Fallbrook High JROTC fitness team in national championships

Fallbrook High JROTC fitness team in national championships

FALLBROOK – The MCJROTC physical fitness team from Fallbrook High School will compete in the national US Marines Youth Foundation JROTC Physical Fitness Championships May 19-20 at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego. The physical fitness team competed against 107 MCJROTC programs nationwide and placed first in MCJROTC Regional District 4. Only the first place […]

Pala to host Starlight Food &Wine Festival

PALA – Pala Casino Spa & Resort will sponsor the second annual Starlight Food & Wine Festival from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 19, on the lawn of its Starlight Theater and in the underground wine cave. The event will feature 50 fine wine selections from the leading wineries in Napa, Sonoma and Paso […]

FUESD honors Employees and Teachers of the Year

FUESD honors Employees and Teachers of the Year

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Union Elementary School District honored an Employee & Teacher of the Year for each of its schools with a recognition ceremony May 1. The district selection for Teacher of the Year 2017 is Christopher Burrows from Potter Jr. High School and the district selection for Employee of the Year is Josue […]

Students graduate from Azusa Pacific University

AZUSA – Three students from Fallbrook graduated from Azusa Pacific University on May 6, and joined approximately 1,700 graduates at the spring commencement ceremonies. Kalani Aguigui graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in allied health and Rebecca Allen earned a bachelor of science degree in biochemistry while Nicholas Devera received a bachelor of science […]

Silent Sky is astronomically enlightening

Silent Sky is astronomically enlightening

By Elizabeth Youngman-Westphal Last year, Lauren Gunderson was granted the title of the most produced living playwright in America. Heralded for her prolific writings, Gunderson shows her understanding of science in the current production at the Lamb’s Playhouse in Coronado. Silent Sky is the story of astronomer Henrietta Swan Leavitt. While working at the Harvard […]

Garden club to learn how to attract butterflies

Garden club to learn how to attract butterflies

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Garden Club will meet Tuesday, May 30, at the Fallbrook Community Center, 341 Heald Lane. Social time begins at 12:30 p.m. and the business meeting follows at 1 p.m. This month’s speaker will be Pat Pawlowski, who will speak on “How to Animate Your Garden by Attracting Butterflies.” Pawlowski is a […]

Metropolitan maintains call for voluntary water saving

LOS ANGELES – Poised to put more water in storage in 2017 than any year in history, Metropolitan Water District’s board of directors recently urged local agencies to continue water savings through voluntary conservation measures. A month after Gov. Jerry Brown declared an end to the statewide drought emergency, Metropolitan’s board approved the voluntary approach […]

Older Americans share their stories

Older Americans share their stories

The May 4 Woman of Wellness program was all about honoring and celebrating “Older Americans Month.” In talking about this year’s theme, “Age Out Loud,” Fallbrook Regional Health District board member Barbara Mroz said, “what it means to age has certainly changed” as seniors today “have not only survived but thrived.” Four local residents were […]