Reasons to celebrate at Helix

Posted: December 22nd, 2017 | Columns, Featured, Helix Highlights | No Comments

By Jennifer Osborn During this season of celebration, there is much to celebrate at Helix. Students and staff are celebrating the end of a successful term heading in to winter break, and will return in January to new classes and the start of a new term. The month of December was busy and exciting on […]

Anderson hosts final Holiday Open House

Posted: December 22nd, 2017 | Columns, Featured, Politics, Senator Anderson update | No Comments

By Crystal Sung Constituents and elected officials alike filed into the Toyota of El Cajon building on Dec. 12 for state Sen. Joel Anderson’s final Holiday Legislative Open House. With thousands of attendees from all over Senate District 38 (La Mesa, Lemon Grove, El Cajon, Santee, Poway, Escondido, San Marcos, Lakeside, Valley Center, Rancho Santa […]

Tony Krvaric to headline next Republican Women meeting

By Judy McCarty To start the new year on an energetic note, Tony Krvaric, the volunteer chairman of San Diego County’s Republican Party, will share with us the plans and activities for the coming year at our Jan. 9 meeting. Kat Culkin, our new club president, will preside. Also stopping by to introduce himself will be Mark […]

Climate plan faces scrutiny at meeting

Posted: November 24th, 2017 | Featured, News | 1 Comment

By Jeff Clemetson | Editor

On Nov. 13, city staff presented the latest revision to La Mesa’s climate action plan (CAP) to a joint meeting of the Environmental Sustainability Commission and the Climate Action Plan Council Subcommittee. The CAP presentation outlined how to reach the city’s targets to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions required by state law.