2016-06-02 E-Edition

More water for farms

My Assembly Bill 2438, joint au­thored with Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian (D – Sherman Oaks), will simplify the CEQA process gov­erning installation of new recycled water pipelines in urban areas, within existing public streets, highways or rights-of-way for the distribution of reclaimed water. I am pleased to report the bill passed the Assembly. By streamlining new pipeline con­struction, AB 2438 will […]

Daley Ranch will offer six hikes in June

All hikes begin at the Daley Ranch entrance on La Honda Drive unless otherwise noted. Bring water, sun hat, sunscreen, and proper hiking boots or treaded footwear. All trails include steep and/or slippery sec­tions. Please do not leave valuables in your car. Steady rain cancels a hike. The hike schedule is also avail­able at www.escondido.org and www.visitescondido.com. Please note that […]

Protecting the people’s right to know

It has been said that “the people have a right to know.” But not all politicians and political agencies be­lieve that. There unquestionably are reasons that public agencies should meet in private, away from the pry­ing eyes of the public and the media. However, those reasons should be and are limited. Actions and deliverations of legislative (public) agencies gener­ally should […]

Auto dealers propose electronic sign upgrade

The Escondido Auto Park Associa­tion has applied to the city for permis­sion to upgrade its existing electronic message sign along I-15. An application for a new regional market sign and an amendment to the Sign Ordinance to increase the allow­able display area for a regional market sign was submitted to the Planning Di­vision on May 6. The proposed sign would […]

Patriots prepare for graduation

This week seniors of Orange Glen High School are rehearsing their graduation moves in the gym. Graduation is June 1, 7 – 8:30 p.m.

‘Setting the record straight’

LET’S TALK ABOUT SEX! That was a song title from the 80’s by Salt n’ Pepa. Remember it? How about the song “I Want Your Sex” by George Michael? “I swear I won’t tease you, won’t tell you no lies. I don’t need no Bible, just look in my eyes. I’ve waited so long baby, now that we’re friends. Every […]

Thousands pack convention center to see Trump in San Diego

If this was a sporting event the term “sold out crowd” could be used to de­scribe what was a very charged rally at the San Diego Convention Center where thousands gathered to see the presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump speak Friday (May 27) as the Memorial Day weekend began. KUSI TV’s John Soderman, who was covering the event told The […]

Barbecue Tri Tip and Coleslaw

With the beginning of summer comes longer days, barbecue and more family and friend time. Let us not forget the brave men and women who gave given their lives in order for us to enjoy these long summer nights. This past Memorial Day weekend has such an important meaning for our country. Our amazing military fight each and every day […]

Palomar Health offers classes and screenings

Palomar Health will host a variety of FREE and low-cost health-educa­tion classes and screenings led by phy­sicians and other health professionals during the month of June. Following is a complete schedule with registra­tion information. The ones that are in our area are listed below. Blood Drive Palomar Health San Marcos,Parking Lot120 Craven Road, San Marcos, CA92078Wednesday, June 1 | 10 […]