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Artists inspired by historic Rancho Guejito

The Rancho Guejito Art Exhibit, a display of mixed media, photographs and watercolors by local artists Barbara Scharnau and Gloria Warren is on display at the VC Library Community Room through August ...more»

Chases, stabbings and DUI checkpoints, anyone?

VC traffic stop turns into meandering chase Jesus Estrada, 21, was out on probation and apparently really, truly didn’t want to go back to jail. Unfortunately, he ran afoul of a Cole Grade Road ...more»

Warm weather reminds us to be careful when dealing with snakes

Recent warm days in Valley Center and all around San Diego County area is a sure sign that summer is at our doorstep. There may be a few other things at our doorsteps....more»

Concert in the Park set for an atomically groovy evening

Valley Center Parks and Recreation is hosting its ever-popular "Concert in the Park" on Friday, June 26 at the Community Center. Bring a lawn chair, picnic treats and beverage of your choice to the event....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»

Meth in toaster among many drug parcels sent to Hawaii
HONOLULU (AP) — Federal agents last month intercepted a package mailed to Hawaii from Southern California containing a toaster oven. Hidden inside the four-slice toaster, there appeared to be 6 pounds of crystal meth...
California cancer patient with amnesia identified by family
A Southern California cancer patient unable to recall her identity or family since she was found dazed on a street four months ago has finally reconnected with relatives after a nephew spotted her on the evening news, media reported on Thursday...
Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' long-planned "dream trip" to the U.S. ended in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon quickly turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit and debit cards were suddenly declined and they were left penniless...
Oklahoma court to look at blocking Tulsa grand jury probe
The Oklahoma Supreme Court said Thursday it will consider whether to stop a grand jury investigation into an embattled sheriff whose longtime friend and volunteer deputy fatally shot an unarmed man.
Smoke subsides after hazardous rail spill in Tennessee
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire in the middle of the night in eastern Tennessee, forcing the evacuation of thousands of people and sending dozens to the hospital with respiratory issues and nausea...
Police detain man found in NC mall with rifle, ammunition
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say they have detained a man walking through a mall with an assault rifle, a bulletproof vest, and multiple rounds of ammunition.
Driver killed after crashing into tree on Roosevelt Boulevard
A man was killed after crashing his car into a tree along Roosevelt Boulevard in Northeast Philadelphia.
Colorado camp resort for pot users falls through
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A planned pot-friendly ranch resort in southwest Colorado has been snuffed before it opened. The 170-acre CannaCamp resort touted weed-friendly activities such as hiking and fishing...

Valley Center Little League All-Stars play on the road to Williamsport

The road to Williamsport begins at a dusty Paula Haskell Field for the Valley Center Little League District 31 Majors (11- to 12-year-olds) All-Stars....more»

VC Lacrosse Foundation elects new Executive Board members

Are you ready for some lacrosse action? The fall season is coming alright, but before it does, time to take care of business. The Valley Center Lacrosse Foundation was scheduled to conduct its annual ...more»

VC’s Morgan Leigh and band are getting around

Editor’s note: Valley Center’s very own Morgan Leigh and her band have become one of Southern California’s most buzzworthy, up-and-coming, high-energy country bands....more»

Take time to reflect upon your garden

As I finally inspected my own summer fruit crop and realized that I needed to spend some time in my garden, I decided that this article would be about garden reflections....more»

40 years ago, June 2, 1975: Hold on to your hat, podner. The Wild, Wild West is coming Western Days was scheduled for the weekend with most of the "biggie event" scheduled for Saturday....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»

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»

Cleveland's Carrasco barely misses no-hitter
Cleveland Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco was one strike from a no-hitter before his historic bid was foiled Wednesday in an 8-1 Major League Baseball victory over Tampa Bay. The 28-year-old Venezuelan right-hander settled for a one-hit triumph after tossing 8 2/3 hitless innings and taking Joey Butler to his final strike before the Rays' left-fielder lofted a single over Cleveland second baseman Jason Kipnis...
Cavaliers Love affair continues as free agency begins
Kevin Love has announced he will return to the Cleveland Cavaliers next season, with the 26-year-old power forward reportedly agreeing to a five-year deal worth $110 million to remain in Cleveland. Love, obtained last year from Minnesota in a major trade, suffered a separated left shoulder in the first round of the NBA playoffs and could only watch as the Cavaliers lost to Golden State in the NBA Finals...
California bill would classify pro sports cheerleaders employees
A bill currently before California Governor Jerry Brown would make clear that cheerleaders for state-based professional sports teams are employees, following high-profile lawsuits alleging labor violations in the state and elsewhere around the country...
Tiger touts progress as new romance reported
Tiger Woods expects some improvements, however slight, in his game when the PGA Greenbrier Classic begins Thursday even as he was romantically linked to a rival's ex-wife on Wednesday. Obviously, that's not saying much," Woods said...

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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