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Escondido Police Department Volunteers seek members

By News Desk | February 16, 2019

The Escondido Police Department Volunteers are recruiting new members. The department will be hosting an Orientation Night on Tuesday, February 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the Escondido Police Department Station Located at 1163 N. Center City Parkway. A spokesman for the group talked about their mission: “The purpose of the Escondido Police Department Volunteer Program is to provide support for […]

Left Coast Engineering, tech savvy at the Consumer Electronics Show 2019

By News Desk | February 16, 2019

Nearly everyone has chatted with Amazon Alexa, said “Hey Google” or asked Siri a question by now, and that familiarity that has brought artificial intelligence (AI) into our everyday lives. This step in technology particularly resonated at the recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas January 8-11. The local Left Coast Engineering team, headquartered in Escondido, made its way to […]

The “Queen of Christian Pop” Comes to Escondido Feb. 21

By News Desk | February 16, 2019

Contemporary Christian Music artist, Amy Grant performs at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido on Thursday, February 21, starting at 7:30 p.m. in the Concert Hall.  Conventional wisdom has it that Amy Grant put Contemporary Christian Music on the map, becoming the first CCM artist to have a platinum record, the first to hit No. 1 on the Pop […]


By News Desk | February 16, 2019


By News Desk | February 16, 2019

Let’s talk about our schools’ achievements

By News Desk | February 14, 2019

Imagine with me for a moment, that you are applying for a new job. But instead of a robust resume and a list of personal references, you can only submit your name and a number between 1 and 10, with “1” being the worst and “10” the best. All hiring determinations will be based solely on this number, which by […]

3 Escondido men die in accident near Rincon

By News Desk | February 13, 2019

Three Escondido men died in a head on collision Tuesday morning near sunrise on Valley Center Road halfway down the Rincon grade.  The names of the men have been released by the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s office. The men are: Carlos Bravo Serrano, 30; Cesar Daniel Nino, 22 (who were each passengers in the back seat) and  Miguel Angel […]

Serious injury hit and run – SUV vs Motorcycle

By News Desk | February 10, 2019

On February 10 at 4:47 PM, Escondido Police, and Fire personnel responded to a report of a collision in the area of Washington Avenue and Hickory Street. Emergency personnel arrived and discovered a 53-year-old injured motorcyclist. The motorcyclist was transported to Palomar Medical Center for treatment. Based on witness statements and physical evidence at the scene, the motorcycle was traveling […]

Rainfall ‘good news’ for Escondido

By News Desk | February 08, 2019

In what Rincon Del Diablo Municipal Water District Gen. Mgr. Greg Thomas called “good news for the Escondido area,” rainfall continues to pile up both locally and in the Sierra snowpack, which makes a big difference in what water is available to Southern California. According to local experts, we are beating rainfall averages both statewide and locally: As of Tuesday, […]

Melanoma patient wants to raise awareness with 5K walk

By News Desk | February 08, 2019

Eric Martin, a Stage 4 Melanoma cancer patient is having a 5K walk/run at Escondido’s Kit Carson Park on March 2.  According to Martin’s mother, Penny Martin, “Melanoma is one of the deadliest cancers there is. One person dies every hour and there is no cure. My son has been fighting for almost eight years and he has failed 12 […]