Small Plane Crash in El Cajon
Sep17

Small Plane Crash in El Cajon

By Joe Nelson Editor’s Note: Although I write for Santee Style, I wanted to share this story as I do spend time in El Cajon at my dad’s house.   Sunday afternoon Santee Style received a report of a downed airplane in the El Cajon area. As I was only a few blocks away I reported to the scene. On Second Street and El Rey Avenue there was a small aircraft in the center lanes of Second Street. The Pilot and his passenger...

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Helping Students With Back to School Supplies
Aug03

Helping Students With Back to School Supplies

By Joe Nelson I was asked to share this photo with the readers of Santee. Buddy Rabaya, Santee Mobile Home Owners Action Committee and his group are collecting donations for their annual backpack giveaway to the youth of Santee. Contact info is...

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Donutopolis Closed
Jul16

Donutopolis Closed

By Joe Nelson Pastor Todd Tolson of Santee’s own Riverview Church posted this photo today on his Facebook page. Todd added this caption to the photo “Just an FYI (in case you didn’t already know) Donutopolis appears to be closed for renovations. In fact, I noticed they were closed several days ago, but didn’t have the sign on their door like they do now.” Santee Style will update this story as/if...

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15th Annual Summer Fling Car Show
Jul09

15th Annual Summer Fling Car Show

By Joe Nelson Today at the Santee Community Park the 15th Annual Summer Fling was held and the park was jam-packed with beautiful and exotic cars, trucks and vans. The afternoon was doused a couple times with some summer rain, but overall it appeared to be a great success. Today’s show was hosted by “San Diego Car Shows”. Food and drink vendors were also on hand. Santee Style dropped by for a while to check out the...

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Santee Post Office Temporarily Closed Immediately
Jul05

Santee Post Office Temporarily Closed Immediately

By Joe Nelson The Santee Post Office has been CLOSED to public until further notice. Wednesday the Santee Post Office on Mission Gorge Road was shut down for unspecified reasons. All doors have been taped up and the building is sealed off. The post office was already undergoing a remodel. More to come as it becomes...

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Santee Salutes is Back for Another Year
Jul04

Santee Salutes is Back for Another Year

By Joe Nelson Happy Fourth of July Santee! Today ‘Santee Salutes’, an annual all ages community extravaganza will be held at Town Center Community Park this afternoon. Live music will be provided by the 80z All Stars. Food trucks will be on hand, radio station KSON will also be there handing out goodies. KSON will also simulcast the fireworks show on 97.3FM at 9:00PM. Continuous free shuttle service will be available from...

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