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3 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

FBI raid in Logan Heights

A multi-agency raid took place at homes in the Logan Heights area Thursday morning.


Related Topix: Logan Heights (San Diego, CA), San Diego, CA

4 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

camps & kids | Teen's passion for music spurs philanthropic project

For her bat mitzvah project, Jenna Lizerbram began writing to a young boy stricken with leprosy at the Rising Star Outreach program in India.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, World News, India,

6 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles

Woman Sexually Assaulted While Pushing Baby Stroller

A woman pushing a stroller near Lake Shore Park in Fallbrook told deputies she was attacked by a man holding a knife A manhunt is underway in Fallbrook to find the person who sexually assaulted a woman jogging with her baby Wednesday morning.


Related Topix: Fallbrook, CA

10 hrs ago | Victorville Daily Press

CTA targets charters, again

Despite political, procedural and financial obstacles, charter schools are a California phenomenon.


Related Topix: Monterey Park, CA

14 hrs ago | 10News

Ramona church burglary suspects in court today

Two men accused of stealing cash, checks and sacramental wine from a Ramona church were scheduled to be arraigned Thursday.


Related Topix: El Cajon, CA

18 hrs ago |

California: Winterlike Storm Followed by Summerlike Heat

Storminess this rainy season in Southern California has been hard to come by. For months, the region has been racking up quite a precipitation deficit on top of years of compounding drought.


Related Topix: California, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Wed Apr 23, 2014

UC San Diego

The Preuss School UCSD Ranked Best High School in San Diego County by U.S. News & World Report

Preuss students are in school longer each day and for 23 more days a year than the typical student in California.


Related Topix: UC San Diego, Education Etc.

KFMB-TV San Diego

Trial ordered for man accused of breaking into Home in 4S Ranch while 12-year-old was home alone

Duane Edward Herrmann, 43, faces up to 370 years to life in prison if convicted, said Deputy District Attorney Cherie Somerville.


Reward offered in southern California pelican mutilation case

On April 16, an injured California brown pelican was captured by Long Beach Animal Control, just north of San Diego County.


Related Topix: California, San Pedro, CA

San Diego CityBEAT

People are still dying in San Diego County jails

The San Diego Museum of Art and MCASD present the 14th annual Axline Lecture featuring Chilean-born artist Alfredo Jaar, whose work, Muxima , a looping video installation featuring multiple iterations of a popular Angolan folk song, is on view at SDMA.


Related Topix: Chile, World News, San Diego, CA

Los Angeles Times

More San Diego County kindergartners are missing vaccinations

SAN DIEGO -- The percentage of parents opting for the "personal belief exemption" to avoid vaccinations for their children in kindergarten has tripled in a decade, county health officials said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Chickenpox


City considers 'drought watch' proposal

The City Council is scheduled Wednesday to take the first step in calling for residents to conserve water on a voluntary basis following the third straight winter with below-average rainfall.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Balboa Park (San Diego, CA), San Diego, CA

Holtville Tribune

California's National Green Ribbon Schools

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today commended three California schools and one school district honored by the U.S. Department of Education with its third annual Green Ribbon Schools award.


Related Topix: California, California Government, Education Etc., Encinitas, CA, Los Angeles County, CA

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Coast News

Above normal' fire season predicted for this year

The green tops of brush filling the canyons and terrain throughout San Diego County is merely masking a potentially dangerous situation.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Del Mar, CA

Science Daily

How often are unauthorized immigrant workers trafficked, abused?

Labor trafficking -- or recruiting a person for labor through force, fraud, or coercion for involuntary servitude, debt bondage, or even slavery -- has been a difficult problem to track among undocumented migrant workers.


Related Topix: Drugs

NBC San Diego

Officials: Woman's Murder Was Over Baby's Custody

A woman's whose burning body was discovered last month in Alpine may have been murdered over custody of a baby, according to the San Diego County Sheriff's Department.


Related Topix: Alpine, CA, Lakeside, CA, Fire

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day this weekend in San Diego

On Saturday, April 26th, residents in San Diego county are invited to get rid of left-over and expired prescription drugs by taking the unused medications to drop-off locations in their city.


Related Topix: Drug Enforcement Administration

Business Wire

Jenny Larios to Join Southern Californiaa s Mobility 21 as Executive Director

She will be supporting the twelve-member, public agency and private sector board of directors in leading the organization to advance Mobility 21's mission to promote regional transportation solutions, improve mobility throughout the region and bring increased transportation funding to Imperial, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San ... (more)


Related Topix: California, San Bernardino, CA

Business Wire

Bumble Bee Seafoods Moves Corporate Headquarters Back to Downtown San Diego

The brand first purchased a canning facility on the San Diego waterfront over 30 years ago, and is getting back to its roots with a move to the historic Showley Bros.


Related Topix: San Diego, CA, Life, Food, Seafood

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Preuss School gets high ranking

The Preuss School at UC San Diego ranked fifth in the state and 42nd in the country on the list of America's best high schools, released Tuesday by US News & World Report Magazine.


Related Topix: UC San Diego