Wham! singer-songwriter George Michael dies

LOS ANGELES – George Michael, a teenage music idol of the 1980s, died over the Christmas holiday. He was 53. A co-star of the pop duo Wham! and later a solo artist, Michael was best known for Wham! hits such as “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go,” “Careless Whisper” and “Everything She Wants.” His popular solo […]

Lottery ticket worth more than $1 million sold in Vista

VISTA  – A Powerball lottery ticket worth more than $1 million was sold at a 7-Eleven store in Vista, California Lottery officials said today. The ticket was sold at the 7-Eleven store at 900 N. Santa Fe Ave. and matched five of six numbers in Saturday night’s draw to win $1,098,095. That ticket bore the numbers […]

Rep. Darrell Issa issues statement on death of Fidel Castro

SAN DIEGO  – Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Vista, issued a strongly worded statement today on the death of former Cuban dictator Fidel Castro. “Fidel Castro was a tyrant, murderer, liar, and evil despot. History will remember him as nothing more. He murdered his own citizens, imprisoned those who disagreed with him and wrought inconceivable misery on the […]

South Mission Road roadwork receives final approval

  FALLBROOK − FPUD has received final approval from the County of San Diego to do the final road paving on South Mission Road. Crews will be doing the work next week, Nov. 21 through 23. “We are purposely timing the roadwork with school being out for the week for Thanksgiving vacation,” said Noelle Denke, […]