Wednesday, September 02, 2015 05:47
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Do you remember

40 years ago, Aug. 28, 1975: Kittens started the house fire? Really? Leading the news, or rather on the bottom of the front page was an intriguing headline: "How's That Kittens Start Fire!" "Are you going to tell me it was the kittens' fault and not mine?" asked Sheryl Sabin after her house caught fire....more»

People behaving badly, VC style

I covered the Delta. That's the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta for our purposes although I occasionally covered the Mississippi Delta for newspapers in Louisiana and Arkansas, which is a whole 'nother story....more»

Do you remember?

40 years ago, Aug. 21, 1975: School district unification and taxpayer advocacy group A unified school district for VC was recommend by the joint study committee of representatives from VC, Escondido and San Pasqual elementary districts....more»

Green building standards aren't enough to violate county general plan

From Charles Mathews, Chairman, Pala Pauma Valley Community Sponsor Group, to Sarah E. Aghassi, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer for the County of SD: On April 14, 2015, you wrote to each member of the Board of Supervisors of the County of San Diego that a response to their direction to the chief administrative officer at their March 4, 2015, meeting to return on April 22, 2015, with options for Board of Supervisors consideration regarding Land Use Policy 1....more»

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40 years ago, Aug. 14, 1975: This community park pool is for you, Valley Center Work began on schedule on the community recreation swimming pool and Mrs....more»
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Taking stock as Legislature breaks for recess

VIEW FROM THE 75TH DISTRICT

August recess: taking stock The Legislature is now in summer recess. Though there is still a lot to accomplish before final adjournment in September, this is a good time to take stock....more»

Call Supervisor Bill Horn with concerns about Lilac Hills Ranch

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Dear Editor, Have you ever wondered why a group of taxpayers — the county budget — would spend $18 million to develop a countywide General Plan to help residents with smart-growth communities, just to have developers try and bypass it? Well, it is true folks, I invite everyone to witness it happen before the San Diego County Planning Commission on Friday Aug....more»
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Want a free VCFD commercial safety inspection?

The Valley Center Fire Protection District is pleased to announce the implementation of the Engine Company Fire and Life Safety Inspection program. Engine Companies will begin performing fire and life safety inspections in August 2015, under my direction and supervision....more»
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This newspaper is for sale

Valley Center Residents: My aspirations of building a newspaper company have not materialized so I have chosen to sell the Roadrunner rather than to continue to neglect it....more»

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40 years ago, Aug. 7, 1975: New group aimed take on county planners, officials Watch out San Diego County, TRIG was out to get you, according to the Roadrunner that week....more»