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Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

Ammar Campa-Najjar’s American dream

While the past months have been exhaustingly busy for the first-time candidate, something which is apparent from our interview, he is not slowing down anytime soon.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Best Places to SUP in San Diego

There's a reason it's called America's Finest City

Music | Music

TOO MANY DAVES in DUDES ROOM

Dudes Room from the album "Weekend At Daves" by Too Many Daves starring: Dave Decker, Dave Disorder, Dave Rcade, Davey Tilt, Joe Dave and Blue the dog featur...

Food & Drink | Coffee

Best Coffee Shops San Diego | North Park | Torque Moto Cafe

Coffee shop and cafe serving the best breakfast, brunch & lunch in a stylish and friendly atmosphere. Outdoor patio, dog friendly, gluten free options

Politics | Politics

On behalf of women everywhere…

Fuck. This. Shit. Fuck all this motherfucking bullshit.

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

No bad meals at Bud and Rob’s

Louisiana’s Cajun and Creole cuisine has quite the reputation. It is, some have said, America’s only original cuisine.

Sports | Cycling

American woman becomes fastest human on a bicycle

Denise Mueller-Korenek, a 15-time bicycling USA National Champion, became the fastest human on a bicycle Sunday when she was clocked at 183.9 mph on the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. Mueller-Koren…

Sports | Cycling

How This Woman Plans to Ride a Bike 170 Miles Per Hour | WIRED

Denise Mueller-Korenek set the women's paced bicycle speed record in 2016, pedaling to 147 miles per hour. Now she's ready to attempt to break the overall re...

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

The Colorful History of the Rowdies, Radicals and Ruffians of Ocean Beach

Grassroots and Progressive views on local, national and world news

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

UPCOMING EVENTS - Drop Dead Dames

Save the date! July 27, 2018 for ELIXIR! The new Summer show from Drop Dead Dames Burlesque, San Diego, California. Buy tickets today!

Music | Music

The Schizophonics | Free Listening on SoundCloud #SanDiego #SD #GarageRock | Music | Pinterest

The Schizophonics | Free Listening on SoundCloud #SanDiego #SD #GarageRock

News | News

San Diego council votes to limit Airbnb rentals to primary residences only

In a move that will dramatically alter San Diego’s home sharing landscape, the City Council Monday voted to outlaw vacation rentals in secondary homes, limiting short-term stays to one’s primary residence only.

Politics | Politics

How low can they go?

With respect to the 1,500 “missing” kids, those in the know argue the descriptor is innacurate. These “unaccompanied alien children” (UACs) aren’t missing they say, but have been placed with vetted sponsors, often relatives already living in the

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

Aero Club to leave, while Red Fox Room finds new home

Yet another historic bar is being forced to close or relocate due to San Diego’s rising property rates. This time, it’s the India Street whiskey joint, The Aero Club (3365 India St.).

Politics | Politics

The problem with seeing something, saying something

Perhaps this general apathy toward stepping in, coupled with seeing the televised deaths of 2,977 people, led the brains behind the “See something, say something” campaign to do something.

Music | Music

Therapy crack the code

Therapy is part of an increasingly more active hardcore scene in San Diego, which includes like-minded bands such as Heat and Karbonite.

Entertainment | Music

Jason Lee and the R.I.P. Tides - Mr Moai's

Shot locally in San Diego.

Music | Music

Weekend At Dave's, by TOO MANY DAVES

13 track album

News | News

Del Mar reluctantly adds ‘managed retreat’ to coastal erosion options

Only as a last resort would city consider taking homes off the beach

News | News

No, a new bill wouldn't 'literally' ban Bible sales in California but debate rages

Despite proof of the contrary, false claims that a bill in California will ban the sale of Bibles continue to spread online.

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

Priscilla Yanez — Civil Service Worker or Spy?

About month ago I sat down to interview Tina Real. Tina has memories of San Diego that span her eight decades here. What began as an interview of Tina herself quickly expanded to encompass her her…

News | News

I Read the News Today, Oh Boy. And Realized I Should Start Paying for It.

Today's column will come as a shocker to some folks. I've thought long and hard about this as someone who regularly offers up analysis of current events.  I grew up as a writer steeped in loathing for the establishment press. The hostility disp

Music | Music

Awesome Fest 11 - San Diego, CA (February 16-18, 2017)

Awesome Fest is a three-day live music festival of intentionally limited scale aimed at showcasing the diversity, intensity and beauty of DIY punk music.

Politics | Politics

How to Make Housing More Affordable in San Diego

By Murtaza Baxamusa / SanDiegoUrbDeZine There isn't enough affordable housing being built in the city of San Diego. Lenders and banks aren't lending as much, apartment owners aren't caring, and builders aren't building as much since

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

Art-topia, Part 3: Everyone’s business

Accompanied by a thriving local economy, this interconnection of neighborhoods can also lend a sense of living in a real city, rather than a collection of suburbs and shopping malls linked by freeways.

Politics | Politics

Dear dudes, you’re all trash

Men are trash. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it every day until my last dying breath. Sure, some men are less trash, but rest assured, all men are at least diet trash.

Politics | Politics

No gracias, La Gracia

What she loves is a purified, whitewashed version of our culture—a safe and romanticized Mexico she built for herself while vacationing in resorts and wintering in Sayulita. Then she tried to sell it back to a community.

Politics | Politics

A Chicano Community In San Diego Is Outraged Over A White Woman's Attempt To Open A 'Modern Fruteria'

Jenny Niezgoda clearly didn't do her homework. The travel blogger and self-proclaimed "barefoot bohemian" released a now-canceled Kickstarter campaign and accompanying video for her next passion project - a "plant-based cocina" and "modern fruteria"

Politics | Politics

Gov. Brown Signs Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher Bill Reforming SANDAG

SACRAMENTO  – (Wednesday, October 11, 2017) – Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill by California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) that will bring major reforms to San Diego’s regional transportation agency – a huge victory

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

Home - Manila Sunset Filipino Restaurant

Welcome to Manila Sunset. We cannot promise to give you the grandeur of the famous sunset at Manila Bay, but only the authentic taste of the Philippine cuisine and the country's legendary hospitality.

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

The Reef Lounge - John McGehee

When I was a boy, I saw the most outlandish scene at the Handerly Hotel & Resort (formerly the Stardust Motor Hotel) in San Diego

Music | Music

Watch It Burn x Tiltwheel Split "Twice a dose" 2003

Watch It Burn x Tiltwheel Split "Twice a dose" 2003 1 sad songs never die 2 i'm sleeping at the beach tonight 3 leave it alone 4 hold my hand to make it them...

Music | Music

Tiltwheel - Boat In Boiling Water

Tiltwheel song from their 7'' split with Dan Padilla, The Tim Version & Hidden Spots

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

Classic San Diego Tiki - ClassicSanDiego.com

Polynesian-themed restaurants and tiki bars from the San Diego area’s past and present. How many of theses classic San Diego tiki joints do you know?

Sports | Sports

San Diego is not a sports town

Look, I don’t doubt that an MLS team would be a great thing for San Diego (especially if we go with that Footy McFooty Face nickname), but let’s be clear about something: San Diego is not a sports town.

Entertainment | Music

Jason Lee & the Black Tides - Calypso - Tiki Oasis 2016

Jason Lee & the Black Tides play "Calypso" which will be on their upcoming new album. Jason Hanna is on trumpet with Peachy Punch and Judy Luck dancing For m...

Music | Music

San Diego Punk - Punk Rock!

San Diego Punk covers the local Punk music scene in San Diego, CA. The goal of San Diego Punk will always be to promote our local musicians, artists, and community.

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

San Diego's Art Scene Can't Stop Asking Itself: 'What's Wrong With Me?' - Voice of San Diego

For years, folks have been organizing panels and discussions on why San Diego doesn't have a more vibrant arts scene. Here are 10 points that continually resurface in the arts world's neverending soul-searching quest.

News | News

Trump order drops protection for families of deployed military

Imagine you are a member of the United States military deployed on the front lines confronting ISIS or other terrorist threats. Suddenly you get a desperate phone call from home — Immigration and Customs Enforcement has arrested your family and they’r

Food & Drink | Coffee

13 of the Best Coffee Shops in San Diego to Get Work Done - Things To Do In San Diego

Working from home is an awesome,but sometimes you need to get out of the house. Here are a few of San Diego`s best coffee shops where you can actually get work done.

Music | Music

TOO MANY DAVES in DUDES ROOM

Dudes Room from the album "Weekend At Daves" by Too Many Daves starring: Dave Decker, Dave Disorder, Dave Rcade, Davey Tilt, Joe Dave and Blue the dog featur...

Music | Music

Awesomefest 10 Sunday Afternoon, U-31 & The Office, San Diego

Sunday afternoon at Awesomefest 10 saw a first and a last. It marked the first appearance of Seattle's Four Lights, a new power pop punk band that, I predict, is going to take the music scene by storm. And it marked what is likely the final appearanc