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City Council approves raise for police dispatchers
The City Council June 28 approved a 15 percent raise for police dispatchers in an effort to beef up staffing in the San Diego Police Department's overworked Communications Department, which has bee...
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amazing journey: From Japan to PLHS valedictorian in nine years
He arrived in the United States from Japan nine years ago, a third grade student whose English vocabulary consisted of "one, two, three, hello and thank you." There were no people at Silver Gate Sc...
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Children’s Initiative’s new program fosters generational understanding
An internationally recognized nonprofit based out of Pacific Beach, recently received a $51,000 grant from The San Diego Foundation in recognition of the organization’s educational and intergenerat...
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Point Loma murder victim identified
On Wednesday, June 22 at 11:09 p.m. the San Diego Police Department received a 911 call of shots fired and a male lying on the ground along the 4100 block of Voltaire Street in Point Loma Heights. ...
Jun 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two life terms for La Jolla kidnapper
Two consecutive life terms in prison were handed down June 24 to a man who was convicted of kidnapping two women and forcing them to withdraw $500 each from bank ATMs in La Jolla. Keith Luckett, 26...
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Community meeting June 27 about Emerson Street condo project
Residents in Point Loma are protesting a new condo building that's under construction in the Roseville neighborhood because they believe it violates the 30-foot rule for property height. A communit...
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Accused fatal shooter in Ocean Beach to be arraigned
A man accused of fatally shooting an acquaintance at an Ocean Beach condominium complex was scheduled to be arraigned June 27 at the downtown courthouse. The arraignment was delayed until Thursday,...
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The San Diego Foundation recognizes donors at Liberty Station
The San Diego Foundation honored their donors last week with a luncheon at Liberty Station celebrating nearly 41 years of philanthropy. “Today, we are here to celebrate the donors and the commitmen...
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Bishop's School celebrates Class of 2016
On May 27, an audience of family and friends on The Bishop’s School Quad joined the 137 members of the Class of 2016, the school’s 107th graduating class, for the commencement ceremony. Before givi...
Jun 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Expect large waves, rip currents this weekend
Big waves and strong rip currents are expected along the San Diego County coastline again, but forecasters said the potentially dangerous ocean conditions would begin to calm before excessively hot...
Jun 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chili Cook-Off raises funds for Ocean Beach’s fireworks show
There is no shortage of things to do at the Ocean Beach Street Fair, but the one essential stop is at its signature event, the Chili Cook-Off. Located at the foot of Veterans Avenue, right on the w...
Jun 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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New condo height causes controversy in Roseville neighborhood
Some Roseville neighbors fear a new condo development that recently passed ministerial review with the city, bypassing the local planning group, will exceed the 30-foot coastal height limit. Emerso...
Jun 23, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lights, sports, and lawsuits in Point Loma
A lawsuit is pending on behalf of neighbors near Point Loma High School opposed to stadium lights proposed as part of a multi-phase, master-planned modernization of the 91-year-old school's campus ...
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beach man convicted for pulling down woman’s bikini
A jury convicted an Ocean Beach man Tuesday of misdemeanor battery of a woman whose bikini bottom was pulled down while she was sitting on a seawall near him close to the Ocean Beach pier. After de...
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Class of 2016 graduates from Mission Bay High
A near-capacity crowd turned out June 21 to witness Mission Bay High School's Class of 2016 graduate. Commencement exercises at the school's new stadium were infused with a fun and lighthearted spi...
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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