FVCC donates to four nonprofits

FVCC donates to four nonprofits

FALLBROOK – On Oct. 17, the Fallbrook Vintage Car Club (FVCC) provided charitable donations to four nonprofit organizations performing services in the Fallbrook/Bonsall area. The Fallbrook Senior Center was represented by Phyllis Sweeney, special projects manager, and Sue Wallace, a board member who received the check. The center provides many services including free meals delivered […]

Naiman second in media demolition derby

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook/Bonsall Village News correspondent Joe Naiman finished second in the media demolition derby June 23 at the San Diego County Fair. The finish was the highest ever for Naiman, who had driven in six previous media demolition derbies. He finished third in his first demolition derby in 2006 but had not matched or bettered that […]

Another SR-76 switchover expected in early October

Another SR-76 switchover expected in early October

The widening of State Route 76 between South Mission Road and Interstate 15 reached a milestone the night of Aug. 24 and early morning of Aug. 25 when traffic between South Mission Road and Flowerwood Lane was switched over from the historical two lanes to two new lanes south of the older lanes. “This was […]

Hughes second in Trailer Figure 8, third in Demo Cross

Weston Hughes spent June 25 racing a pair of Night of Destruction events at Perris Auto Speedway and finished second in the Trailer Figure 8 race and third in the Demo Cross main event. The second-place finish matched the highest ever for Hughes, who had one driver ahead of him when he finished the Stock […]

Sparks from vehicles a top cause of local wildfires

Sparks from vehicles a top cause of local wildfires

Yvette Urrea Moe County of San Diego Communications Office In San Diego County, wildfires are our biggest disaster risk, and nearly all of them are human-caused. So what we can do to stop sparking fires? Especially as we head into peak fire season, in our fifth year of drought and with an abundance of dried […]

Stark fire vulnerability in San Diego County

Stark fire vulnerability in San Diego County

Ingrid Lobet inewsource More than half the land in San Diego County – including neighborhoods reaching almost to the ocean and densely settled foothill cities – is at high or very high potential for difficult-to-control fire. The data is gleaned from maps prepared by the U.S. Forest Service. Even for a region steeped in the […]

Ag Boosters to host Fallbrook Country Car show on Oct. 2

FALLBROOK − All are invited to come join the fun at  the inaugural Fallbrook Country Car show on Sunday, Oct. 2. The event will be held at Grand Tradition in Fallbrook and is hosted by the Fallbrook Ag Boosters. In addition to some awesome cars, there will be pumpkins for sale, raffles, food and entertainment. Doors open […]

Gates wins at Firecracker Nationals

Gates wins at Firecracker Nationals

FALLBROOK – Eric Gates and his crew ran at the Firecracker Nationals in Albuquerque over the July 4 weekend and won. They qualified first with a 6.69 207 which he said “was remarkable because the track is a mile high and the corrected elevation was over 8000′ the whole weekend.” They beat Lyle Byrum in […]

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