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Point Loma woman named San Diego Woman of the Year
A Point Loma woman whose volunteerism has played prominently in Balboa Park’s success has been named San Diego Woman of the Year by Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins. Betty Peabody will be honored, alon...
Mar 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alaska Airlines to offer nonstop service from San Diego to Kona, Hawaii
Alaska Airlines recently announced it will now have nonstop air service to Kona, Hawaii out of the San Diego International Airport. The new service will mark the fourth nonstop route between San Di...
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Contents of former Midway Post Office to be auctioned
The abandoned Midway Post Office, 2535 Midway Drive, once the central mail processing and distribution facility for San Diego County, will hold an online auction for the contents of the building. P...
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Jumbotron is king as Chargers stadium task force holds public parley
As about 1,700 fans watched on a Jumbotron in an overflow area at Qualcomm Stadium, about 400 San Diego Chargers faithful peppered the mayor’s stadium task force March 2 with everything from constr...
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National Weather Service issues beach hazard statement for San Diego
The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a beach hazard statement on March 2 that is in effect through the evening until 10 p.m. due to isolated lightning possible at the beaches on Mon...
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Man, baby struck by vehicle in Point Loma
A 30-year-old man suffered a serious head injury and his 7-month-old baby was knocked unconscious when they were struck in a crosswalk by an SUV in Point Loma early in the morning on March 2, polic...
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Sandbags available for Pacific Beach, Ocean Beach residents
To help San Diegans prepare for the rain this week, residents may get sandbags at any San Diego fire station and the lifeguard stations in Ocean Beach, Mission Beach, La Jolla Shores and Pacific Be...
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Public meeting on Chargers stadium site, funding set for tonight
The advisory group formed to find a site and develop a financing plan for a new football stadium in San Diego will hold a meeting tonight, March 2, to take input from the public. The forum will tak...
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County whooping cough cases highest ever in 2014
The number of pertussis cases recorded in San Diego County last year reached a new high, surpassing the region's previous record by nearly 900 cases, county officials have announced. A total of 2,0...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zapf, Cate working to amend vacation rental laws
Though its economy relies heavily on tourism, San Diego doesn’t have rules on the books that directly address vacation rentals. City Councilman Chris Cate and Councilwoman Lorie Zapf want to change...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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County 'bridge loan' suggested to fund stadium
A county "bridge loan" might be the way to finance a new Chargers stadium, Supervisor Ron Roberts told Mayor Kevin Faulconer's stadium task force Tuesday. In an hourlong, closed-door session, Rober...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council budget group sets parley on stadium issues
Issues surrounding the creation of a new stadium for the Chargers will be taken up by the San Diego City Council's Budget Committee next month, Councilmen Todd Gloria and David Alvarez announced to...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA chief cites potential downtown stadium construction delay
The chief executive officer of the Metropolitan Transit System says a potential downtown stadium for the San Diego Chargers could face a lengthy delay. In a letter sent to Adam Day of the city's st...
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Scripps bids farewell to old reliable Melville
Old ships, unlike old soldiers, don't just fade away, they're sold away, to foreign navies for more years of service, or to manufacturers for scrap. The fate of the research vessel Melville will li...
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April 30 prelim set for alleged Kraska assailant
An April 30 preliminary hearing date was set Feb. 24 for a house painter accused of ambushing and repeatedly shooting CBS News 8 sports director Kyle Kraska in front of his Scripps Ranch home earli...
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