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Stories for April 14, 2011
Full fire service will be restored to the city of San Diego, but libraries and recreation centers would see their hours cut in half under the mayor’s budget proposal.
Consider it the most extreme hands-free call you can make.
A San Diego Police Department sergeant accused of stalking and harassing a female colleague is one of five members of the agency facing allegations of criminal conduct.
A quick response by firefighters kept a blaze on a fighter aircraft aboard the San Diego-based aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson from getting out of hand in the Arabian Gulf, Navy officials said today.
A performance of famous sacred music by Bach, an art show tribute to Charles Bukowski, and more from the handmade revolution. If you're not heading to the desert for Coachella, then we've got some local options for you.
Gov. Jerry Brown has rounded up more law enforcement support for his plan to realign public safety resources in California.
Join host Elsa Sevilla and learn how Mexican land grants were given to the retired Spanish soldiers from the Presidio, American settlers and the affluent Californio families, like the Carillos, Bandinis, Estudillos, Silvas and many others. Hear the stories from descendants of the Carillo and Fitch families still living in San Diego.
There is plenty of music, street performers, visual art, and nature activities during this Culture Lust Weekend.
What's fueling the growth of the local food truck scene? And, why are some large fast food chains now jumping into the mobile food service business? We'll discuss how the perception of food trucks is changing nationwide, and what makes the local scene unique.
Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher and State Senator Christine Kehoe look back at the budget process which led to a legislative stalemate and the possibility of an all-cuts budget after three months of negotiations between Governor Jerry Brown and the California Assembly over how to close a $15.4 billion dollar budget deficit broke down.
American families need to earn at least $68,000 a year to achieve basic economic security, a new report says. That's more than three times higher than the national poverty level.
There are more than 30,000 refugee families in San Diego County. Finding jobs for this population isn't easy, but some refugee women are finding opportunities by staying at home, with kids.
San Diego County Supervisors approved dozens of minor changes to the proposed general plan. But they stuck to the underlying principles of balanced growth aimed at limiting traffic congestion, cutting greenhouse gases and reducing the need to build new roads and fire stations.
Library hours in the city of San Diego could be slashed but fire service will be restored. Here’s an advanced look at Mayor Jerry Sander’s proposed budget.
When it comes to eating out, San Diegans have more food options than ever before, and not all involve stepping into a restaurant.