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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Interstate 8 Celebrates Milestones CA/AZ Border in Imperial County

PR EL CENTRO, Ca Caltrans celebrated two major milestones on the Interstate 8 Update Project in Imperial County - the completion of the first two segments and the beginning of work on the final two...

Cuba Libre

by Robert Ross With travel restrictions being eased, Americans are flocking to this island nation  "A revolution is not a bed of roses. A revolution is a struggle between the future and the past."        — Fidel Castro The...

Route 163 Ramp Closures

Caltrans crews will close the 10th Street, Washington Street and 6th Avenue on-ramps to northbound State Route 163 (SR-163) Tuesday through Thursday nights from 8 until 5 the following morning.  The connector ramps from northbound SR-163...

Barcelona

Amor de Barcelona! Refreshed from our stay on Mykonos Island, we arrived in Barcelona via the 60 minute flight on Aegean Airlines from Athens.  Once there we hopped the short train ride that took us to...

Hey Mambo, Mambo Italiano… In Milano!

Home to over 1.3 million, and to one of the most famous opera houses, La Scala, Milan should be not be rushed. We chose HOME MILANO for our stay in Milan, which turned out...

Taste of Trastevere

A friend and colleague recently returned from a visit to Rome, Italy and I thought it would be a good time to review this mega tourist destination.  However, the last time I wrote about...

Beyond Silent Walls

I have decided in light of global tragedies, you will allow me the opportunity to express a few paragraphs that I know could never heal this crazy world. But perhaps help heal the hearts of many...

Experimental Aircraft Association, EAA, is Bringing our 1929 Ford Tri-Motor to San Diego

This cool old plane is coming to Gillespie Field this weekend.  February 26th to March 1st From 1926 through 1933 Ford Motor Company built 199 Tri-Motors with EAA’s model 4-AT-E being the 146th off the assembly...

Vacation Rentals are Bad for Clairemont

As it appeared in the February 2015 Edition of the Clairemont Times (minus mock up ad) Did you know that there are over 1700 short term vacation rentals in the City of San Diego with...

Athens, City of a Goddess!

Each time we visit Greece, it has always commanded a stop in our favorite cities, Athens.  One cannot help but wonder whose footsteps we are following, a God, Goddess of some fabled creature grown...