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Matchmaker Irene Valenti is just a humble person

She evicts her son and family from Rancho Santa Fe home

Rancho Santa Fe’s Irene Valenti runs a matchmaking service claiming to tie rich and/or talented women with rich and/or talented men. However, as revealed a year ago, she herself wouldn’t qualify for a match. She ...

Rings of Saturn, belts of Jupiter

Stargazing in San Diego County

Rings of Saturn, belts of Jupiter

An unassuming cemetery in Mission Hills

Salvaged tombstones are the only indication that Calvary Cemetery ever existed

An unassuming cemetery in Mission Hills

California blonde ground zero

Peppered with vocal quirks such as uptalk or vocal fry

California blonde ground zero

Much Ado about Nothing at the Old Globe

“I would rather hear a dog bark at a crow...”

Much Ado about Nothing at the Old Globe

Seize the King, Gem Faire, Sand Sculpting, Grape Stomp Festa, Ice Cube

Events August 30-September 5, 2018

Seize the King, Gem Faire, Sand Sculpting, Grape Stomp Festa, Ice Cube

Grenades, rockets, bombs, machine gun fire in San Diegans' ears

World War II, Vietnam, Kuwait, Iraq, Afghanistan

Chief Stuart Hedley United States Navy World War II and Korean War Public speaker Clairemont It was Sunday morning at 5 o’clock. Hedley jumped out of bed below deck on the battleship USS West Virginia ...

Intuitive engineer

“It’ll do 120, 130 mpg. Or, for the electric version, I think I can get 1,000 miles on one charge.”

Intuitive engineer

Urban forester

“Trees are sentient beings, our partners. We need them”

Urban forester

Biotech research hardly unbiased

Look at San Diego's Diversa, Sequenom, and Jonas Salk's Immune Response

Can scientific purity and entrepreneurial greed coexist? San Diego is an ideal testing ground for that question, because it is one of three biotech centers in the United States, and biotech companies, dominated by scientists, ...

A generation of industrious professionals

Hipster parents will be paradoxically proud of the mainstream little overachievers they raised

A generation of industrious professionals

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