| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Eric Garcetti, L.A.'s new mayor, was just listed on some website as one of the nation’s most dateable mayors. “Fanciable” is probably how the Brits would put it. Never mind that Garcetti is married: He’s got an excellent set of...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:29 PM
SAN DIEGO -- In his final weeks as mayor, Bob Filner quietly gave generous raises to seven of his staff members.
The raises took effect as staff members were being interviewed by the city attorney's office about the sexual harassment allegations...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 10:04 AM
SAN DIEGO - Court documents suggest that the city attorney's office plans a vigorous defense against the sexual harassment lawsuit that drove ex-Mayor Bob Filner from office.
Filner "acted in good faith, without malice, and with a reasonable belief that...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:02 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Activists attempting to oust then-Mayor Bob Filner appear to have been well on their way to qualifying for a recall election, according to information released Friday.
In less than six days, the recall movement had gathered 37,517...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:00 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Acting Mayor Todd Gloria has reversed a hands-off order by ex-Mayor Bob Filner involving medical marijuana dispensaries.
Just days after taking office, Filner ordered code compliance officers and police officers to stop issuing citations to...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Over the objections of Gov. Jerry Brown and several past presidents of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, state lawmakers have approved a measure asking that the western span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge be renamed for former San Francisco...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:56 AM
SAN DIEGO — A City Council committee Monday will review ex-Mayor Bob Filner's use of a city credit card and his trip to Paris, where he was accompanied by two San Diego police officers.
At the recommendation of City Atty. Jan Goldsmith, the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:08 PM
SAN DIEGO--Former Assemblywoman Lori Saldana signed up Friday as a possible candidate for mayor to finish the final three years of Bob Filner's term.
Like all candidates, Saldana has until Sept. 20 to return nomination papers to the city clerk with...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:21 AM
Not even the most die-hard Bob Filner loyalists claim the achievements during his tumultuous nine months as San Diego’s mayor that ended Friday with his resignation were greater than the failures and misdeeds: the hostile treatment of women, the...
| Sep 4, 2013
Re "Filner's agenda could live on," Sept. 2
I guess I'm the die-hard Bob Filner loyalist who claims that his achievements were greater than his failings, mainly because he realized so much in only nine months as mayor of San Diego. Three more years...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:15 PM
She sent San Diego's departing Mayor Bob Filner some resignation "gifts" last week, among them a mirror, so he could see who was to blame for his downfall. This sort of made-for-TV event has been S.O.P. for lawyer Gloria Allred for more than 30 years....