Sports
Girls soccer ties Mission Vista on Senior Night

Girls soccer ties Mission Vista on Senior Night

Although the Fallbrook High School girls soccer team didn’t win on Senior Night, the 1-1 tie in the Feb. 12 match against Mission Vista ended a streak of…

Fallbrook’s Mackenzie wins Palmer Flight in Golf Channel Tour tournament

Fallbrook’s Mackenzie wins Palmer Flight in Golf Channel Tour tournament

Ian Mackenzie of Fallbrook won the Palmer Flight championship at the Feb. 14 Golf Channel Tour tournament at the Omni La Costa Resort and Spa. Mackenzie shot an 18-hole…

12U Warriors win Xtreme Diamond tournament

12U Warriors win Xtreme Diamond tournament

The 12U Warriors who are the champions of Xtreme Diamond sports Presidents’ Day tournament are, from left, front row, Mitchel Simon, Alex Lopez, Noah MacMillan, Josue Navarro, EJ Larsen;…

Local News

Weekend to bring rain locally, up to 18 inches of snow in mountains

A Winter Storm Watch is in effect from Saturday afternoon through Monday afternoon.…

Brady named CWA’s alternate Colorado River Board representative

Brady named CWA’s alternate Colorado River Board representative

Fallbrook Public Utility District general manager Brian Brady, who is also FPUD’s representative on the…

Renovations, growth topics at FCPG meeting

At the Feb. 16 Fallbrook Community Planning Group (FCPG) meeting, changes to two well-known businesses…

LAFCO hears more on potential FPUD-Rainbow merger

The Special Districts Advisory Committee of San Diego County’s Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) heard…

Upcoming Events

  1. St. Peter’s Knights of Columbus’ Fish Fry Friday night fundraiser

    February 27 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    February 28 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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    March 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Entertainment

Encore Club enjoys Valentines Day, plans spring events

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Encore Club’s sweethearts and friends all gathered for a beautiful luncheon held Feb. 14 at Vista Valley Country Club. The club is newly remodeled and…

Copland Celebration offered by California Chamber Orchestra and Temecula Presents

Copland Celebration offered by California Chamber Orchestra and Temecula Presents

TEMECULA – A musical event dubbed the Copland Celebration will be presented by the California Chamber Orchestra and Temecula Presents on Saturday, March 14, 7:30 p.m. at Murrieta…

Community Center offers Beginning Guitar class

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Community Center has a class for anyone who wants to play guitar and doesn’t know how to start. The second session of Beginning Guitar…

St Patrick’s Day event to benefit art in Fallbrook

St Patrick’s Day event to benefit art in Fallbrook

FALLBROOK – Everyone is invited to get in the St. Patrick’s Day spirit at the fourth annual fundraiser hosted by Fallbrook Art in Public Places on Tuesday, March…

Education

Potter Jr. High leaders launch into the future

Potter Jr. High leaders launch into the future

FALLBROOK – On Jan. 23, Potter Junior High School hosted its annual College and Career Day with the theme, “Tomorrowland: Leaders…

Camp Pendleton partnering with Energy Dept. to train veterans for solar jobs

CAMP PENDLETON – The first class of Marine trainees at Camp Pendleton just graduated from the Energy Dept.’s solar job training…

Real Estate

Del Hickman named a 2015 San Diego County Five Star Real Estate Agent

Del Hickman named a 2015 San Diego County Five Star Real Estate Agent

FALLBROOK – Re/Max United of Fallbrook has announced that Del Hickman was named one of the recipients of the 2015 San Diego Five Star Real Estate Agent…

Business

Fallbrook Smog provides high quality smog service with pride

Fallbrook Smog provides high quality smog service with pride

It is important to have a reliable team of automotive specialists to help maintain a vehicle. Fallbrook-area residents may want to consider having Fallbrook Smog as part…

Dining

Fallbrook Cafe: Quality and freshness key to success

Fallbrook Cafe: Quality and freshness key to success

Quality products combined with extensive experience in the restaurant industry is what has led to John Gianakakos’ success with Fallbrook Cafe. Over his career, this accomplished restauranteur…

Home & Garden

Restoration program a full-time effort at Los Jilgueros Preserve

Restoration program a full-time effort at Los Jilgueros Preserve

FALLBROOK – On any given Wednesday, a team of Fallbrook residents guided by Fallbrook Land Conservancy (FLC) chairman Gary Beeler donate time and sweat to restoring and…

Opinion

Encryption can help prevent identity theft

Encryption can help prevent identity theft

As we all know, modern computer technology has created vast new opportunities for tech-savvy criminals. By illegally accessing computer databases and gaining access to private data, identity…

Military

Noise levels may increase in the vicinity of Camp Pendleton due to training exercise

CAMP PENDLETON - Marines will conduct an exercise that involves the detonation of Mine Clearing Line Charges, here, today, Friday from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. and…

Motor Scene

The Mintle Barn is a one-of-a-kind horsepower shelter

The Mintle Barn is a one-of-a-kind horsepower shelter

FALLBROOK – When Ron and Bev Mintle purchased their home on the southern edge of Fallbrook, they planned on doing renovations to the home as well as…

Health & Fitness

Medical Examiner finds six new psychoactive drugs causing deaths in past year

Medical Examiner finds six new psychoactive drugs causing deaths in past year

SAN DIEGO – Last November, a 24-year-old San Diego County man bought and injected what he thought was heroin. Instead, it was a synthetic drug 10 times…