Gasca chosen for Rainbow MWD board vacancy

Miguel Gasca is the newest member of the Rainbow Municipal Water District (RMWD) board. A 4-0 board vote Feb. 28 selected Gasca to fill the Division 3 seat vacated after Tory Walker moved to Murrieta and resigned from the board. Gasca will fill the remainder of Walker’s term, which expires in December 2018. “I’m glad […]

Supervisors ban all marijuana businesses in unincorporated county areas

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego County Board of Supervisors today voted to ban all marijuana businesses in unincorporated county areas. The ban includes all medical and non-medical marijuana facilities, collectives, dispensaries, farms, growing and cultivation. Two medical marijuana dispensaries – near El Cajon and in Ramona – currently operate in unincorporated areas. They will […]

Trio killed in Vista in apparent double murder-suicide

VISTA – The bodies of three people in their 50s, who apparently died in a double murder-suicide, were found today in a North County home. A friend of a person who lived at the address made an emergency call shortly after 5:30 a.m. to report finding the gunshot victims – two men and a woman – […]

Fallbrook residents demonstrate in Temecula

Fallbrook residents demonstrate in Temecula

Fallbrook resident Rand Denny takes part in the inaugural performance of the “Duncan Hunter, Last Term Farewell Band” on Feb. 28 during the Indivisible Resist Trump Tuesday demonstration at Temecula’s Civic Center.

Town hall meeting on proposed help from County

FALLBROOK – There will be a town hall meeting with the County of San Diego’s Parks and Recreation Department on March 17 to provide the community with information on what it would take to create a taxpayer-funded Landscape Maintenance District for Fallbrook. The meeting will be conducted in Fallbrook Public Utility District’s (FPUD’s) community room, 990 E. […]

San Diego Central Library hosts “Human Library”

SAN DIEGO  – Instead of picking up a book at the San Diego Central Library today, you’ll be able to “check out” a living, breathing human being and learn their story directly. A “Human Library” event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Library patrons will be able to “borrow” someone for a 15-minute […]

CHP tips for enjoying wildflowers in Borrego Springs

CHP tips for enjoying wildflowers in Borrego Springs

The recent rainstorms have created quite a sight in the Borrego Springs area: a desert wildflower bloom that hasn’t been this vibrant in years. The bloom is also attracting huge crowds which has led to traffic problems on roadways in and around Borrego Springs. The Sheriff’s Department’s Rural Command has the following tips for anyone […]

Narcotics seized in North County

   SAN DIEGO – Border patrol agents intercepted two separate narcotics smuggling operations in the North County this week, confiscating almost 27 pounds of drugs and arresting four suspects, officials announced today, March 10. The first bust was on Wednesday, March 8, at about 3:30 p.m., when agents stopped a Ford Fusion on Interstate 15 northbound, […]

Miss Fallbrook Scholarship Pageant set for April 8

Miss Fallbrook Scholarship Pageant set for April 8

FALLBROOK – The 2017 Miss Fallbrook Scholarship pageant contestants are currently in rehearsal for the culminating pageant to be held on Saturday, April 8 at the Bob Burton Performing Arts Center at Fallbrook High School. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with the pageant starting at 6 p.m. Fallbrook Village Rotary Club will be sponsoring […]