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As the housing market slumps, residents can appeal for a reduction in property taxes to better reflect their home's current value. While private companies may be offering to file for a fee, the County Assessor will do it for free!
Alternative Care Sites
County disaster-medical teams are put through the paces on how to serve citizens in a large-scale emergency. Preparing for the unthinkable is an important part of the job.
Parents wondering whether their children have the right vaccines as they head back to school can find answers with the County.
County Immunizations Branch
Kids and Healthy Meals
It's important for kids to get out the door each morning with a healthy, affordable lunch so they can hit the books hard all day!
Coalition on Children and Weight in San Diego
Pacific Beach Swim School
School is officially in session at this pool, even for the very youngest of swimmers.
While TV shows bring great interest to the work done in crime labs, one County department has a different kind of lab that's just as interesting. Learn what they can do for you!
Plant Pathology Lab
Fighting Flea Season
Pet Vet Dr. Ruth shares tips on keeping your pet itch-free during one of the worst flea seasons in recent memory.
Interest in Imperial Beach
Open your front door and find a County leader talking about something really dangerous. That's what happened in one neighborhood, and we take you there!
Something new in the usually mundane world of concrete and asphalt. Tune in for an interesting groundbreaking...
Summer Safety Tips for Pet Owners
It's the perfect time of year for walking your pooch in the park, but beware of hidden dangers awaiting Fifi and Fido. Pet vet Dr. Ruth shares safety tips.
County Animal Services
Mental Health Worker
Last year's wildfires scarred the landscape, and emotional scars linger as well. Meet someone helping in the healing process.
The Rancho Guajome Adobe recently celebrated its culture and history, dating back to the 1850s, in Vista.
More info about the Guajome Festival
Outdoor Adventure Camp
At-risk youth take to the shores of Coronado to learn surfing through the County's REC club.
More info about Community and Teen centers
Find out why many people spend a summer day "going buggy" at the annual Insect Fair in Encinitas!
Animal Foster Parents
You've heard of the foster care system. Did you know there is one for animals as well? Volunteers help our furry little friends get a great start in life.
Animal Services Volunteer Opportunities
The County recently broke ground on a new building for the Medical Examiner and County Veterinarian. The project will bring some much-needed improvements.
Watch Video (Warning: Graphic Content)
Doing Good with Wood
An East Village craftsman's furniture is stunning to see. And the beauty of his technique is its low impact on the environment. Some of his work is on display through early 2009. Exhibit information.
Approaching 69 years old, a local woman still practices the dance she learned in Spain as a little girl.
After losing their home to the October 2007 wildfires, one Ramona couple is rebuilding in an environmentally-friendly way.
The County helps ensure that your splash is safe.
More about the Department of Environmental Health's pool inspection program.
Help your loved ones live out their last days in peace; have a conversation about advanced directives planning.
Office of Aging & Independence Services
Trial Support Services
Computer animation plays a part in prosecuting criminals these days. Meet the high-tech team from the District Attorney's Office that makes it happen.
District Attorney's Office
Workforce Academy for Youth
Each year, thousands of foster kids become adults and "age out" of the system. Many are not prepared for what follows. An innovative program gives them a start toward self-sufficiency.
Read About the Program
Olympic Training Center
The Summer Games are almost here, and the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista is busy with athletes from around the world. We meet a German pole vault team.
Olympic Training Center Web site
A penthouse condo in downtown San Diego may be out of your reach, but you can enjoy the same views at a number of rooftop bars. Watch the video to see a few, or check out those on the list below.
Top of the Hyatt
J6 Bar at Solomar Hotel
Altitude Bar at the Ballpark Marriot
The Oasis at Stingaree
Moonstone Lounge at the Hard Rock Hotel
Eden Rooftop at The Ivy Hotel
Beach Bar at the W Hotel
Nutrition to Grow On
Contact your district office or wellness coordinator to find your district’s toolkit.
A La Mesa man uses his talents to bring oil paintings and photographs back to their original glory.
Buy a cup of coffee - and make the world a better place. That's the goal of a downtown coffeehouse owner.
The Playwrights Project holds an annual contest for young writers and professionally produces their works. One of this year's winners is a student at San Pasqual Academy, a residential high school for foster kids.
Diego River Park Foundation
It's easy to forget a river runs through Mission Valley. Meet a man who's passionate about restoring its place in our consciousness.
San Diego River Park Foundation
Through the Lens
Photojournalists from various news organizations talk about covering the October wildfires.
The County needs thousands of poll workers for this year's elections. Veterans of past elections explain why they will do it again.
Parks Department Volunteer
Get a preview of the Audobon Society's Annual San Diego Bird Festival, February 6 - 11, 2008.
Singing for Recovery
A woman who went through County Mental Health Services found singing could help in her recovery.
New Year's Resolutions
Get a few tips to help improve your chances of keeping New Year's resolutions.
Vector Control in Fire-Damaged Areas
This episode is devoted entirely to stories about the County's response to the October 2007 wildfires.
Emergency Operations Center
Probation Department Volunteer
Lakeside Rodeo Grounds Animal Shelter
Damage Assessment Team