Mayor Sam Abed’s Farewell Address

The following was delivered by outgoing Mayor Sam Abed on December 12 at Escondido City Hall: I am privileged and humbled to be a part of our community for 30 years and for serving the great people of Escondido for 14 years as your councilman and your mayor since 2010. Tomorrow, I will go back to manage my Real Estate […]

MTS bus collides into rear of stopped pickup on I-15

On December 18, 2018 at approximately 7:16 AM, the California Highway Patrol Border Communications Center received a call of a two vehicle collision on Interstate 15 near 9th Avenue.  Emergency services personnel from the California Highway Patrol and Escondido Fire Department responded to the collision scene.  After the California Highway Patrol arrived on scene and began their investigation, it was determined that […]