Iron Man 3: “Yeah, the old couch clashed with the suit.”
The crown jewel in a lifetime filled with achievement?
Being a Winkie is not all fun and games — it’s more of a sport.
Jeff Josenhans on the rooftop of the U.S. Grant, where herbs and fruits are grown ...
“I felt like a stranger when I first worked behind the bar,” says Alchemy’s Ricardo ...
Noble Experiment’s cofounder and head bartender Anthony Schmidt
The Cranes Are Flying
When you reach the peak, you’ll find memorials of earlier ascents left by other hikers.
Kuchmachi is chicken liver fried with garlic, onions, cilantro, and herbs.
Candles provide pretty much the only light.
Owner Mark, from the Republic of Georgia, poses with server Marina, a former skating champion ...
Chancellor Pradeep Kholsa and associate chancellor Clare Kristofco welcomed Fletcher, whom Kholsa named “part of ...
Over the past ten years, Doug Manchester’s Grand Del Mar hotel has built and operated ...
Nathan Fletcher insisted on a live Skype appearance when he received an award from UCSD.
From helicopters to Adirondack chairs. The city and the state shut down Grand Del Mar’s ...
It’s true, pigs can swim, and if that doesn’t scare you, bucko, you are not ...
“I create a movie in my head,” says Greg Friedman, “and build the album as ...
Craftlab Gallery finds a friend in artist/guitarist Jad Fair.
Leyva: “I don’t wanna be 80 [years old], pushing my music.”
Leaving the band behind, Wilson and Cardillo of Endoxi create a new blueprint for touring.
The Carlsbad Kid, Cody Lovaas, is on the fast track.
In foreground: Bronwyn Ingram, Bob Filner (left); Rev. John Fanestil, Enrique Morones (right)
Overhead electrical transmission lines at Pasatiempo open space in Del Cerro
Jessica Robinette and Amy Schultz
Portrait of Mouse by Shane Bass
The Rawtones, joined by Mark Jackson, took off into the night with everybody smiling and ...
A gathering of the tribe and a true community celebration of a man who has ...
Message Send Failure
Kevin Leonard teaching a class on interviewing skills at the April 25 Viva Vida conference
Image from a Surfrider video taken last summer of TCA environmental director Valarie McFall (center, ...
"Oh, California, you have your boundaries..."
The centerpiece: Queen Califia and eagle.
No shade here.
Customer Matt with his $27 growler full of greens
Vic Moraga, the Castilian Gypsy
Chip McCarty, owner of Beach Eatz truck
"Talk low, talk slow, and don't say too much, pilgrim."
Skylar Warnes weaves a saddle blanket on a loom that weighs an estimated 300 pounds.
Michaelin Marie spins her yarns only at night, after she completes her day job at ...
Dave and Barbara Davies run the A Simpler Time alpaca ranch and mill in Crest.
“I make a decent living with my custom weaving,” says Beryl Warnes, owner of Julian ...
Psych-pop big band Os Mutantes plays Casbah Wednesday night. (Happy birthday to me!)
Helmet heads, Page Hamilton and co. will be at the Griffin on Wednesday.
Canada band Metz deliver art punk to Casbah on Sunday.
Nerf Herder headlines nerdrock night at Ruby Room on Thursday.
Patrick Yurick of Little Fish Comic Book Studio
Stay Strange’s noise tent garnered awe from just about everybody.
Party HQ is all around you.
Kevin Waddell pleaded guilty to burglarizing cars in order to make money to buy drugs.
Krystal Vuncannon’s analysis of Sprinter station security-camera images led to the capture of the car ...
Federal Jazz Project sweeps from 1939 to present with a Latin-jazz vibe: frontal, hot, eloquent.
Lawrence Herkimer: “Once I have a cheerleader, she’s mine for life.”
Figment invites you to become part of the art.
Experimental guitarist Marnie Stern lays out The Chronicles of Marnia at Soda bar Monday night.
Gone Baby Gone’s got a secret. Be at Bar Pink May 2 to hear it.
After Durant’s decade here, he wishes he’d learned to surf.
Drummer Bill Ray’s got a lot of irons in the fire.
d*fRost is living the dream, well, his dream, anyway.
Pain & Gain: What the Miami Vice movie should have looked like.
Two cars caught fire at Flynn Springs County Park
The reconstructed Daley Ranch House is reminiscent of California’s ranching past. The ranch features 25 ...
Purported good Samaritan kidnappers
Lamb bolognese fries
Kangaroo strip sirloin
Wild Style burger
Texas red fish
Corn and tomato salad
All those bitters
Moroccan Chicken Liver
Chula Vista residents attended a breakfast meeting to discuss the plans
I think this one was called the No Esposa
I'll Be Your Huckleberry cocktail, with the courtesy backdrop of my friend's chest.
SDPD detective Bryan Hewitt
Image of San Diego City of Villages plan from reinventingthegeneralplan.org
The town's gold mill.
(Supposedly) haunted piano.
Valley View Casino Center
Me, seated between Team A and Team B
Terri, the mermaid
Pastor Christine Higueria-Street
The Ruffin Road trailhead begins with a native plant garden in which the plants are ...
Oh, Shirt! You can order this shirt customized with any neighborhood name.
Aftermath of April 15 accident
To the Wonder: Bracing, like a convertible ride on a cold morning in France.
Maryam, sitting with her family visiting from Iran, makes Corner House’s popular hummus.
Murals painted next to the windows make the place look like an old-timey general store.
Crowds of humans and birds flock to the garden patio at lunch time.
Keisha Audrey Sakata
The two-and-a-half-acre fish pond is filled with water from the three onsite wells.
Thirty million dollars will buy you Exalta Farms, a 7000-square-foot villa on 403 acres in ...
Photo of lifeguard statue provided by sculptor Richard Arnold
Casbah stages Seattle indie-folk quartet Cave Singers on Wednesday.
Ex-RTX Black Bananas play Soda Bar on Tuesday.
The Shakedown will stage a Johnny Thunders (New York Dolls/Heartbreakers) tribute Saturday night.
Soda Bar sets up South Bay punk perennials the Zeros on Friday night.
Neighbors say noise coming from 710 Beach Club in Pacific Beach has gone from bad ...
Missed his calling? City attorney Jan Goldsmith (left) dances behind someone in a dog suit.
Dwayne Crenshaw and Carl DeMaio are among the candidates who have received donations from ambulance ...
Capacity crowds plus live music equals late-night noise at the Garnet Avenue establishment, about which ...
Charles Norton: “It’s absolutely the most fun I’ve ever had on a bike, and I’ve ...
After playing only a handful of shows over the past decade and a half, I ...
SanFran fuzz-rock band Black Rebel Motorcycle Club rolls into House of Blues on Tues.
Secret Seven down to Secret One, and he’s living in Los Angeles
No longer an “Elephant” and no longer a live-rock club
Luis Martinez of Audio Impact Entertainment thinks EDM at 4th&B “could definitely go off.”
Erickson (blue pants) thought the call was an April fool’s joke.
Bill Traylor. Untitled (Elephant), 1939–1940. Poster paint and pencil on paper
Bill Traylor. Untitled (Man, Woman), ca. 1940–1942. Watercolor and graphite on cardboard
Candace Jones and Sarah Jones
Kallie Davie and Dorie Kramer
Humberto Caudillo, a landscape contractor, picks up brass letters from the sign that was damaged ...
The town of Sopot.
Tainted Love ticket winners!
Vegetable spring rolls
Roy's Island Mai Tai
"The Original" Hawaiian Martini
Media-party attendees climbed aboard a California Pacific Airlines' last July
Former Sweetwater superintendent Jesus Gandara
A Pismo clam from the Silver Strand
Clay Littrell points out dumpsters that trespassers use to climb onto the roof
Eat six ghost pepper wings, get a new T-shirt and maybe an ulcer or two.
Conrad Prebys Music Center
Jenny working the helium tank
42: Remember when the sports page advertised men’s failures, and the sports page, men’s achievements?
The Sawtooth Mountains loom above the Anza Borrego Desert’s Inner Pasture.
A replica of the Red Baron’s Fokker triplane sits outside 94th Aero Squadron alongside Montgomery ...
“The lasagna here is the best,” says Paul the barman. “We also have popcorn popping ...
Until he hung up his wings two years ago, George McBride, 86, flew a plane ...
Crab-stuffed mushrooms were $4.50 during happy hour.
Jacqueline King addressing Sweetwater board meeting.
Sexual dysfunction in women, says Edward Cox, vice president of Apricus Biosciences, “is indeed a ...
“Female sexual dysfunction is a real disease,” says Dr. Bassam Damaj of La Jolla’s Innovus ...
Causes dear to state Assemblywoman Toni Atkins and Senator Ricardo Lara are among the honorees ...
The San Diego Oceans Foundation fed some free gala tickets to the sharks at the ...
Roy Moynihan’s book details pharmaceutical companies’ plans to push the idea of female sexual dysfunction ...
Ragnar Relay team: what happens in the van, stays in the van.
During WWII, the Paramount (YP-289) delivered “beans, bacon, and mail to tiny rocks.” (Photo courtesy ...
San Diego, meet your hip-hop ambassador, Destructo Bunny.
Craig Goldy’s Dio Disciples is sanctioned by Dio’s widow Wendy.
Freak the Mighty replaces Fuzz Huzzi’s (pictured) funk roots with SoCal rock ’n’ roll.
Maren Parusel’s “Dear Love” got Requiemme into instore soundtracks.
Tapas available at Etxeverri
Creperie La Luna
Salsas at Kokopelli
Shrimp and peppers
Stolen fishing gear
Barbarella and Pablo Campos Moreno of Tacos Kokopelli
Ricardo Nevárez and Barbarella at Food Garden
Empty Coco's building at 2644 El Cajon Boulevard
Mt. Signal stacked fields
Mt. Signal canal fields
Example of News & Stories newsletter, sent each Wednesday, in conjunction with the release of ...
Buzz Sutphin memorial paddle
Workers carefully move a dinosaur
Crate containing dinosaur jaws
El Cajon Boulevard
Kevin Waddell reportedly has nine convictions already in San Diego County.
The strangest items appear on the happy hour list at Vagabond in South Park.
On nice days at Cantina Mayahuel, the patio is perfect.
Artist Manuel Varrona standing before his mural in Tijuana
Sculpture by Alfonso Arambula
Pastor Art Lyons
Owner Mick Rossler, of Tower Bar fame, restored City Heights’ Til Two Club to something ...
A lookout point in Ensanada
Don’t let resident black cat Behemoth cross your path at City Heights’ Black Cat Bar.
The Sapphires: “Dreamgirls, only happier.”
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Adorable sliders and most excellent chicken wings are the go-to bites during Heat Bar’s happy ...
There are lots of cozy corners and a pretty cool bar scene at The Corner ...
My sirloin looked a bit lonely on its plate, and it was a bit tasteless, ...
The Cahuilla village known as Ataki was located in Jackass Flat.
The trail to Jackass Flat begins at Hidden Spring in Rockhouse Canyon.
A new study from the CDC tells us that the autism rate in the U.S. ...
A grassy yard and terra cotta decks are surrounded by a “securely engineered” curving sea ...
An “entrance walk” composed of French limestone leads to the main entry.
Roberto's in Ocean Beach
Acousti-punk pair the Evens bring The Odds to the Irenic on Wednesday.
In the midst of a breakout year, slack-rock songsmith Mac DeMarco is sure to fill ...
British goth-pop trio Esben & the Witch will be at Soda Bar Saturday.
Mini Apple alt-rock-roller Dave Pirner and Soul Asylum deliver Delayed Reaction to Belly Up Thursday ...
Former police officer Chuck Garlow owns the California Police Equipment store on El Cajon Boulevard.
Beer distributor and Padres owner Ron Fowler donated $3 million to San Diego State’s Campanile ...
In 2008, Escondido’s two public swimming pools were open a total of 42 hours a ...
Deputy mayor Olga Diaz is the only woman, only Democrat, only person of Latin background ...
Qualcomm executives’ interest in immigration issues may be connected with their desire to hire educated, ...
Escondido Arts Partnership artists paint a mural of the mandala tree at the Winter Shelter.
In some ways, you could subtitle Ibsen’s A Doll’s House, “Behind the Scenes with Ken ...
This year, Yankees infielder Alex Rodriguez will make more money than the entire Houston Astros ...
“Glock has been around, I think, for 20 years, and this is the first time ...
Kimberly Knox has created an app to “empower” neurotics.
“If this is the best record I ever make,” says the Heavy Guilt’s Alfred Howard ...
Peachy keen Colleen Green brings some Sock It to Me to the Void.
Guided by Guided by Voices, Rufe and Tigerbomb go off at Casbah.
Thrash master Ed Duke calls it quits with web radio.
Victim Larry Robinson was said to be “the sweetest man in the world.”
This Temecula music shop is where the theft/murder took place. Image courtesty of The Press ...
Cruz Sigala, age 19, Grossmont College student
Sarah York, age 20, SDSU student
Pimp and pupil
Proposed site for O.B. community garden
(Left to right): Georgette Gomez, Michael Stepner, Stephen Haase, and Howard Blackson III.
Jeff Smith noon, Oct. 6
Don Bauder 10:30 a.m., Oct. 6
Tony de Garate 8:30 a.m., Oct. 6
Dave Rice 4:30 p.m., Oct. 5
Don Bauder 2:30 p.m., Oct. 5
Don Bauder 1:30 p.m., Oct. 5
Dave Rice 11:30 a.m., Oct. 5
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