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Let’s make a deal! City unveils online transaction space

Let’s make a deal! City unveils online transaction space

The proliferation of online platforms such as Craigslist, Facebook Marketplace, LetGo, Offer UP, and Shopify has made selling items you may no longer want a breeze. Unfortunately, these platforms attract…

Technology lab inspired by teens, created for teens

Technology lab inspired by teens, created for teens

Two years ago it was just a fantasy, a wish list of equipment, the dream of a place that teens in Valencia Park could call their own. On Friday, Jan…

Talmadge gate restoration project moves forward

Talmadge gate restoration project moves forward

Recently residents of Talmadge celebrated the return of three wrought iron gates to a traffic circle at 49th Street and Adams Avenue. “We have received only positive feedback from neighbors…

City opens first wheelchair accessible hiking trail

City opens first wheelchair accessible hiking trail

The Jas Arnold Trail for All People is a 1,100-foot flat loop in the Black Mountain Ranch Open Space Park that will be accessible for the elderly, young…

San Vicente Reservoir re-opens to the public

San Vicente Reservoir re-opens to the public

After an eight-year closure, the San Vicente Reservoir has re-opened to the public. The reservoir first opened to the public in 1947 but was closed since 2008 while…

What’s more than a century old, is new again

What’s more than a century old, is new again

Finalizing an historic restoration, work crews hoisted and positioned six light standards along Cabrillo Bridge. This work marked the completion of a 24-month long process to restore 31 light…

Sending holiday cheer to kids on two wheels

Sending holiday cheer to kids on two wheels

Several years ago, Mike Cook and his daughter participated in a toy drive at their church, and watched the reactions as children received their gifts. Cook says there was one…

‘Tis the season for recycling your Christmas tree

‘Tis the season for recycling your Christmas tree

The gifts are open. The ornaments are put away. Whether it’s Dec. 26 or after Jan. 1, it’s time to take down the Christmas tree. And…

12 reasons to visit December Nights

12 reasons to visit December Nights

‘Tis the season and nothing embodies the holidays like San Diego’s premiere event, Balboa Park December Nights. In its 39th consecutive year, the sights, sounds and food…

Downtown Chess attracts young and old to ancient game

Downtown Chess attracts young and old to ancient game

One of the most popular programs at the Central Library in Downtown San Diego doesn’t involve a book. In fact, participants don’t even need a library…