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Rain brings urban runoff to Mission Bay and beaches
The Department of Environmental Health has issued a general advisory for the coastal waters of San Diego County due to recent rainfall. Swimmers, surfers, and other ocean users are warned that leve...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Schroeder ordered to stand trial in piano consignment flap
After hearing from 18 witnesses, a judge April 23 ordered Peter Schroeder to stand trial on 38 counts of elder theft, grand theft and misappropriation of funds stemming from the placement of pianos...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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No result for vacation rental issue; hearing to be continued
Those for and against short term vacation rentals (STVRs) testified April 22 before the city’s Smart Growth and Land Use Committee, which took no action and will continue the hearing on May 29. The...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man found mentally incompetent in Mission Beach stabbing
A 71-year-old man suspected of stabbing a woman near Belmont Park in Mission Beach has been committed to a state mental hospital after a judge determined he was not mentally competent to stand tria...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man pleads guilty in robbery spree in Mission Beach, Ocean Beach, La Jolla
The second figure in 11 actual and attempted robberies in the UCSD area, Mission Beach, Ocean Beach and elsewhere pleaded guilty April 20 to committing two hold-ups. Joseph Andres Garcia, 20, has a...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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City hires Citigroup, law firm to aid in stadium plan development
The City of San Diego announced April 20 that it has hired investment banker Citigroup and law firm Nixon Peabody to assist with developing possible financing options and related development for a ...
Apr 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two arrested in San Diego amid FBI ISIS investigation
Federal authorities announced charges April 20 against six Minnesota men, two of whom were arrested April 19 in San Diego, as they allegedly conspired to join ISIS in Syria and Iraq. “These were no...
Apr 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man pleads guilty in Mission Bay meth case
The alleged ringleader in a 2013 drug operation in Mission Bay pleaded guilty April 17 to three counts of possession of methamphetamine for sale and one count of selling methamphetamine. Jason Morg...
Apr 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prelim reset in attempted murder of Kyle Kraska
An El Cajon man's preliminary hearing has been rescheduled to June 2 in the attempted murder of television sports director Kyle Kraska in a Feb. 10 shooting outside Kraska's home. Mike Montana, 54,...
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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SDPD seeks suspect in Clairemont shooting
On Thursday, April 16, at 3:43 a.m. an unidentified black male entered the AM/PM gas station at 6130 Balboa Ave. The unidentified male pointed a handgun at the store clerk and one customer inside t...
Apr 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marijuana dispensary approved for Midway area
The Point Loma Patients Cooperative at 3452 Hancock St. in the Midway area is the first legal medical marijuana dispensary approved for District 2. The San Diego Planning Commission voted 4-2 recen...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Neighborhood services, public safety top items in 2016 Faulconer budget
Amid a gathering of city staff, residents and families at Skyline Hills Community Park in southeastern San Diego, Mayor Kevin Faulconer April 13 released his second “One San Diego” City budget prop...
Apr 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man pleads guilty in brandishing incident in Mission Bay
An armed, suicidal man who was shot by police in Mission Bay Park pleaded guilty April 13 to brandishing a weapon in the presence of a police officer in the Aug. 6, 2014 incident. Lance Marshall Ta...
Apr 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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New statewide trash guidelines to affect San Diego waterways
The California State Water Quality Control Board recently put into motion a first-of-its-kind statewide policy to prevent trash from reaching the state’s water, and San Diego Coastkeeper says it’s ...
Apr 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Owls well in Pacific Beach when neighbors discuss Canary Island pines
A recent incident involving displaced barn owls, huge pine trees threatened with removal and Pacific Beach neighbors concerned for the health of wildlife and their environment apparently turns out ...
Apr 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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