Content for Thursday, July 21, 1983

News & Stories

The amazing and slightly sordid story of Aqua Caliente racetrack, part 1

The Arguello heirs vs. the mighty Alessios

The latest chapter in the. strange and turbulent history of the Agua Caliente racetrack in Tijuana began at about 10:30 a.m. last September 13, a Monday. Forty-six-year-old Edward M. Spector pulled into the primary inspection ...

Scott Thile, San Diego's master piano tuner

Hammers in the morning

There was once a fine old Sohmer grand piano that fell asleep inside a church — the Seventh-Day Adventist Church of Oceanside. For many years, the church pianist and the 1917-vintage Sohmer grand had created ...