Government

County Celebrates 200,000th Passport Application

| 9:57 AM

A tiny applicant hit a big milestone at the County’s passport services office Thursday. Lilly, who was just 7 days old, became the 200,000th person to apply for a passport since the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors began offering this service 17 years ago.

Environment

Know Your Mosquitoes? Read the Tale of the Tape!

| 2:26 PM

San Diego County and its residents have been fighting West Nile virus and native mosquitoes for more than a decade. This year, we’ve also had to deal with invasive Aedes mosquitoes and their disease-carrying potential.
Now more than ever, you need to know your vectors! And how to protect yourself!

Families

The Ramona Air Fair is Back This Saturday!

| 3:40 PM

Picture this — you’re chasing down your flapjacks with Mexican cuisine, standing next to a two-story-tall Smokey Bear balloon when an expert flight team performs a perfect close formation flyby above you in the glinting sun and cloudless sky.