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Update: Suicidal Man Gone After Gas Fumes Prompt Evacuation, Police Standoff

Update 5:25 p.m. April 22, 2014, with search for subject proving futile. An apparently suicidal man turned on a natural-gas source at a Bay Park home Tuesday, sending flammable fumes wafting through and outside the structure and prompting authorities to evacuate nearby residences while trying to contact him. Police said a crisis intervention expert was […]

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Souplantation, Sweet Tomatoes Named Top ‘Green’ Restaurant Chain

San Diego-based Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes restaurants have earned a “Certified Green Restaurants” designation, making them the nation’s largest restaurant chain to receive the environmental honor for all locations. The certification, from the the Green Restaurant Association, marks the second time the fresh soup and salad restaurant chains have been recognized.  Each location was required to meet […]