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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

City Government

Tips For Better La Mesa Living

LA MESA -- The City of La Mesa has published its monthly newsletter, a collection of tips on city living and a list of events coming for the month ahead. …


Added by La Mesa Today on October 1, 2015 at 6:36am — No Comments

La Mesa Chamber will host breakfast with La Mesa Mayor

The La Mesa Chamber of Commerce will host La Mesa Mayor Mark Arapostathis for a breakfast meeting starting at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 23, at the Marie Callender’s restaurant, 6950 Alvarado Road, San Diego.

The public is invited to attend. Cost to attend is $15 for Chamber members and $20 for guests with advanced reservations, or $25 at the door. Reservations may be made via the website:…


Added by rick griffin on June 22, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments

San Diego County Sheriff's Department

Brush Fire in La Mesa

LA MESA -- A ten-acre brush fire is burning in La Mesa.  The fire broke out just before 4:00 p.m. near Campo Road and Via Mercado.

If you wish to evacuate as a precaution, proceed to Monte Vista High School…


Added by La Mesa Today on June 19, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Mt. Helix Park

Star Party at Mt. Helix

LA MESA -- Mt. Helix Park and the San Diego Astronomy Association will be co-hosting the second annual Star Party at Mt. Helix Park on Saturday, May 23. This is a free, family…


Added by La Mesa Today on May 5, 2015 at 12:13pm — No Comments

Mt. Helix Park

      Photo courtesy of Gary Junker         

Star Party at Mt.…


Added by La Mesa Today on May 5, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

La Mesa Events


LA MESA -- The La Mesa Library will be celebrating a love of food and cooking with their first annual Food For Thought Festival, Saturday, March 14, from 10:30am-2:00pm.  This free event will feature three local food experts in fields ranging from brewing homemade beer to Moroccan cooking;…


Added by Gina Garcia on March 6, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

La Mesa Health

Grossmont Healthcare District Launches Redesigned Website

LA MESA -- The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD), a public agency that supports various health-related community programs and services in San Diego’s East County region, has launched its newly redesigned website,…


Added by rick griffin on March 4, 2015 at 4:00pm — 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

On La Mesa: Chris Shea

The Hope of Spring

LA MESA -- Today, Tuesday, February 24, I have been watching the workers begin the Street Scape project here in front of my store.  Interestingly, from inside the store looking out to the…


Added by chris shea on February 24, 2015 at 1:00pm — No 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

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

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

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

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