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North County Vaccination Super Station opens

By James Kecskes
County of San Diego Communications Office

(Jan. 31, 2021) San Diego County opened the region’s third Vaccination Super Station today at the California State University San Marcos Sports Center. It will be open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays. Appointments are required and can be made online at www.VaccinationSuperStationSD.com. Initially, the site is expected to vaccinate 250 to 1,000 people per day, depending on the number of vaccines available, eventually building up to 5,000-plus vaccines daily.


THIS IS OUR TOWN: Del Mar and Encinitas

In this latest episode of This is our Town, we head to Del Mar and Encinitas. The North County beach communities offer a good mix of scenic views, beautiful homes and plenty of outdoor venues all centered around fun.


ShakeOut preps people for earthquake preparedness

By James Kecskes
County of San Diego Communications Office

(Oct. 15, 2020) Millions took a step toward better earthquake preparedness by participating in International ShakeOut Day 2020. The annual drill is an opportunity to practice “Drop, Cover and Hold On” and reinforce additional lessons on what to do, and what not to do, during an earthquake. County leaders discussed and demonstrated the importance of earthquake preparedness with the help of the Big Shaker. Visit ReadySanDiego.org.


Animal services takes in dogs ahead of hurricane

By Suzanne Bartole 
County of San Diego Communications Office 

(Oct. 8, 2020) The San Diego County Department of Animal Services helped dogs evacuated from Louisiana, which was threatened by Hurricane Delta. 
A cargo plane filled with crates of almost 100 dogs arrived at Gillespie Field Thursday. Shelters in Louisiana are creating space for animals they expect to arrive if the region is impacted by the hurricane. 


Gillespie Field hosts firefighting helicopters

By Suzanne Bartole
County of San Diego Communications Office

(Sept. 8, 2020) The County of San Diego is hosting military firefighting helicopters at Gillespie Field to help fight the Valley Fire. Gillespie Field’s two other runways remain open to the public.
(courtesy of the County of San Diego)


Surveying damage from the Valley Fire

By Suzanne Bartole
County of San Diego Communications Office

(Sept. 14, 2020) The County is sending Damage Assessment Teams to Lawson Valley to determine the damage sustained after the Valley Fire destroyed homes and outbuildings.


THIS IS OUR TOWN: Outdoor Edition

This episode of “This is Our Town” reveals some remarkably enjoyable San Diego establishments with outdoor venues for coffee, music, dancing, dining, drinks and wonderful views.


THIS IS OUR TOWN: Burlingame – South Park

This episode takes visitors on a “hidden” walking tour through the community of Burlingame. This tour includes beautiful homes, a cool canyon thick with vegetation and a quick look at the commercial district.


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THIS IS OUR TOWN: Point Loma

Marc and Darlynne Menkin, co-owners of Where You Want To Be and Out of the Ordinary, take you on a tour of their favorite places in Point Loma.


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THIS IS OUR TOWN: Bird Rock Tour

Marc and Darlynne Menkin, co-owners of Where You Want To Be and Out of the Ordinary, take you on a tour of their favorite places in Bird Rock.


THIS IS OUR TOWN: Mission Hills Tour

Marc and Darlynne Menkin, co-owners of Where You Want To Be and Out of the Ordinary, take you on a tour of their favorite places in Mission Hills.