SAN DIEGO (CNS) - West Nile virus made its first appearance of the summer in San Diego County this week when a batch of mosquitoes trapped in Santee tested positive for the viral infection. West Nile virus mainly affects birds, but it can be transmitted to humans by mosquitoes that feed off an infected animal and then bite people. Only about 20 percent of people who get infected with West Nile virus suffer any symptoms, though it can be deadly in rare cases. Symptoms of the virus are headache, fever, nausea, fatigue, skin rash or swollen glands. County officials recommends residents prevent mosquito breeding by removing or regularly cleaning items outside homes that can hold standing water, including
SAN DIEGO , July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Whitney A. Hodges is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member in the field of Law in recognition of her role as an Attorney at Sheppard, ...
Comic-Con always means the premiere of some of the biggest movie trailers and television previews of the year. From Aquaman and Venom to Star Trek: Discovery and The Walking Dead, here is what we're most excited about this year.
"Doctor Who," "Breaking Bad," "The Walking Dead," "Star Trek: Discovery," "Castle Rock," "The Good Place," and more panels to keep an eye on.
McDaniel College has named Mark Stuart of San Diego to its board of trustees. Stuart leads all fundraising and friend-raising efforts to support San Diego Zoo Global's animal care, conservation and education programs. He also serves as president of the Foundation of San Diego Zoo Global, which is devoted to raising major gifts to address the institution's mission to end extinction. In addition, Stuart has taught on philanthropy best practices nationally and regionally with the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, the Association of Fund-Raising Professionals and National University's Sanford Institute of Philanthropy. He is a Certified Fundraising Executive, a distinction held by only 5,000 fundraising
Reckless Female Driver Leads Officers On Chase From San Diego To Santa Clarita A woman was arrested late Tuesday night after leading officers on a nearly three-hour pursuit along the northbound 5 Freeway from the San Diego area all the way up to Santa Clarita.
Every year, the tradeoff is real: What panel are you willing to sacrifice in order to see another? Even in a year when HBO and Marvel are staying away, the days at Comic-Con International are so stacked with events that hard choices need to be made. We feel that pain, and are here to help. Below are all the panels and events that we think will be the biggest deals at this year's con. It's not a comprehensive list—there are always gems hidden away for any pop-culture interest you can imagine—but if you're looking for the blockbusters, these are a good place to start. The Rebirth of the Predator Franchise Writer-director Shane Black starred in 1987's Predator, the story of a brutal alien who sees
SAN DIEGO , July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bank of Southern California , N.A. (OTC Pink: BCAL), a community business bank headquartered in San Diego , is pleased to announce that Catherine Puckett has joined ...
A person who spent time at the USA Hostel in downtown San Diego has been diagnosed with meningococcal disease, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday. The 24-year-old previously healthy individual, whose name was withheld, was admitted to a local hospital Saturday and is recovering, according to county health officials. Health and Human Services staff have identified, informed and provided preventive treatment to more than two dozen close contacts who may have been exposed to the bacteria that causes to the disease. The hospitalized person could have exposed others within close contact any time between July 4 and July 14 at the hostel, located at 726 Fifth Ave.