VFW to put on a Welcome Home Party for Vietnam vets

FALLBROOK – Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1924 welcomes all Vietnam veterans, and those who wish to honor their service, to “The Welcome Home Party You Never Got.” “When our veterans returned from Vietnam, very few honored them,” said MGySgt (ret) Kenny Etherton, commander of VFW Post 1924. “On Saturday, May 20, everyone is invited […]

Senior golfers sought

FALLBROOK – Anyone over the age of 50 who likes to play golf is asked to consider joining the Fallbrook Seniors Golf Group. The group plays each Tuesday at various courses in north San Diego County. The group is as much a social club as a golf club as it presents a summer party, a […]

2017 Fallbrook Community Read tickets now available

FALLBROOK – Tickets for the 2017 Fallbrook Community Read and Fundraiser are now on sale. Best-selling author Ann Patchett will speak about her latest book, “Commonwealth”, on Saturday, May 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Fallbrook Library. Information, reservations and tickets are available at www.fallbrooklibraryfriends.org or at the Bottom Shelf Bookstore at 124 S. Mission Rd. […]

Food pantry celebrates 25 years

Food pantry celebrates 25 years

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Food Pantry celebrated 25 years of service to the community in 2016. The staff and board are grateful to the greater Fallbrook community for its generous donation of food items, volunteer hours, and financial support. Because of the community’s benevolence, the Fallbrook Food Pantry was able to serve 20,228 households with […]

Fallbrook Chorale starts rehearsals Feb. 22

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Chorale is starting to rehearse for this year’s spring program and concerts. The Chorale, under the direction of Danny Lang and accompanists Jean Dixon and Patti Lang, encourage anyone who is looking for a fun and enjoyable way to give back to the community and loves to sing to join them […]

New app helps public report potholes, smog, overcharges, more

Gig Conaughton County of San Diego Communications Office You’re driving down a county road and you see a pothole, a flooded culvert, or a damaged street sign. Or you’ve been overcharged by a faulty price-scanner, see a business pumping out smog, notice a building slimed with graffiti or an abandoned junker car sitting at the […]

Special Olympics Basketball to start new season

FALLBROOK – Jeremiah’s Ranch Special Olympics Basketball will a new season on Feb. 10. Practice will be on Fridays from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1620 S. Stage Coach Ln. Special Olympics is open to all individuals with special needs age 14 and older. Contact Linda White (760) 805-5214 […]

Fallbrook AAUW recognized for 70 years of community service

Fallbrook AAUW recognized for 70 years of community service

FALLBROOK – The County Board of Supervisors, by way of a proclamation presented by Supervisor Bill Horn, has recognized 70 years of community service by Fallbrook American Association of University Women (AAUW). In 1881, Marion Talbot and Ellen Richards met in Boston with 15 alumnae representing eight colleges to consider measures to expand opportunities for […]

Bonsall’s Dorman honored with lifetime achievement award from PGA

Bonsall’s Dorman honored with lifetime achievement award from PGA

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Bonsall resident Larry Dorman, a former New York Times sportswriter and golf industry executive, has been named the recipient of the 2017 PGA Lifetime Achievement Award in Journalism. Dorman will be honored April 5 at the ISPS HANDA 45th Golf Writers Association of America (GWAA) Annual Awards Dinner at Savannah […]