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Chimpos reunites after 30 years and finally records debut album
In the music business the phrase “long awaited debut album,” is practically a cliché. However, in the case of Ocean Beach-based band Chimpos, who took more than 30 years to see their album, “Flung ...
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Story of Dick Virgilio, long-time Point Loma resident, told in ‘Strong In, Strong Out’
Dick Virgilio is known today as the father of trauma care in San Diego County. In his new biography, “Strong In, Strong Out,” you’ll shake your head in wonder at how he managed to survive his early...
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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OPINION: Save Open Space: Support Option B for Fiesta Island
As our city grapples with producing more housing, the amount of accessible natural open space is becoming increasingly scarce, especially near the beaches and bays. As an undeveloped open space par...
May 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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New at the San Diego County Fair: 'Wizard of Oz’ theme, ticket-less rides, speakeasy
Gone are the days of hoping your kids don’t lose their ride tickets for the San Diego County Fair. This year, the fair is going ticket-less.    Even with new rides like the open-air suspended passe...
May 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mt. Soledad Memorial Day ceremony to honor first African American awarded the Navy Cross
Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial will be honoring Doris (Dorie) Miller with a special plaque during its Memorial Day ceremony, which will take place 2 to 3 p.m. on Monday, May 27. United Stat...
May 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Track Wellness martial arts and fitness studio opens in Midway
On Track Wellness, a multidisciplinary martial arts and fitness studio, has found a new home behind Pechanga Arena San Diego. Ownership duo Nate Church and Eric Romo bring 50 years of martial arts ...
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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SeaWorld offers free admission for military veterans and guests
SeaWorld San Diego is honoring the men and women who have previously served in the U.S. armed services with a special free admissions program. Starting May 20, the park is offering complimentary ad...
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Returning to Raglan Public House was sweet and savory
With so many new restaurants opening up in Ocean Beach, it had been a long time since I ate a meal at Raglan Public House. It is rather surprising, because it has been one of my favorite restaurant...
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Record-setting Pointer baseball season comes to abrupt end
There were looks of shock and disbelief on the faces of Point Loma High's baseball players, excruciating expressions as their last batter was unable to beat out an infield grounder and the realizat...
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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New La Jolla custom furniture business will create the perfect piece for your space
Imagine this: you’ve found a couch you love, but it’s too big for your living room, or too small for your office, or the color doesn’t quite match the palette in your den. While that might have bee...
May 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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A wonderful, liberal education — Scripps College in the 1940s
After a long interlude, I am resuming where I left off regarding my life story… In the summer of 1944, I gave the graduation speech at Beverly Hills High School about coming to America as a refugee...
May 19, 2019 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mesa College's Golden Scissors Fashion & Awards Show
San Diego Mesa College presented the 38th annual Golden Scissors Fashion & Awards Show at the Sheraton Hotel and Marina on May 3. The show featured runway creations by Mesa College Fashion Design s...
May 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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University City news briefs and updates
Taste of the Triangle EdUCate’s 25th anniversary celebration at the Taste of the Triangle on May 3 was a vibrant and mouthwatering affair held at Pirch Westfield UTC. The venue was the perfect sett...
May 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Education Notebook: Pacific Beach Middle Strings Concert set for May 28
Pacific Beach Middle - Music is in the air at PBMS! Music director John O'Donnell will be leading his music students in the final concerts of the school year. The Strings Concert is on Tuesday, May...
May 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Belmont Park brings back 'Five After 5' May deals, and other things to do this weekend
Belmont Park recently launched its second annual “Five After 5” promotion featuring weekday and weekend deals throughout the park and boardwalk for $5 after 5 p.m. every day through May 31st. Anyon...
May 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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