Debbie Ramsey Managing Editor The illumination ceremony of Fallbrook’s official Holiday Tree and related celebratory activities last year at the Fallbrook Community Center drew approximately 1,500 local residents together to share in the joy of the season. This year, even more are expected to turn out for the free event. “Many people said it was […]
Debbie Ramsey Managing Editor The theme of this year’s Fallbrook Christmas Parade couldn’t be more perfect… “The Gifts of Christmas.” When the holiday spirit begins to fill the air on Saturday evening, Dec. 5, and staging is in full swing for this year’s parade, those “gifts” are going to be visible and plentiful when the […]
FALLBROOK – Holiday shopping is how many people spend their free time between the day after Thanksgiving and the final days before Christmas. While many people may shop ’til they drop on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, those days still account for a relatively small amount of the hundreds of billions of dollars that are […]
Debbie Ramsey Managing Editor Thanksgiving provides an opportunity for families to reflect on the many things they are thankful for, but when an unexpected emergency strikes, gratitude of a different level may be experienced if life is made easier by the unexpected generosity of others. The new Zachary and Elizabeth Fisher House on Marine Corps […]
Foundation for Senior Care board of directors member Mike McReynolds arrives to the annual ‘Dinner with the Docs’ masquerade gala and fundraiser at Pala Mesa Resort on Nov. 7. The annual event raises money for three critical programs available to local seniors.
Guest speaker Brad Fite, a Purple Heart awardee, shares his experiences in the United States Marine Corps at the Veterans Day commemorative ceremony, sponsored by Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1924 in Fallbrook on Nov. 11. Fite sustained catastrophic injuries from a roadside bomb in Afghanistan and battled back from physical wounds and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder to become a successful entrepreneur, motivational speaker, music recording artist, and author.
Nathalie Taylor Special to the Village News On Sunday, October 18, several talented bakers put some very tasty ingredients between pie crusts. There were fifteen entries in the First Annual Harvest Faire Pie Baking Contest; and the judges (who shall remain anonymous) had difficulty choosing the best. They were all delicious in their own right. […]
FALLBROOK – Heart to Heart Camp Pendleton, a non-profit organization, hosted its sixth annual Appreciation Luncheon to honor active duty military women and the wives of active duty military aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton. The event was held on Sept. 12, at the Grand Tradition Estate and Gardens with about 185 attendees, including sponsors […]