2 dead after small plane crashes into Santee driveway

Fire officials say a second person in a single-engine plane that grazed the roof of a Santee home and crashed into a driveway has died.


New commercial center coming to Santee

Come spring of 2016, Santee’s Magnolia Avenue will have a new bloom: the Santee Station development.


SD Christian College student housing in planning stages

A multimillion-dollar, school-owned student housing project for San Diego Christian College in Santee remains in the planning and preparation stages.


2.65-acre commercial, retail center approved in Santee


State allocates $12M for county transportation projects

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Visitor Information

Heading east on state Route 52 toward Santee, the first glimpse you get is a picturesque view of the city nestled in a valley surrounded by the Cuyamaca Mountains.

This city of nearly 55,000 residents is flanked by Lakeside to the east, Tierrasanta to the west and El Cajon to the south and offers easy access to freeways. Unlike many other cities in the county, Santee still has vacant land suitable for development despite a recent building boom.

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Move-up housing

Single-family home prices range from the low $400,000s to high $600,000s and in some areas, such as Sky Ranch, into the low $700,000s. Condos are priced from the low $200,000s to $400,000s. 

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Ground broken for RiverView office complex in Santee

The Ryan Companies has started its RiverView Professional Center project, Santee's first Class A office project. The office complex offers 63,500 square feet distributed among six one- and two-story office and medical buildings. The buildings are divisible and range in size from 3,394 square feet to 13,575 square feet. Riverview Professional Center is part of the second phase of Ryan's master-planned, mixed-use, nearly 2 million-square-foot RiverView at Santee. The CB Richard Ellis (NYSE: CBG) team of Chris Pascale, Rick Sparks, Ron Bement and Matt Pourcho are marketing RiverView Professional Center.

Padre Dam appoints new board members

Padre Dam Municipal Water District announced Tuesday it has appointed board members and decided to fill a vacant seat through appointment rather than special election, a decision the district says saved customers approximately $100,000.

Retail building, apartments in Santee sold

The approximately 15,900-square-foot retail building at 10055 and four residential units at 10050 Mission Gorge Road, Santee 92071, have been sold for $1.9 million.

Movie Theaters

10990 Woodside Ave
Santee, CA, 92071

To find a movie theater outside this area, check the Source Movie Section.

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Top Influentials 2015: Rick Urban

Feb. 9, 2015 -- Daily Transcript Reporter Katherine Connor speaks with Rick Urban, chief operating officer of Quality Controlled Manufacturing Inc., about the rise in complex manufacturing for the aerospace industry over the next several years.

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