UPDATE: Dave Allan will NOT challenge Dianne Jacob for SD Supervisor in 2012

Jim Sills Jim Sills 11 Comments

Barry Jantz reports he was contacted by La Mesa councilman Dave Allan today. The La Mesa lawmaker has re-considered and will NOT run for SD County supervisor, 2nd district, against incumbent Republican Dianne Jacob. Barry served 6 years on the La Mesa city council with Mr. Allan, so the credibility level is very high. Barry’s full report is here: Allan …

Dave Allan vs. Dianne Jacob for County Supervisor, 2nd District, in 2012?

Jim Sills Jim Sills 19 Comments

This afternoon, David M. Allan of La Mesa filed a “Candidate Intention” statement to run for San Diego county supervisor, 2nd district, in 2012. The form is on file at the San Diego Voter Registrar. (La Mesa councilman Dave Allan is pictured at the Left.) That may mean a race against the current incumbent, Republican Supervisor Dianne Jacob of Jamul, …

County Strikes Back At Prescription Drug Problem

Supervisor Pam Slater-Price Supervisor Pam Slater-Price 2 Comments

Years ago, parents of teens kept a close eye on the liquor cabinet. Today, it’s the medicine cabinet that should be under lock and key. Nearly 60 percent of teens say they can get prescription painkillers easily in the home. Of the many painkillers on the market, OxyContin seems to be a favorite due to its high potency. OxyContin is …