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Downtown Briefs – February 2017

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Downtown Briefs, News, Opinion & News | No Comments

CONVENTION CENTER EXPANSION RULED VALID The city of San Diego’s plans for expanding its waterfront convention center have been ruled legally sound and fully compliant with the California Coastal Act and the California Environmental Quality Act. Superior Court Judge Joel R. Wohlfeil presided over the case, San Diego Navy Broadway Complex Coalition v. Coastal Commission, […]

Downtown Calendar — January 2017

Posted: January 6th, 2017 | Arts & Entertainment, Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

‘LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS’ FRIDAY, JAN. 6 It’s everyone’s favorite boy-meets-girl, plant-eats-world love story. Take a musical journey with San Diego Junior Theatre through the streets of Skid Row to a struggling flower shop where a bloodthirsty plant from another world eagerly awaits its next victim. The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a […]

Guest editorial: Select a charity, not a scam

Posted: December 2nd, 2016 | Opinion, Opinion & News | No Comments

By Paul Downey Giving to a charity each year is easy for most of us. We find ourselves drawn to a cause, a particular group, mission and, well, we just plain want to help those who may be less fortunate than ourselves. When you have a personal tie to an organization, giving your hard-earned dollars […]