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Fire burns three acres near Otay Ranch high school
21 Nov 2017 at 12:02am
A brush fire charred three acres near Olympian High School in Chula Vista before firefighters put out the flames Monday night, an official said. The blaze broke out about 7 p.m. just west of state Route 125, near the Magnolia Avenue campus, said Chula Vista Fire Department Battalion Chief Sean Lowry.
Students and parents enjoy Twelfth Night
18 Nov 2017 at 9:46pm
True today as it was in the past, Shakespeare's timeless dramas continue to capture the imagination of all ages. For a third year, the Old Globe's Globe for All Tour, complete with professional actors, stage crew, and a traveling set made its way to Castle Park community for the beloved comedy Twelfth Night.
Best late night dining in Chula Vista is at Harvey's Lounge inside Seven Mile...
18 Nov 2017 at 12:37pm
Long after the sun sets, or just just before the sun rises, the choices for dining in the South Bay area are slim pickings, with choices narrowly including tacos or "Moons Over My Hammy." Sometimes, an opportunity for a late-night meal should include a glass of wine, a cocktail, cloth napkins, heavy metal silverware, a fire pit, outdoor seating and a menu that includes a variety of familiar gourmet dishes, without the stuffy upscale dress code, cost or the kitchen closing at a certain time.
Police: Run, hide or fight
18 Nov 2017 at 12:37pm
The Chula Vista Police Department and the Chula Vista Fire Department's community emergency response team hosted an active shooter presentation Wednesday night in City Council chambers, detailing what to do in an active shooter situation. Chula Vista Police Sgt.
Castaneda not deterred by diagnosis
18 Nov 2017 at 12:37pm
Sweetwater Authority Board member Steve Castaneda said he is not resigning from his position as Division 1 Director or his campaign for Chula Vista City Council despite recently being diagnosed with cancer. "There is no indication in my recovery or my doctors saying that anything is going to disrupt my life," he said.
Tijuana clinic under scrutiny in U.S. patient's death
17 Nov 2017 at 10:45pm
Irma Saenz told family members she was going to Tijuana for the day one Friday late last month. But she didn't tell them what for: The 51-year-old Downey resident had scheduled a liposuction procedure at a cosmetic surgery clinic.
Everything you need to know about new blood pressure guidelines
17 Nov 2017 at 6:15pm
According to new blood pressure guidelines released on Monday, nearly 50 percent of American citizens are considered to have high blood pressure. High blood pressure has long been defined as a reading of 140 over 90 or higher.
New Sharp Chula Vista Hospital to Open in 2 Years
17 Nov 2017 at 1:27pm
The final beam was placed on the framework for Sharp Chula Vista, a new hospital opening in the South Bay two years from now. The final steel beam was placed Thursday on a tower that, in two years, will debut as the first new hospital to open in San Diego's South Bay in more than 40 years.
YMCA plans expansion, improvements in San...
16 Nov 2017 at 8:20pm
The YMCA revealed new details today about its plans to expand and improve in San Diego County, including a list of locations that have been targeted to get new new facilities. New locations are expected in Carlsbad, 4S Ranch, Torrey Hills, Chula Vista and Pacific Beach.
Otay Ranch low-income housing opens. Already has a 10-year waiting list
16 Nov 2017 at 3:35am
Duetta and Volta low-income housing projects in the Millenia development officially opened this week and have rent as low as $759 a month for some residents. Duetta and Volta low-income housing projects in the Millenia development officially opened this week and have rent as low as $759 a month for some residents.
Search for Burglary Suspects After Pursuit Ends in Chula Vista
15 Nov 2017 at 10:55pm
Authorities were searching for four suspects wanted in connection with a burglary in Chula Vista following a short high-speed pursuit Wednesday night. The burglary occurred Tuesday between 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. at a home on the 1400 block of Cascade Place near E Palomar Street, according to Chula Vista police.
Vacant Lot Causing Problems for Chula Vista Community
15 Nov 2017 at 6:18pm
Residents of one Chula Vista community are fed up with a vacant lot in their neighborhood that they say is attracting crime and deterring business. The Shops at San Miguel Ranch, sitting at the corner of Mt.
Concerns Raised About SANDAG Project on East Palomar in Chula Vista
15 Nov 2017 at 3:54pm
NBC 7's Audra Stafford reports about parents who want SANDAG to change plans for a bus line that runs near Hedenkamp Elementary School. The 21-mile South Bay Rapid Transit Line will stretch from the U.S.-Mexico border to downtown San Diego.
Lifeguards call off search for body at Upper Otay Lake
15 Nov 2017 at 1:36pm
A search for a body reported by a fisherman in Upper Otay Lake was called off Wednesday morning after a thorough search by a Park Ranger dive team. The sighting at the reservoir east of Chula Vista was reported shortly after 2 p.m. on Tuesday, according to police.
Chula Vista Opens 210 Affordable Rental Apartments
14 Nov 2017 at 11:05pm
Nakeisha Jackson and her twin daughters were one of the lucky ones to get in. Their new home is a big change from where she last lived.