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The 'hidden Mickeys' of Hillcrest, Doron Rosenthal's 'Fossils Exposed'

Artist Doron Rosenthal's art installation around Hillcrest consists of 150 different conceptualized fossils.

If you have ever been to Disneyland, you may have played the game "Find the Hidden Mickey," but did you know that there is an art installation in Hillcrest over a mile long in which you can do almost same thing?

Although you won't find the signature silhouette of iconic mouse ears, what you will find is a collection of tiny conceptualized fossils embedded in the ground. 

Have your say at tonight's Hillcrest Town Council Community Meeting

The main topic of tonight's Hillcrest Town Council will focus on hearing from residents and what concerns they have about the neighborhood and what issues should be prioritized. The meeting begins at 6:30 pm at the Joyce Beers Community Center in Hillcrest.

Check out the meeting agenda below.

6:30 PM — Public Representatives

Police taze man acting erratically on Hillcrest overpass

Man on Hillcrest bridge taunts police before they taze him.

HILLCREST - On Tuesday night a man was seen hanging over a bridge in Hillcrest taunting police officers before they used a stun gun to control him.

It happened on Washington Street at 6th Avenue reports ABC 10, high above Highway 163.

Hillcrest/Mission Hills is getting a new high-end supermarket

Former Albertsons and Haggen's will become Bristol Farms or Lazy Acres gourmet food store.

The small strip mall located on Washington Street, between Dove and Brant Streets on the cusp of Mission Hills, is getting a new supermarket.

The space which was once home to Albertsons and the since defunct Haggen, has been sitting empty for nearly a year.

'Nextdoor' app user blames Hillcrest's gay bars for 'filthy' streets

Numbers on Park Blvd, San Diego.

One Nextdoor app subscriber has taken to the social media platform to discuss the differences between the cleanliness of Little Italy to that of Hillcrest.

He accuses Hillcrest’s LGBT bars as being the main culprit of urban decay.

Peter Cache posted his observation via his feed which is only visible to subscribers located in that part of town: Northeast Hillcrest.  

Motorcyclist struck, injured on University over the weekend

The intersection of University Avenue and Seventh in Hillcrest.

The San Diego Police Department is reporting that a motorcyclist was struck by a vehicle on the corner of University Avenue and Seventh Avenue on Saturday morning.

The unidentified 54-year-old cyclist was heading west on University at about 10:30 am, when a 76-year-old woman driving a 1997 BMW made a left turn and struck him.