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#FoodieNews: Waterfront dining options in the South Bay
19 Jan 2018 at 4:16am
PHOTO/KRIS GALICA BROWN The lemon ricotta blueberry French toast is a must-try at Sea180 Coastal Tavern in Imperial Beach. Photo by Kris Galicia Brown Yes, it's true, there are choices when it comes to waterfront dining with spectacular views.
Former councilman writing chapters in his changing life
18 Jan 2018 at 11:43pm
Ralph Inzunza Sr. was once a school board member in San Ysidro and was a three-term National City councilman from 1988 to 2000. Ralph Inzunza Jr. served as chief of staff for former District 8 San Diego Councilman Juan Vargas for six years before getting elected to the same seat in 2001.
Murder suspect has a new attorney
18 Jan 2018 at 7:14pm
A man suspected of killing Ricardo Sales of National City had his March 27 preliminary hearing confirmed after getting a new attorney on Jan. 11. Sales, 30, was shot to death Nov. 14, 2017 near the Imperial Beach Plaza shopping center at 6:18 p.m. near the intersection of Donax Avenue and Florence Street in Imperial Beach. The National City resident was the father of two children.
The big top: Circus Vargas is coming to National City
18 Jan 2018 at 2:31pm
Debuting its latest amazing production in San Diego County, Circus Vargas will unveil its much-anticipated tour Jan. 18 running through March 5 with stops in Del Mar, Mission Valley, National City and Escondido. Always fun for the entire family, Circus Vargas's incredible new production highlights an amazing cast of world renowned performers, including death-defying acrobats, daredevils, flying trapeze artists, jugglers, contortionists, comedians, clowns, motorcycles and more.
Water main break floods homes, causes sinkhole in Mountain View
17 Jan 2018 at 5:40pm
A water main break in Mountain View flooded homes and sent a pickup into a large sinkhole. A water main break in Mountain View created a sinkhole that partially swallowed a pickup early Wednesday morning and flooded nearby homes.
The Facts About Andrew Cunanan, the Man Who Murdered Gianni Versace
17 Jan 2018 at 12:57pm
With the premiere of The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story upon us, we've been curious about the life and death of ill-fated fashion icon Gianni Versace. The second season of the award-winning series will follow the chilling crime surrounding the famous fashion designer, played by A Glee alum Darren Criss.
Truck stuck in sinkhole on National City street
17 Jan 2018 at 8:12am
Crews are working to remove a truck that is stuck in a sinkhole that formed on a National City street as water floods nearby homes. The incident was reported shortly before 5:30 a.m. in the 4500 block of Delta Street, near Scott Drive.
Woman killed in rollover crash in South Bay identified
15 Jan 2018 at 2:49pm
Authorities Monday released the name of a woman killed in a single-car crash on Interstate 5 in Chula Vista. Rhonda Fay Berry, 58, of National City, was driving south in the far left lane of Interstate 5 just south of state Route 54 about 9:30 p.m. Sunday when she lost control of her car and veered to the right across all lanes of traffic, according to the San Diego County Medical Examiner's office and California Highway Patrol.
Caught on Camera: Accused drone thief learns camera not his friend
10 Jan 2018 at 9:16pm
Caught on Camera: Accused drone thief learns camera not his frie - CBS News 8 - San Diego, CA News Station - KFMB Channel 8 SAN DIEGO A suspected drone thief is under arrest after video of the crime aired on News 8. The surveillance footage was all investigators had to go on, but it turned out to be the only thing they needed. The man known as the "serial drone thief" was identified as 41-year-old Andrew McCollom.
Man recovering after vicious pit bull attack
10 Jan 2018 at 2:09am
SAN DIEGO A man is recovering after being viciously attacked by a pair of dogs on Sunday in the College area. The pit bull dogs, Goldie and Ace, were locked up after being accused of attacking a man in his 70's over the weekend while he was on his nightly walk.
Pit bull who seriously injured man had reportedly attacked before
9 Jan 2018 at 9:45pm
One of two pit bulls who mauled a man in his 70s last weekend allegedly bit another person in 2016, a county official said Tuesday. The victim was walking along El Cajon Boulevard near College Boulevard in the San Diego community of Rolando Sunday evening when the dogs attacked, said Dan DeSousa, director of the county's animal services department.
Storm topples landmark theater sign in National City
9 Jan 2018 at 5:19pm
A decades-old towering sign at the former Bay Theatre in National City toppled as a storm swept across the region Tuesday. A decades-old towering sign at the former Bay Theatre in National City toppled as a storm swept across the region Tuesday.
Storm Topples 'Bay' Theatre Sign at National City Landmark
9 Jan 2018 at 5:19pm
NBC 7 shot this footage of the "Bay" Theatre sign on National City Boulevard toppled by Tuesday's powerful winter storm. The storm that swept San Diego County Tuesday - and the gusty winds that came with it - toppled a towering sign at a landmark in National City that had been on display for decades.
Residents seek more access to healthy food amid fast-food landscape
6 Jan 2018 at 2:54pm
Old Town National City will build a community garden after more than a decade of collaboration between the city, residents, and the Environmental Health Coalition. Mundo Gardens , a "National City-grown" nonprofit, will operate the Paradise Creek Park Community Garden on a quarter-acre plot adjacent to the creek, Kimball Elementary, and housing.
National City says yes to beer
5 Jan 2018 at 4:34pm
By unanimous vote of its city council, National City has made itself more welcoming to beer manufacturers. The December 19th vote amended its municipal code to allow breweries and tasting rooms to open in mixed-used commercial zones.