Honoring Our American Heroes Junior Art Competition winners announced

Honoring Our American Heroes Junior Art Competition winners announced

FALLBROOK – The inaugural Honoring Our American Heroes Junior Art Competition took in 10 entries from young artists in two age categories. A total of 10 awards were given out on Sept. 15 at the Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce office where the entries will be on display through Sept. 29. The entry fees benefit the […]

Church family blesses military families with school supplies

CAMP PENDLETON – San Onofre School students were geared up and ready for the new school year thanks to the hard work and generosity of the Saddleback Church, San Clemente campus’s backpack giveaway. For the 12th year, the church’s Military Ministry and Peach Ministry organized volunteers to collect school supplies and filled backpacks to distribute […]

Ag students offer plants for sale

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook High School FFA is once again hosting their nursery sales at FHS Agriculture Department. The first one of the school year is Saturday, Sept. 30 from 9 a.m. until noon and is located at the east end of the football field. Fallbrook Ag students have been cultivating their plants and are […]

Bonsall West Elementary School receives grant to establish Project AIM High

BONSALL – A five-year $250,000 grant from the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) will allow Bonsall West Elementary School to improve learning through STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) programs and social-emotional counseling. “Project AIM High” (Academic achievement, Innovation, Mental Health) will prepare military dependent students for success in reading, writing, science and emotional […]

Stockbridge enters U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

KINGS POINT, N.Y. – Nicholas Yzerman Stockbridge of Fallbrook was recently sworn in as a midshipman in the U. S. Naval Reserve at the United States Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, N.Y. Stockbridge was nominated by Congressman Duncan Hunter of California’s 50th Congressional District. The United States Merchant Marine Academy is a federal service […]

Support FHS Cheer by donating goods to fundraiser

FALLBROOK – Community members are invited to donate gently-used clothing and household items at the Fallbrook High School (FHS) Cheer First Annual FUNDrive, to be held Sept. 23 from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Fallbrook High School’s parking lot. The drive’s goal is to raise $300 or more in funds to support the FHS […]

FFA serving tri-tip dinner before football game this Friday

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook High School Future Farmers of America is once again offering its famous tri-tip barbecue dinners before all home football games. Dinner will be served from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the agriculture department, which is located at the east end of the football field. The next home game and dinner […]

School counselors are a valuable resource for parents

The American Counseling Association Special to Village News School counselors are certainly incredibly busy people, but our advice is that it’s your job as parents to make sure they are even busier this school year. We don’t mean creating busy work, but rather taking advantage of all your school counselors have to offer. School counselors […]

Peace Corps volunteer departs Fallbrook

FALLBROOK – Jack Alperstein, a 2013 Fallbrook High School graduate, is setting off Sept. 16 for 27 months as a Peace Corps volunteer to Cameroon, Africa. As a recent graduate of University of California Berkeley with a bachelor’s degree in public health and minor in energy and resources, he has been hired as an educator […]