Afternoon yard work for a 65-year old Valley Center man took a deadly turn on March 6 after he sustained numerous bee stings. The man was clearing brush with his adult son at his property on Montanya ...more» Devilicious, Chip’s Beach Eatz, Haad Sai Thai Food, Pearson’s Louisiana Cajun Food, New York On Rye, Super Q Food Truck. What do these delectably-titled mobile eateries have in common? They ...more»
ASSE International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE) is seeking local host families for international high school boys and girls. These students are 15 to 18 years of age, and are coming to this area for ...more» Each year, the California FFA Organization honors FFA members who show the utmost dedication to the organization through their desire to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth ...more» Ridgeview Church All walks of Valley Center life, from boomers to millennials to The Greatest Generation. Cowboys to doctors to even (shudder) Old Castle people! A band that somehow appeals to all ...more» I have a confession to make. I haven’t been to church in three weeks. Not because I don’t want to go, I just have been letting life get in the way. Last weekend, it was the need to get mulch ...more»
|U.S. Army general in sex crimes case to plead to lesser charges
By Colleen Jenkins WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (Reuters) - The United States has agreed to drop charges of sexual assault brought against an Army general in exchange for him pleading guilty to lesser charges including "mistreatment" of his accuser, a junior officer, the general's lawyer said on Sunday...
Crews focus on gas lines in New York building explosion
By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK (Reuters) - Emergency crews clearing debris from the site of two New York City apartment buildings leveled in a gas explosion four days ago said they expected to reach an underground area on Sunday where natural gas lines could reveal what caused the deadly blast...
Owners of recalled GM cars feel angry, vindicated
Saturn Ion owner Nancy Bowman of Washington, Michigan, said she is outraged that GM allowed her to drive a "death trap." She said her car had so many ignition problems she was afraid to resell it to an innocent buyer...
St. Pat's festivities kick off amid tensions in US
NEW YORK (AP) — St. Patrick's Day festivities were in full swing Sunday with the usual merriment of bagpipes and beer, but political tensions lingered in the northeastern U.S., where city leaders will be conspicuously absent from parades over gay rights issues...
Today in History
Today is Monday, March 17, the 76th day of 2014. There are 289 days left in the year. This is St. Patrick's Day.
Founder of anti-gay Kansas church in care facility
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Rev. Fred Phelps Sr., who founded a Kansas church widely known for its protests at military funerals and anti-gay sentiments, is in a care facility, according to a church spokesman...
Final words from jet came after systems shutdown
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — When someone at the controls calmly said the last words heard from the missing Malaysian jetliner, one of the Boeing 777's communications systems had already been disabled, authorities said, adding to suspicions that one or both of the pilots were involved in the disappearance of the flight...
Campaign to save dog in Arizona mauling
PHOENIX (AP) — A dog that mauled a 4-year-old Phoenix boy has received thousands of pleas for mercy through a Facebook campaign ahead of a court hearing to decide his fate.