Farias on hotseat after draw Sat, Aug 30 2014 07:00 PM

Club Tijuana Xoloitzcuintles de Caliente secured a point with a draw against Leones Negros but missed the chance to win at home. Since the early minutes of the game the visiting team displayed a defensive game with only one attacker, former Xolos sta [..]

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Judge says no Sat, Aug 30 2014 12:00 PM

Judge denies requests to return to school board

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Lancers out-duel Trojans, 24-21, in intense seesaw prep pigskin battle Sat, Aug 30 2014 01:54 AM

In a match-up of defending champions and would-be champions, the host Hilltop Lancers defeated the Castle Park Trojans, 24-21, in an intense seesaw non-league prep football battle Friday night.

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Eastlake polo men bracing for Titan-ic season, CIF title bid Fri, Aug 29 2014 12:46 PM

The Eastlake High school boys water polo team had high expectations for the 2013 season. The Titans pushed aside a pair of strong challenges from Mater Dei Catholic High School to capture their sixth consecutive Mesa League championship.But the San D [..]

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Paradise Valley Hospital celebrates 110 years of serving the community Sat, Aug 09 2014 12:00 PM

Paradise Valley Hospital turned 110 on Aug. 4, 2014—proudly celebrating its place in history as the first hospital established in San Diego’s South Bay.
“We are proud of our rich heritage of serving the San Diego community— [..]

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New patient unit looks like seaside town Sat, May 10 2014 12:00 PM

Nothing about the new patient unit at Paradise Valley Hospital resembles a hospital — more like a seaside get-away complete with rooms decorated to look like beach cottages, clear-blue skies overhead and a boardwalk for strolling during therapy [..]

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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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Sports can bring people together Sat, Aug 30 2014 12:00 PM

The Star-News is publishing archived columns written by Richard Peña. Today’s column first appeared Oct. 5, 1996.

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They will find you Sat, Aug 30 2014 12:00 PM

Growing up in Flint, Michigan I was the youngest kid in the neighborhood. When playing football with the big guys, they usually let me participate so they could practice their tackling. But, other than sports, I was often told to "get lost." I don [..]

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Chula Vista Altrusa Club sets date for 11th annual fundraiser/fashion show Fri, Aug 08 2014 03:44 PM

The Altrusa Club of Chula Vista will hold its 11th annual Imagine fundraiser and fashion show Sept. 6 at the Loews Coronado Bay Resort. Guests will enjoy lunch, a wide variety of silent auction items, raffle drawings, a fashion show featuring clothes from Glamour Girlz Boutique.

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Fringe Festival shines spotlight on local theater talent Mon, Jul 21 2014 01:48 PM

The second annual San Diego International Fringe Festival is entering its final week. The local performing arts event wraps up Sunday, July 13. Don’t let the warm weather keep you from enjoying this showcase for local artistic talent.

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National Waffle Day is Aug. 24, so try something with a crisp Fri, Aug 22 2014 03:14 PM

In the United States, National Waffle Day is celebrated on Aug. 24, the date of a U.S. patent on a waffle iron in 1869.The original recipe for waffles is said to have originated 600 years ago in the Belgian city of Liege.

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The fire is still burning at landmark NC barbecue restaurant Fri, Aug 15 2014 01:36 PM

Mention the Barbecue Pit in National City and instant images of comfort food for several generations of South Bay families come to mind. The Texas-style barbecue restaurant opened in 1955. The food is just as tasty now as it was then.

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