Captain Matthew Sherman donated land and money for the first Sherman Elementary School, built in ...
David Alvarez (left) at Veterans Plaza
Alioto, dancing at the 2010 Southwestern fundraising gala
Flip Boerman, the Pine Valley businessman who let the deadly secret slip.
Flaggs' original lineup
H. Clark Adams
Chula Vista councilwoman Mary Salas
San Diego County Superannuated Supervisor Dianne Jacob stresses the need for senior services at this ...
Kevin Faulconer and Jennifer Tierney
View from Cowles Mountain peak at sunset
Image of sidewalk taken from lawsuit exhibit
(still from trailer promoting book)
Allied Gardens Little League volunteers (Pete Famolaro, far right)
Get a Horse: Look back in wonder — and also dismay.
David Alvarez and Kevin Faulconer
Kate Sessions Park
(image from wiki.blucigs.com)
Folk-rock singer-songer Kevin Morby (Woods, the Babies) takes the stage at Soda Saturday in a ...
Mighty Manfred and the Magnificent will sate your retro jones at Til-Two Friday night.
Rust-belt punks the Menzingers play Ché Café on Thursday.
The roots-rocking sock-hopping Blasters go off at Soda Bar Thursday night.
New Detroit export Hounds Below will headline alt-rock sets at Soda Bar Monday night.
Chamber-pop big band Mother Falcon perches at Soda Bar for a month of Tuesdays.
After the big game: Soda Bar stages New York noise-rock duo Japanther.
Teachers and supporters protest walk before January 23 meeting
Local legislators like listening to larcenous lobbyists lobbying...provided they pay $3000 and keep it pithy.
Roger Hedgecock’s employer bemoans the pirating of NFL broadcasts. His son Christopher teaches us how ...
Southwestern view from the U.S. side
Front of the new building from the Mexico side
View of border station from the U.S. side
Men on a crane installing windows
Pedestrian traffic in Mexico waiting to cross the border
Shows the old 1930s structure with the new building barely visible in the background. The ...
Construction crew assembles light towers with tension struts to support columns
Three towers studded with flood lights could illuminate several ballparks.
Prosecutor Teresa Pham has added up multiple charges against Roberto Lazaro Dimas
Tony Elgindy exposed Jordan Belfort’s scams but ended up afoul of the law for market ...
Gary Weiss wrote a series of stories in the 1990s exposing the practices of stock-market ...
Martin Scorsese directed The Wolf of Wall Street.
In 50 years of covering financial fraud, I have found few people as repugnant as ...
On the wall, a giant red octopus has wrapped his tentacles around a beer barrel. ...
The hot beer with cinnamon stick was the “First real new thing” Ed had done ...
Fellow dinner Paul tried the bierwurst.
Fathom serves Ed Bedford’s favorite soup every day.
Buddy Banter’s genesis, as the name suggests, was a couple of buddies on a couch ...
The trails leads in and out of riparian forests hugging Santa Ysabel creek and its ...
Paths, bridges, and staircases wind through the gardens and terraces of the property’s hillside yard.
The Japanese tea room–themed meditation room occupies an outbuilding on the lower half of the ...
Gingered Soba Noodles with Watermelon Radish, Broccoli & Cabbage
Mixed Berry & Coconut Coffee Cake
Raw Chocolate and Raspberry Cake
Coconut red lentil soup
The San Diego Ladies Vegan Cooking Club celebrates their first anniversary.
“The 20s and 30s vegan guys?” says Nichole Dinato, “They’re like catnip to all of ...
Chef Katie Gluck conducts her vegan cooking classes at the Wine Vault & Bistro on ...
Shocks play non-Rasta ska because “that’s somebody’s god.”
Strange as they wanna be, Marcelo and “Bugs” made a record.
American banda Estrella de Pacifico sings some songs about Mexican thug life — with that ...
A couple of ex–Point Loma High teachers find a book in a bottle of wine.
Jo Anne Glover, Amanda Sitton, Jordan Miller, Greg Watanabe
Samantha Wynn Greenstone
What $13.93 buys
William Lansdowne and Bonnie Dumanis
Charles LiMandri (from consciencedefense.org)
Marc Carlos and Paul Pfingst in the South Bay Courthouse on January 24
Only the state Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control stands in the way of the new ...
Photo of David Alvarez used in recent Lincoln Club flyer
Protesters outside Helen Hunt Jackson Elementary School (Murrieta mayor pro tem Harry Ramos in the ...
Natividad Lara Cervantes
Nanette Johnston and Eric Anthony Naposki
Under the Crystal Pier, Pacific Beach
Site as it exists today
Google Maps image of site
Architect's rendering of finished project
Above the refrigerated cases
Outside of original real-life firehouse. Till recently it was the Firehouse Bar & Grill
(image from website of Canadian embassy in Mexico City
View of Mission Valley from the Junípero Serra Museum courtyard
La Jolla Cove
From Symbolic's home page
Above the refrigerated cases (photos by Irvin Gavidor)
SDPD police chief William Lansdowne
Prosecutor Susan Gust
Judge Harry Elias, officer Robert Craig
Nestled in the romantic confines of East Rutherford, New Jersey, is the $1.6 billion MetLife ...
Port chairwoman Ann Moore and other port staffers received free events to gala events at ...
Juan Vargas staffer Aaron Allen met with Israeli TV news anchor Nadav Perry. Why? Because ...
The Invisible Woman: Apparently, Victorian beachwear left a great deal to the imagination.
Waterfall on the way to Debre Lebanos.
Thursday, January 23: 25 Years of the Casbah with Tim Mays
A good deal then, a good deal now.
Raymundo served Bedford’s pork chops and poached eggs.
The old station clock on the wall is battered but still keeps time.
Nelson’s the kind of place sketchy liaisons might rendezvous at midnight.
Mayoral candidates David Alvarez and Kevin Faulconer
Jazz-pop big band Pink Martini tickles noses and toeses at the Balboa Theatre on Wednesday.
Get your RDA of punk-ass bluegrass by Old Man Markley at Casbah Sunday night.
Take a bow.
Kyoto noiseniks Ultra Bide provide this year's garage-punk DNA at Til-Two on Friday.
Psych-pop Atlanta band Of Montreal plays the all-ages Irenic on Saturday.
Hardcore quartet OFF! takes the stage at Casbah on Wednesday night.
SanFran psych-rock band Wooden Shjips bring it Back to Land at Soda Bar Saturday night.
Map of Lake Ramona via Lake Poway
Start at Lake Poway, end up at Lake Ramona. In between, enjoy chaparral oak woodland ...
Greg Laswell was going to be an astronaut?
Chef Katie Grebow of Cafe Chloe — away from the stove and onto the stage.
Joseph Waters: “Wait a minute...this isn’t a pool. It’s an underwater recording studio.”
This sparkling bar, the Griffin, is up for sale — again. What gives?
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Architectural rendering of One Paseo's buildings along "Main Street"
Josué Josué freestyles over ruidosón jedi Siete Catorce.
Dorian Santos digs into the dark side.
Architectural rendering of One Paseo's buildings along Main Street
Tony Gallardo II, the prophet of ruidosón.
Siete Catorce dials in the doom.
Dark rhythms, light people
Lennar and Marsch partnered to develop the Bridges luxury golf community in the 1990s.
...and fraudster-turned-pastor Barry Minkow. Marsch filed bankruptcy. Minkow went back to prison.
A Florida judge awarded a billion dollars in damages to builder Lennar Corporation in a ...
Socialite Patricia Marsch says her chief dislike is dishonesty, which makes one wonder what she ...
Thomas Larson didn’t want to leave in the middle of the writing class he was ...
Scottish triathlete Lesley Paterson wondered if “this big guy who’s all muscle-y” would respect her.
Juan Carlos Izpisúa Belmonte
Section of closed trail (surrounded by temporary orange fencing)
MQ-1 Predator drone
San Diego's Worst Floods By Jeff Smith. Available through: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Apple, and ...
Plaza de Panama, Balboa Park
Weight of the Sun
View of downtown skyline from bay
Downtown San Diego
Louis Perez, Terry Zimmerman, Dorothy Maraglino, Sloan Ostbye, Jessica Lopez
Palomar Medical Center, Escondido
San Diego Natural History Museum shows off its new fossil.
Fifth and Broadway, downtown
La Mesa city manager David Witt and councilmembers Art Madrid and Kristine Alessio
Anything Goes at Welk Resort Theater
Artist's rendition of bottom floors of the Fairmont hotel (image from hotelchatter.com)
"North Park Trappin'" has raised over 500,000 for the BMS Legal Defense Fund.
Recent construction at Belmont Park
BUMP, a new dance party hosted by Moonshake resident Bob Dazzla.
U-T reporters seem to have an all-hours hotline to city attorney Jan Goldsmith.
U.S. Marshals at the door
Court and field at Silver Wing Recreation Center
American pit bull terrier puppy and a chihuahua
Scenes from the mayoral candidate's recent outreach to San Diego's minority communities. Clockwise from upper ...
Katherine Ragazzino (in tank top); Gloria Allred (left)
David Alvarez, Kevin Faulconer
Pop-punk Canada band Jelly Boyz ooze into Ché Café on Sunday.
Dubby back-alley cats Mr. Tube & the Flying Objects take the Casbah stage on Wednesday.
Smoke-doom trio Weedeater mows down Soda Bar Monday night.
Concrete Blonde Johnette Napolitano visits the Griffin Friday night.
Punk'd indie hits Parquet Courts play Ché Café on Saturday, Pappy & Harriet's on Sunday.
Electro-pop trio Crooks on Tape steal into Soda Bar Thursday night.
(image from Vector's home page)
Area punk: "It was the only way to honor its legacy. Now The Man cannot ...
Deborah Gilmour Smyth: “I knew I wanted to do that role someday. It was one ...
The Great Beauty: The world is too much with us, but what else is there?
Bela Lugosi as Dracula
Protesters along Sea World Drive
The cost of a haircut… despite differences on drones and pot, Linden Blue has given ...
Scripps Howard News Service is out, DeCode DC (started by NPR reporter Andrea Seabrook) is ...
“It’s upsetting,” says AmeriVape co-owner Erik Hutchinson. “As a society trying to push a more ...
Though they lack the toxins and carcinogens of tobacco smoke, electronic cigarettes must clear an ...
The League of Gentlemen
Prince of Darkness
Miguelito’s Rye Manhattan
(image from Centurmex.com)
Keith Merkel, a biological consultant hired by the city, says, “The thing about people is ...
Drew Downs (left) and Richard Walker swim daily at dawn in La Jolla Cove. They ...
This sign posted at the new gate to the previously fenced-off bluffs above the Cove ...
Mark Dibella, managing director of La Valencia.
Sea lions sometimes try to discourage swimmers from entering the Cove waters.
Until the Cedar Fire, some of the biggest trees in the Cuyamacas grew around Middle ...
Sunday, January 19: Tri-City Medical Center Carlsbad Marathon
Bourbon drink in the making at Town Branch.
Parquet Courts intends to dial down the tokes — er, jokes in 2014.
Taz Taylor’s heavy-metal act goes all instrumental on this year’s Deja Voodoo.
Juilliard-trained David Garrett modeled for pin money.
With Bull’s serving right next door, Brick says the shows go on.
Il Duomo in this mural of Florence reminded Bedford of the new Downtown Library.
Jessica lured Ed Bedford in for breakfast delights.
Authentic? No, but Bedford found Osteria Panevino's breakfast pizza to be a tasty bargain.
As a budding musician growing up in Bay Park, Ratt’s Stephen Pearcy pointed at the ...
Artist's rendering of proposed casino
The finish line of the protest at Mission Trails Regional Park
Reader ebook available on: The Answer Man 25 years of facts ... mostly by Matthew ...
The Groove Kitties
Sequoia National Park's General Sherman.
Italian restaurant in Vista California strip mall, reportedly where a victim shot at robbers.
Tourmaline Surfing Park by Chris Brake
Tourmaline Surfing Park by Chris Brake Photography
Broken Hill Trail at Torrey Pines State Reserve by Alex Baltov
Sunset Cliffs by Evgeny Yorobe
Petco Park by Aldryn Estacio
Ft. Rosecrans National Cemetery by Dwayne Andrejczuk
Moonlight Beach, Encinitas by Jim Grant
Scott Peters, Ron Barber
Scott Peters, Carl DeMaio
My crostini Florentina
Sandwich board outside
Neon sign outside
The film's primary antagonists, Black and White, a pair of terrorist brothers who see the ...
Asid, a boy whose parents are killed when Ronnie's first tactical strike goes awry. At ...
Ronnie, the hero of Drones, was named after "the great President Ronald Reagan." Ronnie is ...
The film's prequel, Planes, eventually earned over four times its production budget, but experts warn ...
Freeway exit panhandlers Ian and Randall were threatened by the two men across the street.
Coastal Commission caravan
Intersection of Meade Avenue and Texas Street
Perimeter of University Heights along dotted line
Reverse osmosis support beam being lowered into place
John Wilson leaving South Bay courthouse April 12, 2013
Hard Rock Cafe
Escondido Country Club Homeowners Organization protest sign
Windansea by Brian Connolly
Sunrise in Temecula by Jed Link
South Mission Beach by David Mulvaney
Scripps Pier by Bob Worthington
Our very own San Diego Chargers by Chris Brake
OB Pier in January by Jim Grant
Mission Bay from the skies by Leetal Elmaleh
The view from Laurel Street Bridge by Jarred Davidson
La Jolla Caves by Aaron Goulding
La Jolla by Parker Repp Photography
La Jolla by Eddie Yerkish
Hotel Del at Sunrise by Gigante Imagery
Dog Beach by Jarred Davidson
Crescent Moon by Alex Baltov
The Coronado Bridge by San Diego Business Photography
Christmas in Cardiff by Jim Grant
Brendan Canty's (Fugazi) '70s-style shag-rock act Deathfix checks into Casbah Monday and Tuesday.
Folk-rolk five-piece the Lonely Wild plays a month of Tuesdays at Soda Bar.
Bubblegum punks the Dickies swing into Soda Bar Saturday night.
Alt-rock quartet No Knife regroups and returns to the Casbah this week.
San Diego Convention Center
Her: What is a person, really?
Organic tomatoes await purchase at the Tom King Farms stand at Little Italy’s farmers’ market.
“‘Organic’ is a legal term, and you can’t use it unless you are certified,” says ...
The Rodriguez family switched to organic farming when their patriarch Joe (farthest back) grew sick ...
“We do no advertising,” says Mary Page. “People found us by following the signs, which ...
Arrogant Bastard and Nunu’s basic burger.
Folks around the bar.
Father Robert Pipta
A view of the imposing face of Corte Madera Mountain is impressive.
Friday, January 10: Winter Festival in Poway.
Kohler jet tub in master bedroom.
Double doors provide entry from the street.
This is going to be a problem for the NFL.
A Great Escape Edouard Izac's escape from a World War I German P.O.W. camp by ...
Why is city official Scott Chadwick arguing for a broader definition of domestic violence?
New Obama appellate appointee John Owens has been short on specifics when discussing his judicial ...
It’s all smiles when folks try the shackles at a U.S. Marshals public event, but ...
A U.S. Marshals official shows a girl how restraining cuffs work. Local defense attorneys aren’t ...
I pull up next to a mud hut. She climbs out, walks away without a ...
SanFran garage-pop band Cool Ghouls materializes at Tower Bar Friday night.
Soda Bar serves indie-pop Denver duo Tennis on Sunday night.
Happiness is...a strong economy.
Family Wagon becomes Brothers Weiss, releases debut EP this week.
Steam Powered Giraffe’s got a record and a comic book coming out this month.
One-man jam band Doug Allen taking his talents to Hollywood.
Roots reggae radioman Ras Charles loses student studio and show.
Anonymous newsroom sources say that layoffs could be concentrated in advertising and U-T TV
Chhatrala Group's home page
(photo from El Sol De Tijuana)
Ken Aranda, brother of Summer McStay, surrounded by TV news cameras
Corner of Florida and Bob Wilson drives
Thar Desert camping.
Julie Harper, Paul Pfingst
Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility
Old Man Wizard
Surveillance photo of suspect
Frederick Hengl (foreground)
(image from El Mexicano)
Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati
Ted Cruz, James Bridenstine, Marlin Stutzman
Chicago Transit Authority bus (photo by Kelly Martin)
Officer Robert Sarracino testified against Vuong
All Things La Jolla. Famous Landmarks, History, Events, Neighborhood Walks and More Available from:
John Moores, Charles Noell
Various Authors 1 p.m., Aug. 28
Robert Bush noon, Aug. 28
Daniel Powell 9:40 a.m., Aug. 28
Garrett Harris 4 p.m., Aug. 27
Walter Mencken 2:08 p.m., Aug. 27
Ian Anderson 11 a.m., Aug. 27
Various Authors 10:03 a.m., Aug. 27
© 2016 San Diego Reader. All rights reserved. No part of this site may be reproduced without our written permission.
Each newsletter subscription means another chance to win!