County Improves Health Care for the Very Poor, But Stops There
It's a dramatic shift in a government that has long resisted having to pay for even basic emergency treatment for the poor. Unlike some California counties, however, the county did not go as far as it could have.
Adrian Florido | December 5, 2011 | Comments (2)
Call This Bike Advocate a Spokes-woman
Adrian Florido | December 2, 2011 | Comments (28)
Sandag Sued: Survival TV
Adrian Florido | December 1, 2011 | Comments (2)
Questions for a Community Bike Advocate?
Adrian Florido | December 1, 2011 | Comments (0)
Politicians Criticized Sandag, But Green Groups Sued
Adrian Florido | November 28, 2011 | Comments (2)
What Plaza de Panama Renovations Look Like
Adrian Florido | November 28, 2011 | Comments (10)
A Refugee’s Silent Journey, Revisited
We check in with Har Sin, a 25-year-old deaf refugee who is learning to formally communicate for the first time in his life. Since we profiled him a year ago, he's made remarkable progress. But hurdles remain.
Adrian Florido | November 27, 2011 | Comments (1)
Restoring Chicano Park’s Murals
Adrian Florido | November 27, 2011 | Comments (2)
What We Learned About City Heights Food Access
Adrian Florido | November 23, 2011 | Comments (0)
Food Stamp Enrollment Soars, But San Diego Still Rates Low
Adrian Florido | November 20, 2011 | Comments (7)
Saving Kensington’s Historic Street Lights: Survival TV
Adrian Florido | November 17, 2011 | Comments (0)
Passing the Hat to Save Historic Street Lights
In Kensington, the city's budget woes are threatening to eliminate the neighborhood's beloved historic street lights. Left with little choice, residents are considering taxing themselves to save them.
Adrian Florido | November 14, 2011 | Comments (1)
New Market Revives Concern About Dangerous Crossing
A new supermarket has stirred excitement among residents of City Heights’s Colina Park neighborhood. But it’s revived concern among advocates about a dangerous intersection they have to cross to get there.
Adrian Florido | November 9, 2011 | Comments (0)
Community Event: Food Access in City Heights
Adrian Florido | November 7, 2011 | Comments (0)
Fact Check: How Industrial Is Barrio Logan?
Statement: "Barrio Logan already has the lowest vacancy rate for industrial land in San Diego County - under 3 percent," Jerry Gray, an industrial business owner in Barrio Logan, wrote in an Oct. 19 letter to the San Diego Union-Tribune. Determination: False.
Adrian Florido | November 2, 2011 | Comments (4)
County Hiring New Food Stamps Workers
Adrian Florido | October 25, 2011 | Comments (4)
City Council Race Narrows in New District
Adrian Florido | October 24, 2011 | Comments (1)
Long Waits Persist for Food Stamps Applicants
Adrian Florido | October 23, 2011 | Comments (9)
Putting a Face on San Diego’s Transit Needs
Adrian Florido | October 17, 2011 | Comments (0)
She Cultivates Community in Southeastern San Diego
Adrian Florido | October 14, 2011 | Comments (3)
Figuring Out What San Diego Wants to Be When It Grows Up
The San Diego Foundation wants a hand in San Diego's long-term planning, unconvinced that governments and business can adequately prepare for its growth. The nonprofit's willing to put millions of dollars behind it.
Adrian Florido | October 13, 2011 | Comments (4)
National Spotlight on City Heights Farm
Adrian Florido | October 10, 2011 | Comments (0)
A Big Test for a Small Industrial Neighborhood
More than three years ago, the mayor and city planners trumpeted a new advisory committee helping to plot Barrio Logan's future. But now it's not clear whether the city will accept the group's advice.