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From the Archives: San Diego Desserts from Decades Past

In the '70s and '80s, this magazine considered devouring sweets an X-rated sin
November 26, 2018

From the Archives: The First Issue of 'San Diego Magazine'

As a nod to our 70th anniversary, we dissect the makings of our first-ever issue
October 24, 2018

From the Archives: A Working Woman in 1950

More than 50 years ago, being a "career woman" meant jobs in art and modeling and an income for clothes and dinner parties
September 14, 2018

From the Archives: Vanna White Was on Our Cover

In June 2003, the Wheel of Fortune star graced our cover—and that wasn't the only shocker
August 20, 2018

From the Archives: We Were Not Dog's Best Friend

Plenty has changed in pet ownership since 1976
July 20, 2018

From the Archives: 'Scuse Our French

San Diego's French cuisine was more classy than casual in 1976
June 19, 2018

From the Archives: The Great Blind Beer Taste-Off in 1981

Back when San Diego craft beer was nonexistent
May 15, 2018

From the Archives: The Transformation of North County

A look back at North County’s rep in the ’50s, ’60s, and ’90s
April 9, 2018

From the Archives: San Diego's Real Estate Market in 1977

In the 70s, homes in La Jolla went for $120,000—and other real estate shockers
March 16, 2018

From the Archives: San Diego's Thriving Marijuana Industry

In the 1980s, North County’s marijuana was considered “the largest cash agricultural crop in California”
February 16, 2018

From the Archives: San Diego's 'Telecom Valley' in 1997

We look back to San Diego's big break into wireless innovations, beginning with Qualcomm in Sorrento Valley
January 18, 2018

From the Archives: A 1949 Holiday Gift Guide

A peek into San Diego's gift-giving past—cigarette accessories and all!
December 18, 2017

From the Archives: Global Cuisine in San Diego 40 Years Ago

A 1977 restaurant review by former food critic Tom Gable
November 21, 2017

From the Archives: What San Diego's AIDS Epidemic Looked Like in 1988

We look back at the ethical, economic, and medical crises behind the epidemic
October 19, 2017

From the Archives: Angela Davis Stirred up Campus Controversy in 1969

The activist and UC San Diego PhD candidate had created an uproar with the university regents
September 12, 2017

From the Archives: Best of San Diego 1996

A good old-fashioned roast pegged to our past issue
August 18, 2017

Vintage San Diego: Julian in the Winter

The quaint mountain town has been giving many San Diego kids their first exposure to snow for nearly 150 years
November 28, 2016

18 Holes With Tina Mickelson: Vista Valley Country Club

A new-and-improved course and clubhouse caters to both beginner and advanced golfers
November 28, 2016

Vintage San Diego: How Our City Has Changed Since 1876

Before bottleneck traffic and the modern housing crisis, San Diego was a swath of undeveloped land, horse-drawn carriages, and dairy farms
October 28, 2016

Vintage San Diego: Neighborhood in Training

We're throwing it back to Liberty Station before it was a bustling arts and culinary hotspot
October 28, 2016

18 Holes With Tina Mickelson: San Diego Country Club

San Diego Country Club has a history as diverse as its layout
October 28, 2016

Vintage San Diego: Rent a Tent

In the early 1900s, the Hotel de Coronado was renting oceanfront tents to the rising tide of visitors
September 23, 2016

Vintage: The Old Globe in 1935

From two accounts of arson to Broadway acclaim, Balboa Park's Old Globe Theatre has seen it all
August 23, 2016

Vintage San Diego: The Del Mar Racetrack in 1973

Take a look at the former paddock and Turf Club Patio prior to the 1993 renovation
August 3, 2016

18 Holes with Tina Mickelson: Stretching for Golf

Dynamic stretches for a better game
July 26, 2016

Vintage San Diego: The MLB All-Stars Game in 1992

This month, San Diego will host the 87th MLB All-Star Game at Petco Park
June 24, 2016

18 Holes With Tina Mickelson: Junior Golfers Got Game

San Diego offers plenty of options for the young golfer
June 24, 2016

From the Archives: Dine Like It’s 1989

A peek at San Diego Magazine's Best Restaurants issue from August, 1989
June 2, 2016

18 Holes With Tina Mickelson: The Grand Golf Club

What sets this course apart is its practice facility
May 27, 2016

Vintage San Diego: Welcome to the Club

San Diego Yacht Club in June, 1935
May 27, 2016

18 Holes With Tina Mickelson: Golf Lessons for Women

New resources are making it easier than ever for shy newbies to hit the greens
April 22, 2016

Vintage San Diego: On Broadway

This 1885 photo shows a rarefied glimpse at San Diego more than a century ago
April 22, 2016

Vintage San Diego: Art Alive

Here’s to 35 years of getting San Diego to stop and smell the roses
March 25, 2016

18 Holes With Tina Mickelson: Cal-a-Vie Health Spa

At the Vista health spa, golfers can indulge in the Golf Getaway Package
March 25, 2016

Early All-Stars

Remembering the heroes of the Negro Leagues and the Padres’ first black player
March 25, 2016

Vintage San Diego: The Grand Stands

At the center of San Diego’s current Charger drama is the one player that cannot defend itself—Qualcomm Stadium
February 26, 2016

18 Holes With Tina Mickelson: Stadium Golf Center

With a fresh PGA Tour season underway, golfers have a renewed passion for the game and motivation to improve
February 26, 2016

Vintage San Diego: Bringing Sexy Back

San Diego Magazine published a steamy story about our city’s most eligible men in 1984
January 22, 2016

Vintage San Diego: Curtain Up

This month, the Civic Theatre, San Diego’s largest performing arts venue, celebrates 50 years.
December 23, 2015

Admiral Baker Golf Course

18 Holes with Tina Mickelson
December 23, 2015

Vintage San Diego: A Starchitect is Born

Rob Quigley is one of the most prominent architectural figures in San Diego, best known for his skyline-altering design of the new public library downtown.
November 25, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Our Father, the Hero

One of the most highly decorated officials in the history of the U.S. Navy, late Vice Admiral James Bond Stockdale moved to Coronado in 1962
October 30, 2015

San Vicente Golf Resort

18 Holes with Tina Mickelson
October 30, 2015

Vintage San Diego: A Presidential Welcome

Traveling by motorcade in 1960, President Dwight Eisenhower was greeted by San Diegans
September 25, 2015

Riverwalk Golf Club

18 Holes with Tina Mickelson
September 25, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Happy Campers

In 1941, Torrey Pines State Beach was a popular seaside campsite
August 31, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Seabiscuit on the Stretch Run

Del Mar Racetrack, August 12, 1938
July 31, 2015

Vintage San Diego: A Jolly Fourth

Prospect Street in La Jolla on July 4, 1924
June 24, 2015

Golf: The Santaluz Club

18 Holes with Tina Mickelson
June 24, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Join the Club

La Jolla Shores, June 8, 1946
May 22, 2015

Monarch Beach Golf Links

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
May 22, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Fifty and Fab

Bertrand at Mister A’s, circa 1980s
April 24, 2015

Sycuan Golf Resort and Hank Bauer

18 Holes with Tina Mickelson
April 24, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Heavy Metal

October 8, 1942
March 23, 2015

Salt Creek Golf Club

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
March 23, 2015

Steele Canyon Golf Club

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
February 23, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Mobile Homes

The corner of India and Laurel streets in 1942-1945
February 23, 2015

Inside the Icon: Torrey Pines Golf Course

La Jolla’s world-famous course prepares for the Farmers Insurance Open this month
January 27, 2015

Barona Creek Golf Club

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
January 27, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Fore! Play

Bob Hope at the San Diego Country Club in 1953
January 27, 2015

A Favorite Coastal Golf Course

18 Holes with Tina Mickelson
December 23, 2014

Vintage San Diego: Building Balboa Park

Balboa Park, 1914
December 23, 2014

The Art of the Game

An Oceanside family business merges golf and art
December 23, 2014

Golf: The Boss on the Course

18 Holes with Tina Mickelson
November 26, 2014

Vintage San Diego: Holiday Cheer

But by the time this photograph was taken, the Chargettes were a full-fledged squad performing at San Diego Stadium.
November 26, 2014

Vintage San Diego: San Diego Takes Flight

The first successful midair refueling, June 27, 1923
October 23, 2014

On the Vineyard

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
October 23, 2014

Jim Laslavic’s Home Away From Home

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
September 25, 2014

Vintage San Diego: Scientists by the Shore

Scripps Institution of Oceanography in 1910
September 25, 2014

Vintage San Diego: Higher Education

San Diego State University in 1934
August 26, 2014

All About the Journey

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
July 22, 2014

Vintage San Diego: Man on a Wire

San Diego Stadium on August 30, 1975
July 22, 2014

Vintage San Diego: Breaking Ground

Balboa Park on July 19, 1911
July 1, 2014

Before They Were Great

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
July 1, 2014

Inside the Icon: Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcalá

The mother of all California missions celebrates its 245th birthday this month.
June 27, 2014

Ryan Pickett

Utilizing the game of golf to help others
June 17, 2014

Vintage San Diego: Fair Ground

San Diego County Fair circa 1939
May 20, 2014

Let Them Be Kids

18 holes with Tina Mickelson
May 19, 2014

Too Much Lower Body Movement In Your Swing?

The flat-footed drill can help
May 8, 2014

The Cohn Restaurant Group to Receive the “Restaurant Neighbor” Award

San Diego philanthropy April 21
April 21, 2014
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