What you say and how you say it Sat, Sep 27 2014 12:00 PM

I've never known Cheryl Cox to shinny up a tree so it caught my attention Tuesday when I heard her go out on a limb and propose discussion that wasn’t specific and exclusive to Chula Vista.
The outgoing mayor isn’t a wallflower but it [..]

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Cameras don't lie, people do

As someone who is averse to being photographed or recorded, the ubiquity of camera phones and other recording devices is  unsettling. And while I’m still not likely to "selfie" in public or private, I’ve come to accept that the age [..]

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Nose for contemplation

Does the Sweetwater Union High School District have a drug problem? Should the South County’s high school district be renamed Bongwater HSD? Those are a couple of questions that came to mind after reading a letter posted on various high scho [..]

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To be the best you have to be open

It was around March when two local councilman got into a gastronomical bragging contest. National City councilman Luis Natividad and Chula Vista Councilman Rudy Ramirez eachproclaimed their respective cities were home to the best menudo in Sou [..]

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Enjoy the break from daily drama

The kid asked if journalism was easy to get into. My first impulse was to ask him, “Why would you want to? The pay is wanting, the prestige minimal and the long hours are often accompanied by low to high levels of stress.” Instead — [..]

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