Content for Sunday, January 12, 2014

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Construction begins on Jamul casino despite controversy

Lawsuit challenging project still alive, more forthcoming

Jamul Indian Village and Penn National Gaming on January 10 announced that ground is being broken on a $360-million casino in Jamul even though ongoing controversy culminated in a lawsuit challenging the tribe's existence. The ...

BO-beau is bon bon

La Mesa restaurant perfect for families and foodies

“I could swim in a sea of that.” That was my seven-year-old son’s reaction after tasting the boeuf bourguignon at BO-beau La Mesa. Can’t argue with him, the beefy French-inspired stew has a rich meaty ...

Protest over Mission Trails mountain-bike trail closures

Letter from state and fed agencies brings hammer down

At least 500 mountain-bikers, hikers, and equestrians paraded through Mission Trails Regional Park on Saturday morning, January 11, to protest the closing of popular trails in the northeastern section of the well-used open-space area. "There's ...