Pet of the Week

Name: MojoAge: 7 years oldGender: Neutered maleBreed: Chihuahua mixID #: 224253Adoption Fee: $25 Mojo, a 7-year-old Chihuahua mix, is looking for a loving home. This tiny boy may be a bit shy at first, but offer him a few yummy snacks and he’ll jump right into your lap for a long snuggle. Once he’s settled in, he’s a fun-loving, playful […]

Grand Tea Room celebrates ribbon cutting

Friday, October 21 many people gathered to take part in the official ribbon cutting of The Grand Tea Room located at 145 West Grand. No, it is not a new business, however, they did just join Escondido’s Chamber of Commerce and they are also celebrating their fifth anniversary. “I think that makes us a success!” owner Louisa Magoon announced to […]

‘Boo! A Madea Halloween’: 103 minutes of crass old lady jokes

Q: Why should you never perform for ghosts? A: Because they’re always saying “Boo!” This movie gets a bunch of boos out of me, and it’s not because I’m trying to scare it. Tyler Perry is back and he’s brought his alter ego Madea with him. Get ready for 103 minutes of crass old lady jokes with delusions of wisdom. […]

Center to present Midtown Men Nov. 4

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido will present the Midtown Men, the original cast members of the critically acclaimed Broadway hit show “Jersey Boys,” on Friday, November 4, 2016 in the Concert Hall at 7:30 pm. This high-octane musical tour de force will showcase their self-titled debut album consisting of the best music of the 1960s with a modern […]

On the Menu

Pad Thai Chicken

I have some absolute favorite places around Escondido to consume amazingly delicious Asian dishes. I try to not only perfect these dishes alone, but I talk to the owners of restaurants, chefs and Asian food store owners to help me during my quests for good authentic Asian cuisine. How else do you learn? I have learned so much just by […]