Dave Baumgartner set out in South County for outstanding night sky visibility. Photo provided by Dave Baumgartner.


Searching the Sky: Enjoying the night skies together

Baumgartner gets lost in space with his story of time spent in Greenland then returns to earth in time to see Andromeda with his astronomy buddies.

Christian Ochoa and Martin Alejo at the meat department. Photo by Juliana Luna.


Los Cuates Supermercado celebrates 16 years

Eldest son Christian Ochoa is responsible for many changes to the family business.

News Release

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

Brushing and flossing every day from an early age is the best way to prevent cavities and build oral hygiene habits.

Around 20 people waiting in line on Jan. 6, 2022 outside the Hazel Hawkins Community Health Center where the county conducts COVID-19 tests. Photo by Noe Magaña.


SBC Public Health speaks to COVID-19 numbers

Dr. George Gellert explains why the figures are so confusing.