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John Lindt: Visalia slams Hwy. 99 plan
A battle is brewing between the city of Visalia and Tulare County with the Board of Supervisors poised to approve the processing of a general plan amendment for a 900,000-square-foot highway commercial and retail center at the southeast corner of Caldwell Avenue and Highway 99. The board will take up the proposal filed by landowner William Travis ... (more)
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Daily Breeze
I-5 widening project will connect L.A. to Orange County in a bigger way
Motorists drive under the Alondra bridge on the 5-freeway as construction continues for the freeway expansion near the Carmenita bridge in Santa Fe Springs on Monday November 25, 2013.
Stuck big rig blocks Laughlin Road
A portion of Laughlin Road in Santa Rosa was closed Friday morning after a big rig got stuck while trying to make a turn, according to California Highway Patrol.
This weekend in San Diego nature December 7-9, 2013
Many organizations are planning several activities for this weekend , some celebrating Arbor Day on December 7th.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Zoo garage passes first step
The entrance to the proposed garage would be at this existing gate in a small parking lot behind the Botanical Building.
The Modesto Bee
News & Notes
Modesto is seeking high school juniors and seniors for its Mayor's Top Teens program.
San Diego NewsCape
FBI and Oceanside Police Department Seek Public's Assistance to Identify Chase Bank Robber
The FBI and Oceanside Police Department are seeking the public's assistance to identify the unknown male responsible for robbing the Chase Bank branch located at 4147 Oceanside Boulevard in Oceanside, California, on Saturday, November 30, 2013.
Crime Blotter: Burglary, Purse Snatching and Identity Theft
Approximately 7:47 p.m. on Nov. 26, officers responded to the Co-Opportunity store located at the 1500 block of Broadway Avenue.
3 arrested for Arcata fatal stabbing: Citizen tip aids in identifying suspects
Three suspects were arrested late Tuesday and early Wednesday on suspicion of homicide in connection with the fatal stabbing of Douglas Allen Anderson-Jordet in the early morning hours of Nov. 25. Sophie Buttercup Rocheleau, 24, and Nicholas Benjamin Stoiber, 28, voluntarily turned themselves in to the Arcata Police Department on Tuesday night.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
KFMB-TV San Diego
Spending December Nights stuck in traffic?
The always-popular December Nights returns to Balboa Park Friday and Saturday. The annual holiday celebration is a huge draw, which also brings plenty of traffic to the area.
The Jewish Journal
AJR-CA dedicates new campus
With Chanukah marking the rededication of the holy temple in Jerusalem after the Maccabees' defeat of Judea's Seleucid rulers more than 2,000 years ago, the week of the holiday turned out to be the perfect time for the Academy of Jewish Religion, California to celebrate the opening of its new campus in Koreatown.
Piknic provides healthy a " and healthier a " options in Playa Vista
Playa Vista describes itself as “a New Urban Community on the Westside.” A friend who lives there calls it “Pleasantville by the Sea,” which would seem to be a cheery sobriquet, until you realize that my friend has a darkly mordant sense of humor.
650 Customers Still Without Powers, Southern Calfornia Edison Says.
No word yet on what caused the power outage, but SCE expects to restore power to all by Wednesday afternoon.
Inside Bay Area
Church makes Oakland prostitutes its mission
It's nearly midnight on a dark corner of Oakland's International Boulevard. The only people in sight are prostitutes and four volunteers trying to talk them off the streets and into church.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Daily Republic
Police investigate 2 shootings
Police at 10:15 p.m. Sunday received reports of a shooting on the 800 block of East Travis Boulevard.
SD opens new Registrar of Voters Office
San Diego County will open its new Registrar of Voters Office Tuesday afternoon.
Ventura County Star
Pedestrian killed after crash in Ventura
The California Highway Patrol responded to the crash about 3:15 a.m. on northbound Highway 101 at California Street, officials said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Hotels Proposed in Anaheim
There are now approximately 20,000 hotel rooms in Anaheim's Disneyland Resort area serving the Disney resort, with its upgraded and now highly popular California Adventure; and the Anaheim Convention Center, the largest convention center on the West Coast.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Marin Independent Journal
Hike of the week: Head out to open spaces on Bolinas Ridge
ARE YOU LOOKING for a hike with wide-open spaces and scenic views? The Bolinas Ridge Trail features 12 miles of old ranch roads that wind through pasture on the lower slopes and redwood forest along the ridge top.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Cops and courts
The California Highway Patrol is searching for a parolee who led officers on a pursuit on Highway 1 that reached speeds up to 100 mph.