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San Diego's worst white collar crime these days"Such was the Hills’ claim. It stood unchallenged until a few wily employees from Walt Disney, whose logos are used on clothing sold by Forever 21, spotted apparel with depictions of Simba and Mulan in new condition for sale at discount clothing stores and flea markets." Oh God forbid Disney protect their logo and commit ...Ponzi
May 9, 7:41 p.m.
SCTV: the Rick Moranis yearsI was unaware that SCTV's Bob & Doug segments were a response to a call for distinctly Canadian content, that explains why those bits always seemed edited in from a different (and far less funny) show. Since the Strange Brew movie is unwatchable, all anyone ever needs to know or hear about Bob & Doug ...Jay Allen Sanford
May 7, 8:09 p.m.
Where the Faulconer governor money is coming fromRegardless of where you fall politically (center, right, left) Newsom needs to be recalled. He's a failed leader, and lacks the competency (and intellect) to run the state. He was the youngest (and worst) mayor of SF, and he's the worst governor of California. He's gotten where he has for the same reason as JFK. ...Socks3742
May 6, 11:23 a.m.
Where the Faulconer governor money is coming fromI am curious to know how this Recall ballot will work. There's a Yes or No vote in favor of or opposed to Recall. Then there's a list of wannabe candidates from which voters are to select one name? Will Gavin Newsom's name be among the wannabes?? (I had thought not, because he is not ...monaghan
May 5, 11:21 p.m.
Where the Faulconer governor money is coming fromKevin Faulconer is polling at 3% in a three-way tie. Caitlyn Jenner polled twice as much. Squinting Faulconer needs to throw in the towels He was not a good mayor, he is not ever going to be governor. What an egotist to think that California would buy into him when most of San Diegan's think ...Ponzi
May 5, 11:05 p.m.
Columbine and Pepper streets get serious patchWhile I am happy for the fellow citizens of City Heights (Where I lived for 24 years), I have to comment on my own neighborhood street of Scripps Trail specifically from Timberlake to La Vita Ct. For at least the last 10-15 years I have observed many of the other streets in Scripps Ranch get ...bcoldpro
May 5, 9:42 p.m.
Chandelier Lounge brings something unique to JamulUpon first glance at the headline, I thought that somehow Ian had done a review of the eatery in that monstrosity casino in Jamul. This place seems most out-of-character with the rough and ready image of Jamul and all points east on Hwy 94. Sounds wonderful, enough to entice me from No County to E ...Visduh
May 5, 3:52 p.m.
Oceanside grandma comes home from San Felipe, gets beat up and torturedThere was a bail review for Dion Kavis Knight today, May 5, 2021. The defense attorney said the judge should release Knight on his own recognizance, and Knight can live with his brother in Los Angeles, and Knight looks forward to a jury publicly proclaiming his innocence. The defense attorney also quoted from the CDC, ...Eva Knott
May 5, 2:36 p.m.
Columbine and Pepper streets get serious patchThe city of SD has some third-world streets that just never are repaired. And that claim that streets north of I-8 are not allowed to deteriorate is laughable; I drove on Clairemont Mesa Blvd between 163 and I-805 recently, and it was so rough and rutted that I marveled that cars were not being broken ...Visduh
May 5, 8:12 a.m.
A father's blood in Rancho Santa FeAnother hearing this morning, sometime after 9 am, on Wednesday May 5, 2021. You can only hear LIVE, it is not saved. Use the same directions, click on same links, scroll down to find Central Department 102, and click on that line. The defendant is acting as his own attorney in San Diego County Superior ...Eva Knott
May 5, 7:14 a.m.
Sara Jacobs extends House District 53's foreign junketingAside from all the details of the junket and the destination, has anyone else made note of the fact that this billionairess congresswoman is just that, a billionairess? She's probably the richest woman in the House, uh, well, Nancy Pelosi may have an edge on her, but only slightly if at all. So, why take ...Visduh
May 4, 8:21 p.m.
Weldon McDavid shot Greg Mulvihill on secluded dirt path in CarlsbadProsecutor Jodi Breton, and prisoner Weldon McDavid, and defense attorney Rick Crawford appeared before the judge by remote-video-monitor for the re-sentencing on April 30, 2021. http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2021/apr/30/143642/Eva Knott
April 30, 12:50 p.m.
Weldon McDavid shot Greg Mulvihill on secluded dirt path in CarlsbadIn a remote video-court-hearing this morning, April 30, 2021, the judge considered disregarding special allegations that McDavid personally used a firearm to inflict great bodily injury on his victim while attempting murder — which effectively doubled his prison term. Defense attorney Rick Crawford protested the Life sentence as cruel and unusual punishment, and disproportionate to ...Eva Knott
April 30, 12:29 p.m.
Where the Faulconer governor money is coming fromSo, I guess it;'s true what they've been saying: GOP Trump supporters really are the financial backbone of the Recall Gavin gambit. As for Shirley Weber's fund-raising, it's a good time for Black female candidates to raise money. Besides, before Weber's surprise appointment by Governor Newsom to be Secretary of State, it was powerhouse Assemblywoman ...monaghan
April 29, 12:44 p.m.
Murder suspects hop fence near Carlsbad lagoonThis morning Honorable judge Amalia Meza recused herself from this case, then she assigned it to Hon. judge Carlos Armour. This in response to a demand by Daniel Segura, the defense attorney for Malissa James, he protested that judge Meza is married to a District Attorneys’ investigator. Segura is challenging investigative methods used by the ...Eva Knott
April 29, 9:42 a.m.
Thomas House near Balboa Park gets reprieveVery disappointing reporting. The issue was simply whether the City Council should support the determination of their own Historical Resources Board — or cave to pressure to repudiate it so a developer could turn a buck. What's even more disturbing is the arena given here to Andy Kopp, who also in his comments said that ...RescueHillcrest
April 28, 8:04 p.m.
Ex-Charger set for $1.35 million city payout in police brutality caseIf you're arrested for "public intoxication and resisting arrest" no further explanation is needed. Too many people have no respect for authority, and there are consequences. I hope he learned a valuable lesson. When the police tell you to move, you move. A "measley $1.35 million" IS about what he would've made in a year. ...Socks3742
April 27, 6:48 p.m.
Ex-Charger set for $1.35 million city payout in police brutality caseI wasn't there, and either was a federal judge -- but he was standing outside and the cops asked him to move. If you're at a club, and you want a ride home -- call from INSIDE the club. You know where your ride is coming from, and how long it will take to arrive. ...Socks3742
April 27, 11:43 a.m.
Ex-Charger set for $1.35 million city payout in police brutality caseWhile I prefer to see the police as protectors of us all, and the thin blue line, incidents like this one get to me. What they did to him could have been done to anyone for any reason at any time. The whim of a couple cops led to serious injury, and yet the SDPD ...Visduh
April 27, 9:22 a.m.
Ex-Charger set for $1.35 million city payout in police brutality caseTo your last 2 words that keep repeating; used as your very last 4 words: there are those San Diego county locals, who, for so long -- have been thinking the same way, against those who move here from other areas. Especially multiple-boundaries.ised
April 26, 8:20 p.m.
Ex-Charger set for $1.35 million city payout in police brutality caseDisgusting all around. A measly $1.35 million is about what he would have [made in one year] had he been able to continue up the roster, but now out of our pockets. The city's lawyers got paid more — with our money. And how much are the at-fault officers costing us now in salary and ...Cassander
April 26, 7:50 p.m.
Bobcats prowl Imperial Beach(in access north to the Mexican Border) Maybe Andrea and her horse can Re-Educate the State Department of Motor Vehicles, when it comes to animals on public roads. Even if this re-educating comes in coincidence, as Andrea's horse not need endorsement to the DMV.ised
April 26, 1:59 p.m.
Dad takes girls to Oceanside's Pit Stop Diner, ends up at Tijuana hotelAt a video-hearing today, when judge Amalia Meza asked Ramirez what he wanted, Ramirez answered, “Well, I just want to be released, your Honor, they have me in jail.” The defendant was in San Diego’s downtown Central jail this morning. The judge asked if he consented to the video hearing and he said, “Well, it ...Eva Knott
April 26, 12:08 p.m.
Oceanside grandma comes home from San Felipe, gets beat up and torturedDion Kavis Knight appeared by video monitor today, for a 15 minute court hearing. He is currently on a no-bail hold, and Honorable judge David Berry set a date of May 5 to hear argument to set bail. The May 5 hearing will probably be another remote-video-court appearance. If Knight is convicted of all charges, ...Eva Knott
April 26, 11:42 a.m.
Miramar Gun Club buddies teach me to shootI understand what Ponzi says, as Ponzi has added on the list comment.~ I think another way that ceehound619 is speaking in context --- is that there are those in our county community who play the pussy game by going against another who be small than one of its own size. and/or his-her own size.. ...ised
April 26, 9:17 a.m.
Dad takes girls to Oceanside's Pit Stop Diner, ends up at Tijuana hotelMartin Elpidio Ponce Ramirez, 45, continues to act as his own attorney. His next court appearance is set for approximately 10 a.m. on Monday April 26, 2021. You can listen to the remote-video hearing on YouTube by clicking on the link below, and scrolling down that page, and clicking on North Department 22. The audio-only ...Eva Knott
April 24, 9:36 a.m.
The largest residence of Alvarado EstatesA forty foot ceiling is really, really high, folks. And from the outside, even if the place has only one story, has to look as if it is three or four stories tall. KInd of runs against the notion of keeping the houses low slung, doesn't it? I've lived in the county for fifty years, ...Visduh
April 23, 4:26 p.m.
A father's blood in Rancho Santa FeLeighton Dorey has a hearing tomorrow morning, Friday, April 23, 2021 in the downtown courthouse. You can hear by YouTube live streaming (audio only, no visual, and the hearing will not be saved) by scrolling down the page and clicking on the link for Central Department 102. The hearing will happen about 9 am, but ...Eva Knott
April 22, 7:10 p.m.
Toni Atkins ramps up lieutenant governor runGosh, I remember seeing that photograph of Johnnie Perkins on the run! As I recall he was sort of a union-darling, dim-witted but in-like-Flynn with power brokers and ambitious to advance. That he was involved in the expensive City whitewash of asbestos-y 101 Ash Street building is no surprise. Caveat emptor, Spokane.monaghan
April 22, 1:37 p.m.
Oceanside grandma comes home from San Felipe, gets beat up and torturedIt's nice to read that she's still able to swim in the warm waters of the Sea of Cortez. What a horrible story. A career criminal in the making.... he's looking at the death penalty one day. And he won't be missed.Socks3742
April 21, 8:28 p.m.
Oceanside grandma comes home from San Felipe, gets beat up and torturedWho is this 'neurologist' ? To what he was demanding of Cindy "to hand over" her driver's license, why did the neurologist not additionally have the Department of Motor Vehicles REVOKE IT. As the being the CORRECT way; as how Department of Motor Vehicles has done it to another in pasttime, when society times were ...ised
April 21, 5:26 p.m.
Oceanside grandma comes home from San Felipe, gets beat up and torturedDion Kavis Knight, now 23, pleads not guilty to all charges. He is next expected in San Diego's North County Superior Courthouse in Vista, California, on Monday, April 26, 2021. http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2021/apr/21/143558/Eva Knott
April 21, 2:14 p.m.
Disclosure-shy developers draw hand-slap ethics fineWith little publicity surrounding this action, few SD voters will know that their votes are being influenced by out-of-town interests. Those interests have little concern about the issues, because they hope to profit from the sort of thing that would be built with the funds generated. SD voters would be well advised to vote to ...Visduh
April 20, 3 p.m.
Disclosure-shy developers draw hand-slap ethics fine"The agreement levied a mere $750 fine against a committee calling itself Yes on Measure A – Homes for San Diegans to atone for the disclosure violations." So for hiding donations of $155,000, this committee only had to pay a penalty of 0.0048%, because it "fully cooperated with the...investigation"? Seems exorbitant considering the $200 (0.00067%) ...RescueHillcrest
April 19, 9:19 p.m.
Why was OB Pier report held back?Every time I watch this as a news topic on different news stations, In my times of watching this news topic on the media, I not seen of civilians on the pier. In my earlier time of living in a coastal city that have a pier: most fisherman were standing towards the eastern end. Ocean ...ised
April 19, 12:35 p.m.
Is Normal Heights' Orchid complex ugly or cool?This building looks like 8 pounds of crap in a 5 pound bag. Even though architecture is an art form with which we interact continually, this mistake makes me long for the days of caves. Hopefully, there is space near the foundation for vines to grow...wysiwygsd
April 18, 1:39 p.m.
Oceanside drug addict loses third childHonorable judge David Berry Judge noticed that a drug test submitted by the defense attorney dated March 18, 2021, showed she was positive for the drug buprenorphine. The defense attorney replied that yes, "that one is Subutex, which is what she got through the Mission Clinic." But judge Berry was not favorably impressed, he stated ...Eva Knott
April 13, 11:07 a.m.
Oceanside drug addict loses third childPrivate defense attorney Brian White vigorously argued that the young woman was getting treatment at the Mission Clinic and believed that when she switched from Suboxin to Butex it was for the good of her baby. http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2021/apr/13/143452/ http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2021/apr/13/143453/Eva Knott
April 13, 11:01 a.m.
Infamous Las Vegas name behind $1500 in Gloria post-election cashOf special interest in this zero-out statement is the "Win Bonus" of $50,000 to Gemini Group, Jennifer Tierney's one-stop-shop for Faulconer and all the other Establishment types since 1999, https://geminigroupconsulting.com/clients. Far from the hat-in-hand pleadings of other politicos for fundraisers to retire legal proceeding debt, seems everyone simply knew how much was needed to contribute ...Cassander
April 12, 9 p.m.
As San Diego county dodged minimum wage, elderly sufferedThose public streets have now gotten soo quiet, as they are getting too cleaned out. As the public streets were the earlier problem, now the national border, that runs along our count(r)y line be the trouble -- as the citizens expand their traveling up further north. Be it walking, trolley, bus, public transit; car, bus, ...ised
April 12, 8:45 p.m.
Sara Jacobs self-funds House campaign to the tune of $2.74 millionMatt Potter is probably the most experienced political reporter in San Diego. There were no false statements in his article, nor in the headline/sub-head. Your comments just reflect your hate-on for Sara Jacobs. I feel sorry for you.David Batterson
April 12, 12:25 p.m.