Six weeks before Tariq Khamisa's 21st birthday, on a cold Saturday night in January 1995, the San Diego State University sophomore was gunned down while delivering pizza. It was part ... Read more/news/2015/may/06/asian-pacific-heritage-month-local-hero-khamisa/
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Local Hero Daniel Hoang Makes a Difference Through Martial Arts
Daniel Hoang had set his dreams on becoming a physician. He volunteered at hospitals, and studied biochemistry at University of California, San Diego (UCSD), in 1994. He worked three years ... Read more/news/2015/may/05/Daniel-Hoang-Makes-a-Difference-Through-MA/
- April 23
Historians explain how the 1915 Panama-California Exposition, which created the Balboa Park we know today, was also a touchstone of the women’s movement in San Diego.
- April 22
Maureen O'Connor, the San Diego mayor from 1986 to 1992, will remain hospitalized at Sharp Healthcare for observation for another day.
- April 22
Once again San Diego Opera challenges preconceived notions about what opera is and expands the horizons about what it can be with the new mariachi opera "El Pasado Nunca se Termina" that has two performances this Saturday at the Civic Theater.
- April 16
Pac-Arts’ fifth annual Spring Showcase kicks off Thursday night with the documentary “In Football We Trust.”
- April 14
For the second time in as many days, a cruise ship arrived in San Diego carrying scores of passengers who had fallen ill with gastrointestinal ailments.
- April 13
The effort was a training exercise and a public service to help the San Diego Natural History Museum's research on whales.
- April 10
"The White Snake" (continuing through April 26 at the Old Globe Theatre) is an ancient tale about two snake spirits that learn how to transform into beautiful women and live on earth. It provides the perfect foundation for playwright and director Mary Zimmerman, who sees theater as a playground for the imagination.
- April 7
They're among 650 marine mammals taken in by the theme park's animal rescue team so far this year.
- April 2
This past weekend I watched 14 feature films and a handful of shorts in less than four days at the TCM Classic Film Festival, and it reminded me why I fell in love with movies in the first place.
- April 1
Playwright Jamie Morris likes to take mainstream American sitcoms and turn them into R-rated gay romps with a male cast in drag. Morris’ “The Facts of Life: The Lost Episode” had a sold out run at Diversionary Theater in 2012 and returns Thursday night for an encore engagement.