Services to be held Saturday for Hidalgo

FALLBROOK – Memorial services for Norma Hidalgo, the Fallbrook school bus driver who was killed in an automobile accident in Mexico Sept. 25, will be held Saturday (Oct. 14) at 11 a.m. at Living Waters Christian Fellowship, 2000 Reche Rd. Click on picture of Hidalgo in slideshow for full story.

Collision at Olive Hill Road and S. Mission has traffic snarled

FALLBROOK – A collision between a motorcycle and a big rig at Olive Hill Road and S. Mission Rd. has seriously snarled traffic in Fallbrook this morning. According to the CHP web site, the accident occurred at 7:28 a.m. and of the people involved in the accident was taken to Palomar Hospital with “minor to […]

World of Color Gala makes prom a spectacular event

World of Color Gala makes prom a spectacular event

Sandi Anderson Special to the Village News As a young child, do you remember looking through a kaleidoscope tube? Now imagine yourself in a giant kaleidoscope with brilliant colors and lights. You and your friends are dressed to the 9’s dancing to the sounds of Bruno, Michael and Usher. On Sept. 30, this was not […]

Fallbrook Hospital sale closes escrow

FALLBROOK – On Sept. 29, the Fallbrook Regional Health District (FRHD) received confirmation of escrow closing on the $4.5 million sale of the closed Fallbrook Hospital to Crestwood Behavioral Health Inc. The new owners will break ground soon on renovations to reopen as the Fallbrook Healing Center. After nearly three years of searching for a buyer, Crestwood opted to buy […]

Supervisors’ vote allows for temporary protest area restrictions

In the event of protests in unincorporated San Diego County, the county’s Chief Administrative Officer or the CAO’s designee will have the authority to designate temporary area restrictions which include the prohibition of items which might be used as weapons. The measure was passed as an urgency ordinance Sept. 26, and since four votes are […]

Carr launches campaign for Assembly District 75

ESCONDIDO – Democrat Eric Carr, a Fallbrook High alum, launched his campaign for Assembly District 75 to unseat incumbent Marie Waldron during a recent meeting of the Escondido Democratic Club. Addressing the club, Carr spoke of growing up in the district and laid out his plans once in office, including working on California’s Cap and […]

Writers Read hosts debut mystery author Amato

FALLBROOK – Writers Read, a free monthly author series at Fallbrook Library, will feature San Diego-based, debut mystery author Danielle Mages Amato in October. Amato, the dramaturg at San Diego’s Old Globe Theatre, will read from and discuss her novel, “The Hidden Memory of Objects,” preceded by an open mic session. The reading will be […]

Fallbrook Community Center announces free events

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Community Center is offering free events in October, including a flu shot clinic, a film about Pilates and a Halloween Festival. The schedule of free events is as follows: Wednesday, Oct. 11, Got the Shot? – A free community health flu shot clinic will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. with […]