EL CAJON–The El Cajon Police Department was awarded a grant from the San Diego County Law Enforcement Foundation (SDCLEF), which will enable officers to perform their duties safer. The grant of $3,660.00 was used to purchase two ballistic vests for the department Rangemasters and a less than lethal pepper ball launching system. Over the years, […]
SAN DIEGO–A budget change letter was submitted to the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors Monday requesting $5 million to implement recommendations of the San Diego County Regional Fire Deployment Study. The study offered solutions to improve regional fire services. The budget change letter, submitted by Chairwoman Pam Slater-Price and Vice Chairman Bill Horn, would […]
NATIONAL CITY–The City of National City is participating in the South Bay Homeownership Resource Fair hosted by the City of Chula Vista. The free event is Saturday, June 26 from 9:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. at Chula Vista’s City Hall Courtyard, 276 Fourth Avenue in Chula Vista. Parking, refreshments, and food will be provided. There will be […]
SAN DIEGO–The 4th District Senior Resource Center celebrated Juneteenth Friday with music, food and fun for San Diego’s local seniors at the George L. Stevens Senior Center. This year’s theme was “Living for Happier and Healthier Tomorrows.” The event, a fundraiser for the center, included live entertainment by local musicians Larry Streaty and Earl Vaults, opportunity […]
SAN DIEGO–The City of San Diego’s Miramar Recycling Center is now accepting all plastic tubs for food and non hazardous household products for recycling. Containers must be clean and contain no metal, food waste or trash, and must be separated from other recyclables. No styrofoam or clamshell plastics are accepted. These containers are taken as […]
SAN DIEGO COUNTY–The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) is reporting six local children have been diagnosed with pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough: · A 9-year-old who attends Lake Elementary School in the Vista Unified School District; · A 9-year-old who attends Nichols Elementary School in the Oceanside Unified School […]
San Diego County Crime Stoppers and detectives from the San Diego Police Department’s Robbery Unit are asking for assistance from the public in identifying a suspect wanted for the robbery of a liquor store in Mira Mesa. Detectives said on May 29 at about 10:35 p.m., an unknown male suspect robbed the Village Liquor store […]
Are more public safety cuts in the future in San Diego?
Some of the nation’s best canine athletes in the country will strut their stuff at the San Diego County Fair for the 2010 Incredible Dog Challenge.
OCEANSIDE–This week the North County Transit District (NCTD) opened a new office at the Oceanside Transit Center. Now called the Oceanside Transit Store, the office will be staffed by members of NCTD’s customer service team. “Improving the customer experience is one of the top priorities of NCTD’s Executive Board. The new Oceanside Transit Store is […]