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San Diego Heirs Of Jewish Art Collector Get California Attorney General's Support

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California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris asked a federal appeals court to reinstate a case brought by San Diego heirs of a Jewish art collector forced to give up a ... Read more

Meet Black History Month Local Hero Marc Chery

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Marc Chery is a dedicated public servant. He's worked with boundless amounts of books and people in his San Diego tenure. And for all this work and effort, he's been ... Read more

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Food Events

Tower After Hours: Ireland

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 Museum of Man

Foodie Friday at La Jolla Playhouse

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 La Jolla Playhouse

An Artist @ The Table Series

Saturday, March 26, 2016 Private San Diego residences

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Gardening Events

Restore Native Habitat To Help Endangered Birds

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 Fiesta Island

Free Garden Tour

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 Water Conservation Garden at Cuyamaca College

Gardening 101: Getting Ready For Spring

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016 City Farmers Nursery

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Podcast Episode 50: Cynthia Nixon On Acting And 'James White'

Dec. 4
By Beth Accomando
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This year is turning out to be a good one for older actresses. Cynthia Nixon talks about her role in the new independent film “James White” (opened Dec. 4 at Arclight La Jolla).

Isabel Allende Discusses Aging, Memory And Refugees

Nov. 30
By Jean Guerrero
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Isabel Allende was the guest at the annual Author's Luncheon hosted by Words Alive, a San Diego-based nonprofit that promotes literacy for low-income youths. She discussed her new book and more.

A John Waters Christmas Promises To Be Naughty

Nov. 27
By Beth Accomando
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John Waters – the self-proclaimed "Pope of Trash" and "People’s Pervert" – returns to San Diego (Nov. 30 at The Observatory North Park) for the John Waters Christmas Tour 2015.

Chef Bernard Guillas Shares Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas

Nov. 25
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Chef Bernard of the Marine Room restaurant in La Jolla will answer questions about cooking, entertaining and all-around enjoying the holidays.

Thanksgiving Sci-Q: The Science Of Comfort Food

Nov. 24
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Any good meal can comfort hunger but when it comes to those meals we call "comfort food," it means something more than just feeling full.

University Of San Diego Forum Examines Global Refugee Crisis

Nov. 4
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The situation in Syria and Europe is considered the biggest refugee crisis since World War II. A public forum asks whether the world should be more prepared for the population upheavals that come with war.

Podcast Episode 42: Feminist Western And Horror Film List

Oct. 29
By Beth Accomando
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Feminist western barely qualifies as a subgenre since there are so few entries but "The Keeping Room" (opening Oct. 30 at Landmark's Ken Cinema) offers a strong entry.

Transgender In Prison: How California's New Guidelines Will Be Implemented

Oct. 26
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California will now pay for transgender inmates who meet certain criteria to have sex-reassignment surgery.

Southern White Rhino Baby Makes Debut At San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Oct. 16
By City News Service
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Kianga, which means sunshine in Swahili, was born Tuesday to mother Kacy and father Maoto — their second calf together. She's the 94th of her species born at the Safari Park.

Does California Coastal Commission Have Authority To Ban Breeding At SeaWorld?

Oct. 12
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The California Coastal Commission approved SeaWorld's request to expand the holding tanks for its killer whales on the condition that it halts its breeding program.