Tuesday, September 01, 2015 • 03:04

'September Hort' from Marilyn's Garden Design and Dos Valles Garden Club

Editor's Note: Talented landscape designer, and longtime Dos Valles Garden club fellow traveler, Marilyn Guidroz, provides some summer horticulture tips for plant lovers....more»

Welk Theatre says 'Hello Dolly' for 13-week run

Welk Theatre presents 'Hello Dolly' starring Cynthia Ferrer and Randy Doney The Welk Theatre in Escondido has assembled a sterling cast of actors for its production of "Hello Dolly....more»

Dynamic duo 'Fresh Play' to perform at Pala

They're savvy enough to employ a persistent public relations agent. They have a bunch of social media pages and websites with all sorts of stuff. Who knows, they even may be pretty good....more»

'Breaking Up Is Hard To Do' comes to Welk Resort Theatre

What do you get when you combine two young, single Brooklyn women in search of romance, a Catskills resort, Labor Day Weekend and talented singers performing the works of the classic Neil Sedaka? The answer is simple: You have "Breaking Up Is Hard to Do," opening at the Welk Resort Theatre on Aug....more»

Another season, another food truck festival at Bates Nut Farm

If you liked this spring's Valley Center Food Truck Festival, you'll probably like this summer's Gourmet Food Truck Festival. Both events offer unique and delicious fare....more»

Pala Safety Committee offers summer barbecue safety tips

Here are your August barbecue tips provided by the Fire Prevention & Control Board and the Pala Safety Committee. To make summer barbecues a safe and fun experience for everyone: * Keep children away from any area near hot coals or open flames....more»

Rincon Band donates $10K to the 2015 San Diego Film Festival

The Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians are fans of independent filmmaking. The Band, which also owns Harrah's Resort Southern California, gave $10,000 to the San Diego Film Foundation in support of the upcoming 2015 San Diego Film Festival....more»

A walkabout through Valley Center history

This is the way it was around Valley Center and Palomar Country per the Valley Center History Museum with some national and world events thrown in for good measure....more»

Catch a bite, enjoy view at Smokey's Lake Wohlford Cafe

Thought I'd get out my East County posting "rut" and still stay within San Diego County, which is about 4,200-square-miles. I had a long story about how we got here, but will leave that for another time....more»

It's 'All in the Timing' for Patio Playhouse

"All in the Timing" by David Ives opens July 10 at the Patio Playhouse in Escondido. The collection of comedic one-acts will run for three weekends. Ives' singular fascination with language and the absurd hold it has on us fuels far-ranging comedies such as "Sure Thing," "Foreplay, or the Art of the Fugue," "Variations on the Death of Trotsky," "Universal Language," "English Made Simple" and "Philip Glass Buys a Loaf of Bread....more»