Artists statewide participate in Art Splash, an annual street festival that celebrates art in Carlsbad.
Archives for September 2010
The County of San Diego, Department of Environmental Health (DEH) has lifted the Boil Water Order for Potrero County Park Water System located at 25800 Potrero Park Drive, Potrero effective immediately. The drinking water system had previously tested present for total coliform bacteria and absent for E. coli. Total coliform bacteria can come from soils […]
Sign language linguist Carol Padden was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a $500,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more.
SAN DIEGO–After more than 25 years of service as an attorney in the Office of County Counsel, including 15 years as County Counsel, John Sansone will retire from the County of San Diego in early January 2011 to teach law. Sansone said he will serve as professor-in-residence at the University of San Diego School of […]
SAN DIEGO–Two San Diego Unified community forums to discuss goals for student achievement, the budget crisis and the Proposition J Parcel Tax measure are scheduled this week: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, at Scripps Ranch High School, 10410 Treena St., and on Thursday, Sept. 30, at Crawford High, 4191 Colts Way. The town hall meetings […]
LA JOLLA–Explore the amazing kelp forest off La Jolla’s coast without leaving your home or office. Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, announces a new, live high-def web cam featuring the aquarium’s two-story kelp forest tank. With a diver’s-eye view, discover leopard sharks, garibaldi, eels, barracuda, giant sea bass and more […]
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger awarded the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor, California’s highest public safety award, to 10 law enforcement officers.
SAN DIEGO–Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed today a bill aimed at protecting the privacy of murdered children was signed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. The Deceased Child Victims’ Protection and Privacy Act was authored by Sen. Dennis Hollingsworth at the request of the DA’s Office on behalf of the families of two teen girls who were murdered […]
By Danny R. Johnson THE BASICS The San Diego County News ventured into New England by way of Boston to find the hotel that could live up to the title of “Best Waterfront Hotel.” For about 36 hours, the staff was able to survey three of the major Boston waterfront hotels being Marriott, Westin, and […]
San Diego County District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis, together with 19 other California District Attorneys, the state Attorney General and the City Attorneys in San Diego and Los Angeles announced today that a judge in Northern California has ordered the Minnesota-based Target Corporation to stop routinely and systematically dumping hazardous wastes into the environment. “It’s time […]