LeAnn Rimes: evolving through music, love and life

LeAnn Rimes: evolving through music, love and life

Kim Harris Managing Editor When LeAnn Rimes broke into the music scene more than 20 years ago, she really had no idea how her life would evolve and change, or that she would one day become one of the most respected artists in music history. But her haunting voice and powerful lyrics, along with her […]

Fallbrook Art Center celebrates Galaxy of Glass’ 20th anniversary, open daily Sept. 10 through Oct. 22

Fallbrook Art Center celebrates Galaxy of Glass’ 20th anniversary, open daily Sept. 10 through Oct. 22

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Art Center celebrates the 20th year of the Galaxy of Glass exhibit. One of the center’s longest running annual shows, it continues to attract new artists eager to participate as well as collectors and art appreciators alike. Presented in the center’s main exhibition space, The Janice Griffiths Gallery, the show features […]

Natasha Ragland to perform free concert at Fallbrook Library Sept. 21

FALLBROOK – Singer, songwriter and pianist Natasha Ragland will be performing a free concert of 10 new original songs at the Fallbrook Library 124 S. Mission Road, 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21.  Guitarist Randie Wilson will be coming from Washington State to accompany her. Soloist Jack Ragland, Natasha’s father, will be assisting with vocals and performing a […]

Pala to host outdoor Oktoberfest Oct. 14

PALA – Pala Casino Spa & Resort will sponsor an outdoor Oktoberfest 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 14, on the lawn of its Starlight Theater that will feature 15 beer brands, authentic German food, wine and cider and entertainment by Hammerstein Musik Bavaria, the authentic German polka rock band. Tickets, $45 per person that include […]

‘An American in Paris’ is well worth seeing

‘An American in Paris’ is well worth seeing

Elizabeth Youngman-Westphal Special to the Village News   “An American in Paris” has all the components of a fabulous touring Broadway musical. The puzzle pieces are expertly arranged to make the touring show every bit as sensational as the 1951 movie starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron. The spectacular set design was a collaboration between […]

Fundraiser features autographed guitars

Fundraiser features autographed guitars

FALLBROOK –   Faro Trupiano is running for Honorary Mayor – apparently owning four restaurants in Fallbrook isn’t enough, he also wants to represent his beloved Fallbrook and do as much as he possibly can for its preservation and advancement. In his effort to become Honorary Mayor, he invites everyone to the “Mother” of all fundraisers […]

‘Wind River’: Nothing to write home about

Ian Murdock Special to the Village News After writing two extraordinary films – “Sicario”, and especially “Hell or High Water” –  I was filled with great expectations regarding Taylor Sheridan’s newest film, Wind River. With a respectable main cast on deck –  Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olson (the lesser known sister of the Olson twins), Gil […]

Journey Captured among free tribute concerts at Pala in September

PALA – Pala Casino Spa & Resort will continue its free events series in September featuring the 60+ Club at 1 p.m. on Tuesdays, the underground wine CAVE and Luis Rey’s on weekends, and tribute concerts at 8 p.m. on Saturdays in the Infinity Showroom. The free September entertainment schedule includes: Tribute Concerts, 8 p.m. Saturdays, Infinity Showroom 2, Wayward Sons, followed […]

Bonsall’s Wilson earns president’s list status at Washington and Lee

LEXINGTON, Va. – Logan Christopher Wilson of Bonsall, a member of the class of 2017 at Washington and Lee University, has earned president’s list status for the recently ended academic year. To achieve the president’s list, a student must be in the top 30 percent for the preceding year. Washington and Lee University is the […]

Anka engages crowd at Pala

Anka engages crowd at Pala

Elizabeth Youngman-Westphal Special to the Village News Celebrating his 60th year in show business, teenage idol Paul Anka has  grown up. Performing at Pala Casino and Spa Friday, Aug. 25 to a full house, Anka sang his heart out. “The Kid,” was in excellent voice. Singing with his heart on his sleeve, it was like […]