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Pursuit suspect in stolen car arrested after crash
21 Nov 2017 at 1:45am
A driver who tried to elude San Diego police lost control of a stolen car and crashed in National City Monday night, authorities said. The pursuit began after a San Diego police officer in the area of Paradise Valley Road and South Woodman Street heard what sounded like four to five gunshots about 10 p.m., then saw a driver in a sedan speed away, Lt.
Holiday hunger hits hard in San Diego
20 Nov 2017 at 7:45am
Food banks around San Diego call the holiday season their "Super Bowl," as they look for enough donations to make sure everyone gets a good holiday meal. To help with that, organizations all around San Diego will be giving away turkeys all week, and food banks are looking for any extra donations that people can spare.
Museo Jumex opens first major survey of ohn Baldessari's work in Latin America
14 Nov 2017 at 7:54pm
Museo Jumex presents the exhibition Learning to Read with John Baldessari, the first major survey of the artistA's work in Latin America, on view through April 8, 2018. One of the most influential artists of the past five decades, Baldessari has continually investigated how image and language collide and collude, and how art itself is made and understood.
December prelim set for suspected stabber
11 Nov 2017 at 12:28pm
The man who allegedly stabbed a 19-year-old man to death in 2005 in National City will have a Dec. 13 preliminary hearing. Anthony Raymond Rivers, 30, is charged with murder in the April 9, 2005 slaying of Luis Vazquez who was killed in the 200 block of Highland Avenue in National City in an unprovoked attack.
Five arrested in death of missing woman
9 Nov 2017 at 3:16pm
Five San Diego County residents have been arrested in the murder of a San Diego woman whose body was found near the Riverside County line about a week after she went missing last month. A National City detective who was searching for Alexandria Nicole Smith found her corpse under a blanket off a dirt road near the Pala Casino Resort and Spa in Pala on Oct. 12. The Medical Examiner's Office determined she died of asphyxiation, a National City investigator said at the time.
Chevy Silverado LTZ 4x4 Special Order
7 Nov 2017 at 3:38pm
Russell Glen says that when he was in his 20s, he had a Mad Max Toyota Prerunner that he drove into the ground. As capable as it was, he has always wanted to build a luxury prerunner that's "super nice and plush inside but can do 70 mph down a sandwash."
Lawsuit says police wrongfully pursued light-running motorcyclist
7 Nov 2017 at 8:47am
A woman who was injured during a police pursuit by San Diego police officers that resulted in her boyfriend's death has filed a claim against the city, a precursor to a lawsuit. Angelica Sanchez was riding on the back of her boyfriend's motorcycle in Serra Mesa in March of this year when the pursuit occurred.
"No one of authority seems to care" about leaky Irving Gill structure
6 Nov 2017 at 3:32pm
On October 31, Save Our Heritage Organisation released their annual list of the most endangered historic sites in San Diego . Granger Music Hall was one of three new sites added to the top-ten list this year.
Mayor touts city's walkability
4 Nov 2017 at 12:47pm
That was the message National City Mayor Ron Morrison delivered last week in his 11th annual State of the City Address at Cornerstone Church of San Diego. Standing on the stage for a little more than an hour, Morrison touted some of the improvements the city has made under his leadership.
John Baldessari's new series of large-scale paintings on view at Spr th Mager...
3 Nov 2017 at 6:22pm
Spruth Magers has exhibited John Baldessari for almost three decades, and is presenting his second solo show at the Los Angeles gallery. The exhibition features twenty-seven works from Baldessari's new series of large-scale paintings based on the ubiquitous Emojis.
Fight leads to deadly stabbing in Ramona
3 Nov 2017 at 12:02am
Sheriff's Deputies were called to Stage Stop Liquors in the 500 block of Main Street for an assault with a bottle. An auto-theft suspect driving an allegedly stolen truck led police Thursday on a chase from National City to Encanto, where officers forced the pickup to a halt and arrested him with help from a service dog.
Police chase, arrest suspect in stolen truck
2 Nov 2017 at 5:38pm
NATIONAL CITY, Calif. -- Thursday afternoon, police chased a suspect through San Diego County they say stole a vehicle from National City.
Naked man in stolen U-Haul truck arrested
1 Nov 2017 at 10:52pm
A naked man yelling and laughing by himself in a stolen U-Haul truck on a residential street in National City was arrested early Wednesday, police said. National City police received two calls around 3 a.m. about the noisy man, who was in the driver's seat of the truck on N Avenue near 20th Street.
Plenty of activities in store for young goblins and ghoulies
28 Oct 2017 at 5:36pm
Go trick-or-treating from 3 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31, at the Village Walk at Eastlake and EastLake Village Marketplace. Children 12 and younger who are dressed in costume and accompanied by an adult, need to stop by the regisration table to pick up a free Halloween bag filled with treats from participating merchants.
State your business in National City
28 Oct 2017 at 1:13pm
The National City Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual State of the Chamber breakfast meeting beginning at 8 a.m. Nov. 16. President and CEO Jacqueline Reynoso will deliver the address during the event. She will discuss ways to develop community partnerships, and connecting and leveraging the chamber to suit business needs.