Ron Donoho


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Nov 17, 2016 12:00 AM Urban Eats


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More than twice as many homeless people died alone on San Diego streets this year as compared to two years ago. more

Nov 16, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

This past spring-like Sunday a friend dropped a free ticket to the Chargers-Titans game in my lap. So I attended an NFL football game at Qualcomm Stadium for the first time in about three years. more

Nov 9, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

With less than a week mercifully left until the general election, two recent stories in T he San Diego Union-Tribune— about financial contributions to political campaigns by journalists—induced some media navel gazing. more

Nov 1, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

In her 30s, Steph Johnson gave up a career in banking and made the leap into making music full-time. more

Oct 25, 2016 12:00 AM Special Issues

No pressure on Chris Ward. He only has to step into his new District 3 seat on the San Diego City Council and replace one of the most popular Democrats—termed-out councilmember Todd Gloria—in local government. more

Oct 25, 2016 12:00 AM Special Issues

The California National Guard has unconscionably been asking troops to repay enlistment bonuses they received for re-upping in 2006 to 2008 to serve and fight in Iraq or Afghanistan. more

Oct 25, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

He says it got to the point where he wasn't going to be able to look at himself in the mirror every morning if he didn't throw his hat into the ring. more

Oct 25, 2016 12:00 AM Special Issues


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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

Everybody's a fan of our local Major League Baseball team in early April. It doesn't matter if the team languished in last place the year before—during preseason training camp, hope springs eternal. more

Oct 18, 2016 12:00 AM Special Issues

It was way back in 1974 when Ted Giannoulas first stepped into that now-iconic feathery costume and became The Chicken. more

Oct 18, 2016 12:00 AM Special Issues

The recreational feature that instantaneously comes to my mind in the naturally formed downtown Big Bay is the Coronado Ferry. more

Oct 18, 2016 12:00 AM Special Issues


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Her title is not homelessness czar, but Stacie Spector has been hired by Mayor Kevin Faulconer to act in that general capacity as his new senior advisor for housing solutions for the city of San Diego. more

Oct 7, 2016 12:00 AM News


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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

The last week of September (Hunger Action Month) was quickly disappearing, and I’d yet to live up to a commitment to participate in the CalFresh Challenge. more

Sep 28, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor


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Just a reminder: The 90-minute debate—with no potty breaks—will be divided into six 15-minute segments. Two of each of those segments will focus on topics you chose: America’s Direction, Achieving Prosperity and Securing America. (Vague? Re... more

Sep 21, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

Measure K would eliminate the 50-percent-plus-one rule and require that the top two vote getters in city office primaries always move on to a November runoff—same as the laws that apply to state and federal races. more

Sep 13, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

In Las Vegas, billionaire Sheldon Adelson—who owns The Venetian and The Palazzo and casinos all over the world—wants to build a 65,000-seat domed football stadium to lure the Oakland Raiders to the desert. But not with financing from his re... more

Sep 7, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor


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Let's see, what exactly did Colin Kaepernick do to draw monumental scorn from maddened hordes with molten lava spewing from their ears? more

Aug 30, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor


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Two days before last week's San Diego Homeless Awareness Day I went to East Village looking for the Living Water Church. I couldn’t find a sign but did see an open door on what seemed to be the right block, so I went in. more

Aug 24, 2016 12:00 AM From the Editor

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