Quilt Guild to meet Feb. 3

The February meeting of the Fallbrook Quilt Guild will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 3, at the Fallbrook Community Center. Guest speaker will be Barbara Barber, a self-taught quilter who has won numerous awards in both Britain and the US. She is currently working on her third book and has been seen […]

Sourcebook deadline January 31

Do you have a business that needs exposure into nearly every home in Fallbrook and Bonsall? Sourcebook is a full-color glossy magazine published every year by the Village News. It includes a calendar of events throughout the year, maps, a comprehensive list of organizations with a description and contact number and much more. The focal […]

Singles welcome coffee

Capping off its membership drive, North County Singles, for men and women 55 and over, is having a welcome coffee at the home of Mary Ober on March 8 at 2:30 p.m. President Tom Bernhardt of Oceanside will welcome guests and officers will be on hand to answer questions. The group sponsors theater parties, dances, […]

Officers meet Jan. 22

The Joseph H. Pendleton Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars meets the fourth Saturday of each month at the San Luis Rey Officers Club, Camp Pendleton. The next meeting will be on Saturday, Jan. 22. All officers and warrant officers are invited. This includes active duty, retirees or former officers and warrant […]

Speak up for a child

San Diego’s abused and neglected children need you. Volunteer to serve as a Court-Appointed Special Advocate or Educational Surrogate. All training provided. Our next information session is Wednesday, March 9. Call Voices for Children at (858) 569-2019 or visit www.voices4children.com.


The Fallbrook Newcomers Club are making plans for their next big social event, an Old-Fashioned Valentine’s, which will be held on February 16 at Pala Casino. All Fallbrook newcomers are invited to bring their sweethearts and friends to this fun event. Ticket price includes lunch, entertainment and door prizes. For info and reservations, please call […]

Fallbrook’s ‘Shadowdogs’ plays to benefit tsunami orphans

CARLSBAD — A special event took place on Sunday, January 9, in Carlsbad. Tom Giblin’s Irish Pub hosted an incredible all-day affair that drew over 1,000 people from San Diego County to hear great music and give generously to the Tsunami Orphans’ Relief Concert benefit. Over $25,000 was raised by 80 volunteers, who braved the […]

Gunther-Clarke engagement announced

Mr. & Mrs. Charles Gunther are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Bridget Roseann Gunther, to Mr. Rory Jack Clarke. Rory is the son of Mr. & Mrs. Douglas Clarke of Sacramento, CA. Mr. Clarke is a graduate of Del Oro High School in Loomis and the University of California, San Diego. Miss […]

Jones-Buzza to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Jones of Fallbrook are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara Morgan Jones, to Russell Lloyd Buzza, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dale A. Buzza of Fallbrook. A July 2006 wedding is planned. Miss Jones will graduate in December 2005 from the University of Arizona with a bachelors […]

War vet makes it home after 37 years

“Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of earth And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings…” John Gillespie Magee, Jr. In 1967 the Vietnam War was in full fire and more military personnel were struck down or captured than we ever heard about. For Penny Frederick, the wife of Colonel Peter Frederick, a United States […]