In the summer of 2006, News 8’s Steve Price previewed what was to come at the San Diego County Fair. 76 rides were open to attendees along with 110 food booths. Steve spoke with fair food frying extraordinaire Chicken Charlie whose fried avocados promised to be a hit. This clip also includes Steve previews of new fair exhibits, shows and midway games. See more: http://bit.ly/2Z686dk
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2019 LA County Fair throws shade … on itself
(Image courtesy LA County Fair) Here’s what fairgoers can expect this year: Fun Zone: Visitors entering through the Yellow Gate will step right into the Fun Zone neighborhood, the midway-type area ...
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SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) — As many know, San Diego has its fair ... ride through the past 40+ years of San Diego attractions. Twenty years ago this week, on March 20, 1999, Legoland California opened its ...
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Rides on the midway, fried food, sideshows, carnival games ... and restoring antique farm equipment. The San Diego County Fair is held at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Not only is this the largest county ...
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The study, published in this week's edition of the journal PLOS ONE, found that more than 60 percent of the foraging honey bees in San Diego County ... found Africanized bees only 250 kilometers from ...
County to vote on deal to rebuild Wild Rivers
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Russian boars let loose on Capitan Grande Indian Reservation
Since when have wild boars been in San Diego County? In 2006, a tribal person (most everyone I spoke ... Then, with a superkeen olfactory sense, they smell out tubers and bulbs and go hog wild ...
Picnic’s over in the zoo
Outside food is ... expenses in 2006, the last year that a federal tax return is available online. But times are hard enough to make the San Diego institution change some things. The zoo's “best value ...
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Fair board to consider concealed weapon policy for law enforcement
DEL MAR - The board of the 22nd District AgriculturalAssociation, which runs the Del Mar Fairgrounds, will vote Tuesdayon a policy that would allow off-duty law enforcement officers tocarry their ...
Sanders Reps Our Town in Big Apple
Complicating Poat's efforts, word of the mayor's upcoming trip was getting out, at least to San Diego County Supervisor Bill Horn ... story is all the good things about San Diego." In March 2006 the ...