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Resources available to help residents stay healthy during pandemic
As San Diegans follow directives to stay at home and avoid gatherings, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer On April 3 reminded residents that resources are available to stay healthy, both physically and menta...
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San Diego Unified, educators finalize distance learning agreement
A distance learning plan for all students in the San Diego Unified School District is officially set for a soft launch on Monday, April 6. The district received the final support necessary after re...
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No joke, Ocean Beach Planning Group’s virtual meeting hacked on April 1
A funny thing happened during Ocean Beach Planning Group’s first attempt on April 1 to host a virtual meeting: It got hacked. It was an April Fool’s joke no one found funny – or appreciated. “We ex...
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Centralized COVID-19 medical equipment initiative launches across San Diego County
On April 2, San Diego County announced a partnership with Rady Children’s and Rock Church to coordinate donations of medical-grade masks (N95), face shields, ventilators and other critically low eq...
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COLUMN - How seniors can protect their health and finances during the pandemic
Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, health officials have been clear and consistent in their message to seniors: While anyone can fall victim to COVID-19, those who are 65 and older are in an espe...
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Boy Scout refurbishes benches at Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial
David Gillcrist, a high school senior at Mt. Everest Academy, is a Boy Scout in Troop 170 who recently used his Eagle Scout Service Project to make a positive impact on the local community. Gillcri...
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Lifeguard union officer says COVID-19 policy not sufficient to protect guards
A union spokesperson for lifeguards criticized San Diego Fire Rescue Department’s new policy of only quarantining affected guards who are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19. “Up until March 26, employ...
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San Diego Unified to begin online learning for students April 6
In what’s being referred to by some as the “great wait,” education is going online while the lockdown continues in an attempt to stem the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. San Diego Unified, the sta...
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Pacific Beach Street Stewards helping out homebound seniors
The Street Stewards, who were doing community beautification in Ocean and Pacific beaches, Point Loma and now University City, are being re-purposed during the pandemic crisis to aid homebound seni...
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Businesses districts from Pacific Beach, Ocean Beach, and La Jolla work together
As the pandemic lockdown continues, coastal business improvement districts – Discover PB, La Jolla Village Merchants Association and Ocean Beach MainStreet Association – are working together along ...
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Mayor calls on grocery shoppers and workers to take preventative steps
As San Diego continues to put into place measures to limit the spread and reduce the effects of COVID-19, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer was joined on March 31 by City Council President Georgette Gómez ,...
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Celebrating the life of former Point Loma resident, Frankie Laine
Celebrating the life of Frankie Laine, an American singer, songwriter, and actor, who was born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio, on March 30, 1913, in Chicago. His final performance, "That's My Desire" wa...
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The Conrad Prebys Foundation donates $1 million to Scripps Health
Scripps Health announced on March 31 that The Conrad Prebys Foundation has stepped up to support the San Diego community through a $1 million challenge match gift. This gift, coupled with matching ...
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Goodwill San Diego asks community to hold donations until nonprofit reopens
Goodwill San Diego is asking community members to save their donations until the nonprofit reopens. At this time, community members are leaving their donations at temporarily closed donation center...
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San Diego Community College District to continue online instruction through spring and summer
The San Diego Community College District (SDCCD), which transitioned 60,000 students to all online classes on March 23, announced it expects to continue with online classes through the remainder of...
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