Author Archives: Joanne Faryon

Joanne Faryon is a freelance reporter and former inewsource and KPBS reporter.
Another family makes claim on John Doe on life support

Another family makes claim on John Doe on life support

Another woman, this time from Northern California, believes a John Doe who has been on life support for more than 14 years at the Villa Coronado Skilled Nursing Facility may be her missing brother. She is the second person in the past three months to come forward, believing he is a lost relative, and the seventh to make such a ... Read More »

City of S.D. says checking Mello-Roos tax bills too costly

The city of San Diego’s audit committee has decided it would be too much work and too costly to reconcile the tax bills for people who pay special assessments called Mello-Roos. Instead, the committee recommends notifying people of potential errors in their bills. Mello-Roos taxes are special assessments added to property taxes in new developments. An audit, prompted by an ... Read More »

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