Students in music class create special sound Sat, Jul 30 2016 12:00 PM

Every day after nutrition break for about an hour Mrs. Amy Ortiz’s music class is filled with students wanting to learn how to play music.
Except these are not her regular education students at Bonita Vista Middle School. These students are [..]

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Business-minded student wants environmental career

Just like any high school senior wanting to go to college, Briana Prado applied for numerous scholarships hoping to trim down the cost of college expenses. Briana, 17, who graduated from Eastlake High School this summer, eventually became one of 1 [..]

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Annual lemon street fest has sweet taste

When life hands you lemons — bring them to the Lemon Festival on Sunday, Aug. 7. This is the 20th anniversary of the signature community event being held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. along Third Avenue in Chula Vista. “As a city deeply ro [..]

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Getting away from it all means bringing them all with you

There are families that vacation well. They consult travel agents and pore over maps. Before getting behind the wheel, they have already made complicated GPS calculations involving miles per hour and miles per gallon. These families check Yelp for ho [..]

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Shoplifter in custody will be out in fall

A Chula Vista woman who was the ringleader in high-end retail clothing thefts from stores in National City and elsewhere was sentenced Monday to 180 days in jail and was ordered to pay $6,643 in restitution. Lorena Gabriela Ramirez, 43, will be te [..]

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