Competition showcases plein air art

Competition showcases plein air art

FALLBROOK – Twenty-five plein air artists from all over San Diego County showed up at Myrtle Creek June 10 for the annual Fallbrook Art Association Plein Air Competition and Show. The artists could be seen painting all day long, and several said it was hard to decide what to paint with so many options at […]

Fallbrook Newcomers Club installs new executive board

Fallbrook Newcomers Club installs new executive board

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Newcomers Club finished the year by installing a new executive board of directors and by saying goodbye to those members who are “flying up” to the Fallbrook Encore Club. This past year has been outstanding as the membership has grown to 113 members. In addition to making new friends and engaging in […]

The fourth annual ‘Day at the Races’ benefits military families

CAMP PENDLETON – Camp Pendleton Armed Services YMCA will host a “Day at the Races” at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club July 23. The event will benefit active duty military and their families. This is the fourth year Camp Pendleton Armed Services YMCA has benefited from the event at the Thoroughbred Club. This year’s proceeds […]

Health district suspends Wellness Walks for summer months

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Regional Health District has been sponsoring a Wellness Walk each month. Due to the high temperatures expected during the summer months, they are suspending the scheduled walks and anticipate rescheduling in the fall in either October or November depending on the weather. Since exercise is medicine, the district hopes the regular walkers will […]

Honorary Mayor of Fallbrook is up for grabs

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce is once again launching its program for the Honorary Mayor Campaign. The chamber is asking each local nonprofit organization in our chamber of commerce to nominate a candidate from its membership. The benefits to the organization are abundant. By participating, the organization supports the candidate and provides the […]

Bonsall hosts more than 400 cyclists in SLR Road Race

Bonsall hosts more than 400 cyclists in SLR Road Race

BONSALL – Celo Pacific racing team recently hosted the 30th annual San Luis Rey (SLR) Road Race in Bonsall. The SLR Road Race is one of only three left in all of Southern California, and the only one in San Diego County due to the difficulty of road closures and traffic. “Celo Pacific racing team […]

Writers Read features Fallbrookian author Joan Maloof

Writers Read features Fallbrookian author Joan Maloof

FALLBROOK – Writers Read at Fallbrook Library, a free monthly author series and open mic, is pleased to present Joan Maloof and her newest book about trees, “Nature’s Temples: The Complex World of Old-Growth Forests” (Timber Press, November 2016), on Tuesday, June 13. The reading, in the library’s community room, will be preceded by open mic […]

Women golfers dress up for derby themed event

Women golfers dress up for derby themed event

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Women Golfers held their Member-Guest-Invitational event at the Golf Club of California on May 16. A field of 88 golfers competed in a 2-person best ball format in this year’s Kentucky Derby theme, “Run for the Roses.” It was a fun filled day from the starting tee to the finish line.

Farm to Table event puts a fresh face on fundraising

Farm to Table event puts a fresh face on fundraising

BONSALL – The Bonsall Unified School District (BUSD) community came together to support Sullivan Middle School (SMS) in its mission to provide students with cutting-edge technology. More than $15,000 was raised at the first Farm to Table event held Saturday, May 13 at Lionsgate in Bonsall. The fundraiser was organized by PTSA president Jenn Smith […]