Rally for Children offers funds to groups that benefit local children

FALLBROOK – Rally for Children, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the support of programs and projects for the benefit of children in the Fallbrook-Bonsall area, is now accepting written requests for funding. The deadline for requesting funds is Sept. 30. Rally for Children makes annual philanthropic donations. Last year, organizations receiving funding included Fallbrook Food Pantry, […]

Dragon Tales has arrived at the Fallbrook Animal Sanctuary

FALLBROOK – Ron Rodecker, the creator of the Public Broadcasting Service children’s television series Dragon Tales, has generously donated 24 limited-edition prints to the Fallbrook Animal Sanctuary. The whimsical Dragon Tales images are signed and numbered. The prints are available in two sizes; some are matted, and all are in sleeves with a certificate of […]

Fallbrook Chorale is preparing for Christmas season

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Chorale is calling all community singers to join in rehearsals for the 2017-2018 season, starting Tuesday, Sept. 5, for the Christmas program. The Fallbrook Chorale has a more than 30-year history of bringing together people from Fallbrook and surrounding communities into a dynamic group of people who love to sing and to […]

Fallbrook Quilt Guild presents Verroca at Sept. 7 meeting

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Quilt Guild will present internationally-known quilter and historian Rita Verroca at its meeting Thursday, Sept. 7, at the Fallbrook Community Center, 341 Heald Lane. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Verroca will take her audience through time, discussing American quilt history’s different periods, from humble utilitarian beginnings to the glorious creations […]

Republican women to learn about health care reform

FALLBROOK – After a summer recess, the Fallbrook Republican Women Federated (FRWF) will resume meetings Sept. 8 and on the second Friday of each month. In September, FRWF will host guest speaker Dr. James Veltmeyer, chief of the department of family medicine at Sharp Grossmont Hospital and the “Top Medical Doctor in San Diego,” for 2012, 2014 […]

Women’s connection brunch to include fashion and inspiration

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Women’s Connection brunch on Friday, Sept. 15, will feature Gerda Kuykendall, who will tell “One Woman’s Story of Triumph over the Hardships of War”. The event will take place from 10 a.m. until noon at the Grand Tradition Estate & Gardens. Besides the guest speaker, the brunch will feature a fashions […]

Haddon – Long wed

BONSALL – Gatlan John Haddon, formerly of Bonsall, and Alexandra Burkhart Long of Irvine, Calif. were married in an afternoon ceremony at a friend’s ranch in Bonsall June 10 amid friends and family. Gatlan is the son of Sally and John Haddon of Bonsall and grandson of Jody Haddon of Vista. Also attending were the […]

Fallbrook Village Toastmasters plan Open House

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Village Toastmasters invites the community to its Open House at the Fallbrook Historical Society in the Ford Room, 6:45 p.m. Monday, Aug. 28. Guests and new members are welcome. What do entrepreneurs, salespeople, real estate agents, employees and military personnel all have in common? They all require excellent communication skills to […]