Michelle Obama meme (altered from original #BringBackOurGirls campaign to rescue Nigerian schoolgirls)
Joseph Dasilva, standing behind Francisco Medavog, up front
The Bangkok Post story
Victory Christian Church
Food truck at 3920 Kenosha Avenue in Clairemont
Absentee landlords and party people put on notice
Only people in Los Angeles, Miami, and San Francisco paid more
Alma Rodriguez, aka Queen Bee
Hard to Hit, man
Meth Breath lets it roar
Oceanside's Moose Lodge will soon host bands on Fridays.
Lorraine Castellanos: "I’m going to make it happen, damn it."
Andrew McKeag Band
Darrell Issa sent a staffer to Seattle for an Amazon-sponsored “fireside chat” that involved topics ...
Volleyball in Huntington Beach
Dick Cheney (left) aide Joe Leventhal (right) found his way onto the city’s ethics board, ...
Fresh Sounds at Bread & Salt with pianist David Friend
Kristin Chenoweth is everywhere, including the Music Box
Reverend Horton Heat hits North Park for the second time
A.J. Croce brings Just Like Medicine to the Belly Up
Ziggy Shuffledust peforms at the Casbah on December 20
Chad: “It’s like going over a waterfall underwater."
Jewel brings her family and a craft fair to the Civic Theatre
Creative chili concoctions in South/North Park
Alexis Rhone Fancher is the author of How I Lost My Virginity to Michael Cohen ...
From Fox5 story on sharks and La Jolla kayakers
Eve’s body rises from Adam’s rib, one leg still half-sunken in his torso.
Pisanello cutting of letter "S." An armored Paul tumbles gracelessly, helplessly, from his horse.
Crucifixion with the Virgin. Bellini’s interest doesn’t lie so much in sacred story as in ...
Bellini’s St. Francis in the Desert. New Yorkers go to the Frick to stand with ...
Book of Hours for Denise Poncher. One blade curls around Denise’s head like a dreadful ...
In Virgin and Child with Saint John the Baptist and a Female Saint in a ...
I’m concerned that Jayde's sudden agreeability is, at heart, some manifestation of worry.
The houses are singular and identifiable, trophies of successful careers.
“There’s a trail down there, Daddy.”
It's suspended by only two steel wires and two concrete piers.
Spruce Street suspension bridge. “You almost kissed Mommy here.”
La Jolla Playhouse's Summer — just about every song gets framed like a finale.
Male sheephead. California sheephead are born female and morph into their male form.
Artichoke's the symbol for Mission Hills spot.
Dish isn't that big, but plenty with baguette for slurping.
Turkey burger — big, but so it should be for $17.
Julie's salmon rillette comes with "malted brown toast."
Julie is about to follow her grown daughter to a tattoo joint.
A baked artichoke and spinach cassoulet, with parmesan cheese inside and breadcrumbs on top.
Michele: "Just let me run through the specials.”
Veggie and grain salad
Celebrate the Christmas season in Little Italy
The largest free community event in S.D. is at Balboa Park
Bill Murray will almost certainly not bore you at the California Center for the Arts
Friday, December 1: Balboa Park December Nights
Wiseguy and Rouleur bought in to H.G. Fenton’s turnkey breweries and had different levels of ...
Facebook post announcing Wiseguy’s closure
Rawley Macias has had to work hard for Rouleur’s tasting-room traffic.
Frelinghuysen — New Jersey attorney general and mayor of Newark
After crossing the dam, continue through the oak woodland.
Beginning of trail. One might be tempted to take a short walk down to the ...
The Oaks Trail is a nearly flat, dirt service access road.
Quercus dumosa was thought to be the most widely distributed scrub oak.
Does time have meaning because we measure it?
Bob White and Craig Benedetto
Julianna Chick Tetlow
Letter mailed and read via bullhorn to Village Apartments' owner of record
Doug Manchester Jr.
Doug Manchester Sr.
Gourmet doughnuts mean gourmet prices. A dozen at Nomad costs around $30.
Truffle burger. At first, my daughter thought she could only eat half.
Aston Martin Vantage GT
When we have nothing and no one but ourselves to blame, darker themes creep to ...
"Among those at the Scholarship Donor Appreciation Luncheon were, from left, Mollie McCain, TCF Board ...
More people might argue that Awesome Fest is an awesome name.
He’s making music, but what else is Lamkin up to in Ensenada?
Bad Kids drew some inspiration from the Frights
Punk Yacht Club: If they don't hook you with their humor, they might get you ...
AF at Date Avenue with Electric Duck board
The Man Who Invented Christmas is an old-fashioned Christmas picture, one free of bad moms ...
Captain Joe Cacciola (center)
Billauer's life changed at Drainpipes (Zuma Beach).
Scheunemann’s car club jacket and rear window plaque
Carlsbad Raceway, 1964
Henry Keener, Jeff Paulin, Andy Halther, Warren Rap, and “Bink” Binkinz
Coco: Why do you want to be famous?
The long-awaited Fairmont Austin hotel grows as big as legend (Doug Manchester)
Watch out for the bunya bunya tree’s falling cones. “They can grow twice the size ...
The Guanche people of the Canary Islands used the dragon tree’s sap to mummify their ...
That chain-link fence saved Leo the Moreton Bay fig tree’s life. Incredulous? Go check out ...
This Loulu lelo palm in the Botanical Building is one of a species almost extinct ...
Katherine Stuart does the shilling for her husband’s turkey giveaway: “I have to mention [AT&T] ...
Glen Jensen of the Bonsai Club refused to name this California juniper in the Japanese ...
Agnes. “If we were to get rid of every single plant in this park from ...
I have named her Abbey, because her height and elegance, and her flying buttress roots, ...
When I ask a passerby to give the Australian tea tree a name based on ...
Jacqueline Higgins reveres Agnes the Kauri pine.
Horticulturist John Blocker is a fan of the dragon tree.
Ranger Kim Duclo: “You don’t want a ten-pound cone falling on someone.”
Umphrey’s McGee, more Rush than banjos
The tallest of the Canary Island pines outside of the Marston House Museum approach 120 ...
Walter Trout returns to the Belly Up for the fourth time in six years
You can hear X Ambassadors everywhere, including the Soda Bar
The Deep Dark Woods are at the Casbah on January 25
Grace Mitchell, Next Big Thing in the female singer-songwriter category
Tonya and Sonic were a no-show last week. Why?
Top U.S. convention centers ranked by amount of prime exhibit space (source: Trade Show Executive, ...
The convention center’s doubling in size didn’t result in any substantial increase of conventions.
Where I'm Matt album art
Mr. Halfright: "I’m no rapist, and I’m no Chester."
Independence isn’t an obvious good for kids born between 1995–2012.
Falling: Robert Malave as Josh
Lucien Conner, Puesto's director of operations
El Mescalito. “The tamarind and fresh lime juice have a citric kick right up front."
Jerry Dell Erlich: "I try to have every third book I read be in German."
Best view of the U.S. Grant
Merguez sausage burger, cowboy-style
New sign in Horton Plaza means "Many Burgers."
California-style lamb burger
Sweet potato fries
Jennifer arrives with my meal.
Diana explains the company's expansion plans.
What ten bucks buys at the new Horton Plaza fountain.
Prescott Promenade Park
“It was not that long ago that we called out the depravity of ISIS for ...
If no time to ride on the bus, you can write on the bus.
Tunes (check), dreams (check), map to O.B. (check)
No, that's not a typo — Grattitude is an attitude, says owner of extendo Airstream.
A live performance of a great concert film, The Last Waltz
Santa starts up the season, San Diego style
A bad-ass honey badger
Skate at the downtown Hilton’s outdoor ice rink
Some people get up early on Thanksgiving and do stuff
Thursday, November 23: O’side Turkey Trot
Two garages provide parking for up to five cars
Perhaps San Diego’s largest private deck to enjoy the skyline
Includes an elevator for second-floor access to two en-suite bedrooms
It only looks like the pool is overflowing into the bay
The dining table is included.
John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892), one of the Fireside Poets
Ed Gonzalez: "I was saved at the age of 12."
A noticeable change in sedimentary beds called an angular unconformity appears.
The slight change in elevation and sand are the only hurdles along the way.
Alverson andesite shows up as a dark, non-linear vein piercing through the northern hillside
I could never pick five of anything based on relative greatness.
I want to lacerate my gums.
Some of the heavier junk in Manzanita Canyon
Syringes in Manzanita Canyon
Armstrong's thorough work ethic is reflected in his daily trash tally.
Microblogging Crazy Raw Noodles — vinegar and pickled vegetables with ground beef and cold noodles.
Manzanita Canyon offers refuge to the city's homeless.
Bluefin on the Aztec. Make sure you have a decent stand-up rod.
Police formed a protective perimeter around the picnic table.
From Beltrán's Facebook page
Debra was the happiest with her selection — Grilled Shrimp Quinoa Taboulé.
California Pacific Airlines' COO Paul Hook, founder Ted Vallas, and CEO Darrell Richardson show off ...
Rainbows are never seen in the sky around midday because the sun is too high.
Arizona governor Doug Ducey
Oceanside council chambers
Tobacco tax evasion doesn't carry the same penalties as drug smuggling, making it an attractive ...
Pier 32 in National City. Partially sunken vessel, five gallons of fuel spilled.
Rebecca's has been a haven for musicians, artists, and poets.
Rebecca's Coffeehouse, corner of Juniper and Fern streets
John Peter Serra
Significance of colors overlaid on map above
A 2014 lawsuit won by Oakland's Center for Environmental Health seems not to have affected ...
We ate a disgusting lunch — giant corn dogs and Australian batter-fried potatoes swimming in ...
Tamarack Lodge. In the summer, my dad repaired roofs and dug trenches and oversaw the ...
We talked about “the trip to Seattle” with our kids.
I pictured myself carried aloft on a golden litter, not unlike Cleopatra.
We sat in Camp Snoopy eating $8 cheeseburgers.
At Legoland, Brian smiled his old sardonic smile.
Tim Mays and Eric Howarth and their awesome record collection
Casey Hensley’s big family included Candye Kane until last year.
Jackslacks (aka: Chris Giorgio), Alejandro Aste-Nieto, Dave Votel, Eric Hutchinson
Jim Palenscar: “Many of my heroes are now my customers.”
Developers of the parcels will be creative, as neither have access to an alley, are ...
UCSD Emergency Department. "If the bleeding gets too heavy, you should probably go to the ...
After Easter, I stopped going to daily Mass.
“Remember the big barbecue after the Laguna Fire?”
Prozac takes four to six weeks to reach optimum effectiveness.
Gun Runner at the finishing line
Rebecca played the Nickel Creek CD until I almost couldn’t stand it
We visited Mammoth and the Eastern Sierra in a series of summer vacations.
When the peasants' prosperity didn’t rise to the level they expected, they got angry.
Candace Carroll vacated her seat on the convention-center board in September.
Yates being led away by deputies
The Square: Tarzan the Ape Man gets a taste of civilized life.
Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher
Kathleen Coates Hedberg, who represents the Helix Water District on the authority’s board, was told ...
Lawyer Felix Tinkov (left and right), representing Chris Cate in the SoccerCity info-leak case, sidelines ...
An Airbus had a near-miss with a drone on approach to Lindbergh Field. The San ...
Rio: “I just want to spin around in circles.”
Gulper eel — came from the west side of the Coronado Escarpment.
Sean Farrell of You Know You're a Chargers Fan When page. He estimates that less ...
David Villanueva Cabal: "All I’ve ever known is to root for the Chargers.”
Adolfo Juarez: "I won't go to games unless my wife wants to go."
True North Tavern. Some fans who have jumped off the Chargers bandwagon may be angry ...
Zitlali and Luis
Is it a steak? Bite to find out.
Is is a steak? Bite and find out.
Chef-owner Alejandro Martínez also owns the French-style Chez Loma.
Alebrijes. Is it a bull? Is it a pig? Is it a person?
Nopales in salsa verde and griddled queso panela
Queens of the Stone Age stops skipping San Diego
311: rock-and-repeat at HOB
Crooked Colours is on their first U.S. headline tour
Bruno Major: retro soul and flights of electro-jazz
Zebra performs at Brick By Brick on February 8
This entry in Art of Élan’s concert series draws inspiration from The Pérez Simón Collection
The largest display of traditional Chinese lanterns outside of China
SeaWord aims to bring the season to the sea
The biggest wine and food celebration on the West Coast, at the Embarcadero
Patton Oswalt called Regan “the best stand-up working today.”
The ice-skating season begins at Liberty Station
David Sedaris talks about his new books and more at Balboa Theatre
Sunday, November 19: Global Winter Wonderland
What was to be Niezgoda’s frutería earned a graffiti tag as her plan withered.
An editor for a Latin culture website described Niezgoda in the video, the “off-shoulder top,” ...
Pumpkin pies at Costco
Betty’s Pie Whole Pumpkin Pie
Kyle Manning makes musings out of Portland, Oregon, by way of San Diego.
A great place to start is the visitors’ center, at 301 Caspian Way in Imperial ...
Baccharis female plants have white flowers.
The toyon bush in winter color
Albert Schweitzer: put his skills at the service of the poor of Africa
Thoughts of shaving occupy my every waking moment.
Arcade Fire. I composed a minimalist modern novel on my Underwood typewriter while listening to ...
Ensenada's Off-Road Walk of Fame will be presented in a ceremony on November 14th.
Curadero — an escape from Gaslamp madness
Play for Rancho Bernardo's junior-league team the Warriors and a player might get to play ...
"At 2:00 a.m., when the bars close, I'm woken up by motorcycles."
Aanother great week for the San Diego
“This is a security guard and not a policeman,” a bystander told a panhandler.
Fake Amazon Go ad?
Serpentine's guava cider
Serpentine Cider's exterior sports a desert-oasis aesthetic.
Bimbo's "Nito" pastry
"How Angel One on a humanitarian mission could look"
Neighbors reported having seen people crawl out of the drain outlet.
City workers were out to address the problem less than an hour after the report.
The manhole cover was resting to the side of the concrete inlet.
Most liquidambars in our area regain their light green foliage by late February.
The new mural by Jack Stricker
It happened in the desert one day. Sean Harris and Lish Omlid.
Sean Harris celebrates the year of Serpentine Cider with a snake buddy
San Diego Unified's "Play All Day" brochure seems like PR malarkey to some Normal Heights ...
From surveillance video
William and Rosemarie Alley
Chula Vista Live Steamers' plans to lay track in Rohr Park came about in the ...
The railroaders run on donations and what's in their pockets.
"When my children were little they rode on the trains and when my grandchildren were ...
Lots of multistory buildings included in development
Volunteers check the track in Rohr Park
Clinton Thinn's rap career stalled?
4 ½ foot, 200 lb. deceased sea turtle off Campland; carcass be left on the ...
Ryan Edwards: "If you worry about it too much it’s gonna ruin your trip [and ...
Mission Gathering Church may soon end its run as an all-ages concert venue.
The HonorBilt model was the highest quality of Sears’ three lines of kit homes.
The proposed replacement structure: commercial space on the ground level, two apartments on the second ...
The Crescent, for “folks who like a touch of individuality with good taste.”
"No sawing required" for the construction of the house at 4921 Voltaire Street
Dixon Lake is such a great bass fishery because of its steep structure, crystal-clear water ...
Chi Club at O.B. Street Fair 2006 or ’07 — nobody seems to remember.
Finnegan Blue's 'bones section (Willie and Anna Lee Fleming, left) spent time in SDSU's marching ...
Spice Pistols — what people really, really want?
Grant and Hepburn in Holiday</em
One Mississippi. Plenty of time is given to let key situations ripen.
Mark Wahlberg recently apologized to God for appearing in Boogie Nights.
La Piel Que Habito — a doctor invents a new, stronger human skin.
Erin Brady recently caught this coyote making its way down the road in front of ...
Caniba leaves audiences longing for the relief of a medium shot.
"Where Lake Miramar is now, when I was a little girl, I rode my horse ...
"In the great Cedar Fire, none — repeat, none — of the eucalyptus trees torched."
Coyote sightings documented on Coyote Cacher as of noon, November 7th
The acme of the Ranch’s social season, the Fourth of July Parade.
I’m hangin’ at Ballast Point. Hey, it’s pretty loud and there appear to be a ...
When the first residents arrived in 1969, ithe Swim & Racquet Club had already been ...
Robert Dingeman: "The people who live in apartments are different. They don’t have children.”
Ben Domurat: "My sign will read 'Attention Burglars: Please Do Not Break Windows—Back Doors Are ...
Lani Lutar pulled in a bale of cash to lobby city hall for a cannabis ...
Robert Dingeman: "We had two fatal accidents where people were driving too fast and hit ...
Two influence-peddlers pushing the puck for San Diego Gulls owner H&S Ventures: Ben Haddad and ...
Ed Blessing has forked over $55,000 to a political committee favoring his alma mater SDSU ...
Indie pop rockers the Dears, from Montreal to the Casbah
Man-of-all-genres Dan Auerbach
Typhoon sometimes comes on like an Oingo Boingo revival band
Front Country, a 21st-century Americana-inspired string band
Al Stewart at Belly Up on January 18
See dancers from Season 14 when the top-ten finalists perform live
Sludge-metal pioneers Crowbar
The 5K starts and finishes at Imperial Beach Pier Plaza
Traditional, gourmet, and vegan tamale vendors. And a chihuahua costume contest.
Get your fill of pulled pork, smoked sausage, chicken wings, sliders, and whatever this is
After the talk-the-talks is a walk-the-walk
Performances by ten Southern California high-school marching bands
The largest showcase of Asian American and international films on the West Coast. Pictured: Maineland.
Saturday, November 11: Liberty Station Band Review, in celebration of Veterans’s Day
It’s been listed for sale several times since mid-2016
The property has served for years as a rental
Honduran mahogany windows and doors
An “entertainer’s paradise,” says the ad copy
Aftermath of 2010 San Bruno pipeline explosion
Remains of burned home in Santa Rosa
Harris Fire, October 2007
Moos (bananas). They have maybe 50 varieties to choose from.
A hot sauce comes with the meat. It is called shigni, or basbaas.
Ayala at Fatuma
Goat with the essential spaghetti, part of the Italian legacy in Somalia
Lydia Ong is an aspiring psychologist, cat lover, and boba connoisseur.
Matt Handy: "Everyone thought at first it was weird."
Seaweed Margarita — “We didn’t want the seaweed to be overbearing.”
Father David Madsen: "I don’t know so much about hell."
Yucca in bloom
Native plant landscape path
Old Town State Park
Fertilization for the lemonadeberry must come from separate plants.
A work of Christopher Kinney's commissioned by Lolita's Mexican restaurant in downtown San Diego
The House Where Nobody Lives
Mock up of West Pac Noodle Bar
Granger Music Hall
Vince Vaughn in Swingers— a surprise source of eloquence.
Drone's view of Writerz Blok lot
“Our goal is to be the urban-art version of the YMCA.”
The 10,000-square-foot lot still has the large paintable walls standing and the skateboard ramp intact.
"If it’s a permanent closing, I feel really bad that something so incredible for the ...
Bluefin tuna are in the area and seem to love the full moon cycles.
Said to be a common sight in some parts of O.B.
A nearby resident said he saw three people shooting up on this sofa last week ...
Alexa gives her recovered Hobie a hug
It’s the kind of bad that you have to actively work at. It is a ...
“I live right across from ABC [liquor store], and we see these laying around a ...
Residents are becoming more vocal about the shady and illicit goings on south of the ...
“Saw 3 guys shooting up in Surf Check Alley during the middle of the day."
Surf Check Alley begins around the corner from the Ocean Beach Main Street Association's office
Frida reportedly found 12 people after the quake.
"If you look at a map of all the breweries, there's a hole in the ...
A Byers mural in O.B.
Celeste Byers painted the mural on the side of the restaurant that sponsored the project.
Frida reportedly rescued 12 people in the rubble after the September 19th earthquake.
San Diego City Council chambers
The Gateway in August 2016
Besides adults, about 20 children lost their home at the Gateway.
Gas at this Cardiff by the Sea station shot up 14 cents a gallon on ...
U.S. Air Force MQ-9 Reaper drone
The Sprouts parking lot was usually hopping with farmers' market patrons.
The farmers' market had its last day in the Sprouts parking lot on October 19.
Hard Rock Hotel
Ed Bedford 3:30 p.m., Oct. 16
3 p.m., Oct. 16
Micha Barnes 2 p.m., Oct. 16
Bill Manson 1:30 p.m., Oct. 16
Various Authors 1 p.m., Oct. 16
Chris Ahrens 12:30 p.m., Oct. 16
Eric Bartl noon, Oct. 16
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