Committee report says CVFD running late Sat, Jul 23 2016 12:00 PM

The next time you call 911 for a medical emergency or because your home is engulfed in flames, expect the Chula Vista Fire Department to run behind schedule.
The Growth Management Oversight Committee, which annually reviews the city’s genera [..]

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Group moves to educate and preserve Mexican heritage Sat, Jul 23 2016 12:00 PM

Pedro Anaya of Chula Vista spent all of last weekend singing dancing and in deep spirituality.
That was all part of the 36th anniversary of Danza Mexi’cayotl that took place over three days in San Ysidro’s Casa de Familiar and in Chica [..]

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Padres host Team USA Day as send-off to Brazilian Olympiad Fri, Jul 22 2016 06:21 PM

The United States will send 555 athletes to next month’s Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. More than a third of them — 200 — spent at least some time honing their skills at the Chula Vista Olympic Training Center.

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California State Games soccer tournament packs fields at CV-OTC, Southwestern College Fri, Jul 22 2016 05:02 PM

The California State Games, which offers Olympic-style competition for amateur athletes of all ages and abilities, has been in existence for 28 years. This year’s edition, which partially played out July 15-17 at various South San Diego County venues, is believed to have been one of the largest on record.

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Only one South Bay hospital recognized for low rate of serious infection Sat, Jul 09 2016 12:00 PM

Paradise Valley Hospital was recognized for being one of 49 hospitals nationally to have the lowest proportion of serious medical errors per hospital discharge, according to Becker’s Infection Control & Clinical Quality.
The national ave [..]

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Named among top 5% in nation for patient safety in 2016 Sat, Jul 09 2016 12:00 PM

Paradise Valley Hospital was recognized nationally for its patient safety record by Healthgrades, putting it in the top 5% in the nation for safety. This is the third year in a row Paradise Valley achieved this distinction.
The Healthgrades 2016 P [..]

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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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Democrats have tough act to follow Sat, Jul 23 2016 12:00 PM

I am grateful to the GOP. The comical diversion that is the Republican National Convention was a welcome distraction from the now routine reports of police abuse, mass shootings, government coups (thwarted and otherwise) and annihilation of civilians [..]

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Thanks for your service, now get out Sat, Jul 16 2016 12:00 PM

Supporters, family and advocates waited at the U.S.-Mexico border on a recent Friday afternoon. And waited. And waited some more.
The waiting isn’t anything new—despite government and business leaders’ chirps of expedited crossin [..]

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Labors of Hercules – from Cancer to Leo Thu, Jul 21 2016 12:01 AM

Esoteric Astrology as news for week July 20 – 27, 2016

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'Buddy — The Buddy Holly Story' will rock and roll OnStage theater-goers Wed, Jul 20 2016 03:23 PM

In just three short years, Buddy Holly set the music world on fire and forever changed the face and sound of rock ’n’ roll. “Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story”, the musical that charts his meteoric climb, legendary adventures and tragic fall, kicks off OnStage Playhouse’s 2016-17 season of shows.

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Surf over to Islands restaurant for summer fun and eats Fri, Jul 15 2016 02:23 PM

If you haven’t yet eaten yet at Islands restaurant’s Eastake location (2255 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista), you’re missing out on great atmosphere, friendly service and delicious food.

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WaBa Grill: new healthy food restaurant opens in Chula Vista Fri, Jun 17 2016 02:22 PM

WaBa Grill opened its newest franchise June 6 in Chula Vista. The California grilled fusion-style food franchise offers a choice of low fat food options. The new Chula Vista franchise store is located at 1170 Broadway.

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