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Defeated motion on revenue producers refuels old debate at LJVMA meeting
A proposal to explore revenue-producing alternatives, including the installation of parking meters in the Village, resurrected a simmering community debate at La Jolla Village Merchants Association...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council overrides veto of minimum wage law
At a special meeting called during its August recess, San Diego City Council voted 6-2 on Aug. 18 to override Mayor Kevin Faulconer's veto of the city's hourly minimum wage ordinance, which provide...
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Bishop's footballl player held in Cal Poly robbery
A former Bishop’s School football player has been arrested in San Luis Obispo for his alleged involvement in a fraternity house robbery. Dominique Alize Love, 19, and four California Polytechnic St...
Aug 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council sets meeting on minimum-wage override
San Diego City Council will meet Monday, Aug. 18, to consider overriding Mayor Kevin Faulconer's Aug. 8 veto of an ordinance that would increase the minimum wage in the city and give workers five p...
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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I-5 expansion from La Jolla to Oceanside OK'd
A plan to expand I-5 from La Jolla to Oceanside was approved unanimously by the California Coastal Commission on Aug. 13, paving the way for the protracted plan's implementation. The $6.5 billion N...
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public service ordered in firearm discharge trial
A La Jolla man who pleaded guilty to discharging a firearm in a grossly negligent manner has been ordered to perform 10 days of public service work on condition of three years' probation. A suspend...
Aug 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Minimum-wage law is vetoed by Faulconer
As he'd promised, Mayor Kevin Faulconer on Aug. 8 vetoed the City Council-approved ordinance that would incrementally increase the minimum wage in San Diego to $11.50 by 2017 and mandate that emplo...
Aug 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suspect in UC stabbing pleads not guiilty
A man accused of stabbing a stranger near Westfield UTC mall dozens of times, prompting a SWAT response hours later when authorities believed they had tracked him down, pleaded not guilty Aug. 11 t...
Aug 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judges rule convention center expansion tax unconstitutional
A panel of judges ruled on Aug. 1 that the hotel tax to finance the $520 million San Diego Convention Center expansion project is unconstitutional, concluding that they must uphold the provisions o...
Aug 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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VA bill signed by president; local system cites intended improvements
President Obama signed the $16.3 billion Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014 on Aug. 7, advancing repair of the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs, which maintains a medica...
Aug 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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U.S. report says 58 percent of state under most severe level of drought
A national study says that more than half of California is now under the most severe level of drought for the first time since the federal government began issuing regular drought reports in the la...
Aug 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 8 8 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 | 6 6 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 | 6 6 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 | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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