SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Thousands of San Diegans participated in the JDRF One Walk to Cure Type 1 diabetes in Balboa Park early Saturday morning.
The annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation 5K kicked off in Balboa Park at 6th and Laurel at 8:00 a.m. with opening remarks from CBS News 8's Carlo Cecchetto.
More than 3,500 walkers took steps to turn Type 1 Diabetes into Type NONE raising $594,000 (and still counting!) to fund research and better treatments.
JDRF currently funds more than $11 million in research in San Diego. The group also helps provide a support system for local families who are struggling with the disease.
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San Diego officials and residents held commemorative events around the county Tuesday on the 40th anniversary of the Pacific Southwest Airlines Flight 182 crash.
A popular Oceanside bar has lost its liquor license. The owners of Firewater Saloon claim the city is trying to run their business out of town. Officials say the suspension is because of disorderly activity on the premises.
A woman was arrested on suspicion of arson Tuesday in connection with a vehicle fire that spread to the outside of a house in the Allied Gardens area, officials said.
September 25, 1978 is a date imprinted in the memories of many San Diegans. Those that lived here – and elsewhere – remember the shocking images of plane wreckage on fire and homes ablaze following the crash of PSA Flight 182, which was 40 years ago Tuesday.
Harvest for Hope aims to raise money for low-income, underprivileged families whose children are battling cancer.
The co-creators and stars of Beyond Babel are husband and wife pair from Carlsbad, Keone and Mari Madrid.
The 14th Annual San Diego Restaurant Week returns Sunday, September 23rd, through Sunday, September 30th, for an edible extravaganza to start your fall season!
The latest round of tainted ground beef due to possible E. coli contamination was possibly sold at Safeway, Target, and Sam's Club stores nationwide, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.