Breaking the Chains in Your Life, Pt2

  “And behold, a woman who had suffered from a discharge of blood for twelve years came up behind him and touched the fringe of his garment, for she said to herself, “If I only touch his garment, I will be made well.”  Jesus turned, and seeing her he said, “Take heart, daughter; your faith has made you well.” And […]

Local Congregation expands campus for greater good

Chalice Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Escondido is undergoing a revamping construction project. The project is adding a new multipurpose building to the campus, expanding the parking lot, and improving other exterior amenities. The project began in January and the congregation is excited about anticipated completion in mid July. “Our congregation has raised the necessary funds to bring this project to […]

Patio Playhouse scholarship awarded to San Pasqual senior

Patio Playhouse President Steve Warrick and General Manager Cassiopeia Guthrie joined San Pasqual High School staff, students, and community members at the annual Senior Awards Tea on Thursday, May 23, awarding an $850 scholarship to high school senior and performer Dylan Nalbandian. The Evelyn Spring Memorial Scholarship, named after a founding member of the organization’s youth theatre, was created to […]

Fire & water expo in Escondido: Cruisin’ to Safety

The Escondido Fire Department and Rincon del Diablo Fire District are teaming up to put on a fire expo, Cruisin’ to Safety, on June 15 at Kit Carson Park. The event is free. The Escondido Fire Department and Rincon del Diablo Fire District have shared in the traditional goal of saving lives and safeguarding property over many decades.  And with […]

Palomar College celebrates Class of 2019 in annual commencement

Approximately 600 graduates took part in a ceremony hosted by Superintendent/President Dr. Joi Lin Blake and attended by families, faculty and friends. In a ceremony filled with heartfelt words, tributes to student success, and wild applause from family and friends, Palomar College honored its 2019 graduates with commencement exercises on Friday, May 24. The ceremony was conducted by Joi Lin […]

Sage Creek’s big inning takes down Classical

One minute Classical Academy was right there, within close striking distance of a CIF title and a chance to make school history. But by the time Sage Creek had finished with a monumental and stunning sixth-inning eruption, the rout was on and the Caimans’ dream of culminating their magnificent season with a championship had all but dissipated like a puff […]

Moonlight Stage Productions Opens 39th Season With “The Producers”

Moonlight Stage Productions opens its 39th summer season with the hit show that has won more Tony Awards than any other musical. Mel Brooks’ “The Producers” comes to the Moonlight Amphitheatre for the first time June 12 to June 29 at 8 p.m.  Featuring the Broadway national tour sets and costumes, this comedic masterpiece is based on Mel Brooks’ 1968 […]

Center announces brand new summer music festival series

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido this week announced the 18 musical acts, that will be performing for the first-ever Hidden City Sounds music series this summer. This new summer series will fill the Lyric Court with music every Friday at 6 p.m.-10 p.m. from June 7 to October 4 and free to the public. Enjoy a different genre […]


Park Avenue Community Center reopens In late March the Park Avenue Community Center (PACC) had to close in order to repair flood damage from a broken water heater. We are happy to report that the all of the repair work has been completed and with a fresh coat of paint and brand new carpet, the PACC will reopen on May […]

Rincon Water board awards poster contest winners

At its regularly scheduled board meeting in May, the Rincon Water (District) board of directors recognized three 4th grade students who attend school within the water district’s service area and submitted award winning artwork in the district’s annual poster contest.  The artwork depicted the students’ awareness of water as the most precious resource while illustrating the theme “Be Water Smart”. […]