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SeaWorld aiding 11 mammals affected by Santa Barbara oil spill
SeaWorld San Diego reported May 27 that its specialists are taking care of 11 sea lions and six elephant seals affected by last week’s oil pipeline rupture near Santa Barbara after receiving two mo...
May 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Court ruling allows Plaza de Panama Project in Balboa Park to proceed
A state appellate court May 28 overturned a ruling by Superior Court Judge Timothy Taylor that has delayed the Plaza de Panama Project in Balboa Park for more than two years. The ruling clears the ...
May 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Faulconer, Spanos set talks on new stadium
Mayor Kevin Faulconer and San Diego Chargers chairman Dean Spanos will begin negotiations next week in hopes of coming up with a plan to build a new football stadium in San Diego, it was announced ...
May 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bike to Work this Friday in San Diego
Thousands of bike riders throughout the San Diego region will GO by BIKE on the morning of Bike to Work Day, Friday, May 29, as they attempt to log 25,000 miles – the equivalent of one trip around ...
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Owens ordered to stand trial in Fiesta Island mishap
A judge ordered Theresa Lynn Owens May 21 to stand trial on charges she struck six bicyclists on Fiesta Island while driving the wrong way and under the influence of methamphetamine. Victims testif...
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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City plans to upgrade unsafe crosswalk at Catalina/Canon in Point Loma
Point Lomans demanding changes to a deadly intersection where a child in a stroller was killed — and her father was critically injured when struck by an SUV in March — got their wish as the city un...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Green space an issue with Mission Beach condo project
Mission Beach Town Council in May voted overwhelmingly to urge the city to require developers of the old Mission Beach Elementary School site to reconsider their condo project’s design, calling upo...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mission Beach student named University of San Diego valedictorian
Vianey Coronado Angeles found out in mid-April that she had been named valedictorian for the University of San Diego School of Business Administration, which was great news until she started thinki...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group challenges Belmont Park lease extension
The ink on a lease extension for Belmont Park is barely dry and the action is already being challenged in court. The person challenging the City Council-approved lease is a familiar foe: attorney C...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officer shot by fleeing suspect leaves hospital
A San Diego police officer wounded when a fleeing suspect opened fire during a chase was released from the hospital May 19. Officer Heather Seddon, a five-year member of the force, was treated at S...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Robber given seven years for multiple hold-ups in La Jolla, Mission Beach and Ocean Beach
An armed robber charged with holding up 11 people on the same night in La Jolla, Ocean Beach, Mission Beach and elsewhere was sentenced Monday to seven years in state prison. Restitution to the vic...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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California climbs in ranking of bike-friendly states
California continued its climb up the ranks of bike-friendly states, moving up to eighth in the nation, according to the annual list compiled by the League of American Bicyclists. With the release ...
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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NTC Foundation names new general manager
The NTC Foundation recently introduced Lisa Johnson as the new general manager overseeing the NTC Arts and Culture District – San Diego’s fast growing arts and culture district in Liberty Station i...
May 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Petersen given two life terms in La Jolla shootings
“You couldn’t ask for more,” said Steven Dowdy on May 15, minutes after his ex-neighbor Hans Antone Petersen was sentenced to staggered terms in state prison for shooting him and an ex-brother-in-l...
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tsarnaev sentenced to death for Boston bombing role
After 10 weeks of often gruesome testimony from more than 150 witnesses, including survivors with missing limbs and an anguished father who spoke of watching his young son die on the sidewalk in fr...
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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