Democrat David Alvarez surged past ex-Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher Tuesday night in the San Diego Mayor's race. With 34,500 provisional ballots still to be counted, it's likely Alvarez will face Republican Kevin Faulconer.
San Diegans are headed to the polls today in the special election to replace disgraced former Mayor Bob Filner. If no candidate wins the majority of votes, the top two vote-getters will have a runoff early next year.
A young church in the Valencia Park neighborhood of Southeast San Diego is playing hip hop music during its services. The pastor says hip hop is already central to many young people's lives, so he wants it to also be central to their church.