<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - ]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcsandiego.com/the-scene/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usThu, 08 Dec 2016 08:13:11 -0800Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:13:11 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Coachella Music Festival Begins Friday]]> Sat, 16 Apr 2016 18:06:33 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/coachellaGettyImages-470287344.jpg
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival begins its two-weekend run Friday, with tens of thousands expected to stream into Indio for the annual desert spectacle.]]>
<![CDATA[Touching Moments Amid Firestorm]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 19:27:50 -0800 several wildfires left a path of destruction and devastation throughout the county. However, as this happened dozens of touching stories came to light.]]> several wildfires left a path of destruction and devastation throughout the county. However, as this happened dozens of touching stories came to light.]]> http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cocos+Fire+San+Marcos+taken+from+corner+of+Iron+Horse+Dr+and+Mendocino+-+photo+credit+Edgar+Herrera.jpg
As San Diegans dealt with the loss and devastation caused by a string of major wildfires, there was an outpouring of touching stories that reminded us of the good that comes out of tragedy.

Photo Credit: Edgar Herrera]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Holiday Lights 2012]]> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 13:28:11 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Parade-of--Lights-1217.jpg
Have you seen some good holiday lights in San Diego? Send your photos to isee@nbcsandiego.com to be featured in our slideshow! Keep watching for some of the best light displays in America's Finest City.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Dunkin' Donuts Opens to Huge Crowds and Rave Reviews]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:46:41 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Todd_Dunkin_Donuts_opens_Tuesday_1200x675_826318915680.jpg
Dunkin' Donuts on East Plaza Blvd. in National City held its grand opening Tuesday, December 6th. The opening attracted many people and produced a long drive-thru line. NBC 7's Todd Strain has the story on day...]]>
<![CDATA[Holiday Events in San Diego]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 17:00:29 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Seaworld-Christmas-Lights.jpg
There's plenty of yuletide festivities for the whole family to enjoy this holiday season.

Photo Credit: SeaWorld San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Where There's Smoke, There's Turkey!]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 14:38:19 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Todd_Smoked_Turkey_PKG_1200x675_815509571629.jpg
How do you cook your Thanksgiving Turkey? Bake, Roast, Deep Fry? How about smoking your turkey! San Diego Chef Joe Jones is smoking turkeys this week at Wrigley's Market in National City. NBC 7's Todd Strain has]]>
<![CDATA[Day of the Dead, Alive and Well in San Diego]]> Mon, 31 Oct 2016 13:35:23 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Dia_de_los_muertos_Todd_PKG_1200x675_797636163949.jpg
Dia de los Muertos festivities will take place November 1st and 2nd in Old Town San Diego. With close to ten thousand attendees, this is San Diego premiere Day of the Dead event.]]>
<![CDATA[Costumes by the Thousands]]> Sun, 30 Oct 2016 21:58:13 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/gypsy+treasure+costume+shop.PNG
Gypsy Treasure, a costume shop in La Mesa, has been in business for 40 years. Gypsy Treasure is busy year-round, but especially during Halloween. A key reason for the stores success is costumes, lot's...

Photo Credit: NBC 7]]>
<![CDATA[Go Inside San Diego's Haunted Hotel]]> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:06:27 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Haunted-House-generic-San-Diego.jpg
WARNING THIS VIDEO CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES. The Haunted Hotel in downtown San Diego has been scaring people for 24 years. It's consistently ranked among the nations best haunted houses. Each Halloween season it

Photo Credit: NBC 7]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Halloween Costumes in San Diego]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:21:06 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hot_Halloween_Costumes_in_SD_Todd_1200x675_788560963687.jpg
What's hot this Halloween? What's not hot? The Halloween costume craze is here. Think Trump and Clinton, Clowns and Crowns, and more. NBC 7's Todd Strain takes a look at which costumes are popular in San Diego...]]>
<![CDATA[East Village Hosts Padres Opening Day Block Party]]> Thu, 31 Mar 2016 19:14:16 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Padres+Opening+Day+2014+Block+Party+%285%29.JPG
The opening of the San Diego Padres season is more than just a game; it's an all-day block party.]]>
<![CDATA[St. Patrick's Day Recipes to Add Irish Flavor]]> Thu, 17 Mar 2016 03:40:04 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/stpattysfoodtoday-food-al-roker-150313-04.jpg
Celebrating St. Patrick's is the perfect excuse to throw an Irish-themed party.These food and drink recipes will help you add some authentic and modern flavor to your St. Patrick's Day festivities.

Photo Credit: Samantha Okazaki/TODAY
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<![CDATA[Video: Rolling Stones Play Surprise Show]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 07:41:48 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/169*120/Stones.jpg
Jack Nicholson, Bruce Willis, Harry Styles of One Direction and other celebs were on hand Wednesday to see the Rolling Stones, who are slated to play Petco Park, on Sunday, play an intimate show at the...

Photo Credit: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for TDF Productions]]>
<![CDATA[Top Chefs to Offer Fine Dining for Great Cause]]> Fri, 02 May 2014 10:34:18 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Gourmet-Food-Generic_0925.jpg
Fine food and a great cause are on the menu for an annual culinary event featuring some of San Diego’s top chefs.]]>
<![CDATA[FAA: Ferris Wheel May Be Hazard to Air Traffic]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 04:06:23 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/FERRIS+WHEEL+RENDER+0107.jpg
A report released Friday by the Federal Aviation Administration states that the giant Ferris wheel proposed along the Embarcadero could be a hazard to flights in and out of San Diego.
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<![CDATA[The Future Eye of San Diego? ]]> Wed, 07 Jan 2015 13:05:25 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/FERRIS+WHEEL+RENDER+0107.jpg
San Diego could be next on the list to get their own giant Ferris wheel.]]>
<![CDATA[Volunteers Build Homes for Service Members in Lakeside]]> Sun, 02 Feb 2014 10:09:59 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/H4H-Lakeside.jpg
Dozens of volunteers with local non-profit group San Diego Habitat for Humanity gathered on Saturday to build homes for disabled veterans and their families in Lakeside.]]>
<![CDATA[$4M Home Raffled Off for $150]]> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 14:53:24 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ronaldhouse11.jpg
A $4 million home is being raffled off for a $150 ticket next month as part of a local charity event.]]>
<![CDATA[Actor Gary Sinise Celebrates Troops with SD Festival]]> Sun, 16 Feb 2014 11:58:20 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/219*120/0911-sinise.jpg
Academy Award-nominated actor Gary Sinise’s connection to the military did not stop with his scene-stealing role as Lieutenant Dan in ‘Forrest Gump.”]]>
<![CDATA[Send Your Pic: Chargers Faithful]]> Mon, 14 Sep 2015 15:55:13 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Chargers-fans-091415_4.jpg
Win or Lose, they're blue and gold. Bolts fans show their support for the SD Chargers. Send your pictures to isee@nbcsandiego.com.

Photo Credit: NBC 7]]>
<![CDATA[SDSU Student Crowned Miss California 2014]]> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 07:00:54 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/misscalisdsukunze.jpg
Beverly Hills resident, 20-year old Cassandra Kunze was crowned last night in Long Beach.

Photo Credit: Facebook]]>
<![CDATA[Holiday Events Ring in the Season Across SD]]> Sat, 07 Dec 2013 17:04:45 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/December+Nights+Resized.jpeg
Holiday cheer is in full swing across San Diego, as several events celebrated the season on Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[Men Accused of Stealing Paul Walker Crash Wreckage Plead Not Guilty]]> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 10:53:25 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Paul+Walker+1.jpg
Two men accused of stealing the roof panel from a badly wrecked red Porsche GT in which actor Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas died pleaded not guilty in court Friday morning.

Photo Credit: AFP/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Vavi Mud Run Returns]]> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 11:36:11 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mudrun.jpg
Runners of all sorts participated in VAVi's Del Mar Mud Run 2013 over the weekend. Check out a clip of the fun, mud-filled event here.]]>
<![CDATA[Could George Clooney Film in Coronado?]]> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 11:55:05 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Coronado-Bridge-0318.jpg
Multiple entertainment websites are reporting George Clooney is very interested in a storyline that happened in Coronado.]]>
<![CDATA[Ugly Sweater Run: Mustaches, Mistletoe Highly Recommended]]> Sat, 30 Nov 2013 18:31:30 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ugly+sweater+fun+run+1130.jpg
A fun run that requires participants to “don they now their ugliest apparel” swept through San Diego Saturday.

Photo Credit: The Ugly Sweater Run Facebook]]>
<![CDATA[Comic-Con: The Enduring Appeal of Peanuts]]> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 20:01:18 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Peanuts+gang.jpg
Amid Lycra-clad immortals, Charlie Brown and the gang prove that the simple things in life continue to fascinate

Photo Credit: Peanuts]]>
<![CDATA[Comic-Con 2013 Survival Guide]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 05:18:29 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/148245104.jpg
If you’re planning on attending Comic-Con 2013, you’ll probably need nerves of steel to tolerate the over 100,000 people trying to all get into the same panels, get the same autographs, buy the same collectors...

Photo Credit: Getty Images for Lionsgate]]>
<![CDATA[Surprises Await at SD County Fair]]> Sun, 09 Jun 2013 10:16:21 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDFairSurprises_722x406_32928323888.jpg
At the San Diego County Fair, sometimes it's best to just expect the unexpected. NBC 7's Brandi Powell reports from opening day at the fair, and encounters a few fun surprises.]]>
<![CDATA[2013 Rock 'n' Roll San Diego Marathon]]> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 10:05:57 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/RRMarathon1.JPG
Thousands upon thousands of runners took part in the 2013 Rock 'n' Roll San Diego Marathon on Sunday.

Photo Credit: Nina Martensson]]>
<![CDATA[Thousands Turn Out for 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon]]> Sun, 02 Jun 2013 20:56:43 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/RRMarathon11.jpg
Thousands upon thousands of runners and spectators turned out for the 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon and Half Marathon Sunday morning as music, cheering and sounds of sneakers on the pavement filled...

Photo Credit: Chris Chan]]>
<![CDATA[Gloriously Unhealthy Fair Foods ]]> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 08:35:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/121008+Corn+Dog+Kidnapping.jpg
Our homage to the fabulously fried food we'll enjoy at this year's fair.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Navy’s 27th Annual Bay Bridge Run/Walk Hits Coronado]]> Thu, 16 May 2013 13:47:51 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Coronado-Bridge-0318.jpg
Thousands of runners and walkers will take over the Coronado Bay Bridge on Sunday for the Navy’s 27th annual Bay Bridge Run/Walk.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Jack Rocks the Midway]]> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 09:27:16 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Midway+0152.jpg
San Diegans set sail on the Midway on Sunday night on a lineup of music sponsored by Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[Rare Belgian Beer Sold in San Diego]]> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 09:04:24 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Westvleteren.jpg
A few lucky beer connoisseurs snagged a rare brew in San Diego Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Best After-Show Grub?]]> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 11:07:07 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/240*120/Lucha.jpg
SoundDiego picks out 15 hot spots to get good eats after a show.]]>
<![CDATA[Wine and Dine on New Year’s Eve]]> Wed, 02 Jan 2013 15:09:51 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/nyetoast.jpg
This Dec. 31 why not treat yourself to the best meal of 2012? After all, it’s customary to celebrate the end of a year with a full stomach.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[SD Zoo’s New Koalas Get Check-Up]]> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 06:49:31 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/KoalaExam_003_Web.jpg
It was a busy day for bears – koala bears, specifically – at the San Diego Zoo Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Ken Bohn/ San Diego Zoo]]>
<![CDATA[Carlsbad Hotel Ranked Top Family-Friendly Spot]]> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 19:35:03 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WestInn_0306.jpg
A hotel in Carlsbad has been ranked one of the top family-friendly hotels in the United States, according to a list released by TripAdvisor.]]>
<![CDATA[Dozens Line Up for Rare Sneakers]]> Sun, 03 Mar 2013 13:00:03 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/corksshoes.jpg
More than 100 people lined up on a downtown street Thursday, for a chance to buy a pair of Nike Lebron "Corks."]]>
<![CDATA[Padres' FanFest Hits Homerun]]> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 10:06:31 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Padres-Fans-Generic-2013.jpg
The San Diego Padres held their annual FanFest Saturday at from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Petco Park. Padres fans got up close and personal with their favorite players at the free event and even got to check out...]]>
<![CDATA[Farmers’ Market Headed to El Cajon]]> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 11:29:49 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/TomatoesGeneric_0923.jpg
A brand new farmers’ market will soon set up shop in downtown El Cajon, city officials confirmed.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Reality TV Casting Call Headed to San Diego]]> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 11:14:45 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/television_generic.jpg
Reality TV junkies, take note: a casting call for a reality TV show featuring affluent local ladies living the fabulous life is headed to San Diego.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[SoCal Snow Deals]]> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 13:47:56 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/snowski.jpg
Now that the winter chill has settled in to Southern California, it’s time to take advantage of snow at local mountains.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Trade in Gift Cards for Cash]]> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 15:14:48 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/giftcardgeneric.jpg
Now that Christmas is over, many people are lining their wallets with one of the most popular presents this year: Gift cards.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[What To Do This Weekend]]> Sat, 29 Dec 2012 09:23:42 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/weekendgeneric1.jpg
With the end of the year just around the corner, celebrate some of the last bits of holiday events this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Things to Do This Weekend]]> Sat, 22 Dec 2012 09:38:30 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Snowman1_1221.jpg
It’s the last weekend before Christmas and there are plenty of jolly, festive things happening around San Diego.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Get Gorgeous Hair for the Holidays]]> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 11:38:09 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/drybarsd2.jpg
Looking to feel a little extra polished when making the rounds at holiday parties? Then maybe it’s time to treat your tresses to a professional blow dry.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Drybar]]>
<![CDATA[Ice Skate Competition Benefits Make a Wish]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 14:53:47 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ice-skating-frisco.jpg
The competition goes from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12 at the Hotel Del Coronado’s Ice Rink.]]>
<![CDATA[The Nutcracker Performed by California Ballet]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 16:17:58 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/nutcracker_noon_SD.jpg
The Nutcracker is the perfect way to introduce your family to the power and beauty of classical dance. It will be performed by the California Ballet at the Civic Theater. For ticket information, visit...]]>