Category Archives: Del Mar

Del Mar Beaches to Re-Open Thursday Morning!

Del Mar Beaches to Re-Open Thursday Morning!

Ava Kalea on the beach in Del Mar the day before Del Mar beaches were closed.
Ava Kalea on the beach the day before Del Mar beaches were closed.

A nice piece of good news this morning! According to a post on the KUSI news site, the City of Del Mar has decided to open up the beach again!

Just in time for Stacia Kennedy’s birthday celebration, Del Mar will open up the beach for recreational activities on Thursday morning April 30th. Solana Beach city officials announced Sunday that they are working to reopen city beaches the week of May 4.

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Bill Gates Buys Beachfront Compound in Del Mar for $43 Million

Bill Gates Buys Beachfront Compound in Del Mar for $43 Million

Perhaps the biggest news locally this week (besides that the beaches may open on a limited basis on Monday) is that Bill Gates and his wife Melinda have reportedly purchased a sprawling beachfront compound in our beautiful community of Del Mar for a paltry $43 million. It’s along the route that I’ve been walking since… Continue Reading

Support Local Business: Del Mar Businesses Open for Online / Take-Out / Delivery Business

This morning on our 5 am family morning walk, we saw the owners of Elixir Food and Juice getting the place open for business. One of the owners who greeted us mentioned that they were just trying to get open and were really hoping that people would show up today. I didn’t tell him that… Continue Reading

Breeders’ Cup World Championships to Return to Del Mar in 2021

Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred horse racing’s most prestigious international events, has announced that Del Mar racetrack in Del Mar, California will be the host site for the 2021 Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Friday, November 5 and Saturday, November 6. This will be the second time that Del Mar – where the Turf meets… Continue Reading

Care2 Petition To Shut Down Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

Care2 petition is calling on the California Horse Racing Board to shut down racing at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club after racing horse Irish Spring died from injuries sustained from a fall during a race over the weekend. Two weeks prior a second horse died after going into cardiac arrest while training. The Care2 petition… Continue Reading

Del Mar Investment Firm Cazador Acquires More Multifamily Properties in San Diego

According to a post at, Del Mar – based Cazador Investments, LLC has closed on five separate acquisitions across San Diego County in the last nine months, totaling 44 multifamily units and 4 commercial spaces in several desirable submarkets. Hunter Beaumont, President of Cazador, comments, “These acquisitions were each situational opportunities where we could get into… Continue Reading