People & Profiles
Shara Fisler thrives at her job. She is the executive director for the Ocean Discovery Institute, an educational program she founded 15 years ago, in order to empower young people ... Read more/news/2015/mar/03/womens-history-month-local-hero-shara-fisler-helps/
Children love pretend games and Starla Lewis was no different. She remembers when she was a child living with her grandmother in Springfield, Missouri, playing a game with her cousins ... Read more/news/2015/mar/02/womens-history-month-local-hero-starla-lewis-champ/
- March 26
San Diego County added 41,000 residents between July 1, 2013, and July 1, 2014, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
- March 25
Kamala Harris said that she plans to ask a state court for permission to not authorize a proposed ballot initiative that advocates putting to death anyone who engages in sex with a person of the same gender.
- March 24
- Midday Edition
Former California Supreme Court Justice Cruz Reynoso is in San Diego Tuesday for a lecture at UC San Diego in honor of Cesar Chavez Day.
- March 23
Wednesday is the 50th anniversary of the last leg of the Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March. To celebrate that historic event, Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice will present a performance of Catherine Filloux's play, "Selma '65."
- March 20
About 3.9 percent of residents in the San Diego metro area identify themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender, according to a study by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law and Gallup.
- March 17
A San Marcos couple is celebrating its 81st wedding anniversary this week. Sam and Blanche Weiss share the secrets of their long lasting love affair.
- March 17
Actress Karen Black died in August 2013. FilmOut San Diego on Wednesday night will pay tribute to her great range with a double feature at Landmark’s Hillcrest Cinemas.
- March 11
The 22nd annual San Diego Latino Film Festival kicks off Thursday at the AMC Fashion Valley Theaters. The festival has a new home base and some new programmers at the helm, so change is in the air.
- March 7
The American Civil Liberties Union has started searching for deportees in Mexico who may be eligible to return to the United States as part of a class-action lawsuit against the federal government.
- Feb. 27
For the Globe’s new production of "The Twenty-Seventh Man" (running through March 22), playwright Nathan Englander found inspiration in an incident known as the Night of the Murdered Poets that took place under Stalin’s regime.
- Feb. 17
- Midday Edition
Iranian-American actor and comedian Maz Jobrani tells his story about growing up as an Iranian immigrant in Southern California.
- Feb. 13
As Aztec Printing closes its doors, the pictures on its walls tell a story of struggles, protests and victories in the Chicano Movement in San Diego.
- Feb. 6
Coronado Playhouse just extended its run of the musical "Avenue Q" through March 7. But don't be fooled by the cute puppets, this show is not for kids.
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