Pair stabbed in Fallbrook Monday night

FALLBROOK – Two men were attacked and stabbed Monday night in Fallbrook outside apartment complexes on South Vine Street, according to Sgt. Dwain Washington of the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department. Juan Campos, 20, and Francisco Jesus, 22, were attacked shortly before 10 p.m. by four to six Hispanic males standing near an older white […]

Three gang members arrested and charged with murder of Fallbrook man

FALLBROOK – The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Detail announced Monday (May 2) that three individuals have been arrested and charged with the murder of Hugh Pettigrew, who was attacked and stabbed multiple times as he walked home along the 400 block of Ammunition Road in Fallbrook on Jan. 22, 2016. Pettigrew, 33, passed […]

First larvicide drop of 2016 to fight West Nile Virus is Wednesday, May 4

COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO – With temperatures rising early this week and the West Nile virus season ahead, the County of San Diego plans to start its annual aerial drops of mosquito-fighting larvicide Wednesday on local waterways. A helicopter drops granular larvicide on 48 waterways around the county roughly once a month from May through […]

Sewer line work results in traffic delays on Mission Road

  Work to replace a portion of sewer line has created lengthy delays for evening commuters traveling on South Mission Road between Sterling Bridge and Winterhaven Road. The signal lights at Stage Coach Lane, Olive Hill Road and Winterhaven Road continuously flash red from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., meaning motorists must stop at each […]

927 passes elections and constitutional amendments committee

Senate Bill 927, which would allow the Fallbrook Public Utility District (FPUD) to change its method of electing directors from at-large seats to by territorial unit, was approved by the State Senate’s Elections and Constitutional Amendments Committee on a 5-0 vote April 19. “We’re really gratified that the process is moving along so quickly,” said FPUD general […]

Fallbrook Union High School District gets nod to offer JROTC program

Fallbrook Union High School District (FUHSD) has received approval from the United States Marine Corps (USMC) to offer a Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Program (JROTC). Longtime Fallbrook resident Lt. Col. William L. Wade, USMC (Ret), will serve as Senior Military Instructor and administrator of the program, which will commence with the 2016-2017 school year. […]

Planning Commission approves Pacifica Estates

The county’s Planning Commission approved the proposed Pacifica Estates development. The Planning Commission’s 7-0 vote April 22 approved a conditioned tentative map for the 17.30-acre property which will be accessed from South Mission Road north of Stage Coach Lane. The Planning Commission has the authority to approve a tentative map in the absence of a […]

FPUD seeking applications to replace Hayden on board

Bert Hayden has chosen to retire from the Fallbrook Public Utility District (FPUD) board, and FPUD will be appointing a replacement to fill that seat for the remainder of the calendar year. “Any applicants for the position have until April 30 to submit their name,” said FPUD general manager Brian Brady. Hayden was initially elected to […]

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