Public Safety
Photo of fire flames on a ridge at night. Credit: CAL FIRE

Residents Urged to Be Prepared to Evacuate Early and Quickly as Fire Threat Increases

| 11:49 AM

The Valley Fire, which has grown to thousands of acres in just a few days, is a growing threat to communities in San Diego County with the Santa Ana wind event forecast for today. Residents, particularly those who live in communities around the fire perimeter, are asked to be ready to evacuate in 15 minutes or less.

Animals
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Swipe Right to Help Clear the Shelters

| 10:36 AM

Are you looking for unconditional love, companionship and fun? We may have the next big love of your life waiting for you at one of our animal shelters. The County Department of Animal Services is participating in this year’s monthlong Clear the Shelters adoption event being done online to prevent potential spread of coronavirus.

Animals
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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.