New Goodwill opens in Escondido

Photos by David Zumaya, My San Diego North County

The new Goodwill Escondido Retail Store, Donation Center, and Community Employment Center held a grand opening Wednesday morning at its new location at 315 West Washington Ave. Goodwill San Diego took advantage of New Market Tax Credits to build a new 17,000 sq. ft. location. The new site includes a Donation Center, Retail Store, and Community Employment Center.  Residents can […]

2021-03-25

‘We are focused on our fans,” says CEO Bobby Klein of Escondido’s Off the Grid


Bobby Klein and Josh Patterson are Escondido born and raised guys who founded a clothing manufacturing company that caters to the outdoors adventure enthusiast. Off The Grid is starting to attract national attention. As far as the partners are concerned, the sky is the limit. Off The Grid, you see, “is not a place, it is a state of mind.” […]

Escondido police arrest 13-year-old driver in traffic fatality

On February 12, 2021, a white Ford Explorer driven by a 13 year-old girl and her juvenile companion fled from the police after a traffic stop. The girl lost control of her vehicle while making a left turn from eastbound Mission Ave to northbound Ash St. The Explorer slid into the bushes killing two men who were sleeping next to […]