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LA MESA -- La Mesa Today contributing member Steve Sund sent filed this Easter "before and after'' photo essay on Mt. Nebo then and now.…Continue
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Details filed by organizers of the Spring Harp Fest.
LA MESA -- Oh Yeah!! Once again we are proud to announce the 14th Annual SPRING HARP FEST. Be sure to…Continue
LA MESA -- That 300 airplanes landed safely at Lindburgh Field is not news.
That one plane crashes, is huge news.
With that in mind, herewith the real news from the La Mesa City Council's five-hour strategic planning…
Police Solve Multiple Auto Burglaries
LA MESA -- Police Wednesday arrested a San Diego man for a number of auto burglaries.
Police said they arrested Nikolas Aledam, 29, of San Diego, for a series of vehicle burglaries mainly targeted at Ford Rangers. Aledam was taken into custody at the courthouse when he showed up for an unrelated court appearance. Police charge that Aledam is responsible for more…Continue
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LA MESA -- For five hours Thursday, La Mesa's political leadership will gather in the new fire house, next door to the new police station and just a few yards from a ten acre swatch of downtown La Mesa that lies virtually vacant. And just a few a blocks…Continue
LA MESA -- Renovations are underway in a portion of the La Mesa Senior Center property on La Mesa Boulevard at University Avenue.
Greg Humora, the city's Public Works chief, said crews will be constructing a senior citizen outdoor exercise facility and a…
A Quiet Night At Council
LA MESA -- The City Council met Tuesday and, for the most part, the meeting was routine and uneventful.
San Diego Treasurer-Tax Collector Dan McAllister stopped by for his annual visit, sharing with the council that almost 45 percent of all property taxes…
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LA MESA -- This Jewel of the Hills' coffee wars opens a new chapter this week with a new entrant, a coffee cafe that is shooting for the consistency and ambiance of Starbucks with a richer selection of sandwiches…Continue
LA MESA -- Points for candor for the San Diego Culinary Institute for teaching its students that things don't always go as planned in the commercial kitchen.
Heartland Fire officials Monday morning taught a group of chefs-to-be how to properly use a fire…
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LA MESA -- Police arrested four men after a Sunday evening fight on La Mesa Boulevard left one victim with stab wounds to his chest.
Police said that just after 8:30 p.m. officers responded to a report of a fight and a possible stabbing in the 8100 block of…Continue
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LA MESA -- Developers working on the major downtown La Mesa development project, known as Park Station, have been struggling quietly for months with a key portion of the project -- problems that have already forced a cut back in the project's eventual scale and…Continue
Click on the graphic above for a more readable version of the weekly crime statistics.
LA MESA -- The spring time change is also a good time to take a few moments to see if you are doing all you can to prevent crime and keep…Continue
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LA MESA -- Police are looking for an armed gunman who robbed a service station on University Avenue just after midnight this morning.
Police said that at approximately 12:02 a.m. a male armed with a gun robbed the USA Gas Station located at 7594…Continue
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EL CAJON -- Officials continue on Saturday to complete repairs from an odd occurrence Thursday in which six telephone poles along Mollison Avenue, a main El Cajon thoroughfare, suddenly failed with two falling completely into the street.
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LA MESA -- Late last summer it wasn't clear there would be any opponents for the two members of the La Mesa-Spring Valley School Board who were up for re-election.
In the end, there was one challenger -- Jay Steiger -- and the…Continue
LA MESA -- Starting a new business is never easy, but starting one during one of the toughest recessions in recent history was a downright adventure for many.
So on Friday as Shannon O'Dunn, proprietor of O'Dunn's Fine Arts, stands in front…Continue
LA MESA -- The La Mesa-Spring Valley School Board members have the rare opportunity to select a new member this week and they are getting plenty of advice on how to fill the slot.
Letters from district administrators, local leaders and even an…Continue
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LA MESA -- The City Council's Tuesday meeting was a bit schizophrenic.
The meeting's first half went along with a focus and efficiency one loves in its government, but the second half -- which followed an hour-long recess -- was something else.
Most of the…Continue
LA MESA -- Firefighters just after 8 a.m. today were called to a residential fire at 4336 Gordon Way.
The fire began in the home's garage and, firefighters said the garage was destroyed. The home, however, was protected by a good firewall and serious damage…
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