Moonlight: No shining star

Ian Murdock Special to the Village News Like several films at the end of 2016, Moonlight was awash with sensitive, relatable and highly pertinent content. Set in the city of Miami, this film traversed the life of a young African American boy being raised by a single mother. In spite of some extremely meaningful performances […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

FALLBROOK – Omeo (maybe short for Romeo?) is a very big and beautiful pitbull. He is about a year old and very playful. Omeo is neutered and up to date with shots and would love to have a family that has a big yard in which he could play with them. Give him a ball […]

Special auction item to be unveiled at Black & White Ball

Special auction item to be unveiled at Black & White Ball

FALLBROOK – On April 29, the Boys & Girls Clubs of North County will host their annual Dinner & Auction Gala. The theme is a Black & White Ball and will be held at the Pala Casino Resort & Spa. Every year over 250 caring community members attend the event to show support to the […]

VFW putting on ‘Welcome Home Party’ for Vietnam vets

FALLBROOK – Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1924 welcomes all Vietnam veterans and those who wish to honor their service to “The Welcome Home Party You Never Got”. “When our veterans returned from Vietnam, very few honored them,” said MGySgt (ret) Kenny Etherton, commander of VFW Post 1924. “On  Saturday, May 20 everyone is […]

Art students recognized at awards ceremony

Art students recognized at awards ceremony

FALLBROOK – Two local art students, Mateya Mogilski and Maylin DeLeon, attended a reception and awards ceremony at the Rose Gallery at the Francis Parker School in San Diego on March 5. Their artworks were juried into a highly competitive Youth Art Month Exhibit sponsored by the San Diego County branch of the California Art […]

Roback wins two tennis titles

Roback wins two tennis titles

FALLBROOK – Jeffrey Roback, a top student at Mary Fay Pendleton School, is also tops in tennis. Jeffrey won the Boy’s 14 Consolation Singles title in the Fallbrook Junior Satellite Tournament and also took first place in the Del Mar Boy’s 14 Singles Intermediate Division. When he’s not busy studying, Jeffrey plays piano and works […]

Fallbrook Music Society hosts classical jazz concert March 26

Fallbrook Music Society hosts classical jazz concert March 26

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Music Society invites you to trek into the soundscape of classical jazz on Sunday, March 26 when Camarada returns to Fallbrook. The 3 p.m. concert will be held in the community room of the Fallbrook Public Library and is free to the general public. “Fallbrook Music Society is working hard to stretch […]

REINS and Foundation for Senior Care announce joint fundraiser

FALLBROOK – REINS Therapeutic Horsemanship Program and Foundation for Senior Care will host their inaugural Horses, Hats & Hope event Saturday, May 6 from noon to 4 p.m. The event will feature a live streaming of NBC’s coverage of the 143rd Kentucky Derby on a giant jumbo screen. Ladies are invited to wear stylish hats […]

Nominations are open for FBA landscape awards

Nominations are open for FBA landscape awards

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Beautification Alliance (FBA) is pleased to announce that nominations are now being accepted for the Fallbrook 2017 Outstanding Landscape Awards. The program, established in 2008, is designed to recognize the efforts of individuals and organizations that contribute to community pride through excellence in landscaping, beautification, and continued property maintenance. For the […]

Garden club’s birthday festivities include hat contest and tower garden

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Garden Club will celebrate its 86th birthday at its meeting on Tuesday, March 28 at the Fallbrook Community Center located at 341 Heald Lane. The social time will begin at 12:30 p.m. with birthday cake and ice cream sundaes. Members are requested to bring toppings for the ice cream for this celebration. There will […]