Environment
02:02

VIDEO: Monitoring Community Air Quality

| 2:14 PM

The San Diego County Air Pollution Control District is leading the Community Air Protection Program to monitor air pollution within the state-identified disadvantaged communities of Barrio Logan, Logan Heights, Sherman Heights and parts of National City.

Health
Marilu Henner

Register Now for the 2019 Vital Aging Conference

| 12:23 PM

There’s a big change in store for the 2019 Vital Aging Conference. Don’t worry, all your favorite things are still there. And it’s still free. It’s just in a new location this year – the San Diego Convention Center. The Wednesday, June 19 event will explore ways older adults can improve their health and well-being […]

Health
02:58

VIDEO: Public Health Nurses Respond to Flu Outbreak at Migrant Shelter

| 1:52 PM

County health care specialists have screened about 15,000 asylum seekers at the local temporary shelter with no signs of a slowdown. When the newest arrivals showed a spike in flu-like symptoms, our Public Health nurses quickly made a plan and made the adjustment.

Library
Old family photo

Genealogy Tool ‘My Heritage’ Free at County Library

| 10:37 AM

Get free access to the genealogy tool, My Heritage, with a County Library card. The website offers billions of historical documents from more than 48 countries, old photos and more.

Housing

From ‘Sleeping Under Bushes’ to Her Own Apartment: One Woman’s Story

| 9:34 AM

Melanie Bryant is one of hundreds of people who have found a stable place to live thanks to Project One for All, the County of San Diego’s extensive effort to house and provide needed services to homeless people with serious mental illness.

Environment
Ward's Weed

County Receives State Grant to Help Whack Invasive Weed

| 10:24 AM

The County of San Diego has received a $53,966 state grant to continue efforts to corral a native plant-threatening, fire hazard-creating invasive weed that even Australian cows don’t like.