Local Marine thanks hospital auxiliary for gifts to his unit in Iraq

FALLBROOK — Dominic Mora, a local Marine and husband of Fallbrook Hospital Admitting Representative Lisa Mora, expressed his gratitude to the Hospital Auxiliary members on behalf of his unit Wednesday for their generous donation of gifts during the holidays. “My unit was overwhelmed with joy and it made them feel close to home during a […]

Annual Auction and Kentucky Derby Ball set

FALLBROOK — Excitement is already building as the Boys and Girls Club of North County announces their annual Auction and Dinner Ball, which will be held on Saturday, May 7, at the Pala Mesa Resort in Fallbrook. This year’s theme is “Talk Derby to Me” in honor of the Kentucky Derby being held on the […]

Taelen Thomas to present ‘John Steinbeck’

FALLBROOK — Taelen Thomas presents “John Steinbeck” at the Friends of the Fallbrook Library annual luncheon, Friday, April 29, at the Grand Tradition. Thomas, a resident of the Monterey Bay area, does what he refers to as “historical characterizations” — one-man embodiments of historical figures like Jack London, Mark Twain, Teddy Roosevelt and Steinbeck. Once he decides to get acquainted with a […]

Democratic Club to meet April 18

The Democratic Club of Greater Fallbrook will hold its regular monthly meeting on Monday, April 18, at 6 p.m. at the Fallbrook Public Utility Board Room, 990 E. Mission Road. Please note the new, earlier time. Contact President Connie Freese at (760) 451-9911 or Vice President Kit-Bacon Gressitt at (760) 728-4956.

Coalition of Democrats & Independents to meet April 18

The next meeting of the Fallbrook/Bonsall Coalition of Democrats & Independents will be held on Monday, April 18, at 2 p.m. at the Fallbrook Public Utility Building, 990 E. Mission Road. Our guest speaker will be Greg Bolian, corporate trainer and member of Democracy for America, a San Diego County Central Committee member and organizer […]


Wayne and Dale Brydon of Fallbrook announce the engagement of their son, Paul Brydon, to Darlene Melendez, daughter of Jerry and Frances Melendez of Santa Fe, NM. Paul and Darlene met while attending college at UCSD. A June wedding is planned.

Lenell-Appleton engaged

Kelli Ann Lenell of Fallbrook and Ty James Appleton of Grass Valley have announced their engagement to be married. Kelli coaches at Fallbrook Gymnastics Club and works at Kohls Department store in Temecula. Ty has served his country in Iraq and is a Sergeant with the Marine Corps stationed at the Marine Corps Base Camp […]

Griset/Baran engagement announced

Joie (Jolu) Louise Griset of Jersey City, NJ, and Jerome Jacob Baran of Franklin Park, NJ, have announced their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Richard and Joanna Griset of Fallbrook, CA. She is a Fallbrook High School graduate, received her BS from UCLA, MBA from American Graduate School of International Management (Thunderbird) […]

Simplify Your Life to hold open house

An open house for Simplify Your Life, A Day Spa will be held on Tuesday, April 19, from 4 to 7 p.m. at 5256 S. Mission Road, Suite 101, Bonsall. To attend, please RSVP to (760) 732-0013.