As it deals with an ongoing staffing crisis, the San Diego Police Department is hoping to curb crime by stopping new bars and other establishments that serve alcohol from opening. One Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control official said SDPD has been protesting all new liquor license applications throughout the city.

There are plenty of responsible cycling enthusiasts in the San Diego County area. Too bad the group Critical Mass is not among them.

Most of the city of San Diego’s 16 business improvement districts failed to produce public records or adhere to rules governing public meetings.