One step closer to university Sat, Nov 22 2014 12:00 PM

The city of Chula Vista is one step closer to finalizing a memorandum of understanding with HomeFed Corp. for the future development on the city’s university park and business innovation district
“We’ve reached a point where ther [..]

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NCFD teams with Burn Institute Sat, Nov 22 2014 12:00 PM

The National City Fire Department has teamed with the Burn Institute of San Diego to proactively save the lives of seniors in case of a fire.
The institute’s fire alarm pro­­gram is aimed at installing smoke detectors for seniors 62 [..]

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Red Devils' undefeated season ends with 12-0 playoff loss to Tigers Fri, Nov 21 2014 09:52 PM

The Sweetwater High School Red Devils’ undefeated season ended Friday at Gail Devers Stadium with a 12-0 loss to the Morse Tigers in a San Diego Section Division III quarterfinal-round playoff game.

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SWC to host Santa Monica in Saturday’s American Division championship bowl Fri, Nov 21 2014 03:54 PM

The long season is coming to a close for the Southwestern College football team, which will host Santa Monica College Saturday, Nov. 22, at 6 p.m. in the American Division Championship Bowl. Southwestern is 9-1; Santa Monica is 7-3.

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Minor food swaps can have major health benefits Sat, Nov 15 2014 12:00 PM

"Eat a healthy diet."
You've probably heard this advice over and over again, and you likely know the basics: consume less fat and sugar, make more nutritious choices, add more fiber to your meals. But how do you actually implement these recomme [..]

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Spine and dine Sat, Oct 11 2014 12:00 PM

Most people experience back pain at some point in their lives; however, those who experience chronic back pain may be looking for more permanent solutions to the pain.
Spine surgery has come a long way over the last decade, including the use of mi [..]

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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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Thankfully history repeats itself Sat, Nov 22 2014 12:00 PM

Editor’s note: The Star-News is publishing archived columns written by Richard Peña. Today’s column first appeared Nov. 19 2004.

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Is it a courtroom crush, compassion or just plain stupidity? Sat, Nov 22 2014 12:00 PM

You may recall "Los Palillos" (The Toothpicks) case involving the lengthy trial of multiple defendants for Mexican Drug Cartel murders. A couple of those killings even happened in Bonita.
Prosecutor Mark Amador put these killers on trial and obt [..]

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Over Hills & Plains, Riding a White Horse, Bow & Arrows in Hand Thu, Nov 20 2014 01:00 AM

Esoteric Astrology as news for week
November 20 – 26, 2014

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Fright night: BVHS Halloween carnival is a scream Fri, Oct 31 2014 12:53 PM

Halloween just wouldn’t be Halloween without a screaming banshee or two — or a horde of screaming teenagers.The Bonita Vista High School vocal music department staged Scream ’14 on two successive Saturdays — Oct. 18 and 25 to much fright, fun and success.

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Ghoulishly good times slated for all at Karina's Group restaurants Thu, Oct 23 2014 01:02 PM

From Oct. 30 to Nov. 1, there will be no better place for San Diegans to pay homage to the demons of the night and rejoice in decadent fare and drink than at three popular Karina's Group dining establishments in South County.

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Tequila, no, but coffee, yes, at new Agave Café in Chula Vista Fri, Oct 17 2014 02:18 PM

Developer Jim Pieri has grand plans for H Street in western Chula Vista. Included is the launching of Agave Coffee Caf�, which held its grand opening ribbon-cutting Wednesday at the Gateway Chula Vista I Center.“This is the 13th year for [..]

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