Spay Day in the Capitol

The last Tuesday in February is World Spay Day, an international effort originally started by the Doris Day Animal League in 1995. To mark the day, I joined some legislative colleagues on the Capitol lawn, with representatives from animal rescue groups and shelters throughout California, including Dr. Gary Weitzman of the San Diego Humane Society, to help increase public awareness […]

Many reasons to take pride in Escondido


Last week I attended the State of The City Address at our refurbished conference center at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. Media picked up on the Mayor’s comment of “find your passion,” however I was struck also by the Escondido Pride graphic in the video presentation which was expertly produced by the city audio/visual department. Great job Jorge! […]

Caimans win battle of Escondido to capture CIF crown

It was more than fitting that last Thursday night’s San Diego Section Division V Boys’ Championship game at Carlsbad High between intracity rivals Classical Academy and Calvin Christian came right down to the wire. After all, these were two teams that had shared an Ocean League title with 7-1 records after having split a pair of meetings during the course […]