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Another conservative Christian billboard appears over Hillcrest

Another conservative billboard goes up at the entrance of Hillcrest.

The anti-LGBT religious organization Christian Aid Ministries (CAM) have put another of their billboards at the entrance of Hillcrest, this time declaring that “Jesus is Alive,” beyond reasonable doubt apparently; completely segregating whole populations who may think otherwise.

Thursday fire in Hillcrest displaces 11 residents

Famaliving furniture store on University Avenue in Hillcrest damaged by fire Thursday evening.

A fire in Hillcrest broke out on the 400 block of University Avenue early Thursday evening.

The two-story mixed-use building is home to “famaliving” furniture store on the first floor with residential apartments on the second.

Seven story mixed-use building may be coming to Hillcrest

Mixed-use building could be coming in to fill in some of the empty space in Hillcrest.

There could be a seven-story mixed-use development coming to Hillcrest, ABC-10 News is reporting.

The parking lot on Robinson and Seventh Avenues would be replaced with a large apartment building with retail space on the ground floor.

Escape room game 'Lockdown' coming to Hillcrest

Las Vegas escape-the-room franchise coming to Hillcrest

The old Obelisk Mercantile which was open for business in Hillcrest for over 20 years closed it’s doors for good in July 2015, but a new sign reading only “Lockdown" has appeared over its entranceway causing many to wonder what it is. 

Dave Roberts concedes to Gaspar in Supervisor's race

Supervisor Dave Roberts will be handing over the reigns to Encinitas Mayor Kristin Gaspar.

Supervisor Dave Roberts won’t be serving a second term on the San Diego County Board of Supervisors, he has conceded to Encinitas Mayor Kristin Gaspar.

Misunderstanding leaves SDPD trans officer out of Transgender Day of Remembrance event at The Center

San Diego Transgender police office Christine Garcia

Thanks to a misunderstanding of policy by a staff member, The San Diego LGBT Community Center is suffering through a bit of embarrassment today.

San Diego’s first and only out transgender Officer Christine Garcia was not allowed into the San Diego LGBT Community Center on November 17, for the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) gathering.

Missing accident victim found in Sweetwater Channel

Anthony J. Romero's body was found in Sweetwater River days after being missing in an auto accident.

In a disturbing discovery, a cyclist spotted a body floating in the Sweetwater Channel south of Route 54 on Friday.

The deceased, identified as Anthony J. Romero (AJ), was involved in a collision between a bus and a car on I-5 earlier in the week at approximately 2 am Tuesday, but police were unable to locate his body after the crash.

Police considered him a missing person. 

Carsharing service 'car2go' will exit San Diego on Dec. 31

Car2go will end services in San Diego on Dec. 31.

As of December 31, 2016, carsharing service "car2go" will no longer be operating in San Diego.

Since 2011, the mini blue-and-white Smart cars have been available to rent on-the-go throughout the San Diego area.

Uptown Community Plan update approved

Approval of the Uptown Community Plan could mean the end of shuttered Pernicano's.

The update to the Uptown Community Plan got approved by The City Council and that could mean some changes are coming to Hillcrest and its surrounding neighborhoods.