Tuesday May 14
There's a New Patch App on the Way
We've redesigned Patch and the Patch app. The news looks better and it's easier to comment on.
Mon May 13, 2013
2013: Right Here, Right Now
Across the Street: Lorna Walsh grew up in a large, two-story house at 7848 Lincoln across the street from the former Lemon Grove Junior High.
Where Do You Go on Day Trips Near Lemon Grove?
Remember when you first heard the word staycation? Most likely it was way back in the early years of the 21st century, when gas prices spiked tremendously.
Sun May 12, 2013
Smart & Final Expands Recall of Frozen Pasta
Smart & Final Saturday expanded its recall of certain batches of frozen tortellini because of a labeling error that left wheat, eggs and milk off the ingredients lists, endangering people with food allergies.
Sat May 11, 2013
7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place
By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? We've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life - from the buildings they work and live in, to the energy that fuels their homes, to the air they breathe.
Thu May 09, 2013
Coming Soon! Lemon Grove Patch Gets a New Look
Hi, everyone! I have some exciting news to share about Patch - we're getting a whole new look! It's coming next week and it's going to make Lemon Grove Patch easier to use, and a better place to connect and share.
Police Search for Supermarket Money Order Scammer
Authorities asked the public today for help in identifying a man who has cheated San Diego-area supermarkets out of hundreds of dollars in recent months through a scam involving money orders.
Historic School Bell Will Ring in the New Lemon Grove Library
On June 1 at 10 a.m., the new Mission Revival style Lemon Grove Library, 3001 School Lane, will open its doors for a day of tours, new library cards, brand new books and resources, a new Friends of the Library bookstore, entertainment, music, food and rejoicing as this community of some 25,000 residents finally gets the library of its dreams.
Wed May 08, 2013
Rancho San Diego Sheriff's Station Due to Open by Year's End
Construction continues on the long-awaited Rancho San Diego Sheriff's Station on Campo Road, and the department expects it to open by the end of the year.
Tue May 07, 2013
Letter Carriers to Collect Food on Saturday to Stamp Out Hunger
Donating to food banks in Lemon Grove will be as easy as leaving a bag of non-perishable food by the mailbox on Saturday, when letter carriers will be collecting donations for their annual Stamp Out Hunger program.
Lemon Grove Canine Deputy Helps Nab Suspected Drug Smugglers
Hank, Lemon Grove's canine deputy, is being credited with helping San Diego Sheriff's deputies nab three men suspected of running a drug smuggling operation.
Deputies Search for Hit and Run Driver Who Injured Teen
Detectives from the Lemon Grove Sheriff's Station and Crime Stopers need help in finding and identifying a driver responsible for a hit-and-run that injured a young woman.
Lemon Grove City Council to Review Draft Budget Tonight
City staff anticipates that Lemon Grove will remain fiscally in the black. The Lemon Grove City Council tonight will give feedback on the draft budget for fiscal year 2013-14. The fiscal year starts July 1. For the current year, 2012-13, staff estimates that the city will generate $13 million in revenue and spend $12.87 million for a surplus of ... (more)
Mon May 06, 2013
California Supreme Court Sides With Cities And Counties On Marijuana Bans
Do California statutes that protect patients from being arrested if they use marijuana also protect pot facilities that set up shop in local cities and counties? In its written opinion released Monday, the California Supreme Court determined local jurisdictions can ban marijuana operations.
1953: Of Thee I Sing
A look back at our town 60 years ago when new business, chamber of commerce turmoil, a multi-talented grandmother, a flying ace, and the winding down of the Korean War vied with a booming economy for headlines.
Got Allergies? Find Out the Pollen Count in Lemon Grove Today
Springtime has arrived and pollen is in the air. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, San Diego ranks No.
Sun May 05, 2013
Composting: How and Where to Get Started in Lemon Grove
If composting is an activity on your list of ways to live greener, here's a how to get started in Lemon Grove.
Fri May 03, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Pot-smuggling operation uncovered in Poway
Deputy Plutarco Vail and his K-9 partner, Hank, show off the marijuana found in the tire of a car.
Red Flag Warning Still in Effect
A red flag warning signifying wildfire conditions remained in effect today in the mountains and inland valleys of San Diego County amid hot, dry conditions and gusty winds.
Thu May 02, 2013
San Diego Source
Solar company, nonprofit partners in energy project
In a project made possible by a local solar energy installer and a nonprofit organization, the first solar panels were anchored in place Thursday on the Broadway Heights home of Jimmie Martin and Connie Clark.