Maker’s Quarter is a game changer

By Kris Michell | Downtown Partnership News San Diego cannot thrive without an economically prosperous Downtown, and Downtown cannot succeed without a healthy balance of commercial and residential opportunities. This week, Downtown breaks ground on the first multi-tenant office building in nearly a decade — Block D of the new and innovative Makers Quarter.

Get your passport ready

Posted: June 2nd, 2017 | Columnists, Featured, Little Italy News | No Comments

By Chris Gomez | Little Italy News Grab your passport — but skip the flight — and get down to Little Italy for the foodie event of the summer! It will feel like you’ve been transported to Italy as you stroll the streets of the beautiful waterfront neighborhood, listening to live music on street corners and enjoying tastings from dozens of restaurants […]

Fashion Files – May 2017

Posted: May 5th, 2017 | Columnists, Fashion Files, Featured | 1 Comment

By Diana Cavagnaro | Fashion Files Hats off to ‘Everything’s Coming Up Roses’ The Altrusa International Club of San Diego presented their annual Fashion Show at the Double Tree Hotel at Hazard Center on April 22. The luncheon and fashion show began with a silent auction and boutique shopping. If you forgot to wear your hat, […]

Placemaking: creating urban spaces people love

By Kris Michell | Downtown Partnership News The desire to reshape and reimagine public spaces is not a new one. From large plazas to small parks, shared spaces connect people and promote community character. In Downtown, the opportunities for placemaking activities are endless. However, the lack of a clear permitting process significantly hampers these opportunities. At […]