Content for Saturday, December 21, 2013

News & Stories

High concept sandwich shop aims for the sweet spot

Good ideas and ingredients would benefit from a little less sugar.

Fusion's not a difficult a culinary concept to embrace. Combining the flavor profiles of unrelated global cuisines makes for a great narrative — just as appealing to bored young chefs as to bored young foodies. ...

SeaWorld fights killer whale controversy with ads

More music act cancellations due to documentary

SeaWorld Entertainment, beset by the documentary Blackfish, which blasts the company's treatment of orcas, on December 20 placed ads in several newspapers, including the U-T. SeaWorld has a park here. The ads attempt to exonerate ...

City attorney Goldsmith met with NASSCO shipbuilders

Before signatures were turned in for referendum to change Barrio Logan plan

One week before a coalition of shipbuilders submitted more than 53,000 signatures to initiate a referendum aimed at overturning the city council's update of the Barrio Logan Community Plan, city attorney Jan Goldsmith was at ...

Sweetwater school district invites more suspicion

Former felonious port commissioner David Malcolm appointed to committee

The Sweetwater Union High School District has four pieces of property it wants to sell. At the December 9 board meeting, Tom Calhoun, the executive director of facilities for Sweetwater, gave a presentation on asset ...