She’s a friend to the library but probably not to the Bearcat Fri, Sep 19 2014 12:00 PM

On Sept. 4, Imozelle McVeigh wrote a letter to the editor of the big daily newspaper down the street. She lauded the Chula Vista City Council for last year’s budgeting equal funds for library books as they did for bullets for the cops.Then, McV [..]

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Not just a walk in the park

Last week I outlined what the San Diego County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Team was all about, their training, equipment and mission. This group is made up of people who are interested in more than a nice hike in the woods or hills, carrying a [..]

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They will find you

Growing up in Flint, Michigan I was the youngest kid in the neighborhood. When playing football with the big guys, they usually let me participate so they could practice their tackling. But, other than sports, I was often told to "get lost." I don [..]

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The art of creativity can yield breathtaking results

The Star-News is publishing archived columns written by Richard Peña. Today’s column first appeared Aug. 3, 2012.

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Not everyone finds candy sweet

Please do not infer from what I write on this topic that I favor one side or the other. From my "investigation" so far it seems Eyecandy Showgirls may have submitted a fraudulent application when they declared the business would be a "comedy club [..]

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