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Bridging San Diego's Digital Divide

July 31
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The digital divide still exists for many of San Diego's underserved communities, but there are efforts underway to close the gap. We take a look at San Diego's Futures Foundation.

San Diego Author Aims To Tackle Lack Of Diversity In Children's Books

July 31
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Diego's Dragons is a fantasy series for middle grade and young adult readers by San Diego author Kevin Gerard. The series features a Latino boy as a hero.

A Check-Up On Obamacare In California

July 31
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Reports out this week found that huge number of previously uninsured Californians now have health care coverage but the cost of that coverage has increased dramatically since 2013.

So Say We All Is Calling All San Diego Storytellers

July 30
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So Say We All is a writing and performance workshop, that takes the stories of regular San Diegans into nurtures them into performance pieces that can hold an audience. The next event is July 31 in South Park.

Mayor Kevin Faulconer: From Minimum Wage To Comic-Con

July 29
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San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer talks to KPBS about the minimum wage ordinance, tax rebates for businesses and trying out a zip line at Comic-Con.

Complaint: Juvenile Detention Facilities Abuse Kids With Pepper Spray

July 29
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Youth advocates filed a formal complaint Monday urging the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the use of pepper spray in San Diego County juvenile detention facilities.

Developing San Diego's Zero Waste Plan

July 28
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California cities have to recycle 75 percent of their waste by 2020. San Diego has set an ambitious goal of zero waste by 2040. A series of meetings are underway to jump start the efforts, we'll tell you about the program and how to get involved.

Roundtable: Reflecting On Filner, No Shelter In Escondido, Padres And Chargers

July 25
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Irene McCormack Jackson reveals what it was like to work for Mayor Bob Filner. Escondido reveals it doesn't want to shelter migrant children. The Padres reveal trades, and the Chargers reveal hopes for 2014.

'Into The Woods' Returns To Old Globe 28 Years After Debut

July 24
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The musical "Into The Woods" debuted in 1986 at The Old Globe. Twenty-eight years later, it's back at The Globe as a lean, imaginative production by the Fiasco Theater company.

San Diego's Earthquake Risk Increases With Newly Discovered Offshore Faults

July 24
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New mapping by the U.S. Geological Survey says recently discovered faults off the San Diego coast increase our risk for earthquakes by 20 percent. Recent analysis also shows areas of high risk in California has spread across an area wider than previously thought.