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Oct. 30 2013
By the time San Diego elects a new mayor, likely early next year, super PAC spending in the race could surpass what was spent in last years mayoral election
Oct. 25 2013
I make it a point to use this space to recommend places to go for well-made cocktails. Ive yet to call a place outuntil now. I had high hopes for the Gaslamp bar Frauds and Swindlers. Its owned...
Oct. 16 2013
As of Oct. 14, 10 people have died in jail custody this year, matching the 10-deaths-per-year average that pushed the county to the top of the list for 2007 through 2012
Oct. 15 2013
Services like Car2Go and Lyft make it easier to live in San Diego with, say, only a scooter or, for couples, one car. While Car2Goavailable here for two yearsis a car-sharing program,...
Sept. 27 2013
New bar alert! Well, sort of. The Cat Eye Club's (370 Seventh Ave., Downtown) not brand newit's been around since Februarybut, it's new enough and it's outstanding
Sept. 11 2013
An Aug. 22 memo from Housing Commission CEO Rick Gentry informed the mayor (whod not yet resigned at that point) and the City Council that theres money enough to keep the shelters open only through April...
Sept. 6 2013
Only 31, Queen, on her own and with business partners Lucien Conner and Ian Ward, has created cocktail menus for 17 restaurants, including spots like Searsucker, PrepKitchen and Monello.
Sept. 4 2013
Kelly Knight's one of only a few folks doing targeted street outreachputting names and stories to faces and using that information to try to link people to shelter
Aug. 21 2013
A couple weeks ago, Robin Reid dropped off the map. Or, at least her GPS signal did. She was at Scripps Mercy Hospital for an MRI, in a part of the building where wireless signals are blocked to keep them...
Aug. 16 2013
Want to make a Bloody Mary at home? Good luck. At least that's my experience. My tries were drinkable, but lacked something. Option 2: Buy a mixbut which one?
Aug. 7 2013
Its a question thats divided the behavioral-health community in San Diego: Whats the best way to care for someone whos severely mentally ill and refuses treatment?
July 31 2013
CLERBs recommendations over the last six years have been infrequent, often ignored and, in one case, too late
July 29 2013
Last year, Nick Zanoni, who owns Thrusters in Pacific Beach, asked Johnson to create a menu for Sycamore Den. While the theme of the Bells & Whistles-designed bar is rustic-retreat-meets-1970s-cool-dad-hangout,...
July 17 2013
In early 2011, David Klotz got a phone call from his friend Ramin Djawadi, a TV and film composer whod been brought in at the last minute to score a new HBO show called Game of Thrones. I was,...
July 6 2013
Food & Wine Cocktails was, by far, my favorite. Its tied to Food & Wine magazine, which means really nice photoslike, total cocktail porn
July 3 2013
With the election of City Councilmember Myrtle Cole in April, it wasnt a question of if San Diegos housing-impact, or linkage, fee would be increased, but when
June 26 2013
From Joel Anderson to Lorena Gonzalez, we shine the light on the local delegation in Sactown
June 18 2013
Shrubsbasically fermented fruithave roots in the practical realities of pre-industrial, agrarian life: Whaddaya do when you want some berries in the winter and you don't have a freezer? You ferment...
June 12 2013
Our investigation has revealed systemic problems with record keeping and oversight, including the Sheriffs Departments failure to report one in 10 deaths to the California Department of Justice as required...
June 5 2013
Last month, San Diego attorney Robert Brewer opened a campaign committee to explore a run for DA; when he makes a formal announcement this fall, hell be Dumanis first opponent since she beat incumbent...


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