In Case You Missed It: San Diego Good News for Sunday, June 9

Five 'good news' stories from the previous week

To help make sure you stay informed, each Sunday we'll revisit five stories from the previous week and capsulize them in this digest. Today's collection highlights some of the positive news events that happened this week. 

1. Hope, the Puppy Dumped in Trash Bin, Continues to Make Steady Recovery

Hope, the puppy pit bull mix, found in a bag in a trash bin last month and who veterinarians thought would never walk again, is taking her first steps and is expected to make a full recovery. Hope was only a few weeks old May 5 when rescuers found her tied in a plastic bag with burns on her back, her legs crushed in a dumpster at a shopping center in Coachella. Way to go, Hope!

A man wanted in the shooting death of rapper and philanthropist Nipsey Hussle outside his clothing store in Los Angeles' Hyde Park area has been arrested, police said Tuesday.

2. San Diego Restaurant Addison at Fairmont Grand Del Mar Earns One Michelin Star

The San Diego restaurant Addison earned the city's only Michelin star this week. The Michelin Restaurant guide released its first-ever California edition on Monday night. Find out more about the restaurant's honor here.

3. Ancient Whale Bones Accidentally Discovered in Oceanside

Construction workers in Oceanside accidentally made a whale of a discovery: ancient whale bones. They were unearthed in May near North Pacific Street. NBC 7's Danielle Radin went up to take a look at what was uncovered.

NBC 7’s Danielle Radin speaks with a Poway paleontologist about a discovery that has been 120,000 years in the making.

4. 80+ Bands to Perform at Wonderfront Festival

Professional skateboarder Tony Hawk and the Padres Trevor Hoffman announced the line-up for the upcoming Wonderfront Festival. NBC 7's Melissa Adan reports on the music festival that will involve seven stages along the downtown waterfront. 

Two local sports icons will host the Wonderfront Festival, San Diego's newest event. NBC 7's Melissa Adan has more.

5. Baby Shark TV Show Coming to Nickelodeon 

Is this good news or bad news? We have a feeling parents may be divided. A new animated series will be based on the YouTube sensation by Pinkfong. The video, which has been viewed over 2.9 billion times, is the ninth most watched video in the platform's history. "Doo doo doo doo doo doo...."

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