| Sep 27, 2013
| 4:50 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The city attorney is suing to force a medical marijuana dispensary to close, a sign of a changed policy since the resignation of Mayor Bob Filner.
Soon after taking office, Filner had called for the city attorney to stop taking...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:55 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The campaign to select a successor to former Mayor Bob Filner is down to its final hours-- with a local think-tank predicting the race between City Council members David Alvarez and Kevin Faulconer is close.
"It may be a late evening for...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:41 PM
SAN DIEGO — As Mayor-elect Kevin Faulconer prepares to take power at City Hall, voters here are well aware what the game plan of a Republican mayor looks like.
It's the strategy used by former Mayor Jerry Sanders, a Faulconer supporter, as he...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Tucked between a freeway, a Navy base and three large shipyards, Barrio Logan is not frequently part of the land-use disputes that roil City Hall.
But now the blue-collar, largely Latino neighborhood is at the center of a high-profile fight that pits...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 5:00 PM
SAN DIEGO — Councilman and mayoral candidate David Alvarez stood and applauded when acting Mayor Todd Gloria, in his state of the city address, proposed raising the minimum wage in San Diego beyond the scheduled statewide increases.
| May 4, 2014
| 5:47 PM
If there is such a thing as an "average" congressional district, it is not California's 52nd.
Covering a northern swath of San Diego, along with the upscale suburbs of Poway and Coronado, the district is home to an impressive list of higher-education...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:13 AM
Voters in San Diego rejected two measures to rezone the Latino neighborhood of Barrio Logan away from industrial uses on Tuesday, while setting up what promises to be one of the nation's toughest congressional races in the fall.
By roughly 60% to 40%,...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Laguna Beach Mayor Jane Egly has signed the Mayors for the Freedom to Marry statement, an online declaration for mayors who believe everyone should have the freedom to get married, regardless of sexual orientation.
As of Thursday, Egly was the only...
| May 11, 2012
In the stadium where he was a star linebacker for the San Diego Chargers for 13 seasons, thousands of fans and other well-wishers went to Qualcomm Stadium on Friday night to celebrate the life of Junior Seau. "In this town,......
| Jun 5, 2012
In early returns, Councilman Carl DeMaio and Rep. Bob Filner appear headed for a November runoff to succeed termed-out Mayor Jerry Sanders....
| Jun 18, 2012
With about 2,000 votes yet to be counted, an attorney aligned with conservative causes is leading a veteran prosecutor by 1,458 votes for a seat on the San Diego County Superior Court. Gary Kreep, founder and chief executive of the......