Animals
Six kittens available for adoption.

It’s Kitten Season: Adopt One or Two!

| 11:16 AM

Sprinkle some joy into your life with a fun and frolicking kitten. The San Diego County Department of Animal Services is hoping to find forever homes for several litters who are now available – and if this week isn’t a good time, don’t worry, more kittens will be ready in the weeks ahead.

Health
logo of an orange sky with words: Heat Alert

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat

| 1:31 PM

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory until 6 p.m. Saturday. County health officials are encouraging San Diegans to take precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses. People should especially pay close attention to children, the elderly and pets.

Government
Group photo of 25 teens honored for their accomplishments on stage with award presenters.

County Public Defender Seeks Nominations for Remarkable Teens

| 10:38 AM

Do you know of any teens in San Diego County who deserve recognition for something remarkable they do? The San Diego County Public Defender is seeking nominations through April 1 for teens ages 13 through 19 who are doing something extraordinary in 25 non-traditional categories, many of which showcase creativity or social activism.

Animals
Valentine's Day cards with drawings of a cat and dog on them asking to be your Valentine.

County Shelters Offer Pet Adoption Special

| 10:07 AM

Looking for companionship, somebuddy who loves you to go on long walks on the beach with or just cuddle with on the couch? Wouldn’t it be great if he or she jumped up and down when you got home? Forget Tinder. People aren’t always truthful on those sites.