| Apr 19, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Work began Wednesday on a $1 billion expansion of San Diego International Airport's Terminal 2.
The project, dubbed "The Green Build'' for its environmentally sustainable building practices, will include 10 more gates, a dual-level arrival and...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 9:01 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The California Supreme Court Thursday dealt a blow to prospects for a new downtown Chargers stadium and other projects around the state by upholding a new law that will abolish community redevelopment agencies.
The court ruled that the state...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 11:52 AM
San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders is walking his way to a slimmer, trimmer body.
Each week, the Mayor walks nearly 70 miles. His weekend walks take him from his home in Kensington, to the convention center downtown.
“It’s about 15 miles. And...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 11:31 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The Chargers announced Monday that they have no intention of exercising their option to leave San Diego.
The team, in conjunction with Mayor Jerry Sanders' office, announced that it will play its 2012 games at Qualcomm Stadium while it...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:41 AM
SAN DIEGO -- San Diego is hosting what tourism officials call one of San Diego's best opportunities to sell itself as a destination -- the annual gathering of the Professional Convention Management Association.
The event has brought to town about 4,000...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 2:44 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A lawyer who recently sued the city of San Diego to have the Children's Pool in La Jolla closed during harbor seal pupping season said Wednesday he will run for a seat on the San Diego City Council.
Bryan Pease said he would officially enter...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 10:33 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The City Council will consider Monday spending some of this fiscal year's surprising surplus to buy the Fire Department a new alert system, hire more police officers, and keep libraries and recreation centers open longer.
Mayor Jerry Sanders...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 1:38 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The city of San Diego will be able to fund maintenance of its beach fire rings without private donations for the first time in more than three years, according to the mayor's office.
Maintenance of the concrete rings has been caught up in...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Sunday marks the one-year anniversary of the Martinsville West Middle School shooting.
It was every parent's worst nightmare. Hundreds of people swarmed the streets surrounding the school, helplessly awaiting news that their child was okay, that the...
| 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...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:29 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher announced Wednesday that he is leaving the Republican Party to become an independent candidate in the race for San Diego mayor.
In a video posted on YouTube, Fletcher said that he thought about becoming an...