P.E.O. installs new board members

FALLBROOK – The Santa Margarita Reciprocity of P.E.O. recently had its spring social and installation of the new board members for 2017-2018.  Many members of the five local chapters of Fallbrook attended as well as the president of the Palomar Coast Reciprocity and two representatives from Chapter FE of Temecula. The event was held April […]

Fallbrook-born Petty Officer Meza awarded Air Medal

FALLBROOK − Naval Aircrewman Helicopter Second Class (aviation warfare) Vincent O. Meza, born and raised in Fallbrook, received an Air Medal (Gold Numeral One for the First Award) on March 29. President Donald Trump awarded the medal. Petty Officer Meza received the honor for “meritorious achievement” while participating in aerial flight as rescue swimmer of […]

Fallbrook and Oceanside Rotary Clubs salute the military

Fallbrook and Oceanside Rotary Clubs salute the military

FALLBROOK – The Rotary Club of Fallbrook and the Oceanside Rotary Club had the privilege of honoring six of the finest military personnel from Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base at their annual Military Awards Program held March 16 at the Grand Tradition in Fallbrook. The honorees were from two Marine Corps units – Marine Corps […]

AAUW Garden Tour to benefit local girls

AAUW Garden Tour to benefit local girls

FALLBROOK – AAUW’s 22nd annual garden tour May 13 will stimulate all the senses with colorful blooms, fragrant flowers, artistic demonstrations, music for the ears, meditative vistas, and complimentary refreshments. Vendors will offer garden-related treasures. The tour begins at the Palomares House, 1815 S. Stagecoach Lane, where maps will be provided. Visitors will move on […]

FPUD approves change order for 1 MG Reservoir re-coating

The Fallbrook Public Utility District approved a change order for the 1 Million Gallon Reservoir re-coating project. The 5-0 FPUD board vote March 27 approved a change order adding $32,300.15 to the contract while adding the tasks of repairing holes in the roof, repairing the rafters in the center area of the tank, a sweep […]

Fire mitigation fee rates unchanged

The fire mitigation fee rates paid by developers to fund the cost of fire department facilities serving the new development will not change for fiscal year 2017-18. The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 May 2 to maintain the fees at their 2016-17 rates. The fee for non-agricultural construction will remain at 56 […]

Raptors, reptiles and run away goats

Raptors, reptiles and run away goats

FALLBROOK – The Arts in the Park event on Sunday, April 30 at Live Oak Park was a resounding success. Rally for Children appreciates the help of all the volunteers and organizations that donated their time, resources and talents to help educate and entertain the kids in their community. For more information, visit www.rallyforchildren.org.

Water Quality Report available online

Water Quality Report available online

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Public Utility District’s (FPUD) annual Consumer Confidence Report, or CCR, contains detailed information on water quality tests performed in 2016. These sampling tests ensure that the district’s water meets regulatory standards. FPUD’s tap water met or exceeded all state and federal requirements this year, as in years past. The CCR became […]

Supervisors get look at new budget

Tracy DeFore County of San Diego Communications Office  How do you balance helping those who need it the most, meet the County’s daily obligations and build for the future? The answers are reflected in the County’s new budget. The recommended operational plan, or budget, for the fiscal year starting July 1, 2017 was presented to […]