Re: “Patsy (Pat) M. Dussault” [Obituary; Village News 7/16/2015″]

Pat Dussault’s obituary was very honoring to a gracious lady. No fluff or overkill. She would have approved. However, the writer(s) overlooked one of Don (and Pat’s) major contributions to the community. Don was the mainspring of the group of activists who brought us the grant leading to the community center on Heald Lane. Without […]

Angel Society donates $10,000 in philanthropy, installs new officers

Angel Society donates $10,000 in philanthropy, installs new officers

FALLBROOK – Several local nonprofits and worthy causes received $10,000 in funds recently from the Angel Society of Fallbrook. The donations were approved by the group’s board of directors at its meeting in June. Palomar College was awarded $3,000 in support of its textbook program, which helps needy Fallbrook area students purchase books for classes. […]

Brandon Gallery to feature fine art photography

Brandon Gallery to feature fine art photography

FALLBROOK – Well-known Riverside County fine art photographer Robert Kaler will be the featured artist at Brandon Gallery Aug. 1 through 31, it has been announced. In “Lifecycle,” Kaler will present his unique approach to photography depicting landscapes and still-life shots of bicycles from the West Coast and Hawaii. To produce his dramatic effects, Kaler’s signature approach relies […]

Charles R. Klinkert

Charles R. Klinkert went home to be with our Lord on July 13, 2015 at the age of 92. He was born in Long Beach, Calif. to “Doc” Charles and Violet Mae (Credit) Klinkert. Chuck grew up in Long Beach. When he was young, he would watch airplanes take-off and land at a nearby airfield […]

Fallbrook Women Golfers announce club awards

Fallbrook Women Golfers announce club awards

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Women Golfers held their annual Club Championship tournament June 9, 16, and 23. After round three, with a cumulative score of 253, Fran White became the new club champion! White also held the title in 2013. Winners in their respective flights are as follows:   Over the Field: Fran White                   253   Flight […]

Golf scores

Fallbrook Women Golfers   Game:  Low Gross/Low Net June 30, 2015   Flight 1 Low Gross            89 Nancy Wright Flight 2 Low Gross          104 Sandi Simpson Overall low net     67 Elaine Pedigo   Fallbrook Women Golfers   Game: “Plant Your Flag” June 30, 2015 First place – Dolly Harty Second place – […]

Extreme water meddling will be counterproductive

Assemblymember Marie Waldron AD-75 (R) The state budget agreement earlier in June was really only the beginning of a series of intense discussions involving “trailer bills” that deal with specific issues not included in the main budget itself. Senate Bill 88 is one such bill. This legislation, which I opposed, will have significant impacts on […]

The budget deadline was met, but…

Assemblymember Marie Waldron AD-75 (R) On June 15, the Legislature met its constitutional obligations and passed a general fund budget for the upcoming 2015-2016 fiscal year. That budget proposal was $749 million more than Governor Brown had proposed, and bore little chance of passage. Negotiations began quickly, and on June 16 legislative leaders and the […]

Top five killers of San Diego men

Top five killers of San Diego men

SAN DIEGO COUNTY – Fact 1: We are all going to die. Fact 2: Men typically die sooner than women. But for Fact 2, it doesn’t have to be that way. There are things men can do to live longer, healthier lives. June is Men’s Health Month and the County Health and Human Services Agency is taking […]