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 […]

Man attempts to abduct girl near high school

A man described as a Caucasian male in his 50’s or 60’s, with white hair, tried to abduct a 16-year old high school female athlete as she ran along Stage Coach Lane near the softball fields at Fallbrook High School on Wednesday, January 12. The teen was doing the prescribed running for her sports team […]

Hot prowler

An Oceanside man admitted to committing over 50 residential and commercial burglaries in the Fallbrook/Bonsall area when Fallbrook’s newest detective, Theresa Adams-Hydar, arrested him on the morning of January 7. Angelo Doeing, 21, was arrested on over 19 counts, including: residential burglary, commercial burglary, grand theft, petty theft, possession of stolen property, fraudulent use of […]

Fallbrook Gourd Patch announces show

The Fallbrook Gourd Patch is calling all gourd artists to participate in their 4th Annual “Gourd Pizzazz 2005” All-Gourd Show Tuesday, March 1, through Saturday, March 26, at the Artist’s Gallery, 121 W. Grand Ave., in Escondido. The gourd artist group with members from San Diego and neighboring counties have been meeting monthly for the […]

County adopts updated waste management plan and siting element

The County of San Diego updated its countywide Integrated Waste Management Summary Plan and countywide Siting Element following a Board of Supervisors vote January 5, and the adoption of the new plan reclassifies the proposed Gregory Canyon landfill from “tentatively reserved” to “proposed”. The approval and adoption of the first update since 1996 encompasses all […]

Change of Command for Assault Craft Unit FIVE

CAMP PENDLETON — A Change of Command ceremony for US Navy Assault Craft Unit FIVE was held on Camp Pendleton on December 21, 2004. At the event, Captain Paul K. Susalla, a Fallbrook resident, turned over responsibility for the safety, wellbeing and efficiency of his entire unit to Captain David J. Fontaine. Susalla’s personal awards […]

Rainfall measure for Fallbrook

12/28/04 1.88 12/29/04 1.50 12/30/04 1.04 12/31/04 1.48 01/01/05 0.01 01/03/05 1.01 01/04/05 0.55 01/05/05 0.01 01/07/05 0.83 01/08/05 1.09 01/09/05 1.82 01/10/05 1.96 01/11/05 1.80 Source: North County Fire Protection District. Rainfall measure for DeLuz 28.13 inches have been recorded since 10/01/04. DeLuz normally receives 30-50 percent more rain than Fallbrook. This is due […]

Supervisors approve application for rubberized paving grant

The Board of Supervisors approved the application for a state grant to use rubberized asphalt concrete for paving on county roads. The 4-0 vote January 5, with Supervisor Greg Cox in Washington for the National Association of Counties meeting, authorizes the application to the California Integrated Waste Management Board and the acceptance of the grant […]