July 2016

To Market, At Waterfront Park

Little Italy’s Mercato is one of the best farmer’s markets in the county. Now that Saturday morning cornucopia of fresh veggies, seafood and crafts is…


Crazy for CoCo at Comic-Con

Comic-Con magic moments happen every other minute. I rendezvoused with HuffPo’s David Moye in Star Bar just before the “Conan” taping today at the Spreckels Theatre during…



Pride Cometh Before The Con

The rainbows are out in mass in San Diego as the San Diego LGBT Pride celebration pulls more than 100,000 people into uptown. A highlight:…




News Cycle: All-Star City

The All-Star Game festivities have brought crowds to downtown San Diego—smaller than the Comic-Con throngs but greater than, say, a Donald Trump rally (thankfully). FanFest…


Pony Up at Striders

When I lived in Manhattan there were several OTBs on my midtown walk between home and work. Off-Track Betting sites are places you can legally…