Fallbrook ‘hams’ get ready for Field Day

Fallbrook ‘hams’ get ready for Field Day

Fallbrook Amateur Radio Club (FARC) members and their fellow amateur radio operators (“hams”) from across the nation are getting ready for American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Field Day, the most popular on-the-air event held annually in the U.S. and Canada. A 24-hour affair in which amateur radio operators set up temporary transmitting stations in public […]

Where are they now: small town girl grows up to be chamber CEO

Where are they now: small town girl grows up to be chamber CEO

Lila MacDonald Special to the Village News I have always loved this town. I have been discovering its gifts since I was a child. My younger brother and I used to walk into town to get penny candy at the Westerner and chocolate malted crunch ice cream at Thrifty’s. My favorite treat was a pineapple […]

Miss Fallbrook gives the village a friendly face

Miss Fallbrook gives the village a friendly face

This year’s Miss Fallbrook has been very busy in the two months since she was crowned on April 9. Brianna Lehman and her court (First Princess Hayley Lawson and Second Princess Yvonne Damian) have attended the Avocado Festival, Spring Egg Hunt at the Fallbrook Community Center, Arts in the Park, the Fallbrook Car Club’s Vintage […]

Jazz & Wine Festival tickets available from FBA

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Beautification Alliance is pleased to have again been selected by The Grand Tradition Estate & Gardens as their charity for their signature Jazz & Wine Festivals summer events. As the charity partner, FBA has received one hundred $35 general admission tickets, which when sold we are able to retain all of the […]

Skunks work for top players in the May Senior Challenge

VISTA – At the Senior Challenge Cribbage Tournament May 25, two players both won six games with two skunks. Fallbrook’s Ed Wozniak took first place as his winning margin was larger than Oceanside’s Tom Waterbury. Rounding out the top four in the 51-player tournament, Ray Potwora pegging for Fallbrook took third with 6 wins and a […]

31-year-old Pauma Valley man shot to death identified

PAUMA VALLEY – The 31-year-old Pauma Valley man who was shot to death in front of a local taco shop was identified today by San Diego County Sheriff’s homicide detectives. Raymond Esparza was gunned down at 9:41 p.m. Friday in front of Jilberto’s at 17128 state Route 76, according to sheriff’s Lt. Kenneth Nelson. Arriving deputies found a […]