Gas prices continue to rise

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County rose 1.3 cents overnight to $3.125, continuing a trend of large increases that saw the average price jump 6.9 cents over the three-day holiday weekend.

County land, environment departments unveil online appointments

Gig Conaughton County of San Diego Communications Office San Diego County’s land use and environmental departments have introduced a new service to make life easier for customers – a tool to let people set up appointments on their own online, rather than over the phone or in person. The new “Click! to Schedule” tool, at […]

Man arrested after leading authorities on lengthy chase in stolen car

  ESCONDIDO – A man was arrested Wednesday after leading authorities on a chase across San Diego County before the stolen vehicle he was driving caught fire on Interstate 15 in Escondido, authorities said. Deputies located a stolen black 2006 Audi A3 in Valley Center around 4 p.m. Deputies attempted to stop the vehicle but the driver […]

Fire Crews Contain 30-Acre Brush Fire East of Temecula

TEMECULA – County fire crews stopped the spread of a 30-acre brush fire that broke out east of Temecula today. The fire was reported around noon near East Benton and San Ignacio roads, said April Newman of the Riverside County Fire Department. Nearly 150 firefighters from Riverside County,the  San Bernardino Forest Service and the Bureau of […]

$448 million Powerball Ticket sold at Menifee liquor store

SAN DIEGO – A small Menifee liquor store located next to a retirement village 70 has vaulted into the history books for selling one of the biggest lottery tickets in U.S. lottery history: a Powerball ticket worth an estimated $448 million before taxes. “And it feels good,” said Matthew Alberre, co-owner of the Marietta Liquor […]