Local church provides positive impact for city

You may remember that the Times-Advocate covered a community volunteer day back on October 8; but what you may not know is that the West Side of Escondido was not the only place getting cleaned up. Which brings us to Emmanuel Faith Community Church. So what does a church have to do with cleaning up Escondido? The TA recently sat […]



Editor, Times-Advocate: Great job! There are too many features to name one or two – We enjoyed it all – Better than the Union. Distributing through grocery stores is a perfect idea. Thanks for your hard work. MRS. STEPHEN DUDLEY SMITH,Escondido * * *


Escondido Entertainment/Events Thursday, October 27th - Wednesday, November 2nd

Thursday October 27 Open Mic Night at Kettle Coffee andTeaCheck out Open Mic Night at Kettle everyThursday. Bring your original talent (nocovers) to Kettle!6:00 – 8:30 p.m.Signups at 5:30 p.m.Kettle Coffee and Tea, 119 E. Grand Avenue Friday October 28 Pride & Prejudice The Grand Tea Room is happy to announce once again they have partnered with the 413 Project […]


Why a countywide vote?

Is it fair to go up against somebody with one hand tied behind your back? Both hands tied behind your back? Talk about fair! That’s how those Valley Center-area residents must feel about the deep-pocket, money-bags developer who wants to develop the proposed Lilac Hills Ranch. It’s an unfair fight. It’s all about Measure B on the November 8 General […]

Rosemary Irene Dryden Sams, 96, was longtime Escondido resident

Rosemary “Rosie” Sams, age 96, of Yreka, died October 12, 2016, in Ashland, Oregon, with family at her side. Mrs. Sams was born on May 29, 1920, in Escondido, California to Verner and Ethel Dryden. She attended schools in Deputy, Indiana and Escondido. She met Ed Sams in May of 1939, and they were married on April 7, 1940 in […]