August 23, 2012 -- (San Diego’s East County)--East County Roundup highlights top stories of interest to East County and San Diego’s inland regions, published in other media. This week’s top “Roundup” headlines include:
- City races start to heat up in East County (UT San Diego)
- 11-year-old accused of fatally stabbing friend found mentally incompetent to stand trial (Santee.Patch.com)
- Retired Border Patrol union president indicted (10 News)
- Group hoping to save ECPAC continues fight (UT San Diego)
- Where parolees live in San Diego: map (Voice of San Diego)
- San Diego Gas & Electric wind projects draw national notice (KCET)
- As heat dries land and lake, asthma fears rise in Imperial County(KPBS)
- Summer of hate concert came to El Cajon (San Diego Citybeat)
- High costs of bonds shocks Poway Unified School District (UT San Diego)
- Democratic lawmakers move to oppose rewriting CA environmental laws (Sacramento Bee)
- SoCal groves report new cases of lethal citrus bug (Sacramento Bee)
- Man dies after contracting rare rodent disease at Yosemite (CBS)
Read more for excerpts and links to full stories.
March 7, 2012 (La Mesa) -- Declan and Aidan Bardin of La Mesa dominated the results of the two-day Drew Ford/Kiwanis Club of La Mesa Soap Box Derby Rally Races on March 3 and 4 in La Mesa. Between them the Bardin brothers won four first place trophies, two second place and two third place. The boys are students at Literacy First Charter School in El Cajon.