Father-son duo makes a mark in history – Tim and Alex Towey lead Fallbrook Masonic Lodge into a New Year

Father-son duo makes a mark in history – Tim and Alex Towey lead Fallbrook Masonic Lodge into a New Year

Many fathers and sons have been able to work together to bring success and growth to their endeavors. In Fallbrook, 46-year-old Tim Towey and his son, 22-year-old Alex Towey, have been successfully working together as Masons, and have recently been elected as the Fallbrook Masonic Lodge’s new master and senior warden, the position below master. […]

Christmas Parade to feature most bands ever

Christmas Parade to feature most bands ever

This year the Fallbrook Christmas Parade, scheduled for Saturday, December 4 with a start time of 5 p.m., will feature ten marching bands, the most ever for the town’s 29th annual yuletide procession. Parade chairman Roy Costello said it is guaranteed that the sounds of holiday music will be bigger than ever that night in […]

Christmas activities plentiful in the Village

Christmas activities plentiful in the Village

Events to celebrate the holiday season will begin in earnest this weekend and provide opportunities for local families to embrace the joy of the season. Festivities begin this Saturday, November 29, bright and early at 9 a.m. with ‘Photos with Santa’ offered by the Fallbrook Woman’s Club, at 238 West Mission Road. Children or families […]

Frances Elizabeth (“Jill”) Lowrie

Frances Elizabeth (“Jill”) Lowrie was born in Watertown, N.Y. to Leonard and Fannie Whistler on February 5, 1920. She had three brothers, Jack, Bill and Len. When she was 13, their father died. Jill graduated from Syracuse University with a bachelor of science degree and met her husband Bob while working as a chemist. They […]

Riverside County student among dead in Northern California bus crash

Authorities are still investigating what led a FedEx truck to veer across the Interstate 5 in Northern California, and slam head-on into a charter bus, killing one Riverside student and nine others, officials said today. One of three Riverside students aboard the bus was publicly identified by her family as 17-year-old Marisa Serrato, who apparently […]

Residents request County’s assistance with Rocky Crest Rd.

Residents request County’s assistance with Rocky Crest Rd.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4hSQcm1vhY&list=UUSKiZGCWAEcLneIL57_jMXg&index=1[/youtube] It’s an effort that has spanned 14 years, but residents along Rocky Crest Road in Fallbrook aren’t giving up. Approximately 40 people attended a meeting March 25 to add their voices and support to a plea for the County of San Diego to address problems associated with the roadway. Four representatives from the Department […]

Magnolia Memoir to play limited engagement at South Coast Winery this Friday

Magnolia Memoir to play limited engagement at South Coast Winery this Friday

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1xKkGxme2U[/youtube] TEMECULA – Magnolia Memoir, an adventurous, genre bending five-piece ensemble that is heralded as one of Los Angeles’ trending breakthrough bands will be playing at South Coast Winery Resort and Spa on March 23, at 8 pm. The Magnolia Memoir show is part of the Rhythm on the Vine Series and is limited one […]

John Morgan McBroom

John Morgan McBroom

John Morgan McBroom has been called up to his Heavenly Father at the age of 66. John passed away on Oct. 21, 2010 at 2:45 p.m. in Palomar Hospital, Escondido surrounded by his family. In his final hour he gave selflessly his permission to donate vital organs to save others. So far he has successfully […]

Sgt. John McBroom passes away; service to be held Thursday

The following obituary has been posted early to the Village News website because the service for this well-known citizen and former Sheriff’s Dept. sergeant will take place the same day the newspaper is distributed. John Morgan McBroom has been called up to his Heavenly Father at the age of 66. John passed away on Oct. […]