‘The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey’ is first class

‘The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey’ is first class

  Elizabeth Youngman-Westphal Special to the Village News Unlike some of the other newer works being produced in town, “The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey” is in a class by itself. First class. When it comes to unfamiliar works, I deliberately do not investigate the play, the writer or even the actor(s).  It is my […]

Encore Club parties at luau and welcomes new business owner

Encore Club parties at luau and welcomes new business owner

BONSALL – The Encore Club celebrated their biannual gathering Oct. 7 and welcomed a new business owner to the community. The gathering was Hawaiian luau-themed. Appetizers were served and prizes for the best lei awarded. Sylvia Colton hosted the party at her home in Bonsall. Diane Miersch, new owner and operator of Diane’s Herbs, Flowers […]

‘The Legend of Georgia McBride’ is an engaging experience

‘The Legend of Georgia McBride’ is an engaging experience

Elizabeth Youngman-Westphal Special to the Village News Mature audiences with a grand sense of humor need to see the newest sparkling creation at The Cygnet Theatre. “The Legend of Georgia McBride” is wrapped in feathers and sequins. It is a knock out! Fast paced and energetic from start to finish, this engaging story features true […]

Scarecrow honors Mahjong Queen

Scarecrow honors Mahjong Queen

FALLBROOK – A variety of scarecrows can be seen around Fallbrook this month. Resident Mary Sullivan made one this year to honor Araxy Moosa, “a very important woman in our friendly village who has single handedly united our community by teaching us a wonderful game – Mahjong,” she said. The game is played at various […]

Fallbrook Library hosts ‘Paisanos’ exhibit

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Library is currently presenting “Paisanos,” a Latino art exhibition. The show opened Aug. 31 and continues through Nov. 3, displaying Mexican paintings and sculpture. A reception for the artists to celebrate the Dia de los Muertos will be held 6 p.m. to          8 p.m., Friday, Oct. 27. The free event will […]

‘Starstruck!’ hits the mark in Fallbrook Food Pantry fundraiser

‘Starstruck!’ hits the mark in Fallbrook Food Pantry fundraiser

FALLBROOK – “Starstruck!” The Baby Boomers’ Guide to a World of Wonderful Women” was presented on Sept. 23 at the Bob Burton Performing Arts Center. The performers, British sensation Toni Morrell and her husband/musical director, David Dial, presented a multi-media concert that was outstanding in its homage to an eclectic array of legendary ladies that […]

Nicaragua musicians to perform free concerts

FALLBROOK – Amalgama, a talented group of musicians from Leon, Nicaragua, will be performing, Oct. 15-20, in Fallbrook and Temecula. They will perform 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, at Hilltop Center for Spiritual Living, 331 E. Elder St. in Fallbrook. They will be playing on the patio of the Aquaterra Restaurant 5 p.m. to 8 […]