Posts Tagged ‘trolley

san diego HSR routes

31, Jan 2011

The UT recently published the first detailed maps I’ve seen for the proposed California High Speed Rail routes in San Diego county. While construction wouldn’t occur until the next decade (if ever, given the challenges the project faces), it’s fun to envision a high speed train rushing down some of these routes. For us, it […]

the empire strikes

14, Dec 2010

- the former big easy location on hillcrest has a new sign up: “empire“… chris walsh, formerly of bite in hillcrest, will be the chef at the lincoln room (previously confidential) on 4th downtown, says discover sd. look for an “americanized la puerta” concept… native foods, a socal vegetarian food chain, is going into the […]

hodad’s delay

6, Jul 2010

- originally set to open last month, hodad’s on broadway downtown will serve its first burger in september or october now, according to the UT. – the new york times covers the various residential and office projects popping up along the expo light rail line under construction in west LA.  notable quote: Despite opposition from […]

lestat’s 2?

7, May 2010

- the owners of lestat’s, fresh from their most recent expansion at their adams ave location, are buying cream coffee bar on park blvd. in university heights.  no word on any name change… – i noticed a banner for sanfilippo’s, which closed its earlier this year, next door to extraordinary deserts – a few blocks south […]



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Events on April 24, 2015
Celebrate El Cajon Boulevard
Starts: 7:00 pm
Ends: April 24, 2015 - 11:00 pm

Immerse yourself in the burgeoning culture of El Cajon Boulevard as the El Cajon Boulevard Business Improvement Association (ECB BIA) hosts its annual Celebrate the Boulevard! event. The festivities take place from 7:00 – 11:00 p.m. on Friday, April 24, 2015 at The Lafayette Hotel’s Mississippi Ballroom, 2223 El Cajon Boulevard, and include a full, fun evening of food, drink, local merchants, raffle prizes, special musical guests and new Boulevard Banner unveilings. Tickets are $15 / $20 day of show, and are available at
Events on April 25, 2015
Open air fish market
Starts: 8:00 am
Ends: April 25, 2015 - 1:00 pm
Childrens Book Party in Balboa Park
Starts: 8:30 am
Ends: April 25, 2015 - 11:00 am
Southeast San Diego Community Bike Tour
Starts: 9:30 am
Ends: April 25, 2015 - 10:30 am
Description: Raise awareness that biking and walking in SE SD is not safe by joining this bike tour
Palm Avenue Walk/Bike Audit Community Event
Starts: 10:00 am
Ends: April 25, 2015 - 2:00 pm
Chicano Park Day Celebration
Starts: 10:00 am
Ends: April 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm

The theme will be "El Movimiento Continues: 45 years of Protesta, Cultura, y 40 years of Danza Azteca."

Visitors to Chicano Park Day will experience traditional music and dance, including one of the most beautiful performances of Aztec Indigenous dance, coordinated by Danza Azteca Calpulli Mexihca. In addition, there will be other dance groups including ballet folklorico troupes, live bands, and speakers. In addition, the celebration will include a display of classic lowrider cars organized by the Amigos Car Club, kids (all ages) art workshop led by Victor Ochoa and his volunteers, and various informational booths. Food, arts and crafts vendors will sell their specialties throughout Chicano Park. The family event is always free and open to the public.
Little Italy Art Walk
Starts: 11:00 am
Ends: April 25, 2015 - 6:00 pm
Adams Ave Unplugged
Starts: 12:00 pm
Ends: April 26, 2015 - 12:00 am
Barrio Logan Art Crawl
Starts: 3:00 pm
Ends: April 25, 2015 - 10:00 pm
Events on April 26, 2015
Little Italy Art Walk
Starts: 11:00 am
Ends: April 26, 2015 - 6:00 pm
Adams Ave Unplugged
Starts: 12:00 pm
Ends: April 26, 2015 - 7:00 pm
Events on April 27, 2015
SANDAG Mid-Coast Trolley Stations Meeting
Starts: 5:30 pm
Ends: April 27, 2015 - 6:30 pm
Description: Linda Vista Planning Group
Events on April 28, 2015
Tasty Truck Tuesdays
Starts: 6:00 pm
Ends: April 28, 2015 - 9:00 pm