Ben Kingsley in film club selection

OCEANSIDE – Patricia Clarkson and Ben Kingsley are stars in the upcoming North County Film Club selection. The film “Learning to Drive” is about a New York book critic (Clarkson) who is traumatized by the sudden end of her marriage. She never learned to drive as her husband had always done the driving. Now she […]

Local students graduate from SDSU with honors

SAN DIEGO – Of the nearly 9,900 graduates who walked across the stage during San Diego State University’s commencement ceremonies, only a select group earned recognition as honors graduates and four of them are local students. Makayla Bradford from Fallbrook received a degree in speech, language, and hearing sciences, graduating summa cum laude. Alanna McLeod […]

Desert quake reminds San Diegans to be prepared

SAN DIEGO − A series of earthquakes centered near Borrego Springs struck early June 10, with a magnitude 5.2 quake coming just after 1 a.m. The quakes were felt across San Diego County, but there were no initial reports of any severe damage or injuries. Earthquakes can strike at any moment, without warning, and Friday’s […]

Residents urged to take precautions during heat advisory

FALLBROOK − Higher than normal temperatures are coming to the desert and lower mountain areas of San Diego County in the next few days and residents are urged to take precautions to avoid heat-stroke and other heat-related illnesses and to make sure vulnerable populations, especially children, older adults and pets, are protected. The county operates the Cool […]

Fallbrook Women Golfers announce club awards

Fallbrook Women Golfers announce club awards

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Women Golfers held their annual club championship tournament May 17, 24, and 31 at the Golf Club of California. After round three, with a cumulative score of 261, Jan Swilley became their new club champion. Winners in their respective flights are as follows: Championship Flight Jan Swilley      261 Senior Flight […]

Permito named to Dean’s List at Gonzaga University

SPOKANE – Regan Permito of Fallbrook has earned placement on the Gonzaga University Dean’s List for spring semester 2016. Students must earn a 3.5 to 3.69 grade-point average to be listed. Gonzaga University is a humanistic, private Catholic university providing a Jesuit education to more than 7,500 students.

Diving into summer

Diving into summer

FALLBROOK – On June 4, the Fallbrook Associated Swim Team (FAST) held it annual Swim Fest, a free event open to the public to show the community that Fallbrook High School has a swimming pool available and to introduce its summer program. About 200 people attended this year for food and fun. There was a […]

Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

FALLBROOK – This week’s pets are Bonnie and Jeri. Bonnie − short for Bonneville, because he can run really fast − has an enormous amount of energy and would love to run and play with another dog or other dogs. He is good with people, children, and several dogs too. He is up-to-date with shots […]