Supervisors approve agreement with CCC to construct river park trail

A multi-use trail within the future San Luis Rey River Park will be constructed by the California Conservation Corps (CCC) and funded by the California Department of Transportation. The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 4-0 Jan. 11, with Greg Cox absent due to California Coastal Commission activity, to authorize an agreement with the […]

Rainbow joins CSCDA

The Rainbow Municipal Water District board approved the entry of Rainbow into the California Statewide Communities Development Authority (CSCDA). Rainbow’s board voted 3-1 Dec. 6, with Helene Brazier in opposition and Rich Bigley absent, to join the joint powers agency. Rainbow’s participation in the CSCDA will allow the planned Horse Creek Ridge project to utilize […]

Warrior wrestlers shut out by Orange Glen

Warrior wrestlers shut out by Orange Glen

Although the North County Conference realignment transferred Orange Glen High School to the Coastal Conference due to the Patriots’ failure to be competitive in many sports, only one other Coastal Conference school has a wrestling program and the Patriots’ ability to match up with other Valley League schools on the mat left Orange Glen in […]

S. Mission Road, Hamilton Lane, Vista Grande Drive included in asphalt concrete repaving contract authorized by county

The most recent road repaving contract authorized by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors includes asphalt concrete overlay resurfacing of portions of South Mission Road and Hamilton Lane in Fallbrook and Vista Grande Drive in Bonsall. The authorization for the director of the county’s Department of Purchasing and Contracting to take the necessary actions […]

Rainbow and FPUD share of SDCWA vote entitlement to decrease

The weighted vote entitlement at San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA) meetings will decrease for the Rainbow Municipal Water District and the Fallbrook Public Utility District. The SDCWA board approved the weighted vote entitlement for 2017 at its Dec. 8, 2016 board meeting. The member vote entitlement is calculated based on the total cumulative financial […]

Supervisors call for signal at S. Mission Road and Green Canyon Road

The intersection of South Mission Road and Green Canyon Road has been added to the county’s Traffic Signal Priority List. A 4-0 San Diego County Board of Supervisors vote January 11, with Greg Cox at a California Coastal Commission meeting, added South Mission Road and Green Canyon Road to the list of intersections where traffic […]

Heald aided Fallbrook community through various methods

Few people who are familiar with Fallbrook were surprised when the Jan. 6 memorial service for Otis Heald filled all the seats in the Grand Tradition’s Crystal Ballroom and dozens of local citizens stood to pay respects to the community leader who passed away Dec. 25. “He was a mainstay of the community, a pillar […]

Seven Warriors given all-league field hockey honors

Paulson named league player of the year The Valley League’s field hockey coaches provided all-league recognition to seven Fallbrook High School players and selected Fallbrook senior April Paulson as the league player of the year. “We actually had a lot of girls,” said Fallbrook coach Melissa Maultsby. “I’m really proud of them. It’s amazing.” Paulson […]

FPUD to add capacity to Water Reclamation Plant

The Fallbrook Public Utility District (FPUD) will be adding capacity to its Water Reclamation Plant to accommodate the expansion of its recycled water pipeline infrastructure. A 5-0 FPUD board vote Dec. 12 awarded a $96,400 contract to Cortech Engineering, Inc., for the procurement of a vertical lineshaft pump and variable frequency drive which will increase […]

Warriors win SoCal Classic boys soccer tournament

Fallbrook High School’s boys soccer team won the Dec. 27-29 Nike Southern California Classic tournament, and the Warriors outscored their opposition by a 17-1 margin during those five games. “It was phenomenal to see the boys outperform in pool play but most impressive to see them reach the final and impose their game plan for […]