LA MESA–Heartland Fire and Rescue crews responded Friday afternoon to a structure fire in the 4000 block of 70th Street in La Mesa. Upon arrival firefighters found a two-story apartment unit to the rear of a single story home showing heavy smoke and flames. Due to the intensity of the fire, crews poured water from above […]
Archives for July 2011
SAN DIEGO–Superintendent Bill Kowba says he will immediately initiate the restoration of funding in the district’s 2011-12 budget necessary to restore the current student/teacher class size ratios for grades Kindergarten to 3rd grade for the next school year beginning in September. As a result of the level funding for K-12 education that was included in […]
As I warned, Californians are losing jobs and income as a result of the so-called ‘Amazon Tax.’ It should come as no surprise that impacted California business owners would seek its repeal. Clearly, the ‘Amazon Tax’ is not working. After having terminated their relationships with thousands of California-based affiliate businesses, leading out-of-state online sellers continue […]
San Diego County Young Democrats’ Political Director Colin Parent has accepted an appointment with the Jerry Brown administration as the Director of External Affairs for the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD). As HCD’s Director for External Affairs, Colin will lead efforts to market the Department’s programs, serve as a liaison to external […]
President Barack Obama said he’s pushing congressional leaders for the largest possible deal on reducing the country’s $1.4 trillion deficit.
Daniel Radcliffe has been Harry Potter for a long time and now the epic film series reaches a conclusion with Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 2.
Actress Mila Kunis talks about her role in the film Friends With Benefits with Justin Timberlake.
SAN DIEGO–Rigoberto Yanez-Guerrero, a former ranking member of the Tijuana Cartel/Arellano-Felix Organization (AFO), entered a guilty plea July 7 in federal court in San Diego today. Yanez was extradited by the government of Mexico to the United States in December 2010 to face charges in the Southern District of California for narcotics trafficking, money laundering, […]
SAN DIEGO–Beneath Cygnet Theatre’s barren floorboards, an irresistibly inventive musical is laying down roots… Little Shop of Horrors is coming for Cygnet this summer. Artistic Director Sean Murray, Music Director Tim McKnight and Choreographer James Vasquez are cultivating a top-notch cast for the doo-wop and Motown-influenced rocker, including Brandon Joel Maier as Seymour, the hapless […]
RANCHO SANTA FE–A group of eight high school students, including Rancho Santa Fe resident Jasmine Griggs, are showing appreciation for Camp Pendleton Marines and their families through their work with Pacific Ridge School’s Second to None Service Learning Group. The school’s service learning curriculum gives students the tools and resources to provide service to San […]