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Man convicted of raping Pacific Beach woman receives 81 year sentence
The convicted rapist of a German exchange student in Pacific Beach was sentenced Tuesday to 81 years to life in state prison. The state’s 1-strike rape law was imposed against Jacob Paul Skorniak, ...
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rocky’s celebrates 40 years of serving the same great burger
Nobody’s quoting anybody on this, but it looks like the common hamburger — as American as an annual rent hike — has a rather romantic history, traceable to the European immigration boom of the late...
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Padres acquire Chase Headley and Bryan Mitchell from Yankees, trade Ryan Schimpf
The San Diego Padres have acquired infielder Chase Headley, right-handed pitcher Bryan Mitchell and cash considerations from the New York Yankees in exchange for outfielder Jabari Blash, executive ...
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quinn Rawdin talks hoops, dedication
“I don’t know how to explain it. Not playing basketball every day is like the anxiety you feel when you leave the keys in the car and lock the door,” said Quinn Rawdin, a left-handed outside shoote...
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paw It Forward: donate coats, sweaters for pets of the homeless
Get an extra pet sweater or coat, or donate an old one to County Animal Services’ “Paw It Forward” campaign. These “creature comforts” will go to pets of people experiencing homelessness. The new a...
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A Dane now living in San Diego, a fond farewell
Five months ago, I said goodbye to my family in the airport near my hometown in Denmark, boarded a plane to Los Angeles and traveled to a country I had never visited before. I was happy, nervous an...
Dec 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home for the holidays – Dewey Elementary students reunite with their mom
In an effort to thank those who serve the country year round, the San Diego Unified School District launched the inaugural “Military Holiday Card Drive” this week and held a holiday homecoming for ...
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La Jolla doctor proves there’s no age limit to pursuing career
“I am more interested in people than diseases,” says 82-year-old Otolaryngologist (ENT) Dr. Philip Azer. Azer, a resident of White Sands Retirement community, truly believes that one can truly cont...
Dec 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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OB Farmers Market Food & Toy Drive set for Dec. 13
On any typical Wednesday, the OB Farmers Market is a wonderful mix of food, sounds and crafts, but on Dec. 13 its music stage will take on special importance, when it hosts its annual Food & Toy Dr...
Dec 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lifeguards vote to split from San Diego Fire Department
Signaling it may be time for a change, the San Diego Lifeguard Union voted overwhelmingly Dec. 6 to split from the San Diego Fire Department and become its own separate “Marine Safety Department.” ...
Dec 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Council tables plan to control funds from recreation councils
Apparently bowing to public opposition, the City Council Dec. 6 failed to arrive at a consensus on a controversial plan to take funding responsibility away from volunteer recreation councils, refer...
Dec 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego Tenants United protest in Point Loma for rent control
The battle over rent control with the ongoing countywide housing crisis has come to the Peninsula. In a groundswell of discontent over rapidly escalating rents, a rent-control group known as San Di...
Dec 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Jolla MAD challenge upheld by Superior Court Judge
A legal challenge to a Maintenance Assessment District (MAD) passed by La Jollans in 2016 has been upheld by a Superior Court Judge, who ruled proponents failed to demonstrate “special benefits” fo...
Dec 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bucs sailing team back on the water
The Mission Bay High Buccaneer sailing team will be racing at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 10, out of Mission Bay Yacht Club, 1215 El Carmel Place. This is the first team fielded by MBHS in decades. The...
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Pet safety tips to keep the bah, humbug out of holidays
‘Tis the season to put up holiday decorations. And while you’re busy making your home shiny and bright, keep an eye on Fido and Kitty. Some festive holiday trimmings can make them sick or send them...
Dec 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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