SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) – Many San Diegans spent Memorial Day remembering those who made ultimate sacrifice fighting for our country.
Those who died in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan were honored at an event near the USS Midway Museum. A group called Veterans for Peace set up a symbolic graveyard near the USS Midway called the Hometown Arlington West Memorial.
San Diegans killed in the Vietnam War were memorialized at the Veterans Museum and Memorial Center in Balboa Park. Monday’s event honored the 455 San Diegan's killed and missing in action in Vietnam.
“We are here to commemorate those fallen heroes. To remember their achievements, their courage, their dedication and to say thank you for their sacrifices,” said Lieutenant Colonel Joseph Radzikowski with U.S. Marine Corps.
To honor the fallen, their names were read aloud Saturday and Sunday and then again at Monday's ceremony. The goal was to make sure that those who gave their life, fighting for our country, are remembered long after their funeral and that the importance of what they were fighting for is never forgotten.
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.
Authorities in California say a man accused of using an assault rifle to shoot and kill a dog that peed on his lawn and car was arrested and faces animal cruelty charges.