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October 3, 1997 | JOHN CANALIS
The city is sponsoring a day trip Saturday of bargain shopping in Tijuana and Rosarito, Mexico. The Baja California getaway begins at 8 a.m. with a bus departing from the Community Center, 10911 Oak St. Cost is $43, which includes lunch and a margarita at the Rosarito Beach Hotel. Residents should arrive back at the center by 7 p.m. Information: (562) 430-1073.
July 31, 1986
SISTER CITIES City Affiliation(s) Carson Robertsport, Liberia Sinait, Philippines Soka, Japan El Segundo Guaymas, Mexico Gardena Huatabampo, Mexico Ichikawa, Japan Rosarito, Mexico Hermosa Beach Loreto, Mexico Inglewood Pedavena, Italy Lawndale Cagayan De Oro, Philippines Lomita Takaishi, Japan Manhattan Beach Culiacan, Mexico Redondo Beach Ensenada, Mexico La Paz, Mexico San Pedro Komiza, Yugoslavia Torrance Kashiwa, Japan Source: Sister Cities International
June 25, 2002 | From Times Staff Reports
Four Los Angeles-area residents were killed and a fifth was hospitalized after a car veered off an embankment along a coastal highway in Rosarito, Mexico, and overturned. The accident occurred over the weekend as the Americans rounded a curve about 30 miles south of the border. The driver, who died, was identified as Ana Karina Sanchez, 21, of Los Angeles.
December 2, 1997
The third annual "Operation Baja" food, clothing and toy drive to benefit the needy in Tijuana and Rosarito, Mexico, is underway in Long Beach. "The donations are intended for the poor and needy who live in some of the most remote and isolated parts of Tijuana and Rosarito," said Long Beach Police Officer Maria Mendez-Lopez. "We are a little low on toys and food right now." The Operation Baja Center at 324 Pine Avenue is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
April 8, 1997
Saddleback Community College District's Faculty Assn. is seeking clothing, cleaning supplies and personal hygiene items for La Puerta de Fe orphanage in Rosarito, Mexico. Bedding and towels also are needed, and cash donations are welcome. Money will be used to buy cheese, fruit, vegetables and meat. Faculty members will deliver the donated and purchased items to the orphanage.
May 19, 1996
A 51-year-old Huntington Beach man was killed, along with at least three companions, in a traffic accident late Friday in Baja California, authorities said. The van in which Randall Albin Federwitz was riding veered into the path of an oncoming heavy truck. Also killed were the driver of the van, Sergio Munoz of Chula Vista; Robert Craig Ripple of Lakewood; and an unidentified woman.
May 2, 2004
"One Is Not Enough," the story on second homes by Allison B. Cohen, April 18, is right on. I live in Rosarito Beach -- 20 miles south of San Diego. Since 9/11, our real estate market has really been brisk with those California second-home buyers, with Arizona, Oregon, Washington state and Nevada right behind California. Diane Gibbs Rosarito Beach, Mexico
May 25, 2001 | From Times Staff Reports
The discovery of 15 pounds of methamphetamine tucked into a car's air-bag compartment led to the arrest of two men, authorities said Thursday. Juan Aguirre, 53, of Oceanside, and Jesus Gonzalez, 32, of Rosarito Beach, Mexico, were booked into Ventura County Jail in lieu of $1-million bail on suspicion of transporting narcotics, said sheriff's spokesman Eric Nishimoto. The methamphetamine had an estimated street value of $1 million, he said.
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