| Dec 21, 2008
THE SMITHSONIAN BUTTERFLY PAVILION
Where: Second floor of the National Museum of Natural History, 10th Street and Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.
Open: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily; last entrance at 5:15 p.m.
Admission: The museum is free;...
| Jul 6, 2010
| 11:14 AM
Fifteen suspected illegal immigrants were arrested after coming ashore in Encinitas early Tuesday.
A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew on routine patrol spotted the panga, an open Mexican fishing boat powered by an outboard motor, at sea, said USCG...
| 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...
| Sep 16, 2009
A month ago, 18 dog owners in Encinitas were cited with hefty fines for not having their dogs on a leash. Now they're not only trying to get their citations reversed, but the hours their pets are allowed to run free extended.
Chuck Anderson was playing...
| Oct 21, 2009
The San Diego County Sheriff's Department will launch a year-long anti-DUI program aimed at preventing deaths and injuries on our roadways, officials said Wednesday.
New enforcement measures to combat drunken driving are coming as a result of a recent...