2015-02-12

CCAE Chorale to perform two of Beethoven’s greatest works



The California Center for the Arts, Escondido’s (The Center) 50-voice Center Chorale will perform two of Ludwig Van Beethoven’s greatest works on Sunday, March 1. The Center Chorale, chamber orchestra, guest pianist Dr. Ching- Ming Cheng and guest vocal soloists will perform in this all Beethoven concert. Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to experience the grandeur of Beethoven’s music in […]

Two car accident leaves two injured



New facility will serve homeless veterans



Interfaith Community Services Wednesday, February 11, held a ground-breaking for a new facility that will serve homeless veterans resting up from hospital stays and provide expanded support for homeless and lowincome families in the underserved North County region. The new facility is located at 250 N. Ash St. The groundbreaking was led by Greg Anglea, executive director of Interfaith Community […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle open Saturday



Weather permitting, Queen Califia’s Magical Circle in Kit Carson Park (3333 Bear Valley Parkway) will be open to the public this Saturday, February 14, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Public Art Commissioners will be on site to answer questions. Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is the only American sculpture garden and the last major international project created by French artist […]

Vallecitos Water District quickly contains sewage



An estimated 1,950 gallon sewage spill occurred Wednesday, February 4 at Redwing Street in San Marcos when a pressurized sewer pipeline of the Vallecitos Water District broke. Vallecitos Water District is one of two water districts serving Escondido. The spill occurred when a pressurized sewer main developed a leak. About 825 gallons of sewage was recovered and the remaining 1,125 […]

Waldron honors Toyota of Escondido



As part of my continuing effort to promote business in North San Diego and southwest Riverside Counties, this month I would like to salute Toyota of Escondido. A family-owned business since the 1970s, Toyota of Escondido has been a major force driving Escondido’s economy, selling an average of 600 new and pre-owned vehicles each month and providing employment for 287 […]

Escondido GOP to host city public works honchos



Ed Domingue, the City of Escondido’s Public Works Director and City Engineer will be the guest speaker for the Escondido Republican Club’s (TERC) meeting on Monday, February 16. Domingue’s presentation is entitled ‘Legacy’. The Public Works Department that Domingue administers is comprised of four divisions: Engineering; Maintenance; Operations; and Neighborhood Services. These divisions work together to enhance and maintain public […]

Demolition almost complete—



Around Escondido



Escondido SATURDAY Market, Held every Saturday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Grand Ave. North County’s newest artisan market in historic Downtown Escondido. Come for unique products and fresh produce in a hip urban market. Escondido Farmers Market, Tuesdays 2:30-6 p.m., Year-Round, event is held on Grand Ave. between Juniper and Kalmia Street in downtown Escondido. Local, farm fresh produce. Local […]

Relay for Life kicks off for June 20 event



Relay for Life is now holding regular Team Captain meetings on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:30-7:30 p.m. The first meeting will be a casual Meet & Greet to welcome everyone to Relay and get to know each other a bit better. It will be held at the Country Junction Deli Banquet Room. For more information about Relay […]