These were the most-read stories for the week of Dec. 26-Jan. 1.

  The Death of Redevelopment

The state Supreme Court kills the program that has long paid for affordable housing and development subsidies in blighted neighborhoods.

  What Redevelopment’s Death Means for San Diego

Redevelopment touches aspects of civic life far and wide. The monumental decision to kill it sent agencies and interests far and wide scrambling.

  Letter: Where the Poor in San Diego Live

Where you live in San Diego is indicative of how much economic hardship you are likely to witness from your neighbors.

  How Truthful Are the Mayoral Candidates?

We’ve fact checked nine bold claims by San Diego’s high-profile candidates for mayor so far. How have they fared? Just check out the scoreboard.

  Top 11 Photos of ’11

We reflect on a year of VOSD photography.

  On Public Ownership of the Chargers, Part II

Including responses from the team and an answer to a big question from a reader.

  Bad Cops, Murderers and Firefighters’ Clout

News reporter Keegan Kyle reviews his best public safety coverage from 2011.

  The 10 Most Popular Stories of 2011

We list and update the 10 most-read VOSD stories of the year.

  An Expansive Fib: Fact Check TV

The man in charge of the Convention Center expansion financing claims he won’t touch the city’s day-to-day budget.

  Manchester Eyeing North County Times

The Union-Tribune’s new owner has interest in the region’s other big newspaper, too.

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

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Dagny Salas

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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