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Gov. Gavin Newsom swears in Dr. Shirley Weber as California's new Secretary of State following Alex Padilla's appointment to the U.S. Senate in order to fill the vacancy created by Vice President Kamala Harris.

Dr. Shirley Weber’s path toward history: From SDSU professor to California Secretary of State

by Jayne Yutig, Staff Writer // February 18, 2021

California Secretary of State Shirley Weber is used to this. The shattering of glass ceilings, the breaking of records and the messages of congratulations....

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Photo courtesy of Akilah Weber for State Assembly.

Keeping it in the family, Akilah Weber running to replace mother Shirley Weber in State Assembly

by Jayne Yutig, Staff Writer // February 9, 2021

On Jan. 28, Gov. Gavin Newsom swore in Dr. Shirley Weber as California’s first Black secretary of state; leaving a vacant seat in California’s 79th...

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Holiday fun to attend over the winter break

by Juniper Perkins, Staff Writer // December 11, 2019

Decided to stay local for the upcoming break? No worries! San Diego is packed with winter events for everyone to enjoy. From holiday classics to cultural...

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The drag queen library reading is a step in the right direction

The drag queen library reading is a step in the right direction

by Ellyzuh Lemus, Contributor // October 2, 2019

On Sept. 10 the Chula Vista library held a book reading event for kids with an unlikely group of storytellers: drag queens. I first heard the news from...

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(left to right) Junior Dean Nevarez, freshman Casey Schmitt, sophomore Julian Escobedo and sophomore Tre Brown horse around after the Aztecs game on April 28 at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

Column: Aztecs happy to have Eastlake High talent

by Justin Wylie, Staff Writer // May 2, 2018

Reaching the collegiate level is quite a feat when looking at the scale of baseball players that come out of high school. San Diego is a prominent area...

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Tasty Tuesday: An array of meat beckons at Tacos El Gordo

Tasty Tuesday: An array of meat beckons at Tacos El Gordo

by Liliana Cervantes, Staff Writer // November 17, 2015

Locals haven’t fully experienced authentic Tijuana-style Mexican cuisine in San Diego until they have been to Tacos El Gordo at either of its two locations...

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