Content for Wednesday, May 1, 2013
- Snakes Alive!
- My Dog: Champion Couch Surfer
- Bombs away! Padres beat Cubs when wind blows out
- Dig a hole: Deanna Durbin
- For what it's worth: New York magazine noticed Bronx Pizza a while back
- Mitt Romney signs on as San Diego-Tijuana Olympics consultant
- Arts & Trees: summer DIY flea market in downtown Tijuana
- Southwestern College appoints new board member
- Trailer Park: Pacific Rim
- Mr. TJ does a reading, part one
- Too much syrup--never: San Diego Symphony
- City agrees to $120,000 settlement in lawsuit over downtown PBID overcharges
- Review: Kon-Tiki
- Downtown lobbyist fundraiser raked in $9,000 for Filner, filing shows
- Vista teen accused of more than 300 acts of graffiti vandalism
- A Team makes high school drug busts
- Beginning of the end for San Onofre?
- TJ: Now THIS is a burrito
News & Stories
The art of the sip.
Alchemy's Ricardo Heredia, Noble Experiment's Anthony Schmidt, and the U.S. Grant's Jeff Josenhans share their glass art.
Extinguished before sundown
On April 28 at approximately 5:45 p.m., a large cloud of gray smoke could be seen rising above southeastern Chula Vista. The smoke appeared to be very close to homes in the area, so I ...
The Cranes Are Flying is a groundbreaking movie that escaped the Soviet’s relentless orthodoxy to celebrate individuality during war. The stunning Tatiana Samoilova is Veronika, a girl in love with a soldier. A simple story ...
Carlsbad resident Cody Lovaas, 14, begins his recording career with Hurley and Bill Silva Management.
Adorned with the parti-colored relics and memorabilia of winged battle’s golden age, the 94th Aero Squadron Restaurant has the look and feel of a rural French chalet that’s been commandeered by World War I flyboys. ...
Truckee Brothers bassist Greg Friedman releases solo album Can’t Talk Now.
Kafe Sobaka/Restoran Pomegranate offers Ed Bedford plate sizes ranging from “Communist” to “Imperialist.”
Two grad professors have taught and praised The Decalogue in their poetry/fiction classes this semester. Originally airing in the late ’80s on Polish television, The Decalogue is a collection of ten potent vignettes loosely corresponding ...
Carlsbad’s high point offers a 360-degree view from the coast to the mountains.
One-time Blizzard frontman Chris Leyva starts a band called the Falling Doves.
San Diegans Chris Wilson and Joe Cardillo raised $6029 on Kickstarter to finance a low-frills tour of the U.S.
A tour of San Diego coffee shops that roast their own beans.
Heymatt: Watching [the movie] Battle of Britain, I saw a ball-shaped device just back of the pilot’s window on the left side. It was mounted on cables or wires top and bottom. Could this be ...
Ip Man is absolute perfection — crazy choreographed fun at its finest. Donnie Yen awes with lightning-fast hands and tight technique as innovative martial-arts legend Ip Man, mentor to Bruce Lee and innovator of the ...
David held a tight grip on his phone as he snapped photos out the window of our speeding Mini. “How can it be 95 degrees down here when there’s snow on top of that hill?” ...
Craftlab Gallery in Oceanside opened its doors on April 6 with a solo exhibition by San Diego artist and musician Fernando Apodaca.
PREVIOUS RESIDENT: William T. and Susan B. Walters LISTING PRICE: $29,000,000 BEDS: 5 BATHS: 9 HOUSE SIZE: 10,000 sq ft For most, a 10,000-square-foot oceanfront estate along San Diego County’s northern coast with a price ...
Heymatt: Why do gender-specific, single-occupancy restrooms exist? I see things like, for example, a queue of women outside the women’s room when there is plenty of space in the adjacent men’s room, or vice-versa. Why ...
More metal mancrush
Iron Man 3 is, like its hero Tony Stark at the outset and Stark’s girlfriend Pepper Potts at another point in the story, a hot mess. It does what third installments tend to do: revisit ...
Heymatt: I grew up in Fletcher Hills. Ever since I was a kid, I have wondered what was going on at the corner of Hacienda Drive and Hacienda Circle. There is a fenced-off area with ...
Back on February 15, ex-GOP assemblyman Nathan Fletcher tweeted his fans with some big news: “Just accepted award from Chancellor Khosla for work on behalf of UCSD while in the legislature.” The former San Diego ...
Doug Manchester needs no permits, just lawyers and ineffectual city government.
Sometimes I hear music that is so far outside the realm of possibilities that I want to know who likes it and who dances to it. I want to meet the kinds of people that ...
Not Easy Being Green Don Bauder was right to highlight SDG&E’s high electricity rates for San Diego (City Lights: “You Pay Highest Electric Rates In San Diego,” April 25). But he made no mention of ...
Jesus was pretty clear
Pastor Kenny Dodd of Clairemont Emmanuel Baptist church says his missionaries are talking to a cannibalistic tribe, translating the Bible.
A Winkie, a Roman soldier, and an enchanted rug — all the same guy!
(Written during the first Gulf War) When did I become so hardened to human suffering? Who is this monster I do not recognize, who can sit in front of a T.V. watching a war as ...
Mary Arana, Encinitas, 1. Martha Awdziewicz, Clairemont, 1. L. Barling, El Cajon, 1. Johanna Barry, Pine Valley, 1. Evelyn Bowser, Hillcrest, 1. Bob Carlson, Serra Mesa, 1. * Leslie Chase, Campo, 1. * David Christie, ...