2015-03-26 E-Edition

Stop inviting me to church!

“Stop inviting me to church man. I know all about it and I want nothing to do with it, please, leave me alone!” I spoke these words to a dear friend, who had “found Jesus” and wouldn’t stop nagging me to go to church. He was like an older brother to me and he was persistent. I couldn’t take anymore […]

You can’t park there—

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So I was thinking . . .

‘Sign langauge’

Have you ever noticed how inundated we are with signs? I made a point this morning of counting how many signs I saw on my daily six-mile roundtrip to a local coffee place; I lost count somewhere around two hundred. (Plus, I was starting to get a little dizzy!) And that’s not even counting two or more signs on one […]

Join the rodeo boot scramble

Valley Center Stampede Boot Scramble Rules & Regulations: Entry fee is FREE with paid admission to the Valley Center Stampede Rodeo. Open to all kids’ ages 5-13 years old There will only be 30 participants per performance (60 TOTAL) ages 5-13. Conflicts will be resolved by Arena Manager if necessary. The boot scramble competition will be held at INTERMISSION for […]

Cruisin’ Grand to open 16th season: ready, set, go!

Celebrate the days, “when chrome gleamed and fenders had style!” Probably the biggest event in Escondido, certainly the biggest event of its kind west of the Mississippi, the 16th annual Cruisin’ Grand is heading our way, with all cylinders firing loud enough to be heard from here to the coast! “We are sixteen this year. Sweet sixteen,” declared founder Steve […]


ST. STEPHEN CATHOLIC CHURCH HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE April 2 – Holy Thursday – 7 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper (bilingual) April 3 – Good Friday – 8 a.m. Office of Readings and Morning Prayer 9 a.m. Mary’s Way of the Cross 3 p.m. Liturgy of the Word & Veneration of the Cross April 4 – Holy Saturday – 8 […]

Advanced Choir performs—

City loses Escondido Country Club lawsuit

Beverly Hills based developer Michael Schlesinger always predicted that a judge would declare that the city of Escondido had overstepped its legal bounds when it put the old golf course portion of the Escondido Country Club into open space. He always said that it was an unconstitutional “taking.” Turns out he was right. However, as Yoga Berra once said, “It […]

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