County water conservation report reveals FPUD and RMWD customers did not meet state-mandated cutbacks

SAN DIEGO – San Diegans generally saved large amounts of water last month, but six local districts missed their state-mandated targets, according to data released today by the State Water Resources Control Board. Tops among the region’s water savers were the oft-criticized customers in the Santa Fe Irrigation District, who cut back by 37 percent […]

Newspapers make for an ideal educational tool

Newspapers make for an ideal educational tool

FALLBROOK – Many of today’s classrooms are filled with all types of emerging technologies, which educators use to enhance their students’ educational experiences. However, the humble newspaper has long been a staple in the classroom and at home and remains one of the best tools for learning. Newspapers can be used to further children’s academic […]

How to cool a home without breaking the bank

How to cool a home without breaking the bank

FALLBROOK – Mother Nature is consistently inconsistent these days, when 70-degree Mondays might be followed by 90-degree Tuesdays. Fickle weather is often accompanied by large fluctuations in temperature and unseasonable conditions, making it difficult for homeowners to maintain comfort levels in their homes. As summer weather heats up once again, reducing cooling costs is a […]

Fallbrook United Methodist Church welcomes new pastor

Fallbrook United Methodist Church welcomes new pastor

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook United Methodist Church (FUMC) held a welcome luncheon for it’s new pastor, Melissa Rusler, on Sunday, July 12. Church members enjoyed a Italian feast catered by Vince’s Italian Restaurant, topped off by dessert cake provided by FUMC Hispanic Ministries, and summer fruits and petite fours donated by friends of FUMC. Pastor […]

Save the date for Lobster on the Green

FALLBROOK – On Friday, Sept. 18, the Rotary Club of Fallbrook will hold their annual Lobster on the Green fundraising event at the Grand Tradition Estate and Gardens located in Fallbrook. This gala event includes an evening of cocktails, appetizers and a silent auction followed by dinner and live auction. Net proceeds raised are reinvested […]

Sheriff’s Log

June 26 200 block W. Clemmens Ln.                            Arrest: Felony promotion of criminal street gang; vandalism   July 11 200 block Ash St.                                              Vehicle burglary   July 14 1100 block Rancho Ryan Rd.                          5150/Mental disorder 600 block E. Elder St.                                       Petty theft   July 15 Horse Ranch Creek Rd. @ SR76                      Vehicle burglary […]

Living Waters offers nighttime Vacation Bible School

FALLBROOK – Living Waters Christian Fellowship invites all children 4 to 12 years old to come for a free G-Force Vacation Bible School (VBS) beginning Wednesday night, Aug. 5 through Friday night Aug. 7. They will enjoy the first VBS at night and a free dinner will be served for registered students on Wednesday and Thursday nights […]