ENCINITAS–To combat teen drinking and driving in the San Diego area, county leaders and law enforcement have teamed up to launch an initiative to educate parents and teens on the dangers of driving under the influence and promote safe driving. More than 100 students and parents gathered at San Dieguit o High School Academy to […]
Will San Diego voters approve a half-cent sales tax increase?
The Registrar of Voters office is advising voters to mail their ballots by Friday, October 29 to ensure receipt through the US postal service. By law, mail ballots must be received by the elections official when the polls close on Election Day. Voters who mail their ballots after Friday risk losing their vote if the […]
Carlsbad Police Department offers the following Halloween safety tips to help assure a safe and enjoyable Halloween for trick-or-treaters: Halloween preparation Choose safe, comfortable costumes and shoes that do not restrict movement. Avoid dark-colored costumes. Wear make-up rather than a mask. Use reflective fabric or tape to improve visibility. Plan a Halloween party instead of […]
Poll Workers are needed in several neighborhoods for the Gubernatorial General Election on November 2, especially those who are bilingual in Spanish, Filipino and Vietnamese. Neighborhoods and languages include: · Encinitas, Solana Beach (English) · Clairemont, Mira Mesa, Rancho Penasquitos, Del Dios (Vietnamese) · Encanto, La Mesa, Lakeside, Spring Valley, Chollas Park, City Heights, Middletown, Normal Heights (Vietnamese, […]
SAN DIEGO–The fourth annual San Diego Italian Film Festival wraps up by transforming the Museum of Photographic Arts into an Italian piazza on Fri., Nov. 5 at 6 p.m. for the annual gala, featuring a delicious dinner, Italian wines, music and dolci, followed at 7:30 p.m. by the film Lezioni di cioccolato (Chocolate Lessons). Villa […]
SAN DIEGO — Mark Bresee, General Counsel of San Diego Unified School District, has resigned from the district, effective Nov. 30. Bresee informed the Superintendent of his decision a week ago, and submitted his letter of resignation to the Board of Education on Oct. 21. He will join the education law firm of Atkinson, Andelson, […]
LOS ANGELES–More than 800 federal and local law enforcement officers fanned out across the Southland Thursday morning in a massive takedown capping a three-year, multi-agency investigation that targeted major methamphetamine and cocaine suppliers to some of the most violent street gangs based in Los Angeles, Long Beach, and La Puente. As of mid-morning, 40 of […]