SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA – Missed today’s headlines? Here are the Patch stories from San Diego County that people are talking about today:
A San Diego County blood shortage is anticipated due to blood drive cancellations, according to the regional blood bank.
Southern White Rhino Calf Born At San Diego Zoo Safari Park
The newborn rhino calf, yet to be named, was born in the early hours of Aug. 22 to first-time mom Kianga, and father J Gregory.
2 Cats, 1 Bear And A ‘Tearful’ Rescue From The Caldor Fire
San Diego Humane Society officers saved a calico and its companion from an evacuated South Lake Tahoe house that had been invaded by a bear.
Mystique Dining, A Restaurant With Magicians, To Open In La Jolla
The La Jolla Village branch will be the fifth in a chain that began in 1997 and features butlers as waiters.
Camp Marston Has Influenced San Diego County Youth For 100 Years
Teenagers must put aside phones and PCs to bond with one another. Some return as counselors. One even met her husband there.
Search Continues For Crew After USN Copter Crash Near San Diego
Five crew members remain missing after a military helicopter crashed off the coast of San Diego on Wednesday.
Single-Game Tix For San Diego Gulls Games Now Available
Single game tickets have become available for the San Diego Gulls hockey team.
San Diego County Government Offices Closed Monday
A reminder: San Diego County government offices are closed Monday in observance of Labor Day.
North Island Credit Union Relaunches Teacher Grant Program
North Island Credit Union is encouraging San Diego County teachers who have innovative class project ideas to apply for a credit union grant.
Frida Kahlo Exhibit Opens Sept. 1 at Carlsbad’s Cannon Art Gallery
Carlsbad’s William D. Cannon Art Gallery has been chosen as one of only three California venues to host a traveling exhibition about Frida Kahlo.
Imperial Beach DUI Checkpoint Set For Friday Night
Sheriff’s deputies in Imperial Beach police will be looking for impaired and unlicensed drivers this weekend.
La Mesa DUI Checkpoint Scheduled for Friday Night
Find out where La Mesa Police will have a checkpoint set up this weekend to catch drunk drivers.
La Mesa Man Dies After Vehicle Hits Concrete Pillar
A 31-year-old man from La Mesa died after crashing a 2001 Honda Civic into a concrete pillar near Spring Valley Academy, the CHP reported.
Driver Jailed In Fatal Crash Of SUV Into La Mesa Building
Daniel Joseph Corona of La Mesa was booked into San Diego Central Jail.
Man Sentenced For Camp Pendleton Marine’s Overdose Death
An Escondido man who sold fentanyl-laced pills to a Camp Pendleton Marine, leading to the victim’s fatal overdose, was sentenced to prison.
Supervisors OK Land Easement For Ramona Conservation Project
The Board of Supervisors approved the easement of 220.5 acres of open space for a future conservation project near the community of Ramona.
SDG&E Provides $250K In Matching Funds For STEM Projects
“Our teachers need resources to get creative to engage with students and cultivate their interest in STEM.”
Patrols To Target Maritime Human Smuggling Over Labor Day Weekend
Federal authorities announced hey will conduct increased patrols along the coast of San Diego over the Labor Day weekend.
Halloween Haunted Houses: San Diego County 2021 Guide
CA Fires Latest: Tahoe Spared For Now; Biden Vows Federal Aid
Farmworkers May Be Able To Vote At Home In Union Elections
California lawmakers are looking to pass a bill that would give farmworkers more ways to vote in union elections.
Not Enough Subs: California Schools Face Severe Teacher Shortage
Across California, the substitute teacher shortage is another burden in an already challenging school year.