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May 11, 2010


        THE GIVING PLAYGROUND

An extensive overhaul and expansion of the playground area at Lake Murray is ready to go after the San Diego City Council unanimously approved the final piece of funding for the project at its meeting Tuesday.    (read more)

It would be easy to be a cynical parent in my little neighborhood near San Diego's Lake Murray.

As in recession-weary neighborhoods everywhere, the public schools are so under-funded they have trouble affording teachers; the PTAs are forced to nickel-and-dime parents at every turn just to afford now-luxury instruction like physical education and art.

The neighborhood library is literally falling down, yet the closest it's come to a renewal is a weathered architectural rendering that has been posted outside for several years.  (read more)