Southwestern College Police Department
Bahia Falsa oysters served on the half-shell with three bacon-wrapped shrimp.
The wooden box at the end of the Shelter Island pier.
Local halibut ceviche with blue corn chips.
Father Pefkis's paints.
Father Pefkis at work.
Dave on left, Chris with the elegant whiskers on the right.
August 27 El Cajon Council Meeting
David beside his actual tripod
Robert Mugabe, Pope Benedict.
The front bar at Modern Times.
Somewhere under all that mozzarella and marinara, there are three smoked pork meatballs
Because it looks good and tastes awesome
Gang’s Singapore Sling
My koffai yen, iced milky coffee
Campo Santo, Antonio Garra’s grave, with D’O Thai Cottage in background
Jok is rice porridge with ground chicken or pork added in, plus ginger, green onion, ...
A forest of communication towers are on top of Mt. Woodson.
Hikers take a break at Potato Chip Rock.
Rich and Winnie’s one-time tchotchke shop is now a movie-lover’s paradise.
Brother/sister team Guy and Pam continue to keep Kensington Video all in the family.
Lifeguard Luke Woodworth
Towers 36 & 36 B at Carlsbad State Beach
Guy Hanford amidst the stacks.
“How about Steel Wagon?”
Dan Watman and the unplugged microphone
Poet Nasheili Gonzalez (second from left), who was kicked out, listened with other attendees to ...
Kites slipping through border fence
Dan Watman, with unplugged microphone and Border Patrol watching closely from behind.
Todd Gloria working the crowd after the parklet's ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Parklet pictured prior to the dedication
“There’s a quarter in your ear…no, wait, that’s a government tracking device.”
Emily Gray was hired to restart the music program at Crawford High School.
Trustee Pearl Quiñones was part of a "very bizarre meeting" with Jesus Gandara regarding how ...
Gary Cabello and Jesus Gandara, former superintendent of Sweetwater Union High School, pose with football ...
A company exposed for shady dealings in Chicago is lobbying for work in San Diego.
America’s bad acting poster boys: Bob Filner and Anthony Weiner
Bond underwriter Gary Cabello’s sad face might be due to being indicted by the grand ...
Michael Benge plays trombone with the B-Side Players and is also the associate music director ...
Bonnie Wright, creator of the Fresh Sounds series, says back off to cover bands. She ...
Skidmore’s Sleeping Bear comes with a coloring book and cookies.
Davis knew Freedom “had the potential to become really big.”
In keeping with “the whole pirate-radio aspect,” 91X used this Tijuana-based broadcast station
91X crew of 1987: Oz Medina, Susan DeVincent, Billy Bones, and Wreckless Erik
El Cajon Outage Information
Escondido Boulevard and Valley Parkway light.
Plans for new Encinitas McDonald's
The Cliffs Emergency Response Team
Sign at Tamarack Ave.
La Mesa's Oktoberfest in 2010 - with rides
Oasis of Hope clinic in Playas de Tijuana
Prop newspaper from The 39 Steps
POETiCAL, Not to be Played on the Radio
A few of the scholarship recipients, race day August 18, 2007. Photo from ericsears.com.
Ed Brand before planning commission.
California Pacific Airlines
Life is Beautiful tattoo
The World’s End: Sending one down the hatch before everything goes down the tubes.
From left to right: Jessica Clum, Missy Harper, and Yesenia Godinez
Jason and Elizabeth
Moose horns hang above the corner entrance
Mark the cook
The spice rack has everything
Statues on a hilltop in Brazil moved Pastor April Herron to tears, “and I was ...
Cooler temperatures at the higher elevations in the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park make for good ...
The Bancroft opened in the site of the defunct dive Fannie’s, and the Spring Valley ...
The Town That Dreaded Sundown
Evangelion: 2.22 You Can (Not) Advance
The Raid: Redemption
Curtis and Liz Chism.
Super sludgy Melvins play Casbah's Anti-Monday meet this week.
The Griffin stages Nashville's rootsicana band Truth & Salvage Co. on Sunday.
Rock 'n' soul revivalists Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires will be at Belly Up on ...
SanFran black-metal band Deafheaven will fill the Void Thursday night.
The site Russianwomentruth.com features Jenya’s journey from Siberia to San Diego.
Though Manchester’s divorce isn’t yet final, the U-T has published photos of him with his ...
Evegeniya, alias Geniya, alias Jenya Derzhevina, Doug Manchester’s Russian girlfiend, has appeared on a few ...
Assemblyman Ian Calderon (right), grappling with a FBI investigation of his uncle and roommate; Sen. ...
Hillary Clinton, Irwin and Joan Jacobs
In one of her online profiles, Jenya says she prefers older men.
From the Desert View Tower in Jacumba, one can see a few of the Ocotillo ...
Annoyance with the rotating shadows of distant wind turbine blades prompted Ginger Thompson to cover ...
New blades were recently installed on turbines at the Ocotillo Express Wind Energy Project.
“The sound they produce is driving me crazy,” says Don Bonfiglio.
Earlier this year, one of these 141-foot blades fell off a giant wind turbine at ...
In The 39 Steps, Kelsey Venter and Jesse Abeel turn a Hitchcock classic into a ...
Just add wall-to-wall American TV and, bingo, professional sailing goes mainstream.
Mrs. Kymberli Parker with a star pupil upon etiquette-course completion
Elbows are okay on the table, as long as there’s no food at one’s place.
Don’t judge John Hull’s CD by its S&M-like title.
San Diego staples Dark Globe felt the tug to regroup and play.
Late Night Howler Pablo Dodero no coffee-shop crooner.
Come home to roost — bluesman Stoney B missed the wife and son
Officer Tim Petrachek (photo by Steve Amster)
Suburban rapper K. Flay takes the Griffin stage Wednesday.
The horse facilities are a primary selling point.
How many properties come with their own mile-long runway?
The vote, as it read on the monitor in council chambers
I couldn’t help but believe I was going to be a rock star like Pat ...
Beligan IPA brewed in collaboration with Belching Beaver and debuted at Urge Gastropub.
José feeds the chickens a peach
Maricela Martinez (photos by Irvin Gavidor)
Nice views on the trail.
National City Planning Commission
Plaza Monumental, at the bullring
Pagosa Baking Co.'s lentil salad with goat cheese.
Mousse dessert with crumbled hazelnuts and butterscotch. (Surprisingly light, perfect salt-sugar combo)
Giant rigatoni with sausage in a roasted tomato sauce.
Focaccia Di Recco
Truffle egg toast, minus the truffle
Marijke de Vries, Keyana Simone, and Gabriela Kelly
Gregg and Melody Stoner
Off Adams Avenue
“No man is a hero to his valet.” — Montaigne
Lemur on a lemur sign
Vicki Bowman, Kim Walthall, Lauren Switzer, and Alex Politeo
Thirty-year-old Tyler Wayne Davis fears the debt that attending college would incur.
Nico D’Amico-Barbour admits that “friends and family struggle to understand” his decision to avoid college.
“Maybe 15 percent of our kids have role models at home who support them to ...
Hikers on the the well-marked Torrey Pines Loop Trail can see a rare California native ...
George serves my potato pancetta flatbread.
Jared and Jim ordered up a storm. “This is our go-to place.”
One of the turkeys at City Farmers Nursery.
Why would somebody pre-party with generic vodka before a gym workout?
Deborah Harding Allbritain
Bay Area banjo-rock band the Tumbleweed Wanderers blow into Soda Bar on Tuesday.
Soda Bar sets up slo-fi songsmith Alex Bleeker and his Freaks on Friday.
Bay Area band Terry Malts pours its brand of melodic punk on the Void Thursday ...
Chilean-style sausage vendors dish out the cheese.
Playas de Tijuana–based brewer Carlos Arredondo and his son Valter of Muñeca Prieta Brewing.
Fred Sanchez of CeArMex is helping Baja beers cross north to your neighborhood tap.
Cervecería Calafia’s East Coast–style IPA was among the best beers at the festival.
San Francisco is trying to develop a fund to subsidize large-scale conventions.
The market is so glutted that San Jose has resorted to offering convention space for ...
“Even the industry says how bad the convention and trade-show market is,” says professor of ...
Mitt Romney has put a lot of effort and money into getting his La Jolla ...
Lobbyist Tom Shepard used Home Depot’s money to fight big labor’s “Big Box Ordinance.”
This proposed convention-center expansion is being discussed, despite a global surplus in convention space and ...
Of his debut as an artists’ model, Yoni said, “The first time, I thought I ...
Team Junebug (Keyana Simone holding Junebug, Marijke de Vries hosing the dog, and Gabriela Kelly ...
Agave’s band members had to be separated when they started fighting with each other onstage.
Tijuana cumbia mutants La Diabla channel the dance.
San Diego metal mainstays Cage unlocked.
Thomas: “This ‘closet’ thing I know nothing about.”
Rock doc features interviews with artists of the “next Seattle” era.
Bill Perrine wishes he had gotten out more: “Perhaps...this film is penance.”
Arnold Newman’s image of Marilyn Monroe shows a relaxed, frisky, un-self-conscious girl.
With this 1963 photo of German industrialist Alfried Krupp, a Nazi sympathizer and friend to ...
L.A. alt-rock staples Weezer will play post-races at Del Mar track this Saturday.
The Death of Judy Huscher by Laura McNeal
A Mexican Cartel in San Diego by Laura McNeal
Bacon-maple donut for the win!
Raspberry Old Fashioned
Spicy grilled prawns
Special dessert of the day, chocolate/caramel ridiculousness
Mini beef wellingtons
Mini meatballs with "fried pasta."
Creamy polenta with a generous amount of pancetta
Great Maple Honey Mule
Sign at National City Adult School
Heather Rae Morton (Shyteeth) in her studio.
Southeast corner of University Avenue and Louisiana Street
SDPD Lt. Natalie Stone addresses the board and citizenry
Photo of 2012 Golden Hill Street Fair attendees courtesy of Tommy McAdams
The line outside God's Extended Hand, corner of 16th and Island
Vicente Aldaz Corona (photo courtesy of Surfviviendo)
Vicente and Joshua. (Photo courtesy of Surviviendo)
Vicente and friends (photo courtesy of Surfviviendo)
Baja Malibú (photo courtesy of Damian Dávila)
Villagers welcome the arrival of Mexican federal troops in Michoacán, in May 2013 (image from ...
Grace Francais, Shalholm Love, and Leah Hartnett
Megan Lemmo and Charleigh France
Osvaldo (Eduardo España) gives his mother (Ana Ofelia Murguía) a reason to live in the ...
Golden Hill Street Fair people, 2012 (image from Sezio.org)
The remains of our shower caddies
The opening of La Mezcalera signaled a new era in Tijuana nightlife.
The Spot Barrio Logan is “a hub for artists, designers, and musicians to work together”
The iconic padded walls at the Casbah originally came from an ice cream parlor.
The Daley Double Saloon in Encinitas easily transforms from a mingling bar to a place ...
Cucina Urbana excels at after-dinner drinks and exotic cocktails.
Walk into Seven Grand Whiskey Bar and you’ll think you’ve walked onto a Mad Men ...
At Voz Alta Project, guests rock out among the currently exhibited art pieces.
The pies at Du-par’s — in this case, chocolate — make the Sports Arena eatery ...
2013 Nightlife Issue
Mom-and-pop brewery Mamut offers all its beers at 15 pesos ($1.18)
"The Cedar Fire was the call to arms," says former chief Jeff Bowman.
Rabbi Avram Bogopulski: “If I believe that the Torah, the law, is divine, then I ...
“Fried soft-shell crab plate...Soft-shell crab dusted in flour and flash-fried. One crab, $11, two crabs, ...
Paintings of New Orleans hang on the walls at Bud’s.
Manager Bob explains the nuances of soft-shell crab.
Server Rob wears the message.
Dr. Guadalupe Corona, director of Alliant’s Latino Achievement Initiative, fields questions from National City planning ...
A walk along the Discovery Center’s bayside illustrates the effect high and low tides have ...
The Source Family
The grotto spa
Villa Italco’s swimming area is “a stunning masterpiece that sets a new standard for resort ...
In the Heights
Austin Smith and Mike Tegio
Chicago rock-roll trio the Smith Westerns ride into Casbah Monday night.
Television pop icons the Monkees swing into Humphreys on Sunday.
Lou Barlow's lo-fi trio Sebadoh takes the stage at Casbah on Saturday.
House of Blues has British post-rock five-piece Foals on Thursday night.
NFL Preseason — Week 1
A photo of Chris Kyle, who was killed in February by a troubled ex-Marine, hangs ...
Former SEAL Bill Burbank says of Ventura: “I’d tell him to drop the case.”
The late Chris Kyle, author of American Sniper, had 160 confirmed kills and one unconfirmed ...
Jesse Ventura disputes the claim that he got his ass kicked at McP’s back in ...
“Sure, I got campaign debts, but am I worried? I’m Juan f***ing Vargas. I can ...
Sempra is not picky about the animals it brands.
Coronado’s McP’s Irish Pub & Grill has long been a hangout for former and current ...
Murphy Guyer as Herbert Nirlinger and Angel Desai as Phyllis Nirlinger in the San Diego ...
At Dunton Hot Springs, glamorous camping includes this four-star African safari tent.
Cannon’s San Diego song, “Homegrown,” rewritten for the Friars
Collins: “Courtney [Love] is one of the most powerful women I’ve ever met.”
Former SD DJ Collins subject of rock doc The Glamour and the Squalor
Purple Church drummer Prince (second from left) found dead — cause unknown at press time.
Psych-pop ruler King Tuff will grace the stage at Soda Bar Tuesday night.
New Oceanside Ale Works brewer Jake Whyte
Construction site of newest Tijuana Walmart (image from El Sol de Tijuana)
Simpsons lunch box and Skip Hop Zoo Lunchie Bee
At least three police cars showed up to investigate the alleged burning of district documents.
Tijuana mayor Carlos Bustamante says, “There will not be street vendors in this historical district.” ...
Looking out on the medieval town and surrounding valley.
Playas de Tijuana
Protesters in Mexicali (El Mexicano image)
Ken Leighton 12:03 p.m., Jan. 24
Jeff Smith 9:05 a.m., Jan. 24
Don Bauder 8:30 a.m., Jan. 24
Robert Bush 5 p.m., Jan. 23
Gloria Ciprian 3:30 p.m., Jan. 23
Various Authors 2:01 p.m., Jan. 23
Garrett Harris 1:12 p.m., Jan. 23
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