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When art and dance collide

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When art and dance collide When art and dance collide

The power of flowers

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Keeping cool with EarthFair

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e3 to the third power

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For the love of bread

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Opinion & News

Guest editorial: Homeless but hopeful

Posted: April 1st, 2016 | Opinion, Opinion & News | 1 Comment

A man with a plan

By Orlando Barahona

I’m a homeless man, albeit not the stereotypical kind that black and white photographs of talented photographers get exhibitions for. No one would know I have no place to call my own by the way I dress and my demeanor.

As one of many displaced workers, the daily struggle of searching for jobs and fulfilling essential needs has led to raw difficulties, usually overcome through generous career programs, which offer the possibility of printing résumés and re-building a professional image as well as social services agencies. My wardrobe has the unfortunate flaw of a backpack or a messenger bag where I must place my electronic items (to prevent theft in shelters), and all medications, medical and legal files I need are also a weight to bear against a mismatched suit. Read More

Downtown Calendar – April 2016

Posted: April 1st, 2016 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

FEATURED EVENTS

‘Core Sessions’
Saturday, April 2

Downtown San Diego Partnership and Balanced Fitness and Health will present several fitness classes under the name “Core Sessions.” Read More

Downtown Briefs April 2016

Posted: April 1st, 2016 | Downtown Briefs, News, Opinion & News | No Comments

A REMINDER FROM MTS

Lane closures and pedestrian detours in Gaslamp Quarter 

As part of the Downtown “Rapid Stations Project,” a total of 11 new stations will be built on and along the Broadway corridor to serve routes that terminate Downtown. Read More