Spanos announces he is moving Chargers to Los Angeles area

SAN DIEGO – Chargers chairman Dean Spanos announced today that the team will move to the Los Angeles area for the 2017 season. Spanos announced the move in a letter posted on the team’s website. The Chargers will become the second team in the Los Angeles region along with the Rams, and will share a […]

Last storm in trifecta should move through area today

The last and strongest in a series of winter storms to hit San Diego County will bring heavy rain at times throughout the day today, a slight chance of afternoon thunderstorms and snow down to around 4,500 feet on Friday. Rain started falling in parts of Southern California during the early morning hours. Between 12:15 and 6:15 a.m., the […]

Albertsons & Vons issue candy recall

FULLERTON – Consumers who purchased an “Assorted Candy Platter” at Albertsons, Vons, Pavilions or Lucky stores were urged today to check the sale date and UPC code, with the stores issuing a voluntary recall due to possible salmonella contamination. According to the stores, the candy is made with milk powder produced by Valley Milk Products, […]

Medical Examiner releases name of man killed in vehicle by falling tree

FALLBROOK ­– The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office today released the name of the 84-year-old man killed Monday morning when a large roadside tree toppled onto his minivan as he was driving northbound in the 2200 block of Willow Glen Road. The victim of the freak accident was Fallbrook resident George Bamber, who died […]

84-year-old motorist killed when tree crashes onto his minivan

FALLBROOK – An 84-year-old motorist was killed today when a large roadside tree toppled onto his minivan as he was driving on a rural North County road. The roughly 80-foot-tall oak crashed down on the northbound 2007 Toyota Siena in the 2200 block of Willow Glen Road in Fallbrook shortly before 8:30 a.m., according to the […]

McStay book publishes on third anniversary of discovery

McStay book publishes on third anniversary of discovery

Patrick McStay intentionally had his book published Nov. 11, 2016, the third anniversary of the discovery of the remains of his son and his son’s family in the Mojave Desert. The book, “McStays Taken Too Soon, A True Story,” is his way of “setting the record straight,” he said. Joseph and Summer McStay and their […]

Overall crop value down 6.4 percent in county

Complications in the transition from in-house graphic design for San Diego County’s annual crop report to utilizing a contractor delayed the release of the county’s 2015 crop report until December 2016. The 6.4 percent decline in overall crop value compared to 2014 and the 6.5 percent decrease in acreage were due to actual declines rather […]

Mid-year budget adjustments include funding for Palomar firefighters

The approval of County of San Diego mid-year budget adjustments included funding for fencing along the future San Luis Rey River Park trail and contracting for additional career firefighters for the Palomar Mountain and two other San Diego County Regional Fire Authority stations. The budget adjustments were approved on a 5-0 San Diego County Board […]

Lt. Gilmore leaving Sheriff’s Fallbrook substation

Lt. Gilmore leaving Sheriff’s Fallbrook substation

Lt. David Gilmore of the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department is serving his final day as commander of the Fallbrook substation today (Jan. 5). Beginning tomorrow (Jan. 6), Gilmore will report to duty at the Office of the Sheriff in San Diego and begin his new assignment as a standards and compliance manager. “The [standards […]

Map of estate sales for Sat., Jan 7

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