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Life-saving CPR App Launched

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Sudden Cardiac Arrest is a leading cause of death in the United States, with less than 8 percent of victims surviving the condition. Many adults are trained in CPR, but aren't aware of when or where their help is needed. A coalition of local leaders hopes to change that with PulsePoint.

Preparing For An Anthrax Attack

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A biological attack may not happen here, but the County still needs to be prepared to distribute medication to people if one does occur. Click on the links to learn about CERT and Medical Reserve Corps volunteer opportunities during emergency responses.

Giant Gwynn Jersey Heads for Home

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The huge replica baseball jersey that honored the late Tony Gwynn was removed from tower of the County Administration Center. It will now travel to its new home at the San Diego Hall of Champions.

Graduating With A Degree In Self-Sufficiency

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These graduates took part in the Family Self-Sufficiency Program and they spent 5 years working on getting their lives back on track.

Program Gives Homeowners Power to Go Solar

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Once available only to commercial businesses, the PACE loan program is now available to homeowners, making it easier to install solar panels and other energy upgrades.

Dogs and Cars - A Dangerous Summer Mix

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Two times a day. That's how often Animal Services is called out to a dog left alone in a hot car. Don't be one of those owners.

Remembering #19

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The County of San Diego honors the late "Mr. Padre," Tony Gwynn, with a re-hanging of his number 19 jersey that first appeared on County Administration Center in 2007.

There's a New Sheriff's Substation in Town

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And it sits on an acre of County-owned land on Old Highway 80 in Pine Valley. Deputies will be joined by other law enforcement agencies ... and a whole lot of volunteers.

From Transportation to Trash: Now What?

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After firefighters leave, what happens? There's damage that must be removed. What about the burned out hulk that was once the family car? Learn one of the many ways County employees are working to help people recover from last month's devastating fires.

Vista Library Reboots

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A major renovation to one of the busiest County library branches will be a hit with kids. A children's area and Discovery Zone are part of the changes.

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