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|Bonsall Chamber bestows annual honorsMarch 6th 2014
Phil Delaney, who was presented with the Lifetime Achievement award by the Bonsall Chamber of Commerce on Feb. 28, addresses the crowd.
Gail Martin speaks to members of the Bonsall Chamber of Commerce after receiving the Citizen of the Year award at the 2014 Installation Dinner and Awards event held Feb. 28 at the Golf Club of California.
Dale Martin, left, of Perfection Imaging Technologies, accepts the award for Business of the Year from the Bonsall Chamber Commerce during its 2014 Installation Dinner and Awards on Feb. 28.
Valley Fort Steakhouse receives the Supportive New Business of the Year award from the Bonsall Chamber of Commerce on Feb. 28; Cheryl Nurse, left, accepts the award on behalf of Hank and Patty Hornsveld from Don Burgett, right.
The Bonsall Chamber of Commerce Supporters awards were presented to Juanita Hayes, left, of San Diego Gas & Electric and Julie Reeder, right, of the Fallbrook/Bonsall Village News. Recipients not pictured: County Supervisor Bill Horn and Chelsea Westerhold of Digiplex River Village.
De Luz Ecology Center offers fifth graders outdoor educationJanuary 30th 2014
Fallbrook Homeschool Academy fifth graders, from left, Annah N., Veronica R., and Grace B., with parent Ana May, enhance their ability to listen by cupping their ears – so they are better able to catch any sounds on the quiet side of a hill on Jan. 14. The chaparral hike at the FUESD De Luz Ecology Center is taken on the first day of the three-part session in the center’s outdoor education program.
Gabe T. and Nate S. and their homeschool classmates go on a chaparral hike, (led by Ecology Center teacher Scott Gordon), through the shrubs and trees growing at the 120 acre ecology center, on Jan. 14.
Fifth graders Ed B. and Zachary S. examine samples of rocks and minerals to fill out their worksheets during the Jan. 15 session of their outdoor studies at the De Luz Ecology Center. All fifth graders in the school district take part in the program sometime between January and April each year.
Bryson F., right, scoops up some insects from pond water while Nate S., left, and Zachary S. watch; their assignment was to identify the aquatic insects they collected at the De Luz Ecology Center on Jan. 15.
After doing some research on the barn owl, (habitat, food, interesting facts), and watching a video on them, fifth grader Mattie A. dissects owl pellets, identifying what the owl consumed by what bones are in the pellet (regurgiated bollus) on Jan. 16. Food chain studies are part of the outdoor education program.
Veronica R. looks for birds on the chaparral hike on Jan. 16, the last day of the three day program at the ecology center. The center has 10 pairs of binoculars for the children to use at recess time. Often seen birds are the acorn woodpecker, red shouldered hawk, black Phoebe, white-crowned sparrow, American crow, turkey vulture, dark-eyed junco.
Homeschool fifth graders Annah N. , Veronica R., and Kira M. fill out their aquatic animal identification worksheets as part of their riparian studies of pond insects Jan. 15.
Newcomer and Encore Clubs enjoy holiday seasonJanuary 2nd 2014
For the Encore Club holiday lunch on Dec. 11, Cece Feeney has her table decorated for Hanukkah.
Newcomers Club member Jackie Nolff is ready for her club’s holiday lunch at the table her group decorated on Dec. 5.
Joyce Brazel collects toys for the Camp Pendleton Toy Drive at the Encore Club’s holiday lunch on Dec. 11.
Tom Weise and Joan Voit attend the Encore Club’s holiday lunch, both wearing the popular color of the season this year, red.
Visiting together at the Newcomer Club’s Dinner Gala with the Encore Club are, from left, Hue Loo, Pam Loo Hatch, Brooke Flynn, Tim Willard, Carmen Willard, and Peg Johnson.
Janice and Paul Bauman enjoy the combined
Newcomer and Encore clubs’ Holiday Gala Dinner and Dance, held Dec. 12 at the Golf Club of California.
Members of the Newcomer and Encore clubs dance the night away at the Golf Club of California.
Holiday Settings luncheon raises scholarship fundsDecember 19th 2013
Table 1 at the Holiday Settings luncheon was hosted by B.J. Johnson, right, her daughter, Cheryl Manno, seated, and granddaughter, Chasi Barrett.
Fallbrook Hospital Auxiliary member Janice Gaudet is the host of Table 8 which she decorated with a gourd village.
Martha McCool, left, visits the ticket sales table manned by Judy Gunter, center, and Anne Ottemann.
Hillery family members lend support to the Susan G. Komen eventDecember 12th 2013
Hillery family members, from left, father Bob Hillery, daughter Juls Hillery Chambers, daughter Heather Hanlon (cancer survivor), son Rob Hillery, and mother Mary Ann Hillery, are pictured at the Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walk.
Cancer survivor Heather Hanlon, center, is pictured with her brother, Rob Hillery, right, and his wife, Kelly.
Children participate in Thanksgiving feastDecember 5th 2013
Halia Gondek-Timbelake finds a Thanksgiving feast at Quality Children’s Services Childcare Center finger-licking good. The center, at the Fallbrook Community Center, held the holiday lunch on Nov. 27.
Isabella Magana, left, waits for lunch to start while Vereniz Villa helps herself to the fruit salad that was part of the meal. Chicken was served along with mashed potatoes, corn, a green salad, bread, and milk at the Nov. 27 event.
Genesis Solis eats corn during the Thanksgiving feast at her childcare center on Nov. 27. Parents and grandparents also attended the lunch.
Abigail Espinoza enjoys fruit salad from the holiday lunch outside on the patio at the childcare center on Nov. 27.
Diego Muro tries to avoid the piece of chicken on his plate during the Thanksgiving feast at the community center’s childcare center.
Riley Wilhite pours salad dressing on her salad during the Thanksgiving feast at the childcare center.
Josiah Profit, left, eats his serving of chicken while his friend Stanley eats fruit salad for their holiday meal at Quality Children’s Services Childcare Center.
Allan Meza takes a taste of the holiday meal served to the children and their parents at the childcare center Nov. 27.
Fall Festival filled with fun activitiesNovember 27th 2013
A group of kids play the video game ‘Just Dance’ at the Fallbrook Street School Fall Festival for students and their families Nov. 20.
From left, Isabel Sanchez, Fatina Rivera, and Fidel Sanchez pull with all their might in a game of tug-o-war.
Fallbrook Street School students take on their teachers in an intense game of tug-o-war during the festivities Nov. 20.
Jessica Besne, 9, swings her hula hoop around and around for a prize at the Fall Festival.
Isaiah Arrezolas, 5, leaps and bounds in a potato sack race at the Fall Festival Nov. 20.
From left, Emily Audet, Jasmine Cartson, and Faith Haywood compete for a chair after the music stops in a fun game of musical chairs at Fallbrook Street School’s Fall Festival on Nov. 20. See more photos on page B-1.
Mitchell Baker, 9, and Isaac Villegas, 11, shoot some hoops before the timer buzzes during an activity at the event.
Brothers Grant and Braedon Smith pick out their prizes after participating in one of the many festival games.
Safe Halloween provides tricks and treatsNovember 7th 2013
Valente Fierre, 13, paints a design on his friend Samuel Lara’s face during the Safe Halloween event at the Fallbrook Community Center on Oct. 31.
The Volk family arrives at the Safe Halloween event in gnome costumes.
“Iron Men” for Halloween – Kendall Collings, 5, left, and Luis Bautista, 2 – pose for a photo during the Safe Halloween festivities on Oct. 31.
Nathan Rodriguez, 2, steals the show as “Woody” for Halloween at the Safe Halloween festivities at the Fallbrook Community Center on Oct. 31.
Oliver Parker, 6, left, and Kaleb Collings, 8, take on the whipped cream and bubble gum challenge during the Safe Halloween event at Fallbrook Community Center.
The “Stay Puft Marshmallow Man” makes an appearance at the Safe Halloween event on Oct. 31.
Genesis Harris, 1, wears a “Snow White” tutu costume to Safe Halloween festivities at Fallbrook Community Center.
Alicia Bazan, left, and Rheannon Winegar tryout the mummy-wrapping contest at the Safe Halloween festival held at Fallbrook Community Center on Oct. 31.
Food Bank starts food distribution with Fallbrook Food PantrySeptember 8th 2011
Volunteer Lillian Cornish (right) hands out bags of potatoes during a Fallbrook Food Pantry distribution in the Fallbrook Arts Center parking lot, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011.
Riverview Church Pastor Mel Svendsen (left) chats with Fallbrook Food Pantry President Arnie Willcuts while handing out 14,000 pounds of food in the Fallbrook Arts Center parking lot, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011.
People line up to receive food boxes from the San Diego Food Bank in the Fallbrook Arts Center parking lot, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011.
Volunteers hand out 14,000 pounds of food from the San Diego Food Bank in the Fallbrook Arts Center parking lot, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011.
Summer action at the clubJuly 21st 2011
Miguel Yanez (left) looks on as David Barragan lines up a shot during a game of billiards at the Fallbrook Boys and Girls Club, Friday, July 15, 2011.
Max Sherman, 12, shoots over an opponent during a game of basketball at the Fallbrook Boys and Girls Club, Friday, July 15, 2011.
Melisah Fernandez (left) and Spencer Kurowski draw life-size superheroes at the Fallbrook Boys and Girls Club, Friday, July 15, 2011. The craft was part of the club Superhero Month.
Kickin’ it in the poolJuly 7th 2011
Luke O'Brien (left) and Tariku Hunt, both 5, practice kicking during a swim lesson at the Fallbrook High School pool, Thursday, June 23, 2011.
Swim instructor Bridgette Harrison helps Bridget Cline, 5, with her diving technique at the Fallbrook High School pool, Thursday, June 23, 2011.
Shivering children wait for their turn on the diving board at the Fallbrook High School pool, Thursday, June 23, 2011.
FBA announces Outstanding Landscape award winners for 2011June 23rd 2011
Deborah Haydis of Ameriprise Financial, right, accepts
the 2011 Commercial Landscape award from Sue Conroy, left.
From left, Sue Conroy and Janice Phoenix of the Fallbrook Beautification Alliance pose with Janine Hall and Stan Hall, the homeowners who won the organization’s 2011 Residence Landscape award.
Karen Feyler, left, and Anne Ondraka, right, of the Fallbrook Beautification Alliance present the 2011 Non-Profit Landscape award to Fallbrook Women's Club members Sonia Higgins, second from left, and Ayn Bryant, second from right.
Anne Ondraka, left, of the Fallbrook Beautification Alliance presents the 2011 Water-Wise Landscape award to Laurie Bavaro and Hugh Bavaro at the Law Office of Hugh Bavaro.
From left, Janice Phoenix of the Fallbrook Beautification Alliance presents the 2011 Multi-Family Landscape award to Regency Fallbrook representatives James Thacker, grounds caretaker; Leo Raymond, resident; and Danny Oskam of Green-Go Landscaping Co.
Youth Fair provides many opportunities for kidsMay 19th 2011
Ethan Scarborough, 9, snuggles Rodney the green-winged macaw during a FFA Youth Fair at Fallbrook High School, Saturday, May 14, 2011.
Madison Causey grips a lamb, a tough competitor,
in the 4-H Junior division of the master showmanship competition.
As the winner of the ‘Kiss a Pig’ contest, Potter Junior High Vice Principal Javier
Escobedo kisses the pig as it takes a jumbo-sized marshmallow from his mouth. Youth Fair attendees bought votes for the person they most wanted to see kiss the pig to raise money for the 4-H swine group. The other contestants were Dr. Tad Bender and Travis Young, both from Creekside Veterinary Service; and Donna Wood, principal/fifth grade teacher at Zion Lutheran School.
Taryn Sehnert sets up her Boer goat for the judge
in the 4-H Intermediate market goat conformation class. The Youth Fair gives local students a chance to practice their animal handling skills before going to the San Diego County Fair.
Fallbrook 4-H member Wyatt Ware inspects his Sumatra named Jack Black in chicken showmanship.
Collin Kooyman takes control of his stubborn steer in 4-H master showmanship.
Fallbrook High School freshman Hannah Snider cleans her lamb's ears during a FFA Youth Fair on campus, Saturday, May 14, 2011.
Judge Tad Bender tests 4-H Junior Delana Sehnert on her knowledge in master showmanship, dairy class.
Amanda Ware walks her Sumatra Violet while the judge evaluates her bird.
Mary Maciel hangs onto her steer in junior 4-H master showmanship.
Space Night blasts offMay 12th 2011
Volunteer Richard Dierking aims a model rocket during Space Night at Bonsall Elementary School, Friday, April 29, 2011.
Students and parents watch a model rocket launch during Space Night at Bonsall Elementary School, Friday, April 29, 2011.
A young boy retrieves a model rocket during Space Night at Bonsall Elementary School, Friday, April 29, 2011.
Volunteer Richard Dierking launches a model rocket during Space Night at Bonsall Elementary School, Friday, April 29, 2011.
Jaime Pacheco and her daughter Macy, 4, watch a model rocket launch during Space Night at Bonsall Elementary School, Friday, April 29, 2011.
Fifth-grader Hailey Hurd, 11, builds a paper rocket during Space Night at Bonsall Elementary School, Friday, April 29, 2011.
Second grade teacher Lorie Reel helps students study moon craters using pebbles and flour during Space Night at Bonsall Elementary School, Friday, April 29, 2011.