Parks and Rec
Santa Ysabel County Preserves Credit: Scott Turner

Featured Park: Santa Ysabel County Preserves

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Explore Santa Ysabel County Preserve before lacing up your hiking boots, strapping on your bike helmet or saddling up for a horseback ride on more than 17.5 miles of trails. Supervising Park Ranger Michael Hubbell takes you off the beaten path with this Q&A on the ecologically diverse County park.


Tuberculosis Case Reported at Two Chula Vista Schools

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A person who spent time at both Harborside Elementary School and Castle Park Middle School recently started treatment for active tuberculosis and may have exposed others, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Monday.


County Offices to Close on Labor Day

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County of San Diego offices, libraries and animal shelters will be closed Monday, Sept. 5 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. County parks, campgrounds, and neighborhood day-use parks will all be open during normal business hours with only the following facilities closed: Spring Valley Community Center Fallbrook Community Center Lakeside Community Center Spring Valley […]

One of the horses seized Friday from a Boulevard property.

Neglected Horses Seized in Boulevard

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County Animal Services seized four horses from a property in Boulevard Thursday and Friday after investigating reports of neglect. One severely malnourished horse was seized on Thursday night as the officer believed that very prompt action was necessary to try to save it. After discussions with the equine veterinarian who observed the horse last night, […]


Top Cat Names in San Diego County

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The Department of Animal Services records felines’ names at the time of adoption, claim or microchipping and found out which names were most popular in the County. Which names were the cat’s meow? We let the cat out of the bag.