Consumer
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10 Tips to Keep Your Summer Pool Season Safe and Clean

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The summer solstice, the first official day of summer, has arrived — which means it’s also the start of summer swimming pool season. And that means it’s time to make sure if you have a pool that you’re doing everything you can to keep it safe and clean.

Public Safety
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VIDEO: New, Modern Crime Lab Opens

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The County celebrated the opening of a state-of-the-art crime lab in Kearny Mesa. It will be the hub of forensic services for the Sheriff’s Department and more than 30 local law enforcement and criminal justice agencies. The ribbon-cutting ceremony also offered a look inside the new facility.

Health
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San Diego County Reminding EBT Users of Outage This Weekend

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Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) users statewide will not be able to access their benefits for a 24-hour period this weekend starting at 11 p.m. Saturday, June 23 until 11 p.m. Sunday, June 24. San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency officials are advising cardholders to plan ahead for their shopping needs and for getting […]

Health
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County Approves Land Purchase, Begins Design for Southeastern San Diego Live Well Center

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The San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved the purchase of just over 4 acres of vacant land near the intersection of Euclid Avenue and Market Street for the future construction of the Southeastern San Diego Live Well Center on Tuesday. The board authorized the purchase from the Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation and began […]

Agriculture
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Agriculture Rising in New Crop Report

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Agriculture values sprouted for a second straight year in the annual County Crop Report, helped by 20-plus percent increases in the value of lemons, miscellaneous vegetables and tomatoes, and a continued renaissance for oranges.