Chronicles

"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.

Digging Deep

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Girls in the San Diego County juvenile justice system get their hands dirty in hopes of getting a clean chance to start over in life.

The Red Bug is Here - Should We Worry?

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It's official. San Diego County's Department of Agriculture, Weights and Measures just confirmed the first occurrence of Scantius aegyptius within our borders. And they'd like your help in finding out more about it.

How to Keep Sleeping Babies Safe; Facts About Sudden Infant Death

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"We're a walking nightmare." Listen to one couple’s story of losing their child to SIDS and learn ways of safe sleeping for your infant. Visit the CDC's SIDS website for more information.

Crossing Over to a New Path

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Da'Von was 14, in and out of trouble for most of his young life, and headed down the wrong path as he neared adulthood. Then, he entered into a unique partnership between County Probation and Health & Human Services that helped turn his life around.

Students Make Living Well A Priority

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In 2013, the County of San Diego designated the Chula Vista Elementary School District a "Live Well San Diego" partner. Students are now more active and watching what they eat. This is one school's success story.

Grab and Go: Being Prepared for Emergencies

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After one woman was affected by the 2007 Witch Creek Fire, she learned the importance of having a "grab and go" kit filled with valuables and emergency supplies. Learn what to put in your own kit. More preparedness info at ReadySanDiego.org | RELATED: County Adds Firefighting Resources

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