<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcsandiego.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.com en-us Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:30:12 -0800 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:30:12 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Calif. Condor Breeding Season Starts With 2 Eggs]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:50:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Condor+Egg_002_Web.jpg
After the California condor came dangerously close to extinction 30 years ago, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park has two new hopeful additions to the protected population.

Photo Credit: Ken Bohn]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend Events for Feb. 26 - Mar. 1]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:34:48 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/CegjMlPSbYNpdFn_SPwN-2-1239909097000.jpg
This weekend's events list should put a spring in your step.

Photo Credit: Dan Vaughn
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<![CDATA[PB AleHouse Crew to Help Open New Restaurant]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:16:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Backyard-Kitchen-and-Tap-PB.jpg
Backyard Kitchen and Tap opens in Pacific Beach with the help of staffers who lost their shifts in the PB AleHouse fire.

Photo Credit: Backyard Kitchen and Tap Facebook page]]>
<![CDATA[Cirque Du Soleil Dazzles at Valley View]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:17:30 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Varekai+0227.jpg
This weekend is your last chance to catch Cirque Du Soleil at Valley View Casino Center.

Photo Credit: Facebook]]>
<![CDATA[Jersey Mike's Celebrate Month of Giving]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:56:20 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/165*120/Jersey-Mikes-Logo-Color.jpg
The restaurant is joining forces with Rady Children’s Hospital Auxiliary]]>
<![CDATA[Lighted Trees Line Gaslamp Streets]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:25:54 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/gaslamp-tree-lights-022715.jpg
Since April of last year, lights have been installed on trees in the Gaslamp Quarter.]]>
<![CDATA[Hat’s Off to Dr. Seuss! Now Open]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:30:49 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/seuss+curly+hair+hat.jpg
The exhibition features a selection of 26 original hats from the writer's personal collection.

Photo Credit: UC San Diego (Dolores Davies)]]>
<![CDATA[SD Woman Surprised With Proposal on The Ellen Show]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:53:09 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/184*120/Ellen+Show+proposal.jpg
One resident got much more than she expected when she sat down with Ellen Degeneres.
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<![CDATA[Sriracha Bandwagon Getting Full]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:52:24 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/edt-AP980833052026.jpg
Popular hot sauce Sriracha is catching fire.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Local Volleyball Player Gets A Shot On "The Voice"]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:19:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The-Voice-volleyball-player.jpg
Mount Carmel HS alum advances in singing competition]]>
<![CDATA[Downtown Hotel Gets $5M Renovation]]> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:16:51 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/PalomarLobbySD.jpg
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants has begun a $5 million renovation of downtown’s Hotel Palomar San Diego.

Photo Credit: Hotel Palomar San Diego
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<![CDATA[3 San Diego Beaches Ranked in Top 25 in US]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:14:10 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WEB_LA_JOLLA_COVE_CLEANUP_722x406_33072195684.jpg
Trip Advisor included three San Diego County beaches among the 25 best in the United States.]]>
<![CDATA[KFC to Serve Edible Coffee Cups in U.K.]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:29:53 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/178*120/kfc+edible+coffee+cup+scoff-ee.jpg
Chicken lovers in the United Kingdom have a new treat to try -- edible coffee cups that will be served at KFC restaurants.

Photo Credit: Oliver Dixon/KFC]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's Chicken Selects Returns]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:58:16 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mcdonalds+chicken+selects.jpg
Watch out, Chicken McNuggets. Soon there will be a new breaded chicken dish in the house.

McDonald's announced Wednesday that Chicken Selects will return to menus nationwide next month.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Economy of SD's Craft Beer Scene Sees Dramatic Rise]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 20:00:54 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/sanddrank9db.jpg
The economic value of San Diego's craft beer industry has doubled over the past three years.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Sea Lion Wanders Inland to Carmel Valley Street ]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:52:23 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/carmel+valley+seal+sdpd+3.jpg
Officers called to a Carmel Valley scene Tuesday found it hard to cuffs this jaywalking perpetrator.

Photo Credit: Tracey Williams]]>
<![CDATA["Ash To Go" Locations Around San Diego]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 12:20:16 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/pews+church+generic.jpg
The locations will be offering “Ash To Go” until noon Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[SoCal Flash Mob Tango's in LAX]]> Sun, 15 Feb 2015 20:45:51 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Terminal-Tango-021515.JPG
A group of 40 local dancers took the tango to a SoCal airport terminal on Sunday to spread the Valentine's Day spirit.

Photo Credit: Joel Cooke ]]>
<![CDATA["Death Star" is Legoland's Latest Mega Addition]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:51:52 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Death+Star+Legoland.JPG
Legoland's latest attraction is made up of more than 500,000 Lego pieces, weighs more than 1,900 pounds and took a crew of construction workers to assemble.]]>
<![CDATA[Enter Your Photo in Balboa Park's Centennial Contest]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:40:39 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/0c6a2433828d4a05aff2bffc257e1e69.jpg
You may spot them on the paths of Balboa Park on any given weekend.

Photo Credit: Candice Ingram of Encinitas]]>
<![CDATA[Dog Runs Away From Home, Tracks Down Owner With Cancer in Hospital]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 03:53:45 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NC_hospitaldog0212001_700x394.jpg
A miniature Schnauzer ran away from its Iowa home to track down its owner, who was recovering from cancer in a nearby hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.]]>
<![CDATA[Travel and Adventure Show in San Diego]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 07:12:14 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/elena-SCUBA.jpg
NBC 7's Elena Gomez dons SCUBA gear and takes a dive at the Travel and Adventure show.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Travel and Adventure Show Returns to the City]]> Sat, 14 Feb 2015 16:11:58 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/PHOTO155020291169957918858ap.jpg
The San Diego Travel and Adventure Show is returning to the San Diego Convention Center.

Photo Credit: Karla Neely]]>
<![CDATA[True Love, Caught on Camera: Creative Public Proposals Go Viral]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:41:15 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ellen+proposal.jpg
As Valentine's Day approaches we decided to take a look at public marriage proposals over the past year.
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<![CDATA[Armadillos, Shamu and Valentine's Day]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:49:18 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/armadillo-shamu-guest.jpg
Jenn Miller visits NBC 7 News Today to discuss the upcoming Lunar New Year at SeaWorld and Valentine's Evening With Shamu.]]>
<![CDATA[Succulent Sweets in San Diego for Valentine's Day]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:06:18 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD+desserts.jpg
This Valentine’s Day, celebrate with a love affair that will never sour. Maybe it’s melting chocolate covered goodness or sublime sweet and salty flavors. Whatever your persuasion, we have a sumptuous list...]]>
<![CDATA[Real-Life Batman Patrols North County in Batmobile]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:31:34 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/liberty6p0211_1200x675_397713987763.jpg
You could call Chris Banner’s love of Batman a true passion. Well, it’s actually more of an obsession.]]>
<![CDATA[Survival for Endangered Species Hinges on 'Frozen Zoo']]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 10:55:32 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP96021602717.jpg
Whenever an endangered animal dies at the San Diego Zoo, researchers race out, regardless of the hour, to remove its sperm or eggs, maybe a bit of ear or eyeball, and carefully freeze the cells in liquid...

<![CDATA[Scripps Ranch HS Alum Part of SNL's 40th]]> Tue, 10 Feb 2015 13:39:59 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Kyle-Mooney-SNL.jpg
When Saturday Night Live cast members gather this weekend to celebrate the series’ 40th anniversary, San Diego native Kyle Mooney will be among them.

Photo Credit: NBC
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<![CDATA[NoCal City's Humorous Traffic Signs]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 08:45:03 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/signs2.jpg
A Northern California city is using humor to get drivers to slow down and pedestrians to pay attention. The City of Hayward has placed traffic signs along a downhill boulevard that read "35 — It's a speed limit,...

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Unique Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day in San Diego]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 11:29:32 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/valentines-chocolate-469002943.jpg
Don't just settle for chocolate and flowers. Put some flare in your Valentine's Day with these spicy ideas.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Ben & Jerry's Newest "SNL" Ice Cream: Wayne'Swirled]]> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 04:12:09 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/229*120/wayneswirled.jpg
In celebration of "Saturday Night Live's" 40th anniversary, Ben & Jerry's unveiled two "SNL" sketch-inspired flavors: Lazy Sunday and Gilly's Catastrophic Crunch.

Photo Credit: Ben & Jerry's]]>
<![CDATA[No Winner for Powerball, Jackpot Rises to $360 Million]]> Thu, 05 Feb 2015 02:32:53 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/1757444901.jpg
Lottery officials say no jackpot winner was selected in the latest $317 million Powerball drawing.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Basics on the Port Development Proposals]]> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:19:17 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/FERRIS+WHEEL+RENDER+0107.jpg
NBC 7 did some digging into the five proposed development plans along the San Diego port.
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<![CDATA[Collar on Polar Bear Will Help Collect Energy Data for Study]]> Tue, 10 Feb 2015 08:59:01 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Polar-Bear-Collar-Pic.jpg
The data gathered from the collar will be compared to data collected from polar bears in the wild.

Photo Credit: Tammy Spratt, San Diego Zoo]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Jewish Film Festival]]> Mon, 09 Feb 2015 15:50:01 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Saundra-Sapertstein.jpg
NBC 7 discusses the 2015 San Diego Jewish Film Festival happening now through Feb. 15 with spokesperson Saundra Sapertstein.]]>
<![CDATA[SeaWorld Penguins Part of Proposed Dive Study]]> Mon, 09 Feb 2015 14:11:31 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP110620133816%287%29.jpg
The study one local scientist is proposing would strap cameras to wild emperor penguins in Antarctica.

<![CDATA[San Diego Brazil Mardi Gras]]> Mon, 09 Feb 2015 12:35:53 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Carnival-Guest-0207.jpg
You can feel the rhythm as the San Diego Brazil Mardi Gras comes to town on Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[Say "I Love You" With Your Smartphone This Valentine's Day]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:07:37 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/valentines-chocolate-469002943.jpg
Want to make your Valentine feel extra special? Skip the usual postcards at the pharmacy and instead create a one-of-a-kind Valentine's Day card using an app. Here are ten easy apps that offer fun and unique...

Photo Credit: Getty Images
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<![CDATA[Fundraiser Held for East County Deputy Fire Marshal]]> Mon, 09 Feb 2015 20:07:34 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/beardsley-family-la-mesa.jpg
Dozens of people came out to Bolt Brewery in La Mesa to pitch in to help 33-year old Adam Beardsley who was diagnosed with blood clots in his lungs last September.]]>
<![CDATA[9 SD County Eateries Make Yelp’s Top 100]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:42:35 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/bobboi+natural+gelato.jpg
It’s not too late to add a New Year’s resolution, right? Trust us, you’ll want to pick up this one: a new list of spots to try in 2015.

Photo Credit: Ed. U on Yelp]]>
<![CDATA[Super Spots for You and Your Sweetheart]]> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 16:14:30 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Perfect_Cuppa_Tea_Valentines_Day_1200x675_392128067924.jpg
Here’s a list of lovely restaurant ideas that Cupid would be proud of, brought to you by our pals at Yelp.]]>
<![CDATA[Supercross Powers Up at Petco Park]]> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 07:03:36 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SupercrossChopperWEB-PIC_0.jpg
Supercross will be roaring into Petco Park for the first time in February. NBC 7's Elena Gomez reports live from Downtown San Diego.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 Chopper]]>
<![CDATA[SkySpire San Diego Proposed: Report]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 12:50:45 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SkySpire-San-Diego-Image.jpg
“SkySpire San Diego" would be least 250 tall, just 70 feet shorter than Sea World's sky tower.]]>
<![CDATA["The Blacklist" Scavenger Hunt in San Diego]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 14:44:33 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Spader-Red-Reddington.jpg
"The Blacklist" fans can get in on the "Red Is on the Run to Thursdays" scavenger hunt on Wednesday.
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