In with the new



John Anderson with his wifeWe have a familiar proverb that goes, “Out with the old, in with the new.” The New Year, which is fast approaching (Where did 2013 go?), is a good time to reflect on that theme. The beginning of our calendar year, January 1, is somewhat arbitrary. We know that the solar year, which is the length […]

Sheriff’s blotter, Dec. 12-25



Dec. 12 A man was arrested and charged with willful cruelty to child without injury or death, violent felon in possession, own or purchase body armor, convicted felon possession, purchase or use tear gas, all felonies, at 8:30 a.m. on Culdesac Lane in Pauma Valley. The man was also charged with knowingly manufacture, sell, or possess a blowgun or ammunition, […]

Oscar on public view at VC History Museum



The familiar gold statuette handed out at the Academy Awards is seldom seen in public view, but there will be a rare chance to get up close to Oscar during a two-month exhibition beginning Jan. 2 at the Valley Center History Museum. The Oscar on display was awarded in 1932 to Gordon Wiles, art director at Fox Films, for his […]

2013: A year in review



The year 2013 was filled with loss, excitement and outstanding achievements for Valley Center and its residents. The following is a wrap-up of Valley Center happenings of 2013. We at the Valley Roadrunner hope you enjoy this look back and reminiscing over the year’s occurrences. January Valley Center High School presented Legally Blonde, the Musical at the Maxine Theater. The […]