City Council candidates spar over residency requirements

Kim-and-Cate

Carol Kim, candidate for the 6th City Council District seat, has accused her opponent Chris Cate of falsifying documents with respect to his primary residence. Ms. Kim asserts that candidate Cate has claimed two different “primary residences,” one in the 6th District where he is running for City Council and another in North County, where [...]

KGTV10News Civility Project gives DeMaio ad ‘F’ (VIDEO)

KGTV10

SAN DIEGO — The new Carl DeMaio TV ad has been given a grade of ‘F’ by the 10News Civility Project, which analyzes political ads for truth and accuracy. The ad was created by the NRCC, the National Republican Congressional Committee, a national political action group and was not paid for or created by the [...]

Proposal to rename local school in honor of Sen. Christine Kehoe moves forward

Christine Kehoe

SAN DIEGO – The GLBT Historic Task Force is urging community members to attend a public meeting to discuss the potential naming of a local elementary school in honor of former State Sen. Christine Kehoe Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m.  The meeting will take place at Florence Elementary School, 3914 First Ave., San Diego, [...]

Peters campaign unveils new TV ad: ‘Cares’ (VIDEO)

Scott Peters - Cares

SAN DIEGO – The Scott Peters for Congress Campaign released its fourth TV ad, Cares, today. The ad tells the story of Michael Renstrom, a Republican and Vietnam War veteran, who spent decades trying to get his medical records from the VA before Rep. Peters finally got him the help he needed. The ad will air throughout [...]

‘Concerned Students’ rally against sexual assault on SDSU campus

Concerned Students

Thursday, Sept. 25 at 12:30 p.m., “Concerned Students” will stage a second rally in front of San Diego State University’s Hepner Hall to protest against SDSU’s lack of action in the fight against sexual violence happening on their campus and also to call for Gov. Brown to sign the new ‘Yes Means Yes’ legislation. With [...]

Speaker Toni G. Atkins encourages businesses to apply for job-creating tax credits

Toni Atkins Photo: Big Mike

SACRAMENTO – Assembly Speaker Toni G. Atkins reminded employers Tuesday they will have one month starting next Monday to apply for a share of $45 million in tax credits to help expand and make new hires. The program, California Competes, is available to businesses of any size, and a quarter of the money has been [...]

Four robbers get 6-11 years in prison for ‘pistol whip’ robbery series

San Diego Superior Court

Four men who participated in the “pistol-whip” robbery series in Hillcrest, North Park, and elsewhere were sentenced Sept. 19 to terms ranging from 11 to six years in prison. The series was noted for four victims being hit over the head with a gun and other victims being ordered at gunpoint to lay prone on [...]

AHF opens specialized HIV clinic in Hillcrest

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) has expanded its support of public health in the San Diego community by opening its first specialized HIV clinic in the area Sept. 9, offering specialized, client-centered HIV/AIDS care through its Hillcrest location. A private reception and ribbon cutting was hosted at the clinic Tuesday Sept. 9. The health care center [...]

Fourth incident of vandalism at MCC

A fourth incident of vandalism has occurred to the Metropolitan Community Church in San Diego when someone used a marker on a window to print out seemingly random words. The graffiti was erased before Sunday services and a photo of it was sent to a San Diego Police officer who has collected the images of [...]

North Park terror suspect remains in jail at $5 million bail

A man suspected of stalking and attacking women who walked alone at night in North Park remained in jail on $5 million bail after his attorney withdrew a bid Tuesday to seek a bail reduction. David Angelo Drake II, 23, will next appear in San Diego Superior Court on Friday and his attorney will seek [...]

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