FALLBROOK–Brandon Gallery sets a Fallbrook Art Association (FAA) art show to launch the North San Diego County artists co-operative’s 2010 schedule. FAA’s: “Art Show, Featuring Officers and Chairs” will run in Brandon’s Etcetera Gallery January 1 through January 31, 2010. Sunday, January 10, from 1 to 4PM, FAA hosts a reception at Brandon Gallery, 105 […]
WASHINGTON–Chevron Corporation, Texaco, Unocal Incorporated and their affiliates (the Chevron companies) have agreed to pay the United States $45,569,584.74, to resolve claims that they violated the False Claims Act by knowingly underpaying royalties owed on natural gas produced from federal and Indian leases, the Justice Department announced Wednesday. The Minerals Management Service (MMS) of the […]
LOS ANGELES–Union Bank, N.A., and The American Heart Association (AHA) have announced a four-year agreement to promote the AHA’s Start! movement in Los Angeles, Orange, and San Diego counties. The largest-of-its kind, the sponsorship is an expansion of the previous three-year agreement in Los Angeles County that ended in November 2009. Through the new, larger […]
(Newswise)–Brazilian researchers have performed the first-ever autopsy study to examine the precise causes of death in victims of the H1N1 swine flu. “The lack of information on the pathophysiology of this novel disease is a limitation that prevents better clinical management and hinders the development of a therapeutic strategy,” said lead author, Thais Mauad, M.D., […]
(Newswise)–Older adults with long-term exposure to higher levels of pollution are at higher risk for hospitalization for pneumonia, according to researchers in Canada. “Our study found that among older individuals, long-term exposure to traffic pollution independently increased their risk of hospitalization for pneumonia,” said principal investigator, Mark Loeb, M.D., of McMaster University. The research will […]
CARLSBAD–Geiger Law Office, a Carlsbad-based estate and business planning firm, has announced their relocation to 2701 Loker Avenue West, Suite 150 in Carlsbad. The official move date was December 15. “The practice is growing so rapidly, we needed to increase our space,” said the firm’s principal attorney, Brenda Geiger. Geiger adds, “The new office also […]
SAN DIEGO–In an effort to better understand who San Diego State University consulted with prior to eliminating the local admissions guarantee, the Education Consortium submitted a public records act request in October. What they got back was over 2,000 pages that failed to include significant documents encompassed in the request.
SAN DIEGO–After the threat of a court order forced Fallbrook High School to allow publication of a previously censored article and editorial in the student newspaper, the Fallbrook Union High School District voted to settle a lawsuit brought by the ACLU and Bostwick & Jassy LLP to enforce the free speech rights of student journalists […]
The first big piece of the new County Operations Center is now open. The state-of-the-art building houses the Medical Examiner, County Veterinarian and Department of Environmental Health. It is a LEED Silver building, with the latest in energy saving design and technology.
SAN DIEGO-HSBCAMPS, LLC, the youth basketball camp dedicated to bringing kids face-to-face with the pros through individualized training, is hitting the courts of Eastlake High School in Chula Vista for the second year in a row, from June 14 – 17, 2010.