San Diego Explained

San Diego Explained

Examining issues affecting San Diego with our partners at voiceofsandiego.org

Wednesday, Mar 4, 2015 at 09:48 PM PST

SD Explained: Chargers Signature Gatherers Working for One Paseo Project

SD Explained: Chargers Signature Gatherers Working for One Paseo Project

If you see someone collecting signatures to try to keep the Chargers in San Diego, you should know it's not the team paying them. It's actually a completely unrelated effort: The controversial project in Carmel...

Wednesday, Feb 4, 2015 at 08:42 PM PST

SD Explained: 4 Horsemen of Local Business

SD Explained: 4 Horsemen of Local Business

Many say California is a hard place to do business, so NBC 7's Catherine Garcia and the Voice of San Diego's Lisa Halverstadt look at the four biggest roadblocks, which they deemed the Four Horsemen of San Diego...

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 at 07:20 PM PST

SD Explained: Votes Needed for Building Projects

SD Explained: Votes Needed for Building Projects

The Chargers and city leaders may want to build a new stadium, but they are not so sure about the will of the voters. So when is a vote of the people required for building projects? The Voice of San Diego's...

Thursday, Jan 22, 2015 at 06:23 AM PST

SD Explained: Soitec Job Cuts

SD Explained: Soitec Job Cuts

We just recently learned a company called Soitec plans to lay-off dozens of people -- an outlook much less rosy than just a few years ago, when leaders were thrilled the French company was opening a plant in San...

Thursday, Jan 15, 2015 at 06:56 AM PST

SD Explained: Operation Lemon Drop

SD Explained: Operation Lemon Drop

The San Diego County Sheriff's Department is using piles of data to target people it says are prolific criminals through Operation Lemon Drop. NBC 7's Catherine Garcia and the Voice of San Diego's Andrew Keatts...

Wednesday, Jan 7, 2015 at 08:58 PM PST

SD Explained: 5 Stories to Watch in 2015

SD Explained: 5 Stories to Watch in 2015

2015 is sure to be filled with controversy, whether you're following a new Chargers stadium or SeaWorld's proposed expansion. NBC 7's Catherine Garcia talks with The Voice of San Diego's Scott Lewis about...

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