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Disaster In Our County: Lilac Fire Images

After igniting shortly after 11am on Thursday, December 7, the Lilac Fire in North County quickly grew to 2,500 acres by late in the afternoon. Below, just a few of the frightening images shared on social media throughout the day... Heartbreaking scene in Bonsall. Home on Redondo Rd destroyed... Read More

Smooth Life Hack: Home Sick?

With thanks to Sunny 98.1's Gene Knight... Do you live alone? Nobody there to run out to the store when you need it? Put together a "sick kit" for the times when you don't want to/can't go out to the store for stuff! Extra OTC pain medication, throat lozenges, nasal spray ... whatever might make... Read More

What's Coming To Netflix in December?

The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting colder. Plus, we're all getting ready for the holidays, so there is also a ton of great holiday content coming to Netflix in December. Some highlights include for Netflix's programming this month include: All THREE of The Santa Clause films... Read More

Smooth Life Hack: Feeling Nauseous?

With thanks to Sunny 98.1's Gene Knight... Feeling nauseous? Here's a household tip that will help... Smell some rubbing alcohol. It relieves the nausea almost immediately! Read More

Smooth Life Hack: Emergency Calls?

Got an old, working cell phone? Keep it handy because any working cell phone will dial 911, even if it's not activated with a carrier. That phone could work as a handy emergency device, kept in an alternate location. Read More

Smooth Life Hack: Charge Your Phone

We've been there before. Running around town, in and out of stores, and your phone is dying. Or dead. Well, be watching for these. They're new and appearing in some stores. They allow you to put your phone on a charger and lock it up while you shop. When you're ready to go, you can retrieve your... Read More

What Makes Your Drink a Whiskey, Bourbon, Scotch or Rye?

Choose your poison! If it's whiskey, that's where the real choices begin. Just about every country is into whiskey production these days. Here's how the top three stack up. Scotland leads the world in the production of malt whiskey with over 80 distilleries in production. Brands like Jim Beam and... Read More

Smooth Life Hack: Plane Tickets Online

Shopping for plane tickets online? Make sure to delete your cookies. Prices go up if you visit a site multiple times! Deleting your cookies will erase your previous visits to the site. Read More
Amazon Echo

Alexa Can Now Play Smooth Jazz KIFM

There are many ways to listen to Smooth Jazz KIFM in San Diego...and now, there's one more! If you have an Amazon Echo or Amazon Echo Dot , it's very simple to get "Alexa" to play your favorite Smooth Jazz. All you have to do is say, "Alexa, play the station Smooth Jazz San Diego." That's it! It's... Read More