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County Warns of Potential EBT Card Scam

| 9:22 AM

The County’s Health and Human Services Agency is warning anyone who uses an electronic benefit transfer (EBT) card to access benefits to be aware of a text messaging scam. While there have been no reported victims in San Diego County, there have been cases in other parts of California and HHSA wants clients to be […]

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Hand washing with soap and water can help to stop the spread of hepatitis A.

Hepatitis A Outbreak is Showing Signs of Slowing

| 12:41 PM

The hepatitis A outbreak appears to be slowing as the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency announced today it had topped 100,000 vaccinations in the effort to bring the outbreak under control. The County and community partners have given 100,147 vaccinations, including 84,895 to at-risk populations, as part of the County’s vaccination, sanitation […]

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VIDEO: Check This Out: There’s a New 24/7 Library Kiosk in Chula Vista

| 2:15 PM

It got even easier to check out books, movies and more thanks to a new self-service kiosk in Chula Vista. San Diego County Library’s new 24/7 Library To Go provides access to hundreds of library materials in a convenient vending machine format. Library cardholders can pick up new books or movies any time, day or […]

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Food Drive Lets You Help Others This Holiday Season

| 9:53 AM

It’s that familiar time of the year when families and friends start making plans to gather for holiday dinners and parties teeming with cookies, pies and other treats. But it’s not the same for all families, and First 5 San Diego, the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank, Wells Fargo Bank and San Diego […]