Nick Blogs

'Full Metal Jacket' actor R. Lee Ermey dies at 74

By LINDSEY BAHR, AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — R. Lee Ermey, a former Marine who made a career in Hollywood playing hard-nosed military men like Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick's "Full Metal Jacket," has died. Ermey's longtime manager Bill Rogin says he died Sunday morning from... Read More

'Full Metal Jacket' actor R. Lee Ermey dies at 74

By LINDSEY BAHR, AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — R. Lee Ermey, a former Marine who made a career in Hollywood playing hard-nosed military men like Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick's "Full Metal Jacket," has died. Ermey's longtime manager Bill Rogin says he died Sunday morning from... Read More

Keeping Easter Safe For All The Family (Especially Pets!)

While Easter is a time of celebration and family, your Rancho Coastal Humane Society is reminding animal lovers to keep their pets safe. Easter Lilies ....Cats are more likely to eat them. It can take half a day before a pet gets an upset stomach, starts stumbling, or has seizures. Chocolate ..... Read More

HWAC's 9th Annual Puppy Love 5K Raises Over $72,000

Congratulations to Helen Woodward Animal Center on another successful fundraising event! Last Sunday, Helen Woodward Animal Center’s 9th Annual Puppy Love 5K, presented by Blue Buffalo and with support from Petco Foundation, returned to the EmBARKadero to help raise funds for orphan pets. The... Read More

HWAC's 9th Annual Puppy Love 5K Raises Over $72,000

Congratulations to Helen Woodward Animal Center on another successful fundraising event! Last Sunday, Helen Woodward Animal Center’s 9th Annual Puppy Love 5K, presented by Blue Buffalo and with support from Petco Foundation, returned to the EmBARKadero to help raise funds for orphan pets. The... Read More
San Diego Zoo

Just One Of the Reasons We Love Our San Diego Zoo

The World-Famous San Diego Zoo is truly a treasure. We've all loved the Zoo for years as a favorite destination for the day with family, friends or visitors from out of town. But what we sometimes might forget is the extent of our Zoo's widely respected conservation efforts. If you're a Zoo member... Read More
San Diego Zoo

Just One Of the Reasons We Love Our San Diego Zoo

The World-Famous San Diego Zoo is truly a treasure. We've all loved the Zoo for years as a favorite destination for the day with family, friends or visitors from out of town. But what we sometimes might forget is the extent of our Zoo's widely respected conservation efforts. If you're a Zoo member... Read More
Mark Hamill

Mark Hamill Finally Gets His Hollywood Star!

I know! The first thing we thought was - Luke Skywalker doesn't already have a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame? Today, Mark Hamill was honored with the 2,630th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in front of the El Capitan Theatre with special guests Harrison Ford, George Lucas, Billie Lourd,... Read More

5K Paw Walk in the Garden This Saturday, February 17th

An “Easy Rider” will be named at the 6th annual 5K Paw Walk in the Garden on Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 8 to 11 AM. Your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) and the San Diego Botanic Garden (SDBG) will join paws to raise funds supporting people, plants, and pets. The top individual fund... Read More

5K Paw Walk in the Garden This Saturday, February 17th

An “Easy Rider” will be named at the 6th annual 5K Paw Walk in the Garden on Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 8 to 11 AM. Your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) and the San Diego Botanic Garden (SDBG) will join paws to raise funds supporting people, plants, and pets. The top individual fund... Read More