Free sand and sandbags available around county

Free sand and sandbags available around county

Gig Conaughton County of San Diego Communications Office San Diego County didn’t have to deal with the “atmospheric river” of rain that swamped Northern and Central California the week of Jan. 9. However, we’ve still gotten a lot more rain so far this winter than expected – two to five times as much in some […]

Traffic hazards reported all over Fallbrook

The CHP has reported several traffic hazards in the Fallbrook/De Luz area over the last hour and a half (as of 3:40 p.m., Friday, Jan. 20). They include the following: 2:00 p.m. – At E. Mission and Live Oak Park Road – a tree fell blocking westbound lane on Mission. 2:21 p.m. – Baja Mission […]

Storm-related roadway hazards are being reported around San Diego County

SAN DIEGO COUNTY – The California Highway Patrol is reporting a large boulder blocking southbound Pala Temecula Road near Arouba Road in the Pala area; a fallen tree blocking South Live Oak Park Road near East Alvarado Street in Fallbrook; a blocked storm drain alongside the Magnolia Avenue offramp from eastbound Interstate 8 in El […]

Vallecitos District deliberates recording board meetings

The Vallecitos School District (VSD) governing board has been asked by some Rainbow residents to record its board meetings, and they deliberated over their options at their Jan. 10 meeting. According to board president Michael Darnley, the board has discussed their options with a legal analyst in regards to the practice of recording the public […]

Supervisors call for signal at S. Mission Road and Green Canyon Road

The intersection of South Mission Road and Green Canyon Road has been added to the county’s Traffic Signal Priority List. A 4-0 San Diego County Board of Supervisors vote January 11, with Greg Cox at a California Coastal Commission meeting, added South Mission Road and Green Canyon Road to the list of intersections where traffic […]

Heald aided Fallbrook community through various methods

Few people who are familiar with Fallbrook were surprised when the Jan. 6 memorial service for Otis Heald filled all the seats in the Grand Tradition’s Crystal Ballroom and dozens of local citizens stood to pay respects to the community leader who passed away Dec. 25. “He was a mainstay of the community, a pillar […]

New commander of Sheriff’s Fallbrook substation ready for new challenge

New commander of Sheriff’s Fallbrook substation ready for new challenge

Considering all the units Lt. Pat Gardner has served with in his nearly 30 years of employment with the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department, it’s not surprising he is thoroughly embracing his latest assignment as the new commander of the Fallbrook Sheriff’s substation. “It’s a great new challenge,” said Gardner, a man who obviously thrives […]

Holdridge retires from NCFPD

FALLBROOK – On Dec. 12, 2016, a retirement ceremony for firefighter Gregg Holdridge was held at North County Fire Protection District’s (NCFPD) Station 1 on Ivy Street. NCFPD celebrated Holdridge’s 29 years of dedicated service in the North County communities of Fallbrook, Bonsall, De Luz, Rainbow, and wherever else the Fallbrook-based fire crews were needed. […]

1 2 3 1,475