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County Urged to Declare Emergency for Border Sewage Spills
25 Apr 2018 at 4:32pm
NBC 7's Melissa Adan reports. A group of concerned San Diegans urged the county Wednesday to declare a state of emergency in the South Bay because of constant sewage seepage into county waters.
Chula Vista player wins Lexus RC 300 in Pala Casino promotion
24 Apr 2018 at 7:41am
Rebecca G., a guest from Chula Vista, California, won a 2018 Lexus RC 300, sponsored by Lexus of Escondido, Friday, 20 April, in Pala Casino Spa and Resort 's Win-A-Lexus-Every-Friday in April and May promotion.
Comic Fest in a 4/20 cloud
24 Apr 2018 at 12:49am
"I'm burning one for George," said Storm, as she lit up her three-inch brass pipe filled with "Skywalker" weed. Le Chanticleer Room was packed with art displays, steampunk concoctions, live musicians, and about 50 vendors, comic-fans, artists and custumers.
Chula Vista school practices vigilance
23 Apr 2018 at 8:38pm
CHULA VISTA, Calif., - It has been one week since the brutal attack and rape of a young woman at Otay Park. But Chula Vista Police say their investigation is far from over.
Las Positas College president retires after five years
23 Apr 2018 at 6:29pm
Russell began his tenure as president five years ago after serving as vice chancellor of academic affairs at the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office in Sacramento. As part of his statewide role, he worked on academic planning, academic support programs, program approval and the review of degrees and certificates.
Rock Steady Boxing Virginia Beach | Startup spotlight
23 Apr 2018 at 2:02pm
What's the big idea? The initial concept of the business was to provide a noncontact boxing program for people with Parkinson's disease, hence Rock Steady Boxing. Since there are not any wellness facilities specifically for special populations in the area, I wanted to create a place for people with Parkinson's disease, cancer, MS, etc.
Memory village for Alzheimer's patients set to open
23 Apr 2018 at 9:30am
Glenner Town Square founder Scott Tarde, right, watches Bonita resident Sue Foley guides her husband, Bill, on the putting green. Glenner Town Square, a miniature memory village for Alzheimer's patients like Bill, will soon open inside a Chula Vista industrial building.
CVPD Reviewing Security Footage, Looking for Leads in Park Sex Assault
21 Apr 2018 at 12:04am
Chula Vista police are reviewing security footage from a home near Otay Park where a woman was knocked unconscious and sexually assaulted Monday . The woman in her mid-20s was exercising on a staircase at the east end of the park on that leads to Connoley Circle at about 8 p.m. when at least one person attacked her and she lost consciousness, Chula Vista Police Department Sgt.
Gas Prices Inch Closer to $4 per Gallon
20 Apr 2018 at 7:22pm
It's been a few years since San Diego drivers have seen $4 gas prices, but this Summer could be the year. "It cost me 90 bucks last week," said Chula Vista driver Rolando Alwaque.
Local students plan walkouts to protest gun violence at schools
20 Apr 2018 at 10:01am
Students at Patrick Henry High School protested school gun violence on the March 14 National School Walkout. Students at a number of local campuses plan walkouts Friday to protest gun violence at schools, on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School mass shooting.
Follow the money to Chula Vista
19 Apr 2018 at 7:57pm
Records show that over $48,000 of the $76,000 that they have raised, comes from out of town big money contributors and developers! Yikes. Clearly, Mayor Salas has decided to call in the special interest heavy hitters that will bankroll the "yes on A" media propaganda blitz that is about to hit your mailbox.
Man sentenced in death of man sitting on a bench
19 Apr 2018 at 7:57pm
A drunk driver who killed a man sitting on a bus bench in Chula Vista was sentenced April 13 to 20 years to life in state prison. Nicholas Ruben Ramirez, 29, received 15 years to life in state prison for his second-degree murder conviction in the Dec. 4, 2016, death of William Anthony Gerling, 65. Chula Vista Superior Court Judge Dwayne Moring added five years to the sentence for hit and run in a traffic fatality.
Brown says agreement reached on California guard deployment
19 Apr 2018 at 10:47am
Gov. Jerry Brown said Wednesday he reached an agreement with the federal government that California's National Guard troops will deploy to the border to focus on fighting transnational gangs as well as drug and gun smugglers. The announcement comes after a week of uncertainty in which President Donald Trump bashed the governor's insistence that troops avoid immigration-related work.
'I didn't think it was going to happen': Iraq War amputee achieves dream of b...
19 Apr 2018 at 5:48am
Christopher Lawrence arrives at the Chula Vista Police Department at 5am in the morning to get dressed and to ready his patrol car before roll call. Christopher Lawrence a former Marine who served in Iraq was struck by an IED and eventually lost his leg.
Chula Vista: Cracking down on distracted drivers and pedestrians
19 Apr 2018 at 12:59am
CHULA VISTA Chula Vista Police on Wednesday cracked down on distracted drivers and pedestrians after a sharp increase in pedestrian fatalities in the South Bay city in recent months. According to police, there has been a 200-percent increase, year-to-date, of pedestrian fatalities.