Supervisors appropriate $60,000 for Community Park, Rainbow Park

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors appropriated $60,000 for work on Fallbrook Community Center Park and Rainbow Park. The 5-0 vote February 9 appropriates $35,000 to replace a Fallbrook Community Center Park driveway and $25,000 for restroom and storage shed projects at Rainbow Park. The funding was derived from the CSA 81 Park Land […]

Fairbrook Farm adds second George Morris clinic

Fairbrook Farm has hosted an annual George Morris jumping clinic for 12 years, but in December the Fallbrook facility hosted two George Morris clinics. Morris, the co-coach of the United States Olympic equestrian team, conducted a two-day clinic December 14-15 and a three-day clinic December 17-19. Fairbrook Farm had previously hosted three-day clinics but had […]

CWA begins urban water management plan

uthority has begun its 2005 urban water management plan. A January 27 presentation to the CWA’s Water Planning Committee started the process, and on February 1 the CWA hosted a workshop held by the California Urban Water Conservation Council and the state Department of Water Resources to discuss new and existing requirements associated with the […]

Cook leads laps at SCCA regionals

Fallbrook’s Geoffrey Cook only ran seven laps at the Sports Car Club of America regionals, but he led two of them. The Formula V driver led the second and third laps of the February 5 race at Fontana’s California Speedway before pulling off in the seventh lap. “I was happy about the fact that I […]

Youngren experiences tire-sniffing dog

During Scott Youngren’s 2004 Irwindale Speedway season, he was part of an experiment with a tire-sniffing dog. Prior to the March 20 races, a canine named Sinbad sniffed the Lucas Oil Super Late Model and Auto Club Late Model cars to detect soaked tires. Although the tire-sniffing dog was only an experiment and was not […]

Hall of Champions names Shaw among Prep Stars of the Month

The San Diego Hall of Champions named Derek Shaw as one of the Prep Stars of the Month for December. Shaw, who attended three Fallbrook Union Elementary School District schools and currently attends Oceanside High School, was one of ten Prep Stars of the Month selected by the Hall of Champions. “It’s a big honor,” […]

99 play in junior satellite tournament

The 19th Fallbrook Winter Junior Satellite Tournament attracted 99 players to the Fallbrook Tennis Club for the tournament. The tournament began January 15, and rounds were also played January 16, January 22, and January 23. The tournament included six girls divisions and five boys divisions. “I would say it was a very good tournament,” said […]

County calls for changes to state sexually violent predator release program

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors urged state changes in the state sexually violent predator conditional release program. The 5-0 vote February 1 directs the county’s Chief Administrative Officer to work with the county’s state legislators to amend the state’s release program and community notification guidelines. The motion also directs the CAO to monitor […]

Youngren ready for new season

he 2005 Irwindale Speedway season starts next month, and Scott Youngren is ready for a fresh start. “We’ve got all of our notes. We’ve got the chassis figured out,” Youngren said. “We’re ready to go out.” In 2003 Youngren finished second in the Auto Club Late Model season standings. After the season he upgraded his […]