FOOD & DRINK
After a coyote took their dog, this San Diego couple started selling bite-proof vests to keep animals safe
When you're out walking your dog, the thought of it being attacked by a coyote probably isn't top of mind. But that was the reality for Paul and Pamela Mott, who suddenly lost their dog a few years ago. "We were at the dog park, we were just getting ready...
24 San Diego Coffee Shops That Are Anything But Basic
Say So Long to Decision Fatigue With This Curated List of Local Coffee Shops. San Diego is no stranger to single origin coffee, ceremonial-grade matcha and café aesthetics so sharp they could cut through the air like a knife. Around every corner seems to be another new spot. What can we say—San Diegans love caffeine! But, what to do about the decision fatigue you may be feeling when it comes to choosing the best coffee shop? We’ve rounded up more than 20 San Diego coffee shops that will cure your caffeine cravings. Whether you’re looking for a clean, modern vibe and a quality cold brew, or for funky flavors and a Saturday morning stroll along the beach, we’ve got you covered.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in san diego, CA
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near san diego.
Jamul Casino: San Diego's Eastern Star of Gaming and Luxury
Nestled in the tranquil hills of San Diego County, Jamul Casino, formerly Hollywood Casino, has become the region's singular beacon of entertainment. Since its establishment in 2016, the casino has offered a rich mix of nearly 1,700 slot machines, 46 table games, and a dedicated poker room, backed by the heritage and tenacity of the Jamul Indian Village. As the only casino in Jamul, it serves as a hub of leisure, providing fine dining and live entertainment in a serene setting that juxtaposes the vibrancy of Vegas-style gambling with the tranquility of the Californian countryside.
How this TikTok star is transforming San Diego businesses with a brush
Meet Koy Suntichotinun, a Carmel Valley resident whose videos have gone viral for documenting his sign-painting work. Better known on social media as @koysun, the sign-painter first posted a TikTok of himself in May 2023, painting the sign of his parents' local restaurant, Thai Test Kitchen in Sorrento Valley. The video quickly gained over 5 million views.
What's going on with the vacant Jimmy's Family Restaurant building in Chula Vista?
The restaurant on Third Avenue and Oxford Street has been vacant for years. Viewers asked CBS 8 to see if there are plans for the empty building.
The Enigmatic Pink Lady of Dulzura: A Ghostly Tale Between Fact and Folklore
In the rural tranquility of Dulzura, a legend blossoms amongst the hills, as enigmatic as it is enduring. The tale of the Pink Lady, a spectral figure in a rose-tinted gown, has become a local mythos, captivating those who hear her story. Annually, on June 15th, it's said that she emerges from the ether, revisiting the site of her untimely passing. The legend is rooted in the tragic demise of Alvina de los Reyes, a young woman who, according to lore, perished in a carriage accident in the early 20th century while returning from a dance in her striking pink attire.
This veterinarian walks the streets to treat unhoused people's pets. Now he's up for CNN Hero of the Year.
North County's Dr. Kwane Stewart is one of the CNN Top Ten Heroes of the Year, and enough votes could catapult him to take the top honor and its $100,000 prize to fund his work
San Diego's Decades-Old Lighthouse Ice Cream Forced To Close In Ocean Beach Following Fire
Known for its hot waffle ice cream sandwich, Lighthouse Ice Cream has been forced to close in San Diego's Ocean Beach following a fire. On the morning of Friday, November 24, Lighthouse Ice Cream on Newport Avenue in Ocean Beach had an electrical fire. Although nobody was injured, the space incurred substantial smoke and water damage and two of the parlor's freezers melted in the blaze.
“Frybread Face and Me” features personal memories and a mostly Navajo cast from Navajo, Hopi, and Laguna Pueblo filmmaker Billy Luther
“Frybread Face and Me” is a coming-of-age story set in 1990. An adolescent Navajo boy growing up in San Diego spends a summer with his grandmother on the Navajo Nation. Director Billy Luther said the cast was all Navajo, save one member, who is an Alaska Native. He also hired Navajo crew members.
Newly opened!! BANH MI PARIS EXPRESS: serving delectable banh mi sandwiches in Chula Vista since 2008
Desc: Sandwiches, Vietnamese, Juice Bars & Smoothies. Bánh mì is a Vietnamese sandwich made with a baguette, meat, pickled vegetables, and condiments. Since 2008, we have been serving this flavorful Vietnamese bánh mì to the local community in the City Heights neighborhood. With the support of our many loyal customers who fell in love with our bánh mì, we have expanded our services throughout San Diego, from Chula Vista to Mira Mesa, with the goal of serving you the most popular foods in Vietnam, as well as from around the world.
Get Ready for a Festive Shopping Extravaganza at the Makers Arcade Holiday Fair
Gear up for a weekend full of creativity and festive spirit as the Makers Arcade Holiday Fair is back for its 7th year at the scenic Broadway Pier, 1000 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA. The much-awaited event is set to take place on Saturday, December 2nd from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Guest Commentary: Tips on alcohol and drugs to help you have a safe holiday season
Of all the stories we share over the holidays, there is one we need to retire, and it has nothing to do with reindeers or elves.
Arc of San Diego to host Winter Wonderland fashion show luncheon to raise money for programs
The long-running nonprofit has provided support to people with disabilities throughout San Diego County since 1951
Abby Hamilton – #1 Zookeeper (of the San Diego Zoo) (2023)
Sometimes, the magic of time and place brings together a kind of musical enchantment where creative minds simultaneously arise to form a charmed environment. Historical examples (British bands from the 1960s, Austin in the 1970s, Seattle in the 1990s) suggest their influences last well beyond their heyday. They all leave their marks, and their sparks continue to flow for decades. Illustrations of this abound.
San Diego Mama Cat Bravely Chases off Coyotes to Protect Her Kittens
Everyone is familiar with the phrase "Don't mess with mama bear" but it now needs to be updated with 'Don't mess with mama cat!" after a stray cat in San Diego chased off some dangerous coyotes that were attempting to get near her kittens. Check out this frightening video that was captured on ...Continue reading
A San Diego Hispanic business won $100k from PepsiCo for its spicy snacks
SAN DIEGO — Danny Schwarz is originally from Monterey, Mexico. He moved to San Diego during the pandemic to start his own business selling spicy snacks. "When I moved to the U.S., I was always craving it so that was the inspiration behind Chuza, to bring something authentic and something that people love and something that I selfishly love," said Schwarz.
Thanksgiving rescue: Baby sea lion saved from San Diego highway
A baby sea lion was caught by Coronado Police on Thanksgiving but refused to go back into the ocean. So Sea World was called in to rescue "Gobble."