Government

An Orchid in the Desert

| 12:15 PM

A trio of County facilities in the desert community of Borrego Springs – the recently opened library, park and Sheriff’s substation – have been recognized with a prestigious architectural award.

Families
children playing with bubbles Credit: Christine Lafontant

100+ Free Things to Do in July

| 12:55 PM

We’ve compiled an extensive list of more than 100 County activities for you and your families. There are things from babies to older adults and everyone in between. There are even some creative educational activities where the kids might not even realize they’re learning while they’re having fun.

Parks and Rec
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VIDEO: Virtual Hike: San Dieguito County Park

| 3:52 PM

Come along with us on a family-friendly virtual hike! Nestled just a short distance from the Pacific Ocean in Del Mar, San Dieguito County Park offers five miles of interconnected trails, exercise stations and much more for a day of fun with family and friends. For more on the Upside of Outside, visit sdparks.org.

Parks and Rec

Several County Parks to Close for August

| 10:21 AM

County Parks and Recreation will close several parks for the month of August, a precaution taken each year due to the season’s expected extreme heat.