Pye graduates from Tulane University

NEW ORLEANS – Tulane University awarded degrees to nearly 2,800 graduates May 20 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. Jennifer Pye of Fallbrook earned a Bachelor of Science in management degree from Tulane’s A. B. Freeman School of Business. The ceremony’s keynote speaker was actress Helen Mirren, who has won Oscar, Tony and Emmy […]

Bazan wins Best of Class in fashion design

Bazan wins Best of Class in fashion design

During her Fallbrook High School freshman year Alicia Bazan was a student in Lita Tabish’s fashion design class. She made a flannel garment which can be worn either as boxer-style short pants or as a swimsuit and, during the judging of the San Diego County Fair’s Student Showcase, that clothing won Best of Class for […]

FUESD invites public to view instructional materials

FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Union Elementary School District is recommending the approval of instructional materials in grades 6 and 7 in history/social studies for the dual language programs at Maie Ellis Elementary, sixth grade, and Potter Junior High School, seventh grade. The Teachers’ Curriculum Institute (TCI) digital instructional materials is available for public review July […]

County fair judges give first-place ribbons to Moccasin, Legionnaire

The San Diego County Fair’s Student Showcase includes high school yearbooks. Fallbrook High School’s yearbook, the Moccasin, received a first-place ribbon for the first time in three years. Bonsall High School was given first-place honors for the Legionnaire while the individual Bonsall students who entered the 2-D Animation and Motion Graphics competitions all received first-place […]

Carbon monoxide detectors help girl scouts earn Silver Award

Carbon monoxide detectors help girl scouts earn Silver Award

FALLBROOK – Members of Girl Scout Troop 4042 – Carley, Emalee, Grace, Jenna and Veronica – were honored June 17 in a council wide ceremony at Copley Symphony Hall in San Diego, where they received their Silver Award, the second highest award in the Girl Scouts of the USA. The Silver Award is an honor […]

Night in the life of an astronomer

Night in the life of an astronomer

Stephanie Lai Special to the Village News To many, the small structure on the Palomar Mountains is no more than a white speck, but overlooking the valley is actually a 200-inch telescope held at the Palomar Observatory. Temecula Valley Astronomers President Mark Baker spends his weekend mornings guiding tours at the observatory, giving insight on […]

Youth conduct neighborhood safety perception survey

Youth conduct neighborhood safety perception survey

North County – More than a dozen students from the Fallbrook Youth Advocacy Coalition have been knocking on doors in Fallbrook and De Luz apartment communities to find out what residents think about safety, crime and related issues in their neighborhoods. The youth, ages 12 to 16, are reaching out to the community, collecting resident […]

Lasley siblings win at fair

FALLBROOK – Viviana Lasley, 12, and her brother Diego Lasley, 13, each won “Best of Show” ribbons for their contributions to the Creative Youth Exhibit at the San Diego County Fair. Viviana’s award was for her construction of a spring-motion hobby horse named “Califairnia Chrome,” which was a replica of famed racehorse California Chrome. Diego […]

FUESD announces policy for free and reduced-priced meals for kids

FALLBROOK – Fallbrook Union Elementary School District (FUESD) is announcing its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program and/or School Breakfast Program. Each school and the district’s central office have a copy of the policy, which may be viewed by any interested party on request. Meal […]

AAUW mentor/mentees celebrate abiding friendships

AAUW mentor/mentees celebrate abiding friendships

FALLBROOK – On June 17, 2017, AAUW held a celebration to recognize both its mentees and mentors in the home of AAUW mentor Kathy Bierbrauer. For many years, the organization has matched young girls in the community with various AAUW members as part of its mission to promote education and equity for women. The mentors […]

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