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Couple accused of Home Depot robbery waive hearing

A couple accused of carrying out a robbery during which the husband allegedly threatened employees at a Poway home-improvement store with a makeshift flame-thrower waived their right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday and agreed to be bound over for trial.

Union money rolls into Poway Unified school races

In recent weeks school employee labor groups have poured $57,000 into the Poway Unified School District board race and one candidate has accepted over $17,000 in campaign help from a group about which she says she knows very little.

Poway Business Expo is Wednesday

The Poway Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its Chamber Business Expo at the Maderas Golf Club this year.

Poway mayoral candidates offer views on the issues

Poway voters on Nov. 4 will decide whether they want to keep a long-time elected official as the city’s mayor or try someone relatively new to the political scene.

Vacation photos: Issue of Oct. 23, 2014

Brianna and Amber Nerio at Graceland in Memphis, Tenn.

Reader-submitted photos from around the world.

Community Calendar: Issue of Oct. 23, 2014

Events and meetings in our region.

Tony Gwynn to be honored with I-15 memorial signs

County supervisors on Tuesday are expected to authorize spending $7,500 to finance two signs dedicating a portion Interstate 15 to the memory of Padres great and Poway resident Tony Gwynn.

Editorial: Another campaign report needed before election

We like the rule requiring one more pre-election filing so that last-minute infusions of contributions can be disclosed prior to Election Day.

Letters to the editor: Issue of Oct. 23, 2014

Readers comment on negative campaign signs, school bonds and the local congressional race.

Wooton: Finding the right care level for your teen

Will Wooton

It often baffles me that so many families miss the mark identifying what the issues are with teens.