Love where you live!
One year ago on October 30, 2012, I moved into my new store at 8219 La Mesa Boulevard. La Mesa Van and Storage brought the entire contents of my previous location and unloaded it all into this cherished space on the day before Halloween. One year has passed! It’s impossible to believe.
A little while ago, I watched as two young women each picked up copies of the books I give away from their red wheelbarrow home outside the front door. One woman picked up The Adventures of Davey…Continue
LA MESA -- City police are offering Halloween tips and warnings. See Crime Prevention below:
Case Highlights: During July through September 2013, the value of one item stolen from an unlocked vehicle or during a vehicle burglary…Continue
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Discovering Classic Jewels In These Hills
LA MESA -- Like the subtle changing of the leaves and the…Continue
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Market Shines For Anniversary
LA MESA -- The collection of farmers, bread makers, olive oil purveyors…Continue
Baked French Toast
Preheat oven to 350
Grease a 3-quart baking dish with 3 Tbl of melted butter
Cut one, 1-pound challah loaf ( this is a…Continue
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LA MESA -- Police are beefing up traffic patrols on Halloween night and are targeting drunk and distracted drivers.
See Traffic Information below.
Case Highlights: On Saturday October 18, at approximately 6:38 P.M.,…Continue
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LA MESA -- For the second meeting in a row, the City Council moved quietly through a routine agenda until the subject of term limits once again stirred oratory, political posturing and philosophical jousting.
Council member Kristine…Continue
LA MESA -- The earliest sign of the holidays coming to the Jewel of the Hills is the sight of John Vigil and his band of helpers spending Saturday morning stringing Christmas lights through the trees along La Mesa Boulevard.
LA MESA -- Crews worked throughout the day Friday on a trench that will eventually extend new, higher capacity fiber optics through La Mesa Village.
The project is part of a Cox Communication…
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LA MESA -- A robber wearing a blood clown face Halloween mask robbed the 7-11 store on Amaya Drive early Thursday morning.
Police said the…Continue
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This second restaurant won't…Continue
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 “Tai Chi for Seniors,” from 10 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23. The…Continue
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LA MESA -- After a soft opening Tuesday night, the Cohn Restaurant Group's newest effort -- Bo-beau Kitchen + Garden -- is welcoming all comers tonight.
In a matter of just months, the group has transformed the former Gingham Restaurant space into a…Continue
Students Win Street Art Contest
EAST COUNTY -- La Mesa's Grossmont High School District's art students from Mount Miguel High School in Spring Valley triumphed on Sunday, October 13, when they won first place award for educational team effort in Little Italy's Festa Italiano Chalk Art competition. This is the third year in a row for Mount Miguel's student teams, led by their teacher Paula…Continue
MT. HELIX -- Dodging the human pilots who buzz Mt. Helix every Sunday on their flights from Gillespie Field, this avian visitor soared by around cocktail hour and spent some time moving from tree to tree.
There was much discussion of its type, but no conclusion.…
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Police Catch Car Burglar At Grossmont Center
LA MESA -- A quick responding police officer apprehended a man who had been caught burglarizing a shopper's car on Saturday.
Police said that about 7:30 p.m., officers responded to a report of a vehicle burglary that just occurred in the parking lot of Grossmont Center, located at 5500 Grossmont Center Drive. The victim advised the police that a male…Continue
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Open House Draws Large Crowds
LA MESA -- Firefighters and emergency medical personnel spent Saturday doing demonstrations and…Continue
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