| Nov 10, 2010
The California Center for the Arts, Escondido is trying something new. This Friday night Mommy's and Daddy's can actually live in the arts in their newest exhibit "Leveled." The interactive exhibit created by Wes Bruce is for adults. The multi-room "Fort"...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 3:40 PM
Two hospitals in San Diego County were among 12 statewide fined by the California Department of Public Health for failing to follow proper policies and procedures, it was announced Friday.
Palomar Medical Center Escondido and Scripps Memorial Hospital La...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 8:48 AM
The FBI says a serial bandit who robbed 10 banks in San Diego has struck again after laying low for months -- this time in Bakersfield.
Bakersfield Police Department released pictures taken on Friday around 6 p.m. of a man who robbed the Bank of...
| Nov 19, 2010
| 3:31 PM
Members of a sheriff's bomb squad set off several controlled explosions Friday as they searched a home where a backyard blast sent a gardener to the hospital the day before.
Prior to the detonations, the California Highway Patrol closed Interstate 15 in...
| Nov 22, 2010
| 8:29 AM
Sheriffs continued to surround a North County home over the weekend after nine pounds of explosives were discovered on the property, deputies said.
The extensive investigation started Thursday after a gardener accidently stepped on explosive powder in...
| Nov 23, 2010
| 8:46 AM
A San Diego County man accused of making the largest cache of homemade explosive compounds ever found in one spot on U.S. soil was ordered by a judge Monday to remain in custody on $5 million bail.
George Djura Jakubec, 54, pleaded not guilty to 12...
| Nov 24, 2010
An Escondido man accused of running a 'bomb factory' at his home initially denied having anything explosive on his property and attempted to change the topic several times, according to a search warrant affidavit.
A San Diego Sheriffs deputy questioned...
| Nov 29, 2010
| 8:57 AM
Another Escondido man was arrested Sunday on suspicion of making explosive devices, but the arrest appears to be unrelated to the "bomb factory'' discovered earlier this month at another Escondido home, a police lieutenant said.
Richard Hinkel, 45, was...
| Nov 29, 2010
A man arrested on Sunday for allegedly having explosive devices in Escondido was been released on bail Monday.
Richard Hinkel, 45, was released early Monday after posting his $25,000 bail, according to the district attorney's office. Hinkel was...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Authorities announced Tuesday that they will burn down a home in an unincorporated section of Escondido that contains a massive cache of explosives.
Sheriff Bill Gore told the public at a town hall meeting in San Marcos Tuesday evening that the home on...
| Dec 3, 2010
| 9:00 AM
Workers began building a protective barrier Thursday alongside a North County home that will be burned to the ground to dispose of large amounts of illegal bomb-making chemicals found there.
The house in the 1900 block of Via Scott in unincorporated...