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LA MESA -- One of the unsung delights of life in La Mesa is a special way to end your work week a little early.
Every Friday afternoon at 3 p.m. the Sam Johnson…
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LA MESA -- Two East County boys defeated all competitors in their divisions to become champions of the Drew Ford/Kiwanis Club of La Mesa Soap Box Derby, held Saturday, May 18, on Junior High…Continue
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LA MESA -- Tuesdays are Open Mic nights at Cosmos and are becoming a popular place to sit, have a hot drink or dessert and enjoy the eclectic talent of the city's young and aspiring. Last…Continue
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LMAAC Working Group From Left: Ginger Radenheimer, Beth Thomas, Mark Arapostathis and Jon Hayman.…Continue
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LA MESA -- Despite public information campaigns and increased enforcement,…Continue
LA MESA -- A man was attacked and injured during a robbery early Monday morning near the Motel Six on Alvarado Road.
Police said that about 2:27 a.m. they were called to the Motel 6 at 7621…Continue
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LA MESA -- A domestic dispute early Sunday morning escalated into a fight with extended family members and…Continue
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Hi-Tech Races Off To Fast Start
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LA MESA -- The new hi-tech La Mesa Soap Box Derby was off to a multi-media start Saturday on Jr. High Drive in West La Mesa as racers began competing for the cherished slot in the national competition later this summer in Ohio.
The La Mesa Soap Box…
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Graffiti Taggers Caught With Paint On Hands
LA MESA -- An eye-witness call to police led to the arrest of three grafitti "taggers" who police said were caught "paint handed.''
Just after midnight Saturday morning La Mesa Police arrested three men who were seen tagging in the downtown’s La Mesa Village area.
Officers were initially called to the 8100 block of La Mesa Boulevard by a citizen who…Continue
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LA MESA -- A group of young East County women are planning a trip to Haiti next month to help artists in that impoverished country set up businesses and begin selling their art works.
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LA MESA -- Over the last few months, efforts to build a new Boys and Girls Club in West La Mesa has been gaining momentum. Recently, the group's fundraising effort had a lot of wind blown…Continue
Gingham Closes La Mesa Location
A sign on the door of the restaurant today read "closed for repairs'' but an…Continue
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LA MESA -- Local police authorities announced today the results of an undercover prostitution investigation…Continue
Thinking Big And Talking About ItContinue
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Warm Weather Can Spur Burglaries
LA MESA -- The return of warm weather brings open windows and the increased potential for burglars to…Continue
LA MESA -- Local merchants and vendors put up displays in La Mesa Saturday as part of Celebrate World Fair Trade Day activities.
In La Mesa events at the Gingham restaurant on La Mesa…Continue
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Two Robberies Keep Cops Busy Overnight
LA MESA -- Police issued two robbery alerts last night and spent time on the streets and overhead in helicopters trying to track down suspects.
The first alert came just before 11:30 P.M. after the report of a robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank at the Vons at 5610 Lake Murray Boulevard.
Police said they were looking for two suspects, a white male, early to…Continue
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LA MESA -- A La Mesa police officer was struck by a runaway vehicle and suffered minor injuries today as officers were chasing a suspected car thief.
Police said that Wednesday at approximately…Continue
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Police To Parents: Don't Host Drinking PartiesContinue
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LA MESA -- Special Cinco de Mayo traffic enforcement resulted in 69 tickets for cell phone use while driving and one charge of driving while impaired. See Traffic Information…Continue
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