Various Authors 1 p.m., Aug. 28
The agency illegally performs government functions, suit alleges
To pay salaries and stay afloat, Civic San Diego relies on the revenues it receives from issuing permits and approving development projects in downtown San Diego. The nonprofit oversees the dissolution of San Diego’s former ...
Why is Chula Vista's jail filled with young Hispanic women?
The long-term viability of professional football
Anybody looking forward to Super Bowl LXXX? You could build a stadium for a sport that doesn’t exist.
Team always wanted to stay. Huh?
Spanos poured gas on the bridge while his jilted lover traveled across it.
...at least until an appeals court says otherwise
The credit-card-as-free-speech loophole will cost you.
The success of California farms is at risk
Basta! Enough talk about the potential departure of a greedy billionaire’s professional football team. Let’s talk about something important: relentless departure of bees. Mother Nature has walloped us with her version of The Sting: bee ...
Does this make uptown homes more affordable? Or less?
A group of property owners in Hillcrest want the freedom to build higher residential and commercial buildings. And if that freedom isn’t granted, members of the newly formed Uptown Gateway Council warn, local housing prices ...
It’s hypocrisy on steroids, but it’s very profitable
From the cradle onward, we are told to be thrifty. Unfortunately, public utilities do the reverse. They fatten up their bottom lines spending gobs of money on things they don’t need. Pro-utility, anti-consumer regulators reward ...
Latest incarnation as bizarre as its predecessors
Pacific Imperial Railroad has yet to roll out of the tunnel.
Mothers say it is as reliable as a coin flip
On March 21 of 2014, a San Diego–based company named Gateway Genomics applied for incorporation in Delaware. Ten days later, the company filed for a trademark for its product, called SneakPeek. I found that “SneakPeek” ...
Annuity ad misleading, claims overblown
Forbes columnist Ken Fisher proclaims, “I hate annuities.… The contracts are huge, obtuse, confusing and hence rarely read. Sales reps rarely realize the lies they peddle.” Sales commissions can be 8 percent or more, says ...