Editor, Times-Advocate: Recently the times-Advocate published an article on the Escondido Country Club saga and the announcement that ECCHO had settled the suit against NUWI and SITR.  As a resident of the area, I would like to offer a different perspective. When we bought our home here the seller’s agent told us that the golf course was a permanent fixture […]

Escondido man named president of Home Start Inc.

Home Start Inc. has elected long-time volunteer and former board vice president, Cameron Clarke, as its new Board of Directors president, beginning July 2019. Clarke, an Escondido resident, has played a significant role in advancing Home Start’s mission to prevent child abuse and strengthen families in San Diego.  Home Start, Inc. is a nonprofit child abuse prevention and treatment agency […]

Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist, Works on Paper by the Artist and his Circle opens at Center Museum July 20

The Center Museum’s inaugural exhibition of its 25th Anniversary Season. This summer, Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist, Works on Paper by the Artist and his Circle will open on July 20, 2019. Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist – Works on Paper by the Artist and his Circle. Considered by many to be among the founders of Impressionism, Edgar Degas is […]

EAA to hold “Upcycle It” art and fashion show in August

  The Escondido Art Association will hold an “Upcycle It” Art and Fashion Show at the Artists Gallery on 121 Grand Avenue, Escondido during the month of August.   Framed artwork entries must consist of at least 75% recycled material, as must any wearable fashion show entry.  The show will run from Tuesday, August 6 through Saturday, August 31, 2019 […]


Democrats to hold Blue BBQ Saturday The Escondido Democratic Club invites you to its Blue BBQ Saturday, July 20, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Felicita Park, 742 Clarence Ln., Escondido. There is a parking fee of $3 per car. Adult $15 includes meal and one drink of your choice. Children 10 years old and cost $5, which includes meal and one drink.  Additional […]

Big Brother wants to track your car’s whereabouts

There is a new tax in town nicknamed “Track & Tax.” It is a proposal by San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) Executive Director Hasan Ikhrata as the way to pay for road improvements and mass transit additions that the voters were promised when they voted for TransNet sales taxes 15 years ago. See our story on the front page. […]

Charter football seeks “transformative” experience

It has never been solely about wins and losses when it comes to football at Escondido Charter. Other loftier goals, motives and aspirations much more significant than the number of victories achieved have always been a priority of the EC gridiron program. From the program’s very inception in 2006, among its intended purposes was to create a learning environment whereby […]

Brothers write and star in musical based on Styx songs at CCAE

Inspired by the music of Styx — one of the most popular rock bands of the 70s and early 80s, teen brothers Isaiah and Wyatt Rhinehart have written, cast, choreographed, and are directing and performing in a musical experience that provides a fresh take on Styx’s most recognizable songs. “Mr. Roboto — An Unofficial Styx Musical” features an original story […]

Popular Mexican Band Performs in Escondido

Mexican band, Panteón Rococó heads to Escondido to perform for one-night only at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido on Sunday, July 28 at 8 p.m. in the Concert Hall.                                                           […]

Bulevar Descarga brings Latin rhythms to Hidden City Sounds music series

Join the Center for its new summer series: Hidden City Sounds which fills the Lyric Court with music every Friday from now to October 4. On Friday, July 26, Bordertown band, Bulevar Descarga  will perform at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido starting at 7 p.m.  Bulevar Descarga is a band with members on both sides of the wall. […]

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