Premier Norwegian boys’ choirs to perform in Escondido

First United Methodist Church of Escondido (located at 341 S.  Kalmia St.) will host a choral concert by the Vanse Boys’ Choir (“Vanseguttekor – Deo Gloria”) from Norway, under the direction of Bryan Breidenthal, Sunday February 17, at 3:30 p.m. Joining the Vanse Boys’ Choir will be guest singers from the Silver Boys’ Choir (“Solvguttene”), the boys’ choir of the […]

Center Stage: “Dancing through the Pages” incorporates literature and dance

The Education department at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido hosts another Center Stage: Performances for Youth show with Dancing through the Pages, on Wednesday, February 22, at 9:30 a.m. in the Center Theater. Performed by Mojalet Dance Collective, “Dancing Through the Pages” uses literature and language as an inspiration for dance.  Inspired by concepts from “School House Rock,” […]

Chick-fil-A to host `Daddy-Daughter Date Night’ on Feb. 5

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the 14 Chick-fil-A restaurants in San Diego County will host a “Daddy-Daughter Date Night” for fathers and daughters from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 5. Local Chick-fil-A restaurants are located at 587 Grand Ave. in San Marcos and 1290 Auto Park Way in Escondido. Daddy-Daughter Date Night activities will include table-side service, dinner, […]

Spice & Tea Exchange opens in Westfield Mall

The Spice & Tea Exchange, a specialty retail store offering an extensive selection of exotic teas, spices, exclusive seasonings, salts, and naturally-flavored sugars, recently opened its doors in Escondido. The opening marks the first location for the store in San Diego County.  Escondido’s newest hub for tea drinkers and home-cooks is located in Westfield North County and is owned and […]

Barricaded Fugitive Arrested After Peaceful Negotiation

During the morning of February 2nd, 2019, the U.S. Marshall Fugitive Task Force located as James Golden, 39 year old, in the City of Escondido.  Golden had felony warrants for assault with a deadly weapon, battery on a police officer, and burglary.  Escondido police personnel began coordinating with the Task Force to stop the vehicle Golden was driving.  Before Officers […]