Friday, December 19, 2014 • 04:13
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Valley Life

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»

New All Tribes Elementary Charter School nearing completion

Work continued this week in earnest on the new $3.8 million All Tribes Elementary Charter School now slated for opening early next year. The last portable building arrived just before Thanksgiving and, ...more»

Arts, crafts, and Bates Nut Farm come together

From marshmallow shooters to primitive dolls, jewelry, and succulents, the annual "Santa’s Coming!" Arts ‘n Craft Fair over Thanksgiving weekend drew crowds in the hundreds to Bates Nut Farm....more»

Valley Center Art Association stages another grand fall display

The 2014 annual Valley Center Art Association (VCAA) fall show was a big success by all accounts. It brought together 23 artists from Valley Center and Pauma Valley on Nov....more»

Valley Center Teacher Parent Group Offers Holiday Shopping

Valley Center Teacher Parent Club wants you...to enjoy the holidays and maybe help out the volunteer group that raises funds to help local schools provide the best in education for its students, i....more»

Valley Briefs

BOOK SALE The Friends of The Valley Center Library will hold their annual Holiday Book Sale on Dec. 6 at the Valley Center Library from 9:30 a.m. — 5 p....more»

Valley Briefs

BOOK SALE The Friends of The Valley Center Library will hold their annual Holiday Book Sale on Dec. 6 at the Valley Center Library from 9:30 a.m. — 5 p....more»

Valley Center Art Association offering painting sessions

Talk about your culture and art. Valley Center Art Association Painting Sessions are now up and running. Geared to adults and older adults, Miss Annie of the Valley Center Art Association works with about ...more»

Friends of VC Library seek one (working) baby grand piano

Friends of the Valley Center Library continued this week to look for a friend with a baby grand piano. Two years ago, the group first sounded the call for a new spinet piano, but it went for naught....more»

VC Brewery to hold grand opening this weekend

The Valley Center Brewery & Tasting Room will hold its grand opening on Nov. 22 at 11 a.m. The local brewery features a plethora of unique craft beers designed to please every palate....more»

Pure CERT trains for disaster response Water

Approximately two dozen Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) members from Valley Center and the surrounding area attended academy training during an exercise held at a residence off of Lilac Road ...more»

Valley Briefs

ART SHOW Valley Center Art Association (VCAA) will hold the 2014 annual Open Art Show at the Valley Center Library Community Room, Friday, November 21 and Saturday, Nov....more»

VALLEY BRIEFS

ART SHOW Valley Center Art Association (VCAA) will hold the 2014 annual Open Art Show at the Valley Center Library Community Room, Friday, November 21 and Saturday, Nov....more»

Art Association announces show

The Valley Center Art Association (VCAA) will hold the 2014 annual Open Art Show at the Valley Center Library Community Room on Nov. 21 and Nov. 22. The event is open to all artists in the categories ...more»

Obituary: Douglas Anton Vieu

Douglas Anton Vieu, 50, passed away on Nov. 4. Doug worked in sales for most of his life, but his true passion was culinary arts and fishing. His Sundays were set aside for "Family Fun Day....more»

November 2014: Jags of the Month

Buddy Hall is thrilled to be a senior at Valley Center High School. Since moving to Valley Center at the age of 12, Buddy has thoroughly enjoyed raising livestock, bolstering his education, and participating ...more»

VALLEY BRIEFS

FREE VETERAN’S DAY CONCERT The Valley Center/Pauma Music Boosters will host the 11th annual free Veteran’s Day Concert on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at the Maxine Theater located at the Valley Center ...more»

Valley Briefs

FREE VETERAN’S DAY CONCERT The Valley Center/Pauma Music Boosters will host the 11th annual free Veteran’s Day Concert on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at the Maxine Theater located at the Valley Center ...more»

Valley Briefs

ZOMBIE FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL — Food Truck Nation will present a Zombie Food Truck Festival on Saturday, Oct. 25 from 1 — 7 p.m. at Grape Day Park in Escondido....more»

Valley Center’s Oktoberfest—traditional Bavarian fun

A tradition for Valley Center is the annual Oktoberfest sponsored by the VC Knights of Columbus. This is the event of the season where wonderful food, music, dancing, and entertainment provide an evening ...more»

Companies' data security in question after Sony hack
ATLANTA (AP) — Companies across the globe are on high alert to tighten up network security to avoid being the next company brought to its knees by hackers like those that executed the dramatic cyberattack against Sony Pictures Entertainment...
Louisville lawmakers approve minimum wage hike
By Steve Bittenbender LOUISVILLE, Ky (Reuters) - Louisville, Kentucky officials on Thursday approved an increase to the city's minimum wage, boosting it from the federal rate of $7.25 to $9 an hour by 2017, becoming the 12th city to approve a hike this year...
Today in History
Today is Friday, Dec. 19, the 353rd day of 2014. There are 12 days left in the year.
Dog missing in North Carolina found in Chester
A month to the day a dog went missing in North Carolina, the pup will return home after he mysteriously appeared in Pennsylvania.
NJ state police seek return of convicted cop killer from Cuba
New Jersey state police hope that the U.S. plans to normalize full diplomatic relations with Cuba will help bring about the capture and return of a woman convicted in the slaying of a state trooper more than 40 years ago...
Firefighters battle 5-alarm Queen blaze
Firefighters have brought a 5-alarm fire on 97th Street in Queens, New York under control.
Man shot in head in Camden
Police are investigating a shooting in Camden that left a man in critical condition.
Soldier dressed as Red Robin mascot surprises mom
Private First Class Jake Henry is home for the holidays and decided to surprise his mom.
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