DEL MAR (CNS) - A stretch of North County coastline was under a contamination warning Monday in the aftermath of a weekend sewage spill.
Wastewater began overflowing from a manhole in the 1300 block of Luneta Drive in Del Mar shortly before 2 p.m. Saturday, according to the county Department of Environmental Health.
Until city crews got the spill under control about an hour later, an estimated 300 gallons of sewage flowed into an adjacent storm drain leading to an outfall near the western terminus of 15th Street.
Signs warning of pollution health hazards were posted along a 1,000-foot section of shoreline at Powerhouse Park and will remain in place until follow-up testing deems the area safe again for recreational use, the DEH advised.
A son called police after discovering the bodies of his parents Sunday inside their home in Vista, according to the San Diego County Sheriff's Department.
The San Diego Gulls team-record-tying eight-game winning streak ended Monday with a 5-2 loss to the Ontario Reign at Ontario.
Cold weather, light rain, mountain snow and gusty winds are all in the cards for San Diego County beginning Monday, forecasters said.
According to Scripps Ranch residents, for weeks they've been waking up to deep scrapes and scratches that someone keyed in their vehicles, and on Sunday an arrest was made in connection with the incidents.
Some public facilities will be closed Monday in observance of Presidents Day and the Metropolitan Transit System will offer reduced service.
One person was killed and several others seriously injured in a head-on crash Sunday in Scripps Ranch.
A 71-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of stabbing her 31-year-old son at least four times with a kitchen knife, when an argument at their San Diego home Sunday escalated into a fight.
Just the thought of free agent first baseman Eric Hosmer joining the downtrodden, youthful San Diego Padres sent a morning jolt through the spring training clubhouse.