All La Mesa Blog Posts Tagged 'City of La Mesa' (119)

La Mesa Business News

La Mesa Fans Can Celebrate And Win!

LA MESA -- When La Mesa's City Council decided to rebuild La Mesa Boulevard, they hoped new good things would come.

They couldn't have known the  spurt of new restaurant, bar and retail experiences that, in fact, followed. Not just "one the…


Added by La Mesa Today on June 21, 2018 at 12:58pm — No Comments

La Mesa Summer Camps

Your Kids, Their Summer, Our Camps!

LA MESA -- La Mesa Community Services is offering twenty-one (21) "summer to remember camps!" that will put a smile on any child's face ages four years and up.

For details on summer camp programs and classes offered through La Mesa Community…


Added by La Mesa Today on June 9, 2015 at 5:43am — No Comments

A Time To Break Down: A Time To Snack

LA MESA -- It's quiet out in front of my store today.  The past three days have been a symphony of motors and back-up beeps and digging, chopping, scraping and dumping tons of concrete sidewalks and curbs, parking meter poles and other underground treasures into sturdy dump trucks.

So today I can wander around the middle of the street with no cars or heavy equipment…


Added by chris shea on February 27, 2015 at 11:00am — 2 Comments

Heartland Fire & Rescue

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…


Added by La Mesa Today on February 5, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

San Diego Pottery Tour includes two La Mesa Locations

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…


Added by Get Centered Clay Studio (Elly) on December 5, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

La Mesa Politics

Winds Of Change On Allison Avenue

By Chris Lavin

La Mesa Today Editor

LA MESA -- It has been almost a…


Added by La Mesa Today on November 20, 2014 at 8:00am — 15 Comments

La Mesa Politics: Race Overview

Baber, McWhirter Lead Way To New Council

LA MESA – With two open seats as the rare grand prize, the 2014 City Council race came to an end Tuesday night delivering on its…


Added by La Mesa Today on November 5, 2014 at 2:30am — 14 Comments

The Race For Mayor

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Added by La Mesa Today on October 30, 2014 at 7:30pm — 31 Comments

La Mesa City Council

Calm Amid The Season's Storm

By Chris Lavin

La Mesa Today Editor

LA MESA -- In a usual month, the City Council meeting is where you might come to measure the activity running through the fault lines of local…


Added by La Mesa Today on October 29, 2014 at 8:16am — 20 Comments

La Mesa Historic Home Tour 2014

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Hidden Gems On Grossmont Summit

LA MESA -- Along the north slope of Mt. Helix, facing El Capitan and…


Added by Gina Garcia on October 26, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Crime Watch

After Fire, Resident Charged With Arson

LA MESA -- Police charged a local man after fire did more than $250,000 damage to his residence Friday night.

On October 24 at 11:42 p.m., police and firefighters responded to a residential structure fire in the 6700 block of Rolando Knolls…


Added by La Mesa Today on October 25, 2014 at 9:00pm — No Comments

La Mesa Politics

McWhirter Helped Fund England Hit Piece

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LA MESA -- Guy McWhirter, one of five City Council candidates, has acknowledged helping bankroll a portion of the largely unsigned negative campaign mailings that have targeted…


Added by La Mesa Today on October 23, 2014 at 12:30pm — 121 Comments

La Mesa Politics

Mailers Signal A Turn To The Negative

LA MESA -- With less than two weeks to go to election day, things are turning a bit rough in the Jewel of the Hills.

Mayor Art Madrid Friday began circulating a direct mail piece that extolled his virtues on one side while…


Added by La Mesa Today on October 18, 2014 at 7:00pm — 29 Comments

La Mesa Politics

Clear Leaders In The Money Race

LA MESA -- If dollars were votes, City Council candidates Bill Baber and Mary England and Mayoral candidate Mark Arapostathis would be shoo-ins on election day.

The latest required campaign finance reports show a disparate range of fundraising among…


Added by La Mesa Today on October 11, 2014 at 12:30pm — 12 Comments

Show and Reception for Master Sculptor at FusionGlassCo

Mustafah Dhada is a brilliant sculptor and the  FusionGlassCo Gallery is privileged to be featuring his work in their Gallery until the end of October. There will be an artist's reception in the Gallery on Saturday 18th October from 5.30-8.30 when there will be an opportunity for the public to meet the artist and…


Added by hazel ross on October 9, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

La Mesa Politics

Trying Hard To Look Different

LA MESA -- On his third attempt at winning a City Council seat, Patrick Dean (speaking in photo above) has clearly decided it is time to stand out.

On a warm October evening, with election night just a few brief weeks away, Dean injected an element of…


Added by La Mesa Today on October 7, 2014 at 10:00pm — 6 Comments

Heartland Fire & Rescue

Apartment Badly Damaged By Flames

LA MESA -- Police just before 12:30 p.m. Monday were assisting Heartland Fire & Rescue crews battling a structure fire at 8557 Lemon Avenue.

At 12:45 p.m., Heartland officials said the blaze had grown to two alarms and they recommended avoiding…


Added by La Mesa Today on October 6, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments


Celebrating Students and Remembering…


Added by Jay Steiger on October 2, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

La Mesa Planning Commission

Park Station Hears A Big No

By Scott Lafee

Contributing Writer

LA MESA -- On Wednesday night, the La Mesa planning commission voted 6-1 to approve the environmental impact report (EIR) for the proposed Park Station development, then voted by the same count to…


Added by La Mesa Today on October 2, 2014 at 4:00am — 2 Comments

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