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Art association sets dates for future shows

The second Valley Center Art Association art sale held last week at The Clubhouse at Woods Valley Golf Course, 14616 Woods Valley Road, was so successful that several other dates have been added to the ...more»

Move over Oscar, Valley Center played host to its share of movie madness

Oscar held sway at Hollywood last week when the stars came out to shine, which brings us back home to Valley Center where some of the stars landed from time to time....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»

North Dakotans find their way to Valley Center History Museum

The Valley Center History Museum can now claim that it has had visitors from every state in the Union. Since its opening in 2013, the local museum has welcomed guests from 49 of the 50 states....more»

'It was him' Boston bomber's lawyers admit guilt, focus on brother
By Scott Malone and Elizabeth Barber BOSTON (Reuters) - Attorneys for the accused Boston Marathon bomber opened his trial on Wednesday with a stunning statement about their client, charged with killing three people and injuring 264: "It was him...
Texas hospital disputes some claims made in nurse's Ebola lawsuit
By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - A Texas hospital group on Wednesday said it disputes some claims made by nurse Nina Pham, the first person infected with Ebola in the United States who this week sued it for failing to prevent her from contracting the virus and then invading her privacy...
US clears officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force
The Justice Department says it won't prosecute former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old that led to weeks of protests.
LBJ linked Latinos, civil rights in 'Selma' speech
Fifty-years ago this month, President Lyndon B. Johnson asked a joint session of Congress to respond to the brutal beatings of protesters in Selma, Alabama, by passing a federal Voting Rights Act.
N.Y. telemarketers get half of funds raised for charities: Attorney General
By Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York-based telemarketers that solicit money within the state for U.S. charities were paid more than half the funds they raised in 2013, according to a report released on Wednesday...
Georgia police officer killed in shootout
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A Georgia police officer was killed in a shootout with a suspect in suburban Atlanta early on Wednesday, authorities said. Officers went to investigate reports of shots in a suburban neighborhood and came under fire about 1:30 a...
Reforms demanded in Missouri after U.S. probe finds racially biased policing
Lawmakers and civil rights lawyers called on Wednesday for sweeping reforms in Ferguson, Missouri, after a federal investigation found broad racial bias in the city's police force and municipal court system...

All good things must come to an end for 21-8 Jaguars’ hoop dreams

A tough one-point playoff loss Friday night at the Jaguars Den ended Valley Center High School's boys basketball season to be sure. However, the team played hard and put up a 21-win season rebounding ...more»

‘Friday Night Lights’ at Valley Center CrossFit

Valley Center CrossFit holds weekly "Friday Night Lights" competitions as a way of challenging and improving athletic skills. Referred to as CrossFit Games 2015, the weekly competitions started on Feb....more»

The View From Here: Boys and Girls Club forever

The view from here is hopeful. As I sit and watch my son practice basketball in the front yard, I am reminded of the great people in our community who help children....more»

Three-Dot Lounge, Valley Center style

It's been nearly a decade since famed San Francisco journalist Herb Caen died. For journalists and San Franciscans, Caen was a superstar. Known as "Mr....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»

Struggling Nuggets fire Shaw, name Hunt interim coach
(Reuters) - The free-falling Denver Nuggets fired head coach Brian Shaw on Tuesday, replacing him for the rest of the season with his assistant coach Melvin Hunt. Denver have lost six consecutive games and 19 of their past 21 for a 20-39 record this season that has them sitting 13th in the 15-team Western Conference and well out of the playoff race...
WGC Match-Play event will move to Texas in 2016
The World Golf Championships Match Play tournament will move to Austin, Texas, in 2016 and be played two weeks before next year's Masters, the International Federation of PGA Tours announced Tuesday...
Nuggets sack coach Shaw after disappointing start
Brian Shaw was fired as coach of the NBA's Denver Nuggets on Tuesday after going 56-85 in a season and a half in the job, the team announced. Melvin Hunt, in his fifth season as an assistant coach for the Nuggets, was named the club's interim coach for the remainder of the season...
NFL's Ravens, Rice settlement was for $1.59 million: report
(Reuters) - The settlement of a wrongful termination grievance reached in January between the Baltimore Ravens and running back Ray Rice was for $1.59 million, the Baltimore Sun reported on Tuesday, citing sources...

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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