Boys & Girls Clubs host a bus tour of Fallbrook

Boys & Girls Clubs host a bus tour of Fallbrook

FALLBROOK – The Boys & Girls Clubs of North County invited friends and supporters to a ribbon cutting Nov. 2 to celebrate their new bus. With the Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce and honorary mayor Tami Donnelly present, the staff offered their guests an authentic club experience. Upon arrival, each guest was given the opportunity to […]

VFW presents scholarships to essay contest winners

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1924 and the VFW Auxiliary hosted an awards ceremony Nov. 12 honoring the local student winners of its annual patriotic essay contests. These bright and articulate students read their essays with confidence among proud family members, teachers and guests. Voice of Democracy is open to students […]

Rotary honors Fallbrook Street School students

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Street School principal Stephenie Martinez presented Students of the Month to the Rotary Club of Fallbrook at a recent weekly luncheon. Augustine Puentes, third grade, shared that he “uses the 7 Habits to be a leader for his little brother and friends. He tries to begin with the end in mind in order […]

Mah jong tournament a success, tech trek program an inspiration

Mah jong tournament a success, tech trek program an inspiration

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook branch of the American Association of University Women once again successfully held its always-popular fundraising mah jong tournament. The event took place Oct. 27 at the Fallbrook VFW Post 1924. Mary Sullivan was the highest scorer and was awarded a $50 gift certificate donated by Major Market. The tournament provides fun […]

High school students contribute to scarecrow fun

FALLBROOK – It has always been amazing to see some of the far out ideas that young people come up with to make Fallbrook Scarecrow Days (FSD) unique. The Fallbrook High art department under the tutelage of Bill Richardson and Emily White, as well as Ashley Scibilia of the ceramic department got off to a […]

Pala students shine at Sullivan Middle School Pala Day

BONSALL – Sullivan Middle School recently provided an opportunity for all students to experience a small piece of the culture that has been in this area for hundreds if not thousands of years. The principal, Joseph Clevenger, along with veteran teacher Domingo Anguiano met with leaders from the Pala Band of Mission Indians and organized […]

Duran receives scholarship

SAN DIEGO – San Diego State University announced that Oscar Duran from Fallbrook has been selected as one of the 2016-17 Sally Casanova scholarship recipients. The California State University Chancellor’s Office selected Duran and seven other SDSU students with ambitions to pursue a doctoral degree for this prestigious scholarship. The social science single subject teaching […]

Restorative circles give students access to understanding each other

As a way to keep suspensions and expulsions down at Fallbrook Union High School (FUHS), administration has taken further steps to make sure that students see the full extent of negative actions and behavior. This academic year, academic houses have been used to implement restorative practices to get students to relate to each other, their […]

Local educators nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award

Local educators nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award

FALLBROOK – SEAS teacher Rebecca Martin and playground supervisor Lucia Loera, both of Live Oak Elementary School, have been nominated for the 2016-17 national LifeChanger of the Year Award. Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, the national LifeChanger of the Year program recognizes and rewards the very best K-12 public and private school educators and employees across the […]

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