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Preliminary hearing delayed for alleged rapist in Pacific Beach
A judge Thursday delayed the preliminary hearing until March 29 for a suspected rapist accused of kidnapping a woman in Pacific Beach on New Year’s Eve. The preliminary hearing for Jacob Paul Skorn...
Feb 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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'I'll have the calamari.' Sea lion pup visits Marine Room
That customer sleeping in a booth at the iconic La Jolla seaside Marine Room restaurant on Feb. 4 was a sea lion pup, and a rescue team from SeaWorld San Diego found that she was malnourished. Acco...
Feb 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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City, county miss December goals for water usage
The city of San Diego fell short of its state-mandated conservation target in December — the second month in a row that the city missed its goal, according to data released Feb. 2 by the state Wate...
Feb 03, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Foster pleads guilty, resigns amid charges on illegal gifts
An embattled San Diego Unified School District board member, accused of holding a fundraiser to pay for her son's school tuition, entered a guilty plea to one count of receiving gifts in excess of ...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman killed as tree falls across Ingraham Street
Nicki Carano, a 48-year-old musician, dancer and music teacher, died Jan. 31 after a tree fell onto her passing car and three parked vehicles in Pacific Beach, the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department ...
Feb 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zika virus and San Diego County; what you should know
It is everywhere in the news — the Zika virus. It’s a mosquito-driven virus new to the Americas that has been virtually harmless to most people but also linked to a serious birth defect. It’s promp...
Jan 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chargers staying in San Diego for 2016 season
The San Diego Chargers announced Jan. 29 that the team will play in Qualcomm Stadium in 2016. Team owner Dean Spanos said he wants to keep the team in San Diego and will work with city and county o...
Jan 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Campers tidy up Kendall-Frost Marsh Reserve
More than 20 campers picked up 25 bags of trash from the Kendall-Frost Mission Bay Marsh Reserve at Campland on the Bay campground Jan. 14, with camper Vikki Ingham fueling the idea of campers maki...
Jan 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Education Notebook: Schools Fair, Schoolyard Dash 5K set for Jan. 31
The third annual Mission Bay Cluster Schools Fair and Schoolyard Dash Fundraiser will be held Sunday, Jan. 31, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at beautiful De Anza Cove. Showcasing the six public schools in...
Jan 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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City appeals judge’s ruling to stop South Mission Beach lifeguard tower project
It could very well be back to square one for a public lifeguard tower project in Mission Beach that has already been more than a decade in the making. Superior Court Judge Katherine Bacal recently ...
Jan 29, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego lifeguards, city agree on expanded health coverage
San Diego lifeguards, who recently approved a new contract proposal with the city dealing with “presumptive illness coverage,” got some — but not all — of what they were looking for in the deal. “B...
Jan 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mission Beach planners oppose condo project
Developers McKellar McGowan see converting the former Mission Beach Elementary School site into condominiums as a desirable and beneficial redevelopment project. But to some members of the Mission ...
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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No signs of shots found in naval medical center lockdown
Reports of an active shooter at Naval Medical Center San Diego the morning of Jan. 26 led to a lengthy lockdown of the Balboa Park military facility and of schools nearby, but Navy officials have c...
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peaceful bike ride protest against DecoBike on Jan. 30
DecoBike, which has many bike rental stations in Pacific Beach and Mission Beach, has residents and business owners upset over the placement and implementation of this citywide program. Local renta...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego Airport reaches 20M annual passenger mark
San Diego International Airport (SAN), for the first time in its 88-year history, has surpassed 20 million passengers in a single year. The 2015 total represents a 7 percent increase over 2014, acc...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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