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Testing for horsepower

The first time I went to Houston was 1973 when I was 18. I was mesmerized by the freeways, especially the “spaghetti bowl” interchanges in and around downtown. 153 more words


Long-awaited Mission Valley fire station opens

SAN DIEGO – Mayor Kevin Faulconer and several City Council members officially opened Fire Station #45 in Mission Valley with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday.

The new fire station replaces the temporary station that’s been there for nine years. 284 more words


The graffiti is getting better....

When I came to San Diego in April 1993, I discovered the San Diego River. Although it is nothing like the mighty Mississippi, it’s hard to miss since it runs right through Mission Valley, possibly the most important area outside of downtown. 235 more words


Cool people in San Diego donate to help kids!

Today was Union-Tribune Kids’ News Day in San Diego! I can’t believe this is the third year I’ve blogged about the special day. Time flies! 222 more words