Torrey Bailey


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Who is he? The 23-year-old Escondido native is the newest addition to the San Diego Gulls. more

Nov 15, 2017 9:51 AM Best of San Diego: People


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Who is he? He’s the vice chair of the Barrio Logan Community Planning Group and sits on the Environmental Health Coalition board of directors. Oh, and he’s on the editorial board of the San Diego Free Press as well. more

Nov 15, 2017 9:10 AM Best of San Diego: People


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Who is she? She’s a local artist whose work deals in themes of immigration, labor and social justice issues. more

Nov 15, 2017 8:25 AM Best of San Diego: People

Within the last several decades, the neighborhood revitalized as a safe space for refugees. The first wave arrived after the Vietnam War, followed by Somali immigrants in the ‘90s and, most recently, people fleeing war-torn Syria. more

Nov 8, 2017 12:10 PM Neighborhoods 1 Comments


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The past year has been a big one for Michelle Schonberg, otherwise known as Michi. The UC San Diego graduate entered college with plans to be a doctor, but took a chance on music technology. more

Nov 8, 2017 11:37 AM About Last Night


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The Women’s Museum of California’s latest exhibit, Beauty or Torture, is a visual timeline of society’s influence on trends. more

Nov 1, 2017 3:41 PM Seen Local


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The five-minute film parodies an international news outlet that sends a reporter to interview an entrepreneur on his new business: manufacturing 31-foot-tall ladders with attached ropes. more

Nov 1, 2017 3:23 PM Seen Local


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As of July, SRO and the rest of the block’s properties, spanning from 1801 to 1871 Fifth Ave., have been sold. more

Oct 25, 2017 11:38 AM About Last Night

It’s no secret that victims of sexual assault face an incredible amount of difficulty when it comes to having their cases prosecuted. more

Oct 18, 2017 12:07 PM , , CityWeek 2 Comments


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People are the reason why I stay in San Diego. That being said, they’re also why I want to leave at times. At the spots below, the crowds don’t suck or, at least, the food, atmosphere or scenery are enough for me to overlook it. more

Oct 17, 2017 5:43 PM Best of San Diego


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“What do I do with the devil?” he asked himself. “Do I scare everybody? Or do I point it back at you and say ‘It’s your choice what you want to do? more

Oct 10, 2017 5:11 PM Seen Local


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When Griselda Rosas saw a decommissioned plane outside the Instituto Tecnológico de Tijuana, she knew it needed to house an art exhibit. more

Oct 10, 2017 5:05 PM Seen Local


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Held at various venues, the parties are a new option for queer women, who Greschler says are often overlooked in nightlife. more

Oct 10, 2017 3:33 PM About Last Night

On Sept. 19, the Lemon Grove City Council approved zoning for a third medical marijuana dispensary. more

Oct 4, 2017 12:43 PM , , CityWeek


All photos by Torrey Bailey unless otherwise noted

Mission Valley is an island of big-box stores, outlined by swooping freeway overpasses. This is a far reach from the neighborhood’s beginnings, which relied heavily on sowing the land. more

Oct 4, 2017 11:12 AM Neighborhoods


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The pop-up, interactive art exhibit that appeared in Mission Valley for a limited time this past summer is on its way to Austin, Texas for its first tour stop. more

Sep 27, 2017 12:17 PM Seen Local


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Friendship Park is a heavily regulated area that allows friends and family to communicate across the San Diego-Tijuana border only through a dense, metal mesh fence and only at certain times designated by U.S. Border Patrol. more

Sep 27, 2017 12:05 PM Seen Local 1 Comments


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About five years ago, the nightlife scene in North County underwent a notable renaissance. Local DJ and promoter Gabe Vega was an influential player, throwing parties at The Saloon in Encinitas. more

Sep 27, 2017 11:26 AM About Last Night


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Undocumenta also features photos of artist Claudia Cano as her false persona: Rosa Hernandez, a cleaning lady who sweeps in public spaces and speaks only in Spanish. more

Sep 13, 2017 11:16 AM Fall Arts


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On Aug. 23, the San Diego Gay and Lesbian News published that the long-standing Hillcrest club NUMB3RS (3811 Park Blvd.) would permanently shutter its doors Sunday, Sept. 10. more

Sep 12, 2017 4:50 PM About Last Night

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