Chudomelka graduates from Kent State University

KENT, Ohio – Bonsall resident Janet Chudomelka has graduated from Kent State University with an Associate of Arts. Chudomelka is among over 1,600 students who received bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, associate and educational specialist degrees during Kent State’s 2016 Summer Commencement ceremony. Kent State University is Northeast Ohio’s leading public research university with more than 41,000 […]

Trees and wreaths raise funds for students

Trees and wreaths raise funds for students

Ian Holloway, left, and Jessica Smith pick up their orders from Fallbrook High’s group Christmas tree and wreath fundraiser. Members of the Baseball Booster Club, Band Booster Club, cheerleader and wrestling teams worked together taking orders for the holiday greenery which was available for pick up Dec. 2 at Son Rise Church.

Holiday Book Drive to benefit local children

FALLBROOK – The San Diego County Library (SDCL) will host a Holiday Book Drive to collect new children’s books for distribution to area families through Reach Out & Read San Diego. Books are being accepted at any of SDCL’s 33 library locations, including Fallbrook, until Dec. 24. Reach Out and Read San Diego encourages families to […]

Camp Pendleton children to benefit from new schools

New schools dedicated to serving Camp Pendleton children will soon be constructed, after years of planning and preparation. Mary Fay Pendleton and San Onofre schools will be replaced with beautifully built new schools. Both schools are K-8 and are located aboard Camp Pendleton, and because of this, the majority of the funding comes from a […]

Boys & Girls Clubs host a bus tour of Fallbrook

Boys & Girls Clubs host a bus tour of Fallbrook

FALLBROOK – The Boys & Girls Clubs of North County invited friends and supporters to a ribbon cutting Nov. 2 to celebrate their new bus. With the Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce and honorary mayor Tami Donnelly present, the staff offered their guests an authentic club experience. Upon arrival, each guest was given the opportunity to […]

VFW presents scholarships to essay contest winners

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1924 and the VFW Auxiliary hosted an awards ceremony Nov. 12 honoring the local student winners of its annual patriotic essay contests. These bright and articulate students read their essays with confidence among proud family members, teachers and guests. Voice of Democracy is open to students […]

Rotary honors Fallbrook Street School students

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Street School principal Stephenie Martinez presented Students of the Month to the Rotary Club of Fallbrook at a recent weekly luncheon. Augustine Puentes, third grade, shared that he “uses the 7 Habits to be a leader for his little brother and friends. He tries to begin with the end in mind in order […]

Mah jong tournament a success, tech trek program an inspiration

Mah jong tournament a success, tech trek program an inspiration

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook branch of the American Association of University Women once again successfully held its always-popular fundraising mah jong tournament. The event took place Oct. 27 at the Fallbrook VFW Post 1924. Mary Sullivan was the highest scorer and was awarded a $50 gift certificate donated by Major Market. The tournament provides fun […]