| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:43 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The company hired to put on the annual "Big Bay Boom" fireworks display blamed Wednesday's spectacular failure on bad software.
August Santore, co-owner of Garden State Fireworks, told Fox 5 News that the problem was caused by a software...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 3:04 PM
SAN DIEGO -- More than 100,000 people crowded Harbor Drive in downtown San Diego for Wednesday's Port of San Diego Big Bay Balloon Parade.
The parade, which organizers say is the largest balloon parade in the country, began at about 10 a.m.
| Feb 15, 2012
| 6:34 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Despite big plans by hotel developer and U-T San Diego owner Doug Manchester to turn the 10th Avenue Marine Terminal into an entertainment destination, it will remain a cargo facility.
During a nearly 7 hour board meeting, a third of which...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 6:10 PM
SAN DIEGO—A local artist is inviting couples to meet in front of the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture Saturday morning to reenact the statue’s iconic pose.
The photographer known as Michael RealPeople is calling it the “Big Kiss-...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 5:56 PM
SAN DIEGO -- An effort to put a statue to legendary baseball Hall-of-Famer and San Diego native Ted Williams on the Embarcadero may be gaining momentum.
Local baseball historian Bill Swank has campaigned for the statue to Unified Port of San Diego...
| 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...