National City councilman’s prayer group focuses on city Mon, Jan 16 2017 11:30 AM

Last January first-term National City Councilman Albert Mendivil decided he wanted to directly improve the National City community far more than just by making policy and voting on city-related issues.
So the devout Christian formed the National C [..]

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Tax spending watchdog group taking shape Sat, Jan 14 2017 12:00 PM

A citizens oversight committee tasked with monitoring about $176 million in projected revenue over the next 10 years from a half-cent sales tax increase is taking shape.
Chula Vista’s ­Sustainability Commission became the first commissio [..]

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League realignment promotes balance for local prep soccer teams Sat, Jan 14 2017 05:07 AM

The local high school soccer season has kicked off with some decidedly different league pairings. It’s part of the Metro Conference’s overall league realignment based on the San Diego Section’s power rankings for playoff seeding.

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Inclement weather washes out three days of roller hockey play Sat, Jan 14 2017 04:49 AM

When you are dealing with an outdoor rink, inclement weather is not a good thing to have on the horizon – or overhead, for that matter. Rain has postponed games at the Castle Park High School roller rink three times in four days so far this week and more wet stuff was forecast for Friday before the latest storm eased off.

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Doing your homework on nutritional supplements Sat, Jan 14 2017 12:00 PM

According to an October 2016 article in the Journal of the American Medical Association, more than half of all Americans regularly take a nutritional supplement. Some, such as fish oils and probiotics, have had especially significant increases in use [..]

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Five things to know about integrative heart care Sat, Jan 14 2017 12:00 PM

Heart disease is the leading cause of death among both men and women in the United States, taking the lives of 610,000 Americans every year.  While conventional medicine can offer heart patients the very latest technology in terms of medications [..]

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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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Options abound for void left behind Sat, Jan 14 2017 12:00 PM

Chargers fans, understandably, may not know what to do with themselves now that the team has made its move to Los Angeles official. For many following the NFL team has been a lifelong Sunday tradition, something they did with their family and close f [..]

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Compared to future, 2016 not so bad Sat, Dec 31 2016 12:00 PM

While an apparent tsunami of high profile deaths this year — Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher, Abe Vigoda, David Bowie, Prince, Fidel Castro, Gene Wilder, George Michael, Antonin Scalia, John Glenn, Florence Henderson, Juan Gabriel, Ron Glass, Ar [..]

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“I Have Seen the Promised Land” Thu, Jan 12 2017 12:01 AM

Esoteric Astrology as news for week Jan. 11 – 17, 2017

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Western themes motivate first-time Chula Vista novelist Wed, Dec 28 2016 01:57 AM

Chula Vista author Mark C. Jackson is intrigued by western themes, yet he doesn’t know exactly why .“It struck a chord and I’ve stayed with it,” he said.

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Merry macarons Sat, Dec 17 2016 03:10 AM

The holidays are upon us and this time of year is the perfect rationale to share and indulge in sweets! Macarons (pronounced like macaroni without the “i”) are a popular food trend.

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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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