SAN DIEGO (CNS) - San Diego City Councilmen Chris Ward and David Alvarez are expected Monday to attend the fourth annual Truman San Diego Memorial Day Sunrise Rose Ceremony at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery.
Ward, Alvarez, other elected officials, community leaders, veterans and gold star families will honor armed service personnel by laying at least 40,000 roses on graves.
The ceremony was initially held in 2015 with 20 participants and 1,000 roses, according to the San Diego Chapter of Truman National Security Project. Since then, the event has grown steadily each year, with 6,600 roses in 2016 and 30,000 roses in 2017.
The Truman Center for National Policy, based in Washington, D.C., advocates on veteran, national security and foreign policy issues. The organization has 16 chapters nationwide.
The driver of a pickup truck has died, and another driver is under arrest on suspicion of DUI Wednesday, following a collision on Interstate 805 in Chula Vista.
Patchy fog possible along the coast Wednesday and Thursday morning. Temperatures seasonal Wednesday, much warmer Thursday under offshore flow.
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - Hundreds of children from the Boys and Girls Club of San Diego had some special elves on Tuesday during Junior Seau Foundation's Shop with a Jock.
Frazzled students studying for finals are getting by with a little help from their furry friends. More than a dozen trained therapy dogs stopped by UC San Diego on Tuesday to help students preparing for exams de-stress.
When we all pitch in San Diego becomes a stronger community. In Tuesday’s Zevely Zone, team KFMB rolls up its sleeves at the Jacobs and Cushman San Diego Food Bank.
Last week’s torrential rain caused a mess on the coast and is now impacting wildlife in the area. Trying to keep our coast clean is a never-ending fight.
Doorbell cameras have helped catch many thieves who steal from front porches. Now, there's a similar way to keep an eye on your vehicle.
A former police officer in Arizona is accused of raping a woman in San Diego, but on Tuesday he took the stand to tell jurors he believes he did nothing wrong.
San Diego Police have two people in custody after they failed to pull over and led them on a short chase.
Sen. Kamala Harris questioned U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan on the economic fallout of last month's nearly six-hour closure of the San Ysidro Port of Entry during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, D.C.