National City is ready to celebrate Fourth Sat, Jul 04 2015 12:00 PM

Independence Day for National City is all fun and games.
The National City Host Lions Club’s 77th annual carnival started Wednesday and runs through July 5, packed with live entertainment, food, amusement rides and carnival games.
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National school chief’s raise precedes talks with union

A new amended contract for the National School District’s superintendent shows a salary increase of 13 percent. At the start of his three-year contract in 2014, Chris Oram’s annual salary was $181,400 but on Wednesday, under an amended [..]

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Rockets red glare imported from China

Independence Day, July 4th, is a day of patriotic fervor. Everywhere you turn, there are parades, flags waving, fireworks exploding – it’s a sight as gleefully American as apple pie. But wait a minute. Those red, white, and blue firewo [..]

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Woman on probation until she’s almost 80

A 74-year-old Chula Vista businesswoman was fined $1,500 and placed on five years probation June 26 after she pleaded guilty to conspiracy to launder money in connection with renting a warehouse that concealed a hidden underground tunnel to Mexico. [..]

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Birthday wishes or birthday reflection?

What's the preferred method of celebrating a birthday? Is it best to reflect on the years that have passed and molded  one’s character — examining the successes and failures that have brought you this far? Is ruminating over goal [..]

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