Mike Madriaga 3:35 p.m., July 22
Articles by Thom Senzee
Homelessness is a choice — say what?
“Ranked in order, I honestly believe the most common causes of homelessness for this age group [18–24] are family, followed by mental health issues, and, third, drug or alcohol abuse,” explains Alexandra Cochran, 28, a ...
Alano Club may go up in smoke over coffee
“You know when somebody just wants you gone.”
Like trying to come up for air
If you’ve ever had a bad toothache in your upper jaw, you know the general area where the human animal experiences life in its greatest intensity. You can’t get away from the pain because it’s ...
A year behind schedule and a lawsuit on the way
City Heights was supposed to have a skate park by now. While construction of one free-to-use municipal skate park is now nearing completion and another is slated to open in 2017, District 9 councilwoman Marti ...
...at least until an appeals court says otherwise
The credit-card-as-free-speech loophole will cost you.
Clash of the arts interests
“‘Nobody cares about your shitty arts organization.’ Those were her exact words,” recalls United Artists of San Diego chief executive Tatjana Zogovic, who goes by the name Tasha Zogo. She’s referring to a phone call ...
Job Options accused of shaming the disabled
“They made all of these weird withdrawals...”
We had to go to the mountain
San Diego attorney Jacqueline Isaac, 29, is a woman on a mission — several missions — not least among them hauling fresh, non-weaponry supplies through war zones to Kurdish female fighting units in Iraq. “We’ve ...