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LA MESA -- The effort to fund a new Boys & Girls Club on the campus of La Mesa Middle School is taking a different track this week -- literally.
Planners for a 5K Walkathon to be held Saturday were busy meeting Monday morning at…
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By Chris Lavin
La Mesa Today Editor
LA MESA -- After more than three decades in public service to La Mesa, Art Madrid is recognized wherever he goes. Old friends, constituents, the sons and daughters of former campaign workers, residents who sought help from or sometimes fought with City Hall.
They come up and…
As with fashion, dinnerware and tabletop are also influenced by industry designers trying to incorporate new trends in color, shape and patterns into their tableware collections.
With that, imaginative inspiration for new Spring/Summer collections are beginning to show up in many…Continue
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LA MESA -- The Peter Pan Jr. Theater marks its 44th year with a production of Oliver starting this week.
The play features a cast of 90 4th through 8th grade students living within the La Mesa Spring Valley School District.
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LA MESA -- The commercial district along La Mesa Boulevard near Jackson Drive continues to get richer with the looming opening of what may be the most creative bar to spring up since Bo-Beau entered the Village scene last year.…Continue
LA MESA -- Watching the La Mesa government machine is truly a tale of two cities these days.
Professional city staff quietly goes about pretty sophisticated operations in efficient, laudatory ways, while the elected oversight can look more and more…
LA MESA -- A heavy police presence in the 4500 block of 4th Street in La Mesa Tuesday morning brought a lot of notice from local residents as police agencies were working on crime prevention activities.
Matt Nicholas, the La Mesa Police…
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LA MESA -- A breakup may have led to a fight and a stabbing in La Mesa early Monday morning.
Police said that at 5:19 a.m., La Mesa Police were notified by Grossmont Hospital staff that a stabbing victim had just been brought into the hospital.…Continue
Council Will Weigh Madrid Proposals
As the political season has approached, Madrid, who has experienced La Mesa's realpolitik…Continue
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The people of the United Church of Christ of La Mesa (UCCLM) invite you to share Holy Week with them – the palm procession and telling of the Passion on Palm Sunday; a Tenebrae service commemorating the Last Supper on Maundy Thursday; witnessing the story, significance and impact of Jesus’ crucifixion on Good Friday and celebrating His resurrection on Easter…Continue
Added by Mary Domb Mikkelson on March 20, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Second of a two-part report on the La Mesa Today Voter Survey 2014.
LA MESA -- The La Mesa Today 2014…Continue
The First of A Two Part Report On The La Mesa Poll.
Click On Any Graphic For A Larger, More Easily Read Version.…Continue
Gains National Attention for “Concert for Music in our School’s Month”
La Mesa, CA (March 17, 2014) – Through a music education…Continue
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Well, it is finally here! The announcement that every Fiestaware collector waits for, the release for the newest color for 2014. Yesterday morning, at the International Home and Gift Show in Chicago, the Homer Laughlin China Company reveled the name and color of the newest hue-AND THE WINNER IS POPPY!!!!!!…Continue
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LA MESA -- Just after 2 p.m. Thursday, a man walked into a local credit union, handed the teller a note and walked out with cash.
Police said at 2:11p.m. a robbery alarm call came in from the North…Continue
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By Russell Buckley
LA MESA -- At Thursday's Strategic Planning Workshop (open to the public every year) a number of important topics were discussed - none more consequential than La Mesa's rising pension costs. A well respected actuary named…Continue
An Adventurous Journey with Alice in Wonderland
EAST COUNTY -- Young Actors’ Theatre is pleased to announce the opening of the stage version of the family classic Alice in Wonderland under the direction of Gerardo Flores and choreographer Katie Wallace. The cast, residents of East County areas of La Mesa, Spring Valley, Santee, Lakeside, and El Cajon are high…Continue
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LA MESA -- The City Council Thursday is spending a full day discussing the city's long-term plans and challenges.
The meeting, held in the public meeting room at the city's Fire Station on Allison Avenue began with a discussion of the city's finances which…
Raising Funds For La Mesa Teen Effort
LA MESA -- Police Chief Ed Aceves and his department officers are hosting a public dinner March 20th to raise funds for its community outreach Peer Support efforts. See poster for details above. Call Dani Womack for tickets…Continue
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