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LEARN ABOUT STREET NAMES—Live in Valley Center? Curious about the name of the street on which you live?

The history and mystery behind local street names in Valley Center will be the topic of a talk on Saturday, January 24, at 10 a.m. at the Valley Center Branch Library.

Robert Lerner, historian at the Valley Center Historical Society, will reveal what’s behind such street names as The Yellow Brick Road, Highway to the Stars, and oddities such as MacTan Road. He will also answer audience questions about the name of the street on which they live.

The talk is part of the Coffee & Conversations series sponsored by Friends of the Library. The informal sessions are held around the library’s fireplace, and are open to the public. For more information, call 760-749- 1305.

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD—VC resident Bill Horn was elected chairman of the County Board of Supervisors, probably for the last time since he is entering upon his last term on the board. As board chairman he will deliver the 2015 State of the County on Tuesday, February 15, 6 p.m. at the County Administration Center Board of Supervisors Chambers, located at 1600 Pacific Highway San Diego, CA 92101.

The public is invited to attend.

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