Two die in three-vehicle collision Thursday

Thursday, June 30, 2016 at about 4:43 p.m. officers from the Escon­dido Police Department were dis­patched to the area of 400 E. Wash­ington Ave. regarding a serious injury collision. Upon arrival, officers found three vehicles involved in a collision. Two occupants traveling in a Toyota Yaris suffered serious injuries. Life saving measures were per­formed by Escondido Fire Paramed­ics. Both victims […]

Football program puts out SOS

The Orange Glen High School Foot­ball Booster Club last week sent out a plea for contributions to help make up for a program that has, in the words of Brian Bailey, president of the club, “fallen on hard times.” The plea is reproduced below: We need your help! The OG Football program has fallen on hard times the last 3 […]

We all know families like this

~ Editorial

If you grew up in a small town you knew of a family like this. They were the family where the oldest son would always go bar­reling through town in a red coupe with the top down at high speeds—and the cops would usually look the other way. And if he happened to get a little over-served and hit a […]

Major League Baseball to dedicate new baseball diamond at Boys & Girls Club

Major League Baseball and the San Diego Padres Foundation will hold a dedi­cation ceremony for a new baseball diamond at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego – Conrad Prebys Branch (115 Woodward Ave.) in Escondido on July 9, at 2 p.m. This site was chosen by MLB as a 2016 All-Star Community Legacy project. An existing parking […]