| Nov 9, 2010
| 8:23 AM
As their land slowly inches its way down a Kensington hillside, residents of this toney neighborhood anxiously await a vote by the San Diego City Council. That vote is expected to take place at Tuesday's council meeting.
"It's been an awful long time,"...
| Nov 10, 2010
| 4:13 PM
Goldenwest Street: A misdemeanor assault was reported in the 16500 block at 1:05 p.m. Saturday. The caller reported being punched in the face by his ex-girlfriend.
Springdale Street: A loud party was reported in the 17100 block at 11:03...
| Nov 11, 2010
I was marching down Foothill Boulevard, fuming. My only companion was our black Lab rescue dog, Miss Audrey Hepburn.
I was fuming because Salon's editor, Laura Miller, had blasted a well-established, international creative writing project known as...
| Dec 7, 2010
| 6:52 PM
Below is the new Order of March for the 2011 Mummers Parade.
Comic Division 1. Murray 2. Goodtimers 3. Landi
Comic Wench Brigades 1. Oregon 2. Saints 3. Bryson 4. Riverfront 5. O'Malley 6. Pirates 7. Cara Liom 8. Froggy Carr
Fancy Division 1. Golden...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 8:08 PM
Artist Scott Lobaido made good on a promise to repaint one of his signature flag murals which was defaced by a vandal.
He painted over the words "Patriotism Makes Me Sick" scribbled across his flag which he originally created on the wall of a...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:07 AM
Motorists are advised that eastbound Route 30 on the Wrights Ferry Bridge over the Susquehanna River will be restricted to a single lane - i.e., restricted to the express lane - for a short time today between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Thursday,...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:20 AM
At long last, a cold front will snap a stubborn heat wave that has roasted much of the country for more than a week.
However, the front is also expected to bring storms as it moves through the Midwest and Northeast on Sunday.
The front has already...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 6:44 AM
OK, seriously? How does this happen every single season? I think the show is asinine right until we hit hometowns, and then — bam, I suddenly find myself rooting for Emily and her man to make it while Phil Collins' "Against All Odds" begins...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 7:03 AM
OK, before I get into Monday's marvelous non-overnight date episode of "The Bachelorette," a disclaimer: I knew Sean was going home Monday. That's because over the weekend I attended the "Men Tell All" taping, where I got to talk to all of the losers --...
| 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
| 7:51 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Seven years after heavy rains started pulling apart a fragile hillside in the Kensington neighborhood, a $2.2-million slope restoration project is slated to finish Monday.
Crews spent the last six months building a 360-foot wall along Aldine...