Stories for January 12, 2012
The new Republican leader in the State Senate says he’s okay with California Governor Jerry Brown’s use of mid-year trigger cuts to balance the budget. But he doesn’t approve of the governor’s tax initiative or his approach to cuts.
The researcher is calling for better studies on charter schools.
The Democratic leader of the State Senate says he’s considering ways to save local redevelopment efforts in California.
All ten U.C. campuses plan to be smoke-free by 2014.
Seven people will be honored today at the 21st annual Salute to Local Heroes Luncheon, which recognizes average citizens who bravely assisted law enforcement, according to the Rotary Club of San Diego, the event's sponsor.
A school district in San Diego County that's already mired in a corruption scandal is investigating whether cafeteria workers may have stolen $500,000 worth of goods.
Police today investigated a home-invasion robbery in University City in which a former San Diego city councilman was pistol-whipped after harmlessly firing a handgun at one of three assailants.
A top credit-rating firm says California is no longer last among states.