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    DUI suspect hits, kills tow truck driver

    An SUV struck and killed a man alongside state Route 52 in Tierrasanta late Thursday afternoon.

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    Lifeguards fear fire chief is trying to phase them out

    The head of the San Diego Lifeguards Union is concerned new procedures being implemented by the fire department are meant to phase out the Lifeguard service.

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    Stench along Tijuana River Valley irks nearby residents

    SAN DIEGO — People who live near the Tijuana River have been complaining of a pungent smell that has been in the air for weeks. The source of the stench is a repair job just south of the U.S.-Mexico border. According to the City of San Diego, crews in Tijuana are in the process of upgrading a sewer line and while the work is being done, untreated sewage is being diverted into the Tijuana River. Coupled with the untreated raw […]

  • Pacific Beach residents say police officers need to respond to calls in their neighborhoods a lot faster.

    PB residents say crime is up despite faster 911 response

    SAN DIEGO — While emergency 911 answer times have improved in the city of San Diego, some Pacific Beach residents say crime is surging in their neighborhood. “Response times, in terms of picking up that phone call, have come down. But in terms of getting an officer into community neighborhoods in Pacific Beach it’s still not quite what it needs to be,” said Pacific Beach Town Council member Jordan Beane. Beane and others would like to see officers respond faster to […]

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    Video shows eggs thrown at Chula Vista home

    CHULA VISTA, Calif. – Vandals that recently egged a home in Chula Vista were caught on camera. The vandals can be seen on surveillance video as they made a drive-by egg attack Sunday night. From another camera angle, some of the eggs can be seen hitting the house. Tino del Real says at least eight eggs hit his house and vehicles. “My car, you can see little stains on it, I couldn’t get rid of them,” he said. Del Real recently […]

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    Job offers could help fight growing homeless population, advocates say

    Concerned neighbors and outreach officers filled an Oceanside Library conference room Monday looking for solutions to the growing homeless population in San Diego County.

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    83-year-old Korean War vet gets honorary high school diploma

    A Korean War veteran who left school early to join the Air Force 67 years ago will receive an honorary high school diploma Wednesday evening at a meeting of the San Diego County Board of Education.

  • Fallen trees at Chula Vista's Rohr Park. City has spent $1.2 million to clean up tree-ralated damage.

    Cost of cleaning up fallen trees in Chula Vista exceeds $1M

    CHULA VISTA, Calif. — The city of Chula Vista has already spent $1.2 million cleaning up trees toppled by the storms in January. The figure is expected to climb considering the work is far from over. The city says 699 trees were knocked down by strong winds at city parks and other city property, almost 60 alone at Rohr Park, which remains partially closed two and a half weeks later. Long-time residents in Chula Vista say they’ve never seen this […]

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    Wife kills disabled husband, self after caring for him for decades

    A longtime married couple found dead at their Lake Murray-area home this week died in a murder-suicide carried out by the wife, who had been her disabled husband's caretaker for decades, authorities reported Thursday.