Nine Dehesa Charter School Students Diagnosed With Chickenpox

CHULA VISTA–Nine students at the Dehesa Charter School Chula Vista Resource Center have been diagnosed with chickenpox (varicella) the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Friday. The cases are unrelated to the outbreak reported last week at the San Diego Cooperative Charter School. The first student reported illness on March 28 and […]

Snoop Dogg And Wiz Khalifa Bring Tour To San Diego

LOS ANGELES–Multi-platinum selling artists Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa will kick off a 33-city North American co-headline summer tour dubbed The High Road Summer Tour this July. The summer tour will kick off July 20 at the Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach, FL and hit markets including Atlanta, Philadelphia, Boston, Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Chicago, […]

The Residents Present Live Performance, Exclusive Screening Of New Documentary

SAN DIEGO– Iconic avant-garde art rock collective The Residents present their latest live show Shadowland and a special pre-concert screening of the documentary, “Theory of Obscurity: A Film About The Residents,” which takes viewers on a journey through their 40 plus-year career, during an extensive North American tour May 2016. “Theory of Obscurity” tells the […]

Lake San Marcos Closed Due To Sewage Spill

SAN MARCOS–Sewage contaminated signs have been posted at access points to Lake San Marcos and will remain in place until samples indicate water quality is safe for contact. A sewage spill was identified Tuesday at 8:45 p.m. when a force-main sewer line associated with a lift station broke at 1495 Via Entrada Del Lago in San […]

All Lanes Of Westbound State 78 At 1-15 Closed For Night Work

SAN DIEGO–Crews will close all lanes of westbound State Route 78 (SR-78) at the Interstate 15 (I-15) connector Wednesday and Thursday nights from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for pavement work, according to Caltrans. Motorists will be detoured to the northbound I-15 connector ramp and proceed to the El Norte Parkway off-ramp, then back onto […]

Elio Villafranca Conceives Musical Suite of Folkloric Latin Music Inspired by Caribbean Diaspora

By Danny R. Johnson NEW YORK, NY – On Sunday, April 17, 2016, Elio Villafranca , the Pinar del Río province of Western Cuba born pianist and composer, brought an all-star band with special guest singer, Pauline Jean, to New York City’s Jazz At Lincoln Center– Dizzy’s Jazz Club Coca-Cola for the continuation of his […]

Despite Efforts, Childhood Obesity Remains On The Rise

Newswise — DURHAM, N.C. – The alarming increase in U.S. childhood obesity rates that began nearly 30 years ago continues unabated, with the biggest increases in severe obesity, according to a study led by a Duke Clinical Research Institute scientist. “Despite some other recent reports, we found no indication of a decline in obesity prevalence […]

Authorities Seek Information On The 2000 Murder Of College Student

SAN DIEGO–County Crime Stoppers and the San Diego police continue to look for leads in the unsolved murder of a San Diego City College student on September 8, 2000. Andrew Moore was murdered in his apartment on Eighth Avenue in San Diego. As part of the crime, his 1994 Suzuki Katana motorcycle was stolen. The motorcycle was recovered […]

Monarch Arredon Contemporary To Exhibit Art By Larry Renzo Lewis

LA JOLLA– Monarch Arredon Contemporary will present an exhibition, As the Universe, So the Soul: Explorations on Growing Inward by master American painter and sculptor Larry Renzo Lewis. The solo exhibition featuring over 25 works by the internationally acclaimed artist will open with a reception on Saturday May 14  from 7 to 9 p.m. at […]

Local Restaurants To Donate A “Dollar-A-Dish” To Feed Local Children Living In Poverty

SAN DIEGO–Throughout the month of May, San Diego County restaurants are joining together to support the annual “Dollar-A-Dish” campaign benefiting the San Diego Food Bank’s Food 4 Kids Backpack Program. Participating restaurants select one best-selling, signature dish and donate $1 to the program every time that dish is sold. The Food 4 Kids Backpack Program […]