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First Cold Rains on the Way; Free Sandbags for Unincorporated Residents

| 5:04 PM

San Diego County is expected to see its first real rains in months this weekend and the County of San Diego and CAL FIRE have free sandbags to help residents in unincorporated communities protect their homes and properties.

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This Holiday Season, Remember: Don’t Pack a Pest!

| 8:07 AM

The holidays are a time for traveling and sending gifts, which means it’s also time to make sure you’re not carrying or shipping something that nobody wants — a pest. So, remember, don’t pack a pest!

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Talking Turkey: Food is a Terrible Thing to Waste

| 1:51 PM

Too much of a good thing, they say, can be bad — but that can’t possibly include Thanksgiving leftovers, can it? Yes, even Thanksgiving leftovers can be too much of a good thing — if they go to waste.

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New Storms on the Way, Still Time to Get Free Sandbags

| 3:10 PM

San Diego County is expecting a second round of rainstorms this week, including the possibility of heavy rains Thanksgiving, so if you haven’t picked up some free sandbags yet there’s still time to do it.