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15-minute simple pumpkin pie recipe

Mollie Shepardson

November 15, 2010

Filed under FEATURES

Ingredients: 3/4 cup caramel ice cream topping 1 graham cracker pre-made pie crust 3/4 cup chopped pecans 1 cup milk 2 3.4-oz. packages vanilla instant pudding 1 cup canned pumpkin 1 1/2 tsp. pumpkin pie spice 1 8-oz. container thawed whipped cream Step One Pour 1/2 cup of the caramel ice cream topping over the pie crust, then sprinkle with 1/2 cup of the chopped pecans. ...

Recipe: prepare your own Tofurkey

Colonna Family Thanksgiving Recipes

November 15, 2010

Filed under FEATURES

1 stuffed Tofurkey Roast 4, 5, or 6 little, white potatoes. Washed and scrubbed with a vegetable brush, then quartered. 3 medium to large carrots. Scrubbed, peeled and cut into 2-inch pieces. (Alternatively, about 10 baby carrots cut in half also works fine.) 1 large onion, cut in half and each half quartered. 12 whole cloves. (optional) This doesn't quite make me think...

REVIEW: Raise your glass to Pink’s new album

Christine Klee

November 15, 2010

Filed under Entertainment

Pink's new album "Greatest Hits . So Far!!!" hit stores Nov. 16. The first single, "Raise Your Glass," and its video, have already made waves around the internet and sparked debates about the subject of the song and video. As Pink herself said, this song was written for all the underdogs in the world. In the chorus, she sings "So raise your glass, if you are wrong, in all...

Homeland insecurity

City Times Editorial Board

November 15, 2010

Filed under OPINION

Imagine you're this rich, powerful person. You're one of the most influential people in the world and people are constantly trying to get into your good graces. Unfortunately, when someone gets to this level of power and status, there will be other, not as influential people, who will be trying to knock you out of that position So what do you do? You get someone to watch your...

Urbanalities

Michele Suthers

November 15, 2010

Filed under OPINION

Lady Knights defeat alumni

Sidney Bryant

November 15, 2010

Filed under SPORTS

For Coach Leann Taylor, preparation for the 2010-11 softball season seems to be going pretty well. She watched her current squad romp former players 7-0 in the alumni game, which took place on Nov. 6. Despite this game being versus alumni, Taylor and her coaching staff seemed impressed with the outcome. Sophomore pitcher Hannah Shafer started the game off for the Lady...

ASG gets recognized

Olivia Holt

November 15, 2010

Filed under NEWS

A group of Associated Student Government members were present during a San Diego City Council meeting on Nov. 9 in which they received recognition for their community service work with the non-profit organization Embrace. At the same meeting, Embrace received a resolution from Council declaring Nov. 1-7 as "Embrace the Streets Week" in the city of San Diego. "Embrace organizes...

A Brown stain on California’s budget

Heric Rubio

November 15, 2010

Filed under OPINION

On Nov. 2, the people of California once again voted for Jerry Brown to be governor of their state. Brown already served a previous term as governor from 1975 unto '83, so voters must have felt that this experience would assure that he would be the best choice. But Brown's first term was so long ago that many voters probably have no idea what went down his first time around. When...

Proud to be an …

Heric Rubio

November 15, 2010

Filed under OPINION

If you're like me, you get a lot of information on the latest happening from Facebook statuses (stati?). So when Manny Pacquiao fought Antonio Margarito this past Saturday, I knew I could keep up with the battle through constant refreshing of my browser. While I was keeping up with the fight, I started noticed a pattern. I kept seeing updates from my Mexican friends that were...

CITY TIMES EXCLUSIVE: Diana Gonzalez’s father recounts day of her death

Ryan Johnson

November 15, 2010

Filed under NEWS

Jose Gonzalez quietly connected a VCR and stereo system to a heavy, old 20-inch TV that he had set on a raised outdoor patio bar Oct. 22. The bar sat in the the paved backyard of his brother and sister-in-law's small house in National City. Several women, likely family and friends of the Gonzalez family, were laying out evenly spaced rows of green and white plastic outdoor...

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