Public Safety

Safely Dispose of Prescription Drugs

| 3:07 PM

One of the most popular drugs used by teens is likely in your own home. Prescription drugs are third only to marijuana as the drugs most often abused by teens. You can get rid of unused or expired prescription medications Saturday during National Prescription Take Back Day.

Government

Personal Property Penalty Deadline for Late Filing Approaching

| 10:41 AM

The annual personal property statements for businesses, aircraft, and vessels, and notices of electronic filing (E-file) for San Diego County were distributed in January and February. Taxpayers receiving a statement or notice of electronic filing were required to file by April 2, 2013. Ernie Dronenburg, the San Diego County Assessor, wants to remind owners of businesses, general aircraft or vessels that the deadline to file this year without a penalty is May 7, 2013. All filings received and/or postmarked after May 7, 2013 will be subject to a 10 percent late filing penalty.