Stories for March 2013

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Saturday, March 30

Cardiff Kooks Café to become Flat Rock

March 30, 2013

  • Cardiff-by-the-Sea
  • Neighborhood News

Friday, March 29

Borrego Springs's Mud Caves

March 29, 2013

  • Anza-Borrego State Park
  • Kid-friendly Travel
  • Outdoors
  • Southern California
  • Travel

Stolen gasoline sold from vacant lot

March 29, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Tijuana

Neighbors on Long Branch save rape victim

March 29, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Ocean Beach

The Specials set the ska bar high at House of Blues

March 29, 2013

  • Concert Reviews

Denitia and Sene: His and Hers

March 29, 2013

  • On the Record

Thursday, March 28

In the Hopper, Part 2: The Next Best Things

March 28, 2013

  • San Diego Beer News

Jaunt up to Northern Ireland

March 28, 2013

  • Ireland
  • Must-see
  • Side Trips
  • Travel

How hot is your network?

March 28, 2013

  • Career Advice
  • Reader Jobs

Río Lagartos — The Yucatan's Natural Side

March 28, 2013

  • Mexico Travel
  • Off the Beaten Path
  • Side Trips
  • Travel
  • Wildlife

Garden of Innocence gets another angel

March 28, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Sorrento Valley

A career In fun

March 28, 2013

  • Career Advice
  • Reader Jobs

What the sequester means for the border

March 28, 2013

  • Baja
  • Neighborhood News
  • San Ysidro

Show up and put a smile on your face

March 28, 2013

  • Reader Jobs

Puppy mill protests continue

March 28, 2013

  • Grantville
  • Neighborhood News

The generation gap narrows

March 28, 2013

  • Employment Trends
  • Reader Jobs

Wednesday, March 27

Beer of the Week: Aleman/Two Brothers/Stone DayMan Coffee IPA

March 27, 2013

  • San Diego Beer News

San Diego State's growing contempt for undergrads

March 27, 2013

  • Cover Stories
  • SDSU

Air traffic control tower at the Ramona Airport to close

March 27, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Ramona

Gumbo bona fides at the Bistro

March 27, 2013

  • Downtown San Diego
  • Gaslamp
  • Tin Fork

Tecolote Canyon Natural Park

March 27, 2013

  • Bay Park
  • Clairemont
  • Linda Vista
  • Roam-O-Rama

The Stout's Brasser

March 27, 2013

  • Downtown San Diego
  • Drink Recipes
  • Gaslamp

The Pork Chop Express was no pleasure cruise

March 27, 2013

  • Feature Stories
  • Unforgettable: Long Ago San Diego

Stacy Antonel once paralyzed by fear

March 27, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

The pull of J.R.R. Tolkien

March 27, 2013

  • What's That You're Reading

In the San Diego clubs, March 28–April 3

March 27, 2013

  • Club Crawler

Rough treatment for a charliehorse

March 27, 2013

  • Straight from the Hip

Record-release roundup

March 27, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

Big sisters, little sisters

March 27, 2013

  • Diary of a Diva

The highest chair in Del Cerro

March 27, 2013

  • Del Cerro
  • Straight from the Hip

Starbuck, king of conception

March 27, 2013

  • Movie Reviews

West coast college basketball is a bust

March 27, 2013

  • SDSU
  • Sporting Box

Mission Valley’s fiberglass go-go girl

March 27, 2013

  • Mission Valley
  • Straight from the Hip

Parasailing with the Evans family

March 27, 2013

  • Mission Beach
  • News Under the Radar

Food-truck fight in Del Mar

March 27, 2013

  • City Lights
  • Del Mar

Bluesman Bill Magee turns 70

March 27, 2013

  • Of Note

Cousins, trash, and influence

March 27, 2013

  • News Under the Radar

My Medifast Diet Experience and French Tarts

March 27, 2013

  • Blog Diego
  • Carlsbad

Let's keep those percentages up!

March 27, 2013

  • Letters

Excerpt from an address by U.S. Attorney General Benjamin Franklin Butler

March 27, 2013

  • Literary and Spiritual Excerpts

March 21 Crossword Contenders

March 27, 2013

  • Puzzle

March 21 Sudoku Contenders

March 27, 2013

  • Puzzle

Tuesday, March 26

Krakow: The “Real” Europe

March 26, 2013

  • History
  • Must-see
  • Poland
  • Travel
  • Travel Editor picks

Car hits motorcyclist on Sunset Cliffs Boulevard

March 26, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Ocean Beach

More energy-efficiency home funding for Imperial Beach

March 26, 2013

  • Imperial Beach
  • Neighborhood News

Intergalactic Brewing invading Miramar

March 26, 2013

  • Miramar
  • San Diego Beer News

Mexico Beach

March 26, 2013

  • Beaches
  • Florida
  • Kid-friendly Travel
  • Off the Beaten Path
  • Travel

A vist to Kael’s Library

March 26, 2013

  • City Heights
  • Neighborhood News

Monday, March 25

Sleep cuts into Yani Tseng’s tee time at Carlsbad

March 25, 2013

  • Carlsbad
  • Neighborhood News

Encinitas seeks concessionaires for Moonlight Beach

March 25, 2013

  • Encinitas
  • Neighborhood News

Vail: Not Just a Ski Town

March 25, 2013

  • Colorado
  • Must-see
  • Outdoors
  • Seasonal
  • Travel

Street style: prints and patterns

March 25, 2013

  • Clairemont
  • Street Style

Saturday, March 23

Border Patrol schedules closure of Friendship Park

March 23, 2013

  • Imperial Beach
  • Neighborhood News

Alleged renegade in Jeep crashes cars on Sunset Cliffs

March 23, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Ocean Beach

Carlsbad Village to extend restaurants into the street

March 23, 2013

  • Carlsbad
  • Neighborhood News

Friday, March 22

Beer of the Week: The Lost Abbey Sede Vacante

March 22, 2013

  • San Diego Beer News

Desert Inspiration in Palm Springs

March 22, 2013

  • Eat & Drink
  • Must-see
  • Outdoors
  • Southern California
  • Travel

Does intersection warrant stop signs in San Carlos?

March 22, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • San Carlos

Justin Timberlake's 20/20 Experience

March 22, 2013

  • On the Record

Further Explorations: Corea, Gomez, and Motian

March 22, 2013

  • On the Record

Soma infected by Bad Religion

March 22, 2013

  • Concert Reviews

Thursday, March 21

In the Hopper, Part 1: The Top Five

March 21, 2013

  • San Diego Beer News

A Discovery: Prague's Josefov

March 21, 2013

  • Czech Republic
  • History
  • Literate
  • Travel
  • Travel Editor picks

Baja California economy suffers for lack of northern visitors

March 21, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • San Ysidro
  • Tijuana

Sewage in Imperial Beach traced to Playas de Tijuana

March 21, 2013

  • Imperial Beach
  • Neighborhood News
  • Tijuana

Japanese students end a week in Encinitas

March 21, 2013

  • Encinitas
  • Neighborhood News

Trip to Basel, Birthplace of LSD

March 21, 2013

  • Architecture
  • Architecture & Art
  • History
  • Must-see
  • Switzerland
  • Travel

Wednesday, March 20

How hard is it to get rid of a rabbit?

March 20, 2013

  • Cover Stories
  • La Mesa

Aldine Drive’s stop signs create bad traffic in Talmadge

March 20, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Talmadge

Impossible Germany

March 20, 2013

  • Movie Reviews

The siren call of Café Bleu

March 20, 2013

  • Mission Hills
  • Tin Fork

And so it goes.

March 20, 2013

  • Blog Diego
  • La Mesa

Hindsight offers name-your-price CDs

March 20, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

A visit to Backpack Ridge in the Jamul Mountains

March 20, 2013

  • Jamul
  • Neighborhood News

Hoffer's Cigar Bar

March 20, 2013

  • Here's the Deal
  • La Mesa

Heavy silence

March 20, 2013

  • Diary of a Diva

Horse sense

March 20, 2013

  • Musician Interviews

Jeff Mangum

March 20, 2013

  • Of Note

Veejay dreams

March 20, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

This week in the San Diego clubs, March 21–27

March 20, 2013

  • Club Crawler

The Old Globe presents A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

March 20, 2013

  • Balboa Park
  • Theater Reviews

Tuna boats go to war

March 20, 2013

  • Feature Stories
  • Point Loma
  • Unforgettable: Long Ago San Diego

March madness edition

March 20, 2013

  • Sporting Box

Natasha Kozaily dreamt beyond the horizon

March 20, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

Car wash gone mobile

March 20, 2013

  • Best Buys

The opposite of a homonym

March 20, 2013

  • Straight from the Hip

Duggars and taxes

March 20, 2013

  • Straight from the Hip

Black Mountain Open Space Park, Miner's Ridge Loop Trail and East Rim Trail

March 20, 2013

  • Rancho Penasquitos
  • Roam-O-Rama

Of toilets and implosions

March 20, 2013

  • News Under the Radar

Unique animals

March 20, 2013

  • Crasher
  • Tijuana

Chabad at La Costa

March 20, 2013

  • Carlsbad
  • La Costa
  • Sheep and Goats

Monet in Rancho Santa Fe

March 20, 2013

  • Rancho Santa Fe
  • Unreal Estate

Before the DA's investigation of Sweetwater school district...

March 20, 2013

  • Chula Vista
  • Neighborhood News

Foreclosing permit options

March 20, 2013

  • News Under the Radar

Meth, theft, and violence...the whole package

March 20, 2013

  • City Lights
  • Oceanside

Metal sidewalk markers

March 20, 2013

  • Straight from the Hip

Depression, Recycling, and Sexy Papusas

March 20, 2013

  • Letters

A passage from Lucretius’s De Rerum Natura

March 20, 2013

  • Poetry

March 14 Crossword Contenders

March 20, 2013

  • Puzzle

March 14 Sudoku Contenders

March 20, 2013

  • Puzzle

Tuesday, March 19

Leopard Lessons from the Maasai

March 19, 2013

  • Africa
  • Kenya
  • Travel
  • Wildlife

Istanbul Spice Market

March 19, 2013

  • Eat & Drink
  • Middle East
  • Travel
  • Turkey

AT&T building still a “public nuisance” in North Park?

March 19, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • North Park

Rogue plumber caught in the act in Tijuana

March 19, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Tijuana

Imperial Beach’s imported sand threatens estuary’s eco-health

March 19, 2013

  • Imperial Beach
  • Neighborhood News

Monday, March 18

Sheriff’s department patrols Encinitas for alcohol violators

March 18, 2013

  • Encinitas
  • Neighborhood News

Celebration of Life at Day of the Dead, Oaxaca

March 18, 2013

  • Architecture & Art
  • Festivals
  • Mexico Travel
  • Seasonal
  • Travel
  • Travel Editor picks

Theft of Coachella tickets at 91X prompts plea

March 18, 2013

  • Mira Mesa
  • Neighborhood News

Del Taco out, In-N-Out in in Encinitas

March 18, 2013

  • Encinitas
  • Neighborhood News

St. Patrick's Day: By no means sober

March 18, 2013

  • Clairemont
  • Street Style

Saturday, March 16

Rosarito policeman busted by Tijuana police

March 16, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Tijuana

Friday, March 15

Pala Indians don't get Warner Springs Ranch

March 15, 2013

  • News Ticker
  • Pala
  • Warner Springs

Beer of the Week: Gordon Biersch Vienna Ale

March 15, 2013

  • San Diego Beer News

Sweetwater school district board seeks to silence opposition

March 15, 2013

  • Chula Vista
  • Neighborhood News

Drop-boxes installed for worn flags in Carlsbad

March 15, 2013

  • Carlsbad
  • Neighborhood News

Cardiff sits pretty for real estate recovery

March 15, 2013

  • Cardiff-by-the-Sea
  • Neighborhood News

Ol' Tennessee Smokies

March 15, 2013

  • Architecture & Art
  • Eat & Drink
  • National Parks
  • Outdoors
  • Tennessee
  • Travel

People, Hell and Angels, by Jimi Hendrix

March 15, 2013

  • On the Record

Yes pulls out the stops at Pechanga

March 15, 2013

  • Concert Reviews

Princess Project San Diego

March 15, 2013

  • Downtown San Diego
  • Street Style

Tramp stamp your kid in Normal Heights

March 15, 2013

  • Normal Heights
  • Street Style

Thursday, March 14

Green Flash taking SoCal brews to the other coast

March 14, 2013

  • San Diego Beer News

Mad Lab feeling perfectly at home

March 14, 2013

  • Otay Mesa
  • San Diego Beer News

Motorbiking the Ho Chi Minh Trail

March 14, 2013

  • Asia
  • History
  • Travel
  • Road Trips
  • Vietnam

Romance in Balboa Park

March 14, 2013

  • Balboa Park
  • Street Style

A job in death becomes you

March 14, 2013

  • Career Training
  • Reader Jobs

Let's make money

March 14, 2013

  • Reader Jobs

RV residents chased from Sports Arena parking lots

March 14, 2013

  • Midway District
  • Neighborhood News
  • Sports Arena

Should colleges train the workforce?

March 14, 2013

  • Reader Jobs

Wednesday, March 13

Calculated first steps for Stumblefoot

March 13, 2013

  • San Diego Beer News
  • San Marcos

The Lafayette Hotel's Friday night Dive In Movies series

March 13, 2013

  • Out & About
  • University Heights

Retail can turn you into a number

March 13, 2013

  • Cover Stories

At the Vietnam Memorial

March 13, 2013

  • Poetry

One catfish at a time

March 13, 2013

  • Lincoln Park
  • Tin Fork

Brandon Van Ekelenburg was a very angry kid

March 13, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

Multitasking is Maria Hart's shortcut

March 13, 2013

  • Shortcuts

The Mountaintop: The Rep stages Dr. King's last night on Earth

March 13, 2013

  • Theater Reviews

Cable-company monopolies

March 13, 2013

  • Straight from the Hip

Bottling digestible jazz

March 13, 2013

  • Blurt Music News
  • Jazz Scene

Saggy-pants origin

March 13, 2013

  • Straight from the Hip

FaceTube Friend

March 13, 2013

  • Diary of a Diva

Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail along Agua Caliente Creek

March 13, 2013

  • Pacific Crest Trail
  • Roam-O-Rama
  • Warner Springs

Call girl calling cards?

March 13, 2013

  • Movie Reviews

In the San Diego clubs, March 14–20

March 13, 2013

  • Club Crawler

Costs of doing city business

March 13, 2013

  • News Under the Radar

Thing itself

March 13, 2013

  • Art Review
  • Balboa Park

One steak at a time

March 13, 2013

  • Feature Stories

St. Patrick's party prep

March 13, 2013

  • Best Buys

Ridiculous Hawaii

March 13, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

Coyote explores Gillespie Field

March 13, 2013

  • El Cajon
  • Neighborhood News

Thicker Than Thieves

March 13, 2013

  • Of Note

Fourth district triage

March 13, 2013

  • News Under the Radar
  • SDSU

Bubbles: Greenspan, Bernanke could have learned something in San Diego

March 13, 2013

  • City Lights

Full nondisclosure by KPBS

March 13, 2013

  • News Under the Radar

Sweetwater school district cuts program and teachers

March 13, 2013

  • Chula Vista
  • Neighborhood News

You’d better apologize, Beekman Boys

March 13, 2013

  • Blog Diego
  • Paradise Hills

A series of letters

March 13, 2013

  • Letters

Going Up to Jerusalem

March 13, 2013

  • Literary and Spiritual Excerpts

March 7 Crossword Contenders

March 13, 2013

  • Puzzle

March 7 Sudoku Contenders

March 13, 2013

  • Puzzle

Tuesday, March 12

Imperial Beach's sandcastle competition to return?

March 12, 2013

  • Imperial Beach
  • Neighborhood News

Kibuye, Rwanda: Three Days Out of Thirty

March 12, 2013

  • Africa
  • History
  • Travel
  • Volunteer

Tijuana club shooting leaves one dead, one wounded

March 12, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Tijuana

Ocean Beach Skaters

March 12, 2013

  • Ocean Beach
  • Street Style

Bridge dedication for Oceanside police officer Dan Bessant

March 12, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Oceanside

Monday, March 11

Paradise Pizza proposal leads to engagement in Carlsbad

March 11, 2013

  • Carlsbad
  • Neighborhood News

Electrical outage affects 150,000 Baja residents

March 11, 2013

  • Baja
  • Neighborhood News
  • Tecate
  • Tijuana

Dniprodzerzhynsk

March 11, 2013

  • Off the Beaten Path
  • Travel
  • Travel Editor picks
  • Ukraine

Hippies everywhere

March 11, 2013

  • Ocean Beach
  • Street Style

Sunday, March 10

San Diego police to be booted from O.B. parking lot?

March 10, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Ocean Beach

3:00 a.m. house fire in Cardiff

March 10, 2013

  • Cardiff-by-the-Sea
  • Neighborhood News

Saturday, March 9

DA Bonnie Dumanis addresses San Carlos community

March 9, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • San Carlos

Vista’s illegal parking problem on Poinsettia Avenue

March 9, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Vista

Friday, March 8

Not-so-neighborly gunfire on Herder Lane in Encinitas

March 8, 2013

  • Encinitas
  • Neighborhood News

RV parking ban planned for streets west of I-5

March 8, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Ocean Beach

Death Valley – Why?

March 8, 2013

  • Literate
  • National Parks
  • Outdoors
  • Travel
  • Central California
  • Travel Editor picks

Street Style: Mini Hipsters

March 8, 2013

  • La Mesa
  • Street Style

Imperial Beach City Council nixes stoplight plan

March 8, 2013

  • Imperial Beach
  • Neighborhood News

An open letter to Foals re Holy Fire

March 8, 2013

  • On the Record

Muffs revisit glory days with a full Soda

March 8, 2013

  • Concert Reviews

Thursday, March 7

SeaWorld rescuers net sea lion pup in Carlsbad

March 7, 2013

  • Carlsbad
  • Neighborhood News

Celebrate Amsterdam

March 7, 2013

  • Eat & Drink
  • History
  • Must-see
  • Netherlands
  • Travel

Israel… A Tale of Two Cities

March 7, 2013

  • History
  • Israel
  • Middle East
  • Must-see
  • Travel

Madeline Kahn double feature

March 7, 2013

  • Movies@Home

Alleged wig-wearing thief captured in Tijuana

March 7, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Tijuana

Wednesday, March 6

Hands-on high schools

March 6, 2013

  • Cover Stories
  • Skyline
  • University City

Worth the wait

March 6, 2013

  • Diary of a Diva

Escondido First Church of the Nazarene

March 6, 2013

  • Escondido
  • Sheep and Goats

Octa#grape gives the garage an long-overdue cleaning

March 6, 2013

  • Musician Interviews

Now you know: Emerald Rats

March 6, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

The Hush Sound

March 6, 2013

  • Of Note

East County deserves good beer, too — welcome to Brody's

March 6, 2013

  • Here's the Deal
  • Jamul

Prepare to be assimilated

March 6, 2013

  • Feature Stories
  • UCSD

A Gallery of Dummberry, a Snail Who Employs Disguises

March 6, 2013

  • Blog Diego
  • Paradise Hills

Seeing purple, not so much green

March 6, 2013

  • News Under the Radar

Vinyl exposure

March 6, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

Recommendations from a movie junkie with 2600 DVDs

March 6, 2013

  • Movies@Home

Perfect storm for Stones

March 6, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

Latham's multiple masters

March 6, 2013

  • News Under the Radar

Craigstrack

March 6, 2013

  • Blurt Music News

Indian Gorge to Palm Bowl

March 6, 2013

  • Anza-Borrego State Park
  • Palm Springs
  • Roam-O-Rama

Oz the Great and Powerful's cheap carnival magic

March 6, 2013

  • Movie Reviews

Cash for cars

March 6, 2013

  • Best Buys

Calories out, calories in

March 6, 2013

  • Straight from the Hip

Drones as instant replay solution

March 6, 2013

  • Sporting Box

Per the physicist

March 6, 2013

  • Movies@Home

San Diego Public Market seeks permanence

March 6, 2013

  • Barrio Logan
  • City Lights

The unmaking and making of Roger Hedgecock

March 6, 2013

  • City Lights

Timekeeping across the ages

March 6, 2013

  • Straight from the Hip

Bridge-construction practices and reflective tape on semi-trailers

March 6, 2013

  • Straight from the Hip

Dialing up dollars

March 6, 2013

  • News Under the Radar

LTE

March 6, 2013

  • Letters

A Boat Beneath a Sunny Sky

March 6, 2013

  • Poetry

February 28 Sudoku Contenders

March 6, 2013

  • Puzzle

February 28 Crossword Contenders

March 6, 2013

  • Puzzle

Tuesday, March 5

Laos: Same, Same but Different

March 5, 2013

  • Asia
  • Eat & Drink
  • Laos
  • Travel
  • Travel Editor picks

Sweetwater Union High School District & Realty Co.

March 5, 2013

  • Chula Vista
  • Neighborhood News

SDSU embraces the '80s

March 5, 2013

  • SDSU
  • Street Style

Last Stop: Rhyolite, NV

March 5, 2013

  • At the World's End
  • Nevada
  • Off the Beaten Path
  • Travel

Monday, March 4

Plans for Fairmount Avenue to become a “superior street”

March 4, 2013

  • Allied Gardens
  • Grantville
  • Kensington
  • Neighborhood News
  • Talmadge

Bribery crackdown continues in Tijuana

March 4, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Tijuana

I Am Rambo in Chiribiquete, Colombia

March 4, 2013

  • Colombia
  • National Parks
  • Off the Beaten Path
  • South America
  • Travel

Sunday, March 3

People's Food Co-op to expand – out of Ocean Beach?

March 3, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Ocean Beach

Saturday, March 2

Southwestern College trustee resigns in protest

March 2, 2013

  • Chula Vista
  • Neighborhood News
  • Southwestern College

Tijuana resident finds magnetized pot parcels under car

March 2, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Tijuana

Friday, March 1

San Carlos pump station slated for replacement

March 1, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • San Carlos

A rose for Moz

March 1, 2013

  • Concert Reviews

Admitted killer Armando Perez denied chance to speak

March 1, 2013

  • Neighborhood News

Little Italy Art Royalty

March 1, 2013

  • Little Italy
  • Street Style

Ambition gone wild

March 1, 2013

  • Reader Jobs
  • Workplace Topics

New Retail construction in Midway District

March 1, 2013

  • Neighborhood News
  • Sports Arena

Foxygen's We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic

March 1, 2013

  • On the Record
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