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Parolee convicted in Linda Vista killing, La Jolla assault
After 1½ days of deliberations, a jury on April 23 convicted a parolee of first-degree murder and attempted murder in two Linda Vista and La Jolla shootings before a marshal shot him in Point Loma....
Apr 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Owens found competent for trial in Fiesta Island mishap
A jury took only 40 minutes to decide April 24 that a San Diego woman is mentally competent to face charges of hitting six bicyclists on Fiesta Island when she was driving the wrong way. The task f...
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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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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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Fabiani receives four years for leaving the scene in Point Loma
A father convicted of leaving the scene of an accident in which his 4-year-old son was fatally injured near Rosecrans Street in 2013 was sentenced April 17 to four years in state prison. Probation ...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 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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Point Loma High School faculty rallies to support 'Fight for 5'
Contract negotiations between the San Diego Unified School District’s administration and the San Diego Education Association are coming to a boil as teachers from all over the district continue to ...
Apr 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 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 ...
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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...
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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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Liberty Station in Point Loma to add movie theaters
The curtain is rising at the historic Luce Auditorium in Liberty Station as a new deal has been signed to develop an intimate six-unit theater complex there. Terms of a lease agreement were not dis...
Apr 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 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...
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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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