2016-08-11 E-Edition

County Conducting Vaccination Survey

Some local residents may be getting a call from the County Health and Hu­man Services Agency’s Immunization Program in the coming months. Residents’ responses will help the County determine how many people are up-to-date on immunizations. Eleven interviewers will be calling residents Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. […]


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Escondido Job Shadow Day: make a difference in the life of a student

On October 27 students from each of the Escondido high schools are hosted by local businesses that match their ca­reer interest, and for one day they get to experience their dream career first hand. Escondido businesses are encouraged to participate in this unique opportunity to make a positive impact on a student. Visit Escondido Education COMPACT online for more information: […]

Fats Waller musical ‘Ain’t Misbehavin’ coming to The Center

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido will host the 2016/17 sea­son opener “Ain’t Misbehavin’ ”: The Fats Waller Musical Show in partner­ship with North Coast Repertory The­atre, running from August 11 – 14, in the Center Theater. “Ain’t Misbehavin’” is a roof-rais­ing, sassy, sultry musical celebra­tion of the legendary jazz great, Fats Waller. This rousing musical trib­ute will have […]

‘Suicide Squad’: Doesn’t live up to the anticipation

Simply put, “Suicide Squad” was my most anticipated movie of 2016. I’m a big fan of Batman, but I’m a bigger fan of his rogues’ gallery – his collection of colorful recurring vil­lains. “Suicide Squad” brings us not one, not two, but three of those char­acters. We’ve got The Joker, one of the most iconic villains in all of pop […]

Nomination Period Extended for Escondido City Treasurer

The Nomination Period for Escondido’s Municipal Elections began on Monday, July 18, 2016 and ended on Friday, August 12, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.  According to the CA Elections Code, if the incumbent does not file by the deadline, the nomination period for that office is extended for five calendar days.  Registered voters in Escondido now have until Wednesday, August 17, […]

Patio Playhouse Community Theater Presents Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

Enjoy a tale as old as time in the full- length musical retelling of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, running at Kit Carson Amphitheater August 12–27, bringing the late 18th-century classic French fairy tale to life pairing musi­cal favorites from the 1991 Disney movie with special additions designed specifically for the stage. This peren­nial favorite will be the perfect family […]

Construction to Begin on Vista Verde Reservoir

CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON VISTA VERDE RESERVOIR REPLACEMENT PROJECT  Construction will soon being on the Vista Verde Reservoir replacement project. The Notice to Proceed was given on August 10, 2016 and construction is anticipated to be completed by August 10, 2018 (730 Calendar Days). This project is part of the City of Escondido’s Capital Improvements Program. Two new reservoirs will […]

Archaeological Center opens exhibit on Fort Guijarros

Over the weekend the San Diego Ar­chaeological Center in the San Pasqual Valley opened an exhibit on San Diego’s Fort Guijarros. The exhibit is entitled: Fort Guijarros: soldiers, Yankee whalers and fisherfolk While the history of the Presidio of San Diego is well known, Fort Guijar­ros’s past has been reduced to an ephem­eral tale. Built in 1796, Fort Guijarros was […]