Love where you live!
All-Aboard: San Diego Railroad History Highlighted in Downtown La Mesa,
You’re invited to drop-by La Mesa Depot Museum on Tuesday July 23
The Pacific Southwest Railway Museum…Continue
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Mr. Ybarra goes to Washington,
La Mesa man with ALS disease to meet with D.C. politicos
It began with unexplainable fatigue then weakness in his left arm and shoulder for Jessy Ybarra of La Mesa. “I regularly worked out with my trainer 3 days a week…Continue
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La Mesa resident, Legendary NBA Coach
Don Casey to be honored at ALS Association’s
2019 ALS Fiesta, fundraising dinner May 23
The ALS Association Greater San Diego Chapter will…Continue
Added by rick griffin on May 13, 2019 at 10:30am — No Comments
Take A Test, Get A Meal
LA MESA -- To commemorate Tuesday, March 28 as the American Diabetes Association’s “Alert Day,” the nine Chick-fil-A restaurants in San Diego County, including the Chick-fil-A restaurant at 9418 Mission Gorge Road, Santee, will giveaway free food to…Continue
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To commemorate Tuesday, March 22 as the American Diabetes Association’s “Alert Day,” the nine Chick-fil-A restaurants in San Diego County, including the Chick-fil-A restaurant at 9418 Mission Gorge Road, Santee, will giveaway free food to customers who find out their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.
Held annually on the fourth Tuesday in March, the ADA’s Alert Day encourages people to find out their risk of developing diabetes by taking the ADA’s online diabetes risk test…Continue
Added by rick griffin on March 15, 2016 at 3:05pm — No Comments
The Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors (PSAR), a 2,000-member trade group for San Diego area realtors, has announced that La Mesa resident Jan Farley has joined its board of directors. Farley also is serving as the 2016 president of the Women’s Council of Realtors, San Diego chapter. Farley has worked in the real estate industry since 1974. She has worked in sales, lending, escrow, property management and investment services. She currently is managing broker of San Terra Properties,…Continue
Added by rick griffin on February 9, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Jantz Will Head Taxpayers Group
LA MESA -- Former La Mesa city councilman Barry Jantz
, now serving as CEO of the Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD), has been elected to serve as 2016-17 chair of the San Diego County Taxpayers Association (SDCTA) board of…Continue
Added by rick griffin on January 7, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments
The American Diabetes Association (ADA) in San Diego will raise money for programs and services for people living with diabetes at its Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes, a fundraising walk on Sunday morning, Oct. 18, at NTC Park at Liberty Station, 2455 Cushing Road, San Diego.
One of the ADA’s East County programs to receive support from Step Out will be Camp Wana Kura, a summer day-camp held at Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve for children with diabetes.
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LA MESA -- Who said real estate agents can only sell houses?
La Mesa realtor Carey Guthrie is directing and producing a talent show this week that will feature…Continue
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SANTEE -- The Chick-fil-A restaurant in Santee, 9418 Mission Gorge Road, is supporting the American Diabetes Association’s “Alert Day” by rewarding customers with free food giveaway on Tuesday, March 24.
Held annually on the fourth Tuesday in March, the ADA’s…Continue
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The Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors (PSAR), a 2,000-member trade group for San Diego-area realtors, will host an East County Diversity Forum featuring participation from public officials and business and community leaders from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, April 4, at the PSAR East County Service Center, 1150 Broadway, El Cajon. Cost is free to attend.
The forum’s purpose is to dialogue about changing needs and interests of East County’s diverse neighborhoods, as well…Continue
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The Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS® (PSAR), a San Diego-area trade group for realtors, was recently honored by the La Mesa City Council for completing a home makeover beautification project for a disabled and unemployed La Mesa homeowner down on his luck.
Representing PSAR at the La Mesa City Council meeting were Jeff Campbell, 2013 PSAR president, and Carey Guthrie, chair of Helping Hands 4 Homes, a committee of PSAR members who assist less-fortunate homeowners…Continue
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The Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS® (PSAR), a San Diego-area trade group for realtors, will be presented with a commendation from the La Mesa City Council at a council meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 10. The realtors will be recognized for completing a home makeover beautification project for a disabled and unemployed La Mesa homeowner down on his luck.
Representing PSAR at the La Mesa City Council meeting will be Jeff Campbell, 2013 PSAR president, and Carey Guthrie,…Continue
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The Grossmont-Mt. Helix Association (GMIA), a La Mesa-based, non-profit public benefit corporation representing more than 7,000 single-family residences and 20,000 East County residents, will host its annual meeting from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 23, at the Water Conservation Garden at Cuyamaca College, 12122 Cuyamaca College Drive West in El Cajon. A dinner from Phil’s BBQ restaurant will be served. Cost to attend is $10 per person for GMIA members and $20 per person for…Continue
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LA MESA -- Word has come to city officials that La Mesa has successfully competed for a $2-million grant that represents the final piece of the financing for the La Mesa Village redevelopment project.
Mayor Art Madrid confirmed Wednesday night that the…Continue
LA MESA -- The annual Back To The 50s Car Show is supposed to start in La Mesa in just over two weeks, but the regular Thursday night summer event may be delayed for several weeks.
And when it does begin, it will be a scaled back event, missing many of the…Continue
Parking Commission Asks City To Spend On Cleaning Effort
LA MESA -- Breaking with recent traditions, the City Parking Commission Tuesday voted 4-1 to ask the City Council to spend $32,000 of parking meter money to increase cleaning of the streets during the Centennial year.
The Parking Commission vote was followed soon after by a decision of the La Mesa Village Merchants Association to resume…Continue
A Year Of Struggles And Triumphs
LA MESA -- A review of the year 2011, believe it or not, reveals as much good or hopeful news as bad for the Jewel of the Hills.
While the U.S. economy continued a slow mend, new business and investment were quietly occurring even…Continue
LA MESA -- And suddenly it was all over but the voting.
After 20 or so meetings -- some of them heated -- the La Mesa merchants organizing a Property Based Improvement District for downtown La Mesa…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on October 26, 2011 at 9:51pm — No Comments
LA JOLLA -- Dr. Mark Arapostathis, director of La Mesa's Peter Pan Junior Theater, received the Bravissimo Community Star Award Monday night at a ceremony at the La Jolla Playhouse.