Universal Language Orchestra is a collaborative kids music program between the Spring Valley Community Center and UC San Diego.
Archives for November 2011
The County of San Diego and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) presented Baja California officials with $53,000 worth of hazardous materials equipment under the Border 2012 Plan.
By Danny R. Johnson “You don’t have to be big and strong to play drums. First is your desire, your heart to play. Then you have to be able to put it in your head, and then to your hands through your fingers. Everything is in your wrist and the placement of the beat…you have […]
EL CAJON–El Cajon police arrested a man Thursday evening after he barricaded himself inside a El Cajon residence. Police spokesman Lt. J. D. Arvan, in a written release, says Stephen Harris entered into a relative’s residence on West Chase Ave. A caller informed police that Harris was in violation of a court restraining order and […]
SAN DIEGO–San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the San Diego Police Department’s Central Division are asking for assistance from the public to help identify and locate a suspect wanted for commercial burglary. Detectives said at least four times over the last several months, an unknown female suspect has walked into the Albertson’s grocery […]
SAN DIEGO–In San Diego County, three new cases of whooping cough were reported this week where other children may have been exposed to the highly contagious disease. The total number of pertussis, or whooping cough, cases reported so far this year is 405. In 2010, a record 1,144 cases were reported in San Diego County, […]
Just weeks earlier, another remarkable reunion had taken place at the San Diego shelter. In October, a pit bull came into the shelter that had vanished from his home in Baton Rouge two years earlier. It’s unclear how the dog got to San Diego, but after the microchip revealed the dog’s identity, the owner, Dawn […]
OCEANSIDE–Tri-City Hospital Foundation raised $560,000 at its annual gala on Saturday, Nov. 5 at the Park Hyatt Aviara in Carlsbad. The funds raised will go toward the $1.5 million capital campaign to pay for the purchase of the state-of-the-art da Vinci® Si HD Robotic Surgical System. Through the years, the annual gala has helped fund […]
NEW YORK–(PRNewswire)–The benchmark conforming 30-year fixed mortgage rate dipped slightly from 4.24 percent to 4.23 percent, according to Bankrate.com’s weekly national survey. The average 30-year fixed mortgage has an average of 0.37 discount and origination points. The average 15-year fixed mortgage was unchanged at 3.47 percent, while the larger jumbo 30-year fixed rate dropped to […]