Council settles on compassion Sat, Jun 24 2017 12:00 PM

In an about face from four months ago, the National City City Council came together to unanimously declare its city a Compassionate Community for all residents and visitors, including refugees and immigrants.
As part of settling a legal matter in [..]

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Lowrider historians will cruise into Third Avenue store Sat, Jun 24 2017 12:00 PM

Lowriders are coming to downtown Chula Vista.
Coauthors Alberto Lopez Pulido and Rigoberto “Rigo” Reyes will discuss their latest book, “San Diego Lowriders: A History of Cars and Cruising,” from 6 to 8 p.m. at the sports n [..]

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Do you know the way to the Little League World Series? These guys do Fri, Jun 23 2017 01:21 PM

Do you know the way to the Little League World Series? Four teams from California District 42 Little League certainly do.The Park View Little League Blue Bombers won it all in 2009 to set the standard for all other South County youth baseball teams to follow.

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College World Series draws local talent Fri, Jun 23 2017 01:11 PM

The College World Series is reserved for the top teams in collegiate baseball. Like its counterpart in basketball, the event involves a series of regional qualifying tournaments.

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The truth about three common skin care myths Sat, Mar 11 2017 12:00 PM

With a world of health information at your fingertips, it’s important to remember that not everything that shows up in web search results is medically accurate.
According to Dr. Elan Newman, a dermatologist with Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Gro [..]

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Slow cooker carnitas Sat, Mar 11 2017 12:00 PM

While traditional carnitas are cooked in oil or lard, these slow cooker “little meats” boast the same shredded goodness without the greasy feel.
Broil cooked meat or pan fry until crispy right before serving, or serve straight from the [..]

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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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Still waiting for a different outcome Sat, Jun 24 2017 12:00 PM

After years of held breaths, dashed hopes and re-crossed fingers coupled with the belief that this time it was different, the announcement came that a letter of intent had been signed for magnificent redevelopment on Chula Vista’s bayfront.
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New show, same message at park Sat, Jun 03 2017 12:00 PM

I'm an ambivalent fan of SeaWorld. I understand and appreciate animal rights activists’ concern over keeping gargantuan mammals in pens that are tiny when compared to their natural oceanic habitat.
I cringe when I think about walruses and d [..]

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Summer Solstice, Midsummer Night’s Dream Thu, Jun 22 2017 12:01 AM

Esoteric Astrology as news for week
June 21 – 27, 2017

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Chula Vista's Amps & Ales festival to showcase craft beer Thu, May 11 2017 11:19 AM

Avenue Amps & Ales, Chula Vista’s craft beer and music festival, is back and hoppier than ever as the Third Avenue Village will be rocking from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 13.

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#FoodieNews spotlight: Niederfrank's Ice Cream is old-fashioned goodness Fri, Jun 16 2017 03:36 PM

With the first day of summer just a few days away, an ice cream parlor fits the bill for this month’s spotlight. Niederfrank’s in National City is a gold mine for frozen goodness.

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#FoodieNews spotlight: Little Red Cafe Fri, May 19 2017 11:27 PM

New, but not exactly new (I’ll explain in a second) to the South Bay community is Little Red Cafe in Imperial Beach. True to its name, the LRC is a little red house on the corner of 13th Street and Donax Avenue, converted into a quaint cafe.

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