Staff/news writer
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Eric Wolff is a staff writer at CityBeat. He covers a wide variety of issues, but he places some emphasis on city politics, the environment and criminal justice. Sometimes, for a lark, he'll write about pet food.

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Sept. 22 2009
Local authors Eric Peterson and Ella deCastro Barron take control
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Sept. 15 2009
In February 2008, public-relations professional Gayle Lynn Falkenthal got a message from one her clients: A salesperson from KUSI had called to talk about getting the client on the air.
Sept. 15 2009
Pot providers are considering suing Bonnie Dumanis and others
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Sept. 8 2009
City not providing opportunity to minority- and women-owned contractors
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Sept. 1 2009
In the summertime, dawn at Del Mar Racetrack means the workday is an hour old. Most of the action is in the stables, on the side of the track farthest from the grand stand
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Aug. 25 2009
NFL says Qualcomm Stadium ain't spiffy enough for the big game
Aug. 11 2009
On Oct. 9, 2008, Manchester ended 43 years, eight months and nine days of marriage to Elizabeth Manchester by moving out of their La Jolla abode.
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Aug. 11 2009
The retiring commander of Navy Region Southwest talks sustainability, our fighting sailors, and why the Navy Broadway Complex puts San Diego in no extra danger
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Aug. 11 2009
Is economic recovery money helping San Diego businesses? Like good undergarments, it depends
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Aug. 4 2009
The fight between green space and industry continues at the base of Broadway Pier
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July 28 2009
Is there any way to stop Qualcomm stadium from hemorrhaging money?
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July 28 2009
Admiral exits with passionate plea to break ground on Navy Broadway Complex
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July 21 2009
You know Ben Hueso, but do you know his older sibling Felipe, who wants Ben's job?
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July 21 2009
Council president dogged by campaign-related legal issues
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July 14 2009
Activist grabs political domain names of candidates
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July 7 2009
Expense of new emergency center not included in accounting for proposed civic center
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July 7 2009
A battle between over documents leads to new City Hall security
June 30 2009
Maybe, just maybe, there's more room for public uses on the property than had previously been acknowledged
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June 23 2009
Would critics of a new city hall make money if the project isn't built?
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June 16 2009
The mayor would like to see a new city hall—but who would be against it?

Calendar

  • Visit one of the 70 participating restaurants, bars, coffeehouses and nightclubs in town on this night and 25 to 50 percent of sales will go to local HIV/AIDS services and prevention programs. 
  • Anthony Bernal and Chris Ward, who are vying to replace Todd Gloria on the San Diego City Council, will discuss urban issues, such as parking, homelessness and new developments
  • The new exhibition designed by Dave Ghilarducci is made from hundreds of rolls of packing tape and bound together by layers of plastic shrink-wrap. Visitors can navigate their way through cocoon-like passageways...
  • The renowned Mexican black and white photographer presents an exhibition exploring the principal themes within three groups: "Bestiarium"," Fantastic Women" and "Silent Natures."
  • Presented by Pacific Arts Movement, the sixth annual mini film fest features 14 film programs from 10 countries that includes everything from docs to romantic tearjerkers. See website for full lineup and...
  • The San Diego County Bike Coalition hosts this monthly bike-in happy hour event to get biking residents involved in their communities and discuss bike projects planned for that specific community
  • Debunk some of the stereotypes surrounding cannibalism at this new exhibition that takes a hands-on approach to the subject. Includes video games and interactive activities where patrons will have to decide...
  • So Say We All's monthly storytelling night features stories about those jobs we took because we had to take a job. Featured readers include Allison Gauss, Annmarie Houghtailing, Cecile Estelle, and more
  • Artists from the all-abstracts group show will talk about their work and techniques. Artists include Edwin Nutting, Danielle Nelisse, Leah Pantea, Lenore Simon, and more
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