Love where you live!
The 10 Chick-fil-A restaurants in San Diego County, including the Chick-fil-A restaurant at 9418 Mission Gorge Road, Santee, are preparing to give away thousands of free Chick-fil-A entrées on Wednesday, May 24, as part of their annual Military Appreciation Night.
Between 4 and 7 p.m., any active duty member of the military or retired veteran with a military ID or proof of service, along with their immediate family members, will receive their choice of a free entrée. Choices…Continue
Added by rick griffin on May 23, 2017 at 11:47am — No Comments
Getting To The Center Of Peripheral Neuropathy
LA MESA -- The Grossmont Healthcare District’s Dr. William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library, 9001 Wakarusa St. in La Mesa, will host “All About…Continue
Added by rick griffin on May 16, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments
DONATE your gently used items on Sunday, June 4 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. and Monday through Wednesday,
June 5 - 7, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
HUGE SALE open to the public Friday, June 9 from 7:30 a.m. to 2…Continue
Added by Roxie Thiessen on May 15, 2017 at 4:30pm — No Comments
LA MESA --The volunteer citizens group monitoring the spending of millions of dollars in public funds for new and improved…Continue
Added by rick griffin on May 10, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments
The 18th annual East County Senior Health Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, May 12, at the La Mesa Community Center, 4975 Memorial Dr., La Mesa. Admission is free. No advance registration is necessary.
The East County Senior Services Providers, a coalition of community organizations and agencies serving seniors in the East County, said the health fair will feature more than 60 exhibit booths, along with free health screenings for stroke, blood pressure,…Continue
Added by rick griffin on May 6, 2017 at 11:44am — No Comments
A final push is underway to locate any old photographs, faded newspaper clippings, promotional materials and other historical documents for possible inclusion in a yet-to-be-published book chronicling the history of Grossmont Hospital and Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD).
“The public is invited to submit items that might be included in this history book,” said Michael Emerson, GHD board president. “If you think it’s interesting and relevant, then we’d like to see and…Continue
Added by rick griffin on April 28, 2017 at 5:01pm — No Comments
Inspiration At Mt. Miguel Village
SPRING VALLEY -- During the 2017 Inspiration Awards…Continue
Added by Wendy D'Alessandro on April 21, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
The Grossmont Healthcare District’s Dr. William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library, 9001 Wakarusa St. in La Mesa, will host “The Gift of My Life,” a free program on advance healthcare planning, from 10 to 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 26. The program is part of the library’s “Wellness Wednesday” series, normally held on the fourth Wednesday of the month. Admission is free. Light refreshments will be served. Advance RSVP is not necessary. Handouts will be available.
Added by rick griffin on April 18, 2017 at 11:21am — No Comments
Bettie Wells Joins Grossmont Board
LA MESA -- El Cajon resident Bettie Wells has been appointed to serve on the Grossmont Hospital Corporation (GHC) board of directors as a representative of the Grossmont…Continue
Added by rick griffin on April 6, 2017 at 10:00am — No Comments
LA MESA -- New research shows that 7-in-10 people engage in smartphone activities while driving. It’s no longer safe to assume that people are just texting from behind the wheel; it involves taking selfies, watching videos and checking social media.
On Thursday, March 30, AT&T pioneers and La Mesa…Continue
Added by Lana Eriksson on April 5, 2017 at 12:10pm — No Comments
First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) selected AT&T to build and manage the first broadband network dedicated to America’s police, firefighters and emergency medical services (EMS). The FirstNet network will cover all 50 states, 5 U.S. territories and the District of Columbia, including rural communities and tribal lands in those states and territories.
This is a much needed investment in America’s…Continue
Added by Lana Eriksson on April 2, 2017 at 6:35pm — No Comments
Springtime in La Mesa, means it is time for another Broadway musical production from La Mesa's own Peter Pan Junior Theater. Now in its 47th year, PPJT was started by Mr. Bob Kuhne while a teacher at Casa De Oro Elementary school. Mr. Kuhne brought the theater to La Mesa when he moved to Lemon Ave. Elementary School to teach 6th grade. Twenty-five years ago Kuhne handed the theater over to Dr. Mark Arapostathis, co-founder of La Mesa Arts Academy, Director of Theatre Arts at LMAAC and the…Continue
Added by LM Today on April 1, 2017 at 8:30pm — No Comments
The Joy of Easter
LA MESA -- Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James and, depending on which Gospel you read, one or two other women – Joanna? Salome? – arrived together on the third day to find Jesus’ tomb empty, then…Continue
Added by Mary Domb Mikkelson on April 1, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Take A Test, Get A Meal
LA MESA -- To commemorate Tuesday, March 28 as the American Diabetes Association’s “Alert Day,” the nine Chick-fil-A restaurants in San Diego County, including the Chick-fil-A…Continue
Added by rick griffin on March 22, 2017 at 3:30pm — No Comments
The San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce will present “Health Fair Saturday,” one of the largest annual free health fairs in San Diego’s East County region, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 25, in the promenade area near the movie theaters at the Grossmont Center mall, 5500 Grossmont Center Drive, La Mesa.
Chamber staff said the event will feature about 40 information booths offering health screenings by Sharp Grossmont Hospital health professionals for stroke…Continue
Added by rick griffin on March 20, 2017 at 3:32pm — No Comments
The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD), a public agency that supports various health-related community programs and services in San Diego’s East County region, awarded $88,500 in scholarships to 39 high school students who have expressed interest in a career as a healthcare professional. The scholarships were presented at the GHD board meeting on Friday, March 17.
The students from the 20 local high schools in the East Region were selected by school administrators for their…Continue
Added by rick griffin on March 17, 2017 at 2:59pm — No Comments
A Chance To 'Ask The Pharmacist'
LA MESA -- The Grossmont Healthcare District’s Dr. William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library, 9001 Wakarusa St. in La Mesa, will host a free program on “Ask the…Continue
Added by rick griffin on March 7, 2017 at 8:00am — No Comments
Making San Diego The Smartest City
SAN DIEGO -- “America’s Finest City” is also becoming the smartest. The City of San Diego recently announced a $30 million investment to deploy the world’s largest smart city IoT sensor platform in partnership with Current, powered by GE. Transforming 3,200 street lights into a connected digital infrastructure, San Diego will collect real-time sensor data across the city…Continue
Added by Lana Eriksson on February 27, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Looking For A Few Good Heroes
LA MESA -- The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) is seeking nominees for its 2017 Healthcare Heroes Awards. Now in its 11th year, the Healthcare Heroes is GHD’s…Continue
Added by rick griffin on February 20, 2017 at 2:00pm — No Comments