Crime Rate Ticks Up In La Mesa And Throughout County
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LA MESA -- The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) released its annual comparative crime report Wednesday and La Mesa, like the region itself, has… Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on April 10, 2013 at 5:53pm —
Distracted Driving Tickets Surpass 100 Mark
LA MESA -- The police crackdown on texting and cell phoning while driving continues with more than 105 tickets issued since January. See Traffic Information below.
Case Highlights: On April 5, 2013 at approximately 10:20 AM,… Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on April 10, 2013 at 6:48am —
How would you like to live in a land run and totally controlled by the insane? How about a place ruled and governed by bloated, self-important, posturing toad lookalikes never sure of what to do next and relying upon gossip and rumor from equally stupid neighbors for far reaching decisions which do and will impact the lives of every other "citizen"? How about this ruling class making itself so insulated from the great… Continue
Added by David Stanley on April 9, 2013 at 11:21pm —
On Friday April 5th at approximately 4PM the La Mesa City Clerk issued a notice that the April 9 4PM City Council Meeting was cancelled due to "a lack of agenda items." We find this curious! For one regular agenda item, the open public comments portion of every meeting, the City has no way to measure interest outside of actually providing this vital forum. It seems here that because the elected officials could not come up with their own items to discuss, then the…
Added by La Mesa Citizen Oversight Group on April 9, 2013 at 4:30pm —
Gunman Robs Arco, Threatens Clerk
LA MESA -- Just after Midnight Monday night La Mesa police responded to a report of an armed robbery that just occurred at the Arco Station located at 3775 Massachusetts Avenue.
A man armed with a large caliber semi-automatic handgun walked into the… Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on April 9, 2013 at 6:03am —
Have you heard?
There is a congregation
in East San Diego County that is
Extravagantly Welcoming … Continue
Added by Mary Domb Mikkelson on April 8, 2013 at 3:33pm —
Damage To A Big Neighbor
LA MESA -- Damage to a massive tree can be a tremendous loss to a neighborhood. Continue
Residents along Grossmont Boulevard not far from Bancroft woke this weekend to a massive limb on an old pine tree that had splintered.
Owners of the property said the tree had…
Added by La Mesa Today on April 8, 2013 at 9:30am —
The LMCOG has obtained the Helix Water District check register for payments of expenses through March 2013. We encourage our local agencies to be forthcoming and timely in request of public records such as these.
The Del Mar union School district recently lost a court case over public records and, sadly, has to use taxpayer money to pay the $42,500 in legal fees of the plaintiff. Let's hope our own local agencies do not ignore the open government and…
Added by La Mesa Citizen Oversight Group on April 7, 2013 at 3:28pm —
Go to La Mesa Biz Center for the art reception Continue
Added by midge hyde on April 5, 2013 at 1:31pm —
Celebrating The Earth And Good Mileage
MT. HELIX -- East County's Earth Day in Mt. Helix Park will put a special emphasis this year on eco-friendly driving trends.
Added by La Mesa Today on April 5, 2013 at 8:30am —
Student Honored For Leadership
GROSSMONT COLLEGE -- Student Esau Cortez (above) credits Grossmont College with changing his life, but he is the one making an impact in student government.
Cortez was chosen as the 2013 Young Luminary during the second annual San Diego Latino Champion… Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on April 5, 2013 at 8:00am —
Two Men Sought In Kidnapping Attempt
SPRING VALLEY -- Sheriff's Deputies are looking for two men who attempted to kidnap a young woman in Spring Valley Thursday morning.
Deputies say two men tried to kidnap a 17-year-old girl in Spring Valley just before 11 Thursday morning as she… Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on April 5, 2013 at 7:49am —
Pictured (from left to right) Dr. Michael T. Long, 2013 board president, Grossmont Healthcare District: La Mesa Mayor Art Madrid; Connie Conard, board chair, Grossmont Hospital Foundation; Dr. Brian Moore, chief of staff, Sharp Grossmont Hospital; Michele Tarbet,… Continue
Added by Gina Garcia on April 4, 2013 at 7:00am —
As we proceed through each day we are bombarded with statistics cited by television "reporters" (actually 'news readers'), politicians and anyone else pushing themselves into the temporary limelight. Statistics give the impression of solid knowledge, of indepth study, of, well, in words of single syllable, pure ca-ca. More often than not the cited statistics are either exaggerated, only partially correct, totally… Continue
Added by David Stanley on April 3, 2013 at 4:29am —
El Cajon Brewery Goes Flat
The City of El Cajon Tuesday issued the following statement regarding what had at one-time been a lynchpin business for its downtown development efforts.
El CAJON -- After previous good faith attempts to continue operation, the El Cajon Brewing… Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on April 2, 2013 at 9:32pm —
Now, Remember THIS:
Recall Khrushchev banging his shoe back… Continue
Added by David Stanley on April 2, 2013 at 9:10pm —
Love Of Bradbury Burns Anew
LA MESA -- For the second year in a row, the Write Out Loud organization brought a simple reading to the… Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on April 2, 2013 at 8:30pm —
Keeping Valuables Out of View
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LA MESA -- Thieves often choose a car to burglarize by what valuables are left visible inside the car.… Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on April 2, 2013 at 8:53am —
Added by Janie Garcia on April 1, 2013 at 9:07pm —
When the little sprouts at Cuyamaca College’s Child Development Center sit down for lunch, they’ll soon be munching fruits and veggies from their very own garden, one they’ll cultivate with the help of local seniors.… Continue
Added by Della Elliott on April 1, 2013 at 2:30pm —