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. […]

New owner at Valley Center’s Allstate Insurance agency

John DelZio is the new owner of the Valley Center Allstate Insurance, located at 31034 Valley Center Rd. He recently purchased the business from Robin Schultz, who plans to stay on board as a service agent. DelZio has been in the insurance and financial services industry for 20 years. He was a financial planner for ten years and worked at […]

Horn delivers State of the County address

Valley Center resident Bill Horn, entering into his final term on the Board of Supervisors last week gave his final State of the County address as board chairman. The chairmanship revolves to each of the five supervisors on a yearly basis. The speech was made from the County Administration Center. During the speech Horn, a Vietnam veteran, declared 2015 “The […]

Man arrested for attempted murder at Rancho Corrido

Sheriff’s deputies from the Valley Center Substation February 10 responded to a reported stabbing at the Rancho Corrido Campground in Pauma Valley. They located a male in his 40s with multiple stab wounds. The victim was flown by helicopter to a hospital where he underwent emergency surgery. Valley Center detectives learned the identity of the suspect during a follow-up investigation. […]

Around Valley Center

SCHOLARSHIP GOLF TOURNEY— So you can mark you calendars now, be aware of the 11th annual Valley Center Real Estate Professionals Scholarship Golf Tournament that will be held Friday, April 17 beginning at 11 a.m. at Woods Valley Golf Club in Valley Center. Come join the fun at the 11th annual scholarship golf tourney. with Hole in one prizes, Lunch, […]

Return of an familiar face—

—30— An Editor’s Notebook

SHOW YOUR ART—The Artists Gallery at 121 W. Grand Ave. in Escondido, owned and operated by the Escondido Art Association (EAA), now offers artists the opportunity to exhibit their artwork on rented wall space. Three sections, each measuring seven and a half feet wide by four feet tall, are available for rent on a monthly basis. These three sections are […]

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Art Association plans kids show in April

The Escondido Art Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the arts and the community since 1956, is once again hosting the Kids Kaleidoscope Art Show and competition at the Artists Gallery located at 121 W. Grand Avenue, Escondido. The show, sponsored by the Stensrud Foundation and open to kids ages 8 through 18, showcases young artists in the community […]

Interfaith breaks ground on facility to serve veterans

On February 11 more than 200 community members and well-wishers attended a groundbreaking ceremony held by Interfaith Community Services for the $2.7 million Veteran and Family Resource Center located at 250 N. Ash St. “Today is not about a building. Today is about people,” declared Greg Anglea, executive director of Interfaith. This repurposing of an existing building on Ash will […]