Content for Wednesday, November 20, 2019

News & Stories

Baby grand piano $40 – I can help load into truck

San Diego Reader Classified ads, November 20, 2019

Call in your FREE classified ad (619) 450-4293 voice mail. Or text it to us (619) 272-2772. Or visit sandiegoreaderstore.com and fill in classified ad form. (Businesses can use this too for $5 classified ads) ...

Rancho Santa Fe Snakes relocated

Snakes are pretty rowdy right after you come in contact with them, but they’ll warm up to you

“Free snake removal,” read the ad on Craigslist. “I am a lover of snakes and hate seeing them killed. I relocate all the snakes I catch. I am an expert on the snakes here in ...

Beaujolais Nouveau Wine, Around the World in 80 Days, Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival, Local Holiday Market, Sumi-E: Asian Art Form Of Ink, Brush and Paper

Events November 21-November 27, 2019

Thursday | 21 Beaujolais Nouveau Wine tasting of fruity new wine, French buffet, and live music. All over France, the Beaujolais Nouveau event takes place on the third Thursday in November every year, marking the ...

American ex-pats scared of deportation from Baja

No travel permit? You're outta here.

After news broke recently that Americans could be deported back to the U.S. if they didn’t have the proper documentation to be in Mexico — some expats residing in Baja and incoming snowbirds, reportedly went ...

San Diego's changing bugs

Trapdoor spider, Quino checkerspot butterfly, Argentine ants

On the northwest corner of Montezuma Mesa, Marshal Hedin and I are easing down a steep stairway, scorched by the noonday sun. A biology professor at San Diego State, Hedin specializes in arachnids. He’s already ...

How Embarcadero Park shunned Ellsworth Kelly

Irwin Jacobs, angel in Flint, Michigan

Death of good taste The November 12 passing of Gerald Hirshberg at the age of 80 of glioblastoma has rekindled memories of the days when San Diego’s cultural aspirations, at least in tony La Jolla ...

America’s Got Talent in San Diego

"It was easier than to move to L.A. by myself and die.”

On November 10, America’s Got Talent kicked off its latest multi-city audition tour at the San Diego Convention Center. Comedian Sam Brilhart brought the chicken costume he started wearing on the Santa Monica promenade “just ...

Thanksgiving dinner at Denny’s

After all, there’s a lot less cooking and cleaning up after an evening out

Dear Hipster: I have been preparing elaborate Thanksgiving dinners at my house for and with a core group of friends and family for some time now. I think this would be my fifth or sixth ...

Find works by Nam June Paik at the UCSD Stuart Collection Art Walk

Continue discovering unusual works of art by leading artists.

This walk continues exploring the many works of art commissioned by the Stuart Collection in partnership with the University of California, San Diego campus. Part 1 left off at the university’s Media Center, where works ...