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Carlsbad residents to see price of water go up

CARLSBAD — Acknowledging that the city is at the mercy of the SDCWA (San Diego County Water Authority), City Council reluctantly authorized a raise in potable and wastewater rates over the next two years.

Council elects to raise water rates in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — Oceanside passed water and wastewater rate increases with one no vote from Councilwoman Esther Sanchez Nov. 6.

SDG&E rates set to increase in September

SDG&E rates set to increase in September

OCEANSIDE — SDG&E representatives told business owners and residents at the August MainStreet Morning Meeting that utility rates will increase for all San Diego County business customers and a quarter of its residential customers come September.

Water equals money

The San Dieguito Water District address is: District Secretary, San Dieguito Water District, 160 Calle Magdelena, Encinitas, CA 92024. (Indicate on the front of the envelope that the letter is for the August 21 hearing on proposed water rate increases).

Fees increase for fire prevention services

RANCHO SANTA FE — Fees for fire prevention services will jump beginning July 1 at the Rancho Santa Fe Fire Protection District. 

RSF School Board agrees to expand iPad use in classrooms

RANCHO SANTA FE — The Rancho Santa Fe School Board agreed May 1 to expand the use of iPads in fifth- and sixth-grade classrooms for the coming academic year.The board unanimously voted to spend $117,000 on 246 new iPad 2 devices, including associated cables and cases. Each device has 16 GB of storage and Wi-Fi […]

Local lobster prices continue on a roller coaster ride

Local lobster prices continue on a roller coaster ride

Increasing demand from China causes restaurants to feel the pinch of the record high 

Report shows increase in crimes, but experts urge caution against the numbers

Report shows increase in crimes, but experts urge caution against the numbers

COAST CITIES — Within the first six months of 2012, violent crime and property crime incidents increased throughout San Diego County compared to 2011, most notably in Carlsbad with a 73 percent increase in violent crime, according to statistics released by the FBI in January. Local law enforcement stated that the increase could be attributed […]

‘King tides’ pose threat, won’t be as severe this time

‘King tides’ pose threat, won’t be as severe this time

COAST CITIES — In the past, “king tides” have flooded beachside restaurants in Cardiff, flung rocks at coastal homes and submerged the San Elijo Lagoon.