Local women rocking the boat

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Featured, News | No Comments

Fundraiser for Women’s Museum honors local elected officials By Morgan M. Hurley | Editor Originally founded in 1995 by Mary Maschal, who opened her Golden Hill home to the public after having gathered relevant collectibles and memorabilia for over a decade, the Women’s Museum of California is now located in Liberty Station.

Learning from the past

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Theater Review | No Comments

By David Dixon Politics and sexuality are two timely subjects in 2017. That makes this an ideal year for Intrepid Theatre’s production of the 2016 comedy-drama, “Perfect Arrangement.” Taking place in 1950, the story follows two U.S. State Department employees, Bob Martindale (John DeCarlo) and Norma Baxter (Jennifer Paredes).

Fashion Files – February 2017

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Columnists, Fashion Files, Featured | No Comments

‘Marry Me!’ Bridal Bazaar By Diana Cavagnaro | Fashion Files The Winter Bridal Bazaar was presented at the San Diego Convention Center on Jan. 8, and the theme for the day was “Marry me!” Two hundred wedding professionals were on hand with all the information you would need for that special day. Brides-to-be could talk […]

Food and Drink Blotter: February 2017

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Featured, Food & Drink, Food & Drink Blotter | No Comments

By Frank Sabatini Jr. | Food and Drink Blotter Treehouse Hospitality has closed its enormous, two-level sports bar, 1919, which opened a year ago with a concept resonating to the infamous Chicago White Sox scandal of 1919. In a statement issued last month, the ownership cited “ever-increasing operating costs” as the main reason for shuttering. […]

Congressional Watch: More from U.S. Rep. Susan A. Davis

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Columnists, Congressional Watch, Featured, News, Politics | No Comments

By Andy Cohen | Congressional Watch (Editor’s note: This is the finale of a two-part interview with U.S. Rep. Susan A. Davis. Read the first part at As a new Congress begins its two-year term, Democrats have their work cut out for them. As the Trump era begins, Democrats will be hard-pressed to counteract the […]

New year, new jewels

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Columnists, Featured, Growing Balboa Park | No Comments

By Reema Makani Boccia | Growing Balboa Park  Every new year can bring reflection on the past, and setting goals for the year ahead. If getting to know your backyard park — aka Balboa Park — is one of your resolutions, take a stroll through the grounds and check out a few new things Friends […]

Meet our new faces

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Columnists, Downtown Partnership News, Featured, News | No Comments

By Kris Michell | Downtown Partnership News (Editor’s note: This edition of Downtown Partnership News was written by Angela Wells.) It’s a new year, and the Downtown San Diego Partnership has some new faces on its team. If you haven’t had a chance to meet them, be sure to swing by the office to say hello.

Should I invest in Bitcoin?

Posted: February 3rd, 2017 | Columnists, Featured, Financial News | No Comments

By Taylor Schulte | Financial News If you’ve been watching Bitcoin prices lately, you know they’ve made quite a run. As of this writing, a single Bitcoin is worth $831.91. To put things in perspective, Bitcoin values were in the $300-$400 range for much of 2015. Those who invested in Bitcoin years ago are likely rejoicing. But, […]