year, the critic attends kicking and screaming, “Oh, no! Not again!” Each year she experiences what can only be described as Grinch nostalgia. Having watched the eyes of little children fill with wonder, she comes away inspired and resolved to be less jaded in the New Year. John Lee Beatty’s Who-Ville set is unchanged. Each costume created by Globe associate artist Robert Morgan remains essentially the same, setting up memories of performances past, bygone portrayals of Young Max, Old Max and the furry green Grinch himself. Only Grandma Who (silvery soprano Eileen Bowman) is still played by the woman who created the role in 1998. The most amazing phenomenon and legacy is the stream of CindyLou Whos who have graced the production over the years. Mel Marvin’s music is not simple and has a big range for a youngster, who must hold her own in the show’s hit song “Santa for a Day.” This year’s Cindy-Lou, 5-year-old Shea Starrs Siben, stole every heart opening night. Shea first saw “Grinch” at 3, when her elder sister Skylar played Cindy-Lou. Shea now plays Cindy-Lou, sharing the role with 9-year-old Anna Bahen, who plays alternate performances. All the Who children are double cast.

Cindy-Lou Who melts the heart of the Grinch in the Old Globe’s “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas.” PHOTO BY CRAIG SCHWARTZ

Many readers know the story written by Dr. Seuss, Theodor “Ted” Geisel, who lived in La Jolla. After his death, Geisel’s widow, Audrey, gave the children of San Diego the gift of this “Grinch.” The show, which has since proliferated, premiered in its present form at the Globe in 1998, under the childlike direction of then artistic director Jack O’Brien. Old Max (the Grinch’s dog), who wanted to see the place once more, returns to Who-Ville, and as he tells the tale encounters his youthful self as well as all the citizens of WhoVille, from whom the Grinch (“You’re One of a Kind”) determines to steal Christmas. Having taken all the toys, trees and roast beasts, the Grinch, whose heart has already been touched by Cindy-

Lou, hears the Whos celebrating anyway. He realizes that Christmas is about something more than its accompaniments. The current production, directed for the third year by Benjamin Endsley Klein, is excellent. Music director John Samorian conducts the large company, and his eight-piece Who-Chestra lends excellent support, especially to the youngest singer/performers, who find their pitches and are well-heard, thanks to Paul Peterson’s excellent sound design. Favorite musical moments are “Who Likes Christmas,” “You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch” and the elder Whos’ quartet “This Time of Year.” It’s guaranteed that one goes home singing “Santa for a Day.” In his Old Globe debut as the Grinch, Broadway veteran Jeff Skowron is a keeper, pitch perfect, vocally interesting and not too scary. Martin Van Treuren, returning as Old Max, is the absolute best, dramatically and vocally, and Logan Lipton’s second outing as Young Max is a joy. The critic was accompanied by a friend three years older than she. It was her first experience of the show, and she was absolutely captivated. It’s fun for the experienced “Grinch”-goer to see wonder reflected in the eyes of newbies, whether youthful or aged. “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas” continues through Dec. 27, with performances scheduled at times that accommodate families with small children and grownups as well. See the detailed schedule at or call (619) 23-GLOBE. ■




Speakers, givers Starry, starry nights and players with Vincent Andrunas Northern La Jolla is a hotbed of activity in the biosciences, and The Burnham Institute for Medical Research is one of its most prestigious organizations. Research done there helps people lead better and longer lives. Lillian Fishman and her late husband, Dr. William Fishman, were longtime supporters of the Institute. After her husband passed away in 2001, Lillian and her friend Reena Horowitz decided to start a discussion group, which came to be called The Group of 12. Gathering at the Institute once a month, their midday “meetings” begin with a short social session, followed by a talk presented by an interesting personage. Reena and her co-chair, Doreen Schonbrun, come up with great speakers — artists, writers, scientists, historians and others have addressed the group. Their subjects have included health advances, novels inspired by artworks, and even the history of the Tiffany Company. Word has gotten around, and their numbers have grown — now they’re called The Group of 12 and Friends. Their December meeting drew 83 interested listeners to hear Dr. Joe Shurman speak about pain — a subject with which we are all familiar, but which in many ways is still mysterious to the medical community. The enlightening talk was followed by lots of good cheer, since this meeting was also the group’s holiday party. When Dan Mulvihill founded The Mercy 1000, he was hoping to attract 1,000 people to become supporters of Scripps Mercy Hos-


pital. But the group became much more enthusiastic than Dan might have expected. It has become a key support group of individuals who make an annual unrestricted donation of $1,000 or more to the hospital. Members receive a number of benefits, including informative publications, courtesy parking at Scripps hospitals, personal assistance from foundation staff during stays at Mercy and, of course, the gratitude of the Sisters of Mercy. They also receive invitations to special events, including the annual Mercy 1000 Holiday Reception, a very elegant affair hosted early this month by the La Valencia in their Verandah Room.


Mercy 1000 1 Dan and Mary Mulvihill, Tom Gammiere

The very next evening, that same Verandah Room was the scene of the debut gala of a new La Jolla-based organization. Project Active, founded in June of this year, is an initiative of The La Jolla Foundation. It is their ambitious goal to send athletic equipment around the world to children in 41 war zones (which they define as areas with 1,000 or more battlefield deaths). “We want the children to pick up athletic equipment before they pick up a gun, so we’ll send soccer balls [and other sporting goods],” said La Jolla Foundation Chairman Mitch Thrower. “We’re diffusing world tension through sport.” Their inaugural event introduced a large and enthusiastic young crowd to the organization with an evening that included hors d’oeuvres, wine tasting, a silent auction, and live entertainment.

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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2009 VOL. 15, NO. 14

Spa MD unveils new partner, treatments BY ADRIANE TILLMAN | VILLAGE NEWS

Dianne York-Goldman is a beauty to behold — if you can catch her. In town, she moves between her upstairs La Jolla Spa MD office at 7630 Fay Ave. to evening galas, like the private fund-raiser to open the Old Globe’s Conrad Prebys Theater; but then she must hurry back to the spa for another engagement: the first Mommy Monday open house, a complimentary evening for women. Most recently, York-Goldman’s been traveling back and forth between San Diego and Los Angeles, where she partnered with Sonya Dakar Skincare in Beverly Hills, a clinic that caters to Hollywood stars

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including Madonna and Gwenyth Paltrow. La Jolla Spa MD agreed to send its physicians to the Hollywood spa to perform treatments like Botox and laser hair removal in SEE SPA MD, Page 14

WHERE THE TREETOPS GLISTEN Holiday season lights and decorations bring a festive mood to a night-time stroll along the 1200 block of Prospect Avenue. High winds and rain on Dec. 7 caused some decoration disarray throughout San Diego. VILLAGE NEWS | DON BALCH

Village chefs get ready for feasting BY ADRIANE TILLMAN | VILLAGE NEWS

Part V in a holiday series The season of repast is underway. “Load the table until it breaks” is an apt Russian idiom for the occasion. The La Jolla Village News decided to pop into a few village kitchens to see what the chefs have on the bubble. Chef Ryan Johnston at Whisknladle (1044 Wall St.) can describe a dish so aptly one may begin to salivate on this

page. He savors the quality of local vegetables from niche farms, and prefers to highlight each vegetable with complementary ingredients rather than mask them in a dish. But don’t be fooled: simplicity doesn’t mean easy or mundane. Chef Johnston likes to eat sweet potatoes, for example, but he spices them up with fresh Habanera chilies and mixes in half-and-half and some Parmesan cheese. He grills persimmons like corn to serve with salami, arugula, Parmesan cheese and garlic

vinaigrette. Johnston hates steamed broccoli and cauliflower so he caramelizes it: blanch, cool, cook in olive oil with any variety of flavors, such as capers, bacon, orange zest or black anchovies. For the holidays, he plans to set off his turkey with a chestnut stuffing that includes roasted Chanterelle mushrooms and parsnips. Johnston said he finds his inspiration by reading Spanish, French, Italian and MorocSEE CHEFS, Page 15

Parade of Lights set to illuminate the dark night expected to attend the event that will feature more than 100 boats parading around the bay Thousands of locals will line from 7 to 9 p.m. brandishing all the shores of Mission Bay on Saturday, Dec. 12 for the annu- variety of holiday lights. MBYC al Mission Bay Parade of Lights. and SeaWorld put on the parade that sets sail from The parade is as uniquely Mission Beach as any holiday cele- Quivira Basin. “It’s a non-commercialized, bration. free event to celebrate the “It’s very unique,” said MisChristmas season. We don’t sion Bay Yacht Club (MBYC) take advertising nor do we vice commodore Randy Smith. allow advertising,” Smith said. “You don’t often get to see a “It’s totally just for fun and just hundred boats dressed up in to celebrate the holiday in the different colored lighting celebrating the holiday.” SEE LIGHTS, Page 19 More than 60,000 people are BY ANTHONY GENTILE | VILLAGE NEWS


Surf and low tides deliver surprises to sandy beach explorers BY JUDITH LEA GARFIELD

Winter’s extreme low tides reveal acres of hardpacked sand on some beaches but this is no desert. Instead of crouching among exposed rocky tidepools, elbow to elbow with the hoi polloi, head to La Jolla Shores to take a sandy beach walk. You may reap even more sea life finds despite the The nonnative worm Polyophthalmus pictus originated in the Mediterranean moonscape appearance. True, Sea, where it was first described in 1839. Likely introduced when inadvertently seaweed and other algae can’t transported along with whatever native alga it lived on, the worm has adopted subsist on a sandy beach because Mine! A young Western gull (Larus occidentalis) fends off other birds to stake a local, native green alga as it home.


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exchange for carrying Sonya Dakar’s Skincare latest product line. “[Sonya Dakar] chose Spa MD because Dianne is very glamorous and she is a celebrity herself,” said Roma Cannizzaro, a publicist for York-Goldman. “Sonya wants to be surrounded by people who can mimic her and bring more to her product.” York-Goldman previously lived in Beverly Hills, where she acted and modeled, and she said her clients were asking for Sonya Dakar’s products. York-Goldman handpicks her products, as well as her physicians. She recently brought on the acclaimed plastic surgeon Richard Chaffoo, and she plans to expand her medical treatments to offer cosmetic dentistry, anti-aging hormonal treatment, vascular treatment and a physician focused on weight loss. York-Goldman has a long-range vision of opening La Jolla Spa MD branches in New York, Dallas and Chicago and then moving into the spa market in Tokyo and Dubai. In her charity work, she is planning a trip to South Africa to distribute Unovus sanitary napkins to young girls who are prevented from going to school while having their periods. La Jolla Spa MD’s massages and skin, hair and nail products rejuvenate, but creating beauty is not just a walk in the park. “Not all treatments are enjoyable; it’s not just about being pampered,” York-Goldman said. “Our clients are driven by results and visible results and that’s what we’re known for.” Spa MD’s newest treatments Recently, La Jolla Spa MD introduced three new services in the areas of detecting breast cancer, alleviating insomnia and anxiety and targeting migraines, digestive problems and arthritis. La Jolla Spa MD offers thermal imaging which clinicians say can help detect early-onset breast cancer, periodontal disease, TMJ and fibromyalgia. Thermal imag-

La Jolla Spa MD’s Dianne York-Goldman (left) has partnered with Sonya Dakar of Sonya Dakar Skincare in Beverly Hills.

ing costs $250 for the breast; $375 for the pelvis; and $550 for a fullbody imaging. La Jolla Spa MD welcomes Dennis Maness, who has developed Neuro Stimulation Sound Therapy that he said helps re-train or rewire people’s brains using sound waves to alleviate insomnia, low self-esteem, weight management, migraines and pain. Maness holds a Ph.D. in education and a master’s degree in neuro-biology. Each session costs $150. “People see more clearly,” Maness said. “Their cognitive reaction is faster. They sleep better. I’ll teach you how to teach yourself.” Hydrating is the key to life, but La Jolla Spa MD aims to step it up a notch by selling alkaline water, converted via a machine, which clinicians say helps the body fight off disease. The spa sells Athena Ionic Water systems, which produce four different levels of alkaline water, as well as acidic water for plants. The water converters cost $1,500 or $4 per gallon at Spa MD. For more information, call (858) 459-6868 or visit ■

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Before December sneaks by, Tony Buonsante would like to come to your table at his restaurant, Sante Ristorante at 7811 Herschel Ave, and slice some white truffles onto your platter of gnocchi, pasta or fish. The smell of the white truffles will waft throughout the entire room, he says. The season for the fall-harvested white truffles is nearing an end and Buonsante has purchased about seven ounces of the white truffles from Alba in northern Italy for about $187 per ounce. Finding a restaurant that sells the white truffle is rare, but Buonsante has sold them for 23 years in La Jolla and understands how to prepare them. Born in Italy in the small town of Mola Di Bari, Buonsante arrived in New York at the age of 19 to work his way through kitchens until he finally opened an Italian restaurant, La Fenice, in New York, which he operated for 10 years. Jean-Pierre Ghanem finds himself

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Diana Goedhuys of Girard Gourmet Pierre Ghanem has Chinese and Lebanese cooking will enjoy a lavish spread for Christmas experience, which he uses at his Burgundy Grill & — after all, that is what she is catering Wine Bar (below). to her guests at holiday cocktail parties and serving up at the bistro at 7837 Girard Ave. Girard Gourmet is open on Christmas Day from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., so the Goedhuys will pack up some of the fare to take home with the addition of a little champagne. “People who happen to be alone can come in for a little holiday cheer and a nice Christmas meal,” Goedhuys said. For anyone who wants to sample some of the Goedhuys’ repast, here are a few teasers: Appetizer possibilities include duck quesadilla; Pissaladière – a tart with caramelized onions, tomatoes and olives for appetizers; and braised short ribs in a red wine sauce.


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there’s no fixed anchorage, but clumps and fragments of red, green and brown photosynthesizers end up on shore by surge, surf and currents. Though the salty foliage is interesting in itself, closer inspection may reveal a host of hapless hitchhikers. As with all nature exploration, take only pictures, leave only footprints.


Adult sea hares (Aplysia californica) Low tide attracts a variety of seabirds, are commonly seen in rocky tidepools, like gulls and pelicans looking for easy but not so baby hares, which typically pickings in the exposed sand. live offshore. © 2009 JUDITH LEA GARFIELD

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Tiny white spiral worm tubes live © 2009 JUDITH LEA GARFIELD attached to a giant kelp strand and so A green stink bug (Chlorochroa sp.) are at the mercy of the alga. Impossisettled on seaweed may have been ble to identify without a microscope, I blown to the beach by coastal breezes. can say they are filter feeders, meaning To survive, it must find its way back to that when under water they thrust out the native and cultivated garden plants a feeding crown of feelers, which comb on which it is commonly found. the water for minute morsels.

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The Mission Bay Parade of Lights featuring beautiful illuminated boats is Dec. 12.

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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-031799 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE GROUP, CORE COMMERCIAL INVESTMENTS located at: 3910 W. POINT LOMA BLVD. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92110 is hereby registered by the following owner(s): EDWARD E. COLSON, IV This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: 03/20/07 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 09, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 19, 26 DEC 03 AND 10, 2009

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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-030958 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: HONEYBUNS EVENTS LLC located at: 7944 PROSPECT PL. LA JOLLA, CA. 92037 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): HONEYBUNS EVENTS, LLC. This business is being conducted by: A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY HONEYBUNS EVENTS, LLC. 7944 PROSPECT PL. LA JOLLA, CA. 92037 CALIFORNIA The transaction of business began on: 10/08/09 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: OCT 29, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 19, 26 DEC 03 AND 10, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-031764 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: CM PROPERTIES located at: 7144 AMHERST ST. #693 SAN DIEGO, CA. 92103 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): NINA TERRELL This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: 10/08/09 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 09, 2009

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CY HOME FINANCING INC. This business is being conducted by: A CORPORATION LEGACY HOME FINANCING INC 11526 SORRENTO VALLEY RD. #B-3 SAN DIEGO, CA. 92121 CALIFORNIA The transaction of business began on: 01/10/08 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 18, 2009 Issue Date(s): DEC 03,10, 17 AND 23, 2009

David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 16, 2009 Issue Date(s): DEC 10, 17, 23 AND JAN 07, 2010

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NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE OF: LYNNE R. MORTELL AKA LYNNE ROGERS MORTELL CASE NUMBER: 37-2009-000152567PR-PW-CTL 1. To all heir’s, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may be otherwise interested in the will or estate, or both, of (specify all names by which the decedent was known): LYNNE R. MORTELL AKA LYNNE ROGERS MORTELL

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-033673 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: ASPECT REALTY located at: 1428 WILBUR AVE. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92109 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): THOMAS MATTINGLY This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: 01/01/00 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: DEC 02, 2009 Issue Date(s): DEC 10, 17, 23 AND JAN 07, 2010

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-030235 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: SAN DIEGO SKY TOURS located at: 1839 WHALEY AVE. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92104 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): SEVEN 4 ZULU, LLC. This business is being conducted by: A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY SEVEN 4 ZULU, LLC. 1839 WHALEY AVE. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92104 CALIFORNIA The transaction of business began on: NOT YET STARTED The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: OCT 21, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 19, 26 DEC 03 AND 10, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-029892 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: THE PURSE ADDICT located at: 1815 GARNET AVE. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92109 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): LES CIAPPONI This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: 09/26/09 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: OCT 19, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 19, 26 DEC 03 AND 10, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-031913 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: HONU ELECTRIC located at: 4830 PESCADERO AVE. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92107 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): KEITH CHRISTY This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: 11/01/09 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 10, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 19, 26 DEC 03 AND 10, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-032304 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: MISTER SUSHI P.B. located at: 1535 GARNET AVE. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92109 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): TERUO NAKAJIMA This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: 11/01/00 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 16, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 26 DEC 03, 10 AND 17, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-032173 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: GROUP SYNERGY SAN DIEGO located at: 11494 MATINAL CIR. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92127 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): MICHAEL SHENOUDA This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: 06/01/09 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 12, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 26 DEC 03,10 AND 17, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-032563 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: DEEPSEADIVEART.COM located at: 1534 MONMOUTH DR. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92109 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): RICHARD D. ARMSTRONG JR. This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: NOT YET STARTED The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 18, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 26 DEC 03,10 AND 17, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-032913 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: ARGONAUTA OCEANA located at: 719 KINGSTON CT. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92109 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): ROBERT MORRIS, JEANNE PRENTICE This business is being conducted by: HUSBAND AND WIFE The transaction of business began on: NOT YET STARTED The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 23, 2009 Issue Date(s): DEC 03,10, 17 AND 23, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-032608 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: CU REVERSE MORTGAGE SERVICES, CURMS located at: 11526 SORRENTO VALLEY RD. #B-3 SAN DIEGO, CA. 92121 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): LEGA-

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-033018 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: PENNSCAPE located at: 3103 N. EVERGREEN ST. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92110 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): JOHN PENN This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: NOT YET STARTED The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 23, 2009 Issue Date(s): DEC 03,10, 17 AND 23, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-032394 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: THE TURF SURFER located at: 4543 LIMERICK WAY SAN DIEGO, CA. 92117 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): JASON WINGATE This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: NOT YET STARTED The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 16, 2009 Issue Date(s): DEC 03, 10, 17 AND 23, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-031182 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: ROSE ACCOUNTING SOLUTIONS located at: 5882 GULLSTRAND #201 SAN DIEGO, CA. 92122 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): MARGARET ROSE This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: NOT YET STARTED The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 02, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 26 DEC 03,10 AND17, 2010 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-031210 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: MITCH’S SEAFOOD located at: 1403 SCOTT ST. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92106 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): CONTOUSSHARA, INC. This business is being conducted by: A CORPORATION CONTOUSSHARA, INC. 6916 ALAMO WAY LA MESA, CA. 91942 CALIFORNIA The transaction of business began on: NOT YET STARTED The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: NOV 02, 2009 Issue Date(s): NOV 26 DEC 03,10 AND 17, 2010 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-033638 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: YOGURT ESCAPE located at: 738 FIFTH AVE. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92101 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): GASLAMP VENTURES, INC. This business is being conducted by: A CORPORATION GASLAMP VENTURES INC, 738 FIFTH AVE. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92101 CALIFORNIA The transaction of business began on: 08/28/09 The statement was filed with David L. Butler, County Clerk of San Diego County on: DEC 02, 2009 Issue Date(s): DEC 10, 17, 23 AND JAN 07, 2010 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-032352 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: CELEBRATION PACKAGES, CELEBRATION PACKAGE located at: 3998 NOBEL DR. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92122 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): RUBEN POON This business is being conducted by: AN INDIVIDUAL The transaction of business began on: 01/11/09 The statement was filed with

2. A Petition for Probate has been filed by: SCOTT O. LUHNAU FOR MERRILL LYNCH TRUST CO. in the Superior Court of California, County of : SAN DIEGO 3. The Petition for Probate requests that : SCOTT O. LUHNAU FOR MERRILL LYNCH TRUST CO. be appointed as personal representative to administer the estate of the decedent. 4. The petition requests the decedent’s will and codicils, if any, be admitted to probate. The will and any codicils are available for examination in the file kept by the court. 5. The petition requests authority to administer the estate under the Independent Administration of Estate Act. (This authority will allow the personal representative to take many actions without obtaining court approvl. Before taking certain very important actions, the personal representativewill be required to give notice to interested persons unless they have waived notice or consented to the proposed action.) The independent administration authority will be granted unless an interested person files an objection to the petition and shows good cause why the court should not grant the authority. 6. A hearing on the petition will be held in this court as follows: a. Date: JAN 12, 2010 Time:9:00 Dept: PC -2 Room: b. Address of court SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO 1409 Fourth Ave. Third Floor San Diego, CA. 92101-3105 Central Division, Probate Court, Madge Bradley Bldg. 7. If you object to the granting of the petition, you should appear at the hearing and state your objections or file written objections with the court before the hearing. Your appearance may be in person or by your attorney. 8. If you are a creditor or a contingent creditor of the decedent, you must file your claim with the court and mail a copy to the personal representative appointed by the court within four months from the date of first issuance of letters as as provided in Probate Code section 9100. The time for filing claims will not expire before four months from the hearing date noticed above. 9. You may examine the file kept by the court. If you are a person interested in the estate, you may file with the court a Request for Special Notice ( form DE-154) of the filing of an inventory and appraisal of estate assets or of any petition or account as provided in Probate Code section 1250. A Request for Special Notice form is available from the court clerk. 10. Attorney for petitioner: RIDGWAY WHITTMORE, ESQ. 7752 Fay Ave. La Jolla, CA. 92037 858-454-9066 ISSUE DATE(S): DEC 10, 17 AND 24, 2009 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FILE NO. 2009-033692 THE NAME(S) OF BUSINESS: HILL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY located at: 2204 GARNET AVE. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92109 is hereby registered by the folllowing owner(s): PETE HILL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY This business is being conducted by: A CORPORATION PETE HILL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, INC. 4426 INGRAHAM ST. SAN DIEGO, CA. 92109 The transaction of business began on: 01/11/09 The statement was filed with David L. Butler,

SUMMONS (Family law) NOTICE TO RESPONDENT (Name): Louis S. Rosado You are being sued. Petitioner’s name is: Christina C. Rosado CASE NUMBER: 167255 You have 30 calendar days after this Summons and Petition are served on you to file a response (form FL-120 or FL-123) at the court and have a copy served on the petitioner. A letter or phone call will not protect you. If you do not file your Response on time, the court may make orders affecting your marriage or domestic partnership, your property, and custody of your children. You may be ordered to pay support and attorney fees and costs. If you cannot pay the filing fee, ask the clerk for a fee waiver form. If you want legal advice, contact a lawyer immediately. You can get information about finding lawyers at the California Courts Online Self-Help Center (, at the California Legal Services Web site (, or by contacting your local county bar association. NOTICE: The restraining orders on page 2 are effective against both spouses or domestic partners until the petition is dismissed, a judgement is entered, or the court makes further orders. These orders are enforceable anywhere in California by any law enforcement officer who has received or seen a copy of them.




LEGAL ADS 700 1. removing the minor child or children of the parties, if any, from the state without the prior written consent of the party or an order of the court; 2. cashing, borrowing against, canceling, transferring, disposing of, or changing the beneficiaries of any insurance or other coverage, including life, health, automobile, and disability, held for the benefit of the parties and their minor child or children; 3.transferring, encumbering, hypothecating, concealing, or in any way disposing of anyproperty, real or personal, whether community, quasi-community, or separate, without the written consent of the other party or an order of the court, except in the usual course of business or for the necessities of life; and

4. creating a nonprobate transfer or modifying a nonprobate transfer in a manner that affects the disposistion of property subject to the transfer, without the written consent of the party or an order of the court. before recovation of a nonprobate transfer can take effect or a right of survivorship to property can be eliminated, notice of the change must be filed and served on the other party. You must notify each other of any proposed extraordinary expenditures at least 5 business days prior to incurring these extraordinary expenditures and account to the court for all extraordinary expenditures made after these restraining orders are effective. However, you may use community property, quasi-community property, or your own separate property to pay an attorney to help you or to pay court costs. ISSUE DATE(S): DEC 10, 17, 23 AND JAN 07, 2009

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1. The name and address of the court are Shasta County Superior Court 1500 Court St. Redding, Ca. 96008 2. The name and address, and telephone number of the petitioner’s attorney, or the petitioner without an attorney, are: Christina C. Rosado 24817 Rawin Road Bella Vista, CA. 96008 980-254-9985 Clerk, by C. WEST, Deputy Date: SEPT 15,2009 NOTICE TO THE PERSON SERVED: You are served a. as an individual WARNING- IMPORTANT INFORMATION WARNING: California law provides that, for purpose of division of property upon dissolution of a marriage or domestic partnership or upon legal separation, property acquired by the parties during marriage or domestic partnership in joint form is presumed to be community property. If either party to this action should die before the jointly held community property is divided, the language in the deed that characterizes how title is held (i.e., joint tenancy, tenants in common, or community property) will be controlling, and not the community property presumption. You should consult your attorney if you want the community property presumption to be written into the recorded title to the property. STANDARD FAMILY LAW RESTRAINING ORDERS Starting immediately, you and your spouse or domestic partner are restrained from

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