Oster And Associates Employee Named Susan G. Komen San Diego Honorary Survivor Of The Year

SAN DIEGO–Oster and Associates public relations specialist Hannah Martine has been named the 2016 Susan G. Komen San Diego Honorary Survivor of the Year. In this role, she shares her story of breast cancer with media and the public in order to encourage others to be proactive about their health and to continue to fund […]

ICE Removes Romanian Fugitive Wanted For Sex Trafficking Young Women

PHOENIX–A Romanian national wanted in France for sex trafficking young women and forcing them into prostitution was turned over to Romanian authorities Wednesday at Henri Coandă International Airport in Bucharest, Romania, by deportation officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Cosmin Diamant, 28, was transferred by ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) to the […]

Wisconsin Man Pleads Guilty To Attempting To Provide Material Support To ISIL

WASHINGTON–A Madison, Wisconsin man pleaded guilty to attempting to provide material support and resources, namely himself as personnel, to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), a designated foreign terrorist organization, federal authorities said Thursday. Authorities say 34-year-old Joshua Van Haften,  admitted that in 2014, he attempted to provide material support to ISIL, knowing […]

San Marcos Host Hike At Frank’s Peak And Mt. Whitney

SAN MARCOS–The City will host a 6.2 mile hike for walkers to the top of Mount Whitney, the highest point in San Marcos. Organizers say participants can enjoy breathtaking 360-degree views at the top of the mountain. There will be 962’ of elevation gain. from 9 am to noon on Saturday, November 5. Registration will […]

Día De Los Metros Gala To Benefit Youth With Physical Deformities

SAN DIEGO–San Diego nonprofit ConnectMed International, which provides free surgeries, multidisciplinary team care and follow-ups for children and teens with physical deformities, will host its 6th annual fundraising gala on Nov. 4 at Admiral Baker Clubhouse in San Diego. The gala will highlight the nonprofit’s partnership with surgeons in a pediatric hospital in Chiapas, Mexico, […]

Supervisor Cox Host Grandparents Symposium In Chula Vista

CHULA VISTA–County Supervisor Greg Cox will host a free event Saturday for grandparents who are raising their own grandchildren. The South Region Grandparents Raising Grandchildren symposium will run from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Harborside Elementary School, 681 Naples Street in Chula Vista. The event will provide resources, skills building, legal guardianship options, a […]

FBI Release Results Of Operation Cross Country X

SAN DIEGO–The Federal Bureau of Investigation, along with representatives from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and several international law-enforcement partners, today announced that, domestically, 82 minors were rescued and 239 traffickers and their associates were arrested as part of Operation Cross Country X, an international effort focusing on underage human trafficking […]

CPUC Issues Proposed Decision On California-American’s Rate Design, Conservation Rules For Monterey District

SAN FRANCISCO–The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today issued a Proposed Decision of Administrative Law Judge Gary Weatherford that approves recovery by California-American Water Company (Cal-Am) of $39.8 million in under-collected revenues and costs from 2013 and 2014.  The amount is $0.8 million less than Cal-Am’s request based on an independent audit ordered by the […]

San Diego Padres Release 2017 Schedule

SAN DIEGO–The San Diego Padres released the club’s schedule for the 2017 regular season, which features interleague visits to San Diego by the Texas Rangers, Kansas City Royals, Detroit Tigers and Minnesota Twins. The team will open the season on the road in Los Angeles for a four-game series against the Dodgers beginning on Opening […]

Bill To Keep Drones Out Of Emergency Zones Signed By Gov. Brown

SACRAMENTO–Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) Senate Bill 807, which would protect forests, property and the lives of citizens, firefighters and emergency personnel from drone interference, was signed by Governor Brown. “Wildfires continue to ravage our state and we can’t have drones or anything else getting in the way of the first-class emergency response we get […]