Supervisors allocate $6,000 for Bonsall Community Center PA system

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors allocated $6,000 for a public address system for the Bonsall Community Center. The 4-0 vote January 5, with Supervisor Greg Cox at the National Association of Counties meeting in Washington, allocates $6,000 in District Five Community Projects funds to the Bonsall Community Center Association for the purchase of […]

Sourcebook goes worldwide!

The Fallbrook/Bonsall Village News is now including Greater Fallbrook Area Sourcebook biographies online. “We have such great traffic on our websites ( and that we wanted to give our advertisers the additional exposure,” said Julie Reeder, publisher. “We are getting about 10,000 visits per day on our websites.” The 2005 Sourcebook is in production […]

Bottom Shelf bargains

The Bottom Shelf Bookstore will hold an after-Christmas clearance sale Monday, January 17, through Saturday, January 22. All books (except selected collectibles) will be at specially reduced prices starting as low as 50 cents and will include “bags of books” and other bargains. The bookstore offers a wide variety of gently used hardback and paperback books, children’s books, music and movies on CDs or […]

Bonner named to Rainbow CPG, four members ineligible

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors appointed four new board members of the Rainbow Community Planning Group during the supervisors’ January 5 meeting, but only one of those members is eligible to be on the board. The eligibility issue is also likely to cause the removal of a fourth planning group member who does […]

What was the holiday buzz? Your hair stylist knows!

There aren’t many around town who get a better cross section of conversations than barbers and hair stylists. Many of us find our few minutes of quiet time in the chair suitable for discussing light subjects that seem totally insignificant. They are, but after a Christmas season of cutting hair for all types and ages […]

Who am I? Maurie Schuette!

Maurie Schuette recently gave a “Who am I?” presentation to members of the Fallbrook Kiwanis Club. Schuette told of growing up on a farm in the state of Maine. At age 4, she was helping her grandma. At 18, Maurie went to New York City to school and met a man in uniform, Walt Schuette. […]

Barker receives Republican award

WASHINGTON, DC — House Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-TX), NRCC Chairman Tom Reynolds (R-NY) and the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) announced today that Ms. Bonita J. Barker of Fallbrook has been chosen as a 2004 Ronald Reagan Republican Gold Medal Award winner. Ms. Barker was selected based on unyielding support of the Republican Party, […]

BBB cautions about tsunami relief appeals

Tragedies often bring out the best in people as strangers reach out to help others in need. However, disasters also will bring out a flurry of con artists without a conscience, according to the San Diego Better Business Bureau (BBB). The BBB, San Diego’s largest county-wide business membership organization, is warning about phony charities that […]

Bonsall Chamber Calendar of Events

Jan. 6, Thurs, 7:30 am Fallbrook Student of the Month Fallbrook Golf Club (breakfast) Jan. 12, Wed, 6:00pm Bonsall Student of the Month Bonsall Community Center 31505 Old River Rd., Bonsall (760) 757-8616 Jan. 13, Thurs, 5:30 pm Bonsall Chamber Sundowner Host: Rawhide Ranch Lilac Road in Bonsall (across from Sullivan Middle School) (760) 758-0083 […]

Sundowner Host: Rawhide Ranch

Rawhide Ranch Bonsall, CA 92003 (760) 758-0083 Rawhide Ranch Details on programs: Website: Tom and Val Ewan have been co-directors of Rawhide Ranch since the change of ownership in April, 2000. They currently reside full-time at the ranch along with daughters, Maggie & Alissa.  Tom previously worked in Program Development and Outdoor Education for the […]