Allison Keltner

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  • Nail salon brings posh services to Barrio Logan

    A new nail salon in Barrio Logan , Posh & Polished, offers an upscale salon experience at reasonable prices. Owner Lorena Abraham said she "had a vision of a nail salon that could be a place to spend quality time with old friends and meet new ones - a place where someone could have a glass of wine...

  • Hop up to see 'Rabbitville' exhibition during Comic-Con weekend

    Hop up to see 'Rabbitville' exhibition during Comic-Con weekend

    This year, Comic-Con mainstays like Captain America, Han Solo and Wonder Woman will be joined by... rabbits? Yes, rabbits. From July 20-23, the Gaslamp Quarter Association is hosting an exhibition of the "Rabbitville" public art project. The "Hop-Up Gallery" will feature many of the rabbit sculptures...

  • Prep for a perfect day with the ponies

    Prep for a perfect day with the ponies

    It's that time of year when it seems like everyone in San Diego flocks to "where the surf meets the turf" for Opening Day at the Del Mar Track Club. Opening Day is a longstanding tradition and quintessential San Diego event that everyone should experience at least once. If this is the year for...

  • 'The home of homemade food' can be found in Pacific Beach

    'The home of homemade food' can be found in Pacific Beach

    An East Coast-style deli and a Mediterranean grill might not seem like an obvious match, but at Vanoos Grillette in Pacific Beach it has been a winning combination since 2012. The family-owned business calls itself "the home of homemade food." Everything on the menu, which includes traditional...

  • 10 tips for Taste of Gaslamp success

    10 tips for Taste of Gaslamp success

    Taste of Gaslamp is back for its 23rd year on Saturday, June 17. The drill: From 1-4 p.m., make your way through the Gaslamp Quarter on a self-guided epicurean walking tour while more than 20 restaurants serve up samples of their specialties. Whether you're a Taste veteran or a newbie, it's easy...

  • Harry Potter fans: PotterCon comes to San Diego

    Harry Potter fans: PotterCon comes to San Diego

    Do you know your Butterbeer from Firewhiskey? The correct pronunciation of wingardium leviosa? Are you itching for the chance to wear your house colors with pride? Then PotterCon is the place for you. Bring your wands to the House of Blues at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 17 for a celebration of all things...

  • A new apartment home awaits you at The Village Mission Valley

    A new apartment home awaits you at The Village Mission Valley

    Perched atop a private bluff in the heart of San Diego, The Village Mission Valley Apartment Homes offers that quintessential San Diego lifestyle. From the central location, residents are just minutes from the Gaslamp Quarter , Balboa Park, Old Town , the beaches, Mission Trails Regional Park and...

  • Tour de Fat takes its show to Waterfront Park

    Killer music, circus performers, vaudeville acts, magicians, comedians and delicious New Belgium beer - where else can you find all these things but at New Belgium's Fat Tire Tour de Fat? The traveling festival gets bigger and better every year and 2017 is no exception. This year, San Diegans can...

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