SAN DIEGO, Calif. (CBS 8) - It's one of the busiest days at the coast. With the Fourth of July only days away, there's a reminder to help prevent pollution at local beaches.
Supporters of the beach booze ban give that some credit for cleaner beaches.
Since 2007, the San Diego Clean Beach Coalition has placed 200 extra trash receptacles around beaches to help cut down on littering.
"Our message is very simple. Come down, bring your family, have a great time, be safe, and remember to recycle and throw your trash in the trash cans," San Diego City Councilman Kevin Faulconer said.
The Clean Beach Coalition is made up of government agencies and community and environmental groups.
An investigation was underway Sunday into a possible arson attack at a mosque in Escondido, according to authorities.
San Diego Habitat for Humanity dedicated the first four homes of an affordable housing community in Logan Heights on Saturday.
At least one person was killed and three were injured in a crash on state Route 163 in Balboa Park early Saturday morning.
Chaos ensued on a Phoenix freeway on Friday morning after a car crashed off the side of the road. As witnesses pulled over to help, they saw a man stabbing a woman to death.
Sheriff's deputies arrested more than two dozen people as part of a warrant sweep in South Bay on Saturday -- including a man who tried to resist being taken into custody.
The city of San Diego's Environmental Services Department hosted an automotive product recycling event on Saturday at San Diego Miramar College.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom moved Friday to bypass environmental regulations to prepare for the next wildfire season, a move he said was necessary to prevent further loss of life even as it frustrated activists in a state viewed as a national environmental leader.
Henry Avocado Corporation is voluntarily recalling California-grown whole avocados sold in bulk at retail stores because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County rose on Saturday to its highest amount since Sept. 2, 2015, increasing 3.6 cents to $3.462, one day after recording its largest daily increase since Nov. 4, 2017 -- 3.8 cents.