These were the most-read stories for the week of Aug. 29-Sept. 4.

 The Resegregation of North Park

In this seemingly integrated stretch of North Park, parents have ended up segregating themselves through their school selections.

 5 Things You Should Know about Sharks

Attacks off San Diego beaches almost never happen, but there are things you can do if you’re threatened.

 New Chargers Stadium: What Mayoral Candidates Think

We continue our poll of the mayoral candidates on key issues in San Diego.

 Top Execs Out at Major Southeastern San Diego Nonprofit

The Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation wants to transform southeastern San Diego’s most blighted areas. But the two top executives who built the organization left abruptly last week, a shakeup for the 16-year-old organization that’s only been led by them.

 Morning Report: LA Stadium Backroom Deal

Library system as equalizer, Coronado death ruled suicide, the second same-sex-iest city in county and the week’s top news.

 Morning Report: The Truth About Sharks

Useful tidbits about sharks, Asians are fastest-growing major minority, refugee central, medical ethics and SD’s impugned manliness.

 Fact Check: San Diego’s Asian Boom

Statement: “Asian-Pacific Americans is the fastest growing minority group in San Diego, even faster than Latinos,” Dr. Allen Chan, a restaurant owner and advocate in the Asian community, said during an interview with KUSI recently. Determination: True.

 He Loves His Country, and His Cars

For nearly five decades, Dave Meyer’s toiled beneath the hoods of American hot rods.

 Downtown’s Boom Becomes Gay Community’s Boon

LGBT leaders hope the inclusion of downtown in the City Council district that already includes gay-friendly uptown neighborhoods like Hillcrest will make their community more politically powerful.

 Fewer Schools Make No Child Left Behind

Almost two-thirds of San Diego Unified schools and charters fell short of the federal bar, even as they did better than ever on state tests.

Dagny Salas is the web editor at You can contact her directly at or 619.550.5669.

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Dagny Salas was web editor at Voice of San Diego from 2010 to 2013. She was an investigative fellow at VOSD from 2009 to 2010.

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