SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - Happy National Peanut Butter Day! It's become more than a condiment, it's a dietary staple.
Here are a few fun facts that you might not know about the popular treat.
It takes about 540 peanuts to make a 12-ounce jar of peanut butter.
Two peanut farmers have been elected president of the United States, Thomas Jefferson and Jimmy Carter.
The world record for peanut butter and jelly sandwich eating is six in one minute.
According to the National Peanut Board, men prefer crunchy while women prefer smooth.
Visiting Morning Extra to help celebrate are Corvette Diner and The Duck Dive doing peanut butter in style.
A San Diego woman with connections to former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and philanthropist T. Denny Sanford sold the San Ysidro School District on spending $276,000 upfront for an after-school program in 2016. The problem? It never happened.
One of the two people injured in Tuesday's fire that engulfed second-floor residential units above a Mission Beach ice cream shop has died, according to the Medical Examiners office.
With San Diego State University’s homecoming game coming up this Saturday, we dove into the News 8 archives to find footage of local homecoming revelry from decades past.
An El Cajon Boy Scout troop that is used to volunteering and helping the community is now asking for the public’s help after two of their trailers containing gear and equipment were stolen just weeks apart.
Supporters and opponents of a proposed Del Mar resort gathered Wednesday for a heated meeting to weigh-in on the proposal.
A man accused of ambushing a janitorial worker at a Little Italy coffee shop and trying to sexually assault her pleaded not guilty today to a half-dozen felony charges, including kidnapping with the intent to commit a sex offense.