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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com
San Diego experienced some strange weather yesterday, September 16, 2014. Many areas of the county heated up quickly, reaching over 100 degrees in many areas east of the I-15 and around 90 around the coastal areas.
2 hrs ago | San Diego CityBEAT
Bands include Red Fox Tails, Gayle Skidmore, Wild Wild Wets and more. The City Council might insist that Reese Jarrett become a proponent of mandatory affordable housing.
6 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune
Called " Quartyard ," the 30,000-square-foot city-owned development site at Market Street and Park Boulevard will include food and beverage outlets, art galleries and an educational and entertainment zone, projected to open in December. "This model is very much a new model for San Diego," said Philip Auchettl, CEO of RAD Lab , a design firm founded by graduates of the NewSchool of Architecture and Design.
San Diego lifeguards and Fire and Rescue Department personnel were searching Tuesday night for two people who may have been swept away by the rain-swollen San Diego River adjacent to Qualcomm Stadium in Mission Valley. The two -- a man and a woman -- were reported missing by a companion, who told rescue personnel that he had been with the couple earlier in the day and returned to find them missing, according to Fire and Rescue Department Capt.
Downed trees are cleaned up in a shopping center on Avocado Blvd. in Rancho San Diego after a short, severe storm rolled through the area. - K.C. Alfred Downed trees are cleaned up in a shopping center on Avocado Blvd. in Rancho San Diego after a short, severe storm rolled through the area.
Scott McVey cleans up downed trees on Avocado Blvd. in Rancho San Diego after a short, severe storm rolled through the area. - K.C. Alfred Scott McVey cleans up downed trees on Avocado Blvd. in Rancho San Diego after a short, severe storm rolled through the area.
Fast-food workers and their supporters have rallied on several occasions for a higher minimum wage. Diane Cates, center, a patron of the Wendy's where protestors gathered last year, holds a sign reading Stop Supersizing Poverty.
Authorities Tuesday identified the 27-year-old driver killed in a street racing crash in Mission Bay Park over the weekend. Clyde Preston Duncan was driving a 2001 Corvette and racing a black Mercedes on westbound SeaWorld Drive near Friars Road shortly after 5 p.m. Sunday, according to the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office and San Diego police.
The City Council is scheduled Tuesday morning to consider a request by the City Attorney's Office to set aside as much as $250,000 to retain outside counsel to defend former San Diego police Officer Christopher Hays against any lawsuits filed by women who contend he groped and illegally detained them. The City Attorney's Office cites a conflict of interest for its request to hire the law firm of Haight, Brown & Bonesteel.
Holy hot sauce! There exists something called the Sriracha Festival, and praise the fiery heavens, it's about to debut in San Diego. On Saturday, the inaugural San Diego Sriracha Festival will burn through Liberty Station with tastings of culinary delights honoring the celebrated sauce.
On Saturday, September 13, 2014, at approximately 2:30 p.m., an unknown male robbed the Wells Fargo Bank, located at 10707 Camino Ruiz, San Diego, California. At the time of the robbery, the unknown male, believed to be identical to the robber known as the El Chapparito Bandit, entered the bank yelling, "Hands up everyone."
The 19-year-old threatened to kill himself with a kitchen knife in a home on Armacost Road near Woodrow Avenue about 5:10 p.m., San Diego police Officer Robert Heims said. When his brother, also 19, tried to stop him, he was stabbed once in the chest and twice in the stomach.
Southern California roasted in triple-digit temperatures Monday and forecasters predicted potentially record-setting heat for at least another day - along with extreme fire danger for baking hillsides. The National Weather Service issued heat warnings or advisories through Tuesday for valleys, mountains and inland areas from Ventura County to the Mexican border.
The Navy took delivery of the 844-foot-long ship five months ago, and it has been touring South America on its way to California. "Throughout this maiden transit, the crew has far exceeded what the expectations typically are for a ship in this phase," said Capt.
A 35-year-old man who was fatally shot following an altercation in Logan Heights last week was identified by police Monday. Jaime Joel Espinoza was found suffering from gunshot wounds to his upper torso in an alley off National Avenue near South 29th Street shortly before 10:30 p.m. Thursday after some type of altercation involving an unknown number of suspects, according to San Diego police Lt.
San Diego police Monday sought the hit-and-run driver who struck a 56-year-old woman on a Torrey Pines-area road. The woman, who was being treated for a brain bleed, a broken right ankle and cuts on the back of her head and right leg, was walking north in a bike lane along Gilman Drive approaching Via Alicante shortly after 7 p.m. Sunday when she was struck by , San Diego police Officer Robert Heims said.
Jim White, of Del Mar, relaxes in the shade at The Wave waterpark in Vista as family members and friends enjoy the water. - Charlie Neuman / UT San Diego Jim White, of Del Mar, relaxes in the shade at The Wave waterpark in Vista as family members and friends enjoy the water.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:01 am
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