Applications sought for re-districting commission

The City of Escondido is accepting applications beginning June 15– 31 from volunteers to fill seven vacancies on the Re-Districting Commission. Deadline to apply Is July 31. The Independent Re-Districting Commission shall be vested with authority to develop an initial district-based plan for future City Council elections. It is composed of seven members, appointed by a Selection Panel of three […]


News of Escondido residents attending college and university here, there and everywhere! Marcus Perry named to University of Utah’s Spring 2020 Dean’s List Marcus Perry, of Escondido  was named to the University of Utah’s Spring 2020 Dean’s List. Perry’s major is listed as Finance BS. Perry was among more than 7,500 students named to the Spring 2020 Dean’s List. To […]

Celebrating 8th graders

Teachers, parents and students of the Escondido Union School District celebrated 8th grade promotion Tuesday with a Drive-Thru Promotion. Supt. Luis Rankins-Ibarra commented, “The school year, as crazy as it has been, is a wrap!”  Parents drove their 8th graders and many took the opportunity to decorate!

Stone’s expansive gardens will enable social distancing

Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens in Escondido has reopened, with the one-acre Bistro gardens assisting in making social distancing a pleasure.  With safety the team’s first priority, the bistro has opened its expansive gardens to offer the signature Stone Experience of outdoor dining, world-inspired cuisine and the best in local craft beer.  The bistro’s safety measures meet and exceed […]

Ashley Williams arrested in fatal traffic collision case

The Escondido Police Department released the following statement Thursday: On May 5, 2020, Escondido Police and Fire responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian collision on San Pasqual Valley Road at Oak Hill Drive. Tragically, four pedestrians were struck and killed in the collision. reference: 4 Pedestrians Struck and Killed by Vehicle Tuesday Night On June 4, 2020, Escondido Police obtained an […]