Transit Board To Consider Alcohol, Electronic Cigarette Rules For Passengers

OCEANSIDE–The North County Transit District (NCTD) Board of Directors is considering the staff recommendation to Revise Ordinances 1-3.  If approved, electronic cigarettes and alcoholic beverages will be banned from all NCTD facilities and modes of transportation. In 2013, the North County Transit District Board of Supervisors solicited input from the public in two areas: Title VI […]

Grenade Found In Oceanside

OCEANSIDE–Oceanside police officers found a grenade this morning in the 400 block of North Tremont in Oceanside. Officers arrived as the reporting party was carrying the ordnance out to them. Recognizing the item to possibly be a live piece of military ordnance, the officers told him to put it down and walk away from it. […]

Oceanside To Host Green Holiday Gift And Brew Tour

OCEANSIDE–The City’s Zero Waste Team is hosting the first ever Green Oceanside Holiday Gift and Brew Tour on December 6 in Oceanside. The noon to 5 p.m. inaugural event will not only highlight Oceanside’s growing craft brew and local food movement, it will also promote putting a little extra “green” into this holiday season. The theme […]

Motorcyclist Injured In Traffic Collision

CARLSBAD–A Carlsbad Police Department sergeant was on a traffic stop early this morning when he heard a collision between a motorcyclist and a sedan at the intersection of Solamar Drive and Carlsbad Blvd. The sergeant responded and provided medical aid for the injured motorcyclist while waiting for an ambulance and Carlsbad Fire Department personnel to […]

Coffee With A Cop Offers Opportunity To Discuss Community Issues

OCEANSIDE–Officers from Oceanside Police Department and community members will unite in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee. The November 17 community event begins at 8 a.m. at Coco’s Restaurant, 3905 Mission Avenue in Oceanside. Coffee with a Cop provides a unique opportunity for community members to ask questions and […]

TB Case Reported At CA State University San Marcos

SAN DIEGO–A person at California State University San Marcos is being treated for tuberculosis and may have exposed others, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported today. The health agency is working closely with university officials to notify people who were possibly exposed to TB. The period of potential exposure is from […]

Oceanside Nutrition Store Robbed

OCEANSIDE–An unidentified armed male robbed a nutrition store clerk and her customer on Wednesday in the Mesa Margarita neighborhood, Oceanside police said today. Officers say the 8:55 p.m. robbery occurred at the Mesa Nutrition store at 610 N. Redondo #D in Oceanside. The suspect pointed his weapon at the clerk and customer and demanded money. He […]

Taxi Driver Assaulted, Robbed

OCEANSIDE–A Courtesy Cab driver is recovering from his injuries after assailants assaulted him during an armed robbery, a Oceanside police spokesman said on Thursday. Officers arrested Dash Walters, 29 of  Oceanside, Jenna Gamble, and Kevin Moore for conspiracy to commit robbery. On November 13 at 1:15 a.m., officers responded to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon […]

Oceanside Hosts Annual Heritage Park Fall Festival

Oceanside city employee Margery Pierce serves chili to visitors at the annual Heritage Park Fall Festival. Photo: Gina Yarbrough/San Diego County News

OCEANSIDE—Local residents gathered at Heritage Park on Saturday for a day of music, food and fun at the park’s annual Fall Festival. The family-friendly event, presented by the City of Oceanside and Friends of Oceanside Parks, featured a chili cook-off, vendors, live entertainment, and a games area for children. Attendees paid $5 to sample chili […]

Man Arrested After Pursuit In Stolen Vehicle

CARLSBAD–A 31 year-old male driver was arrested by Carlsbad police after a brief pursuit in a stolen vehicle, a Carlsbad police spokesperson said on Saturday. Carlsbad Police officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop of a stolen vehicle early Friday morning. The driver, Sean Taylor of Escondido, failed to yield and officers pursued the vehicle […]