Content for Monday, May 21, 2018

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Rainbow dumplings

Silence at our table as we ate dessert

I love the name of this restaurant: "Steamy Piggy" is adorable and appalling. How dare they use an endearment such as “piggy” to describe the food I’m about to eat? On an instinctive, American level, ...

What Windansea surfers said about Tom Wolfe

This was 1973, eight years after his visit and story

The following story appeared in the July 19, 1973 Reader. Tom Wolfe died a week ago, May 14, in New York City. Beach People say old surfers never die. They dry up like some sunbaked ...

Follow the grunion to get the 'buts

Halibut are biting in 20 to 60 feet of water

Dock Totals May 13 – May 19: 1,947 anglers aboard 93 boats out of San Diego landings this past week caught 111 bluefin tuna, 442 yellowtail, 205 calico bass (1,003 released), 36 sand bass, 2,808 ...

Knife-wielding attorney threatens spouse

Bar suspends him for 90 days

On December 5, 2016, the San Diego County District Attorney filed a criminal complaint against personal injury attorney David Thaddeus Achord for, among several things, threatening his wife with a knife and resisting an officer ...

One million dollar houses atop San Pasqual Valley

EIR says no problem in wildfires

When Charlie Jancic thinks about wildfire in the San Pasqual Valley, it’s from real life. In 2007, the Witch Fire and Guejito Fire took his house. “The roads aren’t great — they’re mostly two lanes, ...

Everyone's dream — to catch sailboat out of San Diego

Skippers and crew wanted

Skippers seeking crew The following come from sandiegosailing.com: May 14 Name: Jeff Phone: (858) 270-1689 Email: [email protected] Crew Type: Racing Details: F18 Catamaran May 4 Name: Micheal Hardin Phone: (714) 614-0285 Email: [email protected] Crew Type: ...

The swimming tongue

Lake Jennings catfish opener

Channel catfish are the most commonly caught freshwater fish in the country. As a hardy species they can survive in brackish water and are easy to farm. That their firm flesh prepares well baked or ...