Politics & Civic Issues


Illustration by Mark Hammermeister

Why John Moores is back

Former Padres owner John Moores supports the Citizens’ Plan, one of two initiatives that could transform San Diego.



San Diego and some of its gems have been starring in a number of national rankings. more

Aug 15, 2017 4:28 PM Politics & Civic Issues

It's August, so if you're having trouble finding your local politician, check a playground. Many enjoy a lot of recess in the dog days of summer. more

Jul 31, 2017 12:13 PM Politics & Civic Issues

We finished second in a national ranking of Best Cities for Recreation because, well, why wouldn't we? more

Jul 11, 2017 8:50 AM Politics & Civic Issues

Nine areas have been identified as having problems with littering and illegal dumping. The city will spend nearly $1 million to fight back. more

Jul 7, 2017 2:10 PM Politics & Civic Issues

We profile 12 local attorneys who had remarkable success this past year, including one who fought the man who would soon hold the nation’s highest office. more

Jun 21, 2017 2:12 PM Politics & Civic Issues

The Urban Land Institute San-Diego-Tijuana District honors projects that enhance our community. more

May 31, 2017 1:47 PM Politics & Civic Issues