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When we published our general election Voter Guide last week it should have been no surprise that we endorsed Clinton over Republican nominee Donald Trump. more

Oct 19, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

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Photo by Ferchil Ramos

Last week it hit home, hard. The list of locales where unnecessary killings have made national headlines has expanded to include our backyard, with El Cajon joining Ferguson, Tulsa, Charlotte and too many others cities where lives have been... more

Oct 5, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

It’s hard not to be impressed by Big Bad Buffalo. The indie rock trio comprises former students of School of Rock San Diego, and the lessons clearly paid off. more

Sep 28, 2016 12:00 AM Notes from the Smoking Patio

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Local artist Susie Ghahremani has done well with her Boygirlparty brand of merchandise. She’s developed a base of loyal customers who seemingly can’t get enough of cutesy animal characters that adorn everything from baby clothes to stationa... more

Sep 7, 2016 12:00 AM Seen Local

The '90s were hard. I lost my religion, my virginity and my eyebrows. more

Jul 27, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Homeless people were camped in an Escondido building that was mysteriously/deliberately burned (by the campers?) [“Does Red Cross exclude homeless from aid?,” July 6]. more

Jul 20, 2016 12:00 AM Letters to the Editor

It’s been a while since I’ve written but that doesn’t mean I’m not reading Ed Decker. His column [“Not singing along to that old time religion,” June 29] caught my attention because I’ve been studying this belief system for some years now a... more

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 AM Letters to the Editor

Suddenly, four dispensaries were up and running on the same block of his home near Bankers Hill. Noah (not his real name) was a dealer who had been raking in more than $3,000 per month in 2012 selling pot to a circle of friends and acquaint... more

May 18, 2016 12:00 AM News & Opinion

When it comes to art-heady, psychedelic art, we like to think there's something for everyone. Whether you're a pale metalhead or a tanned surfer, a comic book geek or a steampunk burner, the artists below will speak to your proverbial spiri... more

Apr 20, 2016 12:00 AM Features

This week's cover photo of The Burning of Rome at the 2009 San Diego Music Awards was shot by John Hancock. more

Sep 30, 2015 12:00 AM Culture

The votes have been cast, the social media campaigns have run their course and soon we'll find out who will take home trophies at the 25th anniversary San Diego Music Awards ceremony. more

Sep 30, 2015 12:00 AM Music Feature

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The call for reform in the way commissioners are placed on the San Diego Ethics Commission board is growing stronger. If supporters of depoliticizing the process succeed, this would be the rare and welcome instance where a problem area is c... more

Sep 2, 2015 12:00 AM From the Editor

Ghahremani's book is a solid member of a rising subset of literature—the novel / memoir written by Middle eastern-American authors set largely in their native countries. more

Mar 28, 2012 12:00 AM Seen Local

Except for the total waste of talent, Vox Nova's Arrow to the Heart isn't bad more

Jun 23, 2010 12:00 AM Theater

A short film in an awesome theater—plus, all the other movies showing around town more

Jun 16, 2010 12:00 AM Film