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Hiking Trails Are For Everyone

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The County of San Diego Parks and Recreation has many trails throughout the county, and some are even ADA accessible, like San Elijo Lagoon. Check out the complete list of trails. RELATED: 10 Trails to Try in 2015

Making Your Ride a Little Smoother

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Potholes on our roads aren't just a nuisance, they can be dangerous. In the unincorporated parts of the county, the Department of Public Works tackles the job. In this case it's two potholes in Rancho Santa Fe. Report a pothole or request road service.

8 Ways to Make 2015 Great

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It's easy to make New Year's resolutions, but a lot harder to keep them. The County can help you make good on some of those promises to yourself.

Sharpies, Hooves Make a Great Combination During a Disaster

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From floods to fires, being prepared for disaster is key if you own large animals. Evacuating with a horse is much different than leaving quickly with a cat. Here are some tips to make sure your animals will make it home after the disaster is over.

Mobile Mechanic Keeps County Moving

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Taking vehicles to get serviced can be costly both in time and money - especially for large vehicles like firetrucks. But this mobile mechanic makes things easy for County cars. He delivers on-the-go oil changes, light repairs and more.

Program Helps Kids Take Steps to More Mobility

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California Children Services provides treatment to children with a variety of physical limitations and chronic conditions, often at no cost to families. Therapists' work with one little girl offers an example of how the program operates. Learn more at California Children Services

"Sixty-Four Men on the Run, Now as One"

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It's a line from a song composed by inmates at the Vista Detention Facility; a song penned to celebrate the expansion of the Veterans Moving Forward program. The program is a unique attempt to reach out to jailed military veterans who can benefit from specialized rehabilitation.

If You Go On Vacation, Who Are You Going To Call?

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They'll not only check your home for you while you're on vacation, but they visit our aging population to make sure they are safe and healthy. They're the Sheriff's Senior Volunteer Patrol.

This is Happening at a County Library

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Think the library is for quiet time spent sitting in a chair? Think again! The Rockin' Recess program at the Lemon Grove Library gets kids up and moving after school.

A Home for Injured Wildlife

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Project Wildlife is an essential partner to our Department of Animal Services, treating and releasing thousands of wild animals in San Diego County each year. You can contact Project Wildlife if you have a wild animal that needs care.

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