| Feb 13, 2012
| 9:03 AM
SAN DIEGO - The Unified Port of San Diego Board of Commissioners may decide the fate of the iconic 'Unconditional Surrender’ statue near the USS Midway during its meeting on Tuesday.
Thousands of visitors come to the park near Tuna Harbor to take...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 9:07 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The City Council Tuesday created a special district to finance the proposed $520 million expansion of the San Diego Convention Center but labor leaders promised to fight the project.
The council's 6-2 vote clears the way for owners of...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:41 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Mayor Jerry Sanders said Monday he opposes U-T San Diego's proposal for a new Chargers stadium and expanded convention center, but the newspaper's CEO said the city's plans are flawed.
In a two-page editorial in Sunday's edition, the...
| 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...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 2:53 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A legally questionable plan to fund the expansion of the San Diego Convention Center with a self-imposed room tax hike was overwhelmingly approved by hoteliers, the city clerk's office announced Tuesday.
The increase was backed by 92.03...
| May 1, 2012
| 6:33 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The public doesn’t get to see how these essential imports get into our country. On Tuesday, the Unified Port of San Diego gave FOX 5 a special tour of its two deep-water ports to kick off Maritime Month.
Whether it’s your car or...