Ken Lewis

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  • Weekend getaway: Take off for the peaks

    Weekend getaway: Take off for the peaks

    Local snow makes flaking out of work cool, and the right kind of après-ski makes a trip to the mountains chill. With so many resorts within striking distance of San Diego, it's always a great weekend to escape corporate life, grab the gear and hit the slopes for a different kind of "board" meeting....

  • Take the plunge

    Take the plunge

    One great thing about heading into the fall season is that we don't live in fear of the weather going afoul. Temperatures from September through November are usually still well within the comfortable range, allowing us to continue on our awesome path of outdoor activities. So now that the tourists...

  • San Diego surfboard tradition stays strong

    San Diego surfboard tradition stays strong

    The San Diego surf scene has had lots of personalities over the decades. The city has been home to some founding fathers of surf culture. Woody Brown, Skeeter Malcolm, Jim "Mouse" Robb, Doc Paskowitz and others built their own surfboards and created a thriving surf culture that still stands strong....

  • Natasha Leggero makes KAABOO debut

    Natasha Leggero makes KAABOO debut

    KAABOO Del Mar  is chock-full of talented humans, but one woman who stands out in the crowd is comedian Natasha Leggero. The veteran comedian-turned-actress is in the middle of the second season of her popular television show, "Another Period," on the Comedy Central cable channel. Upon her return...

  • Get good shoes to avoid a run of trouble

    Get good shoes to avoid a run of trouble

    So there I stood, confused and intimidated by the sight of the massive shoe wall at the local footwear dealer. Truth be told, I am not a seasoned runner but I did know that my 2-year-old running shoes were taking a toll on my feet. The time for a new pair of shoes was now. This is an all-too-common...

  • Stagecoach to roll from town to town

    Stagecoach to roll from town to town

    Get ready, country music fans: Stagecoach is hitting the dusty trail. Ten years after launching the Stagecoach Country Music Festival as the country counterpart to the annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in the California desert city of Indio, Goldenvoice is launching a touring version...

  • Top 5 water activities for out-of-town friends

    Top 5 water activities for out-of-town friends

    Get outside and experience a few must-do activities they won't be able to do anywhere else.

  • Go forth and shred for free

    Go forth and shred for free

      San Diego is home to a healthy skateboard-oriented community that has dozens of city-built skate parks for you to enjoy for free. That's right, just like tennis courts or soccer fields, you can enjoy the freedom of skating at your own leisure with no hit to your bank account. While most people...

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