| Sep 27, 2010
Investigators said the teenage girl who claimed three men forced her into a car and sexually assaulted her as she walked home from her Encinitas school made up the story.
The 15-year-old girl came up with the hoax as an attempt to keep her parents from...
| Sep 30, 2010
A Vista man accused of having consensual sex with an Encinitas teenage girl, who reported that she was kidnapped and raped by three men in an attempt to hide the tryst from her parents, pleaded not guilty Thursday afternoon to statutory rape charge.
| Oct 9, 2010
| 7:45 PM
Work began today to repair a regional sewage line that ruptured and spilled thousands of gallons of sewage, possibly into a nearby creek that empties into the Pacific Ocean.
Sewage service was not affected, but Carlsbad, Encinitas and Vista residents...
| Oct 10, 2010
Carlsbad State Beach was reopened Sunday after authorities determined no sewage from a ruptured pipeline had reached the
Signs warning of possible contamination that were posted after thousands of gallons of sewage spilled on Thursday,...
| May 23, 2010
| 11:22 AM
No one was hurt, but power was cut to more than 200 customers when a car struck a power pole in a parking lot Sunday, authorities said.
The crash occurred around 7:40 a.m. on N. Coast Highway at El Portal Street, and power lines were knocked to the...
| Jun 2, 2010
| 7:31 AM
Sheriff's deputies stopped a North County Transit District bus Tuesday afternoon and arrested the driver on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, according to authorities.
Encinitas Traffic Sgt. Mark O'Connor said a deputy stopped the bus carrying...
| Jun 15, 2010
| 2:20 PM
A college preparatory high school on the UCSD campus, which aims to equip disadvantaged children with skills to excel at the university level, is the highest-ranking San Diego County school in Newsweek magazine's compilation of 1,600 top American schools....
| Jun 16, 2010
| 5:15 PM
ENCINITAS -- A landscaper died Wednesday after being stung more than 500 times by swarming bees while clearing brush.
Authorities say the man was working with his 20-year-old nephew when his backhoe struck a nest of honeybees on the ground.
| Jan 19, 2010
| 3:58 PM
A second round of strong rainfall saturated the San Diego area Tuesday, even prompting a tornado warning.
The storm brought more moisture to the drought-weary region while raising concerns of mudslides and flash floods and prompting a tornado warning...
| Jan 25, 2010
| 7:49 AM
A blustery storm front drenched and frosted the San Diego area for a fifth straight day, delivering a wet, icy and snowy finale to the spate of severe winter conditions.
The latest round of cloudbursts proved less torrential than those that arrived...
| Feb 9, 2010
| 7:16 AM
It's an issue that has gone to the dogs. The city of Encinitas is considering adding two dog parks with off-leash hours.
Last summer, about 20 dog owners were ticketed for having their dogs off-leash after the allowed hours. City council will consider...
| Feb 11, 2010
| 4:09 PM
The city of Encinitas may have changed the hours you can have your dog off-leash at it's parks, but that does not mean the fight over man's best friend is over. At least for resident Steve Meiche.
"I thought it was important that I documented how the...