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San Diego City College student Zaphire Alonso lays in her hospital bed at UCSD Medical Center on Sept. 9 after transferring from Hospital General de Playa del Carmen in Cancun, Mexico, after an Aug. 16 motorcycle accident. Photo credit: Mike Madriaga

‘Bring Zaphire home’

GoFundMe campaign helps bring City College student Zaphire Alonso back to San Diego after motorcycle accident in Mexico
Mike Madriaga September 29, 2015

“… We were going fast through the Carretera Tulum, then the motorcycle started moving around and that is when we flew (off),” explained Zaphire Alonso, a San Diego City College student who was absent...

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A visitor at the Bikes del Pueblo tent of the City Heights Farmers Market changes the bearings in the axle of a wheel from his bike with help and guidance from volunteers on April 18. Photo credit: Torrey Spoerer

Cycling the D.I.Y. Skills

San Diego's only bike kitchen still thriving despite challenges
Torrey Spoerer May 21, 2015

Alfredo originally bought his vintage Raleigh road bicycle for only $5, but he has also spent $300 over the past three years on repairs and maintenance. $100 per year on an outdated vintage ride, however,...

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The Liv Green Smoothie contains cactus, pineapple and various fruits. The Chicken Salad Sandwich includes baby spinach, red onion, slices of avocado and provolone cheese. Photo credit: Franchesca Walker

Student Eats: Healthy options on the hill

Franchesca Walker October 28, 2014

Juice bars and smoothie spots have recently become popular in San Diego. One is located on University Avenue in a bright orange building in Hillcrest: Liv Juice Bar. Outside, a banner reads “Raw juices"...

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Delicious strawberry frosted flakes pancakes served up in huge portions at the Hash House A Go Go.Photo credit: Michelle Moran

Portions galore

Michelle Moran February 13, 2014

If breakfast will be your most important meal of the day, then Hash House a Go Go in Hillcrest is a great option for you. It’s reputation for delicious, “over-the-top” entrees is well...

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Front entrance of Snooze in Hillcrest. Michelle Moran, City Times

A breakfast heaven in Hillcrest

Michelle Moran April 15, 2013

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so why not indulge in some creations that are so delicious, it will make you want to go back for more? Snooze in Hillcrest will become an automatic addiction...

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