Balboa Park


Photo illustration by John R. Lamb

Ladies and germs, we’ve jumped forward to the past, to a land once thought abandoned after the previous mayor, otherwise odoriferous, did one thing right and rid the Plaza de Panama of parking. more

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 AM Spin Cycle


Balboa Park trails

There are innumerable reasons to love Balboa Park, namely its museums, history, shops, restaurants and the open space. One cool aspect of the area that not everybody knows about is the Sixth & Upa more

Feb 15, 2016 12:00 AM Culture more

Jan 7, 2015 12:00 AM Features

It's finally happening. After 20 years, Drive Like Jehu has announced that they're getting back together. Pretty much since the local post-hardcore outfit broke up in 1994, fans have been clamoring for a reunion-and that <a href="http://www.s... more

Aug 19, 2014 12:00 AM Music more

Mar 24, 2014 12:00 AM Features

The San Diego Museum of Art (SDMA) recently laid off four employees.   CityBeat  heard rumors of the incident late last week and just confirmed the details this morning.  Look for a more complete piece in ... more

Feb 12, 2014 12:00 AM Culture

I am disappointed that  CityBeat  could not write a story about transgender people without messing up a person's preferred gender pronoun.  CityBeat  owes Lyn Gwizdak an apology. more

May 1, 2013 12:00 AM Letters to the Editor

Before addressing your Newtown diatribe ["Editorial," Jan. 23], let me say I support voter suppression-the fraudulent kind. more

Feb 13, 2013 12:00 AM Letters to the Editor more

Aug 29, 2012 12:00 AM Seen Local more

Aug 14, 2012 12:00 AM News

Ben Stiller brought a million kids' dreams to the screen with  Night at the Museum  in 2006. But, staying the night at a cultural institution isn't only a kid's fantasy-add lectures from controversy-stoking artists, quilters, installations,... more

Jul 25, 2012 12:00 AM Short List Event Picks

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