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VIDEO: Local Family Adopts Six Siblings

| 1:18 PM

Chesni and David began as foster parents over 20 years ago. But they wanted something a little more permanent, so they worked with the County of San Diego and adopted six biological siblings, bringing the family size to nine. If you are interested in adopting or becoming a foster family, please call 1-877-I-ADOPT-U.

Families

Donate a Toy for a Tot at a County Airport

| 9:48 AM

There’s an easy way to feel good this holiday season — just put a smile on the face of a less fortunate kid. It’s easy to do. Simply drop off a new, unwrapped toy into the Toys for Tots donation box at one of four County airports.

Families
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VIDEO: ‘Gramping’ Event Tightens Family Bonds

| 10:03 AM

It’s estimated that there may be 24,000 or more grandparents in San Diego County who are raising their grandchildren. And it’s easy for these grandparents to feel alone in their efforts. But the County is trying to change that.

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Ramona Air Fair Flies in Oct. 7

| 2:35 PM

Cool airplanes, awesome cars, flapjacks, Mexican food, live country music, a hot air balloon and a really big Smokey Bear — if that sounds interesting to you, you’re in luck! The Ramona Air Fair & Fly-in comes back Saturday, Oct. 7!

Families
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VIDEO: Trails Appreciation Day Empowers Children With Disabilities

| 10:25 AM

Being a wheelchair user can make exercise a challenge. But there are lots of ways to keep disabled children and young people active! The CCS Medical Therapy Program and County of San Diego Parks and Recreation Department recently partnered to sponsor a “Trails Accessibility Day” event to empower children with physical limitations and chronic health conditions to […]

Families
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VIDEO: County Launches New Senior Care Rating System

| 4:45 PM

A new website allows residents to compare local residential care facilities so they can choose the one that best fits their aging family member.

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60 Fun and Free Things to Do in July

| 10:45 AM

As the calendar hits July, certain things are inevitable. The summer tourist season is in full swing, bringing friends and relatives to town on the hunt for some fun in the sun. The kids are always looking for things to do, and you probably wouldn’t mind finding an activity or two to give you some […]