SAN DIEGO (CNS) - One of San Diego's most popular restaurants closed Monday for about six weeks of renovations, while another is shutting down following Tuesday's New Year's Eve celebration.
Phil's BBQ on Sports Arena Boulevard closed Monday and is scheduled to reopen Feb. 11, according to the restaurant's website. The remodeling work will include a new kitchen, more beer taps and water and energy efficiency improvements.
In the meantime, Phil's fans can get their fill of ribs, barbecue chicken and spicy sauce at locations in San Marcos, near West San Marcos Boulevard and state Route 78, or Santee, along Cuyamaca Street across from The Home Depot.
Croce's Restaurant & Jazz Bar, one of the catalysts for the development of the Gaslamp Quarter, will end a 30-year run at its Fifth Avenue location after its annual New Year's Eve celebration Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.
Ingrid Croce, the establishment's owner and the widow of the singer-songwriter Jim Croce, was unable to resolve a dispute with the building's owner over noise and vibrations from a next-door nightclub.
Croce and her husband are opening a 4,000-square-foot, 200-seat location called Croce's Park West -- on Jan. 19 on Fifth Avenue in Banker's Hill.
A 9-year-old boy who was the subject of an Amber Alert in Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties after being abducted by his father, who was suspected of first killing the child's mother, was located safe Tuesday.
Four community meetings will be held in San Diego to take public input on selection of a new police chief, the city announced Tuesday.
Many watchers of Monday's solar eclipse may have glanced at the sun without proper eye protection, if only for a brief moment. This can be dangerous, as looking directly at the sun can cause eye damage.
Signs discouraging people from feeding birds are being installed in four locations along San Diego Bay and Imperial Beach, the Port of San Diego announced Tuesday.
The parents of a boy injured in a hit-and-run crash testified Tuesday at the trial of the man accused in the crash.
Lawyers for a Mexican man who was shielded from being deported will try to persuade a judge who has been a target of President Donald Trump's scorn that the administration wrongly expelled their client from the United States.
Firefighters halted the spread of a two-acre brush fire Tuesday off state Route 67 and Slaughterhouse Canyon Road in the Foster area, near Lakeside, according to Cal Fire.
It's back to school time and for many students frustration with trying to keep up in math class returns.