Homes For Our Troops seeks volunteers to help landscape future Fallbrook home of injured Marine

FALLBROOK – The national nonprofit organization Homes For Our Troops (HFOT) invites the community to a Volunteer Day event this Saturday, June 24, to help landscape Marine Private First Class Isaac Blunt’s future specially adapted custom home in Fallbrook. The new home for PFC Blunt, who was severely injured in Afghanistan, has more than 40 adaptations including lower countertops and […]

Motorist killed in rollover crash near Live Oak Park identified

FALLBROOK – The motorist killed in a rollover crash near Live Oak County Park was publicly identified as a 57-year-old Murrieta woman. Tina Louise McCreery apparently lost control of her westbound 2005 Toyota Corolla on a curve in the 3000 block of Reche Road shortly after 10 p.m. Monday. The car careened across the roadway, […]

Motorist killed in rollover near Live Oak Park

FALLBROOK – A motorist was killed in a rollover crash near Live Oak County Park Monday night, authorities said today. A caller told the California Highway Patrol the victim’s vehicle flipped and landed in a driveway in the 3000 block of Reche Road shortly after 10 p.m. Monday. The name of the person killed in […]

Collision fatality on South Mission backs up traffic

FALLBROOK – A head-on collision on a South Mission Road left one person dead this afternoon and backed up traffic. The fatal wreck occurred about 4 p.m. on South Mission Road at Via Encinos, according to the California Highway Patrol. The victim, whose name was not immediately available, died at the scene. A stretch of […]

Fallbrook ‘hams’ get ready for Field Day

Fallbrook ‘hams’ get ready for Field Day

Fallbrook Amateur Radio Club (FARC) members and their fellow amateur radio operators (“hams”) from across the nation are getting ready for American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Field Day, the most popular on-the-air event held annually in the U.S. and Canada. A 24-hour affair in which amateur radio operators set up temporary transmitting stations in public […]

Where are they now: small town girl grows up to be chamber CEO

Where are they now: small town girl grows up to be chamber CEO

Lila MacDonald Special to the Village News I have always loved this town. I have been discovering its gifts since I was a child. My younger brother and I used to walk into town to get penny candy at the Westerner and chocolate malted crunch ice cream at Thrifty’s. My favorite treat was a pineapple […]

Miss Fallbrook gives the village a friendly face

Miss Fallbrook gives the village a friendly face

This year’s Miss Fallbrook has been very busy in the two months since she was crowned on April 9. Brianna Lehman and her court (First Princess Hayley Lawson and Second Princess Yvonne Damian) have attended the Avocado Festival, Spring Egg Hunt at the Fallbrook Community Center, Arts in the Park, the Fallbrook Car Club’s Vintage […]

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