SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The final forum of the yearlong mayoral campaign is scheduled Thursday night at the University of San Diego's Shiley Theater, hosted by the San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association.
The association said the event will focus on issues affecting the San Diego Latino community, such as immigration, education, labor and criminal justice.
The four major candidates verbally jousted over voting records, reliance on ballot measures and plans for port jobs in a 90-minute debate Wednesday sponsored by The Lincoln Club of San Diego County, the San Diego Association of Realtors and San Diego County Taxpayers Association.
Councilman Carl DeMaio, District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis, Rep. Bob Filner, D-San Diego, and Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher are vying to succeed Mayor Jerry Sanders, who will be termed-out in December. He has endorsed Dumanis.
If no one receives more than 50 percent of the vote in Tuesday's primary, the top two finishers will face off in the November general election.
The La Raza Lawyers forum will be co-moderated by Joanne Faryon, host of "Evening Edition" on KPBS, and Elsa Sevilla, producer and host of KPBS' "San Diego's Historic Places."
Six more women may be victims of sexual assault by a prominent orthopedic surgeon who was featured in a TV reality dating show, and his girlfriend, authorities said Wednesday.
California's gas tax will lead to four-figure cost- of-living increases for working families, according to a new report released Thursday by a conservative think tank and the campaign to repeal the gas tax.
World TeamTennis has relocated its corporate headquarters from New York to Southern California in order to be closer to tech companies that can help the league improve its digital presence.
A San Diego couple says they are heartbroken after their family pet was attacked by another dog at a park in Allied Gardens over the weekend. The couple's dog is in critical condition and News 8 has learned this isn’t the first incident at the park involving the same dogs.
The City of Santee has formed a new committee to tackle issues stemming from highway 52. Residents say ever since the extension from the 125 to the 67 opened several years ago traffic in the city has gotten steadily worse.
Investigators say 54-year-old Peter Chadwick killed his wife back in 2012 and disappeared while he was free on bond in 2015. Now they're hoping a new reward and podcast series will help lead to his capture.
A pod of whales put on a show at La Jolla Cove. The five orcas came within 30 feet of the lifeguard tower area Wednesday.
Temperatures continue to cool through Friday, warmer Saturday through the weekend. Humid in the deserts due to tropical moisture surge, decreasing through the weekend.