Category archives for: Poway

Poway karate instructor given four-year prison term

A Poway karate instructor who had unlawful sex with a girl over a 3 1/2-year period, beginning when she was 14, was sentenced Friday to four years and four months in state prison.

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.

Pomerado Hospital drills for Ebola threat

Registered Nurse Mel Kanter, left, plays the role of a potential Ebola patient while Registered Nurse Lyn Duran-Delacruz wears personal protective equipment to provide medical care during Pomerado Hospital’s Ebola drill on Monday morning. Photos by Rick Zamora

Following CDC and California Department of Public Health guidelines, Pomerado’s staff went all-out in the drill.

Jack-O-Smash 5000 slated for Sunday at Sportsplex USA

Get ready to smash some pumpkins — and do some good for the community at the same time.

City Council candidates offer views on issues

A political newcomer is competing with two incumbents for two seats on the Poway City Council.

Candidate critics file spending report

The couple responsible for the negative roadside campaign signs against two school board members and Poway’s mayor have reported spending $3,181 on their efforts between Oct. 1 and 18.

Mayoral race finances running close

The two candidates for Poway mayor are only a few dollars apart in campaign fundraising and spending, according new reports.

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.

Poway Business Expo is Wednesday

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

PUSD candidates vary on issues

Eight contenders are competing for three seats on the Poway Unified School District School board, including two incumbents, Marc Davis and Todd Gutschow, in the Nov. 4 election. The candidates are profiled in alphabetical order.