Haz-mat crews and the DEA were at the Heritage Inn all afternoon on January 30.
The Anping Fort's Observation Tower.
At the January 28 board meeting, members of the public placed tape over their mouths ...
Confiscated January 7 at a Border Patrol checkpoint
Hard Rock Hotel
Walken and Pacino rage against the dying of the light (by shooting at it)
Standing room only at the January 28 board meeting
I traveled 1.5 million miles with it. But I had almost no photographs of the ...
Former Golden Hill Post Office (Photo by Irvin Gavidor)
San Diego: A Comprehensive Plan.
SDSU President Thomas Day’s Pink Slip.
Rancho Guajome Santo.
Kumeyaay Rattlesnake Basket.
Meyer Medal for Kate Sessions.
Heaven’s Gate Purple Shroud.
National League Championship, Game 4 Ticket, 1984.
Squid Tuna Hook.
Justin Pearson’s Acrylic Bass.
Burned Tennis Shoes, Cedar Fire.
First Comic-Con Logo, 1970.
Charles Lindbergh’s Flight Suit.
“El Jupiter,” Presidio Cannon.
Bob Simmons Surfboard.
Chinese Laundry Ticket Pad.
“Rhythm of the Rain,” the Cascades.
Bomb Shelter Pills.
Wyatt Earp Promissory Note.
British rockers the Who celebrate 40 years of Quadrophenia and more at the Valley View ...
Local indie hits Pinback will wrap their recent tour at House of Blues on Friday
Atlanta band Nashville Pussy will bring their brand of "sleaze-rock" to Casbah Thursday night.
At Sweetwater’s December board meeting, member Rick Knott presented a troubling financial picture of the ...
Long before the Seau suicide, the NFL denied the game causes long-term brain injuries while ...
Denise Moreno Ducheny
Councilmembers Tony Young and Marti Emerald gave away thousands of dollars’ worth of the Holiday ...
Superintendent Ed Brand received a no-confidence vote from a school-bond board.
Former governor Schwarzenegger displays admirable gun control in his new violent thriller.
There does not exist, anywhere in the universe, a lucky penny for Niners second-stringer Alex ...
Interstate 5 “Up through Camp Pendleton is kind of fun. It’s scenic.”
Built in 1937, the Sun Beauty was originally called the White Eagle.
Goth-pop songstress Chelsea Wolfe will visit the Loft next Wednesday night.
Want to know Savannah’s secrets? They tend to “slip out” onstage.
Songsmith Joel P. West will take the stage for a Q&A at PLNU.
Psych-rocking Pilots landed at the Desert Daze roadside fest last year.
It’s a movie, it’s a record, and it’s chock full of San Diego scenesters.
Leave your good shirt in the hamper.
Wild turkeys roam William Heise County Park
Looking toward North Peak from Glen’s View on the Desert View Trail
These four spicy tuna rolls, plus four “crunchy rolls” and four California rolls — $6.99
Chef Arturo works Mexican influences into Japanese cuisine. “More jalapeño and lime, less wasabi.”
(Image from El Mexicano)
Alina Anaya and Dustin Awesome
Corporal Cory Winter and Laura Crump
Jessica and Brad McCaw
In love cat.
Can't wait to get out and explore cat.
Getting ready for the next party cats.
Nice watch cat.
I do look a lot like a rug don't I cat.
Love this sweater cat.
Sweetwater superintendent Ed Brand will propose changing board meeting hours to mid-afternoon.
The National Park Service operates a free shuttle to historic FDR sites in Hyde Park.
Mural in the artsy town of Beacon, NY.
They're really good by the way
Ladies of Latitude
Heavy hitters from the Brewers Guild and Latitude 33
This girl said she wanted to be in the Reader. Despite her boyfriend's poor beer ...
Belly Up Beer Festival
Ironfire Brewing's selection
Spring House, in La Mesa's Collier Park
(image from video shot by the author)
(image from video shot by the author
O.B. house party
From inside the Instruments of Torture exhibit at the Museum of Man in Balboa Park
U.S. Naval Air Facility Del Mar in the '40s
Bad things happen when the hunger for justice gets mixed up with the hunger for ...
Mayor Bob Filner
Jeremiah’s Vista home, where the shooting took place
This blogger has become an advocate for old-fashioned, non-electronic communication.
Phillip Esquire Miller, the defendant who denies being the stoned shooter
The concrete-paved Visitor Center Trail allows wheelchair-bound visitors to roll three quarters of a mile ...
For over 35 years, the old rodeo sign was a Lakeside landmark.
Freaky folkies Akron/Family visit the Loft at UCSD Wednesday night.
Songsmith Ken Stringfellow (Posies, REM, Big Star) plays Soda Bar Sunday night.
L.A. "power duo" El Ten Eleven lands at the Loft on Saturday.
From NYC, post-core quartet Quicksand hits House of Blues on their first tour in 15 ...
Soul, yes, breastfeeding, no — restaurant Felix Berry asked a nursing mother to cover up ...
When not engaging in shady financial schemes, Elizabeth Coldicutt makes documentaries about Mary Pickford.
Mayor Filner grins with San Diego’s unwed “first lady,” Bronwyn Ingram
I’m not so much interested in theology and doctrine as I am in truly sharing ...
“I looked at him and said, ‘Felix, you don’t want to do this,’” says Jamie ...
Pumpkin curry and tom yum soup. The latter was so spicy that sweat broke out ...
“We want people coming for the vegan food first,” says owner Patty, “before they come ...
In New Mexico's Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, thousands of birds take flight at ...
Snow geese on the Rio Grande.
The floral murals on the walls make the plumeria seem bigger.
Famous silent-film star and movie pioneer Mary Pickford.
In Pygmalion, Henry and Eliza have a bond, ambiguous as all get-out, but a bond ...
What’s left in sporting news? There’s All-American linebacker Manti T’eo and his fake girlfriend...
Fishermen on the Lone Wolf during the albacore frenzy
Anti-folkies Adam Green & Binki Shapiro take the stage at the Griffin in Bay Park.
Jon Goodhue says there are always Metallica fans in the room.
Country Rockin’ Rebels run “a totally ‘green’ studio.”
Flowerthief Christian Motos has McCartney-sized ambitions.
Brothers Gow bucked the trend and moved the group to San Diego.
Deborah Cooney is convinced electric meters made her sick and destroyed her music business.
Sampling of sweets from the market.
Brian "Fluff" Lee shows spectators and enemies strategies they've never seen before.
Brian "Fluff" Lee shows spectators and enemies they've never seen before.
Sweetwater U flyer
Conquering the mountain at last (sans skis).
Just another sign that bad things happen on the snow.
The author with a group of Buddhist novice monks.
(image from Wikipedia)
Outside the Black Bull bar
A Harbor Police officer helps a rescuer dry off on January 13
The Rabbi’s Cat is so gorgeously rendered, unbelievers shouldn’t mind listening to all the God ...
Jimmy Delgado (left) has a word with Alex Anguiano on January 7
Jimmy Delgado (left) has a word with Alex Anguiano
“I have a special place in my heart for orangutans.”
Big pots full of veggies make Chef Mark Sun smile.
Joy Thomas, Ashley Lunn, Heather Goodmanson, Lionel Silva
Lower Sunset Trail on Mount Laguna passes through vast meadows and deep pine forests and ...
Steve Pearce aims to ramp up his band activity.
Lake at Corte Madera Dam
My dining neighbor ate a pizza topped with tongue.
One of the great pizza experiences in my life — a snail pie in Tijuana.
Winemaker Ismael and restaurateur Armando like to talk about the Baja-Med food movement.
Barkeeps pull a couple of pints of Baja-brewed beer.
Wovenhand will deliver the American gothic rock of this year's Laughing Stalk to Soda Bar ...
The Griffin stages Chicago indietronica act Gemini Club on Sunday.
Tower Bar delivers powerhouse soul ensemble the Magnificent on Saturday.
Folk-pop five-piece He's My Brother Shes My Sister takes the stage at Casbah Thursday night.
Brittany Dushkin, whose car was at the center of the case, was charged and then ...
Deputy district attorney Geoff Allard argued the case against Spatcher in North County Superior Court.
Congressman Scott Peters is entangled in a sticky campaign finance web of his own spinning.
U.S. attorney Laura Duffy, though an Obama appointee, backed DeMaio over Filner in the mayoral ...
Prosecutors say Gregory Leon Spatcher kidnapped a man at knifepoint, then extorted $1000 and a ...
One of Daniel Sigmon’s favorite drives takes him across the new Torrey Pines bridge.
Jim and John Harbaugh could possibly face each other on the biggest entertainment stage in ...
English electronic-rock trio Muse bring this week's big gig to Valley View Casinorena on Monday.
Country-blues duo Tilt find inspiration for Howlin’ in a Cherokee tale.
Leucadia’s Calypso Cafe — a homey dinner club no more
Ravemeister Rotella said to be a suitor of the prime downtown locale
When the legal dust settles, the pixie dust could fly...
Lake Morena from 1500 feet
Parque del Retiro
Have carts helped to curtail loitering at Glasshouse Square Shopping Center?
Pearl Quiñones and her lawyer
(image from sandiego.gov/police)
Caviar spherification (the way it's supposed to look)
Sodium Alginate on the scale
At the summit: a view of Eastern Europe's Carpathian Range stretching toward the horizon.
(Image from Frontera)
Gangster Squad — not so much hardboiled as boilerplate
Harold Hart Crane
This blogger really wanted to share drinks and pillow talk with Lindsay Lohan.
Shannon and Marina....
SDG&E crews sent to repair the cables found too much damage to patch safely.
SDG&E crews sent to repair the cables found too much damaged to patch safely.
SDG&E crews sent to repair the damaged cables found too much damaged to patch safely.
The Rich Hands bring their brand of retro Texas twang to Eleven Wednesday night.
Hard-core troubadour Steve Earle plays Belly Up on Sunday.
Casbah stages local roots-rock outfit the Howls Saturday night.
Borderland goth-pop band Dancing Strangers get Lost in Lust at Tin Can Ale House Thursday ...
Bob Filner and Buzz Woolley
Among the important services provided to the public by E.W. Scripps Company’s KGTV were stories ...
License to Kill
A female bald eagle sits on her eggs for 42 days while her mate hunts ...
From Russia with Love
Bald eagles built this nest, four feet in diameter, in a eucalyptus tree on the ...
The majority of H-1B visas are held by foreign technology workers and engineers working in ...
A fine vintage-to-be in Carmel.
1940s tuna boat. Photo from the American Tuna Boat Association, Zolezzi Photographic Collection, MMSD
In case you’re reading, Jason Statham, rapper Joseph Sardina (also known as Li’l Joe, or ...
Loud-ass Los Angelinos Nightmare Air will take the stage at the Griffin for a trio ...
Choose from about 20 rotating taps, six-packs, sake, wine, soju... agave wine, and local, organic ...
Looking out to Tecate from the Ruta del Vino
Chris Groove spinning for the tenacious few
Irma makes the best paninis in the world (or at least Tecate)
CPA and retired zookeeper, Emilio
Former inhabitants of Emilio’s zoo
Z and a rare specimen from the zoo
Caravaggio’s The Denial of St. Peter, 1610
St. Francis of Assisi in Ecstasy, by Caravaggio, who possessed acute instincts for how the ...
Three Kings cakes, "filled with baby kisses”
Luis García says he "grew up on a bakery table."
Photo by Tony de Garate
La Mesa’s Lake Murray offers a great place to take a walk amid chaparral and ...
Co-pastor Zane Johnson, at the podium, says, “The second I became a Christian, I knew ...
Live Life sign
Megan, faking surprise in the streetside comfy chairs
Judy brings my sausages
Sausages and coffee
Passing a medieval manhole cover...
Anthology co-owners Marsha and Howard Berkson
Crews were still working to repair the main at 8:30 p.m.
Jorge Silva Murray, 21, was hospitalized under police custody. (Image from Frontera)
Artist's rendition of future plans for VA Medical Center
Artist's rendition of future parking plans for VA Medical Center
Jorge Silva Murray, 21, was hospitalized under police custody.
Colonial charm of the Old City.
File photo of Tijuana River pollution from wildcoast.net
Image of Tijuana River pollution from wildcoast.net
David, posing for the camera at a holiday party
Pastries by Grace
SD Press Club Holiday Mixer
In many ways, Kate O. Sessions Memorial Park, situated in the hills bordering Pacific Beach ...
From right, owner Kealani, server Adrian, and Kealani’s daughter Kelia, who “swings her butt as ...
“Daily Special: Pork Adobo $6.50.”
Work practices at the cozy and popular Yellow Deli are the subject of a four-year ...
Walking through the front gates of the Yellow Deli in Vista, you hear gentle hymns ...
A plethora of YouTube clips of the movie were not enough to help this English ...
Will Mayor Filner follow the example of his fellow politicians and pad his income by ...
Oceanside gang member Luciano Velasquez’s tattoos were used to identify him as the shooter in ...
Many wonder whether a new board is enough to save the scandal-plagued watchdog group.
Suzy Favor-Hamilton, one-time track star, now the third-most popular prostitute in Las Vegas
Lizzie Wann once opened for Jewel at San Diego State’s Open Air Theatre.
High schoolers Big Bad Buffalo pricked up some ears in 2012.
Golden Beaches will bring out the Beach Blanket Bingo in you.
Soulful troubadour Flick says Sub Rosa is his “best work to date.”
SD Music TV is Joseph Stevens’s one-man operation that eschews ego, money: “I wanted it ...
Bob McPhail 12:30 p.m., April 26
Walter Mencken 11:22 a.m., April 26
Robert Bush 9 a.m., April 26
Don Bauder 8:30 a.m., April 26
Don Bauder 4:30 p.m., April 25
Garrett Harris noon, April 25
Scott Marks 9 a.m., April 25
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