NCL daughters and moms see success in Operation Holiday Wreath

NCL daughters and moms see success in Operation Holiday Wreath

FALLBROOK – Operation Holiday Wreath was a tremendous success, and with all the NCL moms and daughters providing collected items, purchasing wreaths and partaking in the decorating – they had 100 percent chapter participation. A good time was had by all who participated Dec. 4 at the Fallbrook School of the Arts. Arriving with glue guns, glue sticks, ribbons […]

Drew named to President’s Honor List

LAKE CHARLES, LA – The President’s Honor List for the fall 2016 semester at McNeese State University has been announced, and the list includes Fallbrook resident Hailey M. Drew. To be on the President’s Honor List, an undergraduate student must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average or better while carrying at least 15 […]

Rotary recognizes Maie Ellis students

Rotary recognizes Maie Ellis students

FALLBROOK – Maie Ellis Elementary School Principal Dr. Edie Powers presented Students of the Month to the Rotary Club of Fallbrook at a recent weekly luncheon. Emma Lozzi, third grade, shared that she uses the 7 Habits to be a leader at home with her baby brother. She thinks “Win-Win” by taking turns with him […]

Miles Rogondino named to Deans List at Army and Navy Academy

CARLSBAD − Army and Navy Academy is pleased to announce that Miles Rogondino of Fallbrook has been named to the Dean’s List for the second grading period of the 2016-2017 school year. Students with a grade point average of 3.80 or higher are named to the Dean’s List. This is an impressive accomplishment, especially given […]

Senator Anderson announces availability of Senate Fellowships

Senator Anderson announces availability of Senate Fellowships

EL CAJON – Senator Joel Anderson has announced the availability of applications for the 2017-2018 California Senate Fellows program. The program provides college graduates an opportunity to become full-time Senate staff members at the state Capitol in Sacramento for 11 months beginning in October 2017. Fellows are assigned to the personal or committee staff of […]

Board of Supervisors proclamation honors Fallbrook teacher Schwenke

The proclamations session of the Dec. 13 San Diego County Board of Supervisors meeting honored Fallbrook Street School kindergarten teacher Amy Schwenke for her 2016 San Diego County Teacher of the Year recognition. “It’s just awesome,” said Schwenke. “It’s very special to be recognized for all the amazing work that the San Diego County teachers […]

Alumni contribute to Toys for Tots

Alumni contribute to Toys for Tots

FALLBROOK – Members and friends of the Fallbrook Alumni Association gathered Dec. 11 for a Farmhouse Christmas Potluck at the home of Jan Owen, president. Arriving with a favorite dish to share, and toys for girls and boys tucked in a bag, they celebrated a wonderful year of accomplishments – a year filled with lots of fun […]

CAE to offer an introduction to American Sign Language

FALLBROOK – The College of Adaptive Education (CAE), a non-accredited “college experience” for adults of all abilities in Fallbrook, will be offering Introduction to American Sign Language at the CAE campus, 911 E. Elder. The eight-week class will begin on Thursday, Jan. 12, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. and be offered weekly at the same time. This class […]

How to turn monetary gifts into teachable moments

Nathaniel Sillin Special to the Village News Children and teenagers who received monetary gifts for the holidays are often excited to choose what to buy. While they should be allowed to spend some of the money or gift cards, as a parent, you could also use these windfall gains as an opportunity to teach and […]

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