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Added by Gina Garcia on February 27, 2014 at 11:36pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- The City Council set a clear 2014 record Tuesday night for the shortest meeting of the year.
The council breezed through a light agenda in just under 45 minutes and no item caused any contention in the sometimes contentious group.
Case Highlights: On February 18,at approximately 7:40 a.m. the La Mesa Police Department received a call of a pedestrian robbery that had just occurred in the 4000 block of Yale Avenue. Two unknown suspects asked the victim to use his phone…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on February 24, 2014 at 3:26pm — No Comments
LA JOLLA -- La Mesa Police Capt. David Bond got up Saturday he decided to throw on a sports coat and head to La Jolla to attend a seminar that was to feature District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis, City Police Chief Bill Landsdowne and drug…Continue
LA MESA -- The looming return of free running poultry to the single family homes all over the Jewel of the Hills makes this journalist's mind race.
How to gird oneself for such a shift in local culture?
Dog bites man is not news. Man bites…
LA MESA -- Police are continuing to issue warnings about burglars in the wake of a number of incidents, including cases in which people are soliciting door-to-door without a license in a possible attempt to unoccupied home.
See Case Highlights and Crime…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on February 21, 2014 at 3:17pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- It looks like the chickens are coming home to roost in the Jewel of the Hills.
The city's Planning Commission Wednesday voted unanimously to recommend allowing single-family homeowners throughout the city to own at least a few poultry if they…
What can Frank at "What A Dish!" do for your next party or special event. How about you worry about the guest list and let him set the table! Not just a table,however, but the most exquisitely decorated table you and your guests have ever seen. Allow him to set the table while you relax and take all the credit-he's OK with that because that's…Continue
LA MESA -- The City Council's second Town Hall meeting moved from the west to northeast La Mesa and found a large audience with many more concerns and a bit more vitriol than encountered recently in Rolando.
A two-hour meeting at Northmont Elementary…Continue
Seniors Keeping Track Of Health News
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 senior discussion group presentation on “Top Health News Stories of 2013,” from 10 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 26. The public is invited to attend, and RSVP is not required. The speaker will be Kathy Quinn, Herrick Library…Continue
Added by rick griffin on February 15, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments
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Hearts Go Out To School's Supporters
LA MESA -- There is a lot of change in the air at La Mesa Middle…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on February 14, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
LA MESA -- The Boys & Girls Clubs of East County Foundation has recruited more than 30 La Mesa community leaders who have begun raising $4.45 million. That figure represents the remaining half of $8.9 million needed to build a new clubhouse in…Continue
Added by rick griffin on February 13, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- And so, Valentine's Day -- another Holy Day of Obligation -- looms. Many men will no doubt be hearing the word uttered in conversations and then freeze with…Continue
Local artists Hazel Ross, Dixie Sampier and Jean Waters will be hosting an artists' reception from noon till 2 pm on Saturday 15th February in the San Carlos Library. The show, which is on display until the end of the month, focuses on the collage work done by these award winning local artists.
Pictured here is "Eco-Elephant Baby" an award winner in the 2013…Continue
Added by hazel ross on February 12, 2014 at 5:54pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- In February of 2011 I wrote something in this space about Valentine's Day. It had to do with what I thought might be the reason I'm not overly fond of Valentine's Day. A date gone wrong, teenage hopes dashed, other girl in the picture. The usual…Continue
Added by chris shea on February 12, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- The three recent fires that have hit the greater downtown La Mesa area have had some residents wondering about the causes of these blazes.
But fire officials Tuesday said only one of the three fires appears to have been of suspicious…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on February 11, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- At its last regular meeting, the City Council let die without a second a proposal by Mayor Art Madrid to seek national All-American City status for this city.
At Tuesday night's meeting, council members learned the effort is going on…
Case Highlights: On February 6, 2014 at approximately 5:45 p.m., La Mesa Police Department responded to a report of a robbery that had just occurred at the Target store located at 5500 Grossmont Center Drive. A Target Loss Prevention Officer…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on February 11, 2014 at 10:48am — No Comments
Morning Fire Damaged La Mesa Apartment
LA MESA -- An unit at the Crestview Apartment building at…Continue
A Theater Revival Takes Root In La Mesa
LA MESA -- When Scott Feldsher graduated from the University of California San Diego in 1985, he and a some friends from the school's energetic theater program thought…Continue