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Angel shot dead

Officer must answer to civil lawsuit over shooting of unarmed man

A member of San Diego Police Department's Special Weapons and Tactics team who shot and killed an unarmed man in 2013 is not eligible for immunity in a civil trial filed by the victim’s family. ...

Fiesta has most garbage

Coastal preservation groups tally year's cleanup results

Nearly 208,000 pieces of trash were collected by volunteers along the San Diego coast in 2014, environmental groups San Diego Coastkeeper and the local Surfrider Foundation chapter are reporting. Once again, cigarette butts are the ...

Judge Kreep sues state over pension plan

Six elected California judges say retirement reform unfair

San Diego County superior court judge Gary Kreep, already in the crosshairs of the local judicial establishment, has filed suit against the state's Judicial Council and the California Public Employees Retirement System, alleging he's gotten ...

Mission Bay Bridge, back in the day

Found this shot of the old Mission Bay bridge before the bay was dredged into the world's largest man-made water park. If you look closely, you will see what looks like long sticks. These aren't ...

Worldly flair

Hanna's Gourmet a jewel on Adams Avenue

Hanna Tesfamichael has been cooking for San Diegans for over ten years via her catering company. It was three years ago that she opened a small storefront, and six months ago that she expanded the ...

Pho sure, bro

Pho Time Pacific Beach promises casual Vietnamese food for surfers, students, and squares.

Pacific Beach has more than its share of boisterous bars and crowded restaurants that cater to binge-drinking college kids. But Pho Time, on the infamous Garnet Avenue strip, delivers the opposite experience with affordable Vietnamese ...

Jazzing in the New Year

...and other jazz happenings in and around San Diego December 31–January 4

Wednesday 31 Celebrate New Years Eve with Gilbert Castellanos and the Park West Ensemble at Croce’s Park West (2760 Fifth Avenue) from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. In addition to the music, a three-course dinner ...

End-of-the-year fish and cetacean report

*½ Day - ¾ Day: Anglers are catching the normal winter fare of Rockfish, Sheephead and Lingcod on the local kelp beds off Point Loma and La Jolla with a few Yellowtail and Calico Bass ...

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