Michael Beausoleil

Michael Beausoleil

Senior City Editor

Michael is based in San Diego, CA and helped to launch SDtoday after working in higher education and a decade of creating digital content. When he’s not writing, he enjoys drinking coffee, watching competition reality shows, and discovering music.

The new bears could arrive at the zoo as soon as late summer 2024 if all permits are approved.
Following another substantial storm, it the end of San Diego’s rainy season in sight?
The city has identified declining road quality, but has conducted studies to find ways to improve conditions.
Explore these twists on margaritas, including sweet, spicy, and sans-alcohol options.
The project will demolish the three-story headhouse on Navy Pier and create a 10-acre park and memorial
Take a sweet tour of stores that sell chocolates and other treats.
The space is the first city-owned dog park in District 7 and is larger than 68% of dog parks in San Diego.
Thanks for sharing your sweet stories, SD.
The team will also host a celebration of life ceremony to honor the late chairman and founder before the start of the 2024 season.
From Harrison to Bush, many US presidents visited America’s Finest City while holding the position.
Dig into 25 of San Antonio’s must-try pizza shops.
The contenders represent two local shelters: Helen Woodward Animal Center and The Animal Pad.
Here’s where to grab a slice at 25+ pizza restaurants around the River City
The historic La Jolla cocktail lounge is set to debut a redesign the blends old and new elements
Find local hubs for San Francisco 49ers and Philadelphia Eagles fans.
The former site of Horton Plaza is undergoing a redevelopment that will add new retails spaces, housing complexes, and life science offices.
With more rain on the way, the county has services to help locals address hazards before the storm.
Find out how you can score hats, a City Connect poncho, bobbleheads, a Joe Musgrove basketball jersey, and more.
Hannah Jones, Senior Economic Research Analyst for Realtor.com, helps us understand why the local housing market remains so hot.
What does this mean for locals and why are the emergencies issued after the storms have passed?
Dining in San Diego is always a fresh experience with new restaurants popping up all the time — and more on the way.
Dig into Sacramento’s must-try pizza shops including Uncle Vito’s, OneSpeed, and more.
The $32 million initiative aims to repair storm damage and address erosion that could lead to bluffs collapsing.
Dig into Kansas City’s must-try pizza shops including local legends, fancier fare + cross-country crusts.
The space restored historic elements and will serve as a supper lounge and host live music performances.
These shows prove that San Diego is a great city for live music, and they’re just a sample of the shows coming this year.
The application announces intent to tear down and replace the landmark pier, but approval is pending a public hearing.
The local theater signed a new, three-year lease thanks to community support, with a new production coming this month.
Three monkey species saw additions in the fourth quarter of 2023.
Dig into Raleigh’s must-try pizza shops including NC State hangouts, high-end Detroit-style pizza, and bagel shops moonlighting as pizzerias. Whatever style you prefer, there’s pizza in Raleigh for you.