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City interns assessing condition of Rancho Bernardo sidewalks

Allyson Serafico and Angel Andrade, student engineers with the city, assessing the condition of Rancho Bernardo sidewalks on Aug. 14. Their work will continue in the area through next week. Photo by Elizabeth Marie Himchak

College interns wearing bright yellow vests are walking throughout Rancho Bernardo this month as they assess the community’s sidewalk conditions and needs.

Mayor gives city update to RB Rotarians

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, left, with Rancho Bernardo “Noon” Rotary Club President Don Glover. Photo by Elizabeth Marie Himchak

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer told Rancho Bernardo “Noon” Rotarians that it is efforts like theirs that help make San Diego a great community.

Prosecutor: Caretaker stole from RB senior’s bank accounts, then killed him

Gerald Rabourn

A caretaker for an 88-year-old Rancho Bernardo man drained more than $500,000 from his bank accounts before killing him so she could carry out her plan to become independently wealthy, a prosecutor alleged Tuesday

Cans, bottles needed for recycling partnership

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Plastic bottles and aluminum cans are being accepted for recycling at the Ed Brown Senior Center in Rancho Bernardo, a partnership that helps the facility and a Poway organization that gives job training to adults with developmental disabilities.

Oaks North sauna fire causes $350,000 in damages

An electrical problem sparked a fire in a Rancho Bernardo senior community center’s sauna, causing no injuries but leaving around $350,000 in damage, fire officials said.

Sal Embry becomes Monterey Ridge’s principal

Monterey Ridge Elementary Principal Sal Embry

A mentoring opportunity as a college baseball player with Little League kids is what Monterey Ridge Elementary’s new principal said inspired him to pursue a career in education.

Donate used bras to support trafficking victims

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Every woman likely has at least one bra in her dresser drawer that is in good condition, but it no longer fits her or is rarely worn.

Oversized vehicle permits required as of Aug. 17

RB 1x oversize vehicles

Starting this month, a new city rule is requiring owners of recreational, non-motorized and oversized vehicles to buy a temporary permit if they want to park on City of San Diego streets overnight.

72-year-old man injured in Rancho Bernardo car accident

A 72-year-old driver turning out of a parking lot was hit by a vehicle traveling south and was sent to the hospital with a fractured pelvis, a San Diego police officer said.

Rancho Bernardo High grads gain new perspectives at internship

Rancho Bernardans Gopika Mavalanka, left, and Priscilla Tenggara are in the Bank of America Student Leaders program. Photo by Elizabeth Marie Himchak

Two Rancho Bernardo High June graduates are among five San Diego County residents and 220 teens nationwide participating in the Bank of America Student Leaders program this summer.