SAN DIEGO - It’s almost time for the school bells to ring again and the American Red Cross has steps that everyone can take to make the trip back to the classroom safer.
Make sure your child knows their phone number, address, how to get in touch with parents at work, how to get in touch with another trusted adult, and how to dial 9-1-1.
School bus safety:
Get to school safely:
Have you considered taking a first aid class? Red Cross training can give you the confidence and skills to help with everyday emergencies from paper cuts to school sports injuries.
You can download the free Red Cross First Aid App (redcross.org/apps) for instant access to expert advice whenever and wherever needed.
For local classes and more information on how to keep your family safe, visit the Red Cross San Diego website: www.redcross.org/san-diego.
Strong and gusty Santa Ana winds, low humidity levels and high temperatures prompted the National Weather Service to issue a red flag fire warning Monday in San Diego County.
Temperatures Monday are warm, above average for the coast but below average at the desert. Santa Ana wind event will produce low humidity and gusty winds.
Bike riders, scooter users and pedestrians -- and bad drivers -- in Mission Beach and Pacific Beach will be targeted for safety enforcement by San Diego police Sunday.
Just a few days ago thunderstorms rolled through San Diego bringing measurable rain to the county for the first time in months. But things are about to change as strong Santa Anas are headed our way.
A man led police on a short car chase and barricaded himself in a Mission Bay motel before officers were able to arrest him Sunday.
An overflowing sewage line in Del Mar prompted authorities to warn visitors to stay out of the water at a section of the city's shoreline Sunday.
Authorities were searching for a suspect on Sunday following an attempted sexual assault in Little Italy.
Chase De Leo scored on the final shot of the shootout to give the San Diego Gulls a 6-5 victory over the Ontario Reign Saturday night in Ontario, their first win of the 2018-19 American Hockey League season.
Just two weeks after a shark attacked 13-year-old Keane Webre-Hayes, he received a special gift from Wildlife Officers.