California’s drought continues

Assemblymember Marie Waldron AD-75 (R) In early March, officials reported that the Sierra Nevada snowpack is far below normal and that 2015 is on track to join 1977 and 1991 as one of the driest years on recowrd. Currently, Lake Oroville, the State Water Project’s most important water source, is at about 70 percent of […]

Basketball is habit forming; can affect your health

What is it about basketball? Is it all about endlessly shooting baskets from all over the court? No, it is about playing against someone. Then it’s about playing on a team and competing against another team. Then it may be about really learning the game and appreciating the play of a team. Or the brilliance […]

Kiwanis praises Fallbrook community

The Kiwanis Club of Fallbrook would like to shout a big ‘thank you’ to the community and businesses for their generosity and support of the 6th annual ‘A Night to Shine’ gala fundraiser held at the Grand Tradition. Money raised from this event will go to support the Boys and Girls Club of North County, […]

High-speed rail troubles continue

Assemblymember Marie Waldron AD-75 (R) Recent news about California’s high-speed rail project is raising more questions. Construction on the initial 29-mile link between Fresno and Merced, now two years behind schedule, was rescheduled to begin this March, but has now been delayed several more months. These delays have resulted in huge costs for the contractor, […]

Ivy students collect change for charity

I am the librarian at Ivy High School, and during these last three weeks, I organized a fundraiser for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to raise money for their cause. Students were asked to contribute their pocket change on a daily basis. We encouraged them to look for change in their cars and couches. The […]

FUESD needs to stop poor financial decisions

An article published March 14 in the San Diego Union Tribune made an observation relevant to the “ongoing” case of Allyn vs. FUESD. It quoted San Ysidro Board of Trustees Chairman Antonio Martinez, “I think ultimately (attorney Dan Shinoff) saw us as vulnerable and as an opportunity to make money and that’s unacceptable.” The three […]

Thanks to Bark in the Park organizers

Thank you so much for including us (IQ K9Training) in your event as a vendor. I wanted to let you know that I’ve been to a ton of events as a vendor, as well as competing in dog sports, and I’ve never experienced an event that was run so smoothly! I’d emailed a question to […]

Medi-Cal is in crisis

Assemblymember Marie Waldron AD-75 (R) Last June, the legislature approved a budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year. Though it was an improvement over past budgets, I voted “no” for a number of reasons, including the continuing failure to adequately compensate Medi-Cal providers. In 2011, when California was bleeding red ink, Medi-Cal provider rates were cut […]

Fallbrook Chorale appreciates Village News 

A special thank you to Village News editor Debbie Ramsey and assistant editor Lucette Moramarco. On behalf of the Fallbrook Chorale executive board and members, please accept our sincere thanks for all that you do to help make the chorale visible in Fallbrook and surrounding communities. We especially appreciate the half-page coverage of our “Spring […]

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