Health

Last-Chance Whooping Cough Vaccine Clinics Offered

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Only four more Tdap – or whooping cough – vaccine clinics offering 1,600 doses will be held in the coming weeks to help middle and high school students meet the new requirement to get their booster shot, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) reported today.

Health

Hantavirus Found in South County

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Two rodents trapped during routine monitoring last week in Chula Vista have tested positive for the potentially-deadly hantavirus.

Government

Filing Period Opens for Property Tax Assessment Appeals

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Residents and business owners who disagree with their property tax assessments for the 2011-2012 year may file an application to appeal it between July 2 and Nov. 30, said Thomas J. Pastuszka, Clerk of the County Assessment Appeals Boards today.