Carl DeMaio leads recall campaign of two local politicians he says engaged in ‘cancel culture’

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – “Cancel culture has no place in our community,” declared Carl DeMaio, Chairman of Reform California. DeMaio is leading a recall campaign of two local politicians who have engaged in cancel culture, he said. The two local officials are La Mesa Spring Valley School Board Member Charda Bell Fontenot and Carlsbad City Councilmember Cori Schumacher. DeMaio joined KUSI’s Jason Austell on Good Morning San Diego to discuss cancel culture, particularly in regards to local officials. Categories: KUSI, Local San Diego News, Politics

Yom HaShoah Holocaust commemorations continue through to weekend

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – The San Diego Jewish community and members from the world over recognized Yom HaShoah from April 7 to 8, but community members are ensuring that the heroism of Holocaust survivors, and those who did not survive, continue to be remembered. A new program at the Jewish Federation of San Diego County teaches future generations the lessons learned by these survivors. Darren Schwartz, Chief Planning and Strategy Officer at the Jewish Federation of San Diego County, joined KUSI’s Good Morning San Diego for a detailed report of the commemoration and new program. Categories: National & International News

The 2021 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid goes electric when you want it to

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – The 2021 Chrysler Pacifica is a minivan that uses electric power when you want it to, and gas when you want it to. As a family-towing vehicle, it boasts a whopping 97 safety features. The hybrid has a starting MSRP at $40,295. Dave Stall, KUSI Auto Expert, joined KUSI’s Good Morning San Diego for a rundown of one of the market’s most advanced minivans. Categories: Entertainment

San Marcos hosts outdoor spring shopping event this weekend

SAN MARCOS (KUSI) – The San Marcos Spring Fling and Artisan Market is taking place on April 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. along North City Drive. The market is expected to showcase handcrafted jewelry, pottery, plants, clothing & accessories, woodworking, photography, other handcrafted treasures, food, live music, and luckily — free parking. Of course, social distancing and masks are required. Mayor of San Marcos, Rebecca Jones, joined KUSI to discuss details of the event.                     Categories: Entertainment, Local San Diego News, Trending

San Diego native Joe Musgrove pitches the first no-hitter in Padres history

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Joe Musgrove, native San Diegan, threw the first Padres no-hitter last night. Earlier, he’d said that he wanted more than anything to help his hometown team win its first championship. Mark Sweeney, Padres Broadcaster, joined KUSI’s Good Morning San Diego to discuss the historic event. Categories: Entertainment, KUSI, Local San Diego News, National & International News, Trending

A financial consultant’s tips on a successful tax season

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Tax Day usually falls in April, but this year, taxpayer dues must be turned in by May 17. Financial consultant and CEO of Sexton Advisory Group, Steve Sexton, joined KUSI on Good Morning San Diego to give viewers tips as the postponed tax filing deadline creeps closer. Overall, Sexton’s tips are to get organized, file early, beware of costly tax scams, check your tax preparer’s credentials, and seek help if needed. Categories: Entertainment, National & International News

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