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MT. HELIX -- A continuously dangerous corner added another major accident to its history Friday.
Traffic on Fuerte Road at Lemon Avenue was disrupted Friday morning when a motorist attempting a…
LA MESA -- The City Council voted 5-0 Tuesday night to launch a slightly scaled-back La Mesa Village street scape renovation project and also agreed to use parking meter money to help maintain the improvements when they are completed.…
LA MESA -- After months of wrangling over who will pay for on-going maintenance for improvements to the downtown Village's new street scape, it appears the city staff will be asking the City Council to end the fight and use parking meter…Continue
LA MESA -- La Mesa police have retrieved images of suspects in a September robbery from surveillance cameras used about the Metropolitan Transit Authority trains.
Police are asking for public help in identifying the two young women shown…
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LA MESA -- Traffic is cut off on Lemon Avenue near Garfield because of a gas leak. Police recommend avoiding the area.
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LA MESA -- Heartland Fire & Rescue has extinguished a small fire at a residence in the 7600 block of Homewood Place in La Mesa. One person suffered minor burns and was transported to the hospital by ambulance. Fire crews to remained on the scene for a short…Continue
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LA MESA -- Bo-beau Kitchen + Garden, having past its first month of business, is kicking off its own new version of Happy Hour.
Calling it a "Social Hour,'' the time from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday will feature half-off bar-food…
Police Investigating Apparent Utility Scammers
LA MESA -- Police are investigating an apparent scam in which people impersonating utility workers attempt to extort money directly from San Diego Gas & Electric customers.
La Mesa police said that that over the past week, they have received two reports from local businesses that were called by a person claiming to work for the power company and…Continue
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LA MESA -- Police arrested a local man Saturday after a foot and car chase that included a collision with a police cruiser.
On November 16, 2013, at approximately 2:16 a.m., La Mesa Police received a call of a possible prowler in the backyard of a…
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The Foothills Art Association has published its December newsletter. CLICK HERE to enjoy the full document.
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Sheriff Seeks Shooter In El Cajon Incident
It happened on November 7th just after 5:00…Continue
LA MESA -- Police are warning local residents to be careful of scammers who will try and use a natural disaster, such as the typhoon in the Philippines, to bilk people of their money. Some tips on charitable giving below.
Also, in his quarterly…Continue
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Not Exactly Terms Of Endearment
LA MESA -- Two weeks after calling for a 60 day delay in any decision on a "term limit" referendum, City Councilman Ernie Ewin suddenly returned the issue to the council's agenda Tuesday. But if term limit supporters were hoping Ewin suddenly saw the issue…Continue
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LA MESA -- City Police Chief Ed Aceves addressed the City Council Tuesday and made it clear that the large gatherings of unsupervised teenagers at Oktoberfest is threatening the safety and security of the event.
Describing scenes of as many as…Continue
Victim Dies In Tree Trimming Accident
LA MESA -- On November 12, 2013 at approximately 8:00 AM, the La Mesa Police Department responded to the 4400 block of Date Avenue to assist the Fire Department with a medical aid call. Upon arrival, officers learned that the 41 year old male victim was working for a private company doing a tree trimming job. The victim and his co-worker were elevated in a boom lift…Continue
LA MESA -- Veterans Day is, by almost public proclamation, a quiet day in La Mesa.
This city of just under 60,000 saves its very public demonstration of patriotic pride not for July 4th, but for…
LA MESA -- A staff report by La Mesa police and city staffers describes in more detail the difficult time authorities had controlling large groups of teenagers during this year's Oktoberfest.
Police Seeking Toy Donations For Kids
LA MESA -- The La Mesa Police Department is hosting a toy drive on behalf of the City of La Mesa to support Rady Children’s Hospital. The collection box is located in the La Mesa Police station lobby and we will be collecting…Continue
Group Forms To Pursue Term Limits
LA MESA -- An alliance of La Mesa political activists and politicians will band together to try and force a referendum on term limits in La Mesa in next November's election.
Bill Baber, a political campaign manager (photo right), City Councilwoman…