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County names new deputy public health officer
Sayone Thihalolipavan, a former New York City health officer, has been named the new San Diego County deputy public health officer. He takes over for Eric McDonald, now the medical director of the ...
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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City OKs another round of water usage cuts
Even as its Level 2 drought alert is in effect, San Diego City Council June 30 opted to impose elements of Level 3 – even though the state isn’t considering issuing new restriction guidelines until...
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clean Beach Coalition to add trash cans to beaches and bays for Fourth of July
Every summer, millions of San Diegans and out-of-town visitors flock to local beaches, bays and parks to enjoy the pristine beaches and perfect weather. Often, permanent trash receptacles alone are...
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Name your purrrfect price for cat adoptions
Love cats and kittens? How do you feel about a good deal? The county’s animal shelters are overwhelmed with furry felines right now so it’s holding a “Name Your Price” cat adoption event starting F...
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man sentenced in Mission Bay 'suicide by cop' attempt
A San Diego man who pulled a gun in Mission Bay Park and was shot by police has been sentenced to 180 days in jail on terms of three years' probation. Because Lance Marshall Tamyo was given credit ...
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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School news and notes for Mission Bay Cluster
Earlier start date for school year -The San Diego Unified School District voted June 9 to move the start date of the 2016-17 school year to a pre-Labor Day start. Next year, there will be the tradi...
Jun 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Upscale Baja coastal cuisine coming to PB
The former China Inn in Pacific Beach has a new owner, a new name, a new cuisine and a new décor. Owner Mark Oliver, who was once part of the executive team at George’s La Jolla, has announced more...
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Donations sought for boy who drowned
Donations were being accepted online to help a family with medical costs and funeral expenses for a 4-year-old San Diego boy who died after being pulled unconscious from a pool at the San Diego Yac...
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rady CFO killed in bicycle mishap
The chief financial officer and senior vice president at Rady Children's Hospital was struck and killed as he rode his bicycle in Torrey Highlands the afternoon of June 14. Roger Gerard Roux, 64, w...
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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New homeless initiative in San Diego saves lives, and money
The recent transition of 36 area homeless people into permanent housing resulted in a 67 percent reduction in public resource costs, equaling $3.5 million of taxpayer and other social service dolla...
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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PLHS students teach San Diegans to Waste No Water
Point Loma High School freshmen Austin Correia and Trevor Sykes will not only be going “to” movies this summer. Their own 30-second film, “Water Cops,” which won the grand prize in the seventh annu...
Jun 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obie the walrus dies at SeaWorld
SeaWorld is saddened by the death Wednesday, June 10, of Obie, a 28-year-old male walrus. Obie was a member of the SeaWorld San Diego family for 18 years. He lived with other walruses at the park’s...
Jun 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man gets one year in Pacific Beach SWAT standoff
A man involved in a 12-hour SWAT standoff in Pacific Beach was sentenced June 3 to one year in jail after he pleaded guilty to felony assault and to resisting an executive officer. Three years' pro...
Jun 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego Surfrider launches Ocean Friendly Restaurants campaign
The Surfrider Foundation’s San Diego County chapter has launched the Ocean Friendly Restaurants campaign, which aims to reduce beach pollution by working with the San Diego County restaurant commun...
Jun 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trash cans available for coastal residents
Councilmember Lorie Zapf has partnered with the Environmental Services Department to make a limited number of trash cans available for District 2 residents. The deadline to request a replacement tr...
Jun 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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