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Local Charity Gives Big

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CECO, the County's own charitable organization funded by employee donations, handed out grants to the 2014 recipients at their annual awards breakfast. Over $230,000 was awarded to 87 local non-profits. Full list of recipients

Shop till You Eat...Better

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You may see something new at Vons grocery stores. The grocery giant has announced it's an official Live Well San Diego partner - the largest supermarket chain to take part. Are you ready for some healthy eating?

New Courthouse Groundbreaking

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The new central courthouse will be a state-of-the-art facility. Jurors will no longer get lost trying to navigate the halls of the old Superior Court facility. Three buildings will be consolidated into one. There will even be showers and changing rooms for bicycle commuters.

Love Your Own Heart on Valentine's Day

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The County and dozens of health care providers are teaming up to offer free blood pressure screenings around the county on Valentine's day. Check out the locations here.

Love that Heart of Yours

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County officials and community partners kicked off the Love Your Heart campaign. This year, free blood pressure screenings will be available at more than 200 locations on Valentine's Day. For the closest screening site to you, click here.

County Parks and Rec Can Add Some "Green" in Your Kid's Pocket

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Kids in 5th through 8th grade can win $1,000 for themselves and their school if their video is the winner in a special contest. The last day to enter is February 28th. Click here for rules and more information.

The Mail Ballot: Faster Than Your Average Poll

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You drop that ballot in the mail ... and it disappears. Well, not really. See what happens when that mail ballot leaves your hand and reaches the world of the Registrar of Voters.

Scout's Drive to Help Foster Youth Gets Boost

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13-year-old Eagle Scout and former foster youth Shane Uribe is on a drive to donate duffel bags to existing foster care teenagers. His effort got a big boost from District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis.
RELATED: Former Foster Youth Providing Bag Full of Hope

Resolve to be Ready

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This upgraded version of the Emergency app allows you to store your family disaster plan in the cloud, share it with other family members, you'll get reminders when something like food is going to expire in your disaster kit and more.

24/7 Library To Go

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Check out, return, reserve, and renew books and DVDs - vending machine style! The County Library opens its new 24/7 Library To Go kiosk.

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