City’s Planning wins two awards

City of Escondido has received two 1st place (Award of Excellence) awards from the San Diego Chapter of the American Planning Association (SDAPA). The first of these competitive awards came in the Implementation Award category for our CEDS Implementation. The City also won SDAPA’s Outreach Award for our innovative youth outreach program developed as part of the public outreach campaign […]

Escondido man dies in Hawaii

A 61-year old Escondido man was found unresponsive in the ocean off a Hawaiian beach on Tuesday, May 22. He was later pronounced dead, according to a report in MauiWatch. The incident occurred shortly before 12:30 p.m. at Hulopoe Beach on the island of Lanai. The man was identified as a 61-year old male from Escondido, but his name hasn’t […]

New Medicare cards are arriving in California mailboxes

The U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is mailing new Medicare cards to protect the safety and security of people with Medicare benefits. The new Medicare cards no longer contain a person’s Social Security number, but rather a unique, randomly-assigned Medicare number that protects the identities of people with Medicare, reduces fraud, and offers better safeguards of important […]

First Wednesdays’ last show of season features San Diego Circus Center

The San Diego Circus Center performs for the 2017-18 season finale of the California Center for the Arts, Escondido’s First Wednesdays community program on Wednesday, June 6, at 7 p.m. The San Diego Circus Center is devoted to advancing circus training in North America and enriching the lives of our community by teaching circus disciplines, art, and culture. They offer […]

July 4 fireworks will include festival and live music

Escondido’s 55th Annual Independence Day Festival & Fireworks is a free community event features rockin’ live music and a dazzling fireworks display starting at 9 p.m. The gathering on the green at Grape Day Park has become an annual North County tradition. This free community event sponsored by California Center for the Arts, Escondido features rockin’ live music by Moonlight […]


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