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Buy tickets now for Rancho Bernardo honorary mayor parties

Rancho Bernardo Honorary Mayor Alex Monroe, center, with the candidates trying to succeed him, Debbie Kurth and Marc Nimetz. Both are selling votes and tickets to their upcoming parties, which serve as fundraisers for the Rancho Bernardo Business Association contest that benefits several community groups.

Debbie Kurth and Marc Nimetz are vying to become Rancho Bernardo’s next honorary mayor.

Rancho Bernardo planners, council seek additional members

Rancho Bernardo Planning Board and Community Council are each posed to appoint new members to vacant seats when meeting this month.

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.