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San Diego Pride announces 2021 Spirit of Stonewall honorees

San Diego Pride announces 2021 Spirit of Stonewall honorees

The first time I went to the Spirit of Stonewall Rally was in 2000. It was only a few weeks before that I had been homeless and living in my car. Local community activist Benny Cartwright and his mother saved my life by taking me into their home.

Looking for a job? The City of San Diego has several openings

Looking for a job? The City of San Diego has several openings

As the country emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic, more San Diegans will be looking to find meaningful employment. In response, the City of San Diego is devoting resources to help get people back to work and provide high-quality services to the public.

The Center to launch Black Services Program

The Center to launch Black Services Program

In a year wrought with heartache and loss, tomorrow, Tuesday, May 25, 2021 stands out, as it marks one year since the murder of George Floyd at the hands of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.

San Diego City Council approves extension of Temporary Outdoor Business Operations

San Diego City Council approves extension of Temporary Outdoor Business Operations
In an effort to continue supporting businesses as they recover from the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the San Diego City Council has unanimously approved an extension of interim urgency ordinances to allow the City’s Temporary Outdoor Business Operation (TOBO) permit program to continue. 
 

Hillcrest CityFest is back for 2021!

Hillcrest CityFest is back for 2021!

The Hillcrest Business Association (HBA) shared last week that they will bring Hillcrest CityFest this year, scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 8 from 12 noon to 11 pm. 

San Diego Police Department kicks off LGBTQ Safe Place Program

San Diego Police Department kicks off LGBTQ Safe Place Program
Continuing efforts to create safer communities for all, San Diego Police Chief David Nisleit and Mayor Todd Gloria were joined today by Council President Jennifer Campbell, Council President Pro Tem Stephen Whitburn and LGBTQ business and community leaders to launch the San Diego Police Department’s new Safe Place Program.

Community members encouraged to help clean-up litter in Hillcrest on Saturday

Community members encouraged to help clean-up litter in Hillcrest on Saturday
As part of I Love A Clean San Diego's Creek to Bay Cleanup, Friends of Hillcrest will host a litter cleanup in the neighborhood.
 
Everyone who loves Hillcrest is welcome to participate by cleaning up litter on their block or any part of Hillcrest at any time throughout the day.