Liz Swain 4:24 p.m., May 24
Stories by Siobhan Braun
Ladies in lockup
You meet some of the best people in prison.
Del Mar City Council delays permitting of food trucks within city limits.
Bunny, bunny, bunny...
San Diego realtors have made do during years of a depressed market. They are optimistic in 2013.
Adorable when I dress up
Wardrobe malfunctions of the very stareable.
A Ramona raptor hotspot attracts a pair of bald eagles.
He looked good onscreen
“I never thought I would actually meet someone I’d want to marry from one of these sites.”
Glad to be gone.
"The only good thing that America brought me was my son. I want to stay here in Mexico."
Cage-fightin’ rock stars.
Most mixed martial arts fighters don’t worry about brain damage.
Men are still from Mars.
The girls kill them with kindness... Interviews with young ladies who frequent San Diego nightclubs.
The bullets flew.
Victims talk of crimes visited upon them.
City Farmers proprietor Bill Tall didn’t want to do anything other than raise and nurture plants and animals within San Diego’s city limits. So he did, and has done, for 40 years so far.
Farmers regulate the markets in San Bernardino. In San Diego it's a free-for-all.
An interview with “the Duke of Jacumba,” Dave Landman, in the dining room at his DeAnza Springs Nudist Resort. Not a stretch to say he owns Jacumba.
What would Jesus bet?
Nate is unassuming. He has brown hair and an average build. He wears khakis and collared three-button shirts. He isn’t flashy. He makes Christian jokes. For instance: “We should just have barcodes tattooed on our ...
When Tom (not his real name) decided to enlist with the United States Marine Corps in 2008, he had been renting a bedroom in his older sister’s El Cajon home for over a year. His ...
For my birthday, my husband bought me a house. I like to mention this nonchalantly to strangers because I think it makes us sound like the type of people who might own a yacht or ...
Yeeee-haw, buckaroos! Time to head for Lakeside.
If you drive north on State Route 67 until it becomes a two-lane road at Mapleview Street, you'll see the Lakeside Rodeo marquee to your right. It’s just past the Rodeo Round-Up truck dealership and ...
It's Just Past 3am on a Saturday
It’s just past 3 a.m. on a Saturday night. Edward sits handcuffed in the back of an El Cajon police holding van. He watches through a smeared window while his black Ford Focus is hitched ...
Your Dad Has Lost His Mind
Last November Conrad, my father-in-law, sent me an email, a long one, stating that he was in love. Considering that his studio apartment was situated in Point Loma, a short 15-minute drive from our home, ...