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San Diego Explained

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

Wednesday, Nov 9, 2016 at 11:48 AM PST

Voters Reject Lilac Hills Ranch Measure

Voters Reject Lilac Hills Ranch Measure

Lilac Hills Ranch, the sprawling project proposed near rural Valley Center, hasn’t been given the green light yet.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 04:11 PM PDT

The History Behind East Village’s Homeless Problem

The History Behind East Village’s Homeless Problem

This story is part of #HomelessinSD coverage, an initiative by media organizations in San Diego County to raise awareness of homelessness in the region.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 07:31 PM PDT

The History of The East Village Homeless Population

The History of The East Village Homeless Population

The homeless population in East Village didn't plume overnight. NBC 7's Monica Dean and Lisa Halverstadt of Voice of San Diego provide a look into the region's history in the latest edition of San Diego...

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016 at 07:42 PM PDT

Explaining the Future of San Diego's Waterfront

Explaining the Future of San Diego's Waterfront

NBC 7's Monica Dean and Andrew Keatts from Voice of San Diego have more on the future of San Diego's waterfront in the latest edition of San Diego Explained.

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016 at 01:27 PM PDT

San Diego Explained: Imperial Beach Readies for Rising Sea Levels

San Diego Explained: Imperial Beach Readies for Rising Sea Levels

In this week's San Diego Explained, how Imperial Beach is bracing for a rise in sea levels.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 07:29 PM PDT

Rising Sea Levels Threatening Imperial Beach

Rising Sea Levels Threatening Imperial Beach

NBC 7's Monica Dean and Voice of San Diego's Maya Srikrishnan take a look at how rising sea levels will impact Imperial Beach over the next century.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 07:12 PM PDT

What Happens When the Colorado River Dries up?

What Happens When the Colorado River Dries up?

NBC 7's Monica Dean and Ry Rivard of Voice of San Diego explain some of the laws in place protecting California in the event that the Colorado River runs dry.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 07:43 PM PDT

What's Next for the Old Central Library?

What's Next for the Old Central Library?

Civic San Diego, the city-owend agency that regulates downtown development, says that it would like to see the Old Central Library used in a project that could help spur economic development. NBC 7's Monica Dean...

Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016 at 07:27 PM PDT

311 Service Could Help San Diego's 911 Crisis

311 Service Could Help San Diego's 911 Crisis

The plan is that the new Get It Done App will eventually have a website and work together with a 311 line. The Voice of San Diego's Andrew Keatts and NBC 7's Monica Dean explain in the latest episode of SD...

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 07:26 PM PDT

The Ins And Outs of Bilingual Schools in San Diego

The Ins And Outs of Bilingual Schools in San Diego

The goal is to have all students literate in Spanish and English by the time they are done with the fifth grade. NBC 7's Monica Dean and The Voice of San Diego's Mario Koran take a look at the dynamics at...

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