Torrey Bailey


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When it comes to blame, it’s easy to pass the buck. That’s what The Spectacular Now and Whiplash star Miles Teller tried to do following a drunken night in Pacific Beach last month. more

Jul 18, 2017 5:35 PM About Last Night


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Sizable chunks of amethyst are relatively unimpressive compared to other items within Gladys Collins’ museum-like shop, The Dinosaur Gallery (1327 Camino Del Mar). more

Jul 5, 2017 12:08 PM Seen Local


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In 1882, the seaside village of Del Mar caught the attention of a New Yorker who was plotting railroad tracks between San Diego and Los Angeles. His wife named the city after the poem “Fight of Paso Del Mar” by Bayard Taylor. more

Jul 5, 2017 11:37 AM Neighborhoods


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Chorus Karaoke & Bar owner Scott Na opened Hive (4428 Convoy St.) in February, advertising its 13 private karaoke rooms, arcade space, craft cocktail menu and an anticipated nightclub area. more

Jul 5, 2017 10:38 AM About Last Night


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Figi’s seizures subsided after trying CBD oil, which is made with the non-psychoactive marijuana compound cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD. more

Jun 21, 2017 10:51 AM News


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On the last Thursday of every month, there’s an hour of networking, followed by a discussion with two female speakers with complementary professions. more

Jun 20, 2017 3:43 PM About Last Night


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Since mojitos first slid onto American bar tops around 1939, bartenders have poured them regardless of the United States’ relationship with Cuba. more

Jun 14, 2017 11:28 AM Drink Issue


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Surrounded by Interstates 8, 5 and Mission Hills, Old Town grew organically at the hill’s base and preceded downtown as San Diego’s epicenter until Alonzo Horton entered the scene in the late 19th century. more

Jun 7, 2017 12:30 PM Neighborhoods 1 Comments


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Sofar Sounds is huge. The self-described “global movement” arranges concerts in living rooms, recording studios and other unconventional venues where small audiences, ranging from 50 to 100, sit on the floor and refrain from talking during the perfor more

Jun 7, 2017 7:51 AM About Last Night 1 Comments


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While San Diego’s original bar arcade, Coin-Op, headed north to San Francisco and Sacramento recently, it’s returning to launch in the Gaslamp Quarter at the corner of 6th and F Streets. more

May 24, 2017 11:56 AM About Last Night


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On Monday, the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] took control of the San Diego and Imperial Counties Labor Council, subsequently kicking out its president, Mickey Kasparian, as well as other leaders. more

May 10, 2017 9:55 AM From the Editor 1 Comments


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This year, Booty Bassment turns 15, becoming one of San Diego’s longest-running themed nights, if not the longest-running. more

May 9, 2017 5:35 PM About Last Night


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May 3, 2017 11:16 AM Neighborhoods 1 Comments


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"Darrell Issa, you’ve got to oversee. You need to check and balance him, before it’s World War III,” sang more than 300 people to the tune of “Oh! Susanna” outside District 49 Rep. Darrell Issa’s Vista office on April 18. more

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 PM News


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“In today’s age, building social currency is probably the most important investment companies can make to create value for themselves,” according to brand strategy firm Vivaldi Partners. more

Apr 25, 2017 6:33 PM About Last Night


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In 2015, women made up 36 percent of leadership positions in the cannabis market, toppling the 22 percent national average for women in senior management positions in all other industries, according to Pew Research Center. more

Apr 19, 2017 11:52 AM News


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Analog modular synthesizers are pushing aside digital synthesizers, providing a tactile landscape for those uninspired by computerized presets, says John Noble. more

Apr 11, 2017 8:00 PM About Last Night


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Today, Barrio Logan holds tight to its foundations and wards off gentrification by prioritizing small, independently owned businesses that cater to the residents. more

Apr 5, 2017 11:29 AM Neighborhoods 2 Comments


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At this point, most readers are woke enough to know that a headdress is unacceptable music festival fashion. more

Mar 28, 2017 5:15 PM About Last Night


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By flip-flopping on his stances, failing to provide concise explanations and hushing an anguished crowd, Issa’s stroke of centrism lacked the unity his incumbency relies on. more

Mar 15, 2017 12:17 PM Opinion