March 11 2015
San Diego County District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis is out of control. Her office filed charges against 15 San Diego men for conspiracy to commit various violent crimes even though there's no evidence that...
Feb. 25 2015
Two teams might be allowed to move to L.A.; three teams won't. At least one of these contestants will have to go home a loser. No offense, but we're hoping it's the Chargers
Feb. 11 2015
What is it all of a sudden with all these proposals for amusement-park rides in downtown San Diego?
Feb. 3 2015
It wasn't long after San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer announced that he'd assembled a nine-person Citizens Stadium Advisory Group (SAG) to come up with a development and financing proposal fo
Jan. 28 2015
California has the fifth-largest gap in the country between the average incomes of the 1 percent and the 99 percent-here, the wealthiest folks make, on average, 35 times what the rest of us make
Jan. 21 2015
It surely sounds like Todd Gloria's running for mayor. And it looks like he's got a running mate of sorts in David Alvarez. This is good to see, whether or not you're likely to support Mayor Kevin Faulconer...
Jan. 7 2015
You'll see when you read further that it must be gender-non-specific. The following list of people to watch in San Diego politics in 2015 is loaded with women-more than half of the powerful people...
Dec. 30 2014
San Diego County Democratic Party: The local Dems get 22,644 tiny, ballot-bubble-size poopies. That's the combined number of votes that the Republicans got over and above what the Dems got in three crucial...
Dec. 22 2014
Mark Fabiani, longtime special counsel and front man for San Diego Chargers owner Dean Spanos, last week announced that the Chargers will once again not take advantage of the football company's annual...
Dec. 15 2014
Two weeks ago, we published an editorial urging San Diego City Councilmember Sherri Lightner to "stand down" amid a Republican scheme to install her as council president and end the reign of Todd Gloria
Dec. 10 2014
Let's start this week with a pat on the back for U-T San Diego's Greg Moran, who didn't stop reporting on the reelection of San Diego County District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis after the reelection...
Dec. 3 2014
Wendy Fry of NBC 7 reported Monday that the Republicans on the San Diego City Council are orchestrating a coup to oust Todd Gloria as council president
Nov. 26 2014
The California Master Plan for Higher Education of 1960 is an amazing thing-a monumental thing that we doubt would ever get accomplished these days.
Nov. 19 2014
Todd Bosnich may or may not have sunk Carl DeMaio's hopes of unseating Congressmember Scott Peters. But the former policy director for the DeMaio campaign certainly gave it his all
Nov. 12 2014
Possessing more than passable understanding of elementary arithmetic, Carl DeMaio on Sunday decided it was finally necessary for him to concede failure in his aggressive attempt to unseat Rep. Scott Peters.
Nov. 5 2014
It's been a good long time since we've told you folks about what Jim Holman's been up to. Holman, you might recall, is the publisher of the San Diego Reader, CityBeat's competition in San Diego's...
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Oct. 29 2014
If you're still an Election Day voter, clip out this guide and take it with you on Nov. 4
Oct. 22 2014
After San Diego County District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis and San Diego Police Chief Shelley Zimmerman released statements on Monday saying they'd completed their investigations in a couple of matters involving...
Oct. 8 2014
Monday, Oct. 6, was the first day of by-mail voting for the Nov. 4 election. As always, we have opinions on everything on the ballot. Let's get to it
Sept. 24 2014
By now, anyone who's not completely blind knows that if humankind doesn't dramatically reduce the volume of ozone-depleting greenhouse gases it spews into the atmosphere, Earth isn't going to be inhabitable...


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