Tourism is among our region’s leading business sectors, and SeaWorld San Diego has been a centerpiece of that sector for 50 years. SeaWorld has existed alongside the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park as a zoological trifecta giving visitors an opportunity to experience wildlife in settings unmatched anywhere in the world.
Hanna Balcha plays on the women’s varsity squash team at Dartmouth College, one of the 19 colleges and universities that accepted her upon her graduation from The Preuss School UCSD.
The fabled “free lunch”? Your Economics 101 professor told you there was no such thing. Your professor may have been wrong. Just ask Dan Shea.
If you have been following health care news, you may have noted that, with some fanfare, the U.S. House of Representatives, in a 392-37 vote, approved House Resolution 173, the so-called “Doc Fix” legislation that addresses physician reimbursement under Medicare. This bill would repeal the sustained growth rate (SGR) formula under which Medicare compensation to physicians has been calculated to date.
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At the end of January, San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer appointed a nine-member task force to identify a site and develop a plan to pay for the construction of a new football stadium for San Diego and the Chargers.
Shortly after my arrival in San Diego 15 years ago in my role as a newspaper editor, I was first introduced to what was at the time a smoldering issue: a new stadium for the San Diego Chargers.
This time of year is always crunch time with shopping centers and grocery stores bustling with shoppers.
It is no news that we are in the midst of a drought. However, some observers are calling this a drought of historic proportions, far worse than any we have previously seen.
Confession is said to be good for the soul. Here is mine: I have a drinking problem.