SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) — If you like food and music - maybe at the same time - the Battle of the Chef Bands is for you.
The event will be held Tuesday at the Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach.
Chef Kevin Templeton, who also plays in the band Godhammered, stopped by Morning Extra to discuss this year's event along with Sam The Cooking Guy and Dining Out San Diego's Josh Kopelman who will be back as Masters of Ceremonies for this year's festivities.
Attendees will be treated to live music by restaurant industry insiders who also happen to be musicians along with samples of various food.
The event is held to benefit the domestic violence awareness efforts of the esteemed Center for Community Solutions.
A large oak tree fell on a home in Escondido, narrowly missing a pregnant woman and her husband who were sleeping.
According to Cal Fire San Diego, five ambulances have been called to Donovan State Prison after multiple people were injured during a riot.
The man arrested in connection to the shooting at The Asian Bistro restaurant Tuesday night in Hillcrest was identified as 29-year-old Stefano Markell Parker.
An ex-con who allegedly riddled a Hillcrest restaurant with bullets from an assault rifle -- sending terrified diners ducking for cover but somehow injuring no one -- is set to appear in a San Diego courtroom on Friday.
Authorities warn that mudslides are still possible Friday even after a damaging storm moved through California, trapping people in floodwaters, triggering a debris flow that destroyed homes, and forcing residents to flee communities scorched by wildfires last year.
A person who may have been trying to use a paddle board to ride or cross the fast-moving currents of a rain-swollen Escondido runoff channel was found dead in the culvert Thursday afternoon.
There are several areas prone to flooding across San Diego County – including one in Bankers Hill where residents said rain storms have triggered massive mudslides.
Scattered showers are expected in San Diego County Friday following a powerful storm that brought record-setting rainfall, widespread flooding, mudslides and prompted school closures across the soaked region.
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