June 7, 2018
Volume 48 - No. 23
The Marine Corps in Peace and War
“Where ya goin’?” this concrete slab asked.
On a warm June evening in 1957, along with 83-other young men I boarded a Military Air Transport Service, Cargomaster, bound for Marine Recruit Depot, San Diego, CA. I was seventeen, a week out of high school. In the seat next to me, was Gerald R. Hermann. Soon to be twenty-two, Herm, has hardly left my side since we met two days earlier at the Greyhound Bus Station in St. Louis.
“I’ve got a free hotel room somewheres.” His Adam’s apple bobs. He shoves paper at me. “I’m off to be a Marine. Could ya help me? We ain’t got big cities in South Dakota. Name’s Herm.” His grip hurts my hand.
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Comparing chits, we’re headed for the same place. Herm heehaws. “Yer gonna be a Marine, too?” After we get our room keys, to
The next morning, Herm waits for me outside the hotel restaurant. “Hoped I’d find ya here.”
explains how to complete crucial enlistment papers. When I stand to turn in my completed forms, Herm asks, “Could ya help me? Hard to see in this light. Recruiter said they’ll give me glasses in San Diego. I’ll tell you what to write, okay?”
At the Center, Herm’s in the chair next to me while a staff sergeant
Herm looks so lost and alone, so innocent, I help him. The rest of the day, whether eating box lunches on a bench outside the Center, sweep-
escape his goofball laugh and country-boy questions, I slip into a phone booth. “Gotta call home,” I lie.
After a breakfast of bacon, eggs, and coffee – Herm helps himself to my toast - we walk to the Induction Center, along with probably twenty other young men, all “Off to be Marines.”
The staff sergeant claps his hands. “Turn in yer papers. Ya ain’t writin’ a book.”
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ing and swabbing the restroom under the critical eye of a Marine three-striper, or talking with other recruits, Herm leaves my side only when we line up in alphabetical order for physicals.
When I step across the yellow line and place my feet in the white shoe imprints outlined on the green concrete floor, raise my right hand and swear to support and defend the Constitution of the United States, Herm’s next to me. On the cattle car ride to the airport, his lanky 6-foot, 3-inch, 180-pound body dwarves my 5-foot 7-inch, 155-pound frame. In truth, every recruit there looks at least fifteen pounds heavier, 5 inches taller, and much tougher than me. What have I gotten myself into? *** Somewhere over Colorado, a young stewardess, dressed in crisp Air Force blues, distributes stale ham and cheese or soggy peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. Herm has two of each. Later, he crosses and uncrosses his legs, a worried look on his face. “There’s a head in back,” I say. “A what?”
He bolts past me. “Just in time,” he says on his return. “My first time to fly. Always wondered how ya did
Give Us This Day Our Daily Chuckle This week, a compendium of wit, wisdom and neat stuff you can tell at parties. Enjoy!
Quotes from Phyllis Diller.
Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age. As your beauty fades, so will his eyesight. Housework can't kill you, but why take a chance?
Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing up is like shoveling the sidewalk before it stops snowing.
The reason women don't play football is because 11 of them would never wear the same outfit in public.
Best way to get rid of kitchen odors: Eat out.
I want my children to have all the things I couldn't afford. Then I want to move in with them.
Any time three New Yorkers get into a cab without an argument, a bank has just been robbed. We spend the first twelve months of
yer business in the air.” *** The fog is thick and cold in San Diego. Troop handlers greet us in traditional Marine fashion, yelling, screaming, “Ya ain’t a civilian now. No scratching, eyes straight ahead.” What a challenge we must be: a Missouri high school graduate, a South Dakota farmer, Detroit street runners, Kansas wheat growers, two Nebraska Mormons, a twentyfive-year-old auto parts salesman from Galina, Illinois, a church organist from Walker, Tennessee. Later, we’ll be joined by two Navaho Indians from Arizona, and Marine Reservists from Guam, and a Canadian Army private. Tall, short, skinny, or fat, we stumble into the mess hall, wearing Marine Corps sweat shirts, green caps hiding new burr haircuts and scarf down cold pancakes, reconstituted eggs, mystery meat sausage, prunes or oranges, warm milk and a brown liquid euphemistically called coffee. We meet our drill instructors and march to the Quonset huts that will be our home the next fourteen weeks. You guessed it. Herm, and I are in the same platoon. We graduate boot camp on a Friday are bussed to Camp San Onofre, on massive Camp Pendleton, for Infantry Training: 50-mile hikes in full gear, simulated fire fights, advanced first aid clinics, hand grenade nomenclature classes, and booby trap demonstrations. Three weeks into this routine our Military Occupation Status, (MOS) is post-
ed. Herm and I are 0300. Infantry. Grunts to be honed into HPK’s. Hired professional killers.
We graduate in early September. While other Marines scatter to exotic-sounding duty stations: Hilo, Hawaii, Virginia Beach, Virginia, Treasure Island, California, Herm and 3 other unlucky bastards, and myself head for Marine Barracks, Point Mugu, a top-secret missile base near Oxnard, in Central California. There, Herm and I are assigned to 2nd Platoon, topside. When we stow our gear, he points to a rack. “Mind takin’ the top bunk? I’m afraid of heights.” *** Our racks, beds to civilians, are WW II vintage. Our gear lockers are dented. The locks won’t lock, with rusting doors and bent shelves, offering as much security as a cardboard box. Other barracks amenities are just as grand - showers with only two stalls; concrete flooring peeking through dirty gray paint. The back ladder (stairs to civilians), creaks and groans when stepped on, hand rails long lost. Each morning we assemble for roll call and P.T., on a parking lot with holes that could swallow a jeep. Duty at Point Mugu - Headquarters, Pacific Missile Range - follows a Port and Starboard regimen, i.e., one platoon stands duty for twentyfour hours then relieved by the other platoon. Our days are structured around six guard shifts, each four-
our children's lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve years telling them to sit down and shut up.
from our equally small airport.
What I don't like about office Christmas parties is looking for a job the next day.
Then she asked, "How much do you weigh, sir?"
Burt Reynolds once asked me out. I was in his room.
My photographs don't do me justice they just look like me.
The reason the golf pro tells you to keep your head down is so you can't see him laughing. You know you're old if they have discontinued your blood type. When It Rains, It Pours
The unusually rainy winter we have had in Phoenix this year reminded me of a joke some of our Seattle, Washington relatives related a few years ago. It seems a lady moved from Phoenix to Seattle and when she arrived it was raining. While she moved in, it rained. The next day it rained... and the next.
After several rainy days, while standing on her porch, she noticed a young boy on the porch of her neighbor's house. Trying not to sound too depressed, in a cheerful voice she called over to the lad, "Hi son, I'm your new neighbor." "Hi," the boy called back and waved. "Say, son, does it ever stop raining here?" she asked.
With a look of consternation, the youngster replied, "Lady, how would I know? I'm only six years old!" Plane Reservations
Recently, I called to make reservations on a small charter plane that departs
I knew that I would be flying in a very small plane, so I was not surprised when the clerk said, "The plane is very full with baggage and passengers." Not thinking clearly I answered, "With or without clothes?" "Well," said the clerk, "how do you intend to travel?" Laugh or Cry
You, who worry about Democrats versus Republicans --relax, here is our real problem. In a Purdue University classroom recently, they were discussing the qualifications to be President of the United State.
It was pretty simple. The candidate must be a natural born citizen of at least 35 years of age
However, one girl in the class immediately started in on how unfair was the requirement to be a natural born citizen. In short, her opinion was that this requirement prevented many capable individuals from becoming president. The class was taking it in and letting her rant, and not many jaws hit the floor when she wrapped up her argument by stating, "What makes a natural born citizen any more qualified to lead this country than one born by C-section?"
Yep, these are the same kinds of 18year-olds that are now voting in our elections! They breed, and they walk among us... 25 Signs You've Grown Up Your potted plants are alive... and
hours in duration. Liberty call for the off-duty platoon begins at 1600 and ends at 2400. Friday, the offduty platoon stands inspection, with liberty until 2400 Sunday night.
Maybe six months into this numbing routine, after a day of close order drill, judo practice and a sixmile run, I hit the shower. Other Marines splash on Afta Shave and dash for the Liberty bus. My usual routine is shower, eat chow at the mess hall, grab the 1730 bus to town, and hole up at the Oxnard library. California bars vigorously enforce the no alcohol for minor’s law; beach sand sticks to me like flour to a chicken wing, the fabled California sun broils my skin, so the library is my refuge. One night I stay in the barracks, stretching out on my bunk in sweat clothes, devouring “Exodus,” a novel by former Marine, Leon Uris. Herm showers and slumps on his foot locker in his skivvies, a towel draped over his shoulders. “You like the marines?”
“Better than cooking at a greasy spoon.” My fate if I’d stayed in my hometown. “How about you? You like it?” “You bet. First time ever I don’t worry about bein’ yanked from bed and get beat on.” He stands, his towel falls. When he bends to pick
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you can't smoke any of them. Having sex in a twin-sized bed is absurd. You keep more food than beer in the fridge. 6:00 AM is when you get up, not when you go to sleep. You hear your favorite song in an elevator. You carry an umbrella. You watch the Weather Channel. Your friends marry and divorce instead of hookup and breakup. You go from 130 days of vacation time to 7. Jeans and a sweater no longer qualify as 'dressed up.' You're the one calling the police because those bloody kids next door don't know how to turn down the stereo. Older relatives feel comfortable telling sex jokes around you. You don't know what time McDonald's closes anymore. Your car insurance goes down and your car payments go up. You feed your dog My dog instead of McDonald's. Sleeping on the couch makes your back hurt. You no longer take naps from noon to 6 p.m. Dinner and a movie - The whole date instead of the beginning of one. Eating a basket of chicken wings at 3 a.m. would severely upset, rather than settle, your stomach. You go to the chemist for Ibuprofen and antacids, not condoms and pregnancy test kits. A $7.00 bottle of wine is no longer 'pretty good stuff.' You actually eat breakfast foods at breakfast time. "I just can't drink the way I used to," replaces "I'm never going to drink that much again." Over 90% of the time you spend in
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Giant Church Rummage Sale – On Saturday and Sunday, June 9th and 10th, St. Mary, Star of the Sea Altar society will hold their annual Rummage Sale at the Star of the Sea Center in downtown Oceanside (corner of Pier View Way and Freeman). Shop for bargains and treasures on Saturday from 7:30am to 8:30pm, and on Sunday from 7:30am to 2pm. We welcome donations of “gently’ used items on Friday, June 8th from 5:30-7:30pm and all day Saturday at the Center. Questions, call Mary 760.433.1701.
17th Annual Filipino Cultural Celebration on Saturday, June 9th - The biggest event of the year for the FilipinoAmerican community in North San Diego County is about to happen on Saturday, June 9th, from 12noon to 6:30pm. It will be held at the Oceanside Civic Center, Plaza and Library, at 330 N Coast Highway. Oceanside. This will be the 17th annual Filipino Cultural Celebration organized by the Filipino-
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it up, I notice his back is laced with angry red scars and welts. I blurt, “Geez, man. What happened to you?”
“Dad. He drinks. Comes home mad. Beats the shit outta me.” Herm twists his mouth. “Broke my jaw. Chipped my teeth. Snapped my wrist. Joined the Marines to have money, so Wanda can move to town and finish high school.” “Who’s Wanda?”
“My sister. Sixteen. She’ll be the first in our family to graduate. If Dad don’t get her.” *** A few days later, Herm waits when I come out of the shower, shortly after 1200 hours. “Ya got 1600 watch, right?” He wears the glasses his recruiter promised. I nod.
“I wanna send an allotment to the bank so Dad won’t worry ‘bout the farm payment. That way he won’t drink, and Wanda won’t get beat up. Could ya help me fill out the papers?”
His manner is so genuine, so innocent, that I find myself nodding, knowing full well I’m going against the adage to make only acquaintances in the Corps, not friends. Already, other Marines question me
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American Cultural Organization (FACO) in partnership with the Oceanside Public Library, and Tri-City Medical Center, as its major sponsor. This festivity is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. True to its theme, “Celebrate Culture, Inspire Harmony”, the attendees will have a better appreciation and understanding of the Philippine culture in this celebration. There will be lots of Filipino food, handicrafts plus numerous vendors of various cuisine, products and services, and lively entertainment. The event highlights the different cultural dances of the Philippines representing its three big groups of islands – Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. There will be a parade of colorful costumes and competition for the 2018 Little Miss, Pre-teen and Mrs. Fil-Am. Fil-Am performers of various arts will entertain the public during the Pinoy’s Got Talent Show. In addition, there will be special guests like R&B/Pop Singer Leo Villamil and Rockstar performer Malou Toler. To conclude the celebration will be a one-hour lively performance of the Red, White and Blue band where the public can dance! In line with the association’s goal to provide youth education, there will be awarding of scholarship grants to five (5) deserving FilAm high school senior students in North San Diego County and five (5) high school students in the Philippines. Donations to the Oceanside Public Library and Oceanside Senior Center will be given. The event offers all-day crafts and activities for children at the Library’s patio. Darna, the Wonder Woman of the Philippines, will be in costume to meet the kids for photo shoots and talk about the heroine. Inside the library will be Philippine handicraft displays and video about Filipino food cooking and history. Now in existence for almost 40 years, FACO is a 501c(3) nonprofit organization whose platform includes youth education, disaster relief, and preservation and promotion of cultural heritage. Among its big projects in the Philippines are providing scholarships, sponsoring a classroom and building a multi-purpose hall and evacuation center in Tacloban, Leyte. FACO is also a major donor for the House of the Philippines project in Balboa Park and the Oceanside Public Library. The association is proud of its cultural programs like providing
about Herm: Does he ever sleep? Leave the base? Where did he learn to drive any vehicle with a motor and gears?
I’m uncomfortable knowing the details of Herm’s personal life, especially with money involved. I’d hoped his new glasses would end my time as his personal secretary. Silly me. At the Company Office, I point out to him that once the allotment is deducted from his pay, he’ll have $6.18 left over for the entire month. He grins, shrugs and signs. *** One Monday morning, half-way through P.T., a semi-trailer stops in front of the barracks. Workmen drop cartons of gear lockers, bunk beds, desks, and cans of green paint on the sidewalk. The Executive Officer assembles both platoons and announces a contest: The platoon that can paint their quarters and move in the new furniture the fastest, wins a four-day Liberty Pass. It’s a good contest, but my platoon has duty; 1st Platoon has training. Also, our regular Platoon Sergeant is on leave, so I’m acting in his place, though only a corporal. (In the Corps, you often work above your pay grade.) I’m sure 1st Platoon will spend their day rehabbing their unit, not training. We can give them a battle, but they should win the competition easily. But, we have a secret weapon:
free Tagalog class and cultural dance lessons to its members and forming its own choir group. Visit www.filamcultural.com for more information about the event, to learn more about FACO, or simply to donate or volunteer. Event inquiries can be made to Rein Hanson at 760.687.6968 and Dorothy Mahimer at 650.580.7632.
Fallbrook Chorale Concert is Sunday The Fallbrook Chorale is proud to announce their annual Spring concert "America In Song" will take place at 3pm on Sunday, June 10th. Continuing the success of previous seasons, we are happy to be able to perform at the Bob Burton Performing Arts Center at Fallbrook High School, 2400 S. Stage Coach Lane in Fallbrook. Please come and spend an enjoyable afternoon with a varied program including Spirituals, Patriotic selections, music from Oklahoma, and more! Tickets are $18 for Adults, $8 for Students with Student ID. Active duty military, and children accompanied by a paying adult are FREE. Tickets may be purchased through any Fallbrook Chorale member, at Major Market, or through our website www.fallbrookchorale.org. For more information, visit our website, or call 760-3909726. The Fallbrook Chorale is a non-profit entity.
Life Drawing Update from Brandon Gallery – New days and hours for Life Drawing, beginning in June. The first and third Thursdays will be the Life Drawing classes, from 6:30-8:30pm. All skill levels welcome; bring your own materials; no registration required. Cost is $20. Address is 105 North Main Avenue, Fallbrook. For more information, contact Brandon Gallery member Taylor at 970-310-4436 or www.taylorgallegos.com. Brandon Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-4pm. Phone 760.723.1330. www.fallbrookbrandongallery.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Father’s Day Buffet, June 15th - The Gloria McClellan Center will hold a “Father’s Day Buffet” on Friday, June 15, at 1400 Vale Terrace Drive in Vista. Join us at 11:00am for entertainment featuring Randy
P.F.C. Herm Herman.
By now Herm has a reputation as a cumshaw artist - a guy who ‘finds’ under-utilized tools, typewriters, even furniture - and redirects them for better use with him, or his platoon. Herm has also demonstrated his physical strength. On Burn Detail, he ripped up thick volumes of classified and sensitive material, including the base telephone book, bare-handed, while the Officer of the Day looked on in stunned disbelief. I call my Fire Teams together. “Team One, carry out the old furniture then scrub the deck. When it dries, apply the paint. Team Two, arrange all the new stuff into groups near the back steps. When the decks dry, Team Three, carry everything up, but take them from their cartons only when they’re arranged properly.”
Herm smiles like he does before asking me for help. “Got it covered.”
But, he has watch from 0800 to 1200. Before he jumps into the Guard Truck, he and another marine drag two industrial fans up to our squad bay. Where Herm found them, I don’t know or care. I’ve got to see the flag is raised in front of Company Office, that the previous shift’s log book is reviewed and signed off on, that guards are relieved and new sentries posted. Marines not on duty need chow and Sick Call held. The
Renner. On the menu is roast beef and gravy, baked chicken, mashed potatoes, Normandy blend vegetables, a roll, and apple crisp. Lunch served at noon. Suggested donation is $4 for those 60 and older, and an $8 charge for those younger than 60. Reserve by 1:00pm one day prior at 760-6435288. The Center is a one-stop hub of services that range from lunch, travel/trips, transportation, exercise, classes, clubs, and various other activities for Vista’s older adult community.
Celebrate School Staff Appreciation Days at the S.D. County Fair - Mission Federal Credit Union and San Diego County Fair will celebrate School Staff Appreciation Days on June 15, June 22 and June 29 by recognizing the inspirational and passionate work by those in our community’s educational field. In special recognition, all San Diego countywide teachers and staff of public or private schools, district offices, colleges and universities can bring their school ID, pay stub or teaching credential into any of Mission Fed’s 30 local branches during the month of June to receive four free admission tickets to the fair to use on School Staff Appreciation Days. These Fridays also are Kids’ Day when children 12 and younger receive free admission, and fun activities will be taking place throughout the Fairgrounds. For a list of Mission Federal Credit Union locations, visit https://www.missionfed.com/branches. Tickets are available while supplies last. To learn more about Mission Federal Credit Union, visit www.MissionFed.com.
What’s Happening at the Safari Park in June – Expect a summer of fun at the San Diego Zoo and Safari Park, with something for everyone! Extended summer hours are June 23-August 12 at the Park, and June 17September 3 at the Zoo, so you can visit into the evening. Plan to visit the newest exhibits, Africa Rocks at theZoo and Walkabout Australia at the Safari Park. Look for special shows, presentations and entertainment during the spectacular summertime events: Summer Safari presented by Groupon and
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Commanding Officer’s car needs washing, the Plan of the Day read over the loud speaker. When I go topside, the empty barracks echoes; old furniture is outside, new gear at the ready. Herm’s industrial fans dry the freshly-painted deck. When Herm comes off duty, he’ll attack the un-opened cartons with his long arms and cornhusking tough hands.
Meanwhile, 1st Platoon waits for paint to dry, since they have no fans to speed the process. To keep everyone busy, their NCO’s direct that cartons be opened on the grass. This results in cardboard clogged entryways and little progress. In the spirit of Marine Brotherhood when our floors are dry, Herm ‘loans’ his fans to 1st Platoon. After cancelling Liberty Call, they grudgingly move in new furniture.
We win the four-day Liberty Pass hands down, thanks in a large part to Gerald R. “Herm” Hermann. *** Shortly after “The Big Remod,” as our barracks transformation was called, Herm comes up as I shave. “Got a letter. Dad came in drunk and tried to beat up Wanda. Mom drove her to Uncle Don’s. Dad says he’ll teach Wanda a thing or two when he finds her. Any advice?” “Not really. I guess you could call the bank and see if they’d loan you
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The Paper • Page 4 • June 7, 2018 Fatal Traffic Accident Escondido
On 06/03/18 at 0016 hours, Escondido Police dispatch received a call regarding a vehicle Vs. pedestrian collision in the area of 1000 E. Washington Ave. Police and Escondido Fire / Paramedic units responded and located a 32-yearold female pedestrian who had suffered serious injuries. The female was transported to Palomar Hospital where she was rushed into surgery for two broken femurs, multiple internal and head injuries. The female later died at the hospital from the extensive injuries. Based on witness statements and evidence at the scene, a 1999 Ford Ranger pickup was traveling west on Washington Ave. The female pedestrian was crossing north on Washington Ave near Beech St. with a 33-year-old male companion. The driver of the pickup swerved to avoid the male pedestrian and struck the female pedestrian.
The driver was evaluated at the scene of the collision for intoxication and subsequently arrested for driving under the influence. The driver was identified as Joel Francisco Juan. Juan is 32 years old and a resident of Escondido. Juan
was later booked at the Vista Detention Center on felony DUI and gross vehicular manslaughter.
The traffic investigation is ongoing and is being conducted by Officer N. Kluka of the Traffic Division. Candidate for Supervisor Cleared of Allegations
A campaign finance complaint against county supervisorial candidate Jim Desmond is being shelved after the attorneys hired to review it determined there wasn’t cause for investigation.
Desmond, now mayor of San Marcos, is running for the 5th District seat that will become open when county Supervisor Bill Horn terms out this year. Ana Rosvall, a local Realtor and member of the Twin Oaks Valley Community Sponsor Group, filed the complaint with the San Marcos City Clerk on May 25, alleging that Desmond accepted donations in his bid for supervisor that violate city campaign finance laws.
The city appointed attorneys with the firm Best, Best & Krieger to investigate. On Friday, they issued a letter stating that they would not
(one of the world’s GREAT realtors) has organized this pancake breakfast for years. This year, even though she was feeling under the weather, she toughed it out and made it all come together.
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As you know, I’m pretty proud of my Hidden Valley Kiwanis Club of Escondido and all they do for the community.
Chef Dave Schmitt, preparing the hotcakes
One of our members, Donna Davis,
pursue those allegations.
“We find that the complaint does not present probable cause to believe that a violation… has occurred,” attorneys Gary Schons and Shawn Hagerty stated. “Therefore, we are closing your complaint without further action.” Desmond said he was pleased with the quick response, and the decision to close the complaint.
“It goes to show that city campaign rules don’t apply to county regulations, which is what we thought all along, and we were vindicated,” he said. “So we’re moving the campaign full speed ahead.” Schons and Hagerty said the complaint was not valid for several reasons. They said there’s a one-year statute of limitations on such complaints, and many of the alleged violations had occurred outside that time window, or would be past that limit by election day on Tuesday.
They also said that the monetary limits on campaigns apply only to municipal elections, not county races. Finally, they said there isn’t probable cause to believe that Desmond’s actions materially benefited the donors. To the right, you’ll see just part of the work crew. From left to right, (seated) Donna Davis, the organizer, Suzanne Williams, club president, Dave Schmitt, “Mr. Kiwanis,” tending to the pancake grill, and Richard Jungas, Chief Sausage Preparer.
Below right, Head Pancake Chef, Dave Schmitt, does what he does best - makes pancakes. Turning a mighty mean skillet as he prepares fresh sausages, Chief Sausage Preparer, Richard Jungas, seeks to please anxious and hunAn incredibly handsome taker of the cash (oh, gry patrons who paid $8 wait! That’s me!) Just part of the $850 raised at a plate for all they could this event. eat and drink. Coffee, As a result, the Escondido History orange juice, water, pancakes, Center will receive a check for $850. sausages, great weather, what These photos, taken by Yolanda York, else could someone ask for? one of our brilliant members, show some of the action at this Not in the photos is Yolanda event, held at Grape Day Park York, mainly because whe was in conjunction with the the photographer. A pity, as Yolanda is Heritage Car Classic Car disa mighty good looking woman - some play. say she should have been a fashion model. (She is the outstanding Folks who wee interested in spokesperson for the Social Security. classic cars, folks who simply She has spoken to our club several wandered in, wondering what times and is a billiant speaker! If your was happening,, all had many service club or organizaton is looking vendors from which to brows for a dynamic, powerful speaker, conand buy, or get informed, and tact me at The Paper and I’ll put you in the weather cooperated. touch with Yolanda.)
Beautiful blue skies, moderate temperatures, a very slight, balmy breeze, and a great feeling of camaraderie . . . all added up to a wonderful experience.
Thanks to Donna Davis for oragnizing this even (for years!) and to the members of the Hidden Valley Kiwanis Club who showed up bright and early
Letters to the Editor PC Article
Letters to the Editor.
Short and simple, the Political Correction cover story was, in fact, a true masterpiece! Kudos to The Paper for having the courage to publish it. As for Mr. Rick Bova's dissatisfaction (published in The Paper 5/12/18), it's highly ironic (and amusing) how Mr. Bova falls into his "own trap" of defining fairness in critiquing the PC article. For example, Bova conveniently cites the Cato Institute. What of the various other diverse, nationwide
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on a Saturdy morning to help give back to their community.
Add in the Kiwanis Key Club from Del Lago Charter School who helped serve the soft drinks, wrap table ware, and just do almosst anything that was need. They are a terrific bunch of kids from an great school! If you would like to become part of a service club that regularly gives back to the community and which is comprised of some of the best people in and around Escondido, give us a call at 760.747.7119. We’ll be happy to get you an application form!
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“You mean to fucking tell me you want to fucking go to some fucking flea-bit fucking country and guard the fucking American Embassy?”
the money to relocate Wanda.”
“Would ya do that?” “Do what?”
“Call ‘em. Say ya believe in me. They could just add the money I need to our account. Like I borrowed it for seed or whatever.” “No way.”
“Ah, come on. One last favor.”
His pain-honed voice, hurt-filled blue eyes and the realization that I’m in too deep to turn back, I place a long-distance phone call - on my nickel - to a bank in South Dakota recommending they issue a loan to a Marine P.F. C., I hardly know, so his high school student sister, can take refuge from a drunken father who beats her up. The amazing thing is, it worked. Herm got his loan. *** Shortly after Herm’s phone call, I go to the Company Office to have write a letter of recommendation for a squad member arrested for shoplifting women’s underwear. While waiting, I read new notices on the bulletin board. One is a personnel memorandum. It says the Corps has a critical need for Marines to serve at overseas embassies. After signing my statement, I tell the clerk I want to apply for Embassy Duty.
He hands me the memo. “Knock yourself out, Fucker. But, don’t take it out of the office.” *** I complete the application on the spot. I need letters of recommendation from two officers and my Commanding Officer’s signature. I knock on the Executive Officer’s door, hoping to set an appointment for the next day. The captain asks, “How can I help you, Corporal?” I show him the memo.
Twenty minutes later, I head back to the barracks, my request for Embassy Duty winging its way to D.C. by Official U.S. Marine Corps mail. My life changed forever. * ** Two weeks before Christmas 1959, my transfer is approved. I have ten days to report to Marine Security Guard School, Washington, D.C. Passport photos must be taken, dress blues purchased and tailored, forms, endless forms, filled out in triplicate. An in-depth physical and dental exam awaits me and an interview with a Navy psychologist, plus immunization shots for malaria and small pox. And, regular duty pulled.
Friday night, before I ship out Saturday, I pack. The barracks is quiet, since it’s Liberty Weekend. I slip socks over my boondockers and set my duffle bag on my foot locker. Herm’s on his bunk, his face buried in a pillow, his body jerks.
Herm tells me he’s tried to convince his Dad to rotate crops, charge hunters to hunt pheasants on their land, and that in grade school Herm played football and his Dad was so proud when Herm bulled through the other team for a touchdown, that he clapped him on his back and hugged him and that his Mom cried when she dropped him off at the bus station when he left for Marine Corps boot camp. *** I sleep my way across country on a Greyhound, get off Christmas Eve morning in St. Louis, and call my Sis, hoping she’ll invite me to spend Christmas Day with her family. When she doesn’t, I walk to Union Station and buy a ticket to D.C.
He sits up. His eyes are red, his face swollen. “What’s wrong, Marine?”
“Wanda. Dad busted her rib. Blacked her eye. She quit school and ran off to Sioux Falls to be married.” His face is white as his skivvy top. “If I’d stayed home, he’d have me to beat on not her.”
I dropped Herm a line from the embassy in Teheran, including a stamped, addressed envelope to make his reply easier. One never comes.
“You did what you thought best.” That seemed the right thing to say. “Yer leavin’ makes it worse.”
“You’ll be fine, Marine.” Then I ask, “You read, but can’t write?”
I wonder, whatever happened to Wanda? *** In September 1997 I visited Sioux Falls, South Dakota as a consultant. I found myself in an unfamiliar place with unfamiliar people, a long weekend stretching out before me. A bank of phones lines one wall of the hotel. Out of curiosity, I open a directory. Gerald R. Hermann is listed. Route 3, Vermillion, South Dakota.
“Sign my name is about all. Never figured out ‘rithmetic, neither. That’s why Wanda needs to be educated. So, we stop doin’ stupid things, not just be punchin’ bags for the Old Man.” He sobs again. I say, “Take a break, Marine. Pull on some clothes. Let’s go to the slop chute and make plans. My treat. 104?”
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At the concierge’s desk when I inquire about Vermillion, she calls over a hotel employee. “I go by there twice a day,” he says. “You got a rental?” I nod.
“I’m off at 4. Follow me. I’ll take you right to his gate.” *** A gravel road leads to a white house under a stand of trees. Up close, the ribs of a snow fence punch the gray sky. The yard is weed-grown. The back porch and middle part of the house shows evidence of a fire, the siding sootstained, windows boarded up. A mobile home sits in the shadow of an outbuilding.
I let the medical mistake slide. “You ever marry?”
“Nope. Who’d want a broke down guy like me?” His goofy country laugh is just a memory. He glances toward the trailer. “I’d invite ya in, but ain’t got no furniture. Just a bed, chair, stove, TV.”
“What more do you need?” I tap his shoulder. “I wondered about Wanda. Now I know.”
I drove back to Sioux Falls, stocked up on books, Diet Cokes and Planter’s Peanuts for a week end of reading. It wasn’t so long after all.
A gruff voice answers my knock, “Who’s there?” “Platoon One Sixty-three on the road,” I yell, in my best Drill Instructor’s voice. The door opens a crack. “Who are ya?”
Pete Peterson, Always a Marine!
“A fellow Marine. Peterson. From boot camp. Point Mugu. Remember?” “I ‘member.”
“How you been?”
Did You Notice the make of car Prince Harry drove Meghan Markle to their evening wedding party? It was a 1968 Jaguar “E” Type Roadster. What we didn’t know. It was a unique electric conversion. We get a touch of the past with a hint of the future. It was a North American series with the steering wheel on the left hand side. Is that a clue to whom will be doing the driving in that family?
When I was in the automobile business I wrote a car column for 40 years. Looking back I found an article I wrote in June of 2002…only 16 years ago and I quote, “Have the Big 3 (GM, Ford, & Chrysler) lost the car market? There are 545 car models on the U.S. market and only 198 (36.3%) of them come from the Big Three. In the month of May Ford sold 85,052. Look at it this way, Toyota out sold every domestic brand except Ford. Another 1043 sales and Toyota would have been number one. We Americans have seen cars like the Model T, Chevy Impala, and the Ford Taurus rule the roost. In recent years Toyota Camry and Honda Accord have been the crowing roosters, moving into first place.” All this was back in 2002 and it has only gotten progressively more lopsided. Tesla just got a negative call on the braking capabilities of the Model 3 by Consumers Reports. Elon Musk was able to update deficiency that basically overnight to an acceptable rating. That is new technology at work…truly remarkable. Tesla will also offer a performance version of the Model 3, but with a price increase from $35,000 to $78,000. This performance version goes 0 to 60 in 3.5 seconds with a top speed of 155 mph, and has a 310 mile range on a single charge.
“Not too hot.”
“Sorry to hear that.”
Herm comes down the steps one at a time. “Bad knees,” he says.
He wears heavy boots. Blue jeans with no belt. A checkered shirt with one sleeve rolled-up. A wicked vshaped scar creases his right cheek. His hair is uncombed, thinning, sprinkled with gray. His hand is gnarled and cold when we shake. He points to his hip. “Broke it last month. A drill hammer damn near did me in.”
“Sorry, you were hurt. Other than that, you okay?” “Yeah.” He squints his pale blue eyes. “After ya left for wherever it was . . . : “Teheran.”
“Yeah, Dad came home drunk. Ran over a steer. Lost control. Hit a tree. Split his head open, broke his neck. Froze in his own blood. Mom asked the Marines to let me out. They did. Been here ever since. She died five year ago March. Died hanging out clothes.” “You’ve had some tough luck. How about Wanda? She okay?” “Died. Cat Scratch Fever. Doctors treated her for the flu. That’s wrong to do with Cat Scratch. Left two daughters. Husband Russ remarried. Raised the girls. Lives up ‘round Brookings.”
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Loopholes that allow convicted rapists and human traffickers to walk free before completing their sentences must be closed; criminal use and possession of firearms must be reined in. Thousands of cases of sex trafficking are reported in the U.S. each year. Unfortunately, San Diego County has been identified as a major hub for this despicable criminal enterprise. That’s why I’m supporting legislation that would add human trafficking involving child prostitution and forced prostitution to the list of violent felonies. The bill would also make these crimes a “strike” under the state’s Three Strikes Law. Other bills combating human trafficking would increase court ordered protections for victims, require registration of persons as sex offenders who solicit prostitution from a minor, increase mandates for reporting suspected sexual assault of a child, and provide critical funding to prosecute human trafficking.
I am also supporting legislation to increase prison terms for felons convicted of a second or subsequent offense involving a firearm.
Prison terms would be lengthened to 4, 5 or 6 years in jail from current sentences that range from 16 months to 3 years. I also fully support a budget proposal to increase funding for the Armed Prohibited Persons System (APPS), which tracks felons in order to seize illegally possessed weapons. Currently, the state has a backlog of 10,000 people who illegally possess firearms; last year only 408 weapons were retrieved. The first priority of government is public safety. Convicted felons should not be in possession of firearms, and human traffickers and rapists must always be treated as the violent criminals they are. I am fighting to close these loopholes in current law to increase public safety in our communities.
Minority Floor Leader Marie Waldron, R-Escondido, represents the 75th Assembly District in the California Legislature, which includes the communities of Bonsall, Escondido, Fallbrook, Hidden Meadows, Pala, Palomar Mountain, Pauma Valley, Rainbow, San Marcos, Temecula, Valley Center and Vista.
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Nighttime Zoo. Book a gourmet dinner at the Zoo or raise a toast during an exclusive Brewmaster Dinner at the Safari Park, or treat Dad to a Father’s Day buffet in a wild setting at the Safari Park. For the kids, there are hands-on, jump-in Summer Camp programs.
Escondido Arts Partnership Municipal Gallery June Events – Exhibitions, June 8July 7, Contemporary Realism. Upcoming Art Receiving: Novel Ideas: Books, Print & Pulp, submission days Friday and Saturday, June 15-16, 11am-4pm. Exhibition from July 13th-August 4th; Reception July 14th, at 5:30pm. Extra! Extra! Read All About It: Celebrate words using paper, prints, ink, paint, calligraphy, multimedia and art books. All mediums accepted. Juror: Elaine Antoniuk. Members Only Submission Days, Friday and Saturday, July 20-21, 11am-4pm. Juror: People’s Choice. Contact the EAP Municipal Gallery for 2018 Exhibition Schedule and for numerous Workshops scheduled: Duke Windsor’s Drawing workshops during June and July, including “Art and Gold Leaf ” on June 23, 11:30am-2pm. Introduction to Monotype Printmaking with Artist/Printmaker Julianne Ricksecker on Saturday, July 7th, 12:30-3:30pm. Volunteers always needed and appreciated. Interested in volunteering, send email to email@example.com. Remember the Escondido Certified Farmers Market, every Tuesday, 2:30pm to sunset. The EAP Municipal Gallery is located at 262 E. Grand Ave., Escondido; 760.480.4101; firstname.lastname@example.org. Gallery Hours: Tuesday 11am6pm; Thurs-Sat 11am-4pm. Escondido Senior Travel Trips Coming Up Soon – Reminder of the upcoming trips that have been announced previously: Monday, June 18, Casino Pauma, $10/person; short trip to Casino Pauma to try your luck. Thursday, June 21, 2 Temples in One Day, $87/person; HIS LAI Buddhist Temple in Hacienda Heights; lunch at Golden Corral; then to BAPS SHRI Swaminarayan Mandir Hindu Temple in Chino Hills. Lots of walking and stairs on tours; beautiful grounds and well worth the trip. Wednesday, July 25, Rancho Los Alamitos tour; $71/person. Recently restored and reopened, Rancho Los Alamitos is twice listed on the National Register of Historic Places; fabulous place to experience the living story of So. California. Lunch at King’s Hawaiian Bakery; visit to Wayfarer’s Chapel before heading home. For information and reservations, call 760.745.5414.
A Unique Summer Activity for Kids and Families in San Marcos - “I learned to sew on a sewing machine and I made this!” That’s what hundreds of quilt shops across America and Canada hope to hear from kids age 6-14 in their communities this summer. Local quilt shop proprietors like Sewing Machines Plus in San Marcos are welcoming kids to their shops, June 21 through October 31, by participating in Row by Row Junior. It’s the kids’ version of the widely popular summertime travel event for quilt making fans known as Row by Row Experience. Kids visit shops in person and collect a free sewing pattern designed just for them to make. They’ll find encouragement and be inspired by the colorful, creative world of sewing right in their own hometown. “We want to introduce kids to the intrinsic benefits of learning how to sew,” says Janet Lutz, creator of Row by Row Experience. “Making things on today’s modern sewing machines incorporates all the elements of STEM education in an artful way that builds self-esteem and perseverance.” When offered for the first time in 2017, Row by Row Junior was the largest initiative of its kind ever attempted in the sewing industry. This year, six new patterns and project ideas designed around the theme “Sew Musical” will appeal to kids and their families. “Fostering intergenerational relationships and learning to sew at home is important to the Row by Row Junior program,” says Lutz. Kids will enjoy the uniquely educational experience of visiting the shops. At home, families can find free tutorial support and activities online by visiting www.rowbyrowexperience.com. Contact Deb Donovan, email@example.com or 760.739.8222; Janet Lutz, Founder, Row by Row Experience at info@rowbyrowexperi-
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PHOTO: Have fun with family exploring quilt shops this summer.
San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife Conservancy Has Big News - The Safari Park, through the San Diego Global Wildlife Conservancy, announces that Victoria, one of six female southern white rhinos who live at the Nikita Kahn Rhino Rescue Center at the Safari Park, is pregnant! Victoria is the first rhino in the Zoo Global’s 102-year history to become pregnant through artificial insemination. Though Victoria and her embryo are southern white rhinos, this is huge news for her northern white rhino cousins. Victoria is part of the one-of-akind rescue program to save the northern white rhino: with only 2 left on earth, both of them female, these gentle giants have been poached to the brink of extinction. But we have a plan to bring them back using cutting-edge science and decades of animal care expertise. Victoria’s pregnancy is an important first step, proving the science is working. Victoria is only about 9 weeks along, and rhino pregnancies last 16-18 months. It’s early, the road ahead is long, but it’s exciting to share this wonderful, milestone news. To follow along for news/updates throughout this groundbreaking pregnancy, visit endextinction.org/Victoria. Thanks to all donors who make the work at the Rhino Rescue Center possible. This incredible news is possible because of the generosity and support of these friends who help make miracles happen and bring us one step closer to saving these gentle giants from extinction. Follow along at email@example.com. P.O. Box 120551, San Diego, CA 92112; Phone 619.557.39134.
North County Homeless Summit Update – The Alliance for Regional Solutions has an update on the goals and actions that have come from the Summit. The goals set at the Summit are: Small group discussion of 3-5-year goals, categorized; 1. Create a coordinated outreach plan to connect people to services; 2. Increase housing availability for low income and homeless people and identify alternative sources of funding; 3. Develop a homelessness advocacy and education network for North County to engage city, state, federal reps, law enforcement and the public; 4. Regional approach to reducing entry (and length of homelessness) through prevention and diversion and programs and services; and 5. Develop a coordinated regional “resources guide” and training. Two task forces were formed after the summit. If you are interested in participating on a Task Force, helping with an action item, or have questions, contact the Alliance Collaboration Coordinator, Marylynn McCorkle at 760.529.9979, x216, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Award Presented to Cadet Lorena Recendiz Ramos – The United States Daughters War of 1812 (USD1812), San Diego Chapter president Wanda Prosser, presented an award to Cadet Lorena Recendiz Ramos, San Marco High School AFJROTC, which included a certificate, medal with campaign bar, and a check. In May similar awards were presented to C/MCPO Janis Brehler, Ramona HS NJROTC, C/1st Lt Gabrielle Hermogino, Mira Mesa AFJROTC, and C/2nd Lt Chloe Dietrich, Scripps Ranch AFJROTC. The USD1812 is proud to recognize young people who contribute to their communities by showing leadership skills and striving for academic excellence. The San Diego Chapter serves all of San Diego, Imperial
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Part I -- Jefferson Davis: A Man of Many Faces
He was a West Point graduate, a Mexican-American war hero, a presidential cabinet secretary, son-in-law to a U.S. President, a U.S. senator, a Congressman, and as president of a bogus nation he was accused of treason and imprisoned. Jefferson Davis was all of these and more.
life of a military wife on frontier army posts. Davis's own experience led him to appreciate Taylor's objection, so he arranged for the letter to be sent to the War Department. Against his former commander's wishes, he married Sarah in Louisville, Kentucky.
In August 1835, Jefferson and Sarah traveled south. Their goal was to spend the hot summer months in the countryside away from the river floodplain, for their health, but both of them contracted either malaria or yellow fever. Sarah died at the age of 21, on Sept. 15, 1835, after just three months of marriage. Davis was also severely ill, and his family feared for his life. In the month following Sarah's death, he slowly improved, although he remained weak. In 1844, Davis was sent to the Democrat convention for a third time, and his interest in politics deepened. He was selected as one of six presidential electors for the 1844 presidential election and campaigned effectively throughout Mississippi for the Democrat candidate, James K. Polk. Davis had met Varina Banks Howell, then 18 years old. She was a granddaughter of New Jersey Governor Richard Howell. Within a month of their meeting, the 35-year-old widower asked Varina to marry him. They were married on Feb. 26, 1845.
During this time, Davis was persuaded to become a candidate for the United States House of Representatives and won the election.
In 1846 the Mexican–American War began. Davis raised a volunteer regiment, the 155th Infantry Regiment, becoming its colonel under the command of his former father-in-law, General Zachary Taylor. On July 21 the regiment sailed from New Orleans for Texas.
Born in Fairview, Kentucky on June 3, 1808, Davis was an American politician who served as the only president of the rebel Confederate States from 1861 to 1865. He was a member of the Democratic Party who represented Mississippi in the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives prior to switching allegiance to the Confederacy. He also was the United States Secretary of War from 1853 to 1857, serving under President Franklin Pierce.
After graduating from West Point, Davis served six years as a lieutenant in the United States Army. He fought in the Mexican–American War (1846– 1848), as the colonel of a volunteer regiment. Before the American Civil War, he operated a large cotton plantation in Mississippi and owned as many as 113 slaves. Although he argued in the Senate against secession, he believed states had an unquestionable right to leave the Union. In 1829, after West Point, Davis was stationed at Fort Crawford, Prairie du Chien, Michigan Territory (now Wisconsin). Zachary Taylor, a future President, had assumed command shortly before Davis arrived.
As an ironic side note, during the Black Hawk War, Capt. Abraham Lincoln led an Illinois company for a short time at Fort Crawford. Davis fell in love with Sarah Taylor, daughter of Taylor. Both Sarah and Davis sought Taylor's permission to marry. Taylor refused, as he did not wish his daughter to have the difficult
In September 1846, Davis participated in the Battle of Monterrey, during which he led a successful charge on the La Teneria fort. On Oct. 28, Davis resigned his seat in the House of Representatives. On Feb. 22, 1847, Davis fought bravely at the Battle of Buena Vista and was shot in the foot. In recognition of Davis's bravery and initiative, Zachary Taylor is reputed to have said, "My daughter, sir, was a better judge of men than I was." Honoring Davis's war service, Governor Brown of Mississippi appointed him to the vacant position of U.S. Senator Jesse Speight, a Democrat, who had died on May 1, 1847.
In 1848, Senator Davis proposed and introduced an amendment to the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo that would have annexed most of northeastern Mexico, but it failed on a vote of 44 to 11. Southerners wanted to increase territory held in Mexico as an area for the expansion of slavery. The Pierce administration ended in 1857 after Pierce's loss of the Democratic nomination to James Buchanan. So, Davis ran for the Senate, was elected, and re-entered the Senate on March 4, 1857. As tensions between the North and South began to grow over slavery, Senator Davis became a vocal advocate of states’ rights. NEXT WEEK: Jeff Davis,
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history at its finest and the members took ideas home to consider ways to tell their own stories. Regent Alida Woodward presented Bieck with a certificate. The DAR is open to any female 18 years of age or older who is lineally descended from a patriot who rendered aid or military service in the colonists fight for independence in the American Revolutionary War. Visit www.santamargarita.californiadar.org
DAR Chapter Welcomed New Member The Santa Margarita Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), recently welcomed new member, Chris Castro. Chris joined through her ancestor Jonathan Lee of Massachusetts. Chris joins her sister Pam, niece Cindy and great niece Allison, who were welcomed at the previous month’s meeting. The DAR is open to any female 18 years of age or older who is lineally descended from a patriot who rendered aid or military service in the colonists fight for independence in the American Revolutionary War. Visit www.santamargarita.californiadar.org
Pictured: Cadet Ramos and Mrs. Prosser DAR Chapter Hosted Speaker Marilyn Bieck - The Santa Margarita Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), hosted Marilyn Bieck at a recent chapter meeting. s her love of genealogy
Pictured: l-r: Alida Woodward and Marilyn Bieck and quilting to make treasures for her family. She shared some quilts that she had made. One was of her seven proven patriots, each in their own star. Another was a quilt with houses showing the addresses of the many homes that she has lived in. She has made books for her children and grandchildren with pictures of the quilts and the history of the people that they represent. This is living
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pictured: l-r; Chris, Alida, Pam DAR Chapter Presents Awards to JROTC Students - Alida Woodward, regent of the Santa Margarita Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, presented the DAR JROTC Award to C/Sgt Jennifer Recillas from El Camino High School and C/1st Lt Teresa Kenney from Oceanside High School. Both cadets, chosen for their leadership ability and academic achievements, were presented with a certificate, medal with campaign bar, and a check. The DAR has been recognizing outstanding students in JROTC since 1967. Even if the
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cadets don’t choose to go into the military the program provides them with all of the tools needed to become an educated and productive citizen. The DAR is open to any female 18 years of age or older who is lineally descended from a patriot who rendered aid or military service in the colonists fight for independence in the American Revolutionary War. Visit www.santamargarita.californiadar.org
Above, Jennifer and Alida, below, Teresa and Alida
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CWONC Women Model for San Marcos Senior’s “Mother’s Day Tea” Fashion Show In celebration of Mother’s Day, members of GFWC Contemporary Women of North County (CWONC) served as models for the fashion show held at the San Marcos Senior Center. Tea was served and guests shared a lovely time with family and friends reminiscing life experiences. Visit: www.cwonc.org
Mad Hatter Tea props to create a photo memory. With 23 enticing items, the raffle was an exciting way to honor and share treats with the mothers and families in attendance. From the WAVE and BOOMERS! Tickets, to tea and cookies, the winners were very excited to take home an extra treat. A massage from Mary Kennedy, jewelry, and a Hornblower Cruise were coveted raffle items.
ored Sandy Youngdale for five years of active participation in the club. CWONC welcomes new members and would love to have you join us on the second Monday of each month (except August) at the San Marcos Senior Center, 6-8 PM. Membership is a great way to meet new friends while enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service. Visit: www.cwonc.org, www.gfwc.org and www.cfwc.org.
Sponsors for the event were the Vista Historical Society and Museum, the Military Spouse Association of Camp Pendleton, Fallbrook Vintage Car Club, Starbucks Oceanside, and The Woman’s Club of Vista GFWC. Volunteers for the Blue Star Families Tea included members of The Woman’s Club of Vista: Crystal Gates, Nancy B Jones, Judy Pantazo, Photo: CWONC models, l-r: Sandy Rabago, Cheryl Emily Kjellson, Carolyn Chiriboga, Marilyn Rudoff, Linda Story, Cheryl Prather, Anna Ellenbogen, Joy Stefano, Jeanne Hawkins, Pam Irwin, Arlene Butterman-Cope, Katie Mast, Eleanor Hutchins, Anita Hutchins, Amy Fogo; Girl Scout DeWillie, Jean Smithers. Troop 4371 (recently adopted by The Woman’s Club of Vista); and newlyBlue Star Families Honored at Mother’s crowned Pride of Vista Pageant ladies Jess Pictured l-r: Rebecca Buchen, Sandy Day Tea by Vista Woman’s Club - On Heatherly and Allyce Calloway. Blue Star Youngdale and Marianne Furtado May 12, a Mother’s Day Tea was held in volunteers Laura and Briana Torres rounded Vista to honor Blue Star Families, present Local Woman’s Club Members out the list of volunteers. and past military families. Blue Star Families Volunteer at Creative Youth Art enriches lives and helps military families conExhibit at the Fair - Kids between nect with their communities by providing the ages of 5 and 17 can create free and low-cost events and career developsomething and enter to win awards ment opportunities. Moms and families in the Creative Youth Competitive from all over San Diego County – Art Exhibit at the San Diego Escondido, Oceanside, Vista, San Diego, County Fair. Members of GFWC and El Cajon – arrived decked out in party Contemporary Women of North finery and were greeted with thank-you’s for County (CWONC) volunteer to their service. The celebration was held at the sort/display the art work. This year, Vista Historical Society Museum with a club member, Kathleen King menu including a variety of teas, fruit brought Canine Companions for scones, finger sandwiches, and delectable Independence (CCI) puppy in traindesserts. Flower centerpieces and fancy ing, “Shea II”, to the work party. teacups and saucers added a cheery note to Kathleen is teaching “Shea II” basic the overcast day. Vista Mayor Judy Ritter obedience and including him in joined in the festivities and admired the hats CWONC’s many volunteer projects that moms and daughters enjoyed making PICTURE: Woman’s Club Volunteers: l-r back is a great socialization opportunity with the new Camp Pendleton USO. row: Crystal Gates, Marilyn Rudoff, Emily for this sweet Labrador puppy. Butcher paper, tape, and tissue paper flowers Kjellson, Jess Heatherly, Cheryl Mast Front Row: Visit: www.cwonc.org. became show-stopping chapeaus. Nancy B Jones, Eleanor Hutchins, Anita Hutchins, Judy Pantazo Karen Hinkson-Buck serenaded the guests with graceful harp music and children happiContemporary Women Honors 5-Year ly stepped up at her invitation to try their Member - GFWC Contemporary Women ‘Social Butterfly’ hand at replicating her angelic tones. of North County (CWONC) recently honFamilies enjoyed using the selfie booth with Cont. on Page 11
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polls, such as Reuters and various major newspaper polls and other sources cited in the cover story? Can Mr. Bova furnish us with some national poll statistics which show political correctness to be favorable to the majority of Americans? I suspect we'll not see an answer from Mr. Bova in this regard. Any refusal to believe the unpopularity of political correctness, on this score alone, abundantly discredits Bova having any semblance of fairness and objectivity which he claims to champion. Bova also paints the majority of Americans as being bad people as he says: "Thank God for the constitution which protects the rights of the minority against the tyranny of the majority." Well, Mr. Bova, I happen to believe that the majority of us Americans are not tyrants. I'm sorry, but, I happen to
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More than just a game
The little league season has officially ended in Escondido. Congratulations to the Escondido National Little League Junior Reds team for a winning season. Coach Mike Martello led his team against the Carmel Mountain Junior team to win the City Championship.
A closing ceremony honored all athletes but especially the five young men who have played continuously since t-ball. Way
have more respect and fairness in judging the majority of Americans who happen to reside in this great country of ours. As somewhat of a minority myself (German & Puerto Rican extraction) I refrain from making a "blanket statement" about all Americans as he did.
/s/Maria Contreras and friends, online readers of The Paper, from Newark, New Jersey and Long Island, New York. PC Article
To Lyle E. Davis, publisher/owner/chief editor of The Paper weekly news magazine.
Your article on political correction was the highlight of my day. I've often been made to feel ashamed of being an American. And my
Stella, a 1-year-old Dutch Shepherd/American Staffordshire Terrier mix, is a beautiful girl looking for a loving home to call her own. Stella is a little shy when meeting new people. Her previous owner let us know she is a talented escape artist, so her adopter needs a tall, secure fenced-in yard. Older, respectful children or adults in the home would be best, and everyone in the home must meet Stella prior to adoption. She is treat motivated, which will make it easy to win her attention and help her learn new things. Her adoption fee includes her spay, permanent microchip identification, current vaccinations, 30 days worry free insurance from Trupanion Insurance and a certificate for a free veterinary exam! Stella is available for adoption at San Diego Humane Society’s Escondido Campus at 3450 E Valley Parkway. To learn more about making her part of your family, please call (619) 299-7012.
to go John Capito, Eli Griffin, Collin Matthews, Jonathan Marquez and Miguel Mendoza! These young men earned their Little League jackets and wore them proudly the rest of the day. To round out another great season, ENLL families caravanned to a Lake Elsinore Storm game.
nity spirit. Little League parents and grandparents become friends and keep an eye out for each other’s kids, just the way it should be.
past heritage in this country. And for all the wrong reasons. I've often been afraid to give opinions at work even when asked, because of PC restrictions, especially on discussions of immigration, politics, and everyday law and order. I just wish to thank you, Mr. Lyle E. Davis for your extraordinary weekly news magazine. Your reader fan base is exploding with family, friends, and relatives. We just love you! --
have to be great!
Little League participation has been a truly positive part of our family life. Every season, hundreds of young athletes learn the game of baseball but also develop leadership skills and commu-
From the O' Dell Family, Eric, Donna, Eric, Jr. ,Cherise, Floyd, and our dog, Jasmine, from North County San Diego.
There are two leagues in our city - Escondido American at Jesmond Dene Park and Escondido National at Mountain View Park. I highly encourage making little league a part of your family experience in Escondido.
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Editor’s Note: Well, thank you for the lovely comments. I am particularly pleased that Jasmine, the dog, loves us. If a dog loves you, you just
The Pastor Says . . .
Then I think about preparing the soil, the seed I will need, the actual planting, watering, cultivation, and even harvesting. All this thinking is my inspiration and motivation – first the thought, then the idea, and finally the process and development. There is a link which makes it all possible, the planting of the seed.. That is the miracle which makes it all happen.
Pastor Richard Huls (Retired) PLANT A SEED
Have you ever wondered how great deeds are accomplished? Or for that matter, any deed at all? They begin with a thought. A friend of mine, long ago, shared with me the concept that thoughts are things. I am convinced he was right. The Bible confirms it with the expression, “As a person thinks, so is he.” It is these concepts which have shaped our world. All things begin with a thought, whether ill or good, which, if kept in focus, will produce the result. If we want to change our lives, and indeed the world, it all begins with a thought, then the idea, and finally the deed. I like to think of this process as gardening, a hobby of mine. As I survey the area for my garden, I think of what I want to grow for the season.
The seed is the thought. Within the seed is energy, life, and tremendous potential. Once it is planted and nurtured, it will produce. What is it you want, need, or believe is necessary for a happy and fulfilled life? Plant that seed in your mind, nurture it, and watch it grow. The greatest expression of this experience for good is found in the words of Paul, a Biblical writer, in Philippians Chapter 4, “Finally brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good reputation, dwell or think on these things, ,and practice these things, and God’s peace will be with you.” The only reason my garden grows, is because I plant the seed.
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San Marcos • Mayor Jim Desmond
San Marcos Summer Mini Music Fest planned for June
Summer is here, which means the city’s annual summer concert series is back. To kick things off, don’t miss the San Marcos Summer Mini Music Fest on Saturday, June 30 from 2 to 8 pm at the Wood House Gardens, 1148 Rock Springs Road.
Snacks and soft drinks will be available for purchase. The Friends of San Marcos Parks and Recreation will sponsor a beer and wine garden. Local beers from Stone Brewery, Lost Abbey and more will be available for sale. Early bird tickets are $12 and tickets at the door will be available or $15; children 12 and under are free.
With live music, concessions, an adult beverage garden and free parking, the For ticket sales, sponsorships or more event a wide variety of music including event details, call (760) 744-9000 or classic rock, blues, country and visit contemporary sounds. www.san-marcos.net/specialevents.
Escondido • Mayor Sam Abed
Mayor Sam Abed does not wish to write a weekly column to communicate with his Escondido Constituents via The Paper and its “A Letter from the Mayor” series
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Pictured l-r: Kathleen King, Terry Webb, Linda Broder and “Shea II” DAR Joined Boy Scouts and other Groups to Place Flags on Graves - Members of the Santa Margarita Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), joined Boy Scouts and other groups in placing United States of America flags at the gravesites of United States veterans at Eternal Hills Memorial Park in Oceanside. The rolling hills of the park were awash with the red, white and blue waving in the breeze in honor of our veterans. Let’s remember them, not just on Memorial Day, but everyday throughout the year. Freedom is not free!
Valley Center Cemetery to place United States Flags on the graves of veterans buried there. Participating this year were Wanda Prosser, an Associate member of the chapter; Diane Tuthill; Sharon Healey Bartholomew, regent; Beverly Tikkanen; Dottie Rayhawk; Wendy Zeuschmidt; Carol Curcio; Janet Dancy, along with Jim Roberts and Ron Rayhawk. Honoring these veterans on Memorial Day has become an annual labor of love and respect.
Shred & Recycle Event The City of Vista and EDCO are hosting a Document Shredding event on Saturday, June 9. The event is free to Vista residents and provides the opportunity to safely dispose of confidential paperwork. The event takes place at the Civic Center visitor parking lot (200 Civic Center Drive) from 9 am to Noon. Vista residents can also dispose of other excess paper products and electronic waste at the event. Accepted e-products include: old computer and
Retired Teachers’ Association Meeting The California Retired Teacher’s Association (Cal-RTA) holds monthly Membership Brunches on the third Wednesday of the month. The next meeting is on Wednesday, June 20th, from 10:00am to 11:30am, at Cocina del Charo, 890 W. Valley Parkway, Escondido 92025. The program will feature the musical entertainment of the Cynthia Poole ensemble with "Baroque to Broadway." Cost is $15/person. Guests are welcome. New members receive their first brunch free with paid dues verification from the State. Call 760-5094515 for reservations prior to Monday, June 18th. For further information, visit: https://div63.calrta.org. Cal-RTA’s mission is to protect and advocate for retired and active educators’ pensions and other retirement benefits, and to support education in our communities. Cal-RTA is a multiPicture, l-r: Deirdre Marsac, Mary Catherine faceted organization. Its members Kirby, Jan Erickson, Marianne Waldrop, provide a backbone of volunteer Christine York and Charla Boodry. Not pictured service that keeps local communities strong. In its most recent reporting is Diana Cook. period, members tallied nearly 2.7 DAR Members Placed Flags on Veterans million hours of volunteer service, valued at The Graves in Valley Center - Members of the more than 55 million dollars. Center of the Valley Chapter, Daughters of Association also funded more than the American Revolution (DAR), met at the $600,000 in grants and scholarships.
Vista residents can also take household hazardous waste and ewaste to the Vista facility located at 1145 E. Taylor Street every Saturday (except holiday weekends) from 9 am to 3 pm. Please note you will need to show proof of residency at the HHW facility.
Oceanside • Mayor Peter Weiss
Heritage Village Park Events
For an inexpensive family outing nothing beats packing a picnic lunch and visiting Oceanside’s Heritage Village Park. The quiet little Park is hidden behind San Luis Rey Mission at 230 Peyri Street.
In addition to several historical structures, Heritage Village Park features a large world-class model railroad display that is open on Saturdays from 10 am to 3 pm. Admission is free.
The railroad depicts the coast line from San Diego to Oceanside where
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TV monitors, printers and scanners, cell phones, laptop computers, fax machines, VCR’s, radios, and other miscellaneous computer components. Missed the event?
front of a computer is for real work. You don't drink at home to save money before going to a bar. You read this entire list looking for one sign that doesn't apply to you. Why Dogs Are Better Than Cats
Dogs will tilt their heads and try to understand every word you say. Cats will ignore you and take a nap. Cats look silly on a leash. When you come home from work, your dog will be happy and lick your face. Cats will still be mad at you for leaving in the first place. Dogs will give you unconditional love until the day they die. Cats will make you pay for every mistake you've ever made since the day you were born. A dog knows when you're sad. And he'll try to comfort you. Cats don't care how you feel, as long as you remember where the can opener is. Dogs will bring you your slippers. Cats will drop a dead mouse in your slippers. When you take them for a ride, dogs will sit on the seat next to you. Cats have to have their own private basket, or they won't go at all. Dogs will come when you call them. And they'll be happy. Cats will have someone take a message and get back to you. Dogs will play fetch with you all day long. The only thing cats will play with all day long are small rodents or bugs, preferably ones that look like they're in pain. Dogs will wake you up if the house
miniature versions of several historical buildings have been created including The Top Gun House, 101 Cafe, and Robert’s Cottages along The Strand. Everything is set in the 1950s.
This large state-of-the-art model railroad is the work of the North County Model Railroad Society whose members use their smart phones to control the trains. A second train layout is available where children can run trains like Thomas the Tank Engine to their hearts delight. Did I mention that it’s all free? is on fire. Cats will quietly sneak out the back door. Parking Problem at Church
A few years ago, I caught a story on the radio about a Baptist church that had a problem. It was with the Methodists down the street. Some Baptists were unable to find a space in their own parking lot because members of the nearby Methodist church, which met earlier than the Baptists, got there first. So the Baptist church had a problem. Now, they COULD have towed the Methodist's cars away. Or, they COULD have patrolled their lot Sunday mornings. Or, they COULD have written a letter to the offending church members imploring them to park elsewhere. But they didn't. Instead, they did something else. One Sunday morning they stuck a bumper sticker to every car in the lot -- Baptist and Methodist alike. They all got one. The sticker read: "I'M PROUD TO BE A BAPTIST!" No more problem. •••• What is a calorie?
Calories are the little bastards that get into your wardrobe at night and sew your clothes tighter. MY CLOSET IS INFESTED WITH THE LITTLE BUGGERS! ••••
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The Paper • Page 12 • June 7, 2018 anything bad for America is good for Mother Russia.
Paul & Nome Van Middlesworth, The Computer Factory
www. thecomputerfactory.net "San Diego's Best Computer Store 2017-18" Union Tribune readers poll The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming!
Those in the International community and those who understand these things view the present Trump/Russia collusion investigation with amusement and wonder. They know that with hundreds of millions of dollars invested in their friends, the Clintons, the Russians were bitterly disappointed with the results of the 2016 elections. They are determined not to let it happen again. There is little that occurs in Russia that escapes the all seeing eye of big brother. While Russian “hackers” don’t necessarily work under explicit direction from The Kremlin, their disruptive and criminal activities do receive the tacit approval of the Russia government under the general principal that
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I sent my dog to obedience school, but he got into a fight on the school bus. ••••• What am I supposed to do with this?" grumbled the motorist as the police clerk handed her a receipt for her speeding traffic fine. "Keep it," the clerk advised. "When you get three of them, you get a bicycle."
Hello, old friend. I remember you from long ago. Maybe not the exact time, but the memory is fresh. How I loved you. Now I see you again, right there, stuck between the J and K keys. A tiny morsel of a snack that once was. Too small to accurately identify.
The latest notable Russian Internet mis-adventure has received widespread recent publicity. Known by various names but most commonly as “The Russian Router Hack, (RRH)” it has roused the FBI to ask all Americans to take action. The FBI has asked American computer users with routers (nearly all of us) to step up and help save themselves and the world from Russian spies. It may sound like the plot for a “D” grade movie but it is not. It is potentially serious business. If RRH is allowed to spread it could enable the Russian “bot herders” to access to PCs across the globe creating a powerful “robot” network with millions of PCs and LANs. To date the FBI estimates that up to 500,000 routers worldwide have been hacked. That may sound like a big number when you consider that there are probably 100 million active routers just in the USA. The problem is that while this particular hack is small and was identified fairly early, it has exposed the serious worldwide vulnerability that routers represent.
the “clean up.”
While the immediate threat has been eliminated, the vulnerability still exists. This vulnerability provides potential criminal access to all hard wired or WiFi connected devices including your PC, and all “smart home” security and convenience devices. Abetting this vulnerability are weak router passwords and cheap or older, less secure routers.
The three step approach recommended by the FBI is as follows: 1. Reboot your router by unplugging the power from the 110 volt AC circuit for thirty seconds. 2. Plug router back in, go to router manufacturers website, download latest hardware/software updates. 3. Change router password to a secure password (letters, num-
bers, and symbols) then write it down in keep it where you can find it again.
Remember your router WiFi password only needs to be installed one time on each device (Phone, PC, and tablet) but you do need to know it if you get a new device or when you want to allow a guest to use your WiFi. Many users will be able to successfully execute these steps without help but many won’t. Since it must be done on site, call us if you need help. It can nearly always be accomplished within the one hour we allow for a $60 local home service call. For businesses the charge is $80.
The RRH group responsible for this exploit has been identified as the Kremlin owned “Sofacy group” AKA “Fancy Bear,” the same group that hacked the DNC servers. Last week the FBI discovered and took control of the server that controlled Sofacy’s “botnet.” Now infected networks send information to the FBI instead of Russia. That doesn’t create a warm fuzzy feeling for many users. Rebooting your router will cause the router to “call home” to the now FBI server. The FBI server will send instructions back to your router that will help with
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
The name of the business: Computer & Network Solutions, CNS, located at 466 Theta Gln, Escondido,
This business is registered by
James Phillip Cohen
466 Theta Gln
Escondido, CA. 92025
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2018-9013926 The name of the business: Rye Co, Hamakua Musical Instruments, Venice Rod n Reel, The TWoB, Strong Mountain Creative Studio, Maggie's Garden Home, located at 3478 Hollyberry Trail, Vista, ca. 92084. This business is registered by Ross T. and Robin J. Yamamoto 3478 Hollyberry Trail Vista, Ca. 92084 This business is condcted by a Married Couple. First day of business: 1/01/2018 /s/ Ross T. Yamamoto Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/25/2018 6/07, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9014294 The name of the business: Isally Pro Cleaning, located at 547 N. Elm St., Escondido, CA. 92025. This business is registered by Fernando Mitre and Isaura Fajardo 547 N. Elm St. Escondido, CA. 92025 This business is conducted by a Joint Venture. First day of business: n/a /s/ Fernando Mitre Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/31/2018 6/07, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28/2018
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2018-9013540 The name of the business: Mother Earth Nutrition, located at 208 w. San Marcos Blvd., Ste 105, San Marcos, CA. 92069. This business is registered by Benny Enterprises, Inc. 1100 N. Johnson Ave., Ste 110 El Cajon, CA. 92020 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business: 11/15/15 /s/ Erika Mendoza, Vice President Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/22/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9013113 The name of the business: Senior Pride, located at 1820 Penquito Ct., Vista, CA. 92081 This business is registered by Karen Alanis 1820 Penquito Ct. Vista, CA. 92081 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: n/a. /s/ Karen Alanis Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/17/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018
ABANDONMENT OF USE OF
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9013771 The name of the business: Soft Touch Skin Therapy, located at 1299 E. Pennsylvania Ave., #A, Escondido, Ca. 92027. This business is registered by Amber Letrice Dell 2525 Bear Valley Pkwy Escondido CA. 92027 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: n/a. /s/ Amber Letrice Dell Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/24/2018 6/07, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9014012 The name of the business: Wireless Management Services LLC, located at 907 Tucana Drive San Marcos, Ca. 92078. This business is registered by Wireless Management Services LLC 997 Tucana Drive San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business: 5/21/2018 /s/ Jay N. Inouya, Member Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/29/2018 6/07, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9012552 The name of the business: Swan Nails & Spa, located at 1450 W. Mission Rd., San Marcos, CA. 92069. This business is registered by Swan Nail & Spa LLC 862 Via Barquero San Marcos, CA. 92069 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business: n/a /s/ Sandy Thuy Le Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/10/2018 6/07, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9012053 The name of the business: Anti-DUI Task Force, located at 243 S. Escondido Blvd,#717, Escondido, CA. 92025. This business is registered by Allen Sill Jr. 243 S. Escondido Blvd. #717 Escondido, CA. 92025 This business is conducted by an individual First day of business: 1/17/2018 /s/ Allen Sill Jr. Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/04/2018 6/07, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME
The name of the business: Compadre Mortgage,
located at 380 S. Melrose Dr., Ste 352, Vista, CA.
This business is registered by
MH Loans Corporation
2244 Faraday Ave. Ste 92, Carlsbad, CA. 92008
This business is conducted by a corporation.
First day of business: 6/01/2018
/s/ John Rory Manning, Vice President with
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME #2018-9013296
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME: San Diego Reel Screens,
located at 2313 Summercreek Way, Escondido, CA. 92029..
The Fictitious Business Name referred to above was filed in San Diego
County on 12/30/2015 and assigned File no. 2015-033113, is abandoned by the following regisrants:
Orlando Aldo & Stephanie Faith Lafica 2313 Summercreek Way Escondido, CA. 92029
This business is conducted by a Married Couple.
I declare that all information in this statement is true and cor-
rect. (A registrant who declares as true any material pursuant
to Section 17913 of the Business and Professions code that the
registrant knows to be false is guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by a fine not to exceed one thousand dollars ($1000). crime).
/s/ Stephanie Lafica
This statement was filed with Erneds J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/21/2018. 5/31, 6/07, 6/14 and 6/21/2018
ABANDONMENT OF USE OF
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME #2018-9013295
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME: Lights On SD,
located at 2313 Summercreek Way, Escondido, CA. 92029..
The Fictitious Business Name referred to above was filed in
San Diego County on 9/29/2016 and assigned File no.
2016-023844, is abandoned by the following regisrants:
Orlando Aldo and Stephanie Faith Lafica 2313 Summercreek Way Escondido, CA. 92029
I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct. (A registrant who declares as
true any material pursuant to Section 17913 of the Business and Professions code that the registrant
knows to be false is guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by a fine not to exceed one thousand dollars ($1000). crime).
/s/ Stephanie Lafica
This statement was filed with Erneds J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/21/2018.
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STATEMENT OF ABANDONMENT OF USE OF FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME #2018-9013474 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME: Best Property Management, located at 186 S. Rancho Santa Fe Rd., San Marcos, CA. 92078. The Fictitious Business Name referred to above was filed in San Diego County on 12/9/16 and assigned File no. 2016-031363, is abandoned by the following regisrants: Cole Realty & Mortgage Inc., 186 S. Rancho Santa Fe Rd., San Marcos, CA. 92078. I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct. (A registrant who declares as true any material pursuant to Section 17913 of the Business and Professions code that the registrant knows to be false is guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by a fine not to exceed one thousand dollars ($1000). crime). /s/ Linda Cole, President This statement was filed with Erneds J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/21/2018. 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9013538 The name of the business: Mother Earth Nutrition, located at 10737 Camino Ruiz Dr., Ste 130, San Marcos, CA. 92126 This business is registered by Benny Enterprises, Inc. 1100 N. JohnsonAve., Ste 110 El Cajon, CA. 92020 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business: 11/15/15 /s/ Erika Mendoza, Vice President Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/22/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9013475 The name of the business: Cole & Associates, L. Cole & Associates Mobilhomes & Real Estate, Cole Realty & Mortgage, located at 186 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd., San Marcos, Ca. 92078. This business is registered by Cole Realty & Mortgage, Inc 186 S. Rancho Santa Fe Rd. San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business: 1/1/87 /s/ Linda Cole, President Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/21/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9011122 The name of the business: 123 Express Junk, located at 1678 Country Club Drive, Escondido, CA. 92029 This business is registered by Kanthong Sphabmixay 1678 CountryClubDrive Escondido, Ca. 92029 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: n/a. /s/ Kanthong Sphabmixay Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/25/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018
2018-9012553 The name of the business: Ivy Spa, located at 880 Carlsbad Village Dr., Ste 102, Carlbad, CA. 92008. This business is registered by Waguih Asaad 140 E. El Norte pkwy #68 Escondido, CA. 92026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 5/1/18 /s/ Waguih Asaad Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/10/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9012868 The name of the business: Taste and Sea Cookies, located at 2790 Loker Ave. W. #115, Carlsbad, CA. 92010 This business is registered by Herbert Martinez 26017 Chloe Place Murrieta, CA. 92563 Jenny Garcia Villegas 286 Lustrosos St. Oceanside, Ca. 92057 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business: n/a. /s/ Herbert Martinez Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/16/2018 5/24, 5/31 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9013012 The name of the business: Killer Pizza From Mars, located at 1040 W. El Norte Pkwy, Escondido, CA. 92026. This business is registered by KPFM INc. 1040 W. El Norte Pkwy Escondido, ca 92026 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business: 5/1/06. /s/ David Mizell, President Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/16/2018 5/24, 5/31 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9012871 The name of the business: Skills Estimating, located at 2701 Highland Drive, Carlsbad, CA. 92008. This business is registered by Craig Eugene Wills 2701 Highland Drive Carlsbad, CA. 92008 Richard Ralph Skelton 238 Belize Way Oceanside, CA. 92057 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business: 3/29/18. /s/ Craig Eugene Wills Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/15/2018 5/24, 5/31 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9014024 The name of the business: J. D. Enterprises, located at 9422 W. Lilac Rd., Escondido, CA. 92026. This business is registered by Richard Lee Roll 9422 W. Lilac Rd. Escondido, CA. 92026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 5/15/91 /s/ Richard Lee Roll Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/29/2018 6/07, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28/2018
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2018-9012239 The name of the business: Greenman Tree, located at 950 Arcadia Ave., #54, Vista, CA. 92084. This business is registered by Fausto Mimael Ramirez 950 Arcadia Ave., #54 Vista, CA. 92084 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: n/a. /s/ Fausto Mimael Ramirez Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/08/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9013166 The name of the business: TT Lulu Soaps, Center Septic, located at 30517 Rolling Hills Dr., Valley Center, CA. 92082.. This business is registered by R. W. Brossart Inc. 30517 Rolling Hills Drive Valley Center, CA. 92082 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business: 1/02/02. /s/ Randall Brossart, President Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/18/2018 5/24, 5/31 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9013063 The name of the business: JH Consulting, located at 16520 San Rufo Ct., San Diego, CA. 92127. This business is registered by Jiyao Liu and Hong Dai 16520 San Rufo Ct. San Diego, CA. 92127 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business: n/a. Jiyao Liu Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/17/2018 5/24, 5/31 6/07 & 6/14/2018
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2018-9011130 The name of the business: Wholesale Tube Bending, WTB Muffler and Automotive, located at 257 N. Emerald Dr. #C, Vista, CA. 92083. This business is registered by Jeana Arcis 227 Ardys Pl. Vista, Ca. 92084 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 9/30/08 /s/ Jeana Arcis Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/25/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9012550 The name of the business: AAA Elite Spa, located at 1450 W. Mission Rd. #E, San Marcos, CA. 92069. This business is registered by Ruihong Wu 7141 Sitio Corazon Carlsbad, CA. 92009 Jennifer Li 140 E. El Norte Pkwy #68 Escondido, CA. 92026 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business: 3/15/18 /s/ Jennifer Li Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/10/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9014291 The name of the business: McCoy & Son, located at 3969 Adams St., #D214, Carlsbad, CA. 92008. This business is registered by Martin Ronald McCoy 3969 Adams St. #D214 Carlsbad, CA. 92008 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 5/31/18 /s/ Martin Ronald McCoy Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/31/2018 6/07, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9014172 The name of the business: 2nd Chances, located at 1349 S. Escondido Blvd., Escondido, CA. 92025. This business is registered by Juan Matx Juarez 1530 E. El Norte Pkwy #8 Escondido, CA. 92027 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: n/a. Juan May Juarez Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/30/2018 6/07, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28/2018
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2018-9012296 The name of the business: Anar Party Rentals, located at 1330 Specialty DRive, Suite G, Vista, CA. 92081. This business is registered by APR Event Rentals, Inc. 1330 Specialty Drive, Suite G Vista, CA. 92081 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business: 2/24/15 /s/ Zianya Charco, President Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/8/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9012584 The name of the business: reVessel, located at 1473 Glencrest Dr., San Marcos, CA. 92078. This business is registered by One Equals Three, LLC 1473 Glencrest Dr. San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business: 3/04/2018 /s/ Edward Bell, CoFounder/Manager Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/11/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9012366 The name of the business: Batten Realty & Finance, located at 12555 Oaks No. Dr. #200, San Diego, CA. 92128 This business is registered by Ted William Batten 12555 Oaks No. Dr. #200 San Diego, CA. 92128 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 5/03/2018 /s/ Ted William Batten Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/9/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9012180 The name of the business: Salon Paradigm, located at 205 S. El Camino Real #C, Encinitas, CA. 92024. This business is registered by Salon Paradigm LLC 205 S El Camino Real #C Encinitas, CA. 92024 This business is conducted by Limited Liability Company. First day of business: 11/9/13 /s/ Leticia Portilla Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/7/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9013704 The name of the business: Fourplay, located at 3772 San Ramon Dr., Oceanside, CA. 92067. This business is registered by Tyler Wayne Grimsley 3772 San Ramon Dr. Oceanside, CA. 92067 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: n/a /s/ Tyler Wayne Grimsley Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/23/2018 6/7, 6/14, 6/21 and 6/28/2008
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2018-9012263 The name of the business: Bonnie and Clyde Co., located at 408 S. Freeman Street, Oceanside, CA. 92054. This business is registered by Nicoletta Grippo and Daniel Herliny 408 S. Freeman Street Oceanside, CA. 92054 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business: 5/08/18 /s/ Nicoletta Grippo Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/08/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9012520 The name of the business: A Better Solution In Home Care North County San Diego, located at 5465 Wolverine Terr., Carlsbad, CA. 92010. This business is registered by Chugach LLC 5465 Wolverine Terr. Carlsbad, CA. 92010 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business: n/a /s/ Katherine Phillips, Member Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/10/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9013007 The name of the business: Four Seasons Land Care, located at 975 Linda Vista Dr., San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is registered by Four Seasons Tree Care, Inc. 975 Linda Vista Dr. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business: 5/01/18 /s/ John M. Bostwick COO Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on May 16, 2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018
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#2018-9012693 The name of the business: Juicee Pear, located at 1035 Barsby St., Vista, CA. 92084. This business is registered by Afsan Mohammadi 1035 Barsby St. Vista, CA. 92084 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: n/a. /s/ Afsan Mohammadi Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/14/2018. 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9011417 The name of the business: Handy The Man SD, located at 1119 Wren Glen, Escondido, CA., 92026. This business is registered by Fadi Gergy 1119 Wren Glen Escondido, CA. 92026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 01/01/18 /s/ Fadi Gergy Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/27/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9012121 The name of the business: Crown Heights Publishing, located at 3888 San Ramon Dr., #19, Oceanside, CA. 92057. This business is registered by Noel Andres Alvarez 3888 San Ramon Dr., #19 Oceanside, CA. 92057 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: n/a. /s/ Andres Alvarez N.A.A. Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/07/2018 5/17, 5/24, 5/31 & 6/07/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9012561 The name of the business: Bella Patina Antiques, located at 3137 S. Mission Rd., Fallbrook, Ca. 92028. This business is registered by KLR, LLC 3137 S. Mission Road Fallbrook, CA. 92028 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Comany. First day of business: 05/01/18. /s/ Kenneth R. Zogli, Jr., Member Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/11/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9012125 The name of the business: Beach Blonde Salon, located at 4161 Oceanside, #101, Suite 32, Oceanside, CA. 92056. This business is registered by Carly Jean Trzupek 310 Riverview Way Oceanside, CA. 92057 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 3/31/18 /s/ Carly Jean Trzupek Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/07/2018. 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9012543 The name of the business: Fire and Police MX Racing, located at 3498 Harwich Dr., Carlsbad, ca. 92010. This business is registered by Edward Charles Wilson 3498 Harwich Dr. Carlsbad, CA 92010 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 11/14/89. /s/ Edward Charles Wilson Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/12/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9012728 The name of the business: Mindset Marketing Results, located at 10679 Westview Parkway, San Diego, CA. 92126. This business is registered by Roy L. Landers and Shane Cummiskey 10679 Westview Parkway San Diego, CA. 92126 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business: 05/01/18. /s/ Roy L. Landers Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/14/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9012949 The name of the business: Candi Bee Designs, located at 1259 Hagen Oakes Ct., Escondido, CA. 92026. This business is registered by Brett S. Tumulak and Candice M. Barbour 1259 Hagen Oakes Ct. Escondido, CA. 92026 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business: 05/09/18. /s/ Brett S. Tumulak Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/16/2018 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018
CITY OF SAN MARCOS AMENDMENT TO THE CITY OF SAN MARCOS
TRANSNET LOCAL STREET IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM OF PROJECTS
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on June 12, 2018 a public hearing will be held with respect to the City of San Marcos adopting projects in the 2018 Regional Transportation Improvement Program (RTIP). San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG), as the Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Regional Transportation Planning Agency, is required by state and federal laws to develop and adopt a Regional Transportation Improvement Program (RTIP). The RTIP is a multi-billion dollar, multi-year program of proposed projects for major transportation projects in the San Diego Region. Transportation projects funded with federal, state, TransNet, and the San Diego transportation sales tax program must be included in an approved RTIP. The RTIP covers five fiscal years and incrementally implements San Diego Forward: The Regional Plan, the longrange transportation plan for the San Diego region. The 2018 RTIP covers fiscal years 2019 through 2023. The City of San Marcos recommends programming the 2018 RTIP projects as they are either regionally significant, capacity increasing projects or are projects that are being recommended for TransNet revenues. All projects programmed with TransNet funds meet all the requirements of the TransNet Extension Ordinance and accommodate travel for pedestrians and bicyclists. A complete list of the amendment is available for public review at the City Clerk’s Office at City Hall, 1 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos, CA. Interested persons wishing to express their views will also be given an opportunity to do so at the public hearing, commencing at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard, and will be held at 1 Civic Center Drive in the Council Chambers, San Marcos, California. Written comments prior to the time of the hearing can be submitted to City of San Marcos, 1 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos, CA 92069, Attention: Samantha Byfield, Management Analyst. s/s Matt Little, Deputy City Manager & Public Works Director Phil Scollick, City Clerk, City of San Marcos Dp May 31, 2018 and June 07, 2018
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2018-9012965 The name of the business: Need a Charger, located at 6994 Sandcastle Dr., Carlsbad, CA. 92011. This business is registered by Karolina Hobson 6994 Sandcastle Dr. Carlsbad, CA. 92011 Christa Paarni 29947 Happy Hunter Canyon Lake, CA. 92587 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business: n/a. /s/ Karolina Hobson Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/16/18 5/24, 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018
NOTICE OF I NTENDED DECISION (Administrative)
The Planning Division Manager of the City of San Marcos has considered the proposed project and does intend to APPROVE the Director’s Permit (DP) 170030 on June 18, 2018. Project No.: D P 1 7 0030 Applicant: Nicole Britvar, G3Kids Request: A Director's Permit to operate an Instruction Personal Services (“gymnastics studio”) facility in an 8,500 square foot suite at an existing industrial building located in the Transitional (C&I/MU-3) Zone of the Business and Industrial District. A previous notice of intended decision was distributed for this project but the decision did not occur as scheduled. As a result and in accordance with State and local law, this notice is being redistributed with an updated decision date, at the cost of the applicant. Environmental Determination: Categorically Exempt (EX 18004) pursuant to Section 15301 Class 1 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR), in that the project proposes to use an 8,500 square foot portion of an existing building, in an urbanized area of the City with adequate public services to support the project. Location of Property: 1370 W. San Marcos Blvd., Suite 100, more particularly described as Parcel B of parcel map 18591, recorded on Dec. 01, 2000 under document number 2000-0654306 in the City of San Marcos, County of San Diego, State of California, filed in the Office of the County Recorder of San Diego County. Assessor’s Parcel Number: 219-210-38-00. Further information about this notice can be obtained from Associate Planner Sean del Solar, AICP, at 760-744-1050 extension 3223, or email@example.com. NOTICE: Any interested person may appeal the decision of the Planning Division Manager to the Planning Commission provided the appeal fee is paid ($20 for residents; $1,155 for non-residents) and a written appeal is submitted to the Planning Division Secretary within ten (10) calendar days of the date of the decision (due no later than 5:30 PM on June 28, 2018). The written appeal should specify the reasons for the appeal and the grounds upon which the appeal is based. The City’s Planning Commission will then consider the filed appeal(s) at a later public hearing. The Planning Division can be contacted at 760-744-1050, extension 3233 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The City of San Marcos is committed to making its programs, services and activities accessible to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to participate in any City program, service or activity, please contact the City Clerk’s office at 1 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos CA 92069, or call 760744-1050, extension 3145. Phil Scollick, City Clerk, City of San Marcos. PD: 06/07/18.
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#2018-9012932 The name of the business: San Diego Rain Gutters, San Diego Continuous Gutters, Rain Gutters of San Diego, San Diego Copper Gutters, San Diego Gutter Company, San Diego Quality Rain Gutters, San Diego Rain Gutter Installation, San Diego Roof Gutters, San Diego Seamless, San Diego Seamless Aluminum Rain Gutters, San Diego Seamless Gutters, SD Rain Gutters, Seamless Rain Gutters of San Diego, located at 1070-C Commerce St. San Marcos, CA. 92078. This business is registered by San Diego Rain Gutters, Inc. 1070-C Commerce St. San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business: 5/31/13. /s/ William F Michalek, President Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/16/18 5/31, 6/07, 6/14 & 6/21/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9013697 The name of the business: Simplecore Technologies, located at 832 Via La Venta, San Marcos, CA 92069. This business is registered by Dale Anthony Pingol Pena 832 Via La Venta San Marcos, CA. 92069 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 5/18/2018 /s/ Dale Anthony Pingol Pena Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/23/18 5/31, 6/07, 6/14 & 6/21/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9013283 The name of the business: Crown Jewel Copyediting, located at 4093 Galbar St., Oceanside, CA. 92056. This business is registered by Shirley Ann Reynolds 4093 Galbar St. Oceanside, CA 92056 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: n/a /s/ Shirley Ann Reynolds Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/18/18 5/31, 6/07, 6/14 & 6/21/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
#2018-9013466 The name of the business: Xtreme Cleaning Services, located at 2700 E. Valley Pkwy, #227, Escondido, CA. 92027. This business is registered by Rosa Cassino Ramirez 2700 E. Valley Pkwy #227 Escondido, Ca. 92027 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 6/9/2011 /s/ Rosa Cassino Ramirez Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/21/18 5/31, 6/07, 6/14 & 6/21/2018
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2018-00025133-CU-PT-NC TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Andre De Philippis and Michelle Smith filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present name: Brady Raymond Smith to Proposed name Brady Raymond De Philippis. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter shall appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of name should not be granted. Any person objecting to the name changes described above must file a written objections that includes the reasons for the objection at least two court days before the matter is scheduled to be heard and must appear at the hearing to show cause why the petition should not be granted. If no written objection is timely filed, the court may grant the petition without a hearing. NOTICE OF HEARING: Date: July 10, 2018, 8:30a.m., Department 26. The address of the court is: 325 S. Melrose, Vista, CA. 92081. A copy of the Order to Show Cause shall be published at least once each week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in the following newspaper of general circulation, printed in this county: San Marcos News Reporter, dba, The Paper, 845 W. San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, Ca. 92078. Dated 5/22/2018. /s/Robert Dahlquist, Judge of the Superior Court 5/31, 6/07, 6/14 & 6/21/2018 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT
2018-9013496 The name of the business: Urban Crafts, located at 2426 Auto Parkway, Suite B Escondido, CA. 92029. This business is registered by Michael Fredericks 2103 Acker Way Escondido, CA. 92027 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business: 5/08/18 /s/ Michael Fredericks Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on May 22, 2018. 5/31, 6/07, 6/14 and 6/21/2018
NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE OF BERNARD GOMBERG Case No. 37-2018-00025599 PR-PW-CTL
To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate or both, of Bernard Gomberg. A Petition for Probate has been filed by Richard M. Gomberg in the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, 1100 Union St., San Diego, Ca., 92101, Central Division. The Petition for Probate requests that Richard M. Gomberg be appointed as personal representatives to administer the estate of the decedent. The petition rquests the decedent’s will and codicils, if any, be admitted to probate. The will and any codicils are available for examination in the file kept by the court. The petition requests authority to administer the estate under the Independent Administration of Estates Act. (This authority will allow the personal repreesentative to take many actions without obtaining court approval. Before taking certain very important actions, however, the personal representattive will be required to give notice to interested persons unless they have waived notice or consented to the proposed actions.) The independent administration authority will be granted unless an interested person files an objection to the petition and shows good cause why the court should not grant the authority. A hearing on the petition will be held in this court as follows: Date: 6/28/2018 Time: 1:30 p.m . Dept: 503 Address of court: Same as noted above. If you object to the granting of the petition, you should appear at the hearing and state your objections or file written objections with the court before the hearing. Your appearance may be in person or by your attorney. If you are a creditor or a contingent creditor of the decedent, you must file your claim with the court and mail a copy to the personal representative appointed by the court within the later of either (1) four months from the date of first issuance of letters to a general personal representative, as defined in Section 58(b) of the California Probate Code, or (2) 60 days from the date of mailing or personal delivery to you of a notice under section 9052 of the California Probate Code. Other California statues and legal authority may affect your rights as a creditor. You may want to consult with an attorney knowledgeable in California law. You may examine the file kept by the court. If you are a peson interested in the estate, you may file with the court a Request for Special Notice (form DE-154) of the filing of an inventory and appraisal of estate assets or of any petition or account as provided in Probate Code section 1250. A Request for Special Notice form is available from the court clerk. Attorney for petitioner: J. Mark McNeill Esq. 16885 W. Bernardo Dr., Ste 325 San Diego, CA. 92127 858-613-2970 5/31, 6/07 & 6/14/2018
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2018-9013904 The name of the business: Ocean Hills Remodeling Inc: OHR, located at 839 Rose Drive, Vista, Ca. 92083. This business is registered by Gilbert Sanchez Construction, Inc. 839 Rose Drive Vista, CA. 92083 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business: 1/1/18. /s/ Gilbert Sanchez, CEO Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., C o u n t y Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/25/18 5/31, 6/07, 6/14 & 6/21/2018
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