Good news for Bonita Sat, Jul 26 2014 12:00 PM

County Supervisor Greg Cox said in his State of Bonita address Wednesday evening that Bonita is in much better shape than it was a year ago.
Cox highlighted the achievements of the library, the funding for Bonita organizations and the upcoming inf [..]

More »

Cox wants voters to reconsider Sat, Jul 26 2014 12:00 PM

The Chula Vista City Council moved forward with putting a proposal on the Aug. 5 agenda to discuss the possibiliaty of allowing city candidates running for office to win outright in a June election.
Mayor Cheryl Cox put forth the proposal saying t [..]

More »

Chula Vista North advances to Pony-14 West Zone baseball tournament Thu, Jul 31 2014 01:10 PM

Pony Baseball’s advancement rules are quite a bit different than those in Little League Baseball, with the second-place team and, in some cases, even more teams, advancing from one tournament to the next.

More »

District 42 All-Stars take Little League season down to the wire Fri, Jul 25 2014 02:26 PM

It takes talent, execution and, as any baseball coach will tell you, a little luck along the way to achieve greatness. All three aspects of the game were put to the test this past week as the three remaining District 42 all-star teams took the field in search of Southern California-South Sub-Division III championships.

More »

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 [..]

More »

Babies born in Paradise Sat, Apr 12 2014 12:00 PM

At Paradise Valley Hospital’s Birthing Center, our goal is to ensure you have a comfortable and positive childbirth experience – after all, your baby will be born in Paradise!
Choosing a birthing center is one of the biggest decisions [..]

More »

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 [..]

More »

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 [..]

More »

A little of this, a little of that gives readers plenty to read Sat, Jul 26 2014 12:00 PM

The Star-News is publishing archived columns written by Richard Peña. Today’s column first appeared July 14, 2006.

More »

In defense of marriage Sat, Jul 26 2014 12:00 PM

One the fantastic delights of chatting with foreigners is explaining the way we do things in the United States. It’s like my algebra teacher used to say: If you can explain something to someone so they understand completely, that means you have [..]

More »

In the Time of Leo – Our Creative Efforts Thu, Jul 31 2014 01:00 AM

Esoteric Astrology as news for week
July 30 – Aug. 5, 2014

More »

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.

More »

A toast to a successful Taste and Sip of Bonita! Tue, Jul 08 2014 03:24 PM

Bonitans came out in droves to support this year’s Taste and Sip of Bonita, held June 26 at the Bonita Golf Club. More than 20 vendors from the area offered tasty samples of food to guests while Classic Wines of California and Bay Bridge Brewing helped provide spirits for the grand 21-and-older event.

More »

World Cup nachos recipes courtesy of the folks at The Better Chip Tue, Jul 08 2014 03:20 PM

Even though the World Cup is now down to four teams, fans still plenty of munching ahead of them while watching games on their favorite viewing platform. In fact, the folks over at The Better Chip have even come up with a few new ways to enjoy their farm-fresh inspired product.

More »

The Star-News | 296 3rd Ave., Chula Vista, CA 91910 | Phone: 619-427-3000 | Fax: 619-426-6346 | info@thestarnews.com| Site Feedback| Corporate