John Wayne Exhibit

Valley Center History Museum is recalling the time when actor John Wayne almost served as the first Grand Marshal of the annual Western Days Parade, which Valley Center celebrated over the weekend. At the same time, museum docents are in awe that, after 14 years, the John Wayne exhibit remains one of the most popular among dozens of displays. In […]

Audition for Shakespeare play

Community Players Theatre is holding open auditions for its first ever Shakespeare play: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Sunday, June 4  11 a.m.¬–12:30 p.m. and Monday, June 5  7–8  p.m. at Bailey/Bees Theater, Community Lutheran Church, 3575 E. Valley Parkway, Escondido. These are open auditions; no appointment is necessary. The director is looking for actors 10 years old and up. Please […]

Quilt Guild to meet

he El Camino Quilt Guild meets at 9:30 a.m. Thursday June 8 at the Faith Lutheran Church 200 E. Bobier Dr, Vista, CA 92084 in the gym. Doors open 9 a.m. Speaker is  Laura Fraga ( speaking on The Phenomenon Dear Jane Quilt. Her workshop is on Friday June 9 at Quilt in a Day. You will learn where and […]

Fire and Water Expo

The Fire & Water Expo will be held Saturday, June 3, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Fire Station #4 at Kit Carson Park, 3301 Bear Valley Parkway. The day will include fire station tours, refreshments, vehicle displays, art activities for kids, information, resources and lunch. There will also be Dr. Bronner’s Magic Foam Experience. The event is sponsored by the Escondido […]

Escondido man to run his 20th Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon this weekend

Escondido resident Johan Otter has run every single Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon since the inaugural race in 1998. This year the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series is celebrating 20 years running. The running series started in San Diego as a single marathon in 1998 and has grown to 29 races across the globe (includes Dublin, Las Vegas, Brooklyn, […]


Pipeline Construction Begins on the Vista Verde Reservoir Replacement Project

Pipeline construction along Vista Verde Way for the Vista Verde Reservoir Replacement project is scheduled for May 2017 through June 2017. Vista Verde Reservoir Replacement project is part of City of Escondido’s Capital Improvements Program. The primary feature of the project are two new reservoirs that are being constructed northwest of the Vista Verde Way cul-de-sac. The pipeline portion of […]