| May 4, 2011
| 4:34 PM
A 64-year-old landscape maintenance worker for the California Department of Transportation died Wednesday after being struck by the San Diego Trolley, officials said. Stephen Palmer of Jamul was hit about 1 p.m. near the 24th Street Trolley Station in...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 9:35 PM
A 52-year-old Caltrans maintenance worker was killed Monday when he was struck by a vehicle in San Diego. Richard Gonzalez was the third Caltrans worker to die on the job in the last 48 days, the agency said. Gonzalez died......
| May 25, 2010
| 7:45 AM
A convicted sex offender from Northern California accused of attacking four female victims in a two-day crime spree in the South Bay, pleaded not guilty Monday to six felony charges, including kidnapping, robbery and committing a lewd act.
| Jun 20, 2010
When John Baldessari's retrospective "Pure Beauty" opens at the L.A. County Museum of Art on June 27, expect to see several generations of artists on hand for the opening-week events.
For as long as he has been making art in Los Angeles, Baldessari has...
| Jun 14, 2010
| 11:09 PM
Gerald Frank "Gerry" Scidmore, a former longtime chief of medical staff at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian and prominent Newport Beach radiologist, has died. The 71-year-old died Friday at Hoag after a brief but intense fight against leukemia, his...
| Jun 22, 2010
| 7:34 AM
More investigation is needed to determine if charges will be filed against a man arrested on suspicion of fatally stabbing his cousin during an argument at a poker game at the National City home the men shared, a spokesman for the District Attorney's...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 8:54 PM
Firefighters extinguished a small fire in thick brush that caused traffic to be detoured in National City Wednesday evening, according to a dispatcher.
The blaze started around 6:30 p.m. off the east side of Interstate 805 at State Route 54 near Plaza...
| Dec 24, 2009
Santa's workshop may be in the North Pole, but inside a truck, and small garage at the King residence, the legacy of the Nationaly City Santa lives on.
"Cause he didn't want it to stop. He wanted it to go on, and it's going. And this is my Christmas...
| Jan 20, 2010
| 1:30 PM
A neighborhood market is destroyed after an early morning fire.
The owners of the Siete Dias Food Market in National City say they are in dis-belief. Fire destroyed their family business just after 3 a.m. Wednesday.
"But at least nobody was hurt....
| Feb 10, 2010
| 12:37 PM
Pat & Oscar's restaurants are stepping up to help the San Diego Food Bank whose post holiday food drive donations have plummeted.
In December, the Food Bank received 285,983 pounds of food through local food drives. This dropped to 37,963 pounds of...
| Feb 15, 2010
| 5:03 PM
A person was found dead in a burned-out house in southern National City Monday.
The blaze was reported around 4:15 p.m. on Orrell Drive at D Avenue, the dispatcher with Heartland Fire said.
The flames were extinguished in about 15 minutes, and the...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 11:50 AM
Interstate 5 in National City has reopened after downed power lines closed it in both directions for less than an hour, the California Highway Patrol said.
The freeway was closed shortly before 11 a.m. at Civic Center Drive. Utility workers from San...