February 2013 La Mesa Blog Posts (35)

Crime Watch

Man Attempts To Abduct Young Cyclist

LA MESA -- Police are looking for a man who they say attempted to abduct a girl riding her bike on Dallas Street Tuesday evening.

Police said that at approximately 6:23 p.m., police responded to a report of an attempted kidnapping that occurred in…


Added by La Mesa Today on February 12, 2013 at 9:30pm — No Comments

La Mesa Safe Routes To School

Volunteers Needed To Assure School Walkers' Safety

LA MESA—The La Mesa Walk ‘n’ Roll Safe Routes to School program will be hosting several informational meetings to recruit new volunteers for the remainder of the 2012-2013 school year. The program is looking for 50 additional older adult (50+…


Added by La Mesa Today on February 11, 2013 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Helix Charter High School

Champions Come From Challenged Students

Photo above from last year's event.

LA MESA -- Helix Charter High's students are holding a special event for students with disabilities this week.

Here are the details:

WHO: Students from…


Added by Chris Lavin on February 11, 2013 at 3:00pm — No Comments

La Mesa City Council

Report Supports Shrinking Oktoberfest

LA MESA -- On-going meetings between city staff and the organizers of La Mesa's annual Oktoberfest have included several proposals that would significantly change the annual celebration.

A report prepared in preparation of Tuesday's City Council…


Added by La Mesa Today on February 11, 2013 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

"Assassinating" American Citizens??

Once again, and on a regular basis, "We the people" find ourselves in the fog of political distraction in the form of another manufactured "crises". Can the Messiah and his merry band of thugs legitimately and Constitutionally "assassinate" American citizens? Now, you recognize that I loath and detest anything and everything about YOUR Messiah on both a personal and professional level and practically everything about…


Added by David Stanley on February 8, 2013 at 11:12am — No Comments

La Mesa Arts

Looking For New Artists

LA MESA -- Always looking for new artists. Check out next show info at BizCenterArt.com artist's page as well as info about artists informal, informational pot luck on Monday, Feb. 25.

And I am beginning an Artist's Way class in March, starting Tue. March 5th . Call Midge for…


Added by midge hyde on February 8, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments

Mardi Gras Service at UCCLM

Added by Mary Domb Mikkelson on February 8, 2013 at 7:04am — No Comments

On La Mesa: After The Centennial

Agenda for a Second Century

LA MESA -- When Sarah Golden and Scott Feldsher moved into a home in the hills…


Added by Chris Lavin on February 8, 2013 at 6:00am — 9 Comments

Crime Watch

Police Dog Bites Police Man

LA MESA -- On February 4, 2013 at approximately 8:30 p.m., La Mesa Police Sergeant Michael Pierce was bitten by a police canine while searching for a suspect.

At 7:49 pm, La Mesa Police responded to a report of a disturbance in the 8200 block of Orchard Avenue in La Mesa. It was reported that two adult brothers were arguing inside their residence, and one of the subjects…


Added by La Mesa Today on February 7, 2013 at 12:40pm — 1 Comment

Helix Charter High School

Helix Honors Veterans with Heroes' Garden

LA MESA -- Helix Charter High School and The Mission Continues have established The Helix Heroes' Garden to honor veterans with ties to the school. A crowd of approximately 75 students, staff, and community members attended the inaugural…


Added by Jennifer Osborn on February 6, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments

Weekly Crime Report

Cops Identify, Arrest ATM Bandit

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LA MESA -- East County law enforcement teamed up to stop a one-man ATM crime spree that included a La Mesa robbery. Also, police are targeting large sporting…


Added by La Mesa Today on February 5, 2013 at 11:42am — No Comments

La Mesa People

Betty White Belongs In La Mesa!

Greetings fellow readers!

My name is Lucy. I am a mild mannered resident of La Mesa and have been for the last five years. Coming from Queens, NY (streets of grime and crime) I found that moving cross country to a town like…


Added by Lucy Cabezas on February 3, 2013 at 7:30am — No Comments

The Second Amendment vs self serving hypocrites

For an opening salvo, allow me to state: I do not hunt.  I do not own a rifle.  I do own handguns, have used them and will willingly use them again in the future if necessary. I support a broad, national background check for ALL firearm sales. I believe in complete exclusion of any person with ANY questionable mental issues for prospective buyers. I see no reason for the possession of what the hypocrites in the…


Added by David Stanley on February 2, 2013 at 6:46pm — No Comments

Open Enrollment for New Student (2/11 - 3/15/13)

Prospective Tiger Families:
Open Enrollment for NEW STUDENTS

(Grades 5 -…

Added by Mitchell S. Miller on February 1, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Weekly Crime Report

Gunman Haunts An ATM

Click on the graphic above for a more readable version of the weekly crime statistics.

LA MESA -- A man robbed at an ATM and the dangers of texting while driving highlight this week's crime report.

Case Highlights:

On January…


Added by La Mesa Today on February 1, 2013 at 6:56am — 1 Comment

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