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Opinion

Guest editorial: Solar tariffs — An uninformed policy

On Jan. 23, a proposal that sat on President Trump’s desk for over two months, which the renewable energy industry had been watching anxiously, was finally signed. His signature places into effect a 30 percent tariff on imported solar panels, and while it was expected, the reasoning behind it and implications going forward beckon further understanding.

‘Have a dense day’

Posted: February 16th, 2018 | Featured, Humor, Opinion | No Comments

Forget it, my fellow Mission Valley residents. There’s no turning back! You’ve seen the development plans in the news. Accordingly, I suggest you control your pangs of nostalgia, for progress is coming whether you like or not.

Guest Editorial: Delivery services are the answer to San Diego’s cannabis problems

By Elizabeth Wilhelm

Looking around our city, you would hardly know that marijuana will be legally sold here starting in January.

Due to delays and inaction by city government, San Diego could be the California city least prepared for legal cannabis retail. This is mainly because there are still around 300 unregulated cannabis delivery services active within the city. Most of them pay regular business taxes, and some do not. None will have a chance at legitimization unless the City Council acts soon.

SoccerCity: A dagger poised to strike the heart of San Diego

By Joe LaCava Mission Valley is the heart of San Diego. Proximity to nearly everything, facilitated by easy access to San Diego’s key transportation corridors, has long made Mission Valley an attractive place to live, work and play. Unfortunately, that may change if the proposed SoccerCity development moves forward. This massive mixed-use development – which […]

Letters to the Editor – May 12, 2017

Posted: May 12th, 2017 | Featured, Letters to the editor, Opinion | No Comments

SoccerCity’s devilish details Re: “Public will decide SoccerCity” [Volume 11, Issue 4 or bit.ly/2oPjysP] I read your piece concerning the SoccerCity proposal for the Qualcomm Stadium site and wish to comment. The proposal, as it stands now, should indeed generate controversy and as one member of the planning commission noted, “the devil is in the […]