Tommie Burton

2022 General Election Guide

Between now and early October when voting gets underway, The San Diego Union-Tribune Editorial Board is planning to publish dozens of candidate Q&As and nearly two dozen commentaries connected to a handful of San Diego city ballot measures and seven state propositions on the Nov. 8 election. Keep checking back as we fill in this voter guide.
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Surfing exhibition dives into Ireland's love of big waves

Northern Ireland has become an increasingly popular destination for those who love to surf. The north coast's exposure to swells from the North Atlantic Ocean in particular creates perfect conditions for those wishing to catch waves. The island of Ireland's connection with the sport began in the 1960s and has...

Belfast: Man in hospital after explosion in car

A man has been taken to hospital following an explosion in a car in south Belfast. Police say the blast happened in the Newtown Park area near Four Winds. The man is being treated for injuries to his face. Homes have been evacuated and Newton Park, along with the Ballymaconaghy...

Free Pilates in the Park

Free one-hour pilates classes will be held in Community Maritime Park on the third Sunday of each month throughout 2022 at 10:30 a.m. Classes are open to all ages and levels of experience. Certified instructors from Pure Pilates Studio will provide instruction. The class is free, but you will need to BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat) and any other accessories you would like to use. Stay hydrated! Don't forget to bring a bottle of water. We hope to see you there!

Drivers ready for Bommarito 500

MADISON, Ill. – Race weekend is here!. Drivers for the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 and other races this weekend at World Wide Technology Raceway qualified on Friday. The Bommarito 500, a race in the IndyCar Series, will take place Saturday at 5 p.m. Among the drivers in the race is motorsports legend Jimmie Johnson, the seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion. Organizers expect a crowd of around 40,000 people, near pre-COVID 19 pandemic numbers.

Civil Air Patrol stands ready to help Arkansas teachers

Members of the Civil Air Patrol, Arkansas Wing are once again ready to help teachers make an impact in their classrooms. Civil Air Patrol, the auxiliary of the Unites States Air Force, provides an aerospace education curriculum, along with free STEM kits for educators. “We currently offer over 20 different...

Car slams into busy chicken eatery in Henderson

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - It is shocking surveillance video you’ll only see on FOX5: the moment a car slams into Houston’s Hot Chicken near Green Valley Parkway and Interstate 215. Saturday marks one year since the location opened but because of the damage inside, they will be closed.