| Sep 24, 2010
| 4:18 PM
Residents across San Diego County are being urged to help fight the growing problem of prescription- drug abuse by taking part in a nationwide medication "take back'' drive this weekend.
On Saturday, hospitals, police stations, military facilities and...
| Jan 2, 2011
Over the past two weeks, 571 people were arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in San Diego County, according to the San Diego County Sheriff's Department.
One death attributed to a drunk driver was reported Dec. 18 in El Cajon, but authorities were...
| May 18, 2011
| 8:54 AM
SAN DIEGO - San Diego ranks second among major California cities in a newly released study that rates the well-being of residents' health, education and income.
On a 0-10 scale, San Diego's rating was 5.8 in the American Human Development Index,...
| 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...
| Mar 9, 2009
The music thumps, the lights flash, the shot glasses wait for willing lips. But the bouncers are reduced to kicking at the curb, hoping somebody, anybody, will round the corner. Friday nights are slow lately in Rosarito Beach's party zone, and everyone...
| Apr 19, 2009
NATIONAL CITY, Calif. - The woman fatally stabbed during a fight was
identified today as an 18-year-old National City resident, and two other
teenaged women have been charged in connection with the killing.
Justine Brown died of a stab wound to the...
| May 28, 2009
Nearly three dozen motorists were given citations in Chula Vista this week in connection with illegal street racing, police said today.
On Wednesday, 32 citations were issued to drivers with illegal modifications to their vehicles during Operation...
| May 28, 2009
It's called "Operation Crack Down". The operation is spearheaded by the Chula Vista Police Department. On Wednesday, officers from various police agencies, San Diego to Ontario, helped the Chula Vista Police with the crackdown.
Car enthusiasts call it an...
| 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 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...