Places

  • 'Wonderspaces' is wonderful: Immersive art experience comes to San Diego

    'Wonderspaces' is wonderful: Immersive art experience comes to San Diego

    Wonderspaces, a grand display of interactive art installations that first popped up in a circus-sized tent in Mission Valley last summer and attracted over 60,000 visitors during its two-month stay, is back again. This year's exhibition, called "With Creative License,'' is at the B Street Pier...

  • Blondes on Beer: Kilowatt lights up Ocean Beach brewing scene

    Blondes on Beer: Kilowatt lights up Ocean Beach brewing scene

    BLONDES ON BEER: Welcome to our inaugural Blondes on Beers column! As co-beer enthusiasts, we — Ashley Mackin-Solomon and Crystal Hoyt — will use this report to explore the breweries and tasting rooms in Ocean Beach and Point Loma. Though we are by no means "experts," we love beer and are here...

  • Blondes on Beer: Modern Times - A standout in the craft-beer era

    Blondes on Beer: Modern Times - A standout in the craft-beer era

    On this particular Saturday, there were nine India Pale Ales (IPAs) on tap. When asked what differentiates the Point Loma tasting room from their other four locations, our beertender explained that people travel from all over to visit “The Mothership.” He went on to say the beer selection is heavi

  • Blondes on Beer: Mike Hess Brewing - A new take on an old tradition in Ocean Beach/San Diego

    Blondes on Beer: Mike Hess Brewing - A new take on an old tradition in Ocean Beach/San Diego

    BLONDES ON BEER: Slightly off the beaten path of busy OB — about half a mile from the beach — sits the Mike Hess Brewing Ocean Beach tasting room. With a motto of "Great beer, no exceptions, no excuses," the brewery offers types you may know, with tastes you may not. The Claritas Kolsch for example,...

  • Ocean Beach Library fans await word on its expansion

    Ocean Beach Library fans await word on its expansion

    Ocean Beach 's biggest draw — to both insiders and outsiders — is its beach, but another big part of this tight-knit and friendly town is its library. The Ocean Beach Library is small, at just over 4,500 square feet, but it's mighty in its impact and significance to the community. The original...

  • Community Garden poised for patronage

    Community Garden poised for patronage

    From sun-up to sun-down, the 44-year-old OB Community Garden teams with activity. Birds, butterflies, bugs and bees join the gardeners as they till and toil to produce organic fruits and vegetables, flowers and foliage. For added fun, the planters compete year round in growing competitions — tallest...

  • Point Loma Playhouse toasts its 10th Anniversary

    Point Loma Playhouse toasts its 10th Anniversary

    Theatrical group gala May 3 at Pt. Loma Assembly

  • Wake up and smell the coffee

    Wake up and smell the coffee

    Editor’s Note: This is the first of a two-part series about the independent coffee shops in town whose owners are brewing up cupfuls of delicious decadence. Look for part-two in the May issue of Point Loma-OB Monthly. Point Loma and Ocean Beach have no shortage of special places to get a cup of...

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