The stories and history of San Diego

Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 at 10:00 PM PST

About San Diego: Leafy and Large

About San Diego: Leafy and Large

In this episode of About San Diego, Ken Kramer tells the story of a rare tree found in San Diego that can stop you in your tracks.

Friday, Mar 9, 2012 at 01:27 PM PST

Old Town Dots: About San Diego

Old Town Dots: About San Diego

The next time you’re walking on San Diego Avenue, you may look for them.

Sunday, Mar 4, 2012 at 09:34 AM PST

Lemon Grove Lips: About San Diego

Lemon Grove Lips: About San Diego

It’s just one of the many things you may have seen and wondered About San Diego.

Sunday, Feb 26, 2012 at 03:51 PM PST

Where to See Sunny Jim: About San Diego

Where to See Sunny Jim: About San Diego

He's within walking distance from La Jolla Cove but it takes an effort and more than a few minutes to spot him.

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2008 at 04:34 PM PST

Hummer Rescue

Hummer Rescue

We visit a family which, for years, has been saving San Diego humming birds.

Sunday, Mar 4, 2012 at 09:36 AM PST

Busting a Beach Barrier: About San Diego

Busting a Beach Barrier: About San Diego

A land developer literally moved a mountain to create access to what came to be called Fletcher Cove

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2008 at 05:51 PM PST

"Shakey " the Barber

"Shakey " the Barber

We meet an old-school haircutter who offers men a service that's very hard to find.

Monday, Oct 27, 2008 at 12:22 PM PDT

Admission Day

Admission Day

A San Diego holiday that is no more. What happened?

Monday, Oct 27, 2008 at 01:01 PM PDT

USCSD???

USCSD???

Why doesn't University Avenue or University Heights have a University?

Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 02:02 PM PDT

Forgotten Lighthouse

Forgotten Lighthouse

Traces can still be found. But only if you know where to look. Ken Kramer reports.

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A collection of stories about the history and people of the area we call home. The About San Diego stories are produced by Ken Kramer in association with KPBS. Find out more about Ken Kramer through his website.