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Stories by Dwane Brown
When the $5 million project is complete, Del Cerro will have new streetlights and pedestrian ramps, along with newly planted trees and resurfaced streets — and no utility poles.
Southeastern San Diego will be home to the city's first ever affordable housing complex for low-income families with special needs.
The San Diego National Wildlife Refuge Complex is the recipient of government funding to help get kids from urban communities interested in conservation.
Young children from military families got to practice their pitching, fielding, and batting at Petco Park on Friday.
A recent report shows the solar industry is growing rapidly in California. Last year, there were more than 140,000 solar jobs in the U.S., including 47,000 in California.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a law putting restrictions on football practices at middle and high schools.
A local realtors' group is providing home sellers and real estate agents with a helpful tool to help protect potential buyers from rental fraud.
Nurses at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in La Jolla are recommending changes to improve patient care.
Elementary school students from southeastern San Diego have been spending part of their summer learning about the environment.
The pop culture convention Comic-Con is expected to generate millions in revenue for downtown hotels and businesses this weekend.
Evening Edition anchor Dwane Brown gets some tips on saving water during the drought.
The Elementary Institute of Science is celebrating 50 years of helping kids from all over the county learn to love science.
A custom-built Coronado home is open for tours until the end of September with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Navy SEAL Foundation.
Soaring Spirits International is hosting Camp Widow in San Diego through Sunday.
Some East County sheriff's deputies will carry a nasal spray used to counteract breathing and other problems in someone overdosing on heroin or another type of opiates as part of a pilot program starting Monday.
San Diego police and environmental groups are asking Fourth of July revelers to keep the beaches and parks clean this Friday.
California's minimum wage will rise to $9 on Tuesday from the current hourly wage of $8.
The exhibit opened Friday at the Birch Aquarium in La Jolla, with the photography and research designed to inspire ocean stewardship.
One out of every four school children in San Diego is eligible for the city’s free lunch program, but during the summer these kids lose access to one of the only meals they'll get all day.
Did you know the bald eagle is native to San Diego? Join Evening Edition’s Dwane Brown as he learns about San Diego's raptors at The Living Coast Discovery Center.
Twenty high school students are participating in a weeklong boot camp focused on educating them about cybercrime.
Jimmie Johnson, six-time winner of NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series, was honored with multiple street signs in his home town of El Cajon.
The San Ysidro Smart Border Coalition presented their proposal Monday for development at the San Ysidro land border crossing.
The San Diego Airport Authority has begun planning for more renovations, including replacing Terminal 1.
Since the start of Live Well San Diego four years ago, parents in the South County are doing more to encourage their children to live a healthier lifestyle.
Six hospitals in San Diego make up the San Diego Trauma System, which has been working to save lives in the county for 30 years.
It's been around 15 years since the last restoration of the iconic Botanical Building in Balboa Park and fixing up the 99-year-old building is estimated to cost nearly $3 million.
Law enforcement officials from throughout San Diego County kicked off a nine-day Southern California torch run Tuesday for the 2014 summer Special Olympics.
More than 50 military members and veterans are learning how tennis can be beneficial both mentally and physically at the National Wounded Warrior Tennis Camp.
A National Weather Service meteorologist says nearly half of a dozen weather records were broken last week in San Diego County.
Volunteers this weekend will work to turn alleyways in North Park and Logan Heights into friendly public gathering spots.
After struggling with PTSD following two tours in Iraq, Navy veteran Linette Davis is getting treatment at Old Town's Aspire Center.
San Diego County officials announced Monday a new way for beachgoers to check water quality on their phone.
KPBS Evening Edition anchor Dwane Brown learns about the many types of reptiles and animal habitats in "Our Wild San Diego."
The San Diego County Administration Center downtown is home to a new glass memorial wall etched with the names of fallen officers.
Baxter, the therapy dog, visited the San Diego State University library on Tuesday to provide some stress relief for students studying for finals.
The Wil-Mat Project helps San Diego's environment, and the homeless, by weaving mats out of plastics bags.
San Diego healthcare workers showed their support Wednesday for propositions that they say would protect the environment and children in Barrio Logan.
Hundreds of businesses, nonprofit organizations and government agencies are set to take part in the 25th annual Earth Fair, sharing environmentally friendly products, services and policies. The event generally draws 60,000 people to Balboa Park.
On Saturday the Salk Institute in La Jolla will open its doors to the public to tour science labs, talk with researchers and participate in science projects.
About 50 employees of the San Diego Opera called Tuesday on the City Council to help them save the 49-year-old institution.
To mark National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April, sheriff's deputies will have a zero-tolerance policy for drivers using their cellphones.
KPBS Evening Edition anchor Dwane Brown meets some of the aquatic animals found in "Our Wild San Diego."
April is national Donate Life Month, and Sharp Memorial Hospital in Kearny Mesa is raising awareness of the need for organ donors who can save lives.
A coalition of state and local groups gathered in downtown San Diego on Wednesday to protest prison overcrowding and the expansion of Donovan state prison in Otay Mesa.
San Diego State's men's basketball team has made it to the "Sweet 16" in the NCAA tournament, bringing the university into the national spotlight.
Federal and local agencies are conducting investigations into charges of police misconduct in the San Diego Police Department.
The 150 species of butterflies in San Diego County certainly are lovely to look at, but they also perform a vital function by providing a major food source for humans and wildlife.
The 206,000-square-foot building is the largest project completed as part of San Diego Community College District's $1.55 billion Propositions S and N construction bond program, according to district officials.
Protesting workers claim fast-food restaurants like McDonald's cross the line when it comes to paying workers fairly, from forcing them to work off the clock to shaving hours off timecards.