Father Joe’s Villages Fundraiser To Benefit Homeless Youth

SAN DIEGO–Father Joe’s Villages is calling all sports enthusiasts and challenge-minded individuals to go vertical at its TOWERthon on May 31. The 3rd annual TOWERthon, from 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., sponsored by San Diego Fluid System Technologies, will take place at 550 Corporate Center in San Diego. The event proceeds will benefit the homeless youth of St. Vincent […]

Man Arrested For Attempted Murder

SPRING VALLEY—A 24 year-old parolee wanted for a parole violation, entered Jamacha Produce on Jamacha Blvd. in Spring Valley armed with a gun and a hatchet. Customers, including a 12 year-old girl, hid in the store as Hill confronted the 34 year-old clerk. Hill ran behind the counter and began taking money from the register. […]

Luxury Car Dealer Pleads Guilty To Campaign Finance Crimes

SAN DIEGO–Marc Alan Chase, the proprietor of a La Jolla-based luxury car dealership, pleaded guilty Thursday to eight misdemeanor counts of campaign finance crimes, including conspiracy, aiding and abetting contributions by a foreign national, and making a conduit or “straw” contribution in connection with a federal campaign. He faces up to eight years in prison […]

Tony Award Winner Laura Benanti To Perform At 2014 Globe Gala

Tony Award winner Laura Benanti.

SAN DIEGO–The Old Globe will host the 2014 Globe Gala on July 26 in support of the theatre’s education and artistic programs. The annual event will feature a one-night-only performance by Broadway veteran and Tony Award winner Laura Benanti (Gypsy, Into the Woods, NBC’s The Sound of Music Live!, “The Good Wife,” “Go On”), based on her smash hit New York cabaret (and new CD) In […]

San Diegans Honored For Improving Health Of Residents

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SAN DIEGO–Fifteen local individuals and organizations were honored for their contributions to improving the health and well-being of area residents and communities. The 13th annual Live Well San Diego Public Health Champion Awards were presented Friday by the County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) at the County Administration Center in San Diego. “These award winners are […]

Authorities Search For Homicide Suspect

SAN DIEGO–Crime Stoppers and the San Diego Police Department Homicide Unit continue to look for leads to help identify and locate the person(s) responsible for the homicide of Carlos Montano Moreno. On April 10, 2012, at 2:38 a.m., officers responded to the 2700 block of Manos Drive on a report of gunshots heard and a […]

Latino Policymakers To Address Nation’s Issues at NALEO 31st Annual Conference

WASHINGTON–Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act and less than five months before the upcoming midterm elections, the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) will assemble the largest gathering of Latino policymakers in the country for the NALEO 31st Annual Conference.  Considered the nation’s annual Latino political convention, the event will […]

Surveillance Camera Captures Arsonist

FALLBROOK–San Diego County Crime Stoppers and investigators from the Sheriff’s Bomb/Arson Unit want the public’s help in identifying and locating a suspect wanted for arson. On March 28,  at about 10:20 p.m., a man started a fire in the rear storage area of the Del Rey Avocado Company located at 1260 South Main Avenue in […]

Additional Pertussis Cases Reported In San Diego

SAN DIEGO–Ten new cases were reported this week, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) announced Wednesday, and others may have been exposed. “A greater number of children are getting sick with pertussis this year,” said Wilma Wooten, M.D., M.P.H., County public health officer. “Parents or guardians should make sure their children […]

LGBT Leaders Endorse Scott Peters for Congress

SAN DIEGO–Leaders from the San Diego LGBT and the The Human Rights Campaign announced today their endorsement of Rep. Scott Peters for re-election to the U.S. House in California’s 52 nd district. The groups say Peters has a stellar record on LGBT equality and has been steadfast in his support of marriage equality in California […]