| Jan 15, 2011
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- The Marine who died Friday when an amphibious assault vehicle sank during a training exercise at Camp Pendleton was identified, base officials said.
The accident happened at about 11:30 a.m. in the Del Mar Boat Basin at the...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 8:29 PM
SAN DIEGO -- An Oceanside truck driver who admitted hauling marijuana and knowing that bulk amounts of the drug were being smuggled into the United States from Mexico through a narcotics tunnel pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiracy to distribute more than...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 10:56 AM
The mother of an Oceanside teenager who disappeared from a drug treatment facility six weeks ago has turned to Craigslist in a desperate attempt to find him.
Sue Taylor's son, Christian, ran away from the Life-Line treatment facility in Utah after 100...
| May 14, 2011
| 12:08 PM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- A three-vehicle crash on Highway 76 just east of Oceanside left at least one person with major injuries and closed the highway for about half an hour Saturday.
The crash happened around 3:45 a.m. on Highway 76 just west of East Vista...
| May 20, 2011
| 9:19 AM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- The Oceanside City Council approved a measure to remove rent control for mobile home owners who rent space in the North County city.
Wednesday's vote was extremely close, 3-2, with opponents of the measure's passage saying a move...
| May 20, 2011
| 11:43 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The Sweetwater Union High School District was named Wednesday as the recipient of the Grand Golden Fleece Award by the San Diego County Taxpayers Association.
The district was cited for financing promotional materials that spotlighted the...
| May 21, 2011
| 2:56 PM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- A former Oceanside High School football standout was killed and a second male was injured in a predawn shooting in Oceanside Saturday, police said.
The two men were shot just before 5 a.m., in the 1700 block of Kraft Street, near...
| May 24, 2011
| 10:40 AM
SAN DIEGO -- San Diego's $130 million municipal deficit may be no laughing matter, but a local taxpayers group has enlisted a number of local politicians for a short film parody that pokes fun at the fiscal crisis and its causes.
The video, shown at 16th...
| May 23, 2011
| 1:05 PM
SAN DIEGO -- More than 1,300 museums across the country, including 23 in the San Diego area, will be free to families of active-duty military members this summer, the National Endowment for the Arts announced Monday.
The organization's second annual Blue...
| May 25, 2011
| 4:07 PM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- When an 8-year-old Oceanside boy noticed that an American flag flying above the city pier was tatterend and torn, he immediately launched a campaign to rectify the situation.
"The Young Marines promotes discipline, leadership, and...
| May 27, 2011
| 8:39 PM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- As home of the famous Top Gun house and hundreds of military families, Oceanside is the place to be for celebrating both the 25th anniversary of the iconic film this Memorial Day weekend.
“The movie was shot mostly in San...
| May 29, 2011
SAN DIEGO -- Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start to summer and for law enforcement agencies it means a rise in summer celebrating with people drinking and driving.
In response to a successful "Avoid the 14" campaign around the winter holidays,...