Volume 44- No. 25
June 20, 2013
by lyle e davis
So now, Congress had passed the law and President Abraham Lincoln had signed it.
It started out as a lie.
By our government.
The stage was set.
Imagine that. A government that was less than honest with its people.
Now all that was to be done was to entice people to move into this great paradise. At least, that’s how it would be portrayed.
Back in the late 1800’s, the government had a problem. It had a lot of unclaimed federal land, much of it west of the Mississippi, a great deal of it in a territory we now know as Montana.
Well! That just wouldn’t do! The government wanted that land occupied by white settlers. Just one of the benefits of that would be to erase the land claims by Blackfeet, Gros Ventre, Sioux, Crow and other native peoples. There wasn’t much there. In the northern third of the territory, about a 100 miles south of the Canadian border and westward as far as the Rockies, you found about 26 million acres of land. Lots of shortgrass prairie and sagebrush.
One of the railroad barons of the time, James J. Hill, founder of the Great Northern Railway, also wanted that land occupied by customers who would need materials such as farming implements, horse tack, household good, seed grain, any number of things, all of which would need to be shipped in. By train. Eventually, the trains would also carry wheat in the opposite direction. The railroad would make money, coming and going.
Say . . . what if the Great Northern Railway got together with Congress and came up The Paper - 760.747.7119
with a scam . . er, plan, to settle the area? Both parties would benefit. Both parties could fund multimillion dollar advertising and propaganda campaigns to entice folk to move into the area. Wouldn’t that be just ducky?
And so it was done. A conspiracy of sorts was hatched, by Congress, by Mr. Hill, and others in the business of generating commerce, even if it needed a bit of a little white lie here and there. Or maybe more than a bit.
Congress was persuaded to pass a law in 1862 that would change the face of our nation . . . and of that barren territory that we know today as the state of Montana. That law was The Free Homestead Act
This law entitled anyone who filed to a quarter-section of land (160 acres) provided they lived on the land for five years. Otherwise, after living on the land for six months, homesteaders could choose to buy it outright for $1.25 per acre. Each homesteader was also assessed a $10.00 filing fee. Several hundred miles east of Montana, where the average rainfall is much higher, 160 acres was plenty of land to support a family and produce an abundance of crops. But in Montana, especially in eastern Montana there was, and is, an arid climate, crops do not grow well without irrigation. On high desert-like plateaus, it can be difficult to find water for irrigation.
The trumpet call was sounded of “Free land! Opportunity! A future!” Congress and the Great Northern Railway spent millions of dollars in assuring ambitious Americans that this Homestead Act would allow you practically free land, enough to feed your family. But, the land wasn’t quite free . . . and it was far from enough. Farming and ranching was to become a boom or bust situation . . . and far more busting than booming. A pamphlet issued in 1912 by the Great Northern Railway, titled "Montana Free Homestead Land," bragged that the state's climate was healthful, the winters "not severe because of the dry air," and the yields of winter wheat "phenomenal." Act now, urged the pamphlet. If you want a piece of this bounteous giveaway, it said, "you had better start for Montana at once."
The ad campaigns worked.
Frontier fact: Between 1880 and 1890, the population of Montana grew from 39,000 to 143,000. Montana would soon become the most homesteaded state in America.
For as little as $22.50, a homesteader could rent a freight car to bring his family and all
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their belongings from Saint Paul to eastern Montana.
Though their numbers were initially few, and their lives were unquestionably difficult, many of Montana’s first generation of homesteaders clearly recognized that land was the key to stakeholdership in the great American dream. In numerous letters to friends and family back East their optimism and confidence was unmistakable. “I think I have as good a stock farm as there is anywhere,” wrote Joseph Bumby from Silver Star, Montana, in May of 1871. “It is a beautiful place here in pleasant weather, thousands of acres of thick, green, luxuriant bunch grass . . . all around you with the thickly wooded snow capped mountains in the distance . . . Sometimes I get almost discouraged, here all alone, camping out amongst the wild beasts, without any fence around my grain, at present . . . I have more to do than one person can attend to . . . but I am in strong hopes of making a good farm here . . .”
Give Us This Day Our Daily Chuckle
This week, a compendium of wit, wisdom and neat stuff you can tell at parties. Enjoy! Wittiest Comeback Some woman, to Calvin Coolidge: “Mr. President, I have a wager with a friend who says I can’t get more than two
Then, hypnotized by the powerful sway of the wellfinanced propaganda machine, homesteaders flooded into Montana. Dozens of new boomtowns appeared out of thin, dry air, like mirages on the rolling plains. People came from Minnesota, from Illinois, from Scotland, from Norway, and from points in between to accept the dare, tossing down their labor, their youth, and their hopes. They were homesteaders. Some of the early homesteaders struck it rich. They found the easily farmable places, places with plenty of water access, plenty of trees, prairie grasses for grazing, and prairies ripe for plowing and planting. Some of the latter day immigrants often found mighty slim pickin’s.
Soon, northern Montana saw an increase in settlers . . . most of the easily farmable places having already been taken. These settlers, just as Big Ol’ Jim Hill had planned, followed the railroad, which had completed it’s tracks in 1893.
words out of you.”
Coolidge: “You lose.”
Lewis Morris: “There’s a conspiracy against me. A conspiracy of silence. But what can one do?”
In 1909 Congress updated the original Homestead Act, again in 1912 and 1916, which cut back the residential requirements to three years instead of five and raised the acreage granted to 320 or 640 for a cattle operation. These new amendments, coupled with outright lies by the railroad and other scheming merchants about the potential, drew trusting immigrants. They would sadly learn, within a few short but difficult years, that this increased acreage was still insufficient to earn a living. Congress also passed the Desert Land Act. The idea behind the Desert Land Act was to "reclaim" some western lands not considered suitable for settlement. Homestead life was anything but easy. Many newcomers erected sod houses constructed from grassy slabs of topsoil. Others built cramped, one-room shanties out of rough-cut lumber, covering them in tarpaper, and insulating them with dirty rags and discarded newspapers. Mice, snakes, and grasshoppers were a constant torment.
Lady Astor: “If you were my husband, I’d put poison in your coffee.”
Winston Churchill: “Nancy, if I were your husband, I’d drink it.”
Oscar Wilde: “Join it.”
Calvin Coolidge versus an Opera singer
“I have reserved two tickets for opening night. Come, and bring a friend, if you have one.”
Coolidge: “I’m all for it.”
George Bernard Shaw:
“Impossible to come to first night. Will come second night, if you have one.”
Audience Member: “What do you think of her execution?” Muhammad Frazier
Frazier: “He’s phony, using his blackness to get his way.” Ali: “Joe Frazier is so ugly he should donate his face to the US Bureau of Wild Life.” Winston Churchill Member of Parliament:
MP: “Mr. Churchill, must you fall asleep while I’m speaking?”
Churchill: “No, it’s purely voluntary.” Winston Churchill vs. Betsy Braddock: Betsy Braddock: you are drunk!”
With these crude accommodations, homesteaders faced the blistering heat, choking dust storms, and subzero cold of Montana’s often-inhospitable plains. Isolation on this harsh and forlorn landscape often took its toll. “I have stood in the doorway of our shack, with my heart full of sadness and loneliness, and listened to the wind,” wrote Sue Howells of Choteau County. “It is an incessant, screeching, whining and screaming wind and it seems to be heard nowhere except in Montana on the homestead.”
More than 80,000 homesteaders moved into Montana between 1909 and the early 1920's. By the late 1920's, 60,000 of them had either packed up and left or were sent off to fight in World War I. Many homesteaders took claims with little or no farming experience, and growing crops in the harsh conditions of the West was a difficult task for even the most sea-
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Churchill: “You’re right, Bessie. And you are ugly. But tomorrow morning I’ll be sober and you’ll still be ugly.” Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Vs. An Admirer
Admirer: “Herr Mozart, I am thinking of writing symphonies. Can you give me any suggestions as to how to get started?” Mozart: “A symphony is a very complex musical form. Perhaps you should begin with some simple lieder and work your way up to a symphony.” Admirer: “But, Herr Mozart, you were writing symphonies when you were 8 years old!”
Mozart: “Yes, but I never asked anybody how.” Miriam Hopkins vs. Anonymous Singer: “You know, my dear, I insured my voice for fifty thousand dollars.” Hopkins: “That’s wonderful. What did you do with the money?”
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soned farmers. Many homesteads in the arid plains were too small to yield a profitable crop, and the cost of irrigation far exceeded the value of the land. Over the 124-year history of the Act, more than 2 million individuals filed claims. Of these, only 783,000 -- less than half -- ultimately obtained the deeds for their homesteads. For many, Montana promised an easier, more prosperous life than in the "settled" parts of the country. Montana pioneer Marie Tintinger Nevin recalled:
"Several letters came from my brothers, telling what a wonderful climate Montana had, and how the livestock grazed on the range the year around. That sounded good to us back in the cold northern part of Iowa, where we had to hover around the stove to keep from freezing and where the blizzards were so bad they had to have lines stretched from houses to barns, to find their way from house to barn and back during a Norther." Even for those who were already in the West, Montana held possibilities. Bartley Curtis, who came to the Territory as a child in the 1880s, reported that in South Dakota,
"Somehow or other the things that they could grow well out there just wasn't doing any good. There was just this bald, bare prairie. So my father decided he would migrate, that he would up and get out of that country."
Lloyd Kanning, a sturdy 76year-old with a full head of white hair and pale blue eyes, who has been driving a tractor since the age of ten: "Farming," he said, "is like fighting a war."
He listed the categories of enemy. "You're fighting the weather to start with. You wait for the right moment, you put your seed in the ground—but if your tractor and other crucial pieces of machinery are old, you're fighting to keep them functional. Then diseases. Then bugs. Defeat all those, get a good stand of wheat grown and turn-
ing amber in the fall, and along comes a hailstorm and beats it to the ground. Or if the hail doesn't find you, the wind does, whipping through your grain to cause "shelling" (kernels falling out of the heads) so bad you lose half your crop before you can cut it. But no, maybe it ripens fine, the hail and the wind spare you, the grasshoppers miss you, and you're ready to cut it—then comes a wet stretch of autumn days, sogging your harvest, forcing you to put damp wheat into the bin. Now you must aerate that bin and dry the grain, or at least keep it cool. And then you've got to fight the price. If your wheat has low protein content, the buyer at the local elevator may discount you as much as a buck forty per bushel for every percentage point below scale. Say that high-protein wheat is selling at six dollars, and you're two points below; your crop might as well disappear.”
Dana Darlington's grandfather, born in 1906, lived in a sod homesteader's house with his widowed mother in southern Chouteau County and, when he got old enough, earned some cash rounding up abandoned livestock for the local bank. "It was pretty harsh. Lot of people were leaving," Darlington said. "When people left, they just up and left their livestock, just let 'em go." His grandfather's job was to bring in those cattle and horses and mules before they starved or were eaten by cougars or wolves—collateral gone to waste. It was pretty tough times, even before the Dust Bowl. The hoppers. The climate, dry. I think a lot of 'em that ended up staying just had a lot of luck on their side—and a lot of determination." It wasn't just man against the elements. Quite a few of those original homesteaders were women, single or widowed, who made their way west and filed alone.
One among them was Vicki Olson's maternal grandmother, from Pennsylvania, who proved up on a place south of Malta in 1920, despite the drought. Meanwhile her brother and the man who would soon become her husband also filed and made good on their own homesteads nearby. During the late 1920s came some years of good rain, green rangeland for livestock,
and high yields of wheat, which allowed some families to enlarge their holdings as vacated places became cheaply available. For Olson's paternal grandparents, sheep paid the bills, but it took much more than 640 acres to support a big flock. "Homestead days didn't work," she said. "This was hatched back East. Where they had all this fertile land. They didn't have a clue what the land was like here." "Other kids had skateboards," Buster Brown said. "I had horses."
Buster spoke about his greatgrandpa, John Brown, a blacksmith who worked on the trolley lines in Great Falls and then came up here to the Sweet Grass Hills and filed on a homestead around 1898. Elmer Brown was John's son, another blacksmith, who filed an adjacent claim of his own. John built a log house, Elmer built one of frame, and eventually Elmer put them together, driving his frame house to the site like a horsedrawn wagon, holding his reins from one of the bedroom windows. He covered the frame and logs with stucco. That's the house Buster was raised in. As you look at all these folks who homesteaded . . . you have to realize that these were hardy, adventurous folks. Sometimes foolhardy, sometimes misinformed, but all seeking a better life. They sought to expand the frontier. Remember, for the Pilgrims, fleeing religious persecution in England, the frontier was the Massachusetts coastline in the 1620s. For Daniel Boone, the frontier was Kentucky in the 1770s. For the residents of Skunk City, a wild boomtown later known as Chicago, the frontier was Illinois in the 1840s. For pioneer author Laura Ingalls Wilder, the frontier was South Dakota in the 1880s. The U.S. has had many frontiers with many pioneers, each existing in its own unique place, time, and cir-
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Anonymous Actress vs. Ilka Chase: “I enjoyed reading your book. Who wrote it for you?” Ilka Chase: “Darling, I’m so glad you liked it. Who read it to you?” John Wilkes Montagu:
Montagu: “Sir, I do not know if you shall die by the gallows or of the pox (syphillis).”
Wilkes: “That depends, sir, on whether I embrace your principles or your mistress.” Mohandas Ghandi Western Civilization:
Reporter: “What do you think of Western Civilization?” Ghandi: “I’m all for it.” Edna Ferber Coward:
Coward: “You look almost like a man. Ferber:
James McNeill Whistler vs. Oscar Wilde: Wilde: “I wish I had said that.” Whistler: “You will, Oscar, you will.”
Thomas Reed vs Henry Clay: Clay: “I would rather be right than be president.”
Reed: “The gentleman need not trouble himself. He’ll never be either.”
Robert Benchley vs. A Man in Uniform: Benchley: “My good man, would you please get me a taxi?”
Uniformed Doorman: “I’m not a doorman. I happen to be a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy!” Benchley: “All right, then. Get me a battleship.”
Henry Clav vs. Senator Daniel Webster, upon seeing a pack of mules walk by: Webster: “Clay, there goes a number of your Kentucky con-
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Independent District Commission - Public Information Meeting
The City of Escondido will be holding a public information meeting to provide information regarding the Independent Districting Commission application process. The meeting will be held on Thursday, June 20 at 4 p.m. in the Mitchell Room, 201 N. Broadway, Escondido. All interested individuals are invited to attend.
Applications are being accepted for appointment to the Independent Districting Commission in the City Clerk’s Office, 201 N. Broadway, Escondido, during office hours (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.) through Friday, June 28, 2013. The application is available online at http://www.escondido.org/ or by request to the City Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org. To verify eligibility, fingerprinting should be completed by applicants by June 28, 2013. An explanation of the fingerprinting process will be provided to applicants
after the application is submitted. You may also call (760) 839-4617 should you have any questions. The term of the Commission will begin September 1, 2013. Escondido City Manager Issues Statement
Escondido City Manager Clay Phillips has issued the following statement in response to recent media accounts of police personnel matters: “The City of Escondido has a zero tolerance policy towards racial comments in the workplace. As the City Manager, I am responsible for assuring that any concerns that City policy has been violated are promptly and thoroughly addressed in an unbiased and independent manner.
In light of recent emails, Facebook postings, or newspaper articles, I believe it is important to publicly state my highest admiration and confidence in all of the members of our Police Department. This includes our Command staff, all of whom are providing outstanding and
for England via troop ship. After a seven day boat trip and while in Scotland, the BBC announced D-Day on June 6, 1944. From Scotland, Doug headed into England to complete his training, first in Wellington aircraft, then learned his job on board the Lancasters in #6 Bomber Command. After VE Day on May 8th, 1945, things began to wind down and Doug and his mates loaded up the Lancaster and flew home from England to Canada.
Man About Town
We noticed a slight error in the biography we did on Doug Best several weeks ago. We have since corrected the information to read as follows: Doug Best joined the Royal Canadian Air Force on his 18th birthday in 1943. After two year's training he headed
The war was finally over. ••••• During the 27 years we owned the concession at Dixon Lake known as “Lyle’s at Dixon Lake,” we had occasion to work with the always smiling Jim Dayberry.
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capable leadership for the Department.” Police Seek Additional Victims in Assault Case
On June 9 at 11:25 a.m., the City of Carlsbad Police Department received a call about a disturbance at the Motel 6 in the 1000 block of Carlsbad Village Drive. As a result of the disturbance, officers arrested 27 year old Matthew Terrell of Oceanside. Terrell was arrested for False Imprisonment and Assault with the Intent to Commit a Sexual Act., and was booked into the Vista Detention Facility. Bail was set at $50,000. Investigators have reason to believe Terrell committed similar crimes in the past six months and investigators are seeking contact by any additional victims. Allegedly, the victim ws lured to the Motel 6 to take modeling photos. The victim learned of the “job” via a website. Once she arrived, she was bound and assaulted. Other guests called police and upon arrival they arrested Terrell.
Catfish. No fishing license is required that day as it is a free fishing day in California, but lake fishing permits are required at the regular prices. The main parking lot, Senior Shoreline, and Willow Cove will remain open until midnight, but the Oakvale lot will close at 9:00p.m., also the entire southern shoreline. All boats will have to return to the dock by 9:00 PM. There is to be a charity pancake breakfast and raffle benefiting Purple Heart Hero Support, an outreach program of www.marineparents.com followed by a luncheon. A flag raising ceremony is going to take place
In addition there will be a jumpy house for the kids and several good trucks have been invited to attend. Visitors on that day may also serve witness to the unveiling of thebrand new fishing pier in Boat Dock Cove. For more information on the contest or fishing conditions, please contact the Ranger Station at (760) 839-4346 or visit thewebsite at:
Letters to the Editor To:
Roger W. Doughtery Public Afairs Director, Kaiser Permanente
I read The Paper here in Rancho Bernardo, CA (San Diego) on a continuing basis due to it's excellent content especially the truth's it informs the WHOLE community about. When your Kaiser San Marcos Clinic officials tried to BAN this outstanding free speech platform ‘Letters to the Editor’ Cont. on Page 5
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in 2008 many people in North San Diego County responded to the Kaiser officials with complaints of censorship.
I thought I had honorably served this country (medic US Army 1976-79) to help keep it a "free" place of ideas, some good some not so good, but never the less a country where we, the people, could express ourselves with a degree of respect to each other. Now, again see: TheCommunityPaper.com Volume 44- No.23, June 6, 2013, we are made aware of Mr.Sean J. Villafranca, building manager for the Kaiser San Marcos Clinic, has decided to BAN The Paper. WHY!?
Does he have some personal agenda to uphold by his blatant attempt at censorship of the "free press"? Does your organization have an inbred (company culture) bias against the truths that we read about? If The Paper was dispensing lies then I would still
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whole-heartily want it to be available as anyone reading it would see it for what it was ... lies.
The thing is, The Paper is edited by a very honest and commendable gentleman. He 'tells it like it is' which means that some of his reporting will get on a few nerves ie...Sean Villafrance. The MAJORITY of readers agree with most of what Mr. Lyle E Davis publishes in this wonderfully honest weekly paper. I believe it is time for the top levels of management in Kaiser (Oakland offices) to get involved and review why Mr. Villafrance is still employed with your organization. It must assuredly be due to bias at the local level of management which may mean local management should be reviewed as well (yourself, Dr. Jonathan Rott, Mr. Villafrance, and Dr. Paul Bernstein to name a few). Remember there are national organizations that would jump at the chance to bring litigation down on Kaiser for it's allowance of 'local' staff abridging the First Amendment.
Maybe we 'The People' should start walking a picket line at Kaiser Clinics to inform the rest of the state and country of this vile and cowardly stance Mr. Villafrance and Kaiser has decided to pursue. Sincerely,
Mr. Keith D Bristow San Diego, CA 92127 And More . . .
I’ve been following the rants on Kaiser and The Paper. Gregory Davis’s letter has prompted me to write. I felt much of what he said was true. I feel this is a right leaning paper. As a school teacher I read many of your jokes to my students, but some, as Mr. Davis pointed out, I do not read due to content-mild as it may be. Why does Mr. Davis feel Kaiser has the right to limit this paper from its offices? I am a Kaiser member. That means I pay for their buildings and doctors; Villafranca does not own it. Mr. Villafranca has no right to tell me what I may read. As a teacher, would it be good
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teaching for me to not allow any readings of the Japanese internment because I disagreed?
Teachers teach that one develops his own opinion based on a variety of readings-such as The Paper, Tribune, L.A. Times, etc. When ONE person starts dictating what people may or may not read, give it any name you want but don’t call it democracy. Here’s a note for Mr. Davis and Mr. Villafranca; my family was at the front of the civil rights movement. I was told I could not be a principal in my district because I didn’t have the right credentials (I did). So racism I have lived with. Mr. Villafranca, don’t be a sissy, get some juevos. Mr. Davis, don’t limit my sources of reading-let me. Let freedom ring! /s/Alex Avilez San Diego County And More . . . Dear Lyle:
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Dr. Stephen Heilman Sincerely, Stephen Heilman, D. C.
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I just wanted to give you my opinion about the June 13th issue. The headline was overblown rhetoric; the jokes are childish and mysoginistic; Evelyn’s work contains valuable local information; The Man about Town is selfindulgent puffery and the news reporting is right on!
I've been trying to figure out for many months what the truth may be about this local story but The Paper has excelled in a manner that the Union Tribune and the LA Times has not come close to. Kudos to you. These are my conclusions from your writings. The socalled commendation is unprofessional police work. Commendations are not inside jokes and I've seen too many certificates like this used to buffer up an officer's credibility in court cases to know they should not be treated like this one. Both Captains were wrong to use city resources like this and it
The Escondido Republican Women, Federated (ERWF), in partnership with The Escondido Republican Club (TERC), recently sponsored six Teenage Republican Students (TARS) from San Pasqual High School to attend the High School Conference at the Reagan Ranch in Santa Barbara. Sponsored by The Young America’s Foundation, the conference is committed to ensuring that increasing numbers of young Americans understand and are inspired by the ideas of individual freedom, a strong national defense, free enterprise, and traditional values. Pictured are Karen Ochoa,
is below their ranks to see gutter sniping of this sort. Yes, these should be considered when evaluating either man for the next Chief. It is noteworthy that there appears to be favoritism involving police or their families when medical care is involved.
Jim Maher was right to inform the City Manager of the contents of the e-mails. Clay Phillips was wrong to elevate his personal grievance with the Chief of Police over an internal matter that sould have been handled administratively. The City Council was wrong to not pull the chain on the City Manager who allowed such a fiasco to become public fodder despite all of their best efforts to keep this secret. I would not be surprised if the actions of the Council did not cause this incident to exceed $100,000 of hard earned tax-payer funds. Finally, The Paper is to be praised for editorial and reporting of this local story and I'm sure I'm not the only one who thinks so. Keep up the good work.
Darlene Hansen (TARS Chair), Mary Fabry, Jenny Cole (TARS Vice Chair) and Lauren Cole. Attending but not pictured were Nigel Hueratas, Daniel Mevs and Haley Hill. ERWF meets monthly at 11:30am on the 4th Wednesday of the month at Cocina del Charro, 890 W. Valley Parkway, Escondido. For reservations, go to www.escondidorwf.org or call 760.489.1407. (See Photo, below left) Meetings/Events Calendar
Opening Reception of Art Illustrated: Celebrating Comic Art! – Today, Thursday, June 20, from 6-8pm, join in for a special party seeing comic art classics and contemporary works at The Museum, California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 340 N. Escondido Blvd., Escondido. This major exhibition features over 250 pieces of art from many of the most popular comic artists spanning the last 80 years: Dennis the Menace, Luann, Dr. Seuss, Family Circus, Beetle Bailey, and more. CCAE members are free; cost for non-members is $8. RSVP to Kirsten Vega at 760.839.4138. Free Preview Night for Military Families - In partnership with the Moonlight Cultural Foundation, Cox Communications is inviting active duty military and their families to a free Preview Night performance of the 2013 Moonlight Stage Productions Summer Season. Free tickets (limited quantities) are available for the four summer Preview Night performances including: South Pacific, The Wizard of Oz, Young Frankenstein, and The Who's TOMMY.
/s/David W. Ryan Retired Judge
Editor’s Note: We are proud to say that David Ryan was once our attorney, before he was elevated to his distinguished seat on the Superior Court Bench. He has a distinguished law career and I regret he is retired. He certainly earned it . . . but I’d love to see that great legal mind back at work.
Dear Mr. Davis, I like both, The Paper, as well as Kaiser / San Marcos, and I am fortunate to read most issues of The Paper somewhere other than Kaiser's waiting rooms. This does not change my position that Mr. Villafranca (not exactly a "gent", as you kindly refered to him) is overreaching and exploiting the trust by his employer in order to advance his personal agenda. In addition to the principles which you already defended, I also take it personally - if a facility overseer can not coexist with readers of The Paper, who ultimately pay his salary, then he needs a career change, not the other way around.
These performances take place under the stars at the Moonlight Amphitheater in Vista. Tickets are available at all Camp Pendleton ITT offices and the Camp Pendleton YMCA. For more information, visit the Moonlight Cultural Foundation.
Kensington Trio to Perform in Oceanside – Oceanside Theatre Company’s Music Series presents a concert by The Kensington Trio, featuring noted soprano Rebecca Steinke, on Sunday, June 23, at The Brooks Theatre, 217 North Coast Hwy, Oceanside. Doors open 2:30pm, show starts 3:00pm. The program will include works by Mozart, Schubert, Debussy, and Gershwin. Based in San Diego, The Kensington Trio has performed since 2001. All seats $15. For tickets call 760.433.8900 or visit www.oceansidetheatre.org.
Spreckels Organ Festival Opens June 24 – Summer is coming! The line-up for the annual Summer International Organ Festival runs from June 24 through August 26 at the Spreckels Organ Pavilion in Balboa Park. World-class musicians play under the stars each summer on the historic Spreckels Organ, first dedicated on New Years Eve 1915 and still the largest outdoor pipe organ in the Western Hemisphere. All concerts are on Monday evenings at 7:30pm and are free of charge. For more information about the Spreckels Organ Society including a list of upcoming concerts, visit www.sosorgan.com or the Spreckels Organ Society Facebook fan page. Celebrate the Festival’s opening night on Monday, June 24 with a festive Bach's Supper. Share a delicious catered dinner with family and friends and other fans of the Spreckels Organ before the first concert of the season. The event is open to
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Rest in Peace, Grandpa Michael Kevin Kelley
Michael Kevin Kelley of San Marcos & Gold Beach, Oregon, passed away in Gold Beach, Oregon. May 26, 2013. Memorial Services to be held at Life Christian Fellowship on 113 N. Melrose in Vista June 22 at 5:00pm.
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Carl DeMaio to Speak at Republican Women’s Meeting – Former San Diego Councilman Carl DeMaio, will be the guest speaker at the Carlsbad Republican Women Federated (CRWF) luncheon on Tuesday, June 25. DeMaio is entering the 2014 race for Representative for the 52nd Congressional District. He has a passion for reforming government, with an emphasis on economic issues, and when on the City Council helped turn the city around from the brink of bankruptcy through his “Roadmap to Recovery” reform agenda. The social hour begins at 11am, with lunch at noon, at the Hilton Garden Inn, 6450 Carlsbad Blvd. Cost is $30/members and $35/non-members. RSVP by Friday, June 21, to Niki Coates at 760.931.9420 or firstname.lastname@example.org. CRWF meets every fourth Tuesday. For more info, visit www.carlsbadrepublicans.com.
Civil War Program at DUVCW Meeting – When the Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War 1861-1865 (DUVCW), Nancy Hanks Lincoln Tent No. 5, meets at 11am on Tuesday, June 25, in the Veterans Memorial War Building at Zoo Drive and Park Boulevard in Balboa Park, San Diego, the program will be related to the Civil War. Barbara Mondt will report on the Memorial Day observance held at Mt. Hope Cemetery honoring Captain Winfield Scott. Rededication of Child Development Center – On Saturday, June 29, from 47pm, the community is invited to celebrate the Escondido Community Child Development Center (ECCDC) Founder, Lorraine Boyce, as the school is rededicated to her. The facility is located at 819 W. 9th Ave., Escondido. The ECCDC Mission is to increase the family’s ability to be a fully functioning unit, capable of
meeting its own needs through the provision of high quality child care and early education. For more info, visit www.eccdc.com. CWONC to Conduct “Sew-In” - Sewing machines will be humming on Saturday, June 29th, as Contemporary Women of North County (CWONC) hold their quarterly Sew-In from 8:30am to12:30pm. Members will meet at the San Marcos Community Center to sew colorful blankets for Covers with Love to distribute to children hospitalized with cancer and other life-threatening conditions. Participants will also make elbow splints for Operation Smile, an organization that sends teams of medical volunteers all over the world to perform surgery on children born with cleft palate and other facial deformities. The elbow splints, called "No-No Armbands," aid in recovery by immobilizing the small children’s arms to keep them from touching bandaged faces. Non-members are welcome to attend the Sew-In and join in the effort, regardless of sewing skill level. The club also welcomes donations of fabric that can be used for the projects. Contact Lisa Pratte 760.705.6905 or Marianne Furtado 760.484.2930 for more information about the event. CWONC is a local nonprofit service club of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs. For more info about the club or to make a donation, visit www.cwonc.org. For info about the organizations, visit www.coverswithlove.com or www.operationsmile.org.
Intro to Floral Design with Joel Garlejo – At the Escondido Arts Partnership Municipal Gallery, on Saturday, June 29, from 9am to 1pm, floral designer and instructor Joel Garlejo will hold this hands-on lesson on basics of floral design, how to cut, store and care for your flowers, vase arrangements, and mechanics of a bouquet by creating well balanced arrangements of your own, including a tied hand held bouquet. Class fee is $120, and a $50 materials fee. Bring to class a 10” vase, a bucket, laundry baskets to carry your arrangements home; a hand
The Doctor is In! is their participation in continuing education courses “after” graduation that allows them to expand their capabilities and keep up with the latest trends in treatment. Dental schools require time to make major curriculum changes to incorporate all the newest developments that are constantly being discovered.
What Should Your Dentist Know?
“We learn something new every day.” This adage certainly holds true especially in the fields of medicine and dentistry today. With technology changing so much and so rapidly, it is now more important than ever for your dentist to be a lifelong student. The skills taught in today’s dental schools prepare a graduating dentist with a basic background of treatments … but it
The “drill them and fill them” of old times has passed, with the new paradigm being that of comprehensive treatment to preserve optimal oral and whole body health. This new model necessarily requires your dentist to incorporate a broader examination of ALL the factors affecting your health and necessitates the inclusion of more treatment modalities to meet their patients’ needs and working with other dental and medical specialist to cure their patients.
Although your medical doctor does a cursory check with his tongue blade, your dentist and hygienist have a more intimate relationship and are better able
towel and apron are suggested. Tools will be provided. Gallery is located at 262 E. Grand Avenue, Escondido. For info or to register, call 760.480.4101.
“We’re Not a Glum Lot III” Comedy Shows to Benefit The Fellowship Center’s 50th Anniversary – Comedians Bob Perkell, Kristin Key and Ron Pearson will be coming together to host an exciting day/evening of comedy shows at the AVO Playhouse in downtown Vista. The event is a fundraiser to benefit The Fellowship Center in Escondido, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The goal of this comedy is to bring laughter to those in drug and alcohol recovery and their family and friends. The three comedians involved in the two shows on June 29 are national headliners with a long list of entertainment accomplishments. These 90-minute shows are hoping to bring in 380 attendees each and are open to the general public. Doors open one hour prior to show time. Tickets are still available for the 3pm and 7pm Saturday, June 29, performances. Tickets can be purchased for $10/pre-sale or $15 at the door for the 3pm Matinee Show, and $20/pre-sale or $25 at the door for the 7pm Show. Pre-sale tickets are available online at www.visitixonline.com or by calling the AVO box office at 760.724.2110. The AVO Playhouse is located at 303 Main Street, Vista. For info, contact Bob Perkell at 714.381.3972 or email@example.com. Relay for Life of Vista 2013 Event Relay for Life of Vista 2013 is accepting registration for teams, team members, and cancer survivors. The Relay is a 24 hour event at Rancho Minerva Middle School in Vista beginning at 9:00am on Saturday July 13th, and concluding Sunday, July 14th at 9:00am. Go to www.RelayForLife.org/VistaCA, or contact us at 760.845.7102.
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to detect problems their patients may be encountering. With the new technologies dentists can more easily discover diseases, cancers, and infections, refer patients, and save lives. Some of the newer treatments learned through continuing education include: Sleep Apnea and snoring which are becoming epidemic, can now be detected, tested and treated, allowing you to stay healthier and more rested, while avoiding surgery. New treatments of migraines and jaw joint issues provide patients new remedies, often without the need for strong pain medications, many of which are addictive.
New Oral CT scans allow precise planning for placement of bone and implants. Implant designs continually get better and enhance our ability to eat and speak efficiently even at an older age.
Cosmetic dentistry has progressed to where we not only look at the factors affecting your smile, but face as well. We can incorporate the use of
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its annual 4th of July Celebration scheduled to take place at Bradley Park in San Marcos on Thursday, July 4, from 5–10pm. In addition to free musical entertainment, the event will feature carnival games, party jumps and various food booths. Highlight of the evening will be the fireworks display starting at 9pm. Vendors are invited to sell food or patriotic merchandise. Fees range from $75 to $125. All food vendors are required to have permits from the Department of Environmental Health. The San Marcos Fireworks Celebration is solely sponsored through community donations. Local business and individuals donate their time and money to make the display possible. For a vendor application or information on how to make a donation, call 760.744.9000 or visit www.san-marcos.net.
Speed Dating Party for Seniors – All eligible bachelors and bachelorettes are invited to attend a senior speed dating party called “When Lightning Strikes!,” to be held on Saturday, July 13, from 2-5pm at the San Marcos Senior Center, 111 Richmar Avenue, San Marcos. The party will be limited to fifty men and fifty women, and will feature rotating tableseating, vocal and danceable music provided by noted entertainer Dan Damon, plus party refreshments. To be eligible, participants must be both legally single and sixty years or older at the time of registration. This program is sponsored by Jan Fowler (www.janfowler.com), mistress of ceremonies for the party. She is an award-winning columnist and speaker on senior living, and an author with a new book soon about senior dating. Partygoers are urged to wear dress-up attire. Cost to attend is $20/person, with prepaid reservations due by July 9. To register, call Jan Fowler Senior Productions at 909.793.6419 or 760.744.5535 for further information.
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implants and oral appliances to help our patients eat, sleep, look and feel better. Lasers can now help with treating periodontal disease, in many cases eliminating more invasive surgery.
Finally, scanners which have developed over time will soon be precise enough to where “taking an impression” of your mouth to place a crown or denture, will simply involve the waving of a ‘wand”! What should your dentist know? Enough to “Learn Something New Every day”... beyond their “basic” education in order to keep up with the pace of developments in medicine and dentistry. The age of the computer has accelerated these developments and they won’t be slowing down anytime soon! Call us at The San Marcos Dental Center. We’d love to answer any of your quetions. Our number is
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‘Montana Tough’ Cont. from Page 3 many carved out a meaningful life during Montana’s homestead boom, and the effects of their commitment were readily apparent. The state’s population exploded from 243,329 to 376,053 and the aggregate number of farms doubled to 26,214 during the 20th century’s first decade. By 1910, the income generated by agriculture surpassed that of mining. But this was just the beginning. After WWI ended, and after seven years of drought, and a general depression, an estimated 60,000 people left Montana during the 1920s, many of them moving to Washington, Oregon, and especially California. The extent of the disaster was staggering and grim statistics tell the story. Between 1919 and 1925, roughly two million acres passed out of production and 11,000 farms—about 20 percent of the state’s total—were vacated. Farmland prices fell by 50 percent, 20,000 mortgages were foreclosed, and half of Montana’s farmers lost their land. Between 1920 and 1926, more than half of Montana’s commercial banks failed. Montana’s bankruptcy rate became the highest in the United States.
The collapse of the Montana homestead movement marked the end of the frontier era in the Treasure State. An era of pronounced economic growth and unrivaled optimism was replaced by an unparalleled time of economic stagnation and tragic loss.
If Montana’s history has been shaped by one telltale pattern, it is the cycle of boom-bust development so clearly embodied in its homesteading and mining experiences. It is the thing, more than any other, that has shaped its character and cultivated their resiliency. Without hope and hardship, they simply would not be. Karen and Murray Taylor live 20 miles north of Devon. Her grandfather, from Norway, had homesteaded here in 1909. Now she and Murray would like to retire. But they have no pension, no "investments" except their
sweat equity in the farm. They call it the Circle 7, "because we have five kids, and we were a circle of seven, and we all built this place." They could struggle for the rest of their lives, she said, or sell out and retire in ease. "We want to see it succeed as a legacy," Karen said. Any family farmers must feel the same way, she guessed, "or they wouldn't still be here." It's not just something you do, with or without a good reason. It becomes "a part of who you are," she said, then added simply: "Your identity." Sources: David Quammen, National Geographic, January, 2012.
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In the cattery, she’s a cheerleader. When people walk in to meet the kitties she stands up, gives a “mew,” then starts purring. The other cats follow her example. Galaxy has all the curiosity that you expect from a kitten her age.
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Walter is a 7-year-old neutered male shepherd mix, ID 71685. Don't let Walter’s age fool you! He is a very active and loving dog who likes to go for hikes and play with a tennis ball. Most of all, after a good day out and about, he loves to get attention. He has attended Canine Good Citizen classes with a volunteer pal, and he knows sit and down (and he’s always ready for a treat!). Walter is available for adoption at the Escondido Humane Society, 3450 E. Valley Parkway. His $55 adoption fee includes neuter, microchip, up-to-date vaccinations and vet exam. For more information, call (760) 888-2247 or log on to www.escondidohumanesociety.org. The Escondido Humane Society Adoption Center is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week.
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A Weekly Message from the Mayor of Your Community published in the belief that it is important for elected leaders to communicate with their constituents and that constituents have a means of hearing from their elected leaders.
Escondido • Mayor Sam Abed
Escondido’s 50th annual July 4th celebration & fireworks display in Grape Day Park is back this year with an exciting line-up featuring fun for the whole family! This exciting event celebrates our community’s patriotic heritage and shares the love of our great nation with all of Escondido. New this year, we are pleased to welcome the 1st Marine Division Band from Camp Pendleton under the direction of CWO3 Hayes.
Enjoy a variety of free entertainment beginning at 4 p.m. with a presentation by the American Legion followed by; Annette D’Bomb & Da’ Bomb Squad at the Main Stage (4:45p.m.), HeartBreaker at the Main Stage (5:45 p.m.), Kanan Road at the Main Stage (6:45 p.m.), 1st Marine Division Band in concert at the
Main Stage (8:05 p.m.), fireworks display by Fireworks America (approx. 9 p.m.) From 4-7p.m. the Escondido History Center will be open and there will be projects for children of all ages. The CCAE Museum will also be open free to the public during that time featuring the Comic Art Exhibition. A variety of refreshments will be available for purchase. This event is generously sponsored by Linden Root Dickinson Foundation, Crescentera Inc., Weir Asphalt Construction Group – George & Cynthia Weir, Jean Will, Peter LW & Wilma Hall Foundation, AmericanWest Bank, Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, Donald & Janet Sutherland, California Center for the Arts, Escondido and the City of Escondido.
Please note: BBQs, alcohol, pets and tall chairs/canopies should not be brought to the park.
Vista • Mayor Judy Ritter
The Vista V i l l a g e Business Association is busily preparing for the Taste of Vista set for Wednesday, June 26 in the historic downtown area. Taste delicious samples of food from many of our local restaurants, as they serve up mouth-watering menu items. I invite you and your family to head downtown to this fun event (4 pm to 7 pm). You won’t be disappointed!
We have an exciting Moonlight’s summer season planned with some of Broadway’s best productions. Take a picnic or order dinner from the Artisan Café and enjoy an evening under the stars. The sum-
‘Chuckles’ Cont. from Page 3 stituents.”
Clay: “Yes, they must be on their way to Massachussetts to teach school.” Alcibiades Vs. Pericles
Pericles: “When I was your age, Alcibades, I talked just the way you are talking.”
Alcibiades: “If only I had known you, Pericles, when you were at your best.” Abraham Lincoln Vs. Stephen Douglas, after Douglas had called Lincoln “two-faced.”
mer season begins next Wednesday with South Pacific (June 26-July 13); followed by Wizard of Oz (July 24 - Aug 10); Young Frankenstein (Aug 21 Sept 7); and Tommy, the Who: Sept 18- Oct. 5). Ticket information is available at Moonlightstage.com.
Another event coming our way is the Pet Licensing event. To provide a convenient resource for the residents in our community, the City contracts with the San Diego Humane Society who has scheduled mobile affordable licensing, vaccination, and microchip clinics throughout the city. The next clinic in Vista is set for Saturday, June 22 at S. Buena Vista Park from 10 am to Noon.
Lincoln: “I leave it to my audience. If I had two faces, do you think I would wear this one?”
San Marcos • Mayor Jim Desmond City Manager Meets With San Marcos Economic Development Corporation
On Wednesday, June 19, City Manager Jack Griffin met with the San Marcos Economic Development Corporation (SMEDC) to deliver a message on the community’s fiscal health and plans for the City’s future. While the economy may still be sluggish and challenges at the state and federal level remain, Griffin explained that San Marcos positioned itself very well through the economic downturn and therefore has a stable budget.
Heritage Park Summer Concerts
Great – it’s back! The City of Oceanside’s Parks and Recreation Division and the Friends of Oceanside Parks will host another summer of Sunday Concerts at Heritage Park, beginning June 23 and running for nine weeks. Be sure to come out Sunday afternoons from 4:00 – 6:00 PM at Heritage Park (located at 220 Peyri Road, just behind the Mission San Luis Rey) to enjoy a variety of music concerts. You’ll enjoy these great gatherings with family, friends and neighbors on the folObituary
“I’ll take a drug test if you’ll take an IQ test!”
Reverend Edward Everett Hale Vs. The U.S. Senate, when asked if he prayed for the Senators: And that’s all the Chuckles for this week. We’ll check the Chuckles Archives and have more next week!
Charles Zahl, director and treasurer of SoCal Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Development Inc. was also present at the meeting to provide an update on the San Marcos Wireless Health Incubator Program. The program is designed to connect entrepreneurs with mentors, support services and access to start-up capital so that new business can be successful.
Oceanside • Mayor Jim Wood
Senator Fritz Hollings Vs. Henry McMastor, after being challenged to take a drug test.
“No,I look at the Senators and pray for the country.”
The future, he outlined, calls for three keystone developments in San Marcos: the San Marcos Creek District, University District and Palomar Station. Significant progress has already been made on the University District and Palomar Station broke ground in May. The Creek District has been slower to materialize due to redevelopment cuts and the economic situation.
Lawrence “Larry” Cilestio 88 years
Larry Cilestio was a wellknown and respected newspa-
lowing dates: June 23 and 30; July 7, 14, 21 and 28; August 4, 11 and 18. For weekly concert calendar information, be sure to visit our website at www.OceansideRec.com.
Bring blankets and chairs to these great FREE, family-friendly concerts. Food and beverage vendors will be on site with wonderful treats, and the Friends of Oceanside Parks will be selling opportunity drawing tickets to help raise money for future events. For further information or for volunteer opportunities, please call the City’s Parks and Recreation Division at (760) 435-5041. I look forward to seeing you all there!
per man with the old Times Advocate of Escondido. He died on Saturday, June 1st, 2013. What few people were aware of is that Larry was a Prisoner of War during WWII, having been a co-pilot of a B24 heavy bomber, based in Manduria, Italy, with the 15th Air Force (Army Air Corps), 450th Bomber Group. He was shot down on his 16th mission and was taken prisoner by Hungarian troops fighting for Hitler. He was in a POW camp in Germany. ‘Obituary’ Cont. on Page 13
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What is Microsoft Thinking?! Part three, The Conclusion
In the last two columns we discussed W8’s (Windows 8) problems, the public’s overwhelming rejection of W8, the huge drop in retail PC sales and Microsoft’s stubborn refusal to fix W8’s problems by offering a standard (start button/desktop) IU (user interface) as an alternative to the mouse/keyboard hostile “touch screen” Metro UI currently installed on all W8 PCs.
Microsoft’s strategy to date has been to leverage “Windows” dominance as a PC operating system (OS) to force the public to become accustomed to the look and feel of the Metro “touch screen” UI in W8. Although Metro is an excellent UI
Wyland Excellence in Education Awards
June is graduation season, and families and friends are coming together to honor high school seniors and their achievements. To join in recognizing some of the standout members of the class of 2013, I have announced the 2013 Excellence in Education Awards. This is my third year working with high schools in our community to identify and award students who have excelled in specific award categories, which include: Technical Studies Student of the Year, Vocational Studies Student of the Year, Student Leader of the Year, and Community Service Student of the Year. These categories represent key education areas that sup-
for touch screens (phones/tablets) it is cumbersome to use with the mouse/keyboard interface devices commonly used on PCs. Microsoft is willing to face some public rejection from PC users for two reasons, first PC user don’t have a viable alternative to Microsoft and second, PC sales are not growing while the present annual growth of smart phone and tablet sales is well over 50%. Microsoft is willing to risk its lions share in the low or no growth mouse/keyboard device business to improve its single digit share of the growing “touch screen” devices business. So how’s that working out for Microsoft? Microsoft’s share of smart phone operating systems rose from 2% to 3.2% by 1st quarter 2013 and is estimated at over 5% today. While a small percentage of the market, it still represents dynamic growth. Google’s Android OS continues to increase its dominant market share mostly at the expense of Apple’s IOS.
Microsoft are gaining market share in tablets and smart phones and Apple is fading fast. Don’t cry for Apple yet. Despite their loss of market share Apple continues its growth in sales and profitability. While Apple may be losing share, the markets it participates in are growing so fast that Apples sales continue to grow. Since last fall Apple’s stock has tumbled from $700 to the low $400s as news of its declining market share in its primary business’ caused investors to question Apple’s future. Microsoft’s stock rose 10% and Google’s 15% over the same period. Is Microsoft’s W8 strategy working to its advantage in spite of declining PC sales? Perhaps. With its next point release of W8.1 (code named Windows Blue) this Fall Microsoft is hinting that it will
provide a more keyboard/mouse friendly alternative to the Metro interface. Those who have seen it are saying that it’s only a paint-over and not a real fix. We’ll see later this month when it’s released to manufacturers in its final form.
In the meantime, we’ll continue to build new desktop PCs with Windows XP, Win 7 or W8 or whatever OS customers want. We will continue to sell ASUS, Acer and Toshiba notebooks with Win 7 or W8. We will continue to install “Classic Shell”(It brings back the standard start button and desktop) on all our W8 PCs so our users have an alternative to the Metro UI. We also offer to install “classic Shell” at no cost on any W8 systems we repair or for a $30 charge on any W8 PC brought in.
In tablets the story is pretty much the same. In 2012 the market share breakdown was as follows Apple IOS 56.5%, Google Android 39.6%, Microsoft Windows 1.0%. In mid 2013 the market share figures are Apple 39.4%, Google Android 58.1%, Microsoft Windows 3.3%. It would appear that Google and
plement general curriculum and provide students with skills that are transferable to careers after high school. While college is important and valuable, not every successful student needs or desires to attend a four-year college.
This year, 101 students have been awarded at 26 different schools. Each award recipient has shown great workethic and a likeliness to excel in business, non-profit or government sectors.
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likely force patients currently covered by Medi-Cal to seek care at far more expensive On June 4th a large crowd of hospital emergency rooms demonstrators flocked to the across the state. This approach west side of the State Capitol is penny wise and pound foolto try to convince lawmakers ish since any short-term savto roll back Medi-Cal cuts ings would result in future estimated at about $1 billion. cost increases. A Costly Way to Save Money?
The Governor, with approval from the federal government, believes the cuts of approximately 10 percent in Medi-Cal reimbursement rates to health care providers are necessary to help rein in costs and shore up California’s finances.
Two bills currently pending in the Legislature would curtail the cuts; Assembly Bill 900 by Assemblyman Luis Alejo and Senate Bill 640 by Senator Ricardo Lara. I am pleased to report that my colleagues and I unanimously Medi-Cal, a major part of the approved AB 900 on May state’s safety net, serves about 29th, with enough votes to 20 percent of all Californians, override a potential veto by or around 7 million people. Governor Brown. Under the program, doctors take payments below their Note: I will be holding a actual costs in order to pro- Town Hall meeting from 5:30 vide medical care for the to 7:00 June 21st in the San poor. A cut of 10 percent will Marcos City Hall Council make it impossible for many Chambers located at 1 Civic doctors to provide this care. Center Drive. Please RSVP to Cuts of this size will most my office at 760-480-7570.
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After returning to civilian life Larry received his BS Degree in Journalism at Temple University in Philadelphia. He then became Advertising Manager for the Hammonton News and was later said to be “the mainstay of the advertising sales force” at the Bucks County (PA) Press.
After moving to Escondido he became the Assistant Retail and National Advertising Manager for the Times Advocate of Escondido.
He devoted more than a decade as leader of the North County group of American Ex-Prisoners of War under the auspices of Veteran’s Affairs, speaking to school classes,
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POW & Veteran’s Events, Palomar College History Panels and Civic Clubs. He organized events including a trip to Washington, D. C., especially to visit the WWII Memorial. His talks were lessons in positive thinking and positive living. He told the students to adopt as their motto “Yes I can!”
Larry lived life to the fullest with great enthusiasm for his many interests including travel, camping, nature, animals, classical music, jazz music, astronomy, art, and more.
Larry was born on March 22, 1925, in Montgomery County, PA. He passed away June 1, 2013, at home, in Escondido. He is survived by his wife, Emily Oakley Cilestio, 3 daughters, Adrienne Gray (Don) of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Claudia Bizer (Brian) of San Jose, Ca., and Phoebe Simmons of Del Mar, CA., 6 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren.
Erik A. Carlson, 49, of Oceanside, CA., passed away on June 8, 2013.
Jerry M. Laplante, 64, of San Diego, Ca., passed away on June 5, 2013. Frank A. Norell, 99, of Valley Center, CA., passed away on June 14, 2013.
Maura M. Bean, 87, of Lake San Marcos, Ca., passed away on June 14, 2013.
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A memorial service will be held today, Thursday, June 20th, at 11:30am at Miramar National Cemetery, San Diego, Rev. Chris Sikora officiating, with military honors by the US Air Force. Cremains will be inurned at Miramar Columbarium. Donations may be made in his memory to the Escondido Library, care of: http://library.escondido.org/f riends. aspx.
C. Thomas Kettering, Jr., 75, of San Marcos, CA., passed away on June 8, 2013.
William Robert Copthorne, 93, of San Marcos, CA., passed away on June 10, 2013. Francis “Frank” Kern, 90, of San Marcos, CA., passed away on June 9, 2013. Christopher Volker, 41, of Fallbrook, CA., passed away on June 9, 2013.
Mildred E. Stetman, 100, of San Marcos, CA., passed away on June 7, 2013.
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The name of the business: Love Thy Health, Love Thy Health Wellness, located at 1715 Blue Water Ln., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Alicia Stephens 1715 Blue Water Ln. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Alicia Stephens This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/24/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-014790
The name of the business: Leonard Thomas, located at 1870 Buckskin Glen, Escondido, Ca. 92027, is hereby registered by the following: Thomas Dawson 1870 Buckskin Glen Escondido, Ca. 92027 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Thomas Dawson This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/17/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-013694
The name of the business: Lacquered, located at 1037 Meadow Lake Dr., Vista, Ca. 92084, is hereby registered by the following: Galdina Jimenez 1037 Meadow Lake Dr. Vista, Ca. 92084 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Galdina Jimenez This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/08/2013. 6/06 6/13, 6/20 and 6/27/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-014042
The name of the business: RB PCB Consultant, located at 636 Imperial Dr., Escondido, Ca. 92026, is hereby registered by the following: Ricardo Bondoc 636 Imperial Dr. Escondido, Ca. 92026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Ricardo Bondoc This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/10/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-015468
The name of the business: Agape Creative Concepts, located at 1152 Grape St., San Marcos, Ca. 92069, is hereby registered by the following: Wendy Folise 1152 Grape St. San Marcos, Ca. 92069 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Wendy Folise This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/24/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-014256
The name of the business: Pizza On Tap, located at 1825 West Vista Way #A2,Vista, Ca. 92083, is hereby registered by the following: Michael Edward and Michael Evette McInerny 6646 Camino Del Rey Bonsall, CA. 92003 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business was n/a. /s/Michael Edward McInerny, Owner This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/14/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-015010
The name of the business: Red Beard Leather, located at 935 Alta Vista Dr. #3, Vista, Ca. 92084, is hereby registered by the following: Jorah and Aaron Newsom 935 Alta Vista Dr. #3 Vista, Ca. 92084 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business was October 16, 2012. /s/Jorah Newsom This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/21/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-017627
The name of the business: Create Hapynus, located at 1618 Quiet Hills Drive, Oceanside, CA., 92056, is hereby registered by the following: Pamela L. Cogan 1618 Quiet Hills Drive Oceanside, CA. 92056 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n.a. /s/Pamela L. Coagan This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/14 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-017584
The name of the business: Moxie Screen Printing, Moxie Printing, San Diego T Shirts, located at 2930 Norman Strassy Road, #108, San Marcos, Ca. 92069, is hereby registered by the following: Andrea Malley 2231 Jefferson Ave. Escondido, CA. 92027 This business is conducted by an indi-
vidual. First day of business was 3/15/2013. /s/Andrea Malley This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/14 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-014310
The name of the business: Because We Care 4 You, located at 1261 San Julian Place, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Barbara Pigeon 1261 San Julian Place, San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 5/14/2013. /s/Barbara Pigeon This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/14/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-015333
The name of the business: Sundance Organics, located at 2231 Willowbrook Drive, Oceanside, Ca. 92056, is hereby registered by the following: Sundance Natural Foods Company LLC 2231 Willowbrook Drive Oceanside, Ca. 92056 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was n/a.. /s/William Henry Hahlbohm, IV, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/23/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-014822
The name of the business: Armor Personal Security, located at 240 Violet Ave., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Regina Orozco 240 Violet Ave. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 5/20/13. /s/Regina Orozco This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/20/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-014880
The name of the business: Paolos Auto Service Inc., Colosseum Motor Sports, located at 371 South Rancho Santa Fe Road, #104, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Paolos Auto Service Inc. 22564 Inspiration Pt. Canyon Lake, CA. 92587 This business is conducted by a corporaton. First day of business was 5/01/2004. /s/Paolo Fresa, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/20/2013. 5/30, 6/06 6/13 and 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-015811
The name of the business: Lunar Sea Studios, located at 10325 Craftsman Way, #304, San Diego, Ca. 92127, is hereby registered by the following: Juan M. Hernandez 10325 Craftsman Way #304 San Diego, CA. 92127 Payman Kamali 8353A Summerdale Rd. San Diego, CA. 92126 Franklin Villamor 9539 Genesee Ave #409 San Diego, Ca. 92121 Juan C. Toribio 4146 Hamilton St. Apt #3 San Diego, Ca. 92104 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business was n/a. /s/Juan M. Hernandez This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/29/2013. 6/06 6/13, 6/20 and 6/27/2013
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2013-00051195-CU-PT-NC TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Chelia Antoinette Burbank filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present name: Chelia Antoinette Burbank to Proposed name Chelia Antoinette Tuschhoff. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter shall appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of name should not be granted. Any person objecting to the name changes described above must file a written objections that includes the reasons for the objection at least two court days before the matter is scheduled to be heard and must appear at the hearing to show cause why the petition should not be granted. If no written objection is timely filed, the court may grant the petition without a hearing. NOTICE OF HEARING: Date: July 30, 2013, 8:30a.m., Department 26. The address of the court is: 325 S. Melrose, Vista, CA. 92081. A copy of the Order to Show Cause shall be published at least once each week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in the following newspaper of general circulation, printed in this county: San Marcos News Reporter, dba, The Paper, 845 W. San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, Ca. 92078. Dated June 03, 2013. /s/K. Michael Kirkman, Judge of the Superior Court 6/06, 6/13, 6/20 & 6/27/2013
NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE OF IMELDA LIMON a.k.a. Marie Imelda Garcia de Limon Case No. 37-2013-00049339-PR-LACTL To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate or both, of IMELDA LIMON a.k.a. Maria Imelda Garcia de Limon. Petition for Probate has been filed by MAYRA PACHECO in the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, Probate, 1409 Fourth Ave., San Diego, Ca. 92101, Madge Bradley Building. The Petition for Probate requests that MAYRA PACHECO be appointed as personal representative to administer the estate of the decedent. The peition requests authority to administer the estate under the Independent Administration of Estates Act. (This authority will allow the personal repreesentative to take many actions without obtaining court approval. Before taking certain very important actions, however, the personal representattive will be required to give notice to interested persons unless they have waived notice or consented to the proposed actions.) The independent administration authority will be granted unless an interested person files an objection to the petitions and shows good cause why the court should not grant the authority. A hearing on the petition will be held in this court as follows: Date: 6/27/2013 Time: 1:30 P.M. Dept: PC-2 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 statutes and legal authority may affect your rights as a creditor. You may want to consult with an attorney knowledgeable in California law. You may examine the file kept by the court. If you are a peson interested in the estate, you may file with the court a Request for Special Notice (form DE-154) of the filing of an inventory and appraisal of estate assets or of any petition or account as provided in Probate Code section 1250. A Request for Special Notice form is available from the court clerk. Attorney for the Petitioner: Antoinette Middleton, Esq. 1761 Hotel Circle South, Suite 115 San Diego, CA. 92108 619.235.9501 6/06, 6/13 & 6/20/2013
NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE OF Jason Frank Hunzinger Case No. 37-2013-00040365-PR-SPCTL To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate or both, of Jason Frank Hunzinger. A Petition for Probate has been filed by Nina Marcos in the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, Probate, 1409 Fourth Ave., San Diego, Ca. 92101, Madge Bradleaq y Building. The Petition for Probate requests that Nina Marcos be appointed as personal representative to administer the estate of the decedent. The peition requests authority to administer the estate under the Independent Administration of Estates Act. (This authority will allow the personal repreesentative to take many actions without obtaining court approval. Before taking certain very important actions, however, the personal representattive will be required to give notice to interested persons unless they have waived notice or consented to the proposed actions.) The independent administration authority will be granted unless an interested person files an objection to the petitions and shows good cause why the court should not grant the authority. A hearing on the petition will be held in this court as follows: Date: 6/25/2013 Time: 11:00 A.M. Dept: PC-1 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 statutes and legal authority may affect your rights as a creditor. You may want to consult with an attorney knowledgeable in California law. You may examine the file kept by the court. If you are a peson interested in the estate, you may file with the court a Request for Special Notice (form DE-154) of the filing of an inventory and appraisal of estate assets or of any petition or account as provided in Probate Code section 1250. A Request for Special Notice form is available from the court clerk. Attorney for the Petitioner: Danielle P. Barger 12770 High Bluff Drive, Suite 380 San Diego, CA. 92130 858.755.7578 6/06, 6/13 & 6/20/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-016307
The name of the business: Mr. Taco #1 Fresh Mexican Grill, located at 304 W. Mission Rd, San Marcos, Ca. 92069, is hereby registered by the following: Huber and Angelica Urcino 323 Kentfield Dr. San Marcos, Ca. 92069 This business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business was 6/1/13. /s/Angelica Urcino This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/04/2013. 6/06 6/13, 6/20 and 6/27/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-016327
The name of the business: Agape Waters Plumbing, located at 1145 Barham Dr., #109, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Alfred Salas 1145 Barham Dr. #109 San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 6/4/13. /s/Alfred Salas This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/04/2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-015739
The name of the business: All Star Signs, Inc., located at 1924 W. Mission Rd., #A, Escondido, CA. 92029, is hereby registered by the following: All Star Signs, Inc. 1924 W. Mission Road #A Escondido, CA. 92029 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 1/06/1998. /s/Erin Beitner, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/29/2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-016667
The name of the business: Luke’s Oceanside Vapor Emporium, located at 3256 Carr Drive, Oceanside, Ca. 92056, is hereby registered by the following: Luke’s Oceanside Vapor Emporium 3256 Carr Drive Oceanside, Ca. 92056 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business was n/a. /s/Luke C. Corcoran, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/06/2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-016534
The name of the business: Restaurant Equipment Services, located at 2241 Monte Vista Dr., Vista, Ca. 92084, is hereby registered by the following: Eduardo Patino 2241 Monte Vista Dr. Vista, Ca. 92084 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 4/01/08. /s/Eduardo Patino This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/05 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-017670
The name of the business: Cambridge Restaurant & Bar, located at 1280 E. Vista Way, Ste 1, Vista, Ca. 92084, is hereby registered by the following: Carmela Luckey 746 Honeydew Lane Vista, CA. 92084 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a.. /s/Carmela Luckey This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/17 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-014340
The name of the business: The Relaxology Room, located at 430 Cedar Street, Escondido, Ca. 92026, is hereby registered by the following: Alana Pudgil 430 Cedar Street (Suite G) Escondido, Ca. 92026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a.. /s/Alana Pudgil This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/14 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-016890
The name of the business: American Locks and Keys, located at 280 Vista Village Dr. Ste 101, Vista, Ca. 92083, is hereby registered by the following: Joseph E. Kisaka 745 Vista Grande Way #318 Oceanside, CA. 92057 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a.. /s/Joseph E. Kisaka This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/10 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-017029
The name of the business: Bob Sloane’s Drafting Services, located at 1157 W. Mission Ave. #460005, Escondido, Ca. 92025-9998, is hereby registered by the following: Robert Sloan 1157 W. Mission Rd., #460005 Escondido, Ca. 92025-9998 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 2/09/2008. /s/Robert Sloane This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/11 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
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The name of the business: San Marcos Grocery Outlet, located at 125 S. Rancho Santa Fe Rd., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: HBMGrocery Inc. 125 S. Rancho Santa Fe Rd. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was n/a. /s/Enrique Martinez, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/11 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
The name of the business: Level 5 Design, located at 324 E. Valley Pkwy, Escondido, Ca. 92025, is hereby registered by the following: Michael T. Smee 324 E. Valley Pkwy Escondido, Ca. 92025 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 3/01/2005. /s/Michael T. Smee This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/10 /2013. 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 and 7/11/2013
The name of the business: Y Beirut, Inc., dba Nara Ultra Lounge, located at 8055 Clairmont Mesa Blvd., #108A, San Diego, Ca. 92111, is hereby registered by the following: Y. Beirut, Inc. 8055 Clairmont Mesa Blvd., #108A San Diego, CA. 92111 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 5/16/2003. /s/Yannis Albana, Presdent This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/16/2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
The name of the business: Lake Chiropractic & Medical Center, located at 1146 San Marino Dr., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Lake Chiropractic & Medical 1146 San Marino Dr. San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 10/26/1986. /s/Dr. D. Mauser, Controller This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/06 /2013. 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 and 7/11/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-014649
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2013-00052215-CU-PT-NC TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Harbans Kaur Ahuja filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present name: Harbans Kaur Ahuja to Proposed name Harpreet Kaur Ahuja. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter shall appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of name should not be granted. Any person objecting to the name changes described above must file a written objections that includes the reasons for the objection at least two court days before the matter is scheduled to be heard and must appear at the hearing to show cause why the petition should not be granted. If no written objection is timely filed, the court may grant the petition without a hearing. NOTICE OF HEARING: Date: August 13, 2013, 8:30a.m., Department 26. The address of the court is: 325 S. Melrose, Vista, CA. 92081. A copy of the Order to Show Cause shall be published at least once each week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in the following newspaper of general circulation, printed in this county: San Marcos News Reporter, dba, The Paper, 845 W. San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, Ca. 92078. Dated June 10, 2013. /s/K. Michael Kirkman, Judge of the Superior Court 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-017045
The name of the business: Couple Berry Farms, located at 629 Mar Vista Drive, Vista, Ca. 92081, is hereby registered by the following: Leroy Johnson 629 Mar Vista Drive Vista, CA. 92081 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 6/11/2013. This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/11 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-016669
The name of the business: Jesse’s Garden, located at 29200 Valley Center Rd., Valley Center, Ca. 92082, is hereby registered by the following: Jesse Realvazquez 30158 Calle Ladera Valley Center, Ca. 92082 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n.a. This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/06 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-016887
The name of the business: Mountain Meadow Archery & Supplies, located at 28409 Meadow Glen Way West, Escondido, Ca. 92026, is hereby registered by the following: Vince Catalanotto 28409 Meadow Glen Way West Escondido, Ca. 92026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n.a. /s/Vince Catalanotto This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/10 /2013. 6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-016313
The name of the business: J P Bookkeeping Services, located at 444 E. 4th Avenue, #406, Escondido, Ca.
92025, is hereby registered by the fol-
James W. Proby
444 E. 4th Avenue, #406 Escondido, CA. 92025
This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n.a. /s/James W. Proby
This statement was filed with Ernest Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County J.
on 6/04 /2013.
6/13, 6/20, 6/27 and 7/04/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-016640
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2013-00052802-CU-PT-NC TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Diem Thi Dang filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present name: Diem Thi Dang to Proposed name Kelly Dang. THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter shall appear before this court at the hearing indicated below to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of name should not be granted. Any person objecting to the name changes described above must file a written objections that includes the reasons for the objection at least two court days before the matter is scheduled to be heard and must appear at the hearing to show cause why the petition should not be granted. If no written objection is timely filed, the court may grant the petition without a hearing. NOTICE OF HEARING: Date: August 13, 2013, 8:30a.m., Department 26. The address of the court is: 325 S. Melrose, Vista, CA. 92081. A copy of the Order to Show Cause shall be published at least once each week for four successive weeks prior to the date set for hearing on the petition in the following newspaper of general circulation, printed in this county: San Marcos News Reporter, dba, The Paper, 845 W. San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, Ca. 92078. Dated June 12, 2013. /s/K. Michael Kirkman, Judge of the Superior Court 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 and 7/11/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-017192
The name of the business: The Communication Group, located at 17565 Drayton Hall Way, San Diego, Ca. 92128, is hereby registered by the following: Teri E. Denlinger 17565 Drayton Hall Way San Diego, Ca. 92128 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 06/09/2013. /s/Teri E. Denlinger This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/12 /2013. 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 and 7/11/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-017376
The name of the business: Stndrd Bags, Stndrd Distribution, located at 1716 Morgans Ave., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Pete McAfee 1716 Morgans Ave. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 06/01/2013. /s/Pete McAfee This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/13 /2013. 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 and 7/11/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-017366
The name of the business: Nu-View Home Improvements, located at 7964 Arjons Drive, #H106, San Diego, Ca. 92126, is hereby registered by the following: Blue Star, Inc. 12145 Acebo Pl. San Diego, Ca. 92198 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 01/01/2013. /s/Bettye Farar, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/13 /2013. 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 and 7/11/2013
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-017181
The name of the business: eDrive Life, IConsigncars.com, located at 147 S. Vinewood St., Escondido, Ca. 92029, is hereby registered by the following: Auto Consignment San Diego Inc. 147 S. Vinewood St. Escondido, Ca. 92029 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was n/a. /s/Adrienne L. Flench, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/12 /2013. 6/20, 6/27, 7/04 and 7/11/2013
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The Best Week of a Child’s Summer Dr. Hal Seed, Lead Pastor, New Song Community Church, Oceanside
Parents look for enriching experiences for their children every summer. This is why New Song works so hard to make our annual Kids Camp (8:30a to noon, July 15-19) the best week of the year for every family involved. Kids Camp revolves around groups of kids, huddled with an enthusiastic counselor, learning sports, games and crafts, enjoying songs, and delving into the Bible. Last summer, 350 elementary and preschool aged children experienced Kids Camp together with over 100 counselors and staff. The kids are still talking about it! At the end of the week last year, I
Every week our goal is to make Sunday morning the best hour of the week for each child who attends one of New Song’s seven worship experiences. I think we do pretty well at it! But Kids Camp takes it to a whole new level. We issue an invitation to every school-aged child in Oceanside to participate every year. Since our goal is to extend God’s love, we try hard to target families who are not already attending a church somewhere else. If that’s you, I hope you’ll consider this your warm invitation to join us for a great week.
This year’s Camp includes sports options for flag football, soccer, basketball, cheerleading, crafts, drama, karate and gymnastics. We’re making room for more kids than ever this year, but the camp WILL fill up, so if you’re interested, please register today at http://www.newsongchurch.com/mi nistries/children/kids-camp2013.html.
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Robert Wright, joined The Paper several months ago. Many of you will remember Bob as the always smiling owner of the Robert Wright Fine Art Gallery on Grand Avenue in Escondido, featuring fine art, water colors, oils, and statuary. He operated that gallery for 22 years. As a businessman, Bob has many years of experience in buying television, radio, and newspaper. “We had the top media salespersons calling on us. I learned from the best of the best,” says Wright. “I always had to deal with time and budgets, seasonal promotions, promotions within, product and service promotions, new product introduction, receptions and promotion.
My budget for advertising was at least 8% of my net sales. Having the name of my business exposed to the public was the most important business decision I could make! Choosing a vehicle to expose the name was even more important. Placing an advertisement here or an advertisement there didn’t work for me. But placing the ad in the same vehicle for 12 to 13 weeks did. I learned the hard way. I wasted money competing for likewise business too far away. All I needed was the customer in my back yard, a good ten to fif-
I learned the internet might have the ABILITY to be reached by the computer’s user and viewed by only one person at a time, but sharing the screen without the mobility of a desk top or laptop which involves the relocation of the connections attachments,( wires, mouse, keyboard, tilting the screen for vision control and etc. ) or yourself is not for me. I would much rather just hand my paper across the table, pass it to the companion or leave open for the next person! Some Business Owners employ professional consultants, marketing specialists, advertising companies or others to do this work for a fee. I know this area and have hands on experience for the past 25 years. I just would not feel comfortable with some out of town so called specialist spending my advertising dollar when they never have stepped foot on the area I want to have a direct effect on. I have the experience, the knowledge of the neighborhoods of North County inland. I have hands on experience in the Retail sector of Small Business which is the backbone of this community. Your business depend on sales results. This is my audience. I want to share your business with them! Call me.