| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:39 PM
SAN DIEGO — SeaWorld? Check. Balboa Park? Check. The zoo? Check. Most folks heading here for a vacation visit the usual tourist spots. Those are great, but there's more to the self-styled America's Finest City than a famous theme park, museums,...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Plans for the first extensive pollution cleanup in Marina del Rey history have sparked a revolt by boat owners at the tony harbor that could echo along the length of the California coast.
The Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board on...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 6:22 PM
As I was saying to my editor the other day, just before I put him in a headlock and told him I loved him, any time a sheriff creates a sexual harassment hotline for women who believe they are victims of the local mayor, it’s not a good sign for...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:51 AM
SAN DIEGO — A former aide claims San Diego's mayor put her in a headlock and spoke of having sex with her.
The allegations, made Monday, brought new pressure on embattled Mayor Bob Filner to step down.
Filner "is not fit to be the mayor of our...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 3:02 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Port of San Diego Commissioner Scott Peters picked up a major endorsement for his congressional campaign Tuesday, while his opponent accused him of helping to start the city of San Diego's financial mess and called on him to apologize for his...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:36 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A 3.3-acre park just north of Seaport Village will be dedicated Thursday morning by Port of San Diego and city of San Diego officials.
Ruocco Park, which is on the site of the former Harbor Seafood Mart on the southwest corner of West Harbor...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:05 AM
SAN DIEGO -- An email thread about a proposal to locate an NFL stadium at the site of the 10th Avenue Marine Terminal stirred up the San Diego mayoral race Wednesday.
In the emails obtained and published online by KPBS, U-T San Diego CEO John Lynch...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:46 AM
U-T San Diego CEO John Lynch threatened to use the newspaper he manages to push to dissolve the Unified Port of San Diego, an email given to Voice of San Diego Thursday by port Commissioner Scott Peters reveals.
The threat came as Lynch pressed Peters on...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:06 PM
SAN DIEGO -- San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders spoke in the nation's capital Tuesday against possible automatic cuts in defense spending next year.
Sanders was joined by Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H.,...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 6:35 PM
NATIONAL CITY, Calif. -- A 7-year-old boy was fatally struck by a fishing boat that was docking Sunday at Pepper Park in National City, officials said.
An estimated 20-foot fishing boat with three men and one of the men's 7-year-old son was returning...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 8:03 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Dole Food Co. signed a lease with the Port of San Diego Tuesday that expected to keep the fruit importer in town for another 25 years.
The decision was made at Tuesday's meeting despite opposition from some San Diegans.
Dole has called...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Tis the season and the boat parades are underway in our local harbors and across the nation. For those living in southern Orange County, you have two more chances to see the 38th annual Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade of Lights. This year's theme is...