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Articles from the October 24, 2017 edition

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  • Sheriff's Log

    Updated Oct 24, 2017

    Address Date Description 3700 block Lake Shore Dr., Fallbrook, CA 92028 October 1 Grand theft from vehicle 1000 block Las Nuevas, Fallbrook, CA 92028 October 4 Arrest: Misdemeanor bench warrant 500 block W. Aviation Rd., Fallbrook, CA 92028 October 6 Found property 1400 block S. Mission Rd., Fallbrook, CA 92028 October 6 Petty theft 200 block Grand Tradition Way, Fallbrook, CA 92028 October 7 Petty theft from vehicle 2000 block E. Mission Rd., Fallbrook, CA 92028 October 7 Possess marijuana 5200 block S. Mission Rd., Fallbroo...

  • Homecoming takes fairy tale theme

    Updated Oct 24, 2017

    Natalie Weber Writer/Intern Once upon a time, in the friendly village of Fallbrook, a high school began its Homecoming festivities... That's right it's Homecoming week at Fallbrook High School and this year's theme is "Once Upon a Homecoming" – a theme inspired by the beloved Disney fairy tales. To kick off the magical celebration, the school holds a spirit week, during which the student body dresses up each day according to a different Disney theme. From "Sleeping Beauty" p...

  • Haunted house will raise funds for child with leukemia

    Updated Oct 24, 2017

    FALLBROOK – Halloween enthusiast Jeff Woodrey invites all Fallbrook residents to visit his “Haunted Hallow” haunted house and help a family whose daughter has leukemia. Estrella is 6 years old. She was diagnosed with leukemia last November and has been unable to return to school. She has been receiving chemotherapy treatments several times a month, and her illness has put a heavy financial burden on her family as her mother had to leave her job in order to care for Estre...

  • Fallbrook man restores Marine Detachment on USS Midway to former glory

    Updated Oct 24, 2017

    Ray Harris, Volunteer Safety Officer Special to the Village News The Marine Detachment, or MARDET in Navy speak, was in shambles when he found it. The walls were covered in a gel-like preservative and nothing at all like the spit and polish that he left when he was a young Marine sergeant assigned to the Marine Detachment on board the USS Midway. Fallbrook resident Stanley Foraker, a volunteer since January 2015 with the USS Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum Ship Restoration...

  • Questers Live Oak No. 1166 installs new executive board

    Updated Oct 24, 2017

    FALLBROOK – The Questers Live Oak No. 1166 started their new year by installing a new executive board of directors. The first meeting of the year was held at the Fallbrook Reche Schoolhouse. Chapter members enjoyed learning about the recent and past changes at the schoolhouse. Previous preservation and restoration projects by Live Oak No. 1166 at the schoolhouse include a map restoration and reproduction of an Abraham Lincoln portrait. Future projects for the Live Oak c...

  • Downtown Christmas theme chosen for parade: ‘A Jingle Bell Christmas’

    Updated Oct 24, 2017

    FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce will present the 36th annual Fallbrook Christmas Parade with the theme “A Jingle Bell Christmas” Saturday, Dec. 2 at 5 p.m. on Main Avenue. The parade committee has selected Gladyce Hiscock to be Grand Marshal of the Christmas Parade. This honor is reserved for local pioneers and those who have contributed to the betterment of the community. Hiscock, along with her late husband Roy, has been very active in Fallbrook after movin...

  • Learn how to be fire smart and fire safe

    Updated Oct 24, 2017

    FALLBROOK – The Fallbrook FireSafe Council (FFSC), North County Fire Protection Districk (NCFPD) and Mission Resource Conservation District (MRCD) are offering a two hour workshop Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Residents of Fallbrook, DeLuz, Rainbow and Bonsall are invited to attend and gain the knowledge and understanding that will enable them to become both fire smart and more fire-safe. Attendees will hear from experts and be able to ask questions that will help them become more prepared for this and s...

  • Supervisors adopt ordinance against drones near fires

    Updated Oct 24, 2017

    The San Diego County Board of Supervisors adopted an urgency ordinance prohibiting the flying of unmanned aircraft systems, or drones, near fires or near temporary area restrictions. Four votes are necessary for passage of an urgency ordinance, which takes effect immediately. Ron Roberts was in Atlanta for the American Public Transportation Association exposition, but the four county supervisors present Oct. 10 all supported the ordinance. “It’s important that firefighters, emergency responders, have the ability to res...