DOD names CPEN 2016 Fire Department of the Year

DOD names CPEN 2016 Fire Department of the Year

Gunnery Sgt. Lynn Kinney Marine Corps Installations West – Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton   The Camp Pendleton’s Fire Emergency Services department was recently recognized as 2016’s Department of Defense Fire Department of the Year in a message released by the Assistant Secretary of the Navy, May 17, 2017. This is the second time the department […]

The role of pediatric services in mental health treatment

SAN DIEGO – Anxiety and depression are the most common mental health problems in children and adolescents. Youth with these disorders often go to their primary care physicians for referrals, but only a small number of them obtain much-needed mental health care. A new study led by researchers at San Diego State University (SDSU) suggests […]

Supervisors get look at new budget

Tracy DeFore County of San Diego Communications Office  How do you balance helping those who need it the most, meet the County’s daily obligations and build for the future? The answers are reflected in the County’s new budget. The recommended operational plan, or budget, for the fiscal year starting July 1, 2017 was presented to […]

Cal Fire launches new Ready for Wildfire app

SACRAMENTO – Being ready for wildfire has never been easier with CAL FIRE’s new Ready for Wildfire app. This new tool puts a whole library of step-by-step checklists in the palm of the user’s hand. It allows homeowners to track their progress while creating Defensible Space, hardening their homes with fire-resistant construction, assembling an emergency […]

New Medicare help for people with chronic illness

By Greg Dill Special to Village News If you have Medicare, there’s a good chance you have two or more chronic conditions such as arthritis, cancer, diabetes, heart disease, or dementia. Two-thirds of the 57 million Americans with Medicare have two or more chronic illnesses. Having multiple chronic conditions increases the risk of death and […]

Toastmasters Open House to be held on Camp Pendleton

Toastmasters Open House to be held on Camp Pendleton

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Village Toastmasters invite the military and their family, retirees, veterans, DoD civilians or contractors, and the general public (all over the age of 18) as guests to attend their Open House on May 8, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the CNATT DET building located at 2220 10th Street, on Camp Pendleton. This year’s […]

Avocado Wine and a Bite Art Walk a success!

Avocado Wine and a Bite Art Walk a success!

On the evening of April 7 the Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce hosted the Avocado Wine & a Bite Art Walk in downtown Fallbrook. Eight businesses along Main Avenue were host to artists, wineries and restaurants. Guests were given artistic glasses inscribed with “Find Fallbrook,” and they strolled along Main sampling wine from local wineries. Visitors […]

Fallbrook Union Elementary School District launches new partnership

SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Fallbrook Union Elementary School District (FUESD) announced April 12 a new partnership with Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms. This new collaboration provides educators district-wide the dynamic digital resources and sustained, job embedded professional development they need to create modern learning environments […]

Deputy McCormick from Fallbrook substation honored

Deputy Evan McCormick of the Fallbrook Sheriff’s substation was one of a dozen deputies from the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department to be honored for his work in recovering stolen vehicles in San Diego County last year. The 12 deputies collectively arrested 71 people and recovered 188 stolen cars worth more than $1.5 million in […]

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