| Aug 14, 2012
| 8:29 AM
SAN DIEGO - Mayor Jerry Sanders expressed his outrage Monday towards the mass water-gun party that caused thousands of dollars worth of damages to one of San Diego's most recognizable landmarks - the Balboa Park Lily Pond.
San Diego police sought to...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 3:34 PM
The damage done to San Diego's famed Balboa Park during a squirt-gun fight gone wild has become an issue in the increasingly nasty mayoral race between Rep. Bob Filnerand Councilman Carl DeMaio.
Filner on Monday issued a statement to reporters alleging...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 9:46 PM
SAN DIEGO - The four-day Comic-Con International trade show wrapped up Sunday with costume-clad attendees getting one last chance to get up-close with super stars, a film festival, Christian-themed comics to a celebration of 20 years of "Buffy The Vampire...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 3:33 PM
SAN DIEGO - The City Council Tuesday will declare July to be Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month in the city of San Diego.
The proclamation, to be presented by Councilman Todd Gloria, calls San Diego a "trailblazing city,'' led by Mayor...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:06 PM
SAN DIEGO -- San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders spoke in the nation's capital Tuesday against possible automatic cuts in defense spending next year.
Sanders was joined by Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H.,...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:08 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The City Council Tuesday declared July as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month in the city of San Diego.
A proclamation, presented by councilmen Carl DeMaio and Todd Gloria, calls San Diego a "trailblazing city'' led by Mayor...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:47 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A judge Tuesday refused a state agency's request to stop the city of San Diego from implementing a voter-approved pension reform initiative.
Superior Court Judge Luis Vargas refused to grant a preliminary injunction requested by the state...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:26 PM
SAN DIEGO -- City employees won a bidding competition to keep their jobs by offering to save the city an estimated $875,000 a year on street and sidewalk maintenance, Mayor Jerry Sanders announced Wednesday.
The Street Division of the city's...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 6:38 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Gov. Jerry Brown endorsed Rep. Bob Filner's San Diego mayoral bid during a campaign rally Tuesday for Proposition 30 at a Barrio Logan elementary school.
Brown called Filner, D-San Diego, an "independent guy'' who has disagreed with him...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:17 PM
SAN DIEGO -- San Diego's Central Library will open up for five hours on Saturdays beginning Nov. 3, Mayor Jerry Sanders and Councilman Todd Gloria announced Friday.
It's the first time in three years the facility at 820 E St. will have Saturday hours,...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 12:04 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The operators of the wildly popular Comic-Con convention, which attracts comic book and movie fans from around the world, have agreed to keep the event in San Diego through 2016, officials announced Monday.
Convention officials had...