Kiwanis Clubs celebrates 90th anniversary

FALLBROOK — Tom Myers, president of the Fallbrook Kiwanis Club, announced that International Kiwanis was celebrating their 90th anniversary. The first Kiwanis Club was charted in Detroit, MI. There are 8,200 clubs with 280,000 members in 94 countries around the world. The Fallbrook Kiwanis Club was chartered on October 12, 1971. Recently, President Myers presented […]

Community Bancorp reports 42% increase in net income

ESCONDIDO — Community Bancorp Inc., a community bank holding company with $641 million in total assets, today announced record financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2004. Net income increased 42% to $8.4 million in 2004, compared with $5.9 million in 2003. Earnings per diluted share (EPS) increased 20% to $1.71 for […]


I was very pleased to have been invited to the Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce Installation and Awards Dinner Dance at the Pala Mesa Resort. I was seated next to the president of the Bonsall Chamber of Commerce, Leigh Ann Howard, and those at our table were Senator Bill Morrow and Assemblyman Raymond Haynes. Sometimes representing […]

Bonsall Chamber

EXECUTIVE BOARD President Leigh Ann Howard San Luis Rey Downs Thoroughbred Vice-President Cory Carrier Ace Mobile Music “.com” Treasurer Al Allgauer Prudential California Realty Secretary Rebecca Eastom ABS Copy Center Board of Directors Antoine Kokke Bonsall Rotary Club Frank Long Long’s Packaging Howard Townsend Townsend Financial Planning Jane Wetzel – Sundowner Resident Member Judy Zudis […]


Senator Bill Morrow Office (760) 434-7930 HOW GOVERNMENT SPENDS YOUR MONEY For those interested in how state and local government’s spend your money, I highly recommend the Center for Government’s Web site at In light of this recent news about government pensions, I believe that these analyses will shed some much-needed light on how […]

Ward’s Jewelers

Full-service jewelers, serving the communities of North San Diego County since 1955 “It’s hard to believe that we’ve been meeting the jewelry needs of the Fallbrook/ Bonsall area for 50 years,” said George Ward. In 1950, his father, Lawrence Ward, started a jewelry store in Idaho, but after tiring of the harsh winters he and […]


Bonsall Woman’s Club The annual “Magic of Christmas” fundraiser was quite a success. The following persons each won the drawing for a beautiful decorated Christmas tree: Small trees: Cyndi Careznan, “Love is in the Air;” Kacie Jordon, “In Memory of La Verne Conrad;” Bev King, “Reflections of Love;” Cynthis Avina, “Visions of Sugar;” Dixion Fist, […]

Valentine’s Day

RESTAURANTS Café des Artistes – Saturday, February 12. 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Valentine’s dinner with music. An entree of your choice, wine, dessert and a special gift. Reservations: Michael Calvanese, (760) 728-3350, 103 S. Main, Fallbrook. Cask ‘n Cleaver Steakhouse – Monday, February 14, 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. Sweetheart Special! “Best steaks in town.” Eric […]