Ian Anderson 5 p.m., July 22
The allure of TJ is a double-headed snake.
Whenever I tell someone I’m from the South, his mind — with his mouth in hot pursuit — scurries straight to assumptions about racism, deep fried fill-in-the-blanks, Paula Deen, and Confederate flags. Whenever I mention ...
No one knows what's going on
This year signaled a new era for local small-batch distillers. Assembly Bill 1295, also known as the Craft Distillers Act of 2015, went into effect on January 1, reversing archaic liquor laws that date to ...
Still, it would be pretty s#!t not to vote.
When a presidential election season rolls around, my husband and I make an effort to avoid voicing our opinions. Our political views have been in contrast for the past 18 years. In the beginning of ...
Macro-swill-making wolf in sheep’s clothing
The San Diego Brewers Guild and its members triggered a hearing of the Downtown Community Planning Council in February in order to voice opposition to a brewpub proposed for East Village. Oregon-based 10 Barrel Brewing ...
Slowly, the population of Grazin’ Pig Acres grew
If you make a right onto Dye Road off SR-67 north, past a sign advertising midget wrestling, tucked amidst dusty chaparral and dirt roads, you’ll find Grazin’ Pig Acres. A kitschy “Pig Lover” sign announces ...
Sometimes organic, sometimes orchestrated
This city is brutal — Booking = Gambling. By Dryw Keltz You could learn to be a rock star — From seminars to jazz camps to rock-n-roll schools. By Dave Good Haydeé Jiménez was born ...
A prowl through Los Peñasquitos Canyon
A coyote mauled one of the cameras, and a bobcat marked (that’s right — urinated on) another. In tracking, those are good signs.
Neighborhoods come alive
“I think of the bike being like a prism — the trader is a beam of light going in, and from that they emit a rainbow.”
Who will be the last man standing in Chargers stadium fight?
Can Bruce Henderson be detained at Guantanamo? Ex-councilman was scorned after he read Chargers agreement.
Saving our souls
Relevancy for the less-than-rabid — Ian Pike The Cali-Baja art scene — Chad Deal Art spaces that cultivate communities — Barbarella Fokos Beyond selfie curation — Deirdre Lickona The theater scene has rhythms — Jeff ...
The opposite of neighborly in Fallbrook/De Luz
"I just filmed my own murder."
Caring for the creepy-crawlies that populate our nightmares
She probably likes snakes too.
Front yard, farmyard
“So, the whole of my front yard is 100 percent edible,” says Jeri. "There’s not one thing — not even the hibiscus, which can be used for tea — that is not edible. I have ...
Miss USA vs. Miss America
“Miss USA girls want to grow up and become lingerie models. Miss America girls want to be doctors and lawyers.”