| Jun 30, 2010
| 9:57 AM
A teenage boy was facing charges Wednesday related to more than $10,000 worth of graffiti vandalism in the North County, authorities said.
The boy was arrested Tuesday after a deputy spotted him hanging out in a parked car in San Marcos with at least one...
| 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 22, 2010
| 3:44 PM
The county is partnering with San Diego State University and Cal State San Marcos to help low-income families get free tax help and apply for food stamps, it was announced Monday.
Through the ``Thrive San Diego'' campaign, about 70 students and...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 8:38 AM
Authorities have impounded the heavily damaged car of a young Rancho Penasquitos woman suspected of being involved in a fatal hit-and-run collision with a pedestrian, the California Highway Patrol said.
Nicoll Koval went to a California Highway Patrol...
| Oct 21, 2010
Authorities released the identity of the pedestrian killed Tuesday morning in the hit-and-run crash in Rancho Penasquitos.
Albert Lee Holman of Mira Mesa died at the scene of the accident on the exitfrom westbound State Route 56 to Black Mountain Road...
| Nov 1, 2010
Authorities said a woman's found in a burning car in a campus parking lot was the victim of a homicide and police want to question the estranged husband of the car's owner.
The body of the victim, whose identity remains unconfirmed, was discovered by...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 8:07 PM
No major voting problems have been reported in San Diego during Tuesday's general election.
The Registrar of Voters Deborah Seiler estimated a voter turnout of 55-65 percent for the election, up from the 38 percent of voters who cast ballots in the...
| Nov 5, 2010
A college campus in San Marcos was locked down Thursday afternoon after students reported a gunman was threatening students, but it turned out to be an innocent classroom skit.
Officials said campus police and sheriffs eventually discovered the "gunman"...
| Nov 7, 2010
A spill of about 5,400 gallons of sewage prompted a pollution alert Sunday along the ocean shoreline around the mouth of Batiquitos Lagoon, authorities reported.
A pipeline at Meadowlark Water Reclamation Facility on South Rancho Santa Fe Road in San...
| Nov 27, 2010
| 3:51 PM
The body of a North County woman was found between the rails of train tracks in San Marcos, and although a coroner said the death was a suicide, deputies did not say if she had been struck by a train.
Veronica Raggio-Key, 59, was found just before 6 a.m....
| Dec 1, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Authorities announced Tuesday that they will burn down a home in an unincorporated section of Escondido that contains a massive cache of explosives.
Sheriff Bill Gore told the public at a town hall meeting in San Marcos Tuesday evening that the home on...
| Dec 3, 2010
| 11:59 AM
An investigation was under way Friday into a crash in San Marcos in which a motorist crashed her Mercury Grand Marquis into a 7-Eleven, seriously injuring a customer inside the convenience store, authorities said.
The crash at 1650 W. San Marcos Blvd....