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Man Turns Self in for Ocean Crest Fatal Hit-and-Run - Times of San Diego
Carlos Eduardo Franco, 20, turned himself in to investigators at theSan Diego Police Department‘s Traffic Division station in Kearny Mesa about 10 a.m. in connection with the death of 66-year-old Carmelo Figueroa, SDPD Sgt. Victoria Houseman said.
4.4 Quake in Riverside Felt Throughout San Diego County - Times of San Diego
The quake struck at 6:24 p.m. in Aguanga, north of the Palomar Observatory and about 11 miles northeast of the Pauma Valley, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Why San Diego's tides are glowing blue
Surfers, kayakers and beach-combers in San Diego, California, were greeted by a bizarre and beautiful sight: the ocean waters emitting a bright blue glow as the waves crashed and the tide came in. The cause of this phenomenon is a tiny organism called Lingulodinium polyedrum. This type of algae bloo
Body Found on Interstate 5 Off-Ramp in Encinitas - Times of San Diego
Share This Article:I-5 Sign. Courtesy Wikimedia Commons.A person was found dead Tuesday on an off-ramp from Interstate 5 in Encinitas, officials said.Support Times of San Diego's growthwith a small monthly contributionThe body was located around 6:30 a.m. on the Encinitas Boulevard off- ramp from no
Divers, dogs, sonar search San Diego County reservoir for 12-year-old girl
The 12-year-old girl was on a ski boat with six people, including her parents and younger sister, Sunday afternoon when she fell in the water and did not surface.
Man Accused of Killing Wife, Sister, Could Face Death Penalty If Convicted - Times of San Diego
A man accused of killing hisestranged wife and her sister, whose bodies werefound miles apartin Escondido, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to special circumstance murder charges that could lead to the death penalty if he’s convicted.
Sparks from Tire Rim Started Cloverdale Fire, Investigators Now Say - Times of San Diego
Sparks from a passing vehicle — not an arsonist, as previously believed —ignited a wildfirethat spread over about 100 open acres this week nearSan Diego Zoo Safari Park, authorities reported Tuesday.
33-Year-Old Man Dies in Early-Morning Shooting in Gaslamp Quarter - Times of San Diego
Bystanders jumped in and were providing medical aid when officers arrived, Dobbs said. Police and paramedics also attempted to save the man, but he died at the scene.
Morning Report: What Happens Next With the Convention Center? - Voice of San Diego
Now that a hotel-tax hike proposal to pay for the San Diego Convention Center expansion will not be on the 2018 ballot,questions are swirlingabout whether the project is still salvageable and whether the city must still fork over a $5 million deposit to secure the land for the project, VOSD’s Lisa H
Trump To Start The Border Wall In San Diego County
President Donald Trump stated on Wednesday that his administration will begin work on a section of his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall in San Diego. This comes at the request of the major California county. Trump told reporters as his cabinet met at the White house, “San Diego has asked us to go fo
Hearing for Man Accused of Killing 2 Sisters Turns Emotional
There was an outburst of shock by dozens of family members when the prosecutor said defendant Juan Carlos Ortega, 33, “confessed with qualifiers” to killing his estranged wife and her sister last week. The judge had to stop the proceedings several times because of the uncontrollable crying and event
POLICE: Man arrested after hitting, killing pedestrian in South Bay
According to police, Carlos Franco, 20, turned himself in to investigators Tuesday and was booked into jail for vehicular manslaughter.
Rideshare bikes piling up at San Diego scrapyard
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A growing mountain of rideshare bikes at a San Diego metal recycling plant is raising eyebrows.Hundreds of Ofo bikes have been stacking up over the last few days at Ekco Metals in Logan Heights.The bikes were sold as scrap metal at $3 each according to staff.The Chinese bike shari
San Diego State sign Aztecs baseball coach Mark Martinez to contract extension
Martinez became the fastest head coach in Mountain West history to win three conference championships, as well as the fastest in school history to win 100 games, a feat he accomplished in 2017. The Aztecs finished the 2018 season at 39-21.
New Wildfire in San Pasqual Valley Forces Evacuations, Closes Route 78 - Times of San Diego
Share This Article:A Cal Fire helicopter drops water on a fire, Photo by Chris StoneA new wildfire in the San Pasqual Valley — the third in recent works — prompted evacuations and closure of Route 78.Support Times of San Diego's growthwith a small monthly contributionThe fire broke out west of San D
2 seriously injured in La Mesa head-on crash
LA MESA, Calif. — Two motorists suffered major injuries Tuesday in a head- on collision in La Mesa, police said.
Earthquake In Riverside County Rattles Northern San Diego County
AGUANGA, CA – A 4.4 magnitude earthquake struck Riverside County, rattling northern San Diego County on Tuesday evening. The quake was recorded at 6:24 p.m. more than four miles east-northeast of Aguanga in the Inland Empire, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Two Suffer Major Injuries in La Mesa Head-on Crash - Times of San Diego
The crash occurred around 7:45 a.m. on Riviera Drive, north of Payson Road,La Mesa policeLt. Vince Brown said.
Opinion: DMV a Hot Mess, Undermining Confidence in Big California Projects - Times of San Diego
During two lengthy Capitol hearings last week, legislators took turns castigating theDepartment of Motor Vehiclesand its director, Jean Shiomoto, over Californians’ hours-long waits for service, often in the hot sun, at DMV offices.
San Diego hits longest heat wave in 34 years
The main reason for the abnormally high air temperatures is the rise in ocean temperature, according to NOAA meteorologist Alexander Tardy. When ocean temperatures are closer to their usual 60s, “that air blows in on the coast and can shave off 10 to 20 degrees,” he said.