Parks and Rec
Spring Valley Calavo Road Property

Board Approves $6.4 Million Land Buy for Potential Spring Valley Park

| 11:17 AM

San Diego County’s Board of Supervisors has taken a step toward creating a new park for Spring Valley residents, voting to spend $6.4 million to buy nine acres of potential park land in the community.

Environment
crane fly

They’re Back! Spring is Crane Fly Season in San Diego County

| 11:34 AM

San Juan Capistrano may have its swallows, but in San Diego County in the spring we have crane flies! Especially after wet winters like the one we’ve just had. Crane flies look like giant mosquitoes, but they’re not. Some people think they eat mosquitoes, but they don’t. So, what are they?

Health
mouse

Three Deer Mice Test Positive for Hantavirus

| 12:52 PM

Three deer mice collected in routine monitoring in Boulevard have tested positive for the potentially deadly hantavirus. Remember, never sweep up or vacuum up after rodents, their droppings or nest material if you find them in your homes, sheds, garages or workplaces.