Daily Archives: July 17, 2013

Comic Con Has Begun!


This years Comic Con promises to be a doozie!

The program cover is pictured above.


The souvenir bag is smaller this year and they have built in cape.

I will be posting a lot about the Con over the next few days.

Words, pictures, and video.

If you are interested in using any of the Comic Con content on a news broadcast I only ask that you credit my blog www.BowlersDesk.com

Sorry only KSWB FOX5 is allowed to use any of the content in San Diego.

Hope you enjoy my Comic Con!


San Diego Library Shows Its Comic Con Support


Comic Con International is drawing Suport from every courier of San Diego’s life.

Now the San Diego County Library is getting into the act with a special edition Comic Com Library card.

The library will release the limited edition card to San Diego’s library goers over the next few days.

Call your local branch for more information.

So you can be kept up to date on what matters.


Opening Day at the Del Mar Race Track

Opening Day at the Del Mar Race Track


[trib_ndn vid=24953419]DEL MAR, Calif. — The 76th season of horse racing at the Del Mar Racetrack will get under way Wednesday, highlighted by the annual hat contest and the $100,000 Oceanside Stakes for 3-year-olds.

opening day racesThe 19th “One and Only Truly Fabulous Hats Contest” is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. in the Plaza de Mexico, with a panel of celebrity judges rating on style and creativity. Categories include Best Racing Theme, Funniest or Most Outrageous, Most Glamorous, Best Flowers and Best Fascinator, which is a type of headpiece or hair accessory.

The grand prize is two American Airlines round-trip ticket vouchers for use anywhere in the continental U.S. that the airline flies, plus a $500 gift basket from Studio Savvy. Category winners will receive $300, with $200 for second place and $100 for third place.

“Each year more women and men wear hats to make a fashion statement — and not just…

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AM Briefing from Bowlersdesk.com for July 17, 2013


Today is the 76th annual opening day at the Del Mar Race track. Beginning with the traditional Hat contest at 11:00 AM and the first post at 2:00 this afternoon. KSWB FOX5 is live there all morning long so if you’re up between 4:30 to 10:00 AM in San Diego on channel 5 … over the air 69.1 … or on live on live at www.FOX5SanDiego.com

There is some more traditional news today.

San Diego’s City Council is meeting.

First at 9:00 Am they are talking about how much to charge to rent out the new central library for special events. Imagine getting married at the library.

Then this afternoon at 2:00 their Land Use and Housing Committee is getting together to talk about the plan for the neighborhoods that surround the airport.

San Diego’s Board of Supervisors is also meeting about land use but they are talking about what to charge for construction permits. And finally tonight is preview night for San Diego’s Comic Con. This will be the 44th annual con and it’s grown into a behemoth since its humble beginnings. At 6:00 tonight some pass holders can pick up their passes and take a walk through the convention hall before everyone else. Both Thursday and Friday mornings KSWB is going to be live at the Hard Rock Hotel with our Comic Con special. So be sure to watch from 4:30 to 10:00 AM in San Diego on channel 5 … over the air 69.1 … or on live on live at www.FOX5SanDiego.com

For more on these and other stories please check bowlersdedsk.com

… And please remember to post, re-post, and share.

So you can be kept up to date on what matters.