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Early Childhood Club Prioritizes Wellness

An after school club that focuses on building healthy students in pre-k and kindergarten was started at Rosa Parks Elementary in City Heights. By Brian Myers An after school club that focuses on building healthy students in pre-k and kindergarten … Continue reading

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Transforming Lives in City Heights

Photo by Youth Empowerment By David Ogul Instead of dodging bullets on the street, they’re dodging paintball pellets in a park. Instead of marking their turf with graffiti on public property, they’re cleaning up taggers’ work from swing sets and … Continue reading

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San Diego Council Members to Mayor: Make Our Neighborhoods a Budget Priority

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City Heights | Photo Credit: Katie Schoolov, KPBS By Megan Burks And so it begins. The city of San Diego kicked off its six-month-long budget process Wednesday, and council members representing neighborhoods south of Interstate 8 were first up at … Continue reading

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Policías Transforman Propiedad Descuidada en Una Joya

El Teniente Ray Valentin se prepara para instalar una nueva cerca en una vivienda de Fairmount Village convertida en refugio de vagabundos. | Photo Courtesy of ACLU of California By Staff Al responder a un reporte rutinario de allanamiento al … Continue reading

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Police Turn Trashed Property Into a Gem

Before and after pictures of a Fairmount Village property that underwent a massive makeover thanks to the efforts of three San Diego police officers.| Photo Courtesy of City Heights Life By Staff Responding to a routine call of trespassing on … Continue reading

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Ajustándose a La Vida en Un Salón de Clases Estadounidense

Eliza Getch trabaja con los estudiantes en un ejercicio de composición en inglés en el Centro para Recién Llegados de la Preparatoria Hoover, uno de varios con los que cuenta el Distrito Escolar Unificado de San Diego. | Photo By … Continue reading

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Adjusting to Life in an American Classroom

Eliza Getch works with students on an English composition exercise at the New Arrivals Center at Hoover High School, one of several in the San Diego Unified School District. | Photo By David Ogul By David Ogul Veteran educator Eliza … Continue reading

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Wilson Desea Una Segunda Oportunidad Para Lograr Una Buena Impresión

Dave Downey, Director de la Secundaria Wilson se relaja en el Banco Tigre, símbolo de los muchos cambios que han ocurrido en la escuela desde que tomó las riendas hace más de dos años.| Photo Courtesy of City Heights Life … Continue reading

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Wilson Wants a Second Chance to Make a Good Impression

Wilson Middle School Principal Dave Downey relaxes at the Tiger Bench, a symbol of the many changes that have occurred since he took over two years ago.| Photo Courtesy of City Heights Life By Staff You never get a second … Continue reading

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Generations Program Offers Youths a Pathway to Success

STEM instruction takes place in the space formerly serving as the La Maestra Health Clinic. The facility has been renovated to promote student learning. | Photo courtesy of City Heights Life By Staff Sprouting from its seeds in 1986 as … Continue reading

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