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 […]

A nod to The Big Apple

By Frank Sabatini Jr. Imagine if San Diego and New York traded culinary places. Manhattanites could grab a killer carnitas burrito while sauntering through Times Square while we stuff our faces at any Downtown street corner with pizzas using soft water in the dough — the debated element that distinguishes East Coast pizza from all […]

Cleaning up the Gaslamp

Posted: May 5th, 2017 | Featured, News | 1 Comment

New training initiative targets lack of compliance Morgan M. Hurley | Editor The Gaslamp Quarter — which takes up 16 and a half city blocks of Downtown San Diego — was designated as a “national historic district” by the National Park Service in 1981. As a result of this designation, all businesses within the historic […]

It’s designated

Posted: May 5th, 2017 | Featured, News | No Comments

San Diego’s revered and historic firehouse honored on national register By Dave Schwab The nonprofit San Diego Firehouse Museum (SDFM), located in Little Italy San Diego, was recently listed in the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). That special designation preserves the museum’s vintage collection of fire vehicles, apparatus, tools and photos dating back 125 […]

Ready, set, exchange

Posted: May 5th, 2017 | Arts & Entertainment, Featured, News | No Comments

A month of museum visits awaits By Gina McGalliard If you love museums, May is going to be your lucky month. The San Diego Museum Council is having their “Big Exchange” — an event that allows patrons the opportunity to visit a wide assortment of institutions, a number of other arts and cultural destinations and […]

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, […]