Torrey Bailey


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"Right now, I know I have problems, but I’m afraid of actually finding out how bad they really are,” said William Zeller, a 33-year-old active-duty Navy servicemember living in San Diego. more

Feb 22, 2017 10:52 AM News

Starting in August, legendary black hole of a nightclub The Brass Rail began a remodel that finished up the first week of February. more

Feb 15, 2017 10:57 AM About Last NIght


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After shootings scathed Orlando’s Pulse in June, Istanbul’s Reina on New Year’s Eve and Playa Del Carmen’s Blue Parrot earlier this month, discussions about armed security have been stirring in the nightlife industry. more

Feb 1, 2017 12:27 PM About Last NIght


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Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s life in all its triumph and all its torture exemplifies the longstanding notion that an artist must suffer. more

Feb 1, 2017 12:00 PM Theater


All photos by Torrey Bailey unless otherwise noted

Fifteen miles inland, El Cajon isn’t one of those up-and-coming hotspots that remains undiscovered. Its appeal lies in its gritty suburbia feel that relies more on hole-in-the-wall restaurants and corporate chains, with a little in between. more

Feb 1, 2017 11:10 AM Neighborhoods


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On Dec. 15, Facebook announced that “It’s a fake news story” would be an additional option to report posts on a sample size of U.S. accounts. more

Jan 25, 2017 10:49 AM News


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Photos from the historic San Diego Women's March on January 21, 2017. more

Jan 23, 2017 9:30 AM , Photo Galleries


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The Deep End held 20 events in 2016, 13 of which were warehouse parties that showcased primarily electronic music acts. more

Jan 17, 2017 6:30 PM About Last NIght


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Despite the views of San Diego Bay, downtown high rises and, on a clear day, a mountain-framed Tijuana, Golden Hill has sidestepped the lightning-speed gentrification many other areas have undergone. more

Jan 4, 2017 11:35 AM Neighborhoods

The way 2016 played out, 2017 surely has to be better, right? Right. We won't judge readers if they just want to stay home, play Prince records and cry, but why not kick 2017 off in style? more

Dec 20, 2016 6:30 PM , , , Culture

When the licensed marijuana dispensary OutCo hired Allison Justice as its VP of Cultivation three months ago, she was shocked by the El Cajon-based lab's use of a high-priced fertilizer. more

Dec 14, 2016 12:00 AM News

Tucked up above the San Diego International Airport, to the east of Old Town and on Hillcrest’s west, Mission Hills is an ivory tower overlooking its peripheral neighborhoods. more



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While Californians age 21-and-up can now smoke in the privacy of their homes, grow six plants and possess up to an ounce, driving under the influence of marijuana remains against the law. more

Nov 23, 2016 12:00 AM News

La Jolla hosts the northernmost coastline of the city of San Diego with stereotypes of golden sands, tanned skins and stuffed wallets. more

Nov 9, 2016 12:00 AM Neighborhoods


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Manipulated electronic polling devices, hacked systems and ballots cast by ineligible voters are a few in a long list of theories that many Republicans have bought into. But for San Diego County Registrar of Voters Michael Vu, these concern... more

Nov 1, 2016 12:00 AM News

"I think it's important an artist doesn't wait to be discovered," says Anna Stump, whose proactive attitude shows in each medium she's tackled. more

Oct 25, 2016 12:00 AM Special Issues

Whether it's in person or on, you've most likely seen Ryan Gosling's face and figure plastered all over the bathroom stall of Gaslamp Quarter's sushi bar/nightclub Bang Bang. more

Oct 18, 2016 12:00 AM Special Issues

After Louie's Pub closed, San Diego State University had a three-year dry spell before dipping back in with Oggi's Pizza Express (5500 Campanile Drive) in 2014. more

Oct 18, 2016 12:00 AM Special Issues

Some believe that in the East County city of La Mesa farmers wipe their brows in the inland heat, cows graze in the sprawling fields and the hills decline into Arizona. Not exactly. more

Oct 5, 2016 12:00 AM Neighborhoods


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As the system works now, complaints are filed by citizens and then investigated by the San Diego Police Department’s Internal Affairs, which writes a report on the allegation, including whether the complaint was sustained and if an officer ... more

Sep 28, 2016 12:00 AM News