BHS Honors Students win big at History Day competition

BHS Honors Students win big at History Day competition

BONSALL – On Feb. 25, the San Diego County Office of Education hosted the San Diego County division of the National History Day (NHD) competition. This year’s theme “Taking a Stand in History” inspired Honors students at Bonsall High School (BHS) to create visual exhibits, documentaries, performances, and essays highlighting courageous historical figures that exemplified […]

Today’s kids can suffer from ‘Activity Overload’

Courtesy of American Counseling Association Most of us remember our childhood days as happy, fun times. Sure, there was school work, but also lots of free time, friends to hang with, and none of the stress we adults face. But is childhood today all that carefree?  Examine your child’s schedule and you may find it’s much […]

‘Shadowlands’ is a romantic tale of love

‘Shadowlands’ is a romantic tale of love

Elizabeth Youngman-Westphal Special to the Village News “Shadowlands” is a love story. Truly and honestly depicted by a band of players in love with the writings of C. S. Lewis, “Jack” to his friends. Lewis believes “the magic never ends.” And wonders aloud – “if God loves us (why) then must we suffer pain and […]

Pala RV Resort to sponsor Derby Days May 5-6

PALA – The top-rated Pala RV Resort (10/10/10 by Good Sam, the national RV Resort rating publication) will present Derby Days May 5-6, an event that will offer guests bourbon and bratwurst, a Craziest Hat Contest, a Best Dog Costume contest, and Jockey Horse Races. Guests must stay a minimum of two nights, Friday and […]

Add color to the kitchen

Add color to the kitchen

Family Features Special to Village News While the kitchen is often the busiest room in the house, it is also one of the most important rooms when it comes to renovations. An upgraded, vibrant kitchen that incorporates elements of personal style can make the room more attractive while increasing the home’s overall value. An easy […]

Six tips to keep ticks off

Six tips to keep ticks off

Gig Conaughton County of San Diego Communications Office Finally! The sun is back and you’ve been itching to get outside for a hike. Just remember, it’s tick season in San Diego County, and you should protect yourself and your pets if you’re planning to roam into any brushy, grassy, or chapparal-covered areas. One of the […]

Daylight time switch can cause driving danger

SACRAMENTO – After Daylight Saving Time begins on March 12, many motorists may find themselves short of sleep and a danger on the roadways. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) wants the public to be aware of the risks associated with drowsy driving. “When clocks are set forward in the spring, people often lose an hour […]

Cancer patients receive fresh food in the Kindness Campaign

BIRMINGHAM, ALA. – The Kindness Campaign represents a small attempt to restore cancer patients’ quality of life by encouraging participants to arrange a gift basket or to cook a healthy meal and offer it to someone at a nearby hospital. So far, over 300 baskets filled with fresh fruits and raw vegetables, as well as […]

North San Diego County real estate scores some gains

North San Diego County real estate scores some gains

FALLBROOK – February real estate activity levels in two prime North San Diego County markets were distorted by the dearth of properties on the market, Jerry Kalman, a realtor® with HomeSmart Legends here, reported March 6. Kalman reported that the inventory slipped to 162 units entering March as twice as many properties came off the […]

Final homes now selling at Pardee Homes’ Olive Hill

Final homes now selling at Pardee Homes’ Olive Hill

SAN DIEGO – Prospective buyers looking to secure their dream home in Pardee Homes’ expansive Olive Hill community have just a short time left to act. Only nine of the 37 original single-story home sites in the rural community of Bonsall remain available for purchase. “Buyers from throughout the region have really responded to this […]