June 20, 2019
Volume 49 - No. 25
By Tom Morrow
Air travel today often is less enjoyable and far more hectic than in “the old days.” Once upon a time there was an air carrier that had a reputation of being “the fun airline” – the “World’s Friendliest Airline” and, it was.
San Diego-based Pacific Southwest Airlines, affectionately known to Californians The Paper - 760.747.7119
simply as “PSA,” operated from 1949 to 1988. In its early years it was an “intra-state” carrier – meaning all destination cities were within the state of California. Kenny Friedkin founded PSA in 1949, with a $1,000 monthly lease of one Douglas DC-3. This lone 1935-era two-engine plane made a weekly round-trip flight from San Diego to Oakland, with a stop-over in
Burbank. At first reservations were taken from San Diego by using a World War II surplus latrine, refitted as a ticket office. Friedkin was born in New York City during World War I. He and his parents moved to Kansas, and later San Diego, California. He got interested in aviation after he saw an air show in San Diego at the age of 8. Friedkin obtained his pilot
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license at the age of 17. In 1945, he opened a flight school called the Plosser-Friedkin School (later named the Friedkin School of Aeronautics). The parent company to the school was Friedkin Aeronautics Inc. But, the school was not making enough profit, so he tried numerous business methods from aerial fish delivery to banner-towing with the help of his comrades J. Floyd Andrews
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and Bill Shimp.
Friedkin tried to build a charter airline called Friedkin Airlines, which flew between San Diego and El Centro, but it was a failure. Using the lessons learned from that abortive attempt and receiving advice from a travel agent, Friedkin and his wife, Jean, created Pacific Southwest Airlines. The airline was a huge success, and gave Friedkin Aeronautics Inc. a profit.
In 1951, PSA began flying into San Francisco International Airport, and by 1955, the young airline had two Douglas DC-4, four-engine planes purchased from the long ago, almost forgotten Capital Airlines. The DC-4 was the stalwart aircraft carrying coal, food, clothing during the “Berlin Airlift” when the German city was cut off from the West by the Soviet Union.
PSA, ever the airline of innovation, painted black-lined boxes around the DC-4 windows to make the aircraft appear more like the newer, advanced
Give Us This Day Our Daily Chuckle This week, a compendium of wit, wisdom and neat stuff you can tell at parties. Enjoy! Redneck Engineer Exam
I, for one, am sick and tired of hearing about how dumb people are in the South, and I challenge any so-called "smart " Yankee to take this exam:
1. Calculate the smallest limb diameter on a persimmon tree that will support a 10 pound possum.
2. Which of these cars will rust out the quickest when placed on blocks in your front yard? (A) '65 Ford Fairlane (B) '69 Chevrolet Chevelle (C) '64 Pontiac GTO
3. If your uncle builds a still which operates at a capacity of 20 gallons of shine produced per hour, how many car radiators are required to condense the product?
4. A woodcutter has a chainsaw which operates at 2700 RPM. The density of the pine trees in the plot to be harvested
In January 1958, it scheduled 37 DC-4s a week Burbank to San Francisco (29 of which originated in San Diego) and four nonstop flights San Diego to San Francisco; the fare from Burbank to San Francisco was $9.99. United Airlines, Western Airlines and TWA at that time were operating a combined total of 241 nonstop flights each week from Los Angeles to San Francisco with 49 flights a week being operated from Burbank to San Francisco. About half of these flights operated by the competition were First Class only ($22.05); the rest carried coach passengers for $13.50 (all fares operated by interstate air carriers were subject to 10 percent federal tax.) Later in 1958 PSA shifted some flights from Burbank to Los Angeles International Airport; that year it carried 296,000 passengers. In late 1959 PSA began flying Lockheed L-188 Electra turboprops configured with 92 seats and a six-seat lounge, replacing 70-seat DC-4s. Boeing 727-114s, Boeing 727214s, and Boeing 737-214s. is 470 per acre. The plot is 2.3 acres in size. The average tree diameter is 14 inches. How many Budweiser’s will be drunk before the trees are cut down?
5. A front porch is constructed of 2x8 pine on 24-inch centers with a field rock foundation. The span is 8 feet and the porch length is 16 feet. The porch floor is 1-inch rough sawn pine. When the porch collapses, how many dogs will be killed? 6. A man owns a Georgia house and 3.7 acres of land in a hollow with an average slope of 15%. The man has five children. Can each of his grown children place a mobile home on the man's land and still have enough property for their electric appliances to sit out front?
7. A 2-ton truck is overloaded and proceeding 900 yards down a steep slope on a secondary road at 45 MPH. The brakes fail. Given average traffic conditions on secondary roads, what is the probability that it will strike a vehicle with a muffler?
8. With a gene pool reduction of 7.5% per generation, how long will it take a town which has been bypassed by the Interstate to breed a country-western singer?
I betcha thought that this test was gonna be an easy one, didn't ya? It's okay if y'all didn't do all that well. Just goes to show ya there's a whole heap of things that big city book-learning don't prepare ya for in this life.
As an added bonus for taking the "RED NECK CHALLENGE", here's some southerly advice that may come in handy down the road a piece.... Next time you are too drunk to drive,
By the 1960s, PSA had grown into a fleet of Lockheed L-188 Electras on the San Diego-San Francisco route; later during that same decade the Electras were replaced with the faster and larger Boeing 727s and 737s. In 1962, Friedkin died at the age of 47 of a cerebral hemorrhage. His wife, Jean, died the following year. By the 1970s, PSA expanded its service to Sacramento, San Jose, Long Beach, and Ontario. By 1980, it was operating a hub at Los Angeles International Airport.
In 1966 through 1970, McDonnell Douglas DC-9-30s replaced the Electras. By May 1965, 103 Electras a week were flying from Los Angeles to San Francisco, 32 a week from Los Angeles to Oakland, 34 a week from Burbank to San Francisco and 5 a week from San Diego to San Francisco. En route flying time between Los Angeles and San Francisco was scheduled for 60 minutes while BurbankSan Francisco was 55 minutes. In 1966 PSA started flying to San Jose, and in 1967 to Sacramento Executive Airport;
walk to the nearest pizza shop and place an order. When they go to deliver it, catch a ride home with them. Now that’s smart! For some special friends of mine from Oklahoma: Add to this a comment overheard by an Oklahoma friend, who said the best thing about visiting Rome was seeing the Sixteenth Chapel.
Some years back, I saw an Oklahoma football player being interviewed by a sportscaster make this statement: “If it were not for football, I would not be playing football today”………. A Teacher’s Story . . .
by an Anonymous 2nd grade teacher.
I've been teaching now for about fifteen years. I have two kids myself, but the best birth story I know is the one I saw in my own second grade classroom a few years back. When I was a kid, I loved show-andtell. So I always have a few sessions with my students. It helps them get over shyness and usually, show-andtell is pretty tame. Kids bring in pet turtles, model airplanes, pictures of fish they catch, stuff like that. And I never, ever place any boundaries or limitations on them. If they want to lug it in to school and talk about it, they're welcome. Well, one day this little girl, Erica, a very bright, very outgoing kid, takes her turn and waddles up to the front of the class with a pillow stuffed under her sweater.
She holds up a snapshot of an infant. 'This is Luke, my baby brother, and I'm going to tell you about his birthday.'
later that year PSA and other airlines moved to the new Sacramento International Airport. Ontario was added in 1968 and Long Beach, Fresno and Stockton in 1971-72.
In the Los Angeles Times’ news section “Opinion L.A,” the newspaper called PSA "practically the unofficial flag carrier airline of California for almost 40 years,” was the first large discount airline in the United States. It was called "The World's Friendliest Airline.” Accordingly, the company painted a big smile on the nose of all its airplanes, dubbing them the “PSA Grinning Birds.”
Starting in 1974 PSA briefly operated several wide-body Lockheed L-1011 TriStar jetliners for two years before deeming them unprofitable and parking them. PSA's L-1011-1s were unique in having lower deck seating. The L-1011s flew intrastate routings of Los Angeles-San Francisco, Los Angeles-San Francisco-Sacramento and San The Smiling Airline Cont. on Page 3
'First, Mom and Dad made him as a symbol of their love, and then Dad put a seed in my Mom's stomach, and Luke grew in there. He ate for nine months through an umbrella cord.' She's standing there with her hands on the pillow, and I'm trying not to laugh and wishing I had my camcorder with me. The kids are watching her in amazement. 'Then, about two Saturdays ago, my Mom starts going, 'Oh, Oh, Oh, Oh!' Erica puts a hand behind her back and groans. 'She walked around the house for, like an hour, 'Oh, oh, oh!' (Now this kid is doing a hysterical duck walk and groaning.)
'My Dad called the middle wife. She delivers babies, but she doesn't have a sign on the car like the Domino's man. They got my Mom to lie down in bed like this.' (Then Erica lies down with her back against the wall.) 'And then, pop! My Mom had this bag of water she kept in there in case he got thirsty, and it just blew up and spilled all over the bed, like psshhheew!' (This kid has her legs spread with her little hands miming water flowing away. It was too much!) 'Then the middle wife starts saying 'push, push,' and 'breathe, breathe.
They started counting, but never even got past ten. Then, all of a sudden, out comes my brother. He was covered in yucky stuff that they all said it was from Mom's play-center, so there must be a lot of toys inside there. When he got out, the middle wife spanked him
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Concert Artists Series in Washington, DC. Nathan has already been heard with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra on NPR’s From the Top, and he shared the stage with Jean-Yves Thibaudet and Lang Lang on the Seattle Symphony’s Gala Evening. Tickets for the show are $35-$55. Get more information about this show including his program and purchase tickets here http://artcenter.org/event/nathan-lee/.
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hree Concerts Coming to CCAE This Weekend – For information about California Center for the Arts, Escondido’s other programs, times and tickets, visit http://artcenter.org. Tickets are also on sale at the Center’s ticket office at 340 N. Escondido Blvd, Escondido 92025, or by calling 800.988.4253. The ticket office is open Tuesday-Saturday 12-6pm, and Sunday 12-5pm. Follow CCAE on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter by searching for TheCCAE.
1. Young Artist Phenom To Perform; Seattle-area pianist, Nathan Lee will be performing for one-afternoon only at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido, on Sunday, June 23rd at 3:30pm in the Center Theater. Nathan Lee began playing the piano at the age of six and made his orchestral debut at age of nine. At the age of 15, Nathan Lee won First Prize in the 2016 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, and 14 special prizes. Recent engagements this season include his Kennedy Center debut on the 39th Young
The Smiling Airline Cont. from Page 2 Diego-Los Angeles-San Francisco. PSA was the only intrastate airline in the U.S. ever to operate wide body jetliners. PSA’s Lockheed Electra propjets returned in 1975 for flights in order to better-serve the somewhat short runway into Lake Tahoe with this service then being discontinued in 1979.
The Lake Tahoe Airport, located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, did not allow scheduled airline jet operations until the 1980s although Pacific Air Lines briefly operated Boeing 727-100s into Lake Tahoe in 1966. PSA never again served Lake Tahoe after retiring its Electras.
Airline deregulation changed the playing field for the nation’s air carriers, especially for PSA. The San Diego-based airline changed from an “intrastate” carrier to an “interstate,” expanding its destinations to Reno, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, Tucson, and Albuquerque. Later the route system was expanded even further to Portland, Bend, and
2. Multi-Generational Cuban Band Performs at CCAE; On Sunday, June 23, straight out of Havana, Cuba, comes Orquesta Akokan to perform for one-night only at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido, at 5:00pm in the Lyric Court. Orquesta Akokan is a blazing ensemble of deeply soulful mambo, reminiscent of the 1940’s and 50’s. Orquesta Akokan made their US debut in July 2018, including a date at Lincoln Center, and will continue to tour internationally. Tickets for the show are $15-$50. For more information about this show and to purchase tickets, visit http://artcenter.org/event/orquestaakokan/.
3. Boogie Woogie Styling Invades the CCAE in this week’s new Summer Music Series on Friday, June 21st, with Sue Palmer & Her Motel Swing Orchestra, starting at 7pm in the Lyric Court. Sue has been making her mark with her high energy band and her flashy boogie woogie stylings. She has won numerous San Diego Music Awards for her albums and bands, and has been honored by her city for her cultural contributions by having a day named after her one year. Get more information about her performance at http://artcenter.org/event/hidden-citysounds-sue-palmer-her-motel-swingorchestra/. Join CCAE weekly on Fridays for the Summer Music Series, Hidden City Sounds: the Center’s brand new FREE series from now to October 4th in the Lyric Court. Enjoy a different genre of live music each week along with DJs, food trucks, inflatables, and a cash bar. See the full lineup at http://artcenter.org/events/category/hidden-city-sounds-2/.
Medford, Oregon, and on north to Seattle and Bellingham, Washington. The intra-state strategy had avoided the steep costs from federal regulation. This business plan later served as the model for Texas-based Southwest Airlines, doing in the Lone Star State what PSA had done in California. Following the Airline Deregulation Act of 1978, PSA expanded to other destinations, eventually operated international service to Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlán, and Puerto Vallarta in Mexico.
An intense airfare war ensued among PSA, Air California, Western Airlines, and United Airlines, with no apparent winner. PSA began to expand beyond its reach with hotels and a number of other non-aviation ventures, overlooking “what brought ‘em to the dance,” that made the airline quite successful – that of serving the North American West.
With no apparent winner in the airfare war, Western Airlines merged with Delta, and AirCal was purchased by American Airlines. An hour after the AirCal-American merger was
Travel Club Meeting The Carlsbad/North County Travel Club will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, June 25th at 4pm in Swami's Restaurant, 1506 Encinitas Blvd., corner El Camino (Trader Joe's Center). The program will include a presentation on the various train trips in several countries including, USA, Canada, Europe, Africa and Asia. Travel by train for train enthusiasts as well as travelers who enjoy relaxing on a train while going to new places. Updates on latest discount travel offers will also be given. All interested travelers are welcome. There is no fee to join the club. For reservations or information - 760-603-8030.
“Gospel of Harmony” Concert - The Pacific Belles Chorus invites you to attend our 2nd annual “Gospel of Harmony" Show, June 29, at 1pm, at the Trinity Episcopal Church, 845 Chestnut Street (at 9th Ave.), Escondido (new venue). The Pacific Belles will combine the basics of American music for a gospel and patriotic concert sung barbershop-style in 4 part a cappella harmony. The recipient of PBC's annual music scholarship will be introduced and perform during the show. Admission with a $10 donation. For more information, call 760-533-8151 (Joan) or check the website at www.pacificbelleschorus.org.
What’s Up Downtown Oceanside - June 22nd, Write On, Oceanside! Literary Festival, Civic Center Library, attend the free Write On, from 1-5pm and hear a panel discussion on various publishing processes. Mix and mingle with North County’s eclectic writing community at the Local Writers’ Showcase, stay for the Writers’ Open Mic to hear 5-minute bits from local writers of all ages. Contest winners announced during Open Mic session. Oceanside Independence Parade on Saturday, June 29th at 10am, Coast Highway from Wisconsin Avenue north to Civic Center Drive, just past City Hall. Concert in the Park: the Greg Douglass Band, on June 21, at Rancho Del Oro Park, starting at 5pm. Bring blanket or beach chair; food/drink vendors will be on site. Free Show, June 21st, at 9pm at Pourhouse; In Your Neighborhood with Lou Niles. Now open in downtown Oceanside, Coomber Craft Wines, Urban Winery and Tasting Rooms, 611 Mission Avenue. Cool Zones: Search by ZIP code to see Oceanside’s four Cool Zones, set up in locations open to the public; places where senior citizens, people with special needs and the general public can escape mid-day summer heat and reduce their air conditioning use. For more information, contact MainStreet Oceanside at 760.754.4512, www.mainstreetoceanside.com, or 701 Mission Avenue, Oceanside 92054.
Home Firearm Safety/Basic Handgun Class – A monthly 4-hour familiarization and safety class is offered for anyone anticipating the purchase of, or who already owns, a handgun. The class will be held from 10:00am to 2:00pm Sunday, July 7, at the shooting range located east of Lake Wohlford, 16525 Guejito Road. Participants learn the basics of handguns, home firearm safety and responsibility of firearm ownership. Handguns and ammunition are provided for those who do not own any but participants are encouraged to bring their own handgun and ammunition if they own one. Cost is $60.00. Register at 760-746-2868.
announced, the coveting eyes at USAir agreed to purchase PSA. However, by 1988, the PSA flag and routes had disintegrated into USAir’s system; PSA’s San Diego repair and office facilities were abandoned with equipment and operations moved to USAir’s east coast hubs, thus erasing San Diego’s original “hometown airline” from the skies.
name to US Airways. In 2005, after its second bankruptcy filing, the Phoenix-based America West Airlines acquired US Airways, continuing with the AWA name until it merged with American Airlines in 2013, making the latter giant carrier the world’s largest. It was as if PSA had never existed. But it did and in this hectic day of air travel, PSA has been sorely missed ever since.
In 1986, PSA’s expanded into USAir. That Pittsburgh-based air carrier wanted the lucrative California routes. The Eastern carrier set about buying San Diego’s airline. In 1986, PSA became the first of two airlines that were bought, or merged, into what was then USAir, followed by Piedmont Airlines in 1987. It was the beginning of a series of take-over musical chairs that ended up being one giant carrier. By some observers, the purchase of PSA by USAir was a result of “overreach. The airline was involved in too competitive markets beyond California and no doubt helped lead to the airlines’ demise. The PSA acquisition by USAir was completed in 1988. In 1997, the airline changed its
Cowboy Jack Band to Perform at Fallbrook Library - On Thursday, July 18th, from 7-8pm, the Cowboy Jack Band will perform at the Fallbrook Library. This is a free concert for the Fallbrook Library Music Series, 124 S. Mission Rd., Fallbrook, 92028. For more information, v i s i t https://www.facebook.com/events/444255 959727105/, www.hankshow.com, 760.731.4650, or firstname.lastname@example.org. San Diego County McDonald’s to Hire 600 Employees this Summer – McDonald’s and its independent fran-
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With the merging of PSA into USAir, the 1980s and ‘90s those two decades became an era of musical chairs in the sky. While it appeared PSA was gone, in a way it continued. In November 1995, the PSA name was given by US Airway to Jetstream International Airlines, reportedly a one-plane operation that seldom flew. The “new” PSA Airlines came into existence so that US Airways could “preserve” the once proud PSA trademark it had purchased. US Airways had acquired Jetstream International in 1987, when it was a subsidiary of Piedmont Airlines. PSA Still Exists
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The Paper • Page 4 • June 20, 2019 Police Department Seeks Public’s Help to Locate Potential Victims of Sexual Assault
Investigators at the City of Carlsbad Police Department are asking for the public’s help to find any additional potential victims of sexual assault.
had been reportedly sexually assaulted by Mr. Fangman. There are currently 3 victims and investigators think there may be more.
39 violations for failure to prove valid cooperative agreement with a public or private shelter.
Fangman was booked into the Vista Detention Facility. His bail is set at one million dollars.
Each of the 102 violations/citations carries a penalty of $500, making a total of $51,000 in fines assessed for not complying with the requirements of AB 485.
Anyone who has been a victim or has information is asked to contact the Police Department’s tip line TipLine@CarlsbadCA.gov or 760931-3819.
The investigation is ongoing.
For more information Sergeant Reid Shipley, 760-9312156
Escondido Pet Stores Cited For Violation of Law
On June 7 at 8:23 a.m., officers from the City of Carlsbad Police Department arrested 47-year-old Michael Fangman of Carlsbad. Fangman was arrested for the sexual assault of a 16-year-old female juvenile. Fangman was arrested at his Carlsbad residence. The investigation began on March 18, when the juvenile reported to the Police Department that she had been sexually assaulted by Fangman. Fangman and the victim met online. During the investigation, detectives discovered additional females who
San Diego Humane Society’s Humane Law Enforcement discovered local pet stores were in violation of AB485, California’s ban on the retail sale of dogs, cats and rabbits. During a sweep of the pet stores within San Diego Humane Society’s jurisdiction on Wednesday. June 12, humane officers found violations of the cooperative agreement and issued a total of 102 citations. The cooperative agreement calls for pet stores to only sell dogs, cats and rabbits from an animal shelter or a rescue organization. Results of Compliance Inspections:
Broadway Puppies on 840 N. Broadway, Escondido was issued
Absolutely LOVED the experience - particularly the Amtrak train ride up and back.
Amtrak gets high marks for being a delight to work with. Their automated reservation system works like a charm. We had occasion to talk to a real live human being and she was so helpful I've decided I want to adopt her.
Man About Town
Time was when a ride on a train meant a constant sound of 'clicketyclack, clickety, clack . . " No more.
Today, when you board an Amtrak you hear, at most, a quiet whisper of 'whoosh.' And the train moves out smartly, on time, and offers air conditioned comfort.
We decided to take a break from the daily humdrum of life . . . and from the pressures of answering phones, (many of which are those accursed 'robo-calls' - of making phone calls, of making sales calls, of writing, of planning, of dealing with a half dozen issues. It was just time to getaway for a bit. So we called Amtrak and booked a round trip from Oceanside to San
We made the reservations and received the boarding passes via email. We boarded Amtrak in Oceanside at 10:40am.
Piece of cake. Parking (free) adjacent to the depot. Train was on time, whisper quiet upon arrival and upon departure. Window seats with views of the ocean going up and coming back.
It seemed like about a minute and we were already at San Clemente! Another minute and we were in San Juan Capistrano. In fact, we had been visiting with a young lady who had to remind us . . ."you'd better get moving. This is your stop." She was right. We were there already! 11:15am! 35 minutes! No traffic jams, no delays, friendly passengers with which to visit, lovely views. I had almost booked business class but then thought . . . "wait a minute.
Bark Avenue on 200 E. Via Rancho Parkway, Escondido was issued 38 violations for failure to prove valid cooperative agreement with a public or private shelter.
Andrea Cunningham, a local activist supporting dogs and antipuppy mill lobbyist said: “There is NO legitimate rescue on the planet, charging thousands of dollars for "adoption fees" - with "easy monthly payment" financing! Legitimate rescues also DO NOT adopt out ANY animal that is NOT spayed or neutered - because THAT would be a violation of already existing state law that pre-dates AB 485!
Best thing to do - stay AWAY! Next best thing to do - contact the Escondido City Councilmember in your District, to make your voice on this issue heard!
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(760) 747-7119 Business class? For a 35 minute ride? That doesn't make sense. We'll go coach." I enjoyed the trip so much I'd like to do it again, only this time maybe to Santa Barbara (where we used to live) or to San Luis Obispo. On a longer trip I'll book business class, put on my 'uppity clothes' (which means long pants (maybe) instead of my traditional tennis or walking shorts). Bloody Mary's, Wine, Beer, sandwiches, all the comforts of the good life. And, of course, the beautiful scenery en route up and back.
Let me urge anyone who lives in the San Diego County area to seriously consider a day trip to San Juan Capistrano. Relaxing, lots of lovely, small, quaint shops, restaurants, a variety of entertainments all close in. And lots of nice, friendly people to chat with, some of whom were tourists, many of whom were locals. All of whom were helpful.
Upon arrival we walked across the tracks into the Los Rios District, the oldest neighborhood in America. The "Old Town" of the city. Colorful, original district homes and businesses with original adobe buildings and a great history! We had a cup of coffee at the Hidden House Coffee House . . . then grabbed lunch at a historic, small, very rustic building which housed The Hummingbird House Cafe, owned by a Bulgarian family and which offers delicious food at very fair prices. We opted for the
Letters to the Editor
Probably Not a Hillary Fan
I'm still trying to figure out how I lost the election. I thought we had the damn thing bought and paid for! Was it the Russian Uranium Deal? Was it Wikileaks?
Was it Podesta’s Emails? Was it Comey?
Was it having a sexual predator as a husband?
Was it Huma Abedin’s sexual predator husband Anthony Weiner?
Was it because the Clinton Foundation ripped off Haiti?
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Sampler plate appetizer (about $12) and shared. Exotic, different food, with a variety of dipping sauces. We met Plamena and her husband, Svet - absolutely charming folks. We ate in a lovely shaded patio area, with a view of the passing tourists and of much of the historic Los Rios district. The Hummingbird House Cafe building is 140 years old! Solid construction with simple vertical clapboard exterior, shake shingle roof, and lots of weathered wood throughout the area - all giving a great patina, consistent with a historic district. A good friend had recommended the Ramos House Cafe but we had eaten breakfast before we left and weren't all that hungry; add in the fact the the Ramos House is a pricey joint and we decided to pass. I don't mind paying good money for good food and service but I also don't like to spend money needlessly on a pricey cafe when I'm not all that hungry. The Appetizer Sampler Plate at The Hummingbird House Cafe suited us just fine (and at $12 a plate our cost was, let me see now, divide by two . . . about $6 each. And were quite pleased.)
I had brought a windbreaker jacket as, being a coastal city, I knew it sometimes could be a bit on the cool side, even in the summer. I needn't have worried. The weather was a balmy 75-80 degrees, blue
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Today, PSA lives on flying as a feeder airline for the “American Eagle” flag. In November 1995, USAir had renamed Jetstream International Airlines to PSA Airlines to protect the trademark of “Pacific Southwest Airlines.” The “new” PSA also moved its corporate headquarters to Vandalia, Ohio. By March 1996, the airline had transitioned to a fleet of Dornier 328 aircraft. In February 1997, USAir changed its name to US Airways and PSA began operating under the US Airways Express brand.
Today, PSA Airlines is an American Airlines regional carrier headquartered at Dayton International Airport flying under the American Eagle brand for American Airlines. PSA is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines Group. The new PSA Airlines operates an all-jet fleet consisting exclusively of Canadian-built Bombardier regional jet aircraft. The company has more than 5,000 employees, operating more than 800 daily flights to
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skies - I did not need a jacket. I was quite comfortable in walking shorts, Birkenstock sandals, and a sport shirt. After a most enjoyable browsing session (Mary, my ex-wife, surprised me in that she wasn't anxious to shop all that much) we decided to head back home. Caught the southbound train, were in San Clemente within, it seemed, seconds . . . marveled at all the beachgoers and surfers (in the middle of the week! We went on a Wednesday. Good idea; weekends tend to be packed, both on the trains and at the 'good spots.')
Relaxing trip up; relaxing trip back to Oceanside . . . and that's what we were looking for. Relaxation. A getaway from business concerns . . . to get out of the house, out of the office . .. and . . . away. Mission accomplished. We'll be going again!
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nearly 100 destinations for American Airlines under the American Eagle brand.
In August 2015, PSA Airlines announced a maintenance base would be established at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.
In August 2016, PSA Airlines announced a new 45,000square-foot maintenance base would be opening in late 2016 at the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport. The “Other” San Diego Airline
With a little luck and some much-needed financing, there is yet another local airline that could be in the skies above San Diego sometime in the coming months. Back in 1978, North County entrepreneur Ted Vallas purchased an East Coast-based American Inter-Island Airlines from parent company American Airlines, which operated throughout the Virgin Islands and other Caribbean islands. After two years, Vallas moved the air carrier’s St. Croix repair and office facilities as well as the fleet of Convair aircraft to San Diego, merging it Chuckles Cont. from Page 2
for crawling up in there in the first place.' Then Erica stood up, took a big theatrical bow and returned to her seat.
I'm sure I applauded the loudest. Ever since then, when it's Show-and-tell day, I bring my camcorder, just in case another 'Middle Wife' comes along. Little Thelma's Valentine...
Little Thelma came home from first grade and told her father that they had learned about the history of Valentine's Day. And, "Since Valentine's Day is for a Christian saint and we're Jewish," she asked, "will God get mad at me for giving someone a valentine?" Thelma's father thought a bit then said "No, I don't think God would get mad. Who do you want to give a valentine to?" "The ISIS terrorists," she said.
"Why the ISIS terrorists?" her father asked in shock.
"Well," she said, "I thought that if a little American Jewish girl could have enough love to give the terrorists a valentine, they might start to think that maybe we're not all bad, and maybe start loving people a little bit.
And if other kids saw what I did and then they sent valentines to the terrorists, they'd love everyone a lot. And then they'd start going all over the place telling everyone how much they loved us and how they didn't hate anyone anymore."
into Air Resorts Airline.
Beginning in 1980, and the next 17 years Air Resorts operated as a scheduled air carrier from San Diego International Lindbergh Field with a perfect safety record. But, due to rising costs and competition, Vallas shutdown and discontinued operations in 1997.
“Back in 1980, I wanted to operate Air Resort flights from Carlsbad’s Palomar Airport, but things weren’t right for that facility because of a heavy schedule of private business jet training at that airport, so we flew our operations from San Diego International Lindbergh Field.” By 1985, the transplanted Air Resorts airline was flying to Santa Barbara, Burbank, Las Vegas, Palm Springs, Cabo San Lucas, and Tucson. The airline’s 14 Convair 440 planes flew regularly scheduled routes as well as a number of charter flights for the Navy and various college athletic teams.
Because of a series of business setbacks Air Resorts ceased operation out of San Diego International, but Vallas hasn’t
Though skeptical of the idea, her father's heart swelled and he looked at his daughter with new found pride. "Thelma, that's the most wonderful thing I've ever heard."
"I know," Thelma said, "and once that gets them out in the open, the Marines could blow the crap out of them!" ••••• Being an adult is pretty easy. You just feel tired all the time and then you tell people how tired you are all the time and they tell you how tired they are. ••••• The middle-aged couple had finally learned how to send and receive texts on their cell phones. The wife, being a romantic at heart, decided one day that she'd send her husband a text while she was out of the house having coffee with a friend. She texted:
If you are sleeping, send me your dreams. If you are laughing, send me your smile. If you are eating, send me a bite. If you are drinking, send me a sip. If you are crying, send me your tears. I love you. The husband, being a no-nonsense sort of guy, texted back: I'm on the toilet. Please advise.
(Brings a tear to the eye, doesn't it?)
Lawrence Peter Berra played Major League Baseball for 19 years for the New York Yankees. He played on 10 World Series Championship teams, is a MLB Hall of Famer and has some aweinspiring stats. His name is consistently brought up as one of the best catchers
given up on a “resurrection.” He may be on the verge of creating a new carrier flying under the trademark of California Pacific Airlines based at North County’s Palomar Airport in Carlsbad.
“I always admired the way PSA operated their early operations before they tried to go beyond California,” Vallas said. “Back then PSA really did put the smile into flying. If and when we get into full operation here at California Pacific Airlines, we want to put that PSA smile back into today’s air travel experience.” But those painted-on “smiles” of PSA won’t be on any CPAir planes as USAir/USAirways cleverly trademarked them. After a number of abortive attempts and business setbacks over the past few months, Vallas is confident CPAir will finally get off the ground sometime within the next few months.
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in baseball history, and he was voted to the Team of the Century in 1999.
Amazing accomplishments aside, they probably aren't how you know Lawrence. You know him as Yogi, a nickname given to him by a friend who likened his cross-legged sitting to a yogi. Yogi is famous for his fractured English, malapropisms and sometimes nonsensical quotes. He's is now 88, and there seems to be no end to his fan's love for him. Here are 25 Yogi Berra quotes that will make you shake your head and smile. 1. "It's like deja vu all over again."
2. "We made too many wrong mistakes."
3. "You can observe a lot just by watching." 4. "A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore." 5. "He hits from both sides of the plate. He's amphibious."
6. "If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be." 7. "If you don't know where you're going, you might end up some place else."
8. Responding to a question about remarks attributed to him that he did not think were his:"I really didn't say everything I said." 9. "The future ain't what it used to be." 10. "I think Little League is wonderful.
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The prospects of any future home-based airlines for San Diego County are limited, at best. Carlsbad’s Palomar Airport could handle no more than two scheduled airlines and that might be too many. The only facilities that would be left in the county are: Otay Mesa on the Mexican border adjacent to Tijuana International, and Gillespie Field in El Cajon. San Diego’s Lindbergh Field is at capacity. It is one of the few major airports in the nation operating with only a single runway. Heavy airliners like the Boeing 747 can’t take off from Lindbergh with a full fuel load due to the runway’s limited length (9,400 feet). At one time in recent years, British Air operated an international flight schedule from Lindbergh Field to London, but on the round trip returning to England, their Boeing 747s had to land in Phoenix to take on a full-load of fuel before starting the long, 12-hour flight to London. A full-load of fuel from San Diego is said to make a 747 too heavy to lift from Lindbergh’s single runway. The newer, more efficient Boeing 777 however has altered that problem.
Because of its “single” runway, requiring planes to fly low over the city’s skyline, San Diego International has been dubbed in some aviation circles as one of the 10 most dangerous airports in the world. However, one airline pilot explained San Diego actually is one of the safest because pilots are all too aware of the hazards flying “tree-top” over the city’s skyline. “There’s no such thing as a ‘routine’ landing at Lindbergh,” he said.
Down through the years with all of Pacific Southwest Airlines ala USAir ala US Airlines ala Jetstream International ala American Airlines’ musical chairs, with an occasional bankruptcy filings and management, the moniker ‘PSA” flying under the American Eagle trademark has little meaning to San Diego County. Today, go to any of the Eastern states where PSA flies the American Eagle banner and you won’t find too many who will know what “PSA” stands for … and, it’s doubtful anyone will know those letters were once emblazoned on a smoothrunning, inexpensive and easily
accessible air carrier that heralded the proud trademark of a great California airline.
In 2015, PSA’s legendary founder Kenny Friedkin was inducted into the International Air & Space Hall of Fame at the San Diego Air & Space Museum. The popular airline he started remains in the hearts of those of us who can recall making those quick trips up and down our coast on PSA’s “Grinning Birds.” Alas, PSA, we knew ye when.
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chisees across San Diego County are expecting to hire approximately 600 restaurant employees this summer season. According to McDonalds.com/careers, there are currently more than 100 open positions in the North County area, but we recommend visiting the website or your local restaurant for more information. Job seekers can visit McDonalds.com/careers to learn more and apply to a restaurant near them. McDonald's serves a variety of menu options made with quality ingredients to more than 25 million customers every day. Ninety-five percent of McDonald's 14,000 U.S. restaurants are independently owned and operated by businessmen and women. For more information, visit www.mcdonalds.com, or follow us on Twitter @McDonalds and Facebook www.facebook.com/mcdonalds. McDonald’s provides a signature education and career advising program, Archways to Opportunity. Eligible after 90 days and 15 hours a week, restaurant employees have the chance to earn a high school diploma, receive $2,500 in upfront college tuition assistance, access to free education and career advising services and the opportunity to learn English as a second language. To date, McDonald’s has given out more than $2 million in tuition assistance and supported 1,334 restaurant workers in California. Through a summer job at McDonald’s, employees will not only learn transferable soft skills on the job, such as teamwork, customer service and responsibility, they will also get the chance to further their education once eligible. In addition to Archways to Opportunity, McDonald’s continues to invest in the communities in which it serves through two major scholarships, the HACER® National Scholarship and the Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund. Escondido Senior Travel Upcoming Events – The next travel meeting will be
Saluting REINS, the 75th Assembly District Nonprofit of the Year
On June 5, I joined 119 State Senators and Assemblymembers on the South Lawn of the Capitol as we participated in the 4th annual California Nonprofits Day to recognize and honor the nonprofits that do so much to improve our communities and enhance the lives of thousands of Californians.
This year I was very pleased to recognize REINS Therapeutic Riding of Fallbrook as my Nonprofit of the Year. Led by Executive Director Deborah Shinner and Program Director Shauna Jopes, over the last 35 years REINS has become the largest therapeutic riding program in San Diego County and is ranked among the top 3% of Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International programs. Therapeutic horseback riding benefits a wide variety of disabling conditions including, cerebral palsy, autism, Down syndrome, head injuries, hearing and visual impairment, seizure disorders, speech and learning disabilities, and many more. Serving almost 200 students with a herd of 20 “equine therapists,” REINS therapy can improve mobility, balance and coordination, increase motor skills and enhance on Monday, July 8th, at 1pm, in the Auditorium. The office will be on summer vacation from July 29 to August 9th, returning August 12th (no travel meeting on August 12th). Senior Travel only accepts cash or check for payment. No Credit Cards. Payment due for day trips should be 4-6 weeks in advance and for overnight trips should be 6-8 weeks in advance. Office located at 210 Park Avenue, Escondido 92025; call 760.745.5414; office hours are MondayFriday, 9am-12noon. Trips/events coming up are:
July 24, Wednesday, Del Mar Horse Races, $77. Includes Hunter Steakhouse for lunch, choice of 3 entrees, then to horse races at Del Mar with Clubhouse seating. September 18, Wednesday, Big Bear, $73. Travel to the mountains in Big Bear for shopping and lunch on your own, then board narrated cruise on the lake before heading home. October 21-24, Monday-Thursday, Reno, $418-S or $328D. Travel to Reno for a 3-night stay at Silver Legacy and fo78ur day excursion. Tuesday a docent tour with lunch at an old “Brothel House.” Wednesday, visit Lake Tahoe for several hours and enjoy shopping, lunch on your own or casinos. On the trip home, stop at Bishop and visit Schat’s Bakery. November 12, Tuesday, Aquarium of the Pacific with Lunch, $89. Travel to Long Beach to see the aquarium that has 17 major exhibit tanks. Journey through an underwater tunnel where waves crash overhead. Included is lunch at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. with time for shopping nearby. December 3-5, Tuesday-Thursday, Las Vegas/Mt. Charleston, $280-S or $215-D. Travel to Las Vegas for 2-night stay at 4 Queens (new South Tower). On Wednesday, go to Mt. Charleston for lunch at the rustic Charleston Lodge. Evenings on your own for gaming or shopping.
*WE WANT YOU* - The City of San Marcos Sheriff’s Senior Volunteer Patrol needs help. We know volunteers are sought by every service or organization out there. We’re no different in that
REINS is a 501 (c) (3). nonprofit, and is supported by a large number of local organizations including the Fallbrook Regional Health District, the Military Spouses Association Camp Pendleton, the County of San Diego Community Enhancement Foundation, the Dr. Seuss Foundation, the Pala Band of Mission Indians and the Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians, to name just a few. I’ve seen firsthand the difference that Debbie, Shauna and their colleagues have made in the lives of countless people. It is my privilege to recognize REINS as the 75th District’s Nonprofit of the Year for their dedication to helping people with disabilities overcome challenges and live happy, fulfilling lives.
To learn more about REINS, please visit their website at: https://reinsprogram.org/ Assembly Republican 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.
regard but we currently find ourselves short-handed and unable to assist our great City as it should be. If you find you have some extra time on your hands and care about people, consider checking us out by contacting Mike Gardiner, 760-510-5290, at the San Marcos Sheriff’s Station. He will introduce you to all the pluses of being part of this great team of volunteers. BEING RETIRED DOESN’T MEAN YOU ARE NO LONGER NEEDED! You have talents and experience we are looking for. *Consider the Possibilities*
Historic Status for Betty Crocker House - A 136-year-old Victorian home in Valley Center known as the Betty Crocker House is the latest local landmark to be identified as a Site of Historic Interest by the Valley Center Historical Society. The home has had several owners during the past century, but its most famous occupant was Agnes White, the original Betty Crocker. Although she cooked, created recipes and appeared on network radio, her status locally as a cooking icon was not generally known until after her death in 1979 at age 84. She is buried at Valley Center Cemetery. Built in 1883, the Miller Road home is historically known as the Clark House after physician James Harrison Clark. During his ownership, Dr. Clark made his home available for every social gathering, visiting dignitary, and soiree in the small town. In 1941, Agnes White and her husband, William Tizard, purchased the home, added electricity and indoor plumbing, and built a stainless steel demonstration kitchen where she prepared recipes and worked as nutrition consultant. Years earlier, while working for the company known today as General Mills, owner of the Betty Crocker trademark, she was selected to host "The Betty Crocker Cooking School the Air" on NBC, the country's first cooking show. The Valley Center History Museum has the only known recording of a 1936 broadcast
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of the show and invites visitors to listen to the voice of the original Betty Crocker.he
The newly-installed historic marker is displayed by Earl Brown, vice president of the Valley Center History Museum, and Marlise Myers who, with her husband Benjamin, is the current owner of the Betty Crocker House.
The History Museum at 29200 Cole Grade Road is open Tuesday through Saturday from 12noon to 4pm. Admission is free. For more information, visit vchistory.org or call (760) 749-2993.
San Diego Oasis Recognized as Top Nonprofit in Southern California - San Diego Oasis, a nonprofit organization serving people over the age of 50 with office locations in Escondido and La Mesa, was recognized as one of the Top 5 nonprofits in the region and has been awarded a $5,000 grant from Harrah’s Resort Southern California. Selection was made from over 150 submissions by nonprofits throughout San Diego, Orange, and Riverside counties. The Harrah’s All-In 4 Change event selected San Diego Oasis for their intergenerational literacy tutoring program that encourages older adults to work with at-risk children to improve reading skills and self-esteem in Title One designated elementary schools throughout San Diego. Over 600 older adult tutors work in 105 schools in 12 school districts, sharing their time, talents and wisdom with students who need their help. “To be recognized amongst so many wonderful nonprofit organizations throughout Southern California is truly an honor. We are so thankful to the community, Harrah’s Resort Southern California, and the Rincon Tribal Council for their generosity,” states David Beevers, San Diego Oasis Program Manager for North County. San Diego Oasis also offers over 2,400 classes and activities throughout the year including travel as well as lectures and sessions in health and wellness, exercise and dance, arts and crafts, history and humanities, finance, technology, languages and personal development at over 40 partner locations. For more information about San Diego Oasis, please visit www.sandiegooasis.org.
of gently used shoes being donated to the club, which has about 80 members. Over half of the club members participated in this unique new club fundraiser. All donated shoes will be redistributed throughout Funds2Orgs network of micro-enterprise partners in developing countries where economic opportunity and jobs are limited. The Oceanside Carlsbad Soroptomist benefit by being paid for each pair of donated shoes, while proceeds from the sales of the shoes collected are used to feed, clothe and house families in underdeveloped countries, such as Haiti.
The idea was presented to the club by two members, Dolores Corona and Caryn Leventhal. “By having our community and membership donate unneeded shoes from their closets, the shoes will be given a second chance to make a difference in people’s lives around the world, and the funds raised will help women in our local communities to “Live their dream” of an education and better life for their families! It is a “win-win” as far as our Oceanside Carlsbad Soroptomists are concerned!” said Levanthal! Soroptomist International of Oceanside-Carlsbad mission is to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. We reach our goals through teamwork, fundraising, grants, and hands-on community service. For more information, or to attend one of our meetings, visit https://www.sioceansidecarlsbad.com/.
by Tom Morrow
Low-Altitude Bombing Was At High Risk
We lost another veteran of “The Greatest Generation a few days ago – he was my neighbor, Rod Braswell of Oceanside, World War II pilot.
because of the commotion. But, he didn’t.
While flying bombing missions mostly out of Italy, Rod did something very few pilots accomplished – he flew 50 successful missions losing only one crewmember.
“You fly fifty missions and they let you go home,” he told me a few years ago in a television interview. “You fly forty-nine and get scared and can’t fly number fifty, they don’t let you go home.”
Rod said he and his crew got hit by shrapnel and bullets a “helluva” lot. He and his crew went through three B-24s. The most dangerous target he and his bomber group flew over were the oil fields of Ploesti, Romania. He made three bombing runs, which he said were enough for him. Those runs were especially dangerous because of the required “low-altitude” bombing. “At first we didn’t have a fighter escort to protect us. We went on those missions by ourselves,” Rod recalled. “The German fighters took out a lot of us. Eventually we got fighter escorts, including members of the (famed) Tuskegee Squadron.” Still, of the 177 B-24s assigned to Rod’s bomber group, some 53 planes didn’t return. Those Ploesti raids resulted in the group’s heaviest aircraft losses.
Rod lived to see most of the 20th century and a good portion of the first part of this century. He died after a long illness at the age of 98, on May 17, 2019. San Diego Women’s Foundation Granted $243,000 to Five Nonprofit Organizations that Work to Combat Human Trafficking - This is SDWF’s highest grant awards amount in its 19-year history and includes SDWF’s largest-ever individual grant with $75,000 awarded to Free to Thrive. Since its founding in 2000, SDWF has now granted $3.5 million to 96 nonprofit programs that benefit underserved communities in the San Diego region. This year’s grantees, selected through a comprehensive vetting process and a final vote by all 220 SDWF members, included: · · · · ·
Children’s Legal Services Free to Thrive GenerateHope North County Lifeline Project Concern
During this event guests heard from musician, inspirational speaker and human trafficking survivor, Buki Domingos, who shared her talents and story and discussed the power of finding your voice. SDWF also announced that its next grants cycle will benefit refugees, asylum seekers and asylees in San Diego County. Executive Director Katie Sawyer shared that, “these folks are here legally, they provide tremendous value to our community, and there are thousands in need of support – from emergency shelter for the newly arrived, to trauma-informed therapy and education for longtime residents.” SDWF will begin Photo l-r: David Beevers, Julie Derry, William Wise, Simona Valanciute, Jolyn accepting grant applications later Parker, Judy Lewis, and Sarah Beaupre this month.
Oceanside-Carlsbad Soroptomist Chapter Held Shoe Drive Fundraiser The Oceanside Carlsbad Chapter of Soroptomist International held a fundraising shoe drive to benefit their club in conjunction with Funds2Orgs. The onemonth drive resulted in nearly 4000 pairs
The event was sponsored by Marsh & McLennan Agency, Dowling & Yahnke and Christopher Weil & Company, Inc.
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Raised as an “Army Brat” in a career military family, Rod went to a number of base schools where his Dad was stationed. He attended school in the Panama Canal Zone and graduated in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, outside of Washington, D.C.
Rod attended Virginia Tech for two years before entering the U.S. Army in 1942, as a pilot in training. He was commissioned a 2nd lieutenant and assigned to a “Liberator” B-24 bomber, the largest of the nation’s military aircraft during the European war.
(As a side-note, hundreds of B-24s were built at various plants across the nation, as well as here in San Diego). In 1943, Rod and his crew picked up a new plane at the Ford factory in Detroit).
The trip to the European side of the war was certainly not direct. The route took Rod and his crew south from the U.S. to the island of Trinidad near South America. From there, they flew east across the Atlantic to Morocco in Africa and on to Italy. The distance between South America and Africa is shorter than flying directly from the U.S., hence refueling wasn’t an issue.
“The trip wasn’t uneventful,” Rod said, chuckling. “While in Trinidad, one of the guys on the crew bought a monkey. While flying over the Atlantic to Morocco the monkey got loose and started running all around the cockpit. It caused quite a stir.”
Rod said at one point he almost threw the animal out the window
“Number fifty turned out to be my most harrowing,” Rod told me. “My nose gunner was killed. An anti-aircraft shell went through the seat of his chair and exploded. My navigator lost an eye.” Rod received the Distinguished Flying Cross for his outstanding war record, but Flying those high-altitude bombing runs were bitter cold.
“Let me tell you how uncomfortable it was. I had to wear a lot of clothes to keep warm, so it was hard to move. I had to wear an oxygen mask and when I exhaled, the moisture from my breath froze and I got icicles on my neck.” He also spoke of a rather unusual piece of headgear, which those World War II films from Hollywood never showed.
“I had to wear a steel helmet that crushed my ears – there were no pilot’s helmets in those days, so they gave me a (British) doughboy’s steel helmet,” he said. “I got a flak suit that had all the metal and canvas in the front, but nothing in the back, so all the weight was on the front and was cutting my neck, he recalled. “It was freezing cold – and people were shooting at me.” After the war, Rod returned to civilian life, finished college and began his own civil engineering and contracting business. He eventually semi-retired to a small farm of 400 avocado trees near Fallbrook, then fully retiring to Oceanside about 20 years ago.
Up until his final months, Rod kept in contact with fellow WWII veterans each Wednesday morning at the “Old Bold Pilots” breakfasts in Oceanside. Alas, that weekly gathering of eagles gets smaller with each meeting. Thanks, Rod Braswell, for your service and devotion to country.
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SDWF is a supporting organization and proud partner of the San Diego Foundation.
The Santa Margarita Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), were entertained by the Team Violin-Team Cello group of young musicians. Marching in single file to the tune of Yankee Doodle, the group played patriotic as well as billboard chart songs. A singalong to Home on the Range and You’re a Grand Old Flag found the members singing loud and clear.
law and father. Regent Charla Boodry and Vice Regent Laura Horn presented the group with a certificate and an honorarium. The DAR is open to any female 18 years of age or older who is lineally descended from a patriot who assisted the colonists in some way in the fight for independence in the American Revolution. Visit www.santamargaritadar.californiadar.org
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Dear Friend of the Animals, We’re thrilled to announce that San Diego Humane Society will be celebrating our fourth annual Day of Giving on Thursday, June 27! And from now until then, you have the chance to make an incredible difference for animals in need.
to $10,000 in gifts! GET STARTED
Day of Giving is an annual campaign that unites our entire community to celebrate our shared compassion for vulnerable animals, and support the lifesaving work of San Diego Humane Society. Most importantly, it’s an opportunity for you to make twice the impact for nearly 50,000 animals who are relying on us for help this year. Be sure to like our Facebook page and follow us on Instagram, where we’ll be sharing special Day of Giving announcements and some of the heartwarming animal stories your support makes possible. We also invite you to participate in one or all of the following ways:
Laura Horn on left, and Bridget Dolkas and Charla Boodry on the right. Team Violin-Team Cello is a group of 4 to13 year olds led by teacher Bridget Donate before June 27! You'll save twice as Dolkas, assisted by her sister, brother-inmany lives thanks to a matching gift of
Visit one of our campuses on June 27 for special events, including waived adoption fees, free microchips, activities for kids and more! PLAN AHEAD
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Bonsall Woman’s Club Installs New Board Members – At their June 6th meeting, the Bonsall Woman’s Club (BWC) installed newly elected officers. They have pledged support for the Club’s objectives: To engage in activities for the betterment of our club, community, and country. Military support and Secret Santa. To promote individual interests of our members. Crafts, book club, antique study, writers’ group. To promote civic interest through education and discussion. Women’s health, safety, scholarships, and student-ofthe-month program. To encourage and help our youth, elderly and needy through financial aid and personal service. Adoptthe-Road program where a 2-mile stretch of road is dedicated to picking up trash. Financial aid is provided for local scholar-
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ships and other charitable organizations in the local area. Next month the club will present a check for $20,000 to Canine Companions for Independence.
Join us for a concert under the stars on our Great Green, with award-winning Latin artist Natalia Lafourcade. Natalia Lafourcade is one of the most influential emerging Latin artists in the last twenty years. Lafourcade was born in Mexico City, Mexico into a family of famed musi-
A Baseball Card Thrown Away
Many of us baby boomers grew up collecting baseball cards and comics. After a while, most of us stopped collecting. It was a good opportunity for moms to throw away the cards and comics. However, some moms (including mine) held on to them. Growing up in St. Louis, my family followed the hometeam St. Louis Cardinals baseball team. They were loaded with all-stars, such as Stan Musial, Lou Brock, Ken Boyer, and my favorite, Bob Gibson.
My mother did not want me to be upset with her, so she kept my baseball cards. I am appreciative to this day.
l to r: Arlene Rutherford, President; Bea Liner, 1st Vice President, Dean of Chairmen; Peggy Durling, 2nd Vice President, Programs; Sydne Gilbert, 3rd Vice President, Membership; Laurie Criscenti, 4th Vice President, Ways and Means; MaryJane Poulter, Recording Secretary. Not shown: Jackie Nutter, Treasurer.
Past president, Robin Scheuer led the installation. Each officer was then handed a “fascinator”, a purple and yellow hat similar to the ones used at the May 10th luncheon/fashion show. The hats were made by Marleen DuBona and Patty Merriam. As part of the program, music was provided by vocalist Arnie Westerhold with Margie Fulton on the keyboard. While the club will remain dark during the summer months, much activity will be on-going at the board meetings including approving the year’s programs. The club will resume meetings on September 5th. As always, the club meets at The Golf Club of California, 3742 Flowerwood Ln, Fallbrook. For more information, visit www.bonsallwomansclub.org. Celebrate the XXV Anniversary Season at Southern California's Premier Arts Center July 18, 2019 May 21, 2020
The California Center for the Arts, Escondido Announces 2019/2020 XXV Anniversary Season Featuring Buddy Guy, Jimmie Vaughan, and Charlie Musselwhite; Renee Flemming with Special Guest Inon Barnatan; David Foster; Natalia Lafourcade; An Evening with Sophia Loren; Patton Oswalt; Panteon Rococo; Napoleon Dynamite: A Conversation with Jon Heder, Eferen Ramirez & Jon Gries; Chris Botti; Whose Live Anyway?; Together On Stage: Mary Chapin Carpenter & Shawn Colvin; Joan Osborne and the Weepies; Black Violin: Impossible Tour; OK Go: The Live Video Tour; Jane Monheit; Etienne Charles: Creole Christmas; Roots Rising! Featuring Matt Andersen, Gaby Moreno & Liz Vice; Taimane- Elemental Tour: A Visual & Musical Experience; Ethan Bortnick; Sammy Miller and the Congregation; The Villalobos Brothers; Zoppe Family Circus; Chris Perondi's Stunt Dog Experience; Son Luna y JF3venes Zapateadores; Cirque Dreams Holidaze; Irish Christmas in America; International Guitar Night; Bollywood Boulevard: A Live Multi-Media Concert Journey through Hindi Cinema; and More! thia Weir, Board Chair. "Bring your family and friends to discover somethi= ng new, create great memories, and celebrate 25 years of fabulous performan= ces, visual and creative arts, and community connections here at the Califo= rnia Center for the Arts!" Performing Arts Lineup
Natalia Lafourcade Thursday, July 18, 2019 Great Green @ 8 PM $45-$115
cians and writers. She quickly began making her own music quickly found success under the tutelage of Loris Ceroni mixing pop with bossa nova, rock, and Latin rhythms giving Lafourcade the base for her unique sound. Panteon Rococo, Sunday, July 28, 2019 Great Green @ 8 PM $25-$75
Join us for a concert under the stars on our Great Green, with Panteon Rococo! With a mix of Rock, Ska, Reggae, Punk, Cumbia and more Panteon Rococo has established itself as one of the most important bands of Mexican Rock, projecting the best of Latin Ska Mexico to every corner of the world, carrying a full proposal awareness, peace and dancing. Buddy Guy - Jimmie Vaughan - Charlie Musselwhite Thursday, August 8, 2019 Great Green @ 8 PM $45-$115
Join us for a concert under the stars on our Great Green, with these blues legends! Buddy Guy - eight-time Grammy Award winner, Kennedy Center and National Medal of Arts honoree, inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame - is forever an icon of Chicago blues. For Jimmie Vaughan, he's dedicated his life to making sure the blues not only stays alive, but remains full of life and an inspiration to all who listen. Charlie Musselwhite may be the only musician to get a huge ovation just for opening his briefcase. Fans know that's where he keeps his harmonicas and they're about to hear one of the true masters work his magic on the humble instrument. Catch these three blues icons in one night! Sammy Miller and the Congregation Sunday, August 11, 2019 Lyric Court @ 7:30 PM $15-$50
Sammy Miller and The Congregation are on a mission to put the generosity back into jazz and bring art back to the people. They play joyful jazz - music that feels good. It's a style that entertains, enriches, but most of all uplifts.
Ethan Bortnick Friday, September 13, 2019 Center Theater @ 7:30 PM $28-$50 Ethan's live concerts are filled with surprises and talent that dazzle audiences and fill them with a sense of wonder and awe.
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But most kids were not so fortunate. Their cards were tossed away by the time they finished high school. The cards were never going to be worth anything. Right? Now with baseball in full swing, let me tell you a story of a card that was thrown away. It turned out to be a home run for an unsuspecting lady. I would even say it was a grand slam for her.
Bernice Gallego and her husband Al owned a shop called Collectique in Fresno, California. Bernice and Al would go around the Fresno area acquiring items from estate sales. They would look in the attics and cellars, and take with them anything that looked decent enough to sell at their shop. Keep in mind that Bernice is not a baseball fan. She knew the name Willie Mays but not many others. In the summer of 2008, the Gallegos were looking over what they had brought back to the store. She pulled out a card from a box.
be any actual bids on the card. He suggested that she first find out what the card was worth. She took his advice. Wise decision. King Solomon would have been proud.
As the Gallegos were soon to find out, they were in possession of probably the oldest baseball card in history. The card was an advertisement from 1869 with a picture of the first professional baseball team, the Cincinnati Red Stockings.
That 1869 Cincinnati team was undefeated. It was estimated that they won 65 games that year, with one tie against the Troy Haymakers. That year a card was issued as an advertisement for Peck & Snyder, a New York manufacturer. The company made sports and firefighting equipment. Bernice and Al then drove to the PSA headquarters near Los Angeles to get the card authenticated.
Bernice remembered not caring too much about players in an actual game. The history of the game was what was important. The 1869 Red Stockings were unbeatable. In 1870 the Red Stockings were almost as invincible. They won 27 more consecutive games before losing to the Brooklyn Athletics. The Gallegos cannot remember when and where they exactly got the card. However, they do remember putting it on auction.
By the way, the card that Bernice Gallego nearly overlooked went for $64,000. Not too bad for a person who had never been to a baseball game in her life. Not too bad at all.
They looked at the wording of the card, “Red Stocking B.B. Club of Cincinnati”. It was a photo of ten men with their socks pulled up to their knees. The card was dirty and wrinkled. She knew it was old.
Bernice figured it was worth selling on eBay. She took a picture of the card, wrote a description, and put it up for auction. She priced it at ten dollars rather than fifteen, because it would have cost an additional twenty cents to price it at fifteen. That same night that she posted the card on eBay she was surprised to get a few inquiries. Someone wanted to know if it was authentic. Another person wanted to buy it immediately. Bernice thought to herself that the card might be worth more than the ten dollars she was selling it for. It could possibly be worth fifty dollars, or even more.
Bernice picked up her phone that night and called a friend, George Huddleston, who advised her to pull it from the auction. There had yet to
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The Zopp Family Circus Thursday, September 26, 2019 - Great Green @ 7:30 PM Friday, September 27, 2019 - Great Green @ 7:30 PM Saturday, September 28, 2019 - Great Green @ 2 PM & 6 PM Sunday, September 29, 2019 - Great Green @ 12 PM & 4 PM $25-$40 The Zopp Family Circus emerged from humble beginnings more than 160 years ago to become one of the legendary circuses in all of Europe. And like many good legends, it began with a boy and a girl falling in love. Patton Oswalt Saturday, October 12, 2019 Concert Hall @ 7:30 PM $35-$80
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OK Go, the rock band famous for their wildly creative videos, brings their unique magic to the stage in 2018. As you might expect from the pioneering band who danced on treadmills and in zero gravity, this show is unlike any you've seen before: it's a film screening and a rock concert rolled into one. Chris Perondi's Stunt Dog Experience Saturday, November 16, 2019 Center Theater @ 2 PM & 7:30 PM $25-$55
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Friday, December 6, 2019 Concert Hall @ 7:30 PM $25-$50 "A1VEDvelo!" merges different rhythms and dance styles such as folkloric dance, contemporary, Spanish dance, and Africaninspired movements. Mexican musical ensemble Son Luna provides the traditional music of Veracruz, Mexico, and dance troupe J=F3venes Zapateadores showcase the evolution of Son Jarocho roots with different rhythms and dance styles. Masterfully displaying dance genres from the region and beyond, this large scale production provides strong entry points for presenters seeking a highly energetic folkloric piece. Etienne Charles: Creole Christmas Thursday, December 12, 2019 Center Theater @ 7:30 PM $35-$55
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and we grew. Spiritually, scripture reminds us we can do ALL things through Christ who gives us the strength. In the book entitled “Do Hard Things” by Alex and Brett Harris, five kinds of hard things are listed:
Pastor Sam Brumit Mission 316, San Marcos Do Hard Things
Ever have to do something that was really hard? Sometimes God calls us to do something difficult. Don’t shy away from everything that is hard. Sometimes it’s where the growth lies.
Most of us like the path of least resistance. Easy ways are…easy, but not always the pathway to the most spiritual growth. Elisabeth Elliot once said “What we call “struggling” is often delayed obedience.” Sometimes life is hard. It can be difficult, overwhelming or just plain aggregating. This life of faith we are called to is about recognizing when we are weak, He is strong.
As children, we often told our parents “This is too hard”. They stretched us
1. Things that are outside your comfort zone. 2. Things that go beyond what is expected or required. 3. Things that are too big to accomplish alone. 4. Things that don’t earn an immediate profit. 5. Things that challenge the cultural norm. Doing hard things can pay rich dividends. Ever think about:
• Reading books when it’s easier to watch Netflix. • Overcoming your fear of speaking and giving a testimony. • Sticking with a marriage that is difficult. • Saving money rather than spending everything you make. • Sticking with something when it’s easier to walk away. • Finishing a job when everything inside you wants to quit. • Obeying God when He asks you to do something you don’t want to do What are you facing today that his hard? How is God showing you can do all things?
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San Marcos • Mayor Rebecca Jones
Defensible space inspections help keep homeowners safe in San Marcos
In the last year, the San Marcos Fire Department (SMFD) conducted hundreds of defensible space inspections of properties located in the city’s highest wildfire risk areas, as determined by the Community Wildfire Protection Plan. San Marcos is no stranger to wildfire and it is up to all of us to help keep ourselves, our property and the community safe. During the free defensible space audits, recommendations on how to improve or maintain defensible space are provided to the homeowner using a checklist and photos based on an inspection of the property. Creating defensible space is critical for a home’s chance for surviving a wildfire and reduces risk to our firefighters responding.
Now is the time for all San Marcos homeowners to do their part to protect your family and property from the threat of wildfire. For more information, visit www.san-marcos.net/wildfiresafety or call the San Marcos Fire Department at (760) 744-1050, ext. 3410.
Escondido • Mayor Paul “Mac” Mcnamara Greetings Escondido!
As part of the budget passing discussion last week, we set aside some money for a city-wide survey. Since the details of the survey are not yet determined, I would like to get your input on what you would like to know about.
How does the city feel about something? As some examples and as some of you know, there is discussion about putting in an aquatics center, and there is also discussion about expanding Grape Day park with a new library, and there is even talk about removing the concrete from the Escondido creek and turning it into a 9 mile “river” park. All are interesting and valid ideas but they also cost money.
So as somewhat of a follow up to last week, please ask yourself what are our community values, meaning where should we put our money. A real highlight of this week was the Chamber of Commerce Annual Installation and Awards dinner. At it I had the privilege to swear in the new members. Thank you. Semper Fi, Mac Paul P. McNamara Mayor of Escondido
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David Foster's first round was as a studio musician, arranger, and recording artist. His second round was becoming one of the most successful songwriters and record producers in history - shepherding albums that have collectively sold in the hundreds of millions. For his third round, Foster is gearing up to take on Broadway with several projects. These include writing the music for a new musical about the iconic, animated character Betty Boop, which will be directed by Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell. International Guitar Night Wednesday, February 19, 2020
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Each year, International Guitar Night's founder Brian Gore invites a new cast of guitar luminaries from around the world for special concert tours of North America highlighting the diversity of the acoustic guitar. For their special Anniversary Tour, Brian has put together his most eclectic lineup yet: Guest host Mike Dawes (England) and his incredible two-hand contemporary style is joined by German Lopez and his sweet, high-pitched timple from the Canary Islands; electrifying jazz virtuoso Olli Soikkeli from Finland and Hawaiian Slack Key master Jim Kimo West. Black Violin: Impossible Tour Friday, March 6, 2020 Concert Hall @ 7:30 PM $25-$60
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The Paper • Page 12 • June 20, 2019 was easier and less complicated. Even perhaps a feeling that technology has taken something from our humanity and made us less whole. Noted writer and futurist Max McKeown famously stated “Change is inevitable, progress is not.”
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Today we lay the foundation for further discussion on the ways the Internet is affecting pretty much everything. Those over forty have witnessed unprecedented changes in the way we live. Perhaps we don’t stop to give it much thought, but there are profound differences in the way we conduct our lives today and the way our parents lived. While acknowledging that technology has improved our lives in countless ways, there is a compelling nostalgia for the old ways. There is a lingering sense that folks used to be friendlier, more honest and that life
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Was it subpoena violations?
Was it the congressional testimony lies? Was it the Foundation?
Was it the Benghazi fiasco? Was it pay for play?
Was it being recorded laughing when I got a child rapist off when I was an attorney? Was it the Travel Gate scandal? Was it the Whitewater scandal? Was it the Cattle Gate scandal?
Was it the Trooper-Gate scandal? -OR-
Was it the $15 million for Chelsea's apartment bought with Clinton Foundation money?
Or my husband's interference with Loretta Lynch & the investigation?
Or when I happily accepted the stolen debate questions given to me by CNN?
Or my own secret server in my house and my disdain for classified information?
Those under forty don’t have a sense of how drastically technology has changed modern life. They accept the constant change of rapidly evolving technology as part of their culture. They feel no sense of loss or nostalgia for the way things were because they never experienced it. There is a tendency to value the way things are today and discount the nostalgic musings of the elders as a natural consequence of aging.
This technology driven “generations gap” has been in hyper-drive since the mid 1990s when we opened The Computer Factory. In 1995 nearly everyone had some experience with PCs through work or school but only thirty percent of homes had a PC. The Internet was a series of Geeky bulletin boards connected by phone or dial-up modems. Sixty five percent of Americans either had never heard of the Internet or did not know what it was and fewer than ten percent of home PCs had Internet access. By 2000 (Y2K), fifty one percent of households had computers and forty two percent had an Internet connection. By 2010, seventy five percent of homes had at least one PC (notebook or desktop), nearly all with Internet access. Internet use in the USA stabilized at around 220 Or deleting 30,000 emails after I was told not to? Or having my cell phones and computers destroyed with hammers and Bleach-bit?
million users, (seventy percent 70% of the population) between 2007 through 2011. It began to accelerate with the popularity of Apple and Android “smart phones” reaching 290 million American Internet users by 2019 or nearly ninety percent of the population.
Since 2017 about forty percent of Internet traffic has originated from mobile devices (smart phones and tablets). The other sixty percent from desktop and notebook PCs. There are significant differences in the age demographics of Internet users. A much higher percentage of the younger demographic (Millennial and” Z” generations, between 7 and 37) than “post Millennials” (over 37) are likely to use the Internet. These different age groups also have and have vastly different “apps” and user patterns.
Was it the Seth Rich murder?
Was it the Gennifer Flowers assault & settlement?
Was it the $800,000 Paula Jones settlement? Was it calling half the United States deplorable?
Was it Bill's impeachment?
Was it the lie I told about being under sniper fire in Bosnia?
Was it the $10 million I received for the pardon of Marc Rich? Or the $6 BILLION lost while I was in charge of the State Dept.?
Or was it because I’m perceived as a hateful, lying, power-hungry, overly ambitious, greedy, and nasty person?
Gee, I just can't seem to put my finger on it! /s/Angelo Caruso, San Marcos, CA.
In mobile and PC applications, the post-Millennials tend to employ the Internet as a newer and better way to perform familiar tasks. Millennial/X gen users on the other hand, enthusiastically find or invent new and different ways to use the ever advancing technology. The younger generations drive the constant changes in “apps” that drive older users crazy. Next week we’ll continue this discussion on how technology is changing us.
Paterson State Teachers College. She continued her own lifelong learning with a love of the arts and an intense interest in current events and politics. Just for fun, she rarely missed tuning in to the Jeopardy program and she was hard to beat. Mrs. Kay taught in Clifton from 1953-1960. She relocated her family of five to Escondido, CA from New Jersey in 1967 when her husband, Howard was transferred with Kearfott of San Marcos. She taught in the EUSD from 1974-1994. In the 1990's she worked at St. Mary's Parish School as a classroom assistant.
Was it the Vince Foster murder?
Was it my underhanded treatment of Bernie Sanders?
Some differences are obvious, like the ubiquitous public use of mobile devices by the junior demographics. There are significant but less visible differences in the “apps” and methods employed by the different age demographic groups as well.
Joyce Julia Kay August 18, 1931 - June 5, 2019
Joyce Julia Kay, devoted teacher (retired) for Escondido Union School District (EUSD) died of complications from a heart attack June 5, 2019. She was 87. Mrs. Kay is remembered for her dedication to her family and especially to her young students. She was Central Elementary School's Teacher of the Year in 1982. Joyce Eslinger Kay was born August 18, 1931 , in Garfield, NJ and grew up in Clifton, New Jersey. She graduated in 1953 with a bachelor's degree in Education from
She is survived by sons, Brian (Theresa) of Escondido, Christopher of Aliso Viejo, Jeffrey (Kate) of Billings, Montana, eight grandsons, Josh, Jeremy, Kyle, Jacob, Jordan, Joseph, Daniel and Alexander, two granddaughters Leilani and Elizabeth, four greatgrandchildren, sister Janice Walters of Morris Plains, NJ and her brother, Charles Eslinger of Denville, NJ., and their families.
There is a memorial mass planned for Tuesday, June 25 at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of the Resurrection, 1445 Conway Dr., Inurnment at Oak Hill Cemetery will be at a later date. She is greatly missed by her family, former students, colleagues, and friends including her beloved card club. In lieu of flowers, please support the Neonatal Center (NICU) of San Diego Rady Childrens Hospital: https://www.radyfoundation.org/do nate/neonatology
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9013740 The name of the business, Jeustice, located at 1519 Cortina Circle, Escondido, CA. 92029 This business is registered by: Jose Eduardo Villagrana 1519 Cortina Circle Escondido, CA. 92029 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business 2/24/09. /s/ Jose Eduardo Villagrana Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/29/2019 6/06/ 6/13, 6/20 & 6/27/2019 ____________
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014913 The name of the business, Minuteman Press, located at 4065 Oceanside Blvd., Oceanside, CA. 92056. This business is registered by: KSDPriint, Inc. 4326 Wind River Way Oceanside, CA. 92057 This business is conducted by a corporaton. First day of business 1/01/2019 /s/Vishna Priya Sneller, Secretary Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/13/2019 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 & 7/11/2019 ____________
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014244 The name of the business, Stoneridge Realty, Stoneridge Realty & Property Management Services, located att 1920 Shadowridge Dr. #104, vista, Ca. 92081. This business is registered by: Grimes Enerprises, Inc. 1920 Shadowridge Dr. #104 Vista, CA. 92081 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business 6/30/2009. /s/Anne Grimes, President Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/04/2019 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 & 7/04/2019 ____________
NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE OF Patrick J. Tompkins Case No. 37-2019-00022403PR-LA-CTL To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate or both, of Patrick J. Tompkins, Pat Tompkins, P. J. Tompkins. A Petition for Probate has been filed by Karen Kolender in the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, 1100 Union St., San Diego, Ca., 92101, Central. The Petition for Probate requests that Karen Kolnder be appointed as personal representative to administer the estate of the decedent. The petition requests authority to administer the estate under the Independent Administration of Estates Act (This authority will allow the personal representative to take many actions wihtout obtaining court approval. Before taking certain very important actions, however, the personal representative will be required to give notice to interested persons unless they have waived notice or consented to the proposed action.) The independent administration authority will be granted unless an interested person files an objection to the petition and shows good cause as to why the court should not grant the authority. A hearing on the petition will be held in this court as follows: Date: July 24, 2019 Time: 1:30 p. m. . Dept: 502 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. Petitioner: Karen Kolender 4669 Norwalk Avenue San Diego, CA. 2117 Phone: 858.335.1598 6/13, 6/20 & 6/27/2019
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9012917 The name of the business, M. Stephenson Design, located at 29012 Vista Valley Dr., :Vista, CA. 92084. This business is registered by: Mary Stephenson Hoster 29012 Vista Valley Dr. Vista, CA. 92084 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business 1/01/2019. /s/Mary Stephenson Hoster Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/20/2019 6/6, 6/13, 6/20 & 6/27/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014081 The name of the business, HMS Growers, located at 1745 San Pablo Drive, San Marcos, CA. 92078. This business is registered by: Timothy Leon Miller 1745 San Pablo Drive San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business 6/03/2019. /s/Timothy Leon Miller Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/03/2019 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 & 7/04/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014422 The name of the business, Platter and Honey, located at 1401 Paseo Alegre, San Marcos, CA. 92069. This business is registered by: Platter and Honey LLC 1401 Paseo Alegre San Marcos, Ca. 92069 This business is conducted by Limited Liability Company. First day of business n/a. /s/Kaila Scott, Manager Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/06/2019 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 & 7/04/2019 ____________
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9013305 The name of the business, Born Pretty Nails, located at 1882 West El Norte Pkwy, Escondido, CA. 92026 This business is registered by: Kenny Lam Truong 3599 Rebecca St. El Centro, CA. 92243 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business 5/23/19. /s/Kenny Lam Truong Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/23/2019 5/30, 6/06/ 6/13 & 6/20/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9013639 The name of the business, Nauticus Maritime Academy, loated at 3111 Olive Knoll Place, Escondido, CA. 92027. This business is registered by: Johnathan and Andrea Ricketts 3111 Olive Knoll Place Escondido, Ca. 92027 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business n/a. /s/ Johnathan Ricketts Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/28/2019 6/06/ 6/13, 6/20 & 6/27/2019
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014640 The name of the business, Ocean Hills Cabinets, located at 1970 Foothill Dr., Vista, CA. 92084 This business is registered by: Mario R. Sanchez 419 Foussat Rd. Oeanside, Ca. 92054 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business n/a. /s/Mario R. Sanchez Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/10/2019 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 & 7/11/2019 ____________
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014642 The name of the business, Ocean Hills Windows & Doors, located at 1970 Foothill Dr., Vista, Ca. 92084. This business is registered by: Gilbert Sanchez Consruction Inc. 1970 Foothill Dr. Vista, CA. 92084 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business 6/10/2019. /s/Gilbert Sanchez, CEO Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/10/2019 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 & 7/11/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9013615 The name of the business, Twin Oaks Soapworks, located at 285 Glendale Avenue, San Marcos, CA. 92069. This business is registered by: Melinda Cole Klein 285 Glendale avenue San Marcos, CA. 92069 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business n/a. /s/Melinda Cole Klein Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/28/2019 6/06/ 6/13, 6/20 & 6/27/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9013705 The name of the business, Oliver Electrical, located at 408 Taylor St., Vista, Ca 92084. This business is registered by: Courtney Neil Oliver 408 TaylorSt. Vista, CA. 92084 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business n/a. /s/Courtney Neil Oliver Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/29/2019 6/06/ 6/13, 6/20 & 6/27/2019 ___________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014204 The name of the business, Team OC Realty, SoCal Home Mortgages, located at 158 Avenida Miramar, #B, San Clemente, CA. 92672. This business is registered by: Noushin Brown 158 Avenida Miramar #B San Clemente, CA. 92672 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business n/a. /s/Noushin Brown Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/04/2019 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 & 7/04/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014267 The name of the business, All Performance Auto Racing, located at 825 A Andreasen Dr., Escondido, Ca. 92029. This business is registered by: Edgardo Sanchez 739 Goldenrod St. Escondido, CA. 92029 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business n/a. /s/Edgardo Sanchez Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/05/2019 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 & 7/11/2019 ____________
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014095 The name of the business, Lucy’s Busy Bees, located at 1411 Stanley Way, Escondido, CA. 92027. This business is registered by: Lucero de Jesus Cruz Valdez 1411 Stanley Way Escondido, CA. 92027 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business n/a. /s/Lucero de Jesus Cruz Valdez 1411 Stanley Way Escondido, CA. 92027 Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/03/2019 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 & 7/11/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9012672 The name of the business, Torres Maintenance and Landscaping, located at 1375 N. Broadway #G5 Escondido, Ca. 92026 This business is registered by: Merced Mauro Bueno Torres 1375 North Broadway #G5 Escondido, CA. 92026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business 5/16/19 Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/16/2019 6/13, 6/20, 6/27, & 7/04/2019 ____________
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9012108 The name of the business, Maven
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92069. This business is registered by: Natalie Jane Potter 1350 Duckwalk Road San Marcos, CA. 92069 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business n/a. /s/ Natalie Jane Potter Filed
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014025 The name of the business, LashPerfect by Irene, located at 707 Civic Cener Dr., Suite 106 Vista, CA. 92084 This business is registered by: Irene Rosario Ruiz Sanchez 1510 S. Melrose Dr., #152 Vista, Ca. 92081 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business 6/03/19 Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/03/2019 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 & 7/11/2019 ____________
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014027 The name of the business, Shabib Trading Company, located at 135 W. Mission #207, Escondido, CA. 92025. This business is registered by: Mohammad Shabib 755 Minor Dr. EScondido, CA. 92025 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business 1/01/1957 Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/03/2019 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 & 7/11/2019 ____________
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014144 The name of the business, Project Mike, located at 32754 Ranchos Ladera Rd., Bonsall, CA. 92003 This business is registered by: Michael & Margaret I. Morand 32754 Ranchos Ladera Rd. Bonsall, CA. 92003 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business 2/28/08. Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/04/2019 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 & 7/11/2019 ____________
Creative Catering, 9-5 Room Service, located at 1510 S. Coast Hiway, Oceanside, CA. 92054. This business is registered by: Frederick James Skaggs 1510 S. Coast Hiway Oceanside, Ca 92054 Lucia Lux 252 Blackbird Way Oceanside, CA. 92057 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business n/a.
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9013555 The name of the business, Wabi Sabi Living, located at 281 Lado de Loma Dr., Vista, CA. 92083. This business is registered by: Jeanette Gerardo Martin 281 Lado de Loma Dr. Vista, Ca. 92083 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business n/a. /s/Jeanette Gerardo Martin Filed
Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/24/2019 5/30, 6/06/ 6/13 & 6/20/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9013580 The name of the business, Poke Stage, Poke Plus, located at 2757 Overlook Point Dr., Escondido, CA. 92029.
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Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/28/2019 5/30, 6/06/ 6/13 & 6/20/2019 ____________
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2019-00019664-CU-PT-NC TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Karye Denise Ghaderpanah filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present name: Karye Denise Ghaderpanah to Proposed name Karye Denise Wallace. 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 objection 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 16, 2019 8:30a.m., Department 23. 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 June 4, 2019 /s/Sim von Kalinowski, Judge of the Superior Court 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 & 7/4/2019 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014565 The name of the business, Douoble Peak Wealth Management, Pacific Financial Group, located at 955 Boardwalk, Ste 203, San Marcos, CA. 92078. This business is registered by: David Simpson 1002 Skyline Pl. San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business n/a.. /s/David Simpson Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/07/2019 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 & 7/04/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9012854 The name of the business, Affordable Cleaning Services, located at 840 Lantana Way #111, Vista, CA. 92081. This business is registered by: Marcos Adrian and Suyen Catalina Alatriste 840 Lantana Way #111 Vista, CA. 92081 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business n/a.. /s/Marcos Adrian Alatriste Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 5/20/2019 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 & 7/04/2019 ____________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2019-9014461 The name of the business, Maritza Lopez Media, located at 637 Paseo Rio, Vista, CA. 92081. This business is registered by: Maritza Lopez 637 Paseo Rio Vista, Ca. 92081 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business 6/06/19. /s/Maritza Lopez Filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego on 6/06/2019 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 & 7/04/2019 ____________
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