Close to a contract Sat, Apr 19 2014 12:00 PM

The Sweetwater Union High School District and its teachers union reached a tentative agreement April 10 on a new contract that gives teachers their first pay raise in eight years, smaller class sizes and lower health care costs.
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Foundation for success

Two communication officers for school districts in Chula Vista want to give back to the neighborhoods in which they grew up in by helping start the San Ysidro Foundation. The San Ysidro Foundation, a new affiliate of the San Diego Foundation, stri [..]

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Filling the void must wait

Two guilty pleas entered by defendants in the Sweetwater corruption case have created vacancies on the school board. While the school district is waiting for the November election to fill the seat once held by former trustee Arlie Ricasa, suspende [..]

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Questions and answers

Twelve people are running for two seats on the Chula Vista city council. Over the next few weeks candidates will share their plans for the city if elected. This week Seat Two hopefuls Hector Gastelum and Daniel Smith.

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A bumpy ride

There was a time when I would anticipate with some degree of glee a journey cross-country. With little or no hesitation I would hop on a car or a plane or a train and away we would go on a five to six hour journey doing nothing but looking ahead.&nbs [..]

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