Inside the Coastal Commission’s dysfunction, a NIMBY killer in the works, S.D.’s gay history and a classic album cover shot in our fair city turns 50.
Last week, city attorney candidate Mara Elliott made waves by declaring that the city’s much-ballyhooed Climate Change Plan wasn’t as iron-clad as people thought. She said residents wouldn’t necessarily be able to sue if the city failed to live up to the plan’s intentions. Elliott is now backing off her claim, VOSD’s Andrew Keatts reports, “but […]
Water forecasters try to get it right this time, signature-gatherers find big payday, S.D.’s inferiority complex, a Catholic rethink and tequila price drama.
It’s fair to say many business and political leaders are not fans of attorney Cory Briggs. His lawsuits using California environmental laws have stalled projects throughout Southern California. He’s been a major player in bids to kill off developments in San Diego. Critics, including San Diego’s city attorney, can’t stand Briggs but he sometimes wins big […]
Trump promises quick progress on border wall, a Clinton speaks at Balboa Park, tracking local methane gas, grim earthquake prospects, gondolas galore (maybe) and San Diego map to remember.
More 911 horror stories, councilman stands with Airbnb, Gov. Brown smacks down Florida gov, Calif. GOP primary (probably) won’t matter, tension at SDSU, tech and teens and a handy food app.
It must have seemed like a good idea at the time. A few years back, water officials spent hundreds of millions on water treatment plans because Southern California liked to guzzle. Now, we’re conserving water, and treatment plants are going idle. But, as VOSD’s Ry Rivard reports, we’re still paying the price for the debt […]
Everyone knows Barrio Logan is changing. Its location makes it attractive for development and artists are flocking to it. This is causing some tension. In this week’s Culture Report, Kinsee Morlan writes about the launch of her new podcast, the San Diego Culturecast. The first season will be an exploration of what’s happening in Barrio Logan as new wave of […]
Portable classrooms are a permanent part of school scene, state lawmakers target guns but let Uber off hook, asset seizure gets a critical look, cross-border tunnel is a wonder and skunks do their (stinky) thing.
City attorney scorched after blistering all Dems, no charges against Supe Roberts, arrest in high-profile cold case, food stamp program streamlined, a Star Trike mishap and a new kind of airport run.