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National Carousel Day celebrated in Balboa Park

National Carousel Day celebrated in Balboa Park

Grab a brass ring and enjoy the oldest ride in town. Hundreds of people joined City leaders and the Friends of Balboa Park organization to celebrate National Carousel Day on…

Minimum wage increase PSA

Minimum wage increase PSA

The City of San Diego’s Earned Sick Leave and Minimum Wage became effective on July 11, 2016. For more information: https://www.sandiego.gov/minimumwage…

Comic fans invade San Diego for largest convention of the year

Comic fans invade San Diego for largest convention of the year

With 135,000 attendees, Comic-Con International has an estimated economic impact of $135 million on the San Diego region…

Libraries partner with local university to offer advanced courses for free

Libraries partner with local university to offer advanced courses for free

More STEAM education and college-prep programs are coming to City libraries for free, thanks to a new partnership with UC San Diego…

‘Get It Done’ app marks one year of fixing potholes, graffiti and more

‘Get It Done’ app marks one year of fixing potholes, graffiti and more

Since launching last June, the Get It Done app has been downloaded more than 23,000 times and nearly 100,000 reports have been submitted. Download Get It Done today…

Beach wheelchair program helps riders enjoy the sand

Beach wheelchair program helps riders enjoy the sand

Each summer thousands of visitors and residents flock to San Diego’s world famous beaches. With an array of options available to have fun in the sun, the City of…

Bottles, cans or cardboard? What goes where?

Bottles, cans or cardboard? What goes where?

The City of San Diego has been at the forefront of waste diversion, not only in California, but in the nation for over 20 years. The City has a comprehensive…

From cubicles to stand-up comedy: City employee gets laughs

From cubicles to stand-up comedy: City employee gets laughs

Friday night at The Gallery in Little Italy, Bijan Mostafavi is working his craft. And it’s quite the contrast from his day job. “My favorite thing to…

Largest graduating class in history of San Diego’s Career Online High School

Largest graduating class in history of San Diego’s Career Online High School

As schools and universities across the country celebrate graduation season, 18 adults were recognized for completing their high school education through Career Online High School, a program offered by the…

Biologist protects endangered species at Miramar Landfill

Biologist protects endangered species at Miramar Landfill

Piles of garbage and a constant hum of trucks fill the atmosphere at the city’s Miramar Landfill. It’s the not the first place you would expect…