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  • Market Watch: How to buy avocados at their best

    Market Watch: How to buy avocados at their best
    Choosing the right avocado for the season can be surprisingly tricky, even or especially at farmers markets. Good choices are available all year, but a knowledgeable buyer needs to juggle four factors: variety, season, growing area and fruit size. Every month or two the scenario changes, requiring buyers to stay nimble.
  • Cactus photos deliver 'snowflakes' from the desert

     
    The joy of cactus: They only need shoveling when you plant them. As the rain in Southern California gives way to sunshine, we thought we'd share our version of snowflakes with readers in colder climes. Photographer and writer Debra Lee...

    Affordable-housing advocates push plan to preserve tax money for redevelopment

     
    Affordable housing advocates have been content to let local government leaders try to convince the Legislature to hold onto the state’s $5-billion redevelopment program, which requires 20% of the money to be spent on building affordable housing....

    Resident of San Diego County 'bomb house' pleads guilty, faces 30 years in prison

     
    A 54-year-old Escondido-area man admitted in federal court Monday that he made a wide variety of explosives and kept them in his rented home, and also that he used a firearm in two bank robberies. George Djura Jakubec faces a...

    Patricia Patterson — a painter poised between two worlds

     
    A retrospective for painter Patricia Patterson.