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Valley Center High School dance program about to bust some moves

It's time for the Valley Center High School Dance program to to bust some moves at the Maxine Theater. Some 140 high school dancers from all of the high school's dance classes will perform 24 dances....more»

THEATER BEAT

Come to the ‘Cabaret’ (my friends) From May 1 to July 26, Welk Theater presents its version of "Cabaret." The book is by Joe Masteroff, music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb....more»

Do you remember ...?

35 years ago, February 14, 1980: Planning, pies, volunteer firefighters and quilts The Valley Center Planning Group was scheduled to hear a proposal to designate property lying within a stream ...more»

Valley Briefs

CHRISTMAS CONCERT The Valley Center Pauma Music Boosters will host the 2nd annual Free Community Christmas Concert on Monday, Dec. 15 at the Maxine Theater located at Valley Center High School....more»

Church News

Ridgeview Passion for God, compassion for others. Ridgeview Church is "the church for people who don't do church." Cool people, eclectic music, and sermons that are entertaining, educational, and ...more»

Church News

Ridgeview Passion for God, compassion for others. Ridgeview Church is "the church for people who don’t do church." Cool people, eclectic music, and sermons that are entertaining, educational, and ...more»

New standardized tests bring technical challenges, concern
WASHINGTON (AP) — Call this the year of the test. Or, at least the year of standardized test mania.
Sexual assault-kidnapper on the loose in Fishtown
Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help in their search for the man who sexually assaulted a woman in the city's Fishtown section.
Governor lifts state of emergency for Baltimore
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's mayor is asking federal investigators to look into whether the city's police department uses a pattern of excessive force or discriminatory policing.
Official: 'Significant' 63K-gallon brine spill reaches lake
POWERS LAKE, N.D. (AP) — A state Department of Health official says about 63,000 gallons of saltwater have leaked from a pipeline in northwest North Dakota and that some has reached a lake via a tributary...
Oil train derailment prompts evacuation in North Dakota town
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An oil train derailed and caught fire early Wednesday in a rural area of central North Dakota, prompting the evacuation of a nearby town where about three dozen people live...
Missouri woman pleads guilty in relatives' poisoning deaths
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman has admitted that she plotted with her mother to fatally poison her brother and father using antifreeze, and that she attempted to kill her sister the same way...
Former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright of Texas dies at 92
By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Jim Wright, a Texas Democrat known for hardball politics who quit amid accusations of financial impropriety, has died at the age of 92, the Texas Democratic Party said...
Germanwings co-pilot tried slow descent hours before crash, investigators say
The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 appeared to have practiced a controlled descent on his flight into Barcelona just two hours before he intentionally crashed the A320 jet into a mountainside on the return flight to Duesseldorf, air accident investigators said Wednesday...

Valley Center High School baseball nearing its end game

It's practically all over but the shouting for a fortune-challenged Valley Center High School baseball squad that played well at times and not so well at other times....more»

Valley Center bike park a month away from soft opening with a big maybe

Valley Center's "Crow’s Nest" mountain bike park at 28751 Cole Grade Road is close to a soft opening, but some work remains to be done. And there's the rub, according to organizer Steve Ford....more»

Support your Valley Roadrunner or get what you paid for

Let's face it. A lot is going on around Palomar country and Valley Center. Longtime residents and newcomers moving to the area want to hear about what's going on around town....more»

Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians applauds California Legislature for historic first vote on Internet poker

(Editor's Note: Chairman Bo Mazzetti issued the following statement after Assembly Bill 431 (Gray) passed the Assembly Governmental Organization Committee by a vote of 20-0....more»

Baseball skills camp at Valley Center High School for ages 7-to-14

Valley Center High School's Jaguar Baseball program will host the 2nd Annual Baseball Skills Camp on Friday, February 20 and Saturday, February 21 at the VCHS Varsity Baseball Field....more»

Transient Occupancy Tax ordinance modified to clarify exemptions

The County of San Diego’s Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT,) basically a hotel tax, will remain at eight percent, but changes to the TOT ordinance will ensure that those whose exemption from payment ...more»

Local author recognized with Moonbeam award

Local author Dare Delano was recognized last weekend when she was awarded the Gold Medal for best children’s chapter book of 2014 by the Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards for her recently released ...more»

J.J. Cale – Valley Center’s musical legend

Longtime Valley Center resident J.J. Cale was noted as one of the lowest-profile rock and roll legends that could ever be found. Born December 5, 1938 in Oklahoma City, Cale was raised in Tulsa....more»

Golf-Park claims three-stroke win in Texas
(Adds quotes) * South Korean wins tourney for 2nd time in three years * Ko finishes at even par May 3 (Reuters - South Korean Park In-bee raced past her challengers with a final-round six-under 65 to win the North Texas Shootout by three shots on Sunday...
Olympic motivation strong for South Korea's women
(Reuters) - With Park In-bee's victory at the North Texas Shootout on Sunday South Korean golfers have won seven of the first 11 LPGA Tour events this season and the world number two says the battle for a spot on the Korean Olympic team is driving them hard...
McIlroy wins WGC World Match Play crown
World number one Rory McIlroy added the WGC World Match Play Championship to his four majors with a 4&2 victory over US journeyman Gary Woodland in the final. Northern Irishman McIlroy, who turns 26 on Monday, was playing in his second WGC Match Play final, having lost to Hunter Mahan in the 2012 championship contest...
Top seed McIlroy prevails in Match Play final
By Ben Everill SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - World number one Rory McIlroy became the second golfer after Tiger Woods to win the World Golf Championships Cadillac Match Play as the top seed when he took down American Gary Woodland 4&2 in Sunday's final...

Local school administrator wins state award

July 26, 2013
Come along on an adventure with Mary Gorsuch, assistant superintendent for the Valley Center-Pauma Unified School district as she shows the local school of the future, now.

Athletes of the year

June 14, 2013
A take a look at some of Valley Center's most promising athletes and team players.

Doc Mishler knows what's up

June 05, 2013
This cowboy is on a cross-country fight against hunger ... all on the backs of his trusty horses.
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