June 12, 2013TAKING A TRIP?—Going on vacation or need to feel comfortable about leaving your house? Unsure if your belongings will be safe? VC Sheriff's Volunteers have a solution. They will check your house and surroundings daily for free. Who better to watch your house than the professionals who have extensive resources at their disposal? They do need a few days notice to make sure the location is in the Sheriff's Dept.'s system. Questions? Call Alan Kirkpatrick at 760-751-4405 and leave a message.
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COUNTY ROAD ISSUES—If you need to speak to the County Dept. of Public Works about a road issue, the hotline number is 858 694-3850. Service request forms are available on the DPW Web site at http://sdcounty.ca.gov/dpw
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VOLUNTEER YOUR TIME—change a life. Sometimes kids just need to know someone believes in them. Mentors help young people develop the academic, social and emotional skills necessary to succeed in life. United Way of San Diego County wants you to become a mentor: Visit www.uwsd.org and click on "Volunteer" or call 858-636-4111.
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HIKE CANCELLED—The Valley Center Trails Assn. hike that had been scheduled for June 22 at Rancho Lilac has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for another time later on.