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Confirming his commitment to making the City of San Diego as innovative as the people it serves, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer today announced that San Diego has been named the nation's top performing data-driven city by Governing magazine. “This recognition reflects our efforts to ensure government is ...
A Sacramento man accused in a series of killings and rapes across California was stationed in San Diego for several months as part of his service in the U.S. Navy. Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, will appear in court Friday to face charges of murder. The former police officer was arrested Tuesday as the ...

Firefighters rescued a motorist trapped in a burning car this morning after it crashed into a tree in San Diego's Miramar Ranch North area near Scripps Ranch, authorities said. That driver was trapped inside the fiery, mangled sedan when rescue crews arrived at Spring Canyon Road and Scripps Creek ...
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - In response to an unprecedented number of school threats in San Diego this year, a school safety summit is set to take place on ... District Attorney Summer Stephan, San Diego County Sheriff Bill Gore and County Office of Education Superintendent Paul Gothold are just some of the ...
The National Weather Service is tickling people's imagination with the release of a satellite photograph that shows two bright dots of light along the U.S.-Mexico border, east of San Diego and south of the Salton Sea. The image was taken on Thursday afternoon. Can you guess what the images are?
This weekend, 17 blocks of Little Italy will be transformed into one the largest fine arts festival in San Diego. The 34th annual ArtWalk will showcase artwork in every medium, including painting, sculpture, glasswork, photography and fine jewelry from more than 350 local, national and international emerging ...

Governing, an influential magazine for local elected officials, has named San Diego the nation's most data-driven city. The magazine's annual “Equipt to Innovate” report ranked San Diego first nationally in using data to improve performance and create a culture of efficiency. It also recognized San Diego as ...
In high school, I convinced my parents to host a foreign exchange student. Somehow we got stuck with this total jerk of a kid who didn't meet any of the program qualifications except that his uncle ran the program. He was from Sao Paolo and Sepultura were the pride of his hometown. My friends would antagonize him by ...
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) — Firefighters from across San Diego and Imperial counties are making sure they're prepared for the upcoming wildfire season. They were in the middle of exercises Thursday to see if crews are ready in the event of another wildfire. During the three-day event, crews who don't ...
A security guard patrolling Balboa Park found a body in a canyon early Friday, the San Diego Police Department (SDPD) confirmed. The body was found at about 1 a.m. near the intersection of Florida Drive and Zoo Place in the heart of Balboa Park. SDPD said terrain made the body inaccessible and crews ...
Since January 2017, San Diego taxpayers have been paying almost $18,000 a day to rent a vacant downtown office building. City officials say building improvements are more extensive than they expected, but the lease-to-own agreement remains a good deal. The city's Independent Budget Analyst and ...
Inmate found dead in San Diego County jail. By Pauline Repard. Apr 21, 2018 | 8:25 PM. | San Diego. An inmate was found dead in San Diego County's Central Jail on Saturday, officials said. There was no initial evidence of foul play or suicide, said Sheriff's Lt. Michael Blevins. Homicide detectives were investigating.
A far larger assembly of park supporters that day confronted the group that was holding what it called a “Patriot Picnic.” Shouting matches ensued and San Diego police said a few people instigated fights in the street as the crowd dispersed. Three arrests were made and outside the park a police officer was ...
A homeless man was slashed by an acquaintance early Saturday morning in Mission Beach, police said. The 51-year-old man was sleeping in his car in Mission Beach Park when he was awakened by the acquaintance knocking on the window around 1:45 a.m., San Diego Police Department (SDPD) Sgt.
Firefighter injured battling Encanto blaze at abandoned home. Encanto fire. Courtesy of San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. An abandoned home was damaged in a fire Saturday in Encanto. An abandoned home was damaged in a fire Saturday in Encanto. (Courtesy of San Diego Fire-Rescue Department).
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County rose seven-tenths of a cent Saturday to $3.599. The average price has increased 10 of the past 11 days, rising 4.9 cents, including 1.2 cents on Friday, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service.
The Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force in San Diego searched Weaks' home Tuesday and found "numerous" child porn files during an initial review, the complaint says. In an interview with the HSI agent, Weaks admitted using the software-sharing program and possessing child porn, the ...

Bayked by the Bay, a music and food festival that's meant to celebrate “4/20”, or national marijuana day, got off to a mellow start Friday afternoon on San Diego Bay. But the event's organizers were expecting larger crowds as the full music lineup kicked in. “The focus is cannabis,” said Will Senn, co-founder ...
A teenager was arrested and another suspect was still on the loose in an armed robbery at a Spring Valley gas station Saturday, authorities said. The robbery happened shortly after noon at the Valero gas station on the 2800 block of Sweetwater Road in Spring Valley, San Diego Sheriff's Department ...
The crash happened around 6:40 p.m. in the 1300 block of East Vista Way, north of Foothill Drive, San Diego County Sheriff Department's (SDSO) Lt. Matthew Glisson. All five of the motorcyclists were from the same motorcycle club, he said. Some members of the club showed up to the scene after the crash ...
San Diego police officers (SDPD) are looking for a man who opened fire in the parking lot of a bar and strip club in Miramar early Saturday morning. The shooting happened around 1:30 in the morning when a bouncer of Goldfingers Gentlemen's Club tried to break up an argument between a man and a ...
A driver in his 60s was killed after he lost control of his pick-up truck in Ramona, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) said. The crash happened around 10:45 a.m. at Pamo and Burma roads Sunday while the man and his two passengers were returning from turkey hunting. The driver had a medical ...
The Padres are helping Hailey Dawson reaching her goal of pitching at all MLB ballpark. NBC 7's Mackenzie Maynard has the story. (Published 11 minutes ago). A girl with a 3D-printed hand threw out the first pitch Saturday in game 3 of the Padres Opening Day series against the Milwaukee Brewers.
SAN DIEGO -- The average price of a gallon of gas in San Diego County increased for the 12th time in the past 13 days on Saturday, continuing a trend that's given way to the highest prices in nearly three years. The average price for a gallon countywide now sits at $3.53. Over the past two weeks prices ...
Easter Brunch and Egg Hunts at San Diego Landmarks. By Brie Stimson. Published at ... The Prado Restaurant at Balboa Park will offer Easter brunch at the San Diego landmark. Don't miss out on the ... Several of San Diego's landmark hotels and institutions are ready to celebrate. The Inn at Rancho Santa ...
As VOSD's Maya Srikrishnan reported this week, San Diego's all-Republican County Board of Supervisors will discuss in closed session later this month whether to follow Orange County's lead and get involved in the lawsuit. County supervisors will also discuss whether to get involved in the state of ...
To commuters' chagrin, gas prices are creeping up to $4 per gallon in certain parts of San Diego County and prices aren't expected to slow down. One downtown driver forked over $50 to fill up his mid-sized sedan. Prices were exactly cheap the last time he refilled, but this one still hurt. “It had been two ...
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - An official who worked with the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office during the investigation into the death of Rebecca Zahau is expected ... The 32-year-old's death was ruled a suicide following a San Diego County Sheriff's Department/Medical Examiner's Office investigation.
San Diego will see sunny skies and a slight uptick in temperatures after a week of wet and cooler-than-average weather, forecasters said Sunday. Temperatures are expected to rise by nine degrees over the course of the week, from 65 degrees on Monday to 74 degrees on Friday, according to the National ...
A giant bronze statue of the animal that inspired the San Diego Zoo was unveiled Sunday at the zoo's entrance. A large crowd gathered outside the zoo when the giant statue of Rex, the very first lion at the zoo and whose roar inspired the zoo's founding back in 1916, was unveiled. "I think it's just iconic and ...
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - San Diego County officials are stepping up their efforts to tackle the growing problem of drug addiction. With the opioid crisis hitting the San Diego region hard, officials plan to devote more money and resources towards the Substance Use Disorders (SUDs) Treatment Delivery System.
The suit is a class action filed by San Diego-based attorney Paul Neuharth Jr. and Seattle-based attorney Robert Teel on behalf of Miller Marks, a San Diego resident and sewer customer. It alleges the department is mixing two pots of money that are supposed be separated to find the $67 million needed to ...
San Diego allows residents to place expanded polystyrene food ware containers in the curbside recycling bins. This is not a viable option. The city contracted HF&H Consultants as an objective third party group to determine if curb-side pickup of expanded polystyrene was feasible. The results from multiple ...
Two county supervisors proposed Monday that tourniquets be kept in government buildings to help boost survival rates in the event of a mass shooting. Supervisors Dianne Jacob and Ron Roberts advocate placing tourniquets at county parks and buildings, educating staff on how to use them and ...
The whale washed up onto Black's Beach Monday morning. NBC 7's Gaby Rodriguez reports live. (Published 4 hours ago). A dead grey whale that washed up near Black's Beach Monday was towed to Fiesta Island in Mission Bay where it awaits disposal. Newschopper 7 recorded the video showing a boat ...
SAN DIEGO – A 73-year-old San Diego doctor is accused of writing fraudulent prescriptions for highly addictive opioid pain medications to dead patients, fake patients and inmates who never visited him as part of a “pill mill” operation that diverted legitimate narcotics for illicit purposes. Dr. Egisto Salerno ...
The San Diego County Sheriff's Department is aware several schools in our jurisdictions will be participating in the #ENOUGH National School Walkout. We respect everyone's right to express themselves in a peaceful and respectful manner. We would ask that students and administrators communicate with ...
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Making the first trip of his administration to California, President Donald Trump traveled to Otay Mesa Tuesday to view prototypes of his proposed border wall, saying after the tour he prefers a barrier that allows law enforcement to see through into Mexico. Trump spent about an hour ...
The San Diego Music Awards are less than a week away so for the next few days, you can really get out and experience many of the nominees at various events, including tonight at the Casbah. Mix it up with nominees Sarah Petite, the Hiroshima Mockingbirds, Euphoria Brass Band, and Bad Kids, and ...
A San Diego-based doctor was arrested alongside seven other suspects accused of running a “pill mill” operation that allegedly included the doctor writing opioid prescriptions for dead or jailed “patients.” The Office of U.S. Attorney Southern District of California Adam L. Braverman announced details of the ...
Fearing a lawsuit from activist attorney Cory Briggs, San Diego's downtown redevelopment agency is ready to sever its ties to a housing project in ... But Briggs sent the city a letter on the day of the vote saying it had found an old lobbying disclosure form that Rath had filed with San Diego County showing ...
Three winter storms will be approaching San Diego over the next several days, with the first moving into the county Tuesday night. Mainly light rain will begin spreading southward into Orange and southwestern San Bernardino counties Tuesday and then across western Riverside and San Diego counties, ...
President Donald Trump visited the border wall prototypes that stand just a few feet from the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday during his first official visit to San Diego. The president was joined by Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen and border agents and officers as he viewed the eight different ...
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - We all have heard the saying that "breakfast is the most important meal of the day". Not this weekend though! That title belongs to brunch! BruchCon will be invading San Diego Sunday, March 4. The acclaimed food and drink festival which dedicates itself to brunch, is kicking off its ...
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Rain runoff has prompted a warning for swimmers, surfers, and beachgoers in San Diego County. As showers move through the area, urban rain runoff may force large amounts of bacteria to wash into coastal waters, including San Diego Bay and Mission Bay, county officials warned ...
The San Diego Unified School District has created a page on its website for people who aren't knowledgeable in public finance. It's called “Budgets 101.” And about midway down the page, there's a question about whether it's wise to expend certain state funds set aside for “one-time” use to cover ongoing ...
In your opinion, what's more likely to happen: a bi-partisan deal to protect DACA or a bi-partisan deal on gun control? DACA. Gun control. I have no opinion / I'm not following this story. Next. Insights powered by CivicScience | Privacy Policy. What is the primary reason you recently purchased an unknown, ...
NBC 7's First Alert Radar showed a storm front making its way from Los Angeles County into San Diego County Friday evening. The first effects of the storm entered the county at about 9 p.m.. Off-and-on rain soaked Oceanside and northern Carlsbad and moved into other parts of North County, bringing ...
Thousands of San Diego residents united Saturday morning for a run to remember a Poway teenager whose vibrant life was tragically cut short, and to spread love and light to the community. At 7:30 a.m., locals hit the pavement for the 8th Annual Finish Chelsea's Run, a 5K walk/run in memory of Chelsea ...
A San Diego police officer was involved in a shooting in Little Italy just before 7 p.m. Saturday. Several police patrol cars were at the corner of India and Ash streets. SDPD officials confirmed the officer involved was not injured. The shooting happened right in front of Music Box, according to an NBC 7 News ...


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