SOAR initiative to be opposed by Farmers form coalition

The proprietors of some of Oceanside farms have formed a coalition to oppose a ballot initiative they say would make it harder for them to sell or improve their land. “It is essentially the commercial farmers here in South Morro Hills,” explained Michelle Castellano, a worker of Mellano and Company, which farms about 300 acres, […]

Deputy under Identification as 3 women accuse him

A San Diego sheriff’s deputy is under criminal investigation, as two additional women have come forward with legal claims alleging that he groped them. While researchers run different internal and probes of the accusations, Deputy Richard Fischer was put on administrative leave by Sheriff Bill Gore, a department spokesman said. The county of San Diego […]

Giant Rosarito Beach desalination project faces scrutiny

Together with Tijuana and fast growing coastal towns dependent on the Colorado River, Baja California needs to find new water resources. Baja California Gov. Francisco Vega de Lamadrid’s administration has offered a solution: Construct the biggest desalination plant in the Western Hemisphere, enough to ensure a supply for decades to come. But plans for its […]

Fatal crash investigated in Escondido

A driver died in Escondido, authorities said. The crash was reported about 2:40 a.m. on Broadway and Paso del Norte in an unincorporated part of the town, according to a California Highway Patrol dispatcher. The wreckage was reported to be under a tree. According to NBC 7 San Diego, the motorist carried with a passerby […]

Heat record for Thanksgiving Afternoon breaks

San Diego came within one level of tying the highest temperature ever recorded on Thanksgiving, topping out at 86 degrees on a day when records were broken or tied throughout the county. The status record for Thanksgiving is 87, a reading. The record might have been tied snapped, or even for onshore winds. As it […]

With tax reform and disaster relief, Trump 's plans don't add up

The difference between what candidate Donald Trump stated about the campaign trail regarding the funding, deficits and debt and what he’s doing as president is shocking — and alarming. The businessman who stated he could remove the then-$19 debt after eight years in office and national fiscal policies that don’t accumulate are embracing. On the […]

Basketball preview: Teams preparing to defend titles

Poway, Rancho Bernardo and Maranatha Christian have this season to be defended by women basketball championships. And Del Norte is currently hoping to become a contender along the way. Poway maintained another Palomar League championship with an undefeated league season in 2017. “The women overachieved their expectations this past year by playing together as a […]

'Summer: intriguing conundrum that is musical is posed by The Donna Summer Musical '

“Summer: The Donna Summer Musical,” which opened Sunday at the La Jolla Playhouse and runs through Dec. 24, is neither the first nor the latest disco jukebox musical. Those distinctions visit, respectively, “Got Tu Go Disco,” which opened on Broadway at the Minskoff Theatre on June 25, 1979 (and shut five days afterwards), and “Xanadu,” […]

Game is left by Kelvin Benjamin, may have Prevented injury

Bills wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin was hit on the ideal knee on a run left the match and it was announced that he would not return. By video, this seemed to be a hyperextension. There was, however. The best-case (and hoped for) scenario is a hyperextension sprain and potential bone bruise with ligaments spared. The […]