Content for Thursday, January 1, 2015

News & Stories

Most popular music stories of 2014

1) Mainstream U In the midst of Ché Café’s struggle with UCSD, the university informed Porter’s Pub, which has hosted all-ages concerts since 1993, that its lease will also not be renewed. 2) Anthology to ...

Bangkok's kitchens

A culinary quest in the foodie promised land.

The sounds of a kitchen are like conversations. In the beginning, you hear the fracas of so many people speaking to each other, sometimes over each other. It’s the repartee against the quick pause and ...

Burger nation

Oceanside council approves second In-N-Out

On December 17, the Oceanside City Council approved a second In-N-Out Burger location for the city. A council well known for their divisive three-two vote splits on most issues, its members voted unanimously for the ...

More beach, more dog for part two of OB Noodle House

Second edition of OB hotspot the same, but better

I'm always on the lookout for dog friendly dining spots, but nowhere more than in OB. Its dog beach may be my Wheaten terrier's favorite place on this planet, and whenever a warm enough winter ...

Plan for a Grantville population boom

Count on more noise, traffic, and greenhouse gas emissions

The City of San Diego has taken the first step in opening the population floodgates in Grantville: the community plan update calls for an increase of 8725 dwelling units in coming years. However, before an ...

Evicted for being pregnant

Woman claims violation of Federal Fair Housing Act

In a suit filed in San Diego federal court December 30, Rowna Nicolas claims she was evicted from an apartment, in effect, for being pregnant. The defendants are B.C. Dage, Inc., owner of a six-unit ...

Craig Noel Award Nominees for 2014

Selections from the San Diego Theatre Critic’s Circle

San Diego Theatre Critic’s Circle: Craig Noel Award Nominees for 2014: Resident Musical Catch Me If You Can, Moonlight Stage Productions Les Miserables, Lamb’s Players Theatre Mary Poppins, Moonlight Stage Productions Next to Normal, San ...

Holiday muggings fill TJ emergency room

Most of the victims are “men of productive age,” according to El Mexicano

The number of emergency-room visits by patients who said they had been mugged increased by nearly 400 percent during the Christmas holidays at Tijuana General Hospital, according to a doctor who works there. In an ...

New Year’s Day

The rain this morning falls on the last of the snow and will wash it away. I can smell the grass again, and the torn leaves being eased down into the mud. The few loves ...

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