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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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La Jollans fear permanent change amid short-term rental flap
Those for and against the idea of short-term vacation rentals (STVRs) testified April 22 before the city’s Smart Growth and Land Use Committee, which took no action and continued the hearing to Fri...
Apr 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman rescued from cliff along Torrey Pines State Beach
A woman was rescued from a cliff along the shores of Torrey Pines State Beach on April 19. The woman stumbled onto the cliff off North Torrey Pines Road shortly before 3 p.m. and injured her leg, S...
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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Firefighters rescue man from Black's Beach cliffs
A man walking the cliffs over the sands of Torrey Pines City Beach – locally known as Black’s Beach – became stuck and needed rescuing April 16. Rescuers were called about 1:45 p.m., according to L...
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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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'Get out of your bubble,' Reich urges 400 at wage parley
Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich told a crowd of 400 at the Museum of Contemporary San Diego's La Jolla campus that he is fundamentally optimistic for the future, even though inequality is a sig...
Apr 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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State Senate OK's plan to install statue of La Jollan Sally Ride in U.S. Capitol
The California Senate April 13 approved 22-10 a proposal to place a statue of late astronaut and La Jolla resident Sally Ride inside the U.S. Capitol. The move isn't without controversy, as it may ...
Apr 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police, Bird Rock council set meeting on safety topics
Amid an increase in residential burglaries and auto thefts and a resulting public concern, Bird Rock Community Council invites residents to attend a neighborhood watch parley with representatives o...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Town council to seek fix as sea lion flap dominates meeting
All things “sea lion,” everything from the marine mammals’ diet to their problematic population increase that has left La Jolla Cove a stinking mess, were discussed at La Jolla Town Council’s April...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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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Torrey Pines grad killed by train near Coachella
A Torrey Pines High School graduate who traveled to Coachella to attend a music festival was killed by a train, friends said April 13. A Union Pacific Railroad train traveling near Pacific Street i...
Apr 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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