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San Diego unemployment at 3.3%. What would government shutdown do? – The San Diego Union-Tribune

January 19, 2018 12:35:00 pm | 0 Comments

San Diego County unemployment stayed at historic lows in December — 3.3 percent — with 21,100 jobs added in a year, show state labor statistics released Friday. The latest numbers come as the possibility of a federal shutdown looms. Congress is divided as Democrats seek legislation to stop younger immigrants from being deported while Republicans…

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Teams that locate missing service members to meet with San Diego families this weekend – The San Diego Union-Tribune

January 19, 2018 11:44:22 am | 0 Comments

The military teams that recover the lost remains of service members killed overseas will meet with San Diego families on Saturday. Representatives from the Department of Defense, Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, the Armed Forces Medical Examiner System and Service Casualty Offices want to talk to families of loved ones who remain missing in action from…

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San Diego Park and Rec Board Gives Go-Ahead to Hotelier Bill Evans' Public Land Grab at Mission Bay – OB Rag

January 19, 2018 11:26:38 am | 0 Comments

Expansion Project Nearly Doubles Bahia Resort – Eliminates Public Parking On Thursday, January 18th, the San Diego Park and Recreation Board gave the go-ahead to hotelier Bill Evans’ plans for his public land grab at Mission Bay.  At the end of the public presentations and discussion, the board voted 10-0 in favor of recommending the…

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Trying to Prevent an Illegal Cannabis Market Makes a Bigger One – Voice of San Diego

January 19, 2018 10:46:23 am | 0 Comments

The Urbn Leaf Dispensary in Bay Park on Jan. 1, 2018. / Photo by Vito Di Stefano In San Diego’s effort to be tough on cannabis crime, some city leaders are actually paving a path for the unlicensed market to thrive. San Diego has a sizeable number of locally-owned commercial cannabis businesses that, despite their…

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Trying to Prevent an Illegal Cannabis Market Makes a Bigger One – Voice of San Diego

January 19, 2018 10:46:23 am | 0 Comments

The Urbn Leaf Dispensary in Bay Park on Jan. 1, 2018. / Photo by Vito Di Stefano In San Diego’s effort to be tough on cannabis crime, some city leaders are actually paving a path for the unlicensed market to thrive. San Diego has a sizeable number of locally-owned commercial cannabis businesses that, despite their…

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San Diego slips to 32nd in builder interest: Planning groups at fault? – The San Diego Union-Tribune

January 19, 2018 10:41:03 am | 0 Comments

San Diego County slipped from 23rd to 32nd in a national ranking of developer and builder interest among 78 metro areas covered in the Urban Land Institute’s annual “Emerging Trends” report. The top market was Seattle, followed by Austin, Texas; Salt Lake City, Utah; and Raleigh/Durham, N.C. San Diego remained fifth in markets for residents…

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Head-on crash injures both drivers – The San Diego Union-Tribune

January 19, 2018 10:06:18 am | 0 Comments

A head-on crash on San Pasqual Road left one of the drivers with multiple fractures and the other complaining of pain Friday morning, a San Diego police officer said. The crash happened shortly before 6:40 a.m. on San Pasqual Valley Road, west of San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Officer Tony Martinez said. A 35-year-old man…

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San Diego should not be 'OK' with losing the Chargers – The San Diego Union-Tribune

January 19, 2018 8:05:00 am | 0 Comments

Re “San Diego without the Chargers is still San Diego” (Jan. 14): While our region continues to move on from the departure of the Chargers, Karla Peterson is off base as she dismisses the failure to establish a public/private partnership that would have kept the team in San Diego as “OK.” It is not OK.…

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Hot reads: College and tasty waves? SD is your place – The San Diego Union-Tribune

January 19, 2018 8:04:28 am | 0 Comments

If you’re a surfer and seek great waves while you’re getting your college degree, San Diego should be at the top of your list. That’s according to Surfer magazine, which put three local universities on its top-10 list of best surf colleges in America. UC San Diego took the top spot, with Pt. Loma Nazarene…

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Top weekend events: Women's March San Diego, Monster Jam, San Diego Restaurant Week – The San Diego Union-Tribune

January 19, 2018 5:00:49 am | 0 Comments

Women’s March San Diego 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Waterfront Park, 1600 Pacific Highway, downtown San Diego. Free. womensmarchsd.org From awareness springs advocacy, and organizers of the single largest event in San Diego this weekend (100,000 participants are expected) will plant a virtual forest of advocates with the Women’s March at Waterfront Park on…

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