September 2012 La Mesa Blog Posts (42)

La Mesa Politics

Amid High Temperatures, Council Races Heating Up

LA MESA -- On the eve of the first big candidates night of the political season, City Council candidate Laura Lothian kicked off her campaign with a gathering at her Lemon Avenue Home.

Signs were distributed to friends and supporters and…

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 12, 2012 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

Weekly Crime Report

Police Plan "Aggressive" Speeding Enforcement

LA MESA -- Police are warning local residents that on-going speeding problems on city streets have the La Mesa police developing a new protocol to combat the problem. See Traffic Information below on the department's weekly crime…

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 12, 2012 at 9:04am — No Comments

La Mesa City Council

A Quiet Night In Local Government

LA MESA -- The La Mesa City Council took the last meeting of August off and might have done the same for the first time out of the blocks in September as well.

The council met Tuesday night but to say the agenda was routine was an understatement. The…

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 11, 2012 at 7:00pm — 6 Comments

9/11 Remembered

After 11 years, Memorials Still Buck Routines

LA MESA -- Eleven years after the terrorist attacks on New York's World Trade Center and the yearly memorials are starting to take on the look and feel of Pearl Harbor for an earlier generation.

Flags flew at half staff across the country.…

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 11, 2012 at 6:48pm — No Comments

La Mesa Schools

Helix Highlanders Need Your Support

The Helix Instrumental Music Program has a long history of excellence.  In past years, our students have competed against the best schools in California and taken home numerous awards.  They have proudly marched in the Tournament of Roses Parade, down Main…

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Added by Helix Instrumental Music Assn on September 10, 2012 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Colleges hold public remembrances of 9/11 attacks

Cuyamaca and Grossmont colleges are holding public remembrances of the Sept.11, 2001 terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people and triggered the global war on terror.

The Associated Students of Cuyamaca College is sponsoring an on-campus display of 2,977 flags, with volunteers from the college, student leaders from Steele Canyon and Monte Vista high schools, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire), area…

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Added by Della Elliott on September 10, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments

It just goes on and on and on .....

Have you been following whats going on and being said since the close of the National Socialists Democratic convention, I mean what the two main thugs are spewing? Totally unable to compete on the performance of the Thugocracy for the past 3 1/2 years, they, Biden and the Black Messiah, continue to light the room filled with their sieg heiling sycophants with filth and diversion they can make up. Biden, the village idiot, just grins and spews anything, most recently daring the Romney/Ryan…

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Added by David Stanley on September 8, 2012 at 8:14pm — No Comments

Crime Watch

Manhunt Near Grossmont

LA MESA -- La Mesa police are currently searching the Grossmont area for a man who is a suspect in a sexual assault on Wakarusa near Briercrest Park.



Police issued a city-wide alert and cautioned citizens to avoid the area while the search is under way. A helicopter is being used.

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 7, 2012 at 2:44pm — 1 Comment

College Prep Middle School (CPMS): Enroll Now!!!

College Prep Middle School (CPMS) still has a few spots available (Grades 5-8) for the 2012-13 school year.  Enroll Now!!!  Small class size (20 students per class!), rigorous academic program, and a nurturing community.  Enrollment documents are available at our website: www.MyCPMS.net or call for more info: (619) 303-2782

Added by Mitchell S. Miller on September 6, 2012 at 10:03am — No Comments

National Socialism on parade!

So, you saw it, you heard it. Are you proud of your party now? Pretty proud are you? You and your fellow "Progressives" (read Nazis) proudly stood and booed as loud as you could when YOUR party elected to PUT BACK the name of GOD into YOUR OWN political platform. Yep, they BOOED! And not just that. Did you giggle when the cameras caught your party faithful…

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Added by David Stanley on September 6, 2012 at 7:41am — No Comments

Questions for La Mesa City Council Candidate Laura Lothian

In an effort to begin a dialog on political issues for the residents of La Mesa, the La Mesa Citizen Oversight Group recently sent a questionnaire to all of the 5 candidates for La Mesa City Council. Each day this week we will post the responses from one of the candidates. The order was a random selection-Patrick Dean,…

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Added by La Mesa Citizen Oversight Group on September 6, 2012 at 7:26am — 1 Comment

Downtown Village Development

Still Seeking The Third Way

LA MESA -- For the second time in a few weeks, two key opponents of the Property Based Improvement District for the La Mesa Village put out a call for a community meeting on choosing a new direction for downtown development. And for a second time, a small crowd…

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 5, 2012 at 10:00pm — 5 Comments

Swirling about the drain

I have tried, I have really tried. I sat through the Republican convention to try to see past the rhetoric and to get the real messages. Well, that done, I told myself I would likewise sit through the Democrat convention and, even though I know for whom I will vote, I want, I must see the other side of the coin. First night came up and, well, it remained predictable. First impressions were: The hall was much smaller,…

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Added by David Stanley on September 5, 2012 at 7:09am — No Comments

La Mesa Environment

Trying To Clean Up Smoking Habits

LA MESA -- Workers were busy Tuesday giving smokers along La Mesa Boulevard an alternative to throwing cigarette butts in the street.

A partnership of the Surfrider Foundation and I Love A Clean San Diego worked with city crews to erect new receptacles…

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 5, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments

Questions for La Mesa City Council Candidate Shannon O'Dunn

In an effort to begin a dialog on political issues for the residents of La Mesa, the La Mesa Citizen Oversight Group recently sent a questionnaire to all of the 5 candidates for La Mesa City Council. Each day this week we will post the responses from one of the candidates. The order was a random selection-Patrick Dean,…

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Added by La Mesa Citizen Oversight Group on September 5, 2012 at 6:04am — No Comments

Questions for La Mesa City Council Candidate Kristine Alessio

In an effort to begin a dialog on political issues for the residents of La Mesa, the La Mesa Citizen Oversight Group recently sent a questionnaire to all of the 5 candidates for La Mesa City Council. Each day this week we will post the responses from one of the candidates. The order was a random selection-Patrick Dean,…

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Added by La Mesa Citizen Oversight Group on September 4, 2012 at 8:07pm — 1 Comment

Weekly Crime Report

La Mesa Police Get A Boost From Neighbors

LA MESA -- In this week's report, police are crediting cross-department cooperation for solving some La Mesa criminal cases. Also, they are offering advice for motorists who find themselves involved in a fender bender…

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 4, 2012 at 2:55pm — No Comments

La Mesa Wildlife

Bird On A Wire

LA MESA -- Sunrise on Labor Day found this feathered friend working hard looking for his morning breakfast. This bird had neighbors along Lemon Avenue near Lake Helix arguing whether this was the same red shouldered hawk that …

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 3, 2012 at 1:30pm — 3 Comments

La Mesa Environment

New Effort To Reduce Cigarette Butt Pollution

LA MESA -- A local collaboration between I Love A Clean San Diego and the Surfrider Foundation, San Diego Chapter will result in fewer cigarette butts plaguing the local environment by improving infrastructure in North Park and La…

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Added by La Mesa Today on September 3, 2012 at 10:43am — 1 Comment

Waiting for the other shoe ...

I have waited and waited just in order to see how the National Socialist Democrats will strut and posture but can wait no longer. Like many of you, I watched the Republican convention and, unlike the droolers and painted freaks actually representing the Democrats, found it pretty interesting. They touched on areas that truly must be addressed and to date have been ignored by the ruling messiah and his Thugocracy.…

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Added by David Stanley on September 3, 2012 at 10:01am — No Comments

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