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Large Mural Created Out of Chula Vista Student Photos
12 Oct 2018 at 6:48pm
It's all part of the "Turnaround arts program," which uses the arts to build culture and community at schools across the country. In Chula Vista, students were randomly picked to take a picture with a character trait they identified with and on Thursday, the black and white portraits were posted all over campus.
Coastal Commission backs Leucadia Streetscape project, denies opponents' appeal
12 Oct 2018 at 1:21am
The state Coastal Commission approved the Streetscape project that will make biking safer along Highway 101 in Leucadia. Encinitas can proceed with its plans to overhaul Leucadia 's portion of Coast Highway 101 and eliminate a vehicle lane in each direction, the state Coastal Commission decided Thursday.
Neighbors Embrace Woman Thought to be Trapped Inside Burning Home
11 Oct 2018 at 4:45pm
Residents in the area were worried their neighbor was still inside the home when it caught fire. NBC 7's Catherine Garcia has more.
Ozzy Osbourne cancels the remaining dates of the No More Tears 2 Tour
11 Oct 2018 at 12:31pm
Rocker Ozzy Osbourne has officially canceled the final four dates of his No More Tears 2 farewell tour. After announcing new dates earlier this week for the postponed shows in Mountain View, Chula Vista, Los Angeles and Las Vegas, due to an emergency surgery for an infection in his right hand, rocker Ozzy Osbourne has officially canceled the final four shows of his No More Tears 2 farewell tour .
Claude Rowe Jr., Tuskegee Airmen veteran, is buried with honors at Fort Rosec...
6 Oct 2018 at 1:29am
Winifride Rowe, left, the wife of retired Air Force Captain Claude A. Rowe, Jr., is presented the American flag that draped her husband's casket, by a member of the March Air Force Base Honor Guard. Winifride Rowe, left, the wife of retired Air Force Captain Claude A. Rowe, Jr., is presented the American flag that draped her husband's casket, by a member of the March Air Force Base Honor Guard.
Chula Vistans Flood Social Media with Complaints of Strange Odor
5 Oct 2018 at 9:40am
No one seems to know where the funky smell comes from. NBC 7's Joe Little has the details.
Council OKs extension
4 Oct 2018 at 11:17pm
The Chula Vista City Council recently approved a third and final 90-day extension for an exclusive negotiation agreement with the University of Saint Katherine. The agreement is the latest development in the city's attempt to bring a university to eastern Chula Vista with 375-acres of city-owned land.
Teen smuggler learns fate next week
4 Oct 2018 at 11:17pm
A former Chula Vista high school student will be sentenced Oct. 9 on a charge of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and attempt to bring in two undocumented aliens into the U.S. for financial gain. Phillip Junior Webb, 18, used to attend Castle Park High School in Chula Vista when he was arrested in May on felony conspiracy charges of recruiting other students at Castle Park High to smuggle drugs from Mexico into the U.S. At the time of arrest, he was attending the MAAC High School in Chula Vista.
San Diego 'Free Ride Day': No bus, trolley fares
3 Oct 2018 at 1:21am
SAN DIEGO - All Metropolitan Transit System and North County Transit District services will be free Tuesday as part of the San Diego Association of Governments' support of National Rideshare Week. On Tuesday morning, MTS and SANDAG representatives welcomed public transit customers with rider appreciation events at two transit centers in San Diego County to celebrate the start of Free Ride Day.
Jason Aldean finishes his tour and his set with Route 91 survivors in Irvine
30 Sep 2018 at 11:23am
Patrick Murphy, from Burbank, tightly hugs his wife Genae, prior to Jason Aldean's performance Saturday, September 29, 2018 at FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine. Genae attended the Route 91 Harvest Festival show with a close friend when they became separated following the shooting.
Air Resources Board Considers All-Electric Bus Fleet by 2040
28 Sep 2018 at 8:41pm
The California Air Resources Board is meeting this morning in Sacramento to hear expert testimony on a proposed rule that would mandate a statewide zero-emissions bus fleet by 2040. The ARB reports that transportation emissions are at their highest levels in ten years-what?!-and today's meeting will zero-in on the board's Innovative Clean Transit Rule, an ambitious effort to electrify buses in municipalities from Chula Vista to Yreka.
Ex-border agent sent to prison
28 Sep 2018 at 5:43am
A former Border Patrol agent from Chula Vista was sentenced Sept. 18 to two years in federal prison for illegal transportation of firearms across state lines and a concurrent one-year term for abusing his authority in detaining someone who had made sexual allegations about his brother-in-law.
#FoodieNews: Mexipino food is comfort food you need
28 Sep 2018 at 1:21am
Chula Vista is rich in Mexican and Filipino heritage. Cross these two food-loving cultures together and the moniker "Mexipino" is born.
Man says he did not hit and run, burgle or elude police
27 Sep 2018 at 9:09pm
A Chula Vista man was ordered to stand trial Nov. 5 for residential burglary and evading police after allegedly fleeing with stolen items. Four witnesses testified in the preliminary hearing of Brandon Albert Loeb, 34, who was also ordered to stand trial for hit and run and possession of methamphetamine in a May 9 incident.
Guadalupe under fire over new police chief
27 Sep 2018 at 3:45am
The Guadalupe City Council is considering hiring a controversial former campus police chief as the northern Santa Barbara County city's top cop, a move that is drawing considerable criticism from members of the public. [Cal Coast Times] On Tuesday, the Guadalupe council held a retirement ceremony for outgoing Public Safety Director Gary Hoving, formerly a longtime San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's deputy.