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Children's Pool beaches closed amid sewage leak
The beaches around La Jolla Children’s Pool remain closed following a sewage spill the late afternoon of Oct. 13. Anywhere from 100 to 5,000 gallons of sewage were discharged at about 5 p.m., when ...
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Faulconer's infrastructure tour centers on improvement plans for District 1
Mayor Kevin Faulconer on Oct. 6 fielded questions from Council District 1 residents talking infrastructure, potholes, utilities undergrounding and the Regents Road bridge at a public meeting at UTC...
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Halloween police presence to stiffen in Bird Rock
Once again this year, there will be a beefed-up police presence in Bird Rock to discourage bad behavior for Halloween on Friday, Oct. 31. “Halloween is a Friday night, and we’re anticipating it wil...
Oct 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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20-year sentence given robbery getaway driver
The getaway driver who took a wounded bank robber to a hospital following a University City bank hold-up has been sentenced to 20 years in state prison. The sentence for Robert Anthony Hodge, 29, w...
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No trick to it: Pillage the Village is bigger by the year
Youngsters will once again “Pillage the Village” at this year’s installment in    La Jolla’s downtown from 3 to 6 p.m. on Halloween, Friday, Oct. 31. Co-sponsored by La Jolla Village Merchants Asso...
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Miller case suspended amid competency doubts
Criminal proceedings were suspended Oct. 7 for Odie James Miller Jr., who is suspected of stabbing a biotech executive near the Westfield UTC after his attorney told a judge she doubted he was ment...
Oct 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suspect pleads guilty in bank robberies, attempts
A man suspected of holding up banks in La Jolla and Torrey Highlands has pleaded guilty to all charges, which include five other bank robberies and two attempted robberies. Victor Lamar Moore, 33, ...
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Christmas parade group opens event registration
The La Jolla Christmas Parade and Holiday Festival Association has opened registration for the 57th annual community event, with a firm deadline of Saturday, Nov. 1. Those spearheading floats, eque...
Oct 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman killed in car mishap identified as Chamber VP
The woman killed Oct. 7 by a vehicle as she was unloading her car on Girard Avenue has been identified as Melissa Bonney Ratcliff, vice president of the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce. San ...
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Son still won't face trial in father's murder
Five years have passed since a 64-year-old man was beaten to death with a dumbbell in his University City home, and a judge ruled Sept. 30 that his son is still mentally incompetent to stand trial ...
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Faulconer backs city move to 'drought alert' status
Mayor Kevin Faulconer is recommending the City of San Diego move to “drought alert” status, the second phase of citywide water conservation calling for mandatory measures for all residents and busi...
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Couple robbed, kidnapped near east campus of UCSD
A 22-year-old man and a 20year-old woman were robbed at gunpoint and briefly kidnapped early Oct. 5 near the east campus of UCSD. Police said the couple were walking south on Genesee Avenue and Reg...
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Merchants set elections as 16 candidates vie for 10 board posts
La Jolla Village Merchants Association, the nonprofit group that creates economic development policies and programs to enhance business in La Jolla, will hold its board of directors elections Wedne...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Faulconer, Lightner laud plan to end Rose Canyon flap
Mayor Kevin Faulconer and city council president pro tem Sherri Lightner have announced their support for a community-driven solution to end the controversial plan to build a bridge through Rose Ca...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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SD man released in unlawful sex case
A 22-year-old man who admitted to having unlawful sexual intercourse with a teenage girl in University City was sentenced Sept. 23 to the 365 days he has already served and was released from jail. ...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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