SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The two East County school districts shut down Thursday due to problems from the stormy weather will remain closed tomorrow, the San Diego County Office of Education announced.
The Mountain Empire Unified School District operates four elementary schools, two middle schools and a high school in the backcountry area of San Diego County, which received large amounts of rain and some snow over the past three days, making transportation difficult.
The Dehesa School system, a K-8 campus just east of El Cajon, suffered substantial flood damage to buildings and grounds.
The Office of Education provides updates on school closures on its Twitter account sandiegoCOE.
Teachers in the Solana Beach School District, who have been without contracts for months, on Thursday pushed for new contracts, but the district is not backing down.
A Ramona man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of stealing tip jars from a half-dozen Poway businesses.
People who take their pets to Del Mar's dog beach wanted to know who planted the incredible garden there.
Local first-responders who put their lives on the line to help victims of the deadly Montecito mudslides were back home Thursday.
A man accused of stabbing a woman to death near an Encanto Park made his first court appearance Thursday.
The San Diego Blood Bank Thursday solicited donations through the end of the month in honor of Father Joe Carroll, who will undergo surgery Feb. 1 due to complications with diabetes.
If you need ideas to help you keep that New Year's resolution going head to Santee for an active lifestyle expo and race this Saturday.
A new construction phase begins for the Mid-Coast Trolley. The Mid-Coast Trolley is an 11-mile extension of the San Diego Trolley Blue Line with service from Santa Fe Depot in downtown San Diego to UC San Diego and University City.