Content for Thursday, July 24, 1986

News & Stories

San Diego's houseplant industry had to change

Coastal North County was the center

“When I first came to Encinitas, in 1975, every street in Encinitas had its own greenhouse. And every greenhouse had a family with its own story — the Andersons, the Weidners, the Eckes. And every greenhouse had its own clientele."

Miramar Gun Club buddies teach me to shoot

A hunter at heart

Immediately I had a strong sense of my father's love for that gun; when he handed it over to me, I knew it wasn’t without some regrets. “It’s yours, under one condition. Don’t you ever sell it.”