Ralph Longshore, also known by his stage name “Man In White” leaves The Encinitas Street Fair on April 30. According to Longshore, he was intimidated by five police officers to stop his kid friendly performance. “They (police) violated my 1st and 14th Amendment and I would of stayed and kept performing, but, I have a family. I can’t afford to be in jail-so I packed up and left.” The “Man In White” performer is staying here in San Diego for the summer with hopes to have paid performances in the upcoming months.
Barbara Whitaker shares a laugh with Jane Primicias at Kealani’s farewell celebration on Oct. 26. Barbara and Jane are part of a traditional Hawaiian music group called “Moonlight Beach Ukulele Strummers.” Kealani’s is one of three businesses being shut down due to the sale of the property.