Take a self-guided tour of natural straw bale homes with sites throughout county

SAN DIEGO COUNTY – On Sunday, May 31, the California Straw Building Association (CASBA) presents Tour de Bale. Residents can experience for themselves some of the beautiful, energy efficient, and natural straw bale buildings in San Diego County in locations including Fallbrook, Escondido, Vista, Poway, San Diego, El Cajon, Lakeside, Jamul, and Borrego Springs. Straw bale […]

San Diego Union-Tribune to layoff 178 employees after paper sold to L.A. Times; printing operation being moved to Los Angeles

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Union-Tribune says it is laying off 178 of its employees, who number around 600,  just under a week after the newspaper’s $85 million sale to Los Angeles Times owner Tribune Publishing Co. was completed. The majority of the cuts will affect employees who work to print and deliver the Union-Tribune, such as drivers, electricians […]

Sheriff’s Dept. arrests two in Fallbrook on Tuesday, May 26

Sheriff’s deputies arrested one woman and one man on Tuesday, May 26, during and after a probation compliance operation and warrant service in the Fallbrook area. According to Sgt. David Pocklington, “On May 26, at 7 a.m., three deputies from the San Diego Sheriff’s Department conducted a probation compliance operation and warrant service in the […]

Sheriff’s deputies arrest five in probation check; find woman had given birth to newborn in flophouse

Sheriff’s deputies arrest five in probation check; find woman had given birth to newborn in flophouse

  FALLBROOK – When Sheriff’s officers with the Fallbrook substation conducted probation compliance checks on Sat., May 23, they ended up arresting five individuals and finding a woman who had just given birth to a baby girl, without medical assistance, in a drug flophouse. San Diego County Sheriff’s Fallbrook substation Crime Suppression Team, detectives, and […]

S. Mission Rd. and W. Fallbrook Street open after water main break; more work to be done in area; 1.5 million gallons of water lost

S. Mission Rd. and W. Fallbrook Street open after water main break; more work to be done in area; 1.5 million gallons of water lost

Due to the diligent work of Fallbrook Public Utilities District emergency responders, a major water line break in the heart of the South Mission Road and West Fallbrook Street intersection only disrupted traffic for one day, Memorial Day, Monday, May 25. Emergency calls started coming in shortly after midnight, notifying authorities of the break. At […]

Missing couple found, husband dead, wife severely dehydrated

Missing couple found, husband dead, wife severely dehydrated

WARNER SPRINGS  – It appears an Anaheim couple who went missing on Mother’s Day became lost in the remote Warner Springs area of northeastern San Diego County and remained there for two weeks before an off-road enthusiast found the man dead and the woman in serious condition inside their car, a sheriff’s lieutenant said today. Sixty-eight-year-old Dianna Bedwell was […]

Thousands attend 50th annual Fallbrook Vintage Car Show

Thousands attend 50th annual Fallbrook Vintage Car Show

  The 50th annual Fallbrook Vintage Car Show, today, Sunday, May 24, drew thousands of spectators to the large-scale event held on the grounds of Pala Mesairds rt. The morning began with the Fallbrook Firefighters Association cooking pancakes, the Fallbrook High School rock band playing atop a stage and visitors streaming in steadily to view […]

Runners blast off from start of Avocado Half Marathon and 5K in Fallbrook

Runners blast off from start of Avocado Half Marathon and 5K in Fallbrook

Approximately 1400 runners came out of the starting gate full of energy this morning, Saturday, May 23, when the Avocado Half Marathon and 5K began at Fallbrook’s Live Oak Park. See the Village News issue of Thursday, May 28, for more coverage of this event. According to event organizers,  right around 1400 runners participated. In a message to […]

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