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Bold couple caught on camera snatching Gossip Grill employee's wallet

This couple allegedly snatched an employee's phone and wallet right off the bar.

The Hillcrest hospitality industry is on alert this week after a brazen male and female customer came into Gossip Grill early Sunday evening and made off with employee Elly Barksdale’s (top left) wallet and phone.Although the property was eventually recovered, the suspects have not been caught. 

Hillcrest sign victim of hit-and-run

The pillars that hold up the historic Hillcrest sign cause damage to hit-and-run U-Haul truck.

The Hillcrest sign was the victim of a hit and run accident Monday night reports the San Diego Police Department.

Witness to the incident, Derrick Roach watched as a U-Haul truck driven by two men slammed into the historic sign's supporting pole at 5th and University in front of Union Bank. 

"It made a huge noise when it hit,” said Roach. 

Locals complain of drones "peeping" into their windows at night

Unmanned Aircraft Systems are creating an unwelcome buzz around Hillcrest.

You hear a whirring outside your window at night or see small lights suspended in mid-air, these are not UFOs, but UAS's, and it has some in Hillcrest and surrounding areas creeped-out. 

Drones, also known as small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), are perfectly legal, but have Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) guidelines for use especially if they fly near an airport.

Homeless people becoming more aggressive in Hillcrest

Some homeless in Hillcrest are attacking residents and business owners in the community and it’s all due to the relocation efforts and encampment sweepings going on downtown according to ABC 10.

The aggressive behaviors are also being blamed as retaliation from the Hepatitis A outbreak.

San Diego man helped save lives in Las Vegas

Taylor Winston helped saved the injured with some quick thinking.

A San Diego man was at the site of the mass shooting in Las Vegas Sunday night, and his quick thinking helped people flee the scene soon after the gunfire began to rain down upon the Route 91 Harvest Festival. 

Added fee for Cox subscribers who go over 1 Terabyte a month

Heavy users of high speed internet will pay extra if they go over their allotted data usage.

In this high-tech streaming age, families are making their homes geared more toward streaming via high-speed internet. And with that now comes an added cost if you have Cox Cable.

The company is going to start charging their biggest data users more money if they go over the one-Terabyte of data they are allotted each month to a tune of $10 for every 50 gigabytes.

SDPD dismantle large homeless encampment downtown

Large homeless tent city dismantled by SDPD to curb further instances of hepatitis A.

San Diego is currently in the throes of a hepatitis A outbreak and they have taken precautions to curb any further infections including dismantling one of the largest homeless encampments located downtown.

Here’s what Hillcrest is doing to fight against hepatitis A

Chris Ward talks to SDGLN about fighting hepatitis A in Hillcrest.

San Diego is currently in the throes of a hepatitis A outbreak and the city is doing its best to prevent spreading the disease by installing Porta-potties and handwashing stations downtown.

Homeless people are being blamed for much of the problem, unsanitary conditions and lack of personal hygiene help spread hepatitis A.

San Ysidro border closes to cars for 57 hours this weekend

San Ysidro border crossing will be closed to southbound car traffic over the weekend.

Freeway construction will close the San Ysidro border crossing to southbound vehicle traffic on Interstate 5 and Interstate 805 this weekend.

Starting on Saturday at 3 am and ending at noon on Monday, those trying to drive into Mexico will be detoured to the Otay Mesa border crossing on SR 905.

Homeless man dies from injuries after skateboard attack

A homeless man beaten by a skateboard was taken off life support and has died.

Arthur Angulo, a San Diego homeless man, has died as a result of injuries he received from being beaten by a skateboard on Saturday.

The incident happened at around 4:30 am in a North Park alley near the 2800 block of El Cajon Boulevard. Angulo was asleep when an assailant with no apparent motive beat the 55-year-old with a skateboard.