Oakwood Remodeling & Construction named NARI 2005 Contractor of the Year

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) named Oakwood Remodeling & Construction, Inc. of Escondido 2005 Regional Contractor of the Year (CotY) in the Commercial Interior category of its annual awards competition. Norman Kramer of Fallbrook, president, also holds the position of president of the local San Diego Chapter of NARI. Oakwood Remodeling & […]

County to securitize VLF repayment promise

The County of San Diego will securitize the promised repayments by the State of California for revenue taken from the Vehicle License Fee. The 5-0 Board of Supervisors vote February 9 authorizes the sale of the county’s VLF receivable to the California Statewide Communities Development Authority (CSCDA) for a minimum sale price of $56.6 million, […]

Fallbrook Sundowner features business expo

George Archibald shows the attractive Fallbrook Avocado Festival t-shirt. Pamela Wolk (right) participated in the Fallbrook Chamber business expo on February 16 on behalf of the Bejoca Co. A picture of Bejoca Co. owner Charley Wolk provides the backdrop for the display. “Hooping it up” at the Sundowner business expo is Heidi Johnson from Slender […]

Democratic Club news

FALLBROOK — The Democratic Club of Greater Fallbrook recently elected officers for 2005 and began work on identifying specific goals for the year. New officers are: Connie Freese, president; Kit-Bacon Gressitt, vice president; Michelle Bain, secretary; Cathie Music, treasurer; and Joe Crews, political action chair. The first order of business for the Fallbrook Democratic Club […]

BlissSville grand opening Feb. 20

A grand opening will be held at BlissSville Tea Company & Aromatherapy on Sunday, February 20, from 2 to 6 p.m. There will be free tea tastings from our Year of the Phoenix collection and demonstrations of the gung fu tea ceremony with Frederick Rasp, a Fallbrook native, and his wife, Ariel. BlissSville is located […]

Wall, Robidart receive county’s Volunteer of the Month award

At the February 1 meeting of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors, Robert Wall and Gabe Robidart were honored with the county’s Volunteer of the Month award. Wall and Robidart are members of the Sheriff’s Department Senior Volunteer Patrol and have been involved in the development and administration of the Senior Volunteer Elder Abuse […]

Principal joins Kiwanis

FALLBROOK — Mike Choate, superintendent of Fallbrook Union Elementary School District, recently sponsored Bill Banning, principal of Potter Junior High School, to become a member of the Kiwanis Club. Mitch Rollin, former District Lt. Gov., informed Mr. Banning of his responsibilities in becoming a member. Tom Myers, pastor of First Christian Church, is president of […]

Seniors’ luncheon at Officers’ Club

Doris Everett and Russ Whipple hosted the seniors’ luncheon at San Luis Rey Club, Camp Pendleton, for the Fallbrook United Methodist Church. Forty were in attendance. A get-acquainted game was played to assist individuals in learning about one another. It was a great opportunity for fellowship.