2016-05-12 E-Edition

Faith pulls injured Charro’s family together

On May 21, Tony & Marisol Muñoz will celebrate their 25th wedding an­niversary with a renewal of their vows on Saturday, May 21 at Church of the Resurrection in Escondido, Father Ken Del Priori presiding. Their anni­versary falls on May 18. Tony, a born-and-raised Escondido resident and famed trick roper and horse trainer will be wearing a new Charro suit […]

Randy Jones Endures as a Padre icon

This is the final installment and con­tinuation of a two-part story on San Diego pitching great and Escondido resident Randy Jones. Part II It would make for a nice tidy story to say that Jones continued on his merry way with even more remarkable feats of pitching brilliance for many years to come. But often that kind of fortuitous scenario […]

Local citizens crowd GOP meeting in San Diego

It was standing room only at the Town and County convention center Monday night (May 9) where the Re­publican Party members of San Diego held their monthly meeting. Local officials in attendance includ­ed Gina Roberts, Valley Center’s hon­orary mayor, Fifth District Supervisor Bill Horn and Escondido Mayor Sam Abed who is also running for Board of Supervisors Seat in District […]

‘Setting the record straight’

We’ve all heard the phrase, “Eyes are the windows to the soul.” What does this mean? And is it in the Bi­ble? First of all, the meaning seems pretty obvious. By looking into the eyes of a person one can see their hidden attitudes and emotions, and even get insight into what the per­son is thinking. This is supported in […]

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle open this Saturday

Weather permitting, Queen Califia’s Magical Circle in Kit Carson Park (3333 Bear Valley Parkway) will be open to the public this Saturday May 14, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Queen Califia docents 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 […]

Celebrate recovery at Fellowship Center

The Fellowship Center is celebrating re­covery Saturday with Walk for Recovery & Wellness Fair at 737 E. Valley Parkway. The center’s flier asks: “Are you in re­covery from alcoholism or addiction or love someone who is? Join us at the Fel­lowship Center to celebrate recovery and to help build support for the health, well­ness and happiness of individuals and families […]

SANDAG seems to be swinging at air


The City of San Diego, minus its mayor, and a lot other cities in the southern part of the county would like to see an additional ½ cent sales tax added onto the 8 ½ that county residents already pay, and which is close to being the highest sales tax in the state. The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) […]


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In last week’s article “Calvin Christian begins longtime dream expansion,” we incorrectly wrote the name of the superintendent of Calvin Christian schools. The name is Terry Kok, not Terry Cox as we incorrectly reported. We also said that the school is K-12. It is actually pre-school through 12th grade. We regret the errors.