Opening delayed to Aug. 25 ‘Contingency’ use of virtual learning forced for launch of new school year

Last week, the Escondido Union School District board approved the use of distance learning primarily as a “contingency.” But it will now be required to use the virtual online approach at least for the first weeks of the new elementary school year. The day after the board’s meeting on July 16, use of the contingency option – rather than some […]

Some Westfield North County mall stores remain open

Westfield North County has suspended indoor operations but its stores with exterior entrances, such as Macy’s, JC Penny, and Target continue to operate. According to a spokesman for Westfield San Diego Operations, “a select number of the center’s restaurant collection also remains open for guests to enjoy outdoor seating and dining including California Pizza Kitchen, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, and […]