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Welcome to Camp Wamp

Stephen Wampler built a haven for kids living with disabilities
December 11, 2019

San Diego's Stories of 2019

The biggest San Diego headlines you might have missed and news items that went viral this year
December 10, 2019

Happy Holidays From San Diego Magazine

We scrapped the card and made a video
December 3, 2019

On the Job: The Piano Man at Mille Fleurs

Randy Beecher has tickled the ivories at Mille Fleurs for over a quarter century
November 25, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Merry, Bright, and Grateful

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the December issue of San Diego Magazine
November 19, 2019

Five Questions With Local Bodyboarder Diego Land

Land and his son Micah will compete at this weekend’s Bodyboarding US Festival in Ocean Beach, the first major sponging contest California has seen in years.
November 18, 2019

A Q&A with Armand King, on His Book 'Raised In Pimp City'

The founder of nonprofit Paving Great Futures discusses his former life as a pimp and how to end sex trafficking
November 14, 2019

Glam Squad Targets San Diego’s Low-Income Seniors

Charity project hopes to boost self-confidence by gifting makeovers
November 13, 2019

Sky of Blue and Sea of Green

Our copy chief reflects on the unique relationship his father had with the afterlife
November 11, 2019

Sophia Loren Comes to Escondido

The legendary actress spares time for a Q&A
November 1, 2019

Ralph Rubio Is the Fish Taco King

How Rubio turned a recipe on a scrap of paper into the official dish of San Diego
October 31, 2019

The San Diego Food Lovers’ Guide

182 fresh ideas that will help you shop like a chef, navigate our markets, and more
October 25, 2019

On the Job: The Mushroom Farmer

Do you know the mushroom man? Ivo Fedak, the owner of Mindful Mushrooms? He's a fun guy.
October 23, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Let’s Eat

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the November issue of San Diego Magazine
October 22, 2019

A Family Afar: Taking Your Teens on a Wellness Retreat

How a wellness boot camp helped our travel-blogger dad communicate better with his teenage daughters
October 15, 2019

San Diego's Top Doctors 2019

A healthy helping of the breakthroughs and on-the-rise practices sweeping San Diego's medical community
October 4, 2019

How San Diego Are You?

Take our quiz to see where you land on the newcomer to old-timer spectrum
September 27, 2019

Alicia Gwynn on Her Next Big Moves—and Remembering Tony

The philanthropist and entrepreneur opens up about her wine line, music, and inspiring others
September 25, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Born in the Best Hands

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the October issue of San Diego Magazine
September 24, 2019

The Woman at the Top: Verna Griffin-Tabor

Meet the CEO of the Center for Community Solutions
August 30, 2019

Women Firsts in San Diego

16 women get candid about getting there first in their field
August 27, 2019

Meet the COO of Feeding San Diego

Alicia Saake's on a mission to catch all the food she can—and then give it to hungry San Diegans
August 22, 2019

2019-2020 San Diego Arts Preview

A curated list of performances, exhibits, and additional works gracing our stages and museums
August 20, 2019

Letter from the Editor: It’s No Longer Lonely at the Top

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the September issue of San Diego Magazine
August 19, 2019

Summer Stephan on Justice, Motherhood, and Not Taking Shortcuts

The San Diego County District Attorney is a pioneer in her field
August 5, 2019

A Q&A with Pro Surfer Carissa Moore

We spoke to the three-time winner of the World Surf League’s Women’s Championship Tour at Oceanside’s Super Girl Surf Pro
August 1, 2019

A Deep Dive into the San Diego Fishing Industry

A $2 billion project is poised to revive San Diego’s commercial fishing industry
July 31, 2019

4 San Diego Interior Designers Launch Their Own Lines

Plant hangers, cushions, pillows, and formes we can't get enough of
July 25, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Something Big Is Brewing

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the August issue of San Diego Magazine
July 23, 2019

Companies That Give Back Do Better

Local executive John Asdell explains why corporate social responsibility is a win-win
July 22, 2019

The Best of San Diego 2019

Our annual compilation of everything delicious, cool, and Instagrammable in San Diego (and Baja!)
July 22, 2019

A Family Afar: Going Home Again

Our travel-happy dad honors his parents' memory on a road trip with his family
July 17, 2019

Meet the Sea Dragon Breeder at Birch Aquarium

Spend a day in the life with Leslee Matsushige
July 9, 2019

What Will San Diego Look like in 2069?

The City of San Diego is 250! Instead of looking back, we asked experts to predict how our city will look in 50 more years.
July 1, 2019

5 Questions with PigPen Theatre Co. on “The Tale of Despereaux”

The super troupe returns to The Old Globe with an all-new musical
June 27, 2019

Letter from the Editor: The Future is Bright

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the July issue of San Diego Magazine
June 25, 2019

Bobby Alcid Rubio on His Pixar Film, “Float”

The Paradise Hills native shares how he went from sixth grade doodler to Pixar story artist
June 25, 2019

The Ultimate San Diego Morning Guide

We've rounded up around 50 things to do before 9 a.m.
June 24, 2019

How Susan Brandt Became the Head of Dr. Seuss Enterprises

Advice from the company president on how to stand out, speak your mind, and always be you
June 6, 2019

The San Diego Padres Turn 50

A look back on our home team's 50 years in the MLB, plus the fans and one chicken who'll always support them
June 4, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Take Me Out to the Ball Game

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the June issue of San Diego Magazine
May 21, 2019

San Diego's Best Restaurants 2019

Nearly 7,500 of our hungriest readers voted in our annual poll—and the results are served
May 20, 2019

Stunning San Diego Landscapes To Inspire Your Green Space

Consider it your no excuses guide to sprucing up your outside (and inside)
May 7, 2019

On the Job: The Crane Operator

When Shane Schroedel has work to do, he is the first one up
April 30, 2019

Sarah Koenig Clears Up Our Biggest Misconceptions About the Justice System

The Serial podcast host spent a year documenting the fault lines of a typical American courthouse
April 29, 2019

San Diego Homebuyer’s Guide 2019

It's possible to find an affordable home in these six up-and-coming enclaves
April 25, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Close to Home

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the May issue of San Diego Magazine
April 23, 2019

A Family Afar: A Parent's Guide to Scrappy Vacation Planning

Four pointers to plan a vacation around your high-schooler's schedule
April 17, 2019

Celebrating Women: How Liz Valenzuela Banker Does It

The CEO and president of Shore Solutions turned a gut decision into a life built on hard work
April 2, 2019

Four Questions With…Josh Malmuth, Creator of New NBC Sitcom Set in South Park

“Abby’s” introduces viewers to an illegal bar in a South Park backyard—and the very San Diego characters who frequent it.
April 1, 2019

Reforming Mexico's Court System via a Local Law School

How a new institute at San Diego's Cal Western School of Law is teaching lawyers to work in Mexico's new public trial system
April 1, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Big Things Happening

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the April issue of San Diego Magazine
March 28, 2019

Best of North County 2019

Our annual roundup of what's up-and-coming and full-on buzzy above the 56
March 26, 2019

Win a Trip for Two to Yellowstone Country Montana

Win a trip for two to Montana’s Paradise Valley, including roundtrip airfare on JetBlue from Long Beach to Bozeman, staying at Sage Lodge in Pray.
March 18, 2019

Celebrating Women: Kim Perell Wants You to Succeed

The CEO, author, multimillionaire, and mom gets frank about bankruptcy, traits for success, and more
March 13, 2019

Don Winslow Tells All About Tackling 'The Border'

Bestselling author and East County resident Don Winslow debuts his latest novel, The Border
March 5, 2019

Putting a Face to San Diego's Homeless

Three shelter residents share their stories, hopes, and fears with writer Kelly Davis
March 4, 2019

21 Ultimate Road Trip Itineraries from San Diego

These getaways will take you through California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, and Mexico
March 1, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Gaining Perspective

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the March issue of San Diego Magazine
February 26, 2019

Nnedi Okorafor on Her Newfound ‘Black Panther’ Fame

The Marvel Comics author brings a sci-fi perspective to Point Loma Nazarene University's Writer's Symposium by the Sea
February 6, 2019

On the Job: The Gondolier

Sean Jamieson balances it all at Coronado's The Gondola Company
February 4, 2019

Letter from the Editor: It’s a Date!

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the February issue of San Diego Magazine
February 4, 2019

San Diego Date Ideas Every Couple Will Love

95 ways to explore the city with your partner—beyond just dinner and drinks!
February 1, 2019

The Big Family in Little Italy

Troy Johnson pulls up a seat for dinner with San Diego's iconic Italian family, the Busalacchis
January 28, 2019

Q&A: ‘A Way with Words’ Goes on Tour

Our copy chief gets a word in with the hosts of San Diego radio show A Way with Words
January 16, 2019

Celebrating Women: Meet La Jolla Playhouse's First Female Managing Director

Debby Buchholz broke a glass ceiling—but her daughters don’t think anything of it, and she loves it
January 9, 2019

Finding Peace in a San Diego Prison

At Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility, inmates are swapping out anger, violence, and stress for yoga
January 8, 2019

Letter from the Editor: Cross the Starting Line

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the January issue of San Diego Magazine
January 4, 2019

The San Diego Runner’s Guide

A deep dive into San Diego's running culture, with tales from local Olympians, conditioning and recovery tips, and more
January 2, 2019

Behind Joe Skoby's Ocean-Inspired Ceramics

Meet the fish shop manager turned ceramacist who cranks out high-end masterpieces
December 20, 2018

5 Things We Learned from San Diego’s “Future of Women” Panel

The women behind El Jardín, Wayfarer Bread, and other local female-run food businesses talk gender inequality in restaurants, the pay gap, and why it’s more important than ever to work with farmers
December 12, 2018

Tara Lipinski Goes Skating By the Sea

The Olympic gold medalist laces up her skates for a one-hour session at Hotel del Coronado’s Skating by the Sea this weekend only
December 11, 2018

The Mindful San Diegan

Here's a local's guide to the movement with input from the master, Deepak Chopra
December 5, 2018

Letter from the Editor: How 6,500 Minutes of Meditation Changed Me

Editor in Chief Erin Meanley Glenny dishes on the December issue of San Diego Magazine
December 5, 2018

Meet 6 of San Diego's Unsung Heroes

A snapshot of the brave men and women who keep our city running—a teacher, detective, firefighter, and more—and the trials and triumphs of their professions
December 3, 2018

Meet the San Diego Letter Carrier Who Doubles as Santa's Helper

USPS letter carrier Mia Gabriel delivers parcels and plenty of spirit during the holidays
November 29, 2018

Holiday Gift Guide 2018: 100 San Diego Gifts

Six local tastemakers share what they're gifting this season, plus editors' picks
November 28, 2018

Meet the two youngest stars of Broadway SD's 'Waitress'

Five-year-olds Kensley Dibble and Sloane Viora competed against dozens of budding starlettes to play the role of Lulu
November 21, 2018

The Women Who Revolutionized San Diego's Food Scene

A discussion with six iconic San Diego chefs and restauranteurs who helped make our culinary landscape what it is today
November 9, 2018

Q&A: Imperfect Produce, the "Ugly" Fruit and Vegetable Service

How this business is helping save 30 million pounds of food that would otherwise end up in landfills
November 8, 2018
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