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Bay Area billionaires bankroll Mark Kersey

Charter school cash flows into ex-Republican's coffers

The race to succeed termed-out Republican Kevin Faulconer as mayor of San Diego reached a new level of intrigue with the Monday, April 29 announcement by city councilman Mark Kersey that he is departing the ...

No one wants to talk about Oceanside's Sparsha Pharma

“I heard that’s not good for you”

I happened to be at the May 16, 2018 Oceanside City Council meeting when David Newman gave an emotional rant during the “items not on the agenda” segment. He and his wife Amber had been ...

Roots Bowls and superfoods overloads

Whether breakfast or dessert, your free radicals don't stand a chance

Maybe it’s just California, but the açaí bowl concepts appear to be multiplying, especially around Hillcrest. I stumbled upon one with the achingly San Diego appropriate name, Roots Bowls; it serves açaí bowls, smoothies, pressed ...

North Park and South Park – say goodbye to 30th Street as it is

Plans to delete parking in favor of bike lanes

The main roadway connecting North and South Park may be on the eve of a massive transformation. Councilmember Chris Ward is spearheading an ambitious plan to improve the bikeways on 30th Street that run from ...

A pilsner from another hemisphere at Kairoa Brewing

New Zealand hops dominate at brewpub with a rooftop lounge

New Zealand hops have been very much a part of San Diego’s beer lore since Alpine Beer Co. introduced Nelson IPA in 2004. The Nelson Sauvin hop used to brew that beer was just one ...

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