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Officer stabbed, suspect shot in Chula Vista
20 Sep 2017 at 1:21am
42-year-old woman using a walker and trying to cross a North Park street Monday night was hit a car. 42-year-old woman using a walker and trying to cross a North Park street Monday night was hit a car.
Kaiser Clinics Planned for 2 More San Diego Target Stores
19 Sep 2017 at 8:24am
The announcement follows a three-year pilot at four stores - branded "Target Clinic, care provided by Kaiser Permanente"- in Southern California, including two in San Diego . The next two San Diego locations will Chula Vista and Santee, which will be staffed with licensed nurse practitioners and licensed vocational nurses, and have physicians available via telemedicine.
Congressmen team up for South Bay sewage plan
18 Sep 2017 at 11:11pm
Congressman Juan Vargas and Congressman Darrell Issa announced Monday new bipartisan legislation to rehabilitate the Tijuana River Valley after ongoing sewage spills. The legislation would provide grant funding and develop a plan to update the South Bay region's infrastructure, a spokesman for Rep. Issa said.
Previously deported DUI suspect to be tried again in San Ysidro hit-and-run case
18 Sep 2017 at 6:31pm
Defendant Constantino Banda Acosta, who has been charged with drunken driving and causing a crash in San Ysidro that injured a 6-year-old boy was in court for a preliminary hearing on Tuesday, June 27. A Chula Vista jury deadlocked later on felony charges including hit and run. Defendant Constantino Banda Acosta, who has been charged with drunken driving and causing a crash in San Ysidro that injured a 6-year-old boy was in court for a preliminary hearing on Tuesday, June 27. A Chula Vista jury deadlocked later on felony charges including hit and run.
Southern California City of Chula Vista Takes Bold Stride into Smart...
18 Sep 2017 at 1:48pm
Southern California City of Chula Vista Takes Bold Stride into Smart City Technology Selecting Trafficware's SynchroGreen Adaptive Signal Technology Intelligent Transportation Society of California Annual Meeting - After a competitive RFP process, the City of Chula Vista, the second largest city in the San Diego metropolitan area and seventh largest city in Southern California, selects Trafficware 's SynchroGreen adaptive signal technology , that allows a "smart signal" intersection to adapt to traffic patterns in real time. Trafficware partnered with San Diego-based consultant Urban Systems Associates and Southwest Traffic Systems to present a comprehensive solution.
Chula Vista hacker sentenced to prison
16 Sep 2017 at 1:28pm
A Chula Vista man was sentenced Monday to 63 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to computer hacking and conspiracy to commit wire fraud into a mortgage business. Jason Ray Bailey, 42, was ordered by U.S. District Court Judge Gonzalo Curiel to pay $13,025.02 in damages to the victims whose personal information he hacked.
Feds bust contractor for personal loan
16 Sep 2017 at 1:28pm
A Chula Vista man who is a Navy contractor has pleaded guilty to aiding and abetting a conflict of interest with a port engineer who improperly loaned him $30,000. The sentencing for Alfonso Liburd, 67, is set for Nov. 17 in U.S. District Court in San Diego.
On display for world to see
16 Sep 2017 at 1:28pm
The popular reasoning, for both Democrats and Republicans, is that unless they can exercise direct influence over an issue as a legislator there is no point or relevance in discussing the topic. There is some merit in that approach.
What about that promised 30-minute wait time?
15 Sep 2017 at 2:48pm
In December 2014, the federal General Services Administration completed Phase 1B of a three-phase San Ysidro Port of Entry makeover. The construction project opened 25 new northbound lanes and 46 new primary inspection booths at the largest land port of entry in the world: on average, 50,000 vehicles cross northbound each day.
One Direction's Niall Horan will do 2018 tour and release solo album
15 Sep 2017 at 10:09am
The Irish-born teen-pop star and former One Direction member on Friday announced he will embark on an extensive 2018 U.S. summer tour as part of his "Flicker World Tour 2018." The tour is set to begin next July in Texas and conclude next September in Florida.
Kaiser Permanente, Target to roll out 31 store-based clinics across Southern ...
14 Sep 2017 at 10:24pm
Kaiser Permanente and Target Corp. on Thursday announced they will open 31 more Kaiser Permanente-staffed retail clinics in Target stores across Southern California over the next three years. The announcement follows a roughly three-year pilot program to test the "Target Clinic" concept in four stores located in north Fontana, Fullerton, San Diego and Vista, said Dr. Paul Minardi, medical director, business management, for Kaiser Permanente Southern California.
14 Sep 2017 at 5:27pm
An eighth-grader at a San Diego County middle school has been arrested on suspicion of selling marijuana gummy bears to other students, some whom got sick, officials said. The unidentified male student at Bonita Vista Middle School is suspected of selling the drug-laced candy to several other students during school hours at the Chula Vista campus, district spokesman Manny Rubio said.
San Diego still cheaping out on cops
14 Sep 2017 at 12:45pm
Since July 2015, at least 32 San Diego police officers have left the department to join other law-enforcement agencies - according to exit interviews the departing officers gave the department. "Those are the people who told us, but we're pretty sure that others who've left also went to other agencies," said Sgt.
Dad finds hidden blade on Walmart shopping cart
14 Sep 2017 at 12:24am
CHULA VISTA A Chula Vista man says he could have been seriously hurt by a razor blade attached to the handlebar of a shopping cart. Jason Rodriguez says he was with his wife and young daughter, shopping at the Walmart on Eastlake Parkway Wednesday morning.
Bonnie Schneider, meteorologist and author, talks extreme weather
13 Sep 2017 at 5:36pm
After not one, but two major hurricanes hit the United States in a matter of weeks many are learning the hard way what it takes to be prepared for extreme weather. In San Diego, we don't deal with hurricanes, but we do have to deal with heavy rain, extreme heat, Santa Ana winds, and, often times, brush fires.