Fallbrook Regional Health District to host town hall meeting

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Regional Health District (FRHD) will host a town hall meeting during its regular board meeting Wednesday, April 12 at 6 p.m. at the Fallbrook Public Utility District, 990 E. Mission Road. The FRHD board of directors seeks public feedback on the sale of public land at 624 E. Elder Street, formerly […]

Community colleges to offer free tuition

With costs of college tuition and living expenses skyrocketing through the roof, many high school seniors have considered delaying their first year of college to save up for the expense. However, Palomar and MiraCosta community colleges have recently announced they will offer a year’s tuition and funds for textbooks for students who live in eligible […]

Bonsall Unified teachers begin negotiations with district

The Bonsall Unified School District teachers associations is currently in negotiations with the district, and the teachers are hoping to see in increase in pay. “In the past Great Recession, when the economy was recovering, the teachers didn’t receive any raise at all,” said Julie Urquhart Anguiano, the vice president for the Bonsall Teachers Association. […]

Angel Society donates more than $50,000 to local nonprofits

Angel Society donates more than $50,000 to local nonprofits

FALLBROOK – Funds totaling $50,950 were donated to local nonprofits and other worthy causes by the Angel  Society of Fallbrook during the months of January through March. The Boys and Girls Club of North County and the Fallbrook Music Society topped the list of recipients with awards of $10,000 each. Receiving $5,000 in funds was […]

Democrat Assembly members introduce bill to punish companies constructing wall

COACHELLA  – A Coachella Valley assemblyman and two fellow lawmakers today introduced a bill that would require California’s pension funds to divest from companies involved in the construction of a proposed border wall along the U.S-Mexico border. AB 946, co-authored by Assembly members Eduardo Garcia, D-Coachella, Phil Ting, D-San Francisco, and Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, D-San Diego, would require that […]

Rep. Duncan Hunter under DOJ investigation for campaign spending

Rep. Duncan Hunter under DOJ investigation for campaign spending

RIVERSIDE  – Lawyers for Rep. Duncan D. Hunter, R-Alpine, said today the congressman will fully cooperate with a Department of Justice investigation into alleged campaign spending irregularities. The inquiry into Hunter, who represents San Diego’s East County and a small portion of southern Riverside County, was revealed by the ranking members of the House Ethics Committee. […]

Cdebaca sentenced to 50 years to life in prison

VISTA – A woman who shot her son-in-law a dozen times at their Fallbrook home after he criticized her attire was sentenced today to 50 years to life in prison. Cynthia Cdebaca, 66, was convicted last month of first-degree murder in the Feb. 11, 2014, killing of 53-year-old Geoward Eustaquio. Around 8 a.m. the day […]

Pursuit in Fallbrook results in arrest of wanted felon

FALLBROOK – A 33-year-old man was in custody today after leading sheriff’s deputies on a short chase while traveling with his two young children, authorities said. Deputies were conducting a probation compliance check just after 6 p.m. Wednesday when they spotted a wanted felon and probationer driving a vehicle, according to sheriff’s Sgt. David Pocklington. […]

Lockdown lifted at Fallbrook and Ivy  High Schools

The lockdown of Fallbrook High School and Ivy High School was lifted at 2:46 p.m. today, nearly four hours after school officials ordered it due to a weapon possibly being on the school grounds. “We had a report that there was possibly a gun on campus,” said Kelly McGee, secretary for Fallbrook High School principal […]