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Cindy the dangerous elephant comes from Tacoma to San Diego

Zoo's Alan Rooscroft feels deeply for her

“In the wild,” Roocroft says, “an elephant will be moving at least eighteen hours each day. The feet, then, will take care of themselves.” But in a zoo, elephants develop overgrown toenails and overthickened foot pads.

Hotel del Coronado buys Oxford Hotel

Del entrance will face Silver Strand

The Hotel Del Coronado’s plans to move the Oxford Hotel onto its grounds is actually the first step in a five-phase conceptual master plan completed by San Diego architectural firm Bradt Ackerman & Associates just ...

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