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LA MESA -- School graduations make for tougher traffic situations around school facilities. Helix High and La Mesa Middle And La Mesa Junior High have graduations this week and police are warning motorists to watch for unusual traffic conditions…Continue
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Fair Trade Comes To Farmer's Market
By Nancy Ryan
Fair Trade products are becoming more available in La Mesa. In June a new vendor, Around the World…Continue
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LA MESA -- Lines were stretching out into Allison Avenue as local residents familiar with the best breakfast deal in town crowded into the Heartland Fire La Mesa station Sunday morning.
The time-tested and beloved pancakes with sausage, eggs and a block of butter so big it was…Continue
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Historic Photo Re-Enacted In The Village
LA MESA -- At the end of Saturday's Flag Day Parade, hundreds of La Mesans gathered on La Mesa Boulevard to re-enact an historic photo taken nearly a century ago. Click on the photo below for a larger version and find your neighbors in the crowd.…Continue
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Big Crowds, Long Parade Celebrate Flag, La Mesa
LA MESA -- A brilliant, sun-drenched morning welcomed the 2012 Flag Day Parade to the streets of La Mesa.
The added significance of the city's Centennial and, perhaps an election year, brou…
ROLANDO -- Police Thursday quickly tracked down and arrested burglars who they believe vandalized and robbed the Rolando Little League facility.
Police said that just before midnight they received a 911 call reporting that several subjects were…
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LA MESA -- At about 4:15 Tuesday afternoon La Mesa police received a call of a burglary that had just been interrupted in the 7400 block of Colony Drive.
The witnesses reported that they observed the suspect hanging out of the window of the victim’s…Continue
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LA MESA -- Police are issuing a warning this week that warnings at the new Sacramento Avenue traffic signs will be turning into tickets and offered advice for protecting homes during the cookout season.
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WASHINGTON D.C. -- City Councilman Dave Allan arrived right on schedule in the nation's capital Monday to deliver a special Memorial Day message from La Mesa.
Allan, above with capital staffers…Continue
LA MESA -- Police are crediting observant neighbors after the arrest of two burglary suspects.
Police said that just after 10 a.m. Tuesday, police received a report from a watchful neighbor who saw two men walking around the Upland Street area…Continue
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LA MESA -- La Mesa residents may soon be able to legally go into the wine or beer making business.
The council Tuesday agreed to consider changing arcane zoning laws that had prohibited residents from commercially producing alcoholic products in the…Continue
Foothills Art Association will be putting on a special show to mark the Centennial of La Mesa during the month of June in its Porter Hall Gallery at 4910 Memorial Drive. The show which starts on June 2nd and runs through Wednesday 3rd July will show paintings of La Mesa over the last 100 years. The gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11 am -4 pm, admission is…Continue
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Sewer 'Smoke Tests' Start Wednesday
LA MESA -- The City of La Mesa has awarded a contract to conduct smoke testing of the sewer pipes within the area bound by State Route 125, Fletcher Parkway, the City Limit and Dallas Street. Smoking testing is a tool that the City uses to detect defects in the sewer pipes and system. An informational flyer will be distributed to the neighborhood 48 hours prior to the…Continue
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LA MESA -- This week's report from the city Police Department includes a couple traffic warnings and praise for a citizen who had the nerve to help police with an arrest.
On Friday, May…
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LA MESA -- The Back To The '50s Car Show has an official starting time.
Rick Bucklew, the Village auto merchant heading up this year's car show effort, said he was able to work out final details with city officials and the permitting will allow…Continue
Down To The Wire Drama In La Mesa
LA MESA -- For more than four hours, the Soap Box Derby cars had been launching like planes at an airport.
Heat after heat, the young drivers ducking down and straining for the best groove in the road that slopes west down past La Mesa Middle School.
'Suspicious Device' Determined To Be Safe
LA MESA -- Police were warning of traffic delays along Alvarado Road where they were investigating report of a suspicious device this morning.
Police said they were coordinating efforts with the Metro Transit System Police and later included the San Diego Sheriff's Department, but later determine the situation was safe.
Police had told motorists to…
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