POWAY – A dedication ceremony took place today in Poway for an 11-foot-high statue honoring deceased Hall of Fame baseball player Tony Gwynn. The ceremony is scheduled on what would have been Gwynn’s 57th birthday. He died nearly three years ago of cancer. Gwynn, who played with the Padres for 20 seasons, lived with his […]
OTAY MESA – Prototypes of the border wall being proposed by President Donald Trump will be built in the Otay Mesa section of San Diego beginning in the summer, it was reported today. Out of the almost 450 designs that were submitted by companies last week, 20 will be selected, with their authors asked to […]
ESCONDIDO – A car hit and killed a toddler yesterday as she played with her older sister near their Escondido home, police said. The accident occurred shortly after 12:30 p.m., as a 33-year-old motorist was trying to park her vehicle in an alley off West Fourth Avenue and South Orange Street, according to police. While […]
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help locating a missing person who disappeared “under suspicious circumstances and may have met with foul play,” according to sheriff’s officials.
SAN DIEGO – Instead of picking up a book at the San Diego Central Library today, you’ll be able to “check out” a living, breathing human being and learn their story directly. A “Human Library” event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Library patrons will be able to “borrow” someone for a 15-minute […]
SAN DIEGO – A man who jumped on stage at a Taylor Swift concert at Petco Park and seriously injured a member of the singer’s security team is scheduled to be sentenced today at the downtown courthouse. Christian Ewing, 27, pleaded guilty last month to assault and violently resisting an officer in the performance of his […]
Gig Conaughton County of San Diego Communications Office We can’t live without it. It literally surrounds us. But we can’t see it and most of us never think about it. It’s our air. We all share it and we all need to protect it, because pollution – from chemical vapors to tiny particles of matter – […]
The second in a series of winter storms is expected to batter Riverside County today, bringing downpours, heavy mountain snow, possible flooding, potentially damaging winds and thunderstorms.
The first in a series of Pacific storms poised to deliver torrential rain, heavy mountain snow and gusty wind to Riverside County through early next week is expected to move into the region late tonight.
SAN DIEGO – It has been a whirlwind of a season for the San Diego Chargers who finished 5-11 this season, following a 4-12 mark last year. Less than two hours after the team wrapped up its 2016-17 National Football League season with a 37-27 home loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, the Chargers fired […]