Still waiting for a different outcome Sat, Jun 24 2017 12:00 PM

After years of held breaths, dashed hopes and re-crossed fingers coupled with the belief that this time it was different, the announcement came that a letter of intent had been signed for magnificent redevelopment on Chula Vista’s bayfront.
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New show, same message at park

I'm an ambivalent fan of SeaWorld. I understand and appreciate animal rights activists’ concern over keeping gargantuan mammals in pens that are tiny when compared to their natural oceanic habitat. I cringe when I think about walruses and d [..]

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Besties in a nightmare scenario

In one of my more unpleasant dreams, the check never comes. I’m at lunch with a colleague. It’s a meeting with someone I know casually. Seated near the floor-to-ceiling window I watch people stroll along the sidewalk yards away from a [..]

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Mother of all days and headaches

I survived my mom. But yours... I enjoy time with my mater, whether it’s listening to her recount family history (fine, it’s gossip), having her cajole me into a third helping of my favorite dinner or gently teasing her for not knowing [..]

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Futbol town? Not sure about that

San Diego soccer city? It’s a question I’m not sure how to answer. Certainly there is, and has been for a decade or so, a surging interest in jogo bonito — the Brazilian way of referring to the beautiful game which is another way of [..]

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