Stories for June 20, 2012
California’s economy should grow slowly over the next couple of years, according to the latest UCLA Anderson Forecast.
The spending plan Democratic lawmakers passed last week contains $65 million more for state parks than Gov. Jerry Brown proposed. That money is intended to stabilize the system and prevent some park closures, but it's not clear if Brown is on board.
Enjoy an all-American celebration of what may be the country's most popular food. From Fairfield, Connecticut, to Los Angeles, California, the program visits some of the nation's coolest hot dog places, taking viewers inside a giant hot dog-shaped building, stopping at some crazy late-night stands and looking at how hot dogs are made. The special also considers how and when hot dogs became so popular — and surveys the toppings that go on them.
John Thaw stars as this most unlikely detective in the massively popular, award-winning television series of murder mysteries. In these episodes, Morse's step-niece commits suicide and he takes leave to research her past to find a reason for it. His investigation leads him into an alien world of teenage hedonism, raves and designer drugs.
Children all over San Diego are able to enjoy fun games and free lunches this summer thanks to San Diego Unified's Summer Fun Café program.