Love where you live!
Every Thursday I facilitate a caregiver support group at the La Mesa Adult Enrichment Center. Those who attend are often relieved to be in a group where others are dealing with similar situations. We share, encourage and bond. We focus on rementia theory, the topic of my recently published book "Getting REAL About Alzheimer's: Rementia through Engagement, Assistance, and Love." Book reading and reception are fast approaching, Oct. 23rd at Cosmo's and Maxwell's House of Books. See events…Continue
Added by Kassandra A King on October 15, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- Crime prevention can involve subtle little steps that make your home less attractive than others to the burglars looking for easy touches. See Crime Prevention Below.
Case Highlights: On Friday, October 10th, 2014 at…
Added by La Mesa Today on October 15, 2014 at 11:25am — No Comments
LA MESA -- Elections are the black holes in the government universe. The closer election day comes, the stronger the political gravity. It starts pulling on everything, eventually drawing all activity to a standstill.
Tuesday's council meeting had some…
LA MESA -- The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) presented a Gold Beacon Award for Excellence to the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) at Sharp Grossmont Hospital. Sharp Grossmont’s MICU is just one of 91 nursing units in the nation to receive…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on October 13, 2014 at 1:14pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- If dollars were votes, City Council candidates Bill Baber and Mary England and Mayoral candidate Mark Arapostathis would be shoo-ins on election day.
The latest required campaign finance reports show a disparate range of fundraising among…Continue
LA MESA -- Police are looking for a man who brandished a handgun while robbing a motel just off I-8 in La Mesa.
Police said that a 9:10 p.m. on Friday the Motel 6 located at 7621 Alvarado Road was robbed by a suspect armed with a handgun.
The unknown suspect…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on October 11, 2014 at 8:19am — No Comments
LA MESA -- Skipping through the news today I came across an article which caused me pause. Not really "just" pause but in fact visions of history I have studied for many years. The shadows and images of these memories never fail to bring about first a shudder…Continue
Added by David Stanley on October 9, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Mustafah Dhada is a brilliant sculptor and the FusionGlassCo Gallery is privileged to be featuring his work in their Gallery until the end of October. There will be an artist's reception in the Gallery on Saturday 18th October from 5.30-8.30 when there will be an opportunity for the public to meet the artist and…Continue
Added by hazel ross on October 9, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments
Parking Meter Shutoff Begins Next Week
LA MESA -- On September 9, 2014, the La Mesa City Council voted to make all metered parking spaces in the Downtown Village area free in an effort to encourage shopping…Continue
LA MESA -- On his third attempt at winning a City Council seat, Patrick Dean (speaking in photo above) has clearly decided it is time to stand out.
On a warm October evening, with election night just a few brief weeks away, Dean injected an element of…Continue
Added by Minh Nguyen on October 7, 2014 at 12:48pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- I just returned from the chemist's to fill a prescription. I generally drive or walk through the Village daily or at least every…Continue
Added by David Stanley on October 7, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
LA MESA -- Police just before 12:30 p.m. Monday were assisting Heartland Fire & Rescue crews battling a structure fire at 8557 Lemon Avenue.
At 12:45 p.m., Heartland officials said the blaze had grown to two alarms and they recommended avoiding the…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on October 6, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Third in a series of articles on the La Mesa Term Limits By La Mesa Today member Anthony Mc Ivor.
By Anthony D. Mc Ivor
LA MESA -- With Proposition K poised to inflict Municipal Code restrictions on La Mesa voters, the air is rich in…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on October 4, 2014 at 8:05am — No Comments
Celebrating Students and Remembering…Continue
Added by Jay Steiger on October 2, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
Park Station Hears A Big No
By Scott Lafee
LA MESA -- On Wednesday night, the La Mesa planning commission voted 6-1 to approve the environmental impact report (EIR) for the proposed Park Station development, then voted by the same count to…Continue
Oktoberfest Returns To A Street In Transition
LA MESA -- Oktoberfest kicks off Friday and visitors to this year's beer and brats celebration will get at least a taste of the La Mesa Boulevard of the…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on October 1, 2014 at 1:54pm — No Comments
Celebrate 30 years of East County Success
EL CAJON--The East County Economic Development Council (ECEDC), a regional non-profit, business-growth organization founded in 1984, will host its own 30th birthday party with a special…Continue
Added by rick griffin on October 1, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments