Steen named to honors list at USD

SAN DIEGO – Fallbrook resident Aimee E. Steen has earned the distinction of First Honors as a result of her academic performance during the 2016 fall semester at the University of San Diego’s College of Arts and Sciences. This recognition is given to all full-time undergraduate students who earn a grade point average of 3.65 […]

79-year-old motorist dies in accident on Old Highway 395

FALLBROOK – A 79-year-old female motorist from Corona died Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 15) when she lost control of her 2005 GMC while traveling southbound on Old Highway 395 and skidded directly into the path of a 2010 Acura that was traveling northbound, according to a California Highway Patrol collision report. The accident occurred at Dulin […]

Rain ahead, free sand bags available

Rain ahead, free sand bags available

Gig Conaughton County of San Diego Communications Office Rains, possibly heavy at times, are heading back to San Diego County in the coming days, according to weather officials. Which means that if you haven’t done it already, it’s a good time to stock up on free sand and bags to protect your home and property. […]

Lady Warriors power their way to championship

Lady Warriors power their way to championship

For the third consecutive year the girls water polo teams of Fallbrook High School and Ramona High School both brought 4-0 Valley League records into the league finale and, for the third year in a row, Fallbrook was victorious in capturing the league championship while Ramona settled for a 4-1 league record and second place. […]

Fallbrook Regional Health District celebrates with first Wellness Walk

Fallbrook Regional Health District celebrates with first Wellness Walk

FALLBROOK – On Feb. 1, the Fallbrook Healthcare District celebrated its new name, Fallbrook Regional Health District, with its first Wellness Walk. The celebration took place at 10 a.m. at the Fallbrook Community Center with representatives from Senator Joel Anderson’s office and Assemblywoman Marie Waldron’s office presenting Certificates of Recognition to Gordon Tinker, board president. […]

Drum Circle kicks off new schedule Sunday

FALLBROOK – Kicking off its new schedule of meeting on the third Sunday of the month instead of the fourth, the Fallbrook Drum Circle will meet this Sunday, Feb. 19, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Village Square, corner of Main Ave. and Alvarado St. This is the group’s 17th year of drum […]

‘Fences’: A heartfelt home run

By Ian Murdock Another film closing out 2016 was “Fences”, an extremely creative, edgy and multi layered family drama – filled with a heavenly performance by Viola Davis, as well as her supporting cast (Denzel Washington, his sons and close friend). With somewhat overly simple cinematography (as the film mimicked the Broadway play), this film […]

Foli, Heimback and Thomas earn Scholar-Athlete honors

SAN MARCOS – Participants in the recently concluded 2016 Palomar College fall season of sports produced 70 Pacific Coast Athletic Conference Scholar-Athlete honors, including three Fallbrook High School graduates. They are Elijah Foli in men’s water polo, and Jordann Heimback and Emma Thomas in women’s water polo. Qualifications for the award includes active participation on […]

Local realtor adds television show to sales tools

Local realtor adds television show to sales tools

FALLBROOK – Amelia Smith, Realtor with Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty, is bringing television coverage into her extensive promotional platform for her listings in Fallbrook and Bonsall. Smith feels strongly that there is no better medium for the extraordinary properties she represents. Seen on Sunday mornings at 11a.m., the show is called “San Diego Luxury Listings” […]

‘Name the Winery’ contest winner is…Monserate Winery

FALLBROOK – Jade and Julie Work, the Fallbrook residents who purchased the now defunct Fallbrook Golf Club and are transforming the Gird Valley property into a winery, have selected Monserate Winery as the winning entry in the “Name the Winery” contest. According to contest organizers, nearly 1,400 names were submitted. The Works felt Monserate Winery, […]