Tuesday, October 13, 2015 04:04

Lilac Hills Ranch hearing postponed: no new date set

The October 14 date for the Board of Supervisors' hearing on the Accretive Group's Lilac Hills Ranch project has been postponed and no new date has been set....more»

County to fund pilot school resource officers at VC

Last week the Board of Supervisors surprised the Valley Center Unified School District with the announcement that it was one of nine school districts in the County that will have Sheriff's deputies assigned as School Resource Officers (SROs) to middle schools and high schools....more»

Fate of Western Days "name" lies with Chamber

This week the Valley Center Chamber of Commerce board has on its agenda an item to either go along with the Optimist Club's decision to change the name of Western Days to "Valley Center Stampede Parade, Festival & Rodeo" or to retain the old name for the parade alone....more»

Playing with the best

The VC High School Band (The Roaring Jags) got the opportunity to play with the Aztec band recently at Qualcomm stadium....more»

Valley Briefs - October 8, 2015

VCCERT TRAINING ACADEMY The VC Community Emergency Response Team will hold a basic CERT training academy October 16-18 for all residents interested in becoming better prepared for community emergencies....more»

VALLEY CENTER SHORTS - October 8, 2015

Home firearm safety/basic handgun class offered A monthly 3-hour familiarization and safety class is offered for anyone anticipating the purchase of, or who already own, a handgun....more»

Two Vehicle fatality on Valley Center Road

A death resulted from a two-car collision Saturday afternoon on Valley Center Road & Hwy. 76. On October 3 at approximately 3:45 pm an 84-year-old male from Carlsbad was driving his 2007 Toyota Corolla northbound on Valley Center Road and stopped at the stop sign at the intersection Hwy 76....more»

Historic ranch house open at Daley Ranch Nov. 8

Viewing the interior of the ranch house is the star attraction at the Friends of Daley Ranch (FODR) lunch celebration on Sunday, November 8 from 11 a....more»

Sheriff's Blotter September 29 to October 5

September 29 7:59 a.m. A commercial burglary was reported on the 34100 block of Couser Canyon Road, in Pala. Items such as tools, automotive parts, and a rifle were reported stolen....more»

CERT to hold training academy October 16-18

VC CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) will be holding another training academy October 16-18, to teach interested persons basic disaster preparedness skills and refresh the skills of those who took the training in the past....more»

VCHS recognizes Jaguars of the Month for October

The Jaguars of the month of October are Joya Manjur and Gartrell Bowling. They were chosen for this distinction by the counseling department of Valley Center High School....more»

Rotary honors students of the month for October

At Monday's meeting the Rotary Club honored six Students of the Month for October: Sutton Senalik, Mackenzie Olivo, John Stolec, Ryan McCowan, Emily Luna and Aidan Bound....more»

Roadrunner hosts first Sunriser since "reboot"

The Valley Roadrunner Friday morning hosted its first Chamber of Commerce Sunriser since it returned home to local ownership....more»

Fire Department gets some exposure at Bates

Saturday the Valley Center Fire Protection District took advantage of one of the busiest weekends at Bates Nut Farm to stage a Fire Safety Expo. The event included a demonstration of the Jaws of Life, a tour of Mercy Air's medevac helicopter, and a chance to get a free burger from a friendly firefighter....more»

Horn fires back on charge of conflict of interest

Fifth District Supervisor Bill Horn has countered accusations that he would be guilty of a conflict of interest if he votes on the Accretive Investment group's Lilac Hills Ranch project by writing directly to the California Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) to make the case that he can vote and to request an advice letter from the state agency....more»