Local agencies examine drought impact, policy Sat, Apr 25 2015 12:00 PM

Gov. Jerry Brown’s water restrictions have water agencies in the South County scrambling to determine how they are going to comply with the first mandatory water restrictions in the state’s history.
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Tools from the city help rebuild buildings, lives Sat, Apr 25 2015 12:00 PM

More than a year after typhoon Yolanda struck the Philippines in November 2013, Filipinos in the cities of Tacloban and Cebu City are still rebuilding their lives and repairing their homes.
The deadliest typhoon in Philippine history killed at lea [..]

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Barons open league play with big league win Fri, Apr 24 2015 03:48 PM

Fourteen teams from across the San Diego Section received a trip to the big leagues over the weekend by participating in the eighth annual CIF Prep Baseball Showcase at Petco Park, home of the Major League Baseball San Diego Padres.

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Crusaders starting to build momentum in search of sixth consecutive CIF title Fri, Apr 24 2015 03:45 PM

When the Mater Dei Catholic High School girls softball team shaded the visiting Bonita Vista Barons by a 2-1 score on April 15, it was more than just a feather in the cap for the Lady Crusaders.

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It pays to be loyal to Paradise Valley Hospital Thu, Apr 09 2015 05:41 PM

Paradise Valley Hospital has launched a new loyalty club that offers benefits to members—which can be anyone from the community. Benefits include discount at area hotels and VIP parking at the hospital.
“As Paradise Valley Hospital cel [..]

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Paradise Valley Hospital named among America’s 100 top hospitals second year in a row Sat, Mar 14 2015 12:00 PM

Paradise Valley Hospital was named among the 100 top hospitals in the nation for the second year in a row by the research firm Truven Health Analytics, based on quality of care and patient satisfaction from public data.
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District Attorney delays charging Chula Vista teacher Tue, Oct 30 2012 12:00 AM

A Sweetwater Union High School District teacher arrested by Chula Vista police Monday on felony charges of sexual misconduct with a minor was released from jail Wednesday.
Terrance Smith, 32, was arrested at the district administration buildin [..]

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Sailor pleads not guilty for May Shooting in Chula Vista Tue, Jun 14 2011 04:00 PM

An active U.S. Navy sailor stationed aboard the San Diego-based USS Decatur was arrested in Homer, Alaska Friday morning.
Quartermaster 3rd class Michael T. Williams was arrested on suspicion of shooting a Marine during an altercation May 15 a [..]

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Where the grass grows Sat, Apr 25 2015 12:00 PM

If and when all the lush green golf courses in the land dry up and blow up and away during California’s eons-long drought, I won't shed more than a tear.
I don’t play the game. I have better ways of walking slowly and wasting time — [..]

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Judgment against cops is a reminder that truth is elusive Sat, Apr 18 2015 12:00 PM

The Star-News is publishing archived columns. This column first appeared April 16, 2010.

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International Earth Day – Mother Earth Day Thu, Apr 23 2015 12:01 AM

Esoteric Astrology as news for week
April 22-29, 2015

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Village Street Faire to take over CV’s Third Avenue on Sunday Fri, Apr 10 2015 02:49 PM

The Village Street Faire, the largest spring block party in Chula Vista, takes Third Avenue by storm this Sunday, April 12, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Chula Vista’s original neighborhood, Third Avenue Village.Brimming with music, food, crafts an [..]

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Bonita's Rootin' Tootin' Chili Cook-Off & Fair returns on May 17 Fri, Apr 03 2015 03:20 PM

Bonita’s Rootin’ Tootin’ Chili Cook-Off & Fair returns to its original location at the Bonita Village Shopping Center on May 17 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. All proceeds from the event will go to serve children and the community through the Kiwanis Club of Bonita Foundation and the Optimist Club of Bonita Foundation.

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Islands scores a touchdown with NFL Happy Hour menu special promotion Thu, Dec 11 2014 07:34 PM

Buffalo wings, nachos, sliders and beer. Perfect bar food while watching an NFL telecast.For football fans, the party is happening at the Islands’ Eastlake restaurant (2255 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista) throughout the remainder of the NFL regular season.

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