SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Local leaders gathered Wednesday to promote Kids Free San Diego.
The San Diego Tourism Authority's annual promotion offers children free admission to local theme parks and museums during the month of October.
The Kids Free promotion features family-friendly discounts at more than 100 attractions including Belmont Park, SeaWorld, Hornblower Cruises, museums, hotels and restaurants.
An 18-year-old student has been hospitalized and is undergoing a psychological evaluation after allegedly threatening her parents with a knife.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled Tuesday for a former San Diego police officer accused of groping four women during pat-down searches last year.
Chula Vista police will be looking for drivers talking or texting on cell phones Tuesday and through the end of the month as part of "Distracting Driving Awareness Month."