Skip to main content









Donation Heart Ribbon


Local Heroes

Meet American Indian Heritage Month Local Hero Joely Proudfit

Tease photo

Joely Proudfit is a Luiseño professor who wants American Indians to control how they're represented in media. She heads the largest Native peoples film festival in the state. Read more

Meet American Indian Heritage Month Local Hero Randy Edmonds

Tease photo

Randy Edmonds is a tribal elder who's coached fellow Indians through a common evolution: moving from life on a reservation, to life in the city. He's dedicated to tradition, and ... Read more

Food Events

Kick Off To Summer! Hotel Republic Rooftop BBQ With Local Chefs, Brews & Spirits

Friday, May 25, 2018 Hotel Republic

The Patio At Night Pop-Up At KITCHEN 1540

Friday, May 25, 2018 L'Auberge Del Mar

Stone Brews Cruise

Friday, May 25, 2018 Hornblower Adventure Yacht

Check out more food events →

Gardening Events

Kokedama Workshop At Walter Andersen Poway

Saturday, May 26, 2018 Walter Andersen Poway

Fiesta Botanica: Celebrating Balboa Park’s Plants & Gardens

Saturday, May 26, 2018 Balboa Park

National Trails Day With REI

Saturday, June 2, 2018 Viewpoint Brewery

Check out more gardening events →

Tease photo for story

Report: San Diego County's Wine Industry Keeps Growing

Nov. 16, 2017
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

A new report commissioned by the San Diego County Vintners Association shows the economic impact of the local wine industry is $30.4 million. The total number of acres of wine grapes harvested has more than doubled since 2010.

Tease photo for story

San Diego International Fringe Hit 'Josephine' Returns For Encore Performance

Nov. 15, 2017
By Beth Accomando

Last year "Josephine" won Outstanding Solo Performance and Best Show at San Diego International Fringe Festival. The one-woman dream cabaret pays tribute to singer-dancer Josephine Baker. Now, "Josephine" returns to where it all began, the Spreckels Theatre for one performance this Friday.

Tease photo for story

New Affordable Housing Complex Opens In Chula Vista

Nov. 14, 2017
By Matt Hoffman

Located in Otay Ranch's Millenia development, there are 210 units for low-income seniors and families.

Tease photo for story

Salvation Army Launches Largest Yearly Fundraiser, While Adult Rehabilitation Center Struggles

Nov. 13, 2017
By Matt Hoffman

The local Salvation Army said it hopes to raise $900,000 from the Red Kettle Program this year, but its Adult Rehabilitation Center is dealing with a lack of non-cash donations.

Tease photo for story

San Diego Asian Film Festival Opens Thursday Night At theNAT

Nov. 9, 2017
By Beth Accomando

The 18th annual San Diego Asian Film Festival launches Thursday night with "Oh Lucy" screening at the San Diego Natural History Museum's Kaplan Theater and continues through Nov. 18 at multiple venues.

Tease photo for story

Calls For End To Mexico's Capture Of Endangered Porpoise

Nov. 6, 2017
By Associated Press

Calls are mounting for the Mexican government and international experts to stop an operation to capture and enclose the few remaining vaquita porpoises, after one of the animals died soon after being caught over the weekend.

Tease photo for story

Acclaimed Chef David Tanis On The Simplicity Of 'Market Cooking'

Oct. 30, 2017
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

David Tanis, the former head chef of the famed Chez Panisse restaurant, will be speaking this week about his new cookbook, "Market Cooking," at two San Diego events.

Tease photo for story

John Witherspoon, Public Broadcasting Pioneer, First General Manager Of KPBS, Dies At 88

Oct. 13, 2017
By Amita Sharma, Pat Finn

John Witherspoon, who helped create the Public Broadcasting Act 50 years ago, was KPBS’s first general manager and the first president of the board of National Public Radio, has died.

Tease photo for story

Stone Brewing To Donate Portion Of Sales To California Wildfire Victims

Oct. 13, 2017
By City News Service

Escondido-based Stone Brewing's distributing division, Stone Distributing Co., announced Friday that it will donate a portion of its sales throughout this month to benefit people affected by the devastating fires in Northern California.

Tease photo for story

Roundtable: DACA Demands, Feinstein's Run, Hep A Continues, La Mesa School Board

Oct. 13, 2017
By Pat Finn

President Trump said he wanted to make a deal with Democrats to save DACA and then seemed to make a deal impossible. Dianne Feinstein will keep running. Hepatitis A keeps making people sick. And the La Mesa-Spring Valley School District appoints a novice to fill a vacant seat.