Shutterbugs and Instagramers can show the rest of the world how much more beautiful photos of Balboa Park look with their dog posed in them by participating in the Balboa Park Top Dog Photo Contest. The pooch-friendliest photo contest in San Diego will accept entries beginning July 14 to determine this year’s leader of the pack. An online public vote decides the three prizewinners, including the grandest prize: an exclusive “Furry Kids Eat Free”overnightpackage from Loews Coronado Bay Resort.
SDG&E is offering free ecobee programmable thermostats that can be controlled remotely from your smart devices. On Reduce Your Use days, you can earn an even higher credit by allowing your air conditioner to cycle or be raised 4 degrees. That’s cool! Act now because this thermostat offer is available in limited numbers.
To see if your home qualifies for this offer, visit sdge.com/thermoenroll. Use promo code “Balboa”.
To optimize and manage costs, SDG&E has been investing in advanced technology that has translated into millions of dollars in savings for its customers.
“Innovation is at the core of all that we do and central to our initiative to lowering our overall cost structure. By reducing costs, we are doing our part to mitigate rate impacts on our customers,” said Jeff Martin, CEO of SDG&E.”
Memorial Day, on May 26, honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. In December 2000, the federal government passed The National Moment of Remembrance Act. The National Moment of Remembrance encourages all Americans to pause wherever they are at 3 p.m. local time on Memorial Day for a minute of silence to remember and honor those who have died in service to the nation.
Twilight in the Park 2014
Schedule subject to change
6:15 to 7:15 p.m. Spreckels Organ Pavilion
Tue. 17 Japanese Navy Band
Last month, representatives from dozens of nonprofit organizations attended thekick off of SDG&E’s annual Environmental Champions Initiative, a $1 million charitable giving campaign that funds local environmental nonprofit organizations that engage and educate young people in the community as stewards of the environment.
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THE CITY OF SAN DIEGO, FRIENDS OF BALBOA PARK, LOCAL DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION PROFESSIONALS AND PARK-LOVERS CONVENE TO TRANSFORM BALBOA PARK’S ZORO BUTTERFLY GARDEN THROUGH SUSTAINABLE DESIGN
Balboa Park will be celebrating its Centennial next year. But did you know that Balboa Park is actually three years older than Daylight Saving Time? During Daylight Saving Time, longer days with sunlight mean potential energy savings for you!
Daylight Saving Time Tips
Let the sunshine in. Take advantage of natural daylight to reduce lighting. Dim or turn off lights during the day.