Michael Benninger

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  • Things to do in May

    Things to do in May

    May is filled with cool events including the 26th Annual Pug Party, San Diego Taco Fest, Gator By The Bay and the Hillcrest Craft Beer Crawl. 5.4 Eighth Annual Taste of Cardiff Treat your taste buds, excite your eardrums and bask in the area's beauty during this self-guided stroll to Cardiff's...

  • Laughing stock: May stand-up comedy shows

    Laughing stock: May stand-up comedy shows

    Comedians performing at comedy venues around San Diego this month include Gabriel Iglesias, Rachel Feinstein and Tom Green.   May 4: Gabriel Iglesias "Me, racist? The only race I hate is the one you have to run." - Gabriel Iglesias from I'm Not Fat, I'm Fluffy @ Pala Casino, palacasino.com   May...

  • Seafood and spirits await you Sunday in Little Italy

    Seafood and spirits await you Sunday in Little Italy

    Up for something extraordinary this weekend? Kettner Exchange's inaugural Seafood & Spirit Festival, aka KEX Fest, is set to make a big splash on Sunday by beginning a new tradition that's sure to be a can't-miss for seafood fanatics. Dreamed up by visionary developer Matt Spencer, KEX Fest is...

  • The reel deal: April movie releases

    The reel deal: April movie releases

    New movies being released in April 2017 include Going in Style, The Circle, Leap! and Gifted. SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE They were never alone. Fantasy | Adventure Director: Kelly Asbury Starring: Demi Lovato, Katy Perry , Mandy Patinkin In theaters: April 7 When the lone female living among a tribe...

  • M Delivers' cannabis service is dope

    M Delivers' cannabis service is dope

    Like many of the best things in life, Cassandra Pearson's career as a "budtender" began on Craigslist. In 2012, after spending a few years employed at restaurants around San Diego, the native Minnesotan found herself looking for a new line of work. That's when she stumbled upon a job posting for...

  • Laughing stock: April stand-up comedy shows

    Laughing stock: April stand-up comedy shows

    Comedians performing at comedy venues around San Diego this month include Adam Sandler , T.J. Miller and David Koechner. April 7-8: Shawn Pelofsky "What was really annoying about my high school reunion, is that the girl who was in charge of the slideshow sent a little message on the Facebook. And...

  • At home with architect Kevin deFreitas

    At home with architect Kevin deFreitas

    A Top Chef's home kitchen, a master mixologist's home bar, a stylist-to-the-stars' home closet, a celebrated interior designer's home décor and a prominent architect's, well, home, beg the question -how do professional San Diegans bring their work home? Open their doors and see. Born and raised...

  • A local artist curates the galaxy of design

    A local artist curates the galaxy of design

      When it comes to design, few San Diegans know more than Jaime Derringer, the founder and executive editor of acclaimed online magazine Design Milk. Highlighting the best of modern art, architecture, interior design, fashion and technology, Design Milk is sweeping in scope, yet the site constitutes...

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