Identity depends on who sees who Sat, Jun 27 2015 12:00 PM

"Who am I?" I asked Dr. Shrinx, flopping down on her leather couch.
“Who do you think you are?” she asked, crossing her legs so that her bright red size 23 high tops with rainbow laces pointed directly at me.
The therapist dresses [..]

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Best development has no foundation

The most promising — maybe even exciting — development in Chula Vista has nothing to do with a four-year university. When years from now that academic institution finally opens its doors, the hurrahs and cheers will gradually be replac [..]

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Hard facts of life easier to absorb with soft lighting

I strode into the Marriott ballroom, excited to be dressed to the nines and ready to dance the night away. All curls and sparkles, makeup thick as spackle, arms perpetually cocked in the hand-on-hip triangle that allegedly stops upper arms from wavin [..]

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Chance to include public is wasted

Zeroes. That’s what immediately comes to mind when I think of the current Sweetwater Union High School District board of trustees. In searching for and eventually appointing a new superintendent, they had an opportunity to distinguish themse [..]

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Capturing the spirit of history

Breakfast with my frenemy Pollyanne Bilder — frankly any meeting with her, really — can be trying. We always seem to misunderstand each other. “Did you hear they’re going to   tear down the local history museum?&r [..]

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