GENEALOGY SOCIETY The Escondido Genealogy Society March 23 meeting will host a speaker on “All Things German” This would be a perfect time to join the group to find many excellent sources to use to fill in those gaps on your German heritage.  This Saturday meeting starts at 10 a.m. at Park Ave Community Center, Maple Room, at the northeast […]

Paragon Commercial Group sells Escondido Valley Center

Paragon Commercial Group LLC and Canyon Partners Real Estate LLC announced the sale of Escondido Valley Center, a 92,000 square foot retail anchor property located on approximately seven acres at 1346-1358 West Valley Parkway in Escondido. The mall includes a BevMo, Five Guys, Mike’s Barbecue, and most recently, an Aldi Market. This transaction represents Paragon’s fourth property that was acquired, […]

Auditions in March for 3 Patio productions

Patio Playhouse will have auditions March 24, 25 & 26 for three shows that will be performed in the upcoming season at Kit Carson Amphitheater or at Patio Playhouse.  This is an open-call audition for all three shows, “The Wizard of Oz,” “Little Women” and “Fun Home.” March 24, 25 & 26 from 7-10 pm Patio Playhouse Theater 116 S. […]

All Leprechauns welcome! Welk Resorts San Diego Hosts 4th Annual Spring Fling on March 16 and 17

Welk Resorts is hosting its 4th annual Spring Fling – St. Patrick’s Family Festival featuring fun games, carnival rides, delectable Irish-themed food and drinks, live music performances and more! The festival takes place Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17, from 1-7 p.m. at Welk Resorts San Diego, 8845 Lawrence Welk Dr., Escondido. The St. Patrick’s Day celebration will include […]

Unoccupied house burns

On March 3, at about 3:45 a.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a possible fire in the area of the 2000 block of Verde Via and dispatched a structure fire response.  While responding several fire units reported a large glow and visible flames from a distance. The first arriving engine reported a single story, […]

Daniel Patrick Foley, 85

Daniel Patrick Foley, born Sept. 6,1933, in Denver, Colorado, passed away at 85 on Feb. 1 ,2019, after battling Parkinson’s for 5 years.  He moved to San Diego County in 1940 with his parents, Donald Musselman Foley and Juanita McDermott, and older brother, Don Juan Foley (1929-2018). Mr. Foley followed his brother’s lead by joining the Air Force in 1950, […]

Sabers show their fight despite 5-1 loss to Fresno

Though the San Diego Sabers were beaten last Sunday afternoon in their final home game of the regular season, it is important to note that they refused to be beaten down. And that fact should hold them in good stead once the Western States Hockey League playoffs commence. Yes, the 5-1 setback suffered at the hands of division rival Fresno […]