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Pro-Israel, Palestine demonstrators rally in University CIty
More than 700 people sang and cheered Sunday afternoon, July 20, during a rally at University City's Doyle Community Park aimed at strengthening support for Israel as violence escalates there. Near...
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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SANDAG seeks public comment on trolley plan document
The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) invites public comment on a supplemental environmental document for the Mid-Coast Trolley extension project that evaluates a previously unidentifie...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two plead guilty in bank fraud ploy
Two people have pleaded guilty to federal charges involving a $1.8 million fraudulent loan that was made by La Jolla Bank before it went out of business in 2010. Annand Sliuman, 33, of Spring Valle...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trial delay granted in pedestrian deaths
A Nov. 3 trial date has been set for an Air Force veteran accused of gross vehicular manslaughter while under the influence of prescription drugs in the death of a Pacific Beach man on La Jolla Vil...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council OKs minimum hourly wage hike to $11.50
On July 14, San Diego laborers came a big step closer to a pay raise, as City Council voted 6-3 along party lines to increase the city’s minimum wage to $11.50 an hour by January of 2017. Under the...
Jul 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Short-term vacation rentals group backs more police response, tighter enforcement
Increased police response and establishment of a comprehensive permit process were among suggestions made by the Ad Hoc Stakeholders Committee on Short-Term Vacation Rentals at the group’s June 25 ...
Jul 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sentencing delayed in 'pistol-whip' robberies
Four men who participated in the “pistol-whip” series of robberies on Regents Road near UCSD and elsewhere had their sentencing delayed July 11 until Sept. 19. The series was noted for four victims...
Jul 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Faulconer, Kersey, county warn of fire-season dangers
San Diego residents, especially those living near open space, can take measures to help protect their homes from fires this season – and on Monday, July 7, Mayor Kevin Faulconer and City Councilman...
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man convicted in Downes death given 15 years to life
A former employee of architect Graham Downes charged in Downes' 2013 beating death was sentenced Tuesday, July 8, to 15 years to life in prison. Higinio Salgado, 32, convicted of second-degree murd...
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla Y to be renamed following record donation
Effective Saturday, July 12, the La Jolla YMCA is renamed the Dan McKinney Family YMCA following the family's $5 million donation toward improvements in its programs, facilities and need-based memb...
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Midway Bluff repairs, water conservation, picnic discussed at Bird Rock parley
In July, Bird Rock Community Council was updated by the city on plans to repair Midway Bluff, got water conservation tips from a consumer advocate and discussed next month’s annual community picnic...
Jul 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man suffers life-threatening injury after fall from La Jolla cliff
An 18-year-old man who fell off a La Jolla cliff while taking photographs Tuesday night, July 1, suffered life-threatening head injuries after plunging about 90 feet to the rocky shore below, autho...
Jul 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Supreme Court will not hear Soledad dispute
The United States Supreme Court will not review the legal dispute over the Mt. Soledad Cross, a 43-foot-tall cross erected on public land in San Diego in the 1950s that has since become a veterans ...
Jul 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla official among those who hail oversize vehicle measure
By DAVE SCHWAB Local reaction to the Oversize Vehicle Ordinance, which is to take effect citywide in August, has been positive, with the general consensus being that it will rid streets of unwanted...
Jun 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man guilty in two rapes; one stemmed from incident at former Jack's
A jury on Monday, June 23, convicted a Del Mar man of raping two women, including one who met him at a La Jolla restaurant in 2009 and woke up being sexually assaulted in her home. After 10 ½ hours...
Jun 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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