Fallbrook Marching Warriors, Color Guard going to London!

We are close. We are going to London! There are a few last events to gather the support to help pay the final costs. We are hosting a music festival the first week in November, taking part in Myrtle Creek’s Fall Festival Oct. 24 and 25. Please come. We are also selling See’s candy and […]

Musicians, fans gather in town square

Musicians, fans gather in town square

Led by Mike Fenton, right, the De Luz Ukes play Hawaiian and other tunes in the Vince Ross Village Square Saturday evening, Sept. 12, during a free, casual gathering of musicians and fans. The square is at the corner of Main Ave. and Alvarado Street in historic downtown Fallbrook

A Tale of Two Chinatowns: San Francisco and Toronto

A Tale of Two Chinatowns: San Francisco and Toronto

Python skin-layered musical instruments, jujube mooncakes, and pagoda-style roofs – all this can be found in China. However, when venturing beyond the edge of the ordinary a little closer to home, I seek out the boldly eclectic Chinatown neighborhoods of San Francisco, California, or Toronto, Ontario. What is the lure of these two neighborhoods that […]

Inspired cuisine, quality wines to be served at Jazz & Wine Festival at Grand Tradition Estate & Gardens on Sat., Aug. 22

Inspired cuisine, quality wines to be served at Jazz & Wine Festival at Grand Tradition Estate & Gardens on Sat., Aug. 22

While the mesmerizing sounds of jazz fill the air at the second annual Jazz & Wine Festival at the Grand Tradition Estate & Gardens in Fallbrook on Saturday, Aug. 22, guests will be able to enjoy samples of sumptuous cuisine and sip perfectly paired wines at various spots through the meandering garden pathways of the […]

Nepal memories spur local traveler’s fundraising efforts

Nepal memories spur local traveler’s fundraising efforts

FALLBROOK – One of Sue Thorne’s most memorable trips was a thrilling two-week trip to Nepal billed as “Mountain, River, Tiger” with Overseas Adventure Travel (OAT) over Christmas and New Year 1995. “When I read the first horrific news reports of the earthquake that hit Nepal in April, and again in May, my thoughts slipped […]