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LaJolla Vikings defeats Tri City Christian Eagles

By   /  December 14, 2018  /  Sports  /  No Comments

David A. Willauer– 24 points by Behad Hashemi, 16 by Max Ralston, 10 by Jacob Duffy paced the LaJolla Vikings to a 63-62 win over the Eagles of Tri City Christian.  For the Eagles, Chase Webb led with 24 points I Webb contributed with 14.

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Oceanside Announces ‘Tis the Season Window Decorating Contest Winners

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  North County  /  No Comments

Oceanside announces ‘Tis the Season Window Decorating Contest winners Oceanside, Calif. — Dec. 12, 2018: In the spirit of the holiday season, Oceanside held the third annual ‘Tis the Season Window Decorating Contest as part of the program and event lineup of ‘Tis the Season to Shop Local. A total of 15 businesses throughout Oceanside participated by decorating […]

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2019 Have a Heart for Kids Award Nominations Open

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Local  /  No Comments

Vista, CA–) Do you know someone who goes “All In” for Vista’s youth?  The Boys & Girls Club of Vista is seeking nominations for its Have a Heart for Kids Award.  This award recognizes one special individual each year who exemplifies “Outstanding Service to the Youth of Vista.”  A great Nominee is any individual who […]

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Another Top Legislative Grade For Senator Bates From Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  State and National  /  No Comments

SACRAMENTO – Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) has once again earned the title of “Taxpayer’s Ally” from the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association (HJTA). Out of 40 California State Senators, Senator Bates is one out of only nine who has earned an “A” grade on the HJTA Legislative Report Card in 2018. For the 2018 legislative session, the […]

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2019 San Diego Rep Latinx New Play Festival

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Travel  /  No Comments

    Call for submissions! The San Diego REP Latinx New Play Festival, hosted by the Amigos del REP, is a celebration of engaging and dynamic new plays by Latinx playwrights from across the United States.    Submissions from Latinx playwrights throughout the Americas are now open. THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS JANUARY 14, 2019. We […]

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North San Diego Young Marines in Pearl Harbor

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Local  /  No Comments

Young Marines units from across the nation traveled to Hawaii for 77th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack Ten youth members of the North San Diego Young Marines in Vista were part of a wreath laying ceremony in Pearl Harbor on Dec. 6, and they marched in the Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade on Dec. 7. The […]

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CARDS FOR A CAUSE – Benefiting The Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  North County  /  No Comments

December  2018 —  The La Costa 35 Athletic Club, a local nonprofit organization, hosted its 8th Annual Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament on November 10, benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad. The LC35 Athletic Club was formed in 1984 to promote friendly competition, good sportsmanship, and a social outlet for its members – […]

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Palomar Community College District Swears in Trustees

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  North County  /  No Comments

San Marcos, CA — Mark Evilsizer begins his fifth term and Norma Miyamoto begins her first term as the board holds annual election of officers at Tuesday, Dec. 11 meeting. SAN MARCOS, CA – At its annual organizational meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 11, the Palomar Community College District Governing Board swore in one new trustee, […]

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St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center to Partner with The Marine Room for Tea by the Sea

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  North County  /  No Comments

SAN DIEGO, CA – St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center (SMSC), a nonprofit organization that serves individuals with developmental disabilities, will partner with The Marine Room to host Tea by the Sea on Saturday, January 19, 2019, from 11:00 AM – 2:30 PM. Tea by the Sea will feature an arrangement of delectable food paired with beautiful oceanfront views in order to benefit […]

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Indoor Football League team coming to San Diego in 2019

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Sports  /  No Comments

:              Major announcement about new Indoor Football League team coming to San Diego in 2019   WHO: San Diego Strike Force President Greg Anderson and General Manager Brian Cox, and Pechanga Arena San Diego Senior Vice President/General Manager Ernie Hahn. WHAT: Anderson and Cox will announce their plans to bring an Indoor Football League (IFL) team to San […]

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Groups Vow to Fight Rollback of Clean-Water Protections

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  State and National  /  No Comments

SACRAMENTO, CA – Negative reaction from conservation groups was swift to a Trump administration proposal on Tuesday to remove federal clean-water protections from many smaller streams and wetlands. The Environmental Protection Agency announced a replacement for the Waters of the United States Rule that would lift federal protections from water sources that are seasonal and wetlands that are not connected […]

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Recycle Your Christmas Tree to Avoid Added Fire Danger and Waste

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  North County  /  No Comments

SAN DIEGO COUNTY –The County of San Diego encourages residents to recycle their Christmas trees as soon as they become dry to reduce fire danger and minimize the amount of holiday waste sent to the landfill. Dried-out trees are highly flammable and should not be left in a house, garage, or placed against any structure. Christmas trees […]

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2019 San Diego Rep Latinx New Play Festival

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Travel  /  No Comments

Call for submissions! The San Diego REP Latinx New Play Festival, hosted by the Amigos del REP, is a celebration of engaging and dynamic new plays by Latinx playwrights from across the United States.    Submissions from Latinx playwrights throughout the Americas are now open. THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS JANUARY 14, 2019. We will be […]

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Mayor Ritter and City Council Sworn Into Office

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Local  /  No Comments

The City of Vista’s re-elected mayor, Judy Ritter, took the oath of office December 11, 2018 during the Vista City Council meeting. Mayor Ritter has been serving on the City Council since 1998 and was elected for the first time as mayor of Vista in 2010. She was re-elected in 2014, and again in 2018. “I […]

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California Lions Wildfire Relief Update

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  The Back Page  /  No Comments

To All California Lions, The following email was received today from District Governor Sue Kerr.  This is a need-to-share story of the overwhelming kindness and goodness of our Lions in financial giving and of the front line dedicated Lions volunteers in selfless service to the victims of our recent forest fires. As a side note, […]

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Cal State San Marcos Soccer Coach Named To United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Sports  /  No Comments

SAN MARCOS, Calif. – Cal State San Marcos men’s soccer player Andrew Stalboerger was named to the United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Men’s Scholar All-West Region Team on Tuesday afternoon. Student-athletes receiving Scholar All-Region honors met the following criteria:  3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) or better throughout career. Started more than 50 […]

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Stone Soup and Breadsticks with Kids in the Garden

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Local  /  No Comments

Vista, CA — On a recent Saturday, a group of young garden visitors gathered around Farmer Jones in the kitchen of the Alta Vista Botanical Gardens house for a story and a mini feast of homemade soup and breadsticks. They brought garden edibles to share: carrots, broccoli, potatoes, a bit of cabbage. The young cooks […]

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Overnight I-5 Closure Scheduled to Construct New Trolley Overpass at Voigt Drive

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  North County  /  No Comments

Mid-Coast Trolley Bridge Will Span I-5   Crews will complete temporary metal and wooden structures, also known as falsework, to support the construction of the Trolley overpass spanning Interstate 5 (I-5) at Voigt Drive during an overnight closure on Thursday. Beginning tomorrow night, December 13, to Friday morning, December 14, all northbound lanes of I-5 from […]

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Campaign Committee “Safe Vista-Safe Access-Safe Community” Pleads Guilty to Campaign Expenditure Disclosures

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Local  /  No Comments

 Vista, CA — November 1, 2018, Vista City Attorney, Darold Pieper, in his capacity as City Prosecutor, filed a criminal complaint against a campaign committee known as “Safe Vista-Safe Access-Safe Community, Yes On Measure Z. Sponsored By Barry Walker, Prospective Licensee, FPPC # 1408838”, Barry Walker its Principal Officer, and Scott Gordon its Treasurer. The complaint […]

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VUSD Superintendent Kimble Creates Tumult and Pushes Sweeping Changes to District’s Magnet School Admissions Policy

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  Local  /  No Comments

Received as letter to Editor: School Board meetingREGULAR BOARD MEETING THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2018 AT CITY OF VISTA, MORRIS VANCE COMMUNITY ROOM  TIME – 6:00 PM Location: Morris Vance Community Room, City of Vista, 200 Civic Center Drive, Vista, CA 92084  Vista, CA –I am writing you as a concerned parent of children in the Vista Unified School District. I am a part […]

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