Coaching volleyball allowing Caron to continue sport career

In addition to dealing with wild animals in her full-time job, Raquel Caron coaches high school boys. For Caron the job of coaching Fallbrook High School’s boys varsity volleyball team isn’t another challenge but a chance to stay in the sport she played at Fallbrook High School. “I just really loved the game and want to […]

Groundbreaking for Aircraft Hangar Management will lead to serving needs

The groundbreaking ceremony for Aircraft Hangar Management, LLC, April 15 at Fallbrook Community Airpark was followed by the presence of the first steel only three days later. By late summer, Aircraft Hangar Management expects to complete the first 18 hangars along with a maintenance hangar. The eventual plans call for 41 hangars. “It will move along pretty […]

County to explore Lighting and Landscaping Act for non-lighting uses

The County of San Diego will be reviewing policies which might allow for an expansion of its use of the Landscape and Lighting Act of 1972. The 5-0 Board of Supervisors vote April 19 directs the county’s Chief Administrative Officer to review all county policies related to the Lighting and Landscaping Act and to return […]

Supervisors approve update to county Light Pollution Code

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors gives its initial support to an update of the county’s Light Pollution Code. The 3-0 vote April 20, with Supervisor Ron Roberts en route to China for a trade mission and Supervisor Bill Horn spending the day on jury duty, approves the introduction of the ordinance amendments. A […]

Art of Flower festival, sports facilities get funds

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors allocated $132,500 of District Five Community Projects funds April 19, including $25,000 for Fallbrook High School athletic facilities and $5,000 for the Art of the Flower Festival. The 5-0 vote allocated $25,000 to the Fallbrook Union High School District for the facilities and $5,000 to the Fallbrook Village […]

Youngren third in 2005 debut

Scott Youngren made his 2005 Irwindale Speedway debut March 12 and finished third in the first Auto Club Late Model race of the season. Youngren, who qualified third and started the main event on the outside of the third row after the inversion wheel was spun, came from the back after fourth-lap contact to complete […]

Ramsey and Allen second in Cruiser main

Dennis Allen had some standards to meet in the Perris Auto Speedway’s Cruiser race of April 9. Allen, who is a member of the Fallbrook Union High School District board, was in Washington for a school board conference and missed the April 2 race.  Jim Ramsey, the other driver of the Thunderbird, turned to Andy Delarrio, […]

County passes transportation impact fees

Unless any legal challenge is successful, the County of San Diego will have a transportation impact fee as of June 19. A 4-1 San Diego County Board of Supervisors vote April 13 approved the TIF fees for each community planning area which are based on the anticipated cost of future area road improvements due to […]

Fire agency consolidation moves forward

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution proposing formation of a regional fire protection district. The 5-0 vote April 19 allows the Local Agency Formation Commission to process the consolidation of 28 fire service agencies into the regional fire district if the consolidation is successful. “It will complete the action that LAFCO […]

LAFCO initiates fire district

San Diego County’s Local Agency Formation Commission has voted to initiate the process to consolidate fire protection and emergency medical service in the unincorporated areas under county jurisdiction. A 7-0 vote February 7, with county supervisor and LAFCO commissioner Bill Horn expressing support before he left for a San Marcos meeting but not counted in […]