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Underground Tank Issue Draws Firefighters
LA MESA -- (Updated 2/5/2015 at 10:30 a.m.) Firefighters from Heartland Fire & Rescue were at the scene of a hazardous material call Thursday morning.
La Mesa police said the incident involved an underground tank and was located near La Mesa Boulevard and 4th Street.
La Mesa Assistant Fire Chief Greg McAlpin said laborers working on the…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on February 5, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments
LA MESA -- After years of speculation and rumors about the future of Grossmont Center, the property's owner walked to the microphone Tuesday at the La Mesa City Council meeting and had good news for the town.
Stephen Cushman, who resumed his family's…
LA MESA -- In most cases, informational presentations at City Council meetings are inside baseball, the sort of detailed analyses of public issues that only the government-obsessed will enjoy.
However, at tonight's City Council meeting, two items in particular…
State of the City: Many Signs Of Progress
Good afternoon, it is my pleasure to present to you…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on January 23, 2015 at 9:05am — No Comments
LA MESA -- The La Mesa Police Department has been awarded a $21,668 grant from the California Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) to battle alcohol related crime. This is important to the city of La Mesa in order to
increase protection for youth and…
Added by La Mesa Today on January 20, 2015 at 11:35am — No Comments
Fun And Friendship To The Top Again
MT. HELIX -- Once more, friends of Mt. Helix started the year off with a neighborhood walk up to the scenic heights of the historic hilltop. La Mesa photo journalist Gary Junker was there to chronicle the…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on January 3, 2015 at 4:29pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- Five days a week I sit at my desk at 8219 La Mesa Boulevard where I have a bird's eye view of the sidewalk and the street outside. It's my perch from which I watch people, dogs, cars, trucks, police motor cycles ambulances and fire engines go past my…Continue
LA MESA -- The Senior Resource Center at Sharp Grossmont Hospital offers free or low-cost educational programs and health screenings each month. The Senior Resource Center also provides information and assistance for health information and community resources.…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on December 25, 2014 at 11:07am — No Comments
LA MESA -- A La Mesa Today member was among the first to download The Interview, the comedy that was at the center of recent Internet hacking episodes with SONY Pictures. She offers this quick review to help guide film choices for…Continue
Sharp Grossmont Wins Stroke Care Award
LA MESA -- For the fifth year in a row, Sharp Grossmont Hospital has earned the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s highest honor for stroke care, the Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold-Plus Award. Sharp Grossmont Hospital…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on December 17, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments
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Skies Clear - Mostly - For Christmas In Village
LA MESA -- The skies cleared just in time for Friday night's…Continue
'Christmas In The Village' Starts Friday Night
LA MESA -- With the severity of the Great California Drought, it seems heretical to be hoping against rain for Friday and Saturday's Christmas In The Village event. Friday's forecast may include some evening showers, but Saturday looks clearer.
LA MESA -- As their time at Grossmont Center draws to a close the Denele Company (the Stefan family) who have been the exclusive operators of Grossmont Center since 1963, are thankful to have been a part of the history, and the success of the center and…Continue
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The Changing Of The Guard
LA MESA -- There is a reason presidents bring great poets to…Continue
LA MESA -- Art Madrid, still mayor, walked inconspicuously into the Panera Bread cafe at Grossmont Center and many in the crowded restaurant looked up and recognized the very familiar face.
After nearly 40 years in public life, this is one thing that an election defeat…
LA MESA -- If you are looking for a unique and locally hand made item for gift giving or for your own home, this weekend's San Diego Pottery Tour offers a wide variety of beautiful items! Get Centered Clay Studio will feature…Continue
Added by Get Centered Clay Studio (Elly) on December 5, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
LA MESA -- On July 16, 2014 I wrote the following words regarding the loss on June 2, 2014 of my dog, a 10-year-old Newfoundland named Ben.
"The expression “reeling from grief” fit the state of my broken heart. I looked on the internet for books…Continue
By Chris Lavin
La Mesa Today Editor
LA MESA -- Okay, let's agree that we all would love the Saturday Evening Post, Norman Rockwell Thanksgiving (see above). Loving family all scrubbed and nice. Turkey moist and brown and side dishes…Continue
LA MESA -- Sharp Grossmont Hospital has named two new senior managers at the La Mesa hospital.
Daniel Kindron has been named Chief Financial Officer of the 536-bed acute care hospital. Kindron has been with Sharp Grossmont…Continue
Added by La Mesa Today on November 25, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
By Chris Lavin
La Mesa Today Editor
LA MESA -- It has been almost a…Continue