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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

I Tried It: Sport Flying

Cruising the San Diego skies in a tiny two-seater plane
June 25, 2018

Where to Watch the 2018 World Cup in San Diego

The best venues around town for catching every “Gooaaallll!”
June 19, 2018

From the Archives: 'Scuse Our French

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

It’s a Thing: Post-Chargers, 3 New Professional Sports Teams for San Diego

What we're talking about in the office this week
June 1, 2018

Meet the Players of San Diego's New Rugby Team

7 Legion players on their favorite things about San Diego, and why rugby is better than football
May 21, 2018

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

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

Major League Rugby has Arrived in San Diego

Meet your new home team, the Legion
April 26, 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

On the Job: What's It like Being the Starting Catcher for San Diego Padres?

Austin Hedges has been preparing for his MLB gig since his tee-ball days
February 26, 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

Inside the Icon: SDCCU Holiday Bowl

San Diego's postseason collegiate football game celebrates 40 years this month
December 11, 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

San Diego Artists Paint the Town with 'Art of the Horse'

The Torrie Horse art exhibit is part of the Breeders’ Cup Festival
October 31, 2017

Brian Dutcher Is No Longer SDSU's 'Head Coach in Waiting'

Dutcher is fully prepared to replace Steve Fisher
October 30, 2017

13 Things You Didn't Know about the Breeders' Cup

For the first time ever, Del Mar Racetrack hosts the Breeders’ Cup World Championships (November 3–4).
October 27, 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

Extreme Sailing Series Returns to San Diego

The global race circuit comes to San Diego Bay October 19-22
September 26, 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

The World's Best Racehorse Heads to Del Mar

Arrogate, the highest-earning North American-based thoroughbred, charges into the Pacific Classic this summer
August 15, 2017

The Padres Take on the Giants during This Week's Home Opener

This month kicks off a season of entertainment, food, and pregame happy hours
April 3, 2017

18 Things to Do during Padres Spring Training in Arizona

Your guide to Peoria game day deals, new amenities, and nearby activities
February 22, 2017

Local NASCAR Hero Jimmie Johnson Looks toward Daytona

Fresh off his historic seventh championship win, the San Diego native talks career highlights, passionate fans, and tacos
February 6, 2017

Dear Chargers, It's Officially Over

A breakup letter to the team we love
January 12, 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

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

New Fox Drama Features San Diego Padres

Kylie Bunbury brings the heat this fall in 'Pitch'
September 23, 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

Two Local Sailors Get over a Crash in Order to Compete in Rio

Coronado's Paris Henken and her partner, Helena Scutt, set sail toward the Olympics
July 26, 2016

How Surfing (Finally) Made It into the Olympics

After 22 years, the sport has secured its place in the 2020 games in Tokyo
July 26, 2016

Things to Do during the MLB All-Star Game

San Diego is playing host to the 87th annual event with nearly a week of fun, beginning July 8
June 24, 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

From the Archives: Dine Like It’s 1989

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

Vintage San Diego: Welcome to the Club

San Diego Yacht Club in June, 1935
May 27, 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

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

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

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

Dear Chargers, It's Over

A pre-emptive breakup letter to the team we love
September 25, 2015

Vintage San Diego: A Presidential Welcome

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

Ice, Ice, Baby: Hockey Returns to San Diego

The NHL invests in San Diego with the Gulls 2.0
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

Tennis Star Taylor Fritz

A member of the Junior International Tennis Federation (ITF), the 17-year-old left Torrey Pines High School his sophomore year
June 24, 2015

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Miramar

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Miramar, a direct affiliate of the Gracie Humaita academy in Brazil, recently opened off Miramar Road
June 24, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Join the Club

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

A.J. Preller: A Whole New Ballgame

Rockstar general manager A.J. Preller has built the Padres into a team to talk about
April 24, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Fifty and Fab

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

Chargers: Love 'em or leave 'em?

We asked big thinkers from all walks of San Diego life what they think about the latest Chargers stadium drama
March 23, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Heavy Metal

October 8, 1942
March 23, 2015

Del Mar National Horse Show

In celebration of its 70th year, the Del Mar National Horse Show will feature at least 3,000 horses and more than $350,000 in prize money
March 23, 2015

Inside the Icon: San Diego Padres

Peek inside the organization as the Padres head to Peoria for spring training
February 23, 2015

Borderland Beisbol

Soccer, schmoccer. Mexico loves America’s favorite pastime
February 23, 2015

Tijuana Zonkeys Play Hoops

The border city’s stake in the most important basketball league in northwest Mexico
February 23, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Mobile Homes

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

Game On for San Diego Padres

Will the shake-up at Petco pay off for new Padres GM A.J. Preller?
January 27, 2015

Like Father, Like Daughter: Josh and Sierra Kerr

Professional surfer Josh Kerr has made headlines as one of the best in the world, but these days, it’s his seven-year-old daughter who’s making waves.
January 27, 2015

Shoot and Score with Fanpics

A mobile app company is flipping the cameras on sports fans
January 27, 2015

Vintage San Diego: Fore! Play

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

Vintage San Diego: Building Balboa Park

Balboa Park, 1914
December 23, 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

Foiling Into the Future

Should San Diego win its bid to host the next America’s Cup, two of the sport’s key sailors would be competing in their own backyards
October 23, 2014

Vintage San Diego: San Diego Takes Flight

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

A Triathlon Tribute to Robin Williams

The Challenged Athletes Foundation will remember the late Robin Williams during its annual San Diego Triathlon Challenge
September 25, 2014

Vintage San Diego: Scientists by the Shore

Scripps Institution of Oceanography in 1910
September 25, 2014

Rock Your Fitness

We all know San Diego is the birthplace of the modern triathlon. If you haven’t already, it’s time to finally “tri” this sport. No excuses!
August 26, 2014
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