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 North County community leader who's known as a bicycle and pedestrian safety advocate was hit by a truck and seriously injured while riding her bicycle in Encinitas early Saturday.
It's been nearly one month since a group of Central American migrants made the long trek through Mexico to the border in Tijuana. They have since been moved east, but their living conditions are still poor - so local faith leaders are calling for help.
Four people were displaced when a fire damaged their South Bay home Sunday morning, authorities said.
A prominent Los Angeles-area obstetrician has denied allegations by more than 20 former patients that he assaulted, harassed or harmed them during treatment, according to a newspaper investigation.
Dozens of people bearing flowers or stuffed animals attended a funeral for a newborn girl found dead in July along a Southern California highway.
All southbound lanes of Interstate 5 will be closed from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting tonight and continuing through Monday, according to the San Diego Association of Governments.
A winter storm in the southeastern United States was impacting travel Sunday, causing the cancellation of more than 1,000 flights, including some to and from San Diego.
A 27-year-old man suffered non-life threatening injuries despite being shot at least eight times while walking on a sidewalk Sunday morning in the Chollas View community of San Diego.
On December 8th, 2008, tragedy struck in University City after an F-18 fighter jet came crashing down striking two homes.