Posts Tagged ‘hillcrest

the powerful people

18, Mar 2015

The SANDAG Uptown Bike Corridor is the subject of a special meeting of Uptown Planners, next Tuesday, March 24th at 6 PM in Bankers Hill. The plan faces a strong attack from various organizations and people throughout Uptown. Let’s run through the folks involved and what you can do. Update, 03/22/2015: I’m told SANDAG has […]

The Uptown Planners Community Planning Group holds their annual board member vote this Tuesday at the Joyce Beers center in Hillcrest, with seven seats set to be filled. If you’re a resident of Uptown, please consider voting for Michael Brennan and Kyle Heiskala. They will provide a fresh outlook and much-needed millennial representation on the […]

mr robinson

25, Jan 2015

The Jonathan Segal project at Robinson and Park has a name (Mr. Robinson) and a sign showing what it will look like when it’s complete: The rendering reminds me a bit of Segal’s project on India Street in Little Italy.  Mr. Robinson is among the first residential projects in Hillcrest since 2008, which also happens […]

north park theatre

18, Nov 2014

It’s been a year since The North Park Theatre was purchased by the owners of West Coast Tavern, and six months since it re-opened with modernized sound and lighting, plus a refurbished lobby (more details at We got our first look during Saturday night’s Tegan and Sara concert and it’s a fantastic venue to […]

ride that wave

7, Nov 2014

San Diego’s coffee culture continues to grow, and San Diego Magazine has a good writeup on the Third Wave trend that’s (finally) becoming increasingly popular here: The most recent phase, known in the industry as the Third Wave, is coffee craftsmanship of the highest level. Drilling down past sourcing and labeling beans by country, they’re […]




Events on July 7, 2015
Uptown Planners meeting - first Tuesday of each month
Starts: 6:00 pm
Ends: July 7, 2015 - 7:00 pm
Tasty Truck Tuesdays
Starts: 6:00 pm
Ends: July 7, 2015 - 9:00 pm
Events on July 8, 2015
North Park Planning Committee Meeting: Public Facilities, Transportation, Parks & Public Art
Starts: 6:00 pm
Ends: July 8, 2015 - 7:00 pm
Kensington/Talmadge Planning Group Meeting
Starts: 6:30 pm
Ends: July 8, 2015 - 7:30 pm
Events on July 11, 2015
Open air fish market
Starts: 8:00 am
Ends: July 11, 2015 - 1:00 pm
ray at night art walk
Starts: 6:00 pm
Ends: July 11, 2015 - 10:00 pm