Stories for October 11, 2011
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says more of California’s waterways are affected by pollution than previously thought.
Delight in this spectacular new production of the beloved Gilbert and Sullivan classic from the Guthrie Theater, directed by the theater’s artistic director, Joe Dowling. Infused with fresh musical arrangements of Sullivan’s memorable melodies — ranging from big band swing to classic pop — "H.M.S. Pinafore" is pure joy and sensational entertainment for everyone.
Supporters of organ and tissue donation in California are celebrating a national milestone and have set a new goal.
A Democratic Assemblyman is vowing to continue the fight over his contentious bill that would allow California’s insurance commissioner to regulate health care premium increases.
The San Diego County Board of Supervisors today asked staffers for a report on a proposed policy that would require flagpoles at new county buildings.
The San Diego Association of Governments is trying to get more solo drivers to use express lanes on Interstate-15 in San Diego.
Sheriff's homicide detectives in Borrego Springs today were investigating the deaths of a couple as a possible murder-suicide.
Sixty businesses in San Diego County -- from travel agencies and freight transporters to a jewelry retailer and a floral shop -- received nearly $7 million in low-interest loans from the federal government in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
The San Diego Unified School District will need to lay off more employees and require further concessions from those who remain if mid-year budget cuts become necessary, according to a report Superintendent Bill Kowba will deliver to the Board of Education today.
San Diego County Supervisors are among the first county officials in the state to consider relinquishing control over their own district boundary lines. Supervisor Greg Cox will propose an alternative to his colleagues today.