SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Government offices, courts, schools, libraries, banks and post offices will be closed around the San Diego region Wednesday for Independence Day.
Trash collection in San Diego will be pushed back by one day, according to the city. Customers served by Waste Management and EDCO will also have a one-day delay in pick-up.
In the city of San Diego, the Miramar Landfill will operate on normal hours but the nearby recycling center will be closed. Also, golf courses, Chollas Lake, the Mission Trails Regional Park Visitors Center and municipal pools will be open. The pool hours will be noon to 4 p.m.
Most county parks will be open, except for Agua Caliente and Vallecito county parks, which are closed for the summer. Community centers in Fallbrook, Lakeside and Spring Valley will be closed, as will teen centers in Lakeside and Spring Valley.
The Metropolitan Transit System will operate buses and trolleys on a Sunday schedule. There will be no service for premium or express bus routes except for Express Route 20, which will run on a Sunday schedule.
The North County District will operate its buses and trains on a Sunday schedule.
A five year old girl's dream came true today with the help of the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Leona, who lives in San Marcos and is battling cancer, wished to have the ultimate pirate ship playhouse in her backyard.
In celebration of American Heart Month, Rady Children's Hospital hosted its 34th annual Heart Party. It was a chance for former heart patients and the doctors who treated them to reunite.
Fair, warm and dry weather continues through Saturday, but an onshore flow will bring low clouds and fog Saturday night and much cooler weather to the county on Sunday.
Neighbors say the Prince Recycling Center on Voltaire Street is attracting crime and transients, and they want the center to move out of the area.
Few of us really know how our coworkers spend their time when they are off the clock. In Thursday's Zevely Zone, Jeff gets to know Ryan Brothers - a writer here at KFMB Stations and News 8 - who put his own signature on Mission Trails Regional Park.
A San Marcos man who shot his girlfriend and left her body in her car, parked along northbound Interstate 15 near Escondido, was convicted Friday of first-degree murder.
A local company is on the cutting edge of ocean exploration using unmanned vehicles powered by wind and sun and the future looks bright for these ocean drones, which currently are being tested off the coast of San Diego.