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July 6, 2017

Volume 47 - No. 27

by Friedrich Gomez

It was Wednesday evening, December 11, 1991 in Indianapolis, Indiana, where 41-year-old Kathie Vaughn lived. A cool 39 degrees filled the air. Vaughn was excited when she reflected on her journey, driving along Interstate 65 near Franklin, en route to Atlanta. There was much to be excited about. Vaughn was an antique dealer and had just purchased her used van and was making a business trip to an antique show at Atlanta, Georgia. Kathie’s only companion was her 65pound Rottweiler named Eve, who sat with her in the front seat. The dog always seemed to enjoy riding with her owner; in fact the Rottweiler was unusually close to her master and enjoyed any moment with Kathie, business trip or otherwise.

As she drove, the dog looked at passing vehicles but always kept a careful, cursory glance on her owner. Her dog, Eve, seemed to know that Kathie Vaughn was different from other human beings. Call it instinct, call it whatever you want, but the dog seemed to just sense such things. Kathie was not the normal, run-of-the-mill masters, at least not to Eve’s canine senses. As the van sped along Interstate 65, Kathie became more and more excited and couldn’t wait to complete the 432mile journey with her best friend, Eve.

But this trip would prove different from all the rest. Kathie Vaughn and her Rottweiler dog would only make it 33 miles from where they first started in Indianapolis.

The mysterious loud noise startled both dog and owner. It was a loud, single pop. The van continued on the expressway but Kathie’s grip on her steering wheel tightened and fear reflected in her eyes. To her right sat the Rottweiler – staring diligently into her master’s confused, blank face.

Instinctively, Eve seemed to sense her master’s fear and vulnerability. Despite the noise and the emerging smell of gasoline, the dog’s stare was fixed – unflinchingly – on her master. Soon smoke began to emerge from the back cabin portion of the van and Vaughn slowly felt as if she were, somehow, falling into a dream state.

Vaughn began feeling light-headed, disoriented, as smoke was now pouring from the engine section. Eve would not divert her protective stare from her master, who now began to slowly panic as she brought the van to a stop on the shoulder of the road. Now full-panic started to set-in because the smoke was getting worse by the seconds, making breathing difficult.

Now the Rottweiler stood fully erect, standing on all fours, knowing her master’s unusual vulnerability. The vulnerability which the canine long had sensed in her master: 41-year-old

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Kathie Vaughn was a paraplegic, paralyzed from the waist down by multiple sclerosis. The van was now on fire and Kathie was close to losing consciousness. She was weak and her shaking fingertips reached out as she, with great effort, slowly tried gathering parts of her dissembled wheelchair.

At first the dog watched, as if hoping her master knew how to crawl back into the wheelchair that the canine often saw her in. The wheelchair was her only hope now, but, Kathie was now too weak, too disoriented, too engulfed with smoke inhalation. She was now even closer to succumbing to unconsciousness and Vaughn only remembers pushing her wheelchair out the van where it crashed, uselessly on the ground below.

The Rottweiler had seen enough. She instinctively sprang into action. With her teeth the dog grabbed her owner by her clothing and began pulling her out of the burning vehicle. Desperate, the

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dog would do anything within its power to save her master’s life, even at the risk of ending her own canine existence.

Finally pulled free from the van, the paraplegic fell helplessly to the ground like a marionette whose overhead strings had just been suddenly cut.

Luckily, a nearby trucker had seen the disaster and radioed for help. Indianapolis State trooper, Mike Snider, who had passed Kathie Vaughn’s van just moments before the fire broke out, quickly raced back to the scene.

State trooper, Snider, could not believe his own eyes. “It was incredible!” he recalls. “When I pulled up, the dog was pulling the lady through the grass to get her away from the fire. From looking at the situation, there was no other way she (Kathie Vaughn) could have gotten out.”

The 65-pound Rottweiler continued to drag her 106-pound owner more than

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20 feet away from the burning vehicle, then continued to drag her further into a drainage ditch just before the van exploded into an inferno. It seemed that the dog instinctively knew that Kathie had to be pulled away additional yardage into a ditch to physically hide and shield her from further harm from the impending explosion. When Eve was dragging Vaughn, fragments of the paraplegic’s clothing would rip away. That’s when the dog, by pure instincts, lowered her head over her master, nudging Vaughn’s arms and hands.

Kathie Vaughn remembers, “She was signaling me to grab on to her collar, so I did.” Vaughn held on tightly as the dog continued to drag her an additional 40 feet. Remarkably, the Rottweiler had never had any special handicap training in caring for a paralyzed paraplegic. How the dog knew how to behave in such a critical rescue-operation remains a daunting mystery.


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While the fire and smoke was engulfing the van, Kathie keenly remembers one thing when she was still trapped in her van. “I kept pushing Eve out of the van but she just kept coming back to me, purely by instinct. I wasn’t even calling her.”

The dog’s refusal to leave her master was a critical life-saving turning point in an otherwise deadly ordeal. But the problem of now tending to Kathie Vaughn’s injuries at the scene remained a challenge for the assembled emergency crew. The Rottweiler continued to protect her owner. But this time from the police and first-responders. The dog was hurt and seemed dazed and even though in a weakened state – she would not let anyone touch her master. The expertly-trained emergency team saw a solution. They let the dog drag her, as Kathie hung onto Eve’s collar, the few remaining feet to where the medical firstresponders all stood, waiting. Vaughn remembers, “She (Eve) had to help me get to the police car, because she wouldn’t let the policemen get to me.” After it was over, Kathie was medically treated; the multiple sclerosis victim was badly bruised from her falling out of the van. It was then that a startling discovery was made. Her 65-pound brave Rottweiler had suffered severe burns to her four paws. Sensitive and badly singed, the dog

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When I bought my Blackberry, I thought about the 30-year business I ran with 1800 employees, all without a cell phone that plays music, takes videos, pictures and communicates with Facebook and Twitter. I signed up under duress for Twitter and Facebook, so my seven kids, their spouses, my 13 grand kids and 2 great grand kids could communicate with me in the modern way. I figured I could handle something as simple as Twitter with only 140 characters of space. That was before one of my grandkids hooked me up for Tweeter, Tweetree, Twhirl, Twitterfon, Tweetie and Twitterific, Tweetdeck, Twitpix and something that sends every message to my cell phone and every other program within the texting world.

never yelped out in pain during her most courageous rescue of her master. Only after the fact, was the dog treated by veterinarians.

The total loss of the newly-purchased van, along with all of Kathie Vaughn’s valuable antiques, were now taken in stride. Vaughn realized that she had lost precious material possessions, but, far more importantly – her dog, Eve, had saved her life from a near-death episode. Kathie Vaughn has no regrets at all. In fact, she is happy, full of life, and forever grateful to her best friend and loyal companion she calls Eve.

For her heroic act, Eve was officially awarded the very prestigious American Human Society’s “William O. Stillman Award for Exceptional Bravery.” The William O. Stillman Award is named after an early president of the American Humane Association and is bestowed only in cases of unusual valor and courage of and beyond the call of duty. Kathie Vaughn, of course, was there for the official ceremony. Like a proud mother looking at a courageous member of her family, Vaughn could only wipe away the tears that kept flooding her eyes. She was most proud of her Rottweiler who saved her life that day, on the shoulder of a road, refusing to take commands until her master was safe and sound. “That’s the true nature of Rottweilers,” Vaughn said proudly, beaming with joy. “They’re very loyal and loving and will take care of their owner at all costs.” That’s when words began to fail her and Vaughn choked back tears as she struggled to continue her praise: “She just loves me. She helps me all the time.”

My phone was beeping every three minutes with the details of everything except the bowel movements of the entire next generation. I am not ready to live like this. I keep my cell phone in the garage in my golf bag.

The kids bought me a GPS for my last birthday because they say I get lost every now and then going over to the grocery store or library. I keep that in a box under my tool bench with the Blue tooth [it's red] phone I am supposed to use when I drive. I wore it once and was standing in line at Barnes and Noble talking to my wife and everyone within 50 yards was glaring at me. I had to take my hearing aid out to use it, and I got a little loud. I mean the GPS looked pretty smart on my dashboard, but the lady inside that gadget was the most annoying and rudest person I had run into in a long time. Every 10 minutes she would sarcastically say, "Re-calc-u-lating." You would think that she could be nicer. It was like she could barely tolerate me. She would let go with a deep sigh and then tell me to make a U-turn at the next light. Then if I made a right turn instead. Well, it was not a good relationship. When I get really lost now, I call my wife and tell her the name of the cross streets and, while she is starting to develop the same tone as Gypsy, the GPS lady, at least she loves me. To be perfectly frank, I am still try-

MILITARY HERO. Staff Sergeant Reckless was a most unusual decorated war hero during the Korean conflict. Unusual in that this member of the United States Marine Corps was not a human being – but a horse.

Yet, she held official rank in the United States military. A most rare, official honor. Reckless was a small mare purchased by Lieutenant Eric Pederson and entered into the U. S. Marine Corps in 1952 and served in the Korean War for which she was twice promoted, finally to the rank of staff sergeant.

Her duties were to go to-and-from the ammo delivery sites. And during the Battle of Panmunjom-Vegas, she would make a remarkable 51 trips – by herself – under heavy enemy fire. She was trained to travel the various deadly routes, over and over, carrying critical supplies and ammunition for the front lines, whose very lives depended on her. She was even used to evacuate wounded U. S. Marines.

Often under heavy artillery fire, the military war horse remained calm under these abnormally-loud explosive concussions, often traveling these various routes on her own, without the benefit of a handler to instruct her along the way. The highlight of her career came in late March 1953 during the Battle for Outpost Vegas when, in a single afternoon, she succeeded – under deadly enemy bombardment – in making 51 solo trips to resupply multiple frontline U. S. Marine units. Ammunition supplies that were critical in keeping Marines alive.

ing to learn how to use the cordless phones in our house. We have had them for 4 years, but I still haven't figured out how I lose three phones all at once and have to run around digging under chair cushions, checking bathrooms, and the dirty laundry baskets when the phone rings.

The world is just getting too complex for me. They even mess me up every time I go to the grocery store. You would think they could settle on something themselves but this sudden "Paper or Plastic?" every time I check out just knocks me for a loop. I bought some of those cloth reusable bags to avoid looking confused, but I never remember to take them with me

Now I toss it back to them. When they ask me, "Paper or plastic?" I just say, "It doesn't matter to me. I am bi-sacksual." Then it's their turn to stare at me with a blank look. I was recently asked if I tweet. I answered, “No, but I do fart a lot." We senior citizens don't need anymore gadgets. The TV remote and the garage door remote are about all we can handle.

KIDS WERE ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS.

THE FOLLOWING 25 STATEMENTS ABOUT THE BIBLE WERE WRITTEN BY CHILDREN. THEY HAVE NOT BEEN RETOUCHED OR CORRECTED. INCORRECT SPELLING HAS

Even after she was hit by enemy fire, she somehow persevered, despite the fact that on one occasion she would be wounded twice. During the Battle of Vegas, which lasted 3 days, she was wounded two times in two different regions of her body in the same day: once over the left eye by shrapnel, and once on her left flank.

For her unswerving valor in saving countless Marines, she earned the battlefield rank of corporal in 1953, and then a battlefield promotion to sergeant in 1954, several months after the war had ended. Reckless’ astounding nine-month military career is increasingly difficult to comprehend, especially for a simple pack animal. She became the first horse in U. S. Marine Corps history to participate valiantly in an amphibious landing – for which she was officially awarded two Purple Hearts (for being wounded in action). Other decorations followed, such as the Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, 4 Korean Service Medals, 2 Navy Presidential Unit Citations, Navy Unit Commendation, Korean Presidential Unit Citation, and a United Nations Korea medal.

Reckless was even included in her unit’s Presidential Unit Citations – which were bestowed from two different countries. She was truly one of the most highlydecorated war heroes, man or beast.

So extraordinary was the horse’s military service that she and her war record were featured in the April 17, 1954

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BEEN LEFT IN.

1. IN THE FIRST BOOK OF THE BIBLE, GUINESSIS. GOD GOT TIRED OF CREATING THE WORLD SO HE TOOK THE SABBATH OFF. 2. ADAM AND EVE WERE CREATED FROM AN APPLE TREE. NOAH'S WIFE WAS JOAN OF ARK. NOAH BUILT AND ARK AND THE ANIMALS CAME ON IN PEARS. 3. LOTS WIFE WAS A PILLAR OF SALT DURING THE DAY, BUT A BALL OF FIRE DURING THE NIGHT. 4. THE JEWS WERE A PROUD PEOPLE AND THROUGHOUT HISTORY THEY HAD TROUBLE WITH UNSYMPATHETIC GENITALS.

5. SAMPSON WAS A STRONGMAN WHO LET HIMSELF BE LED ASTRAY BY A JEZEBEL LIKE DELILAH. 6. SAMSON SLAYED THE PHILISTINES WITH THE AXE OF THE APOSTLES. 7. MOSES LED THE JEWS TO THE RED SEA WHERE THEY MADE UNLEAVENED BREAD, WHICH IS BREAD WITHOUT ANY INGREDIENTS.

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years of service as president of the Club.

Escondido Woman's Club Awards Scholarships - At their last meeting of the 2016-2017 year, the Escondido Woman's Club invited the scholarship winners and their parents to the club meeting where they were honored and the awards were given out by Jessie Berryman, Chairman of the Scholarship Foundation of the Escondido Woman's Club.

Cemelli Espitia, Bowditch Scholar Escondido Woman's Club Installs New Officers - The new officers for the year 2017-2018 were installed at the June meeting of the Woman's Club.

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KOCT Awards Memorial Scholarship – The Bob Bowditch Scholarship was established by Ida Bowditch to honor the memory of her husband, Bob Bowditch, the founder of KOCT-North County’s Channel. It is specifically directed toward students seeking careers in telecommunications and media. Cemelli Espitia, a graduate of El Camino High School, was awarded this year’s $500 Bob Bowditch Scholarship, and will be majoring in Cinema at San Francisco State University in the Fall. As a young girl, she loved to draw and became involved in art competitions at the church she attended. She joined Drama Club her Freshman year at El Camino which later landed her in Mrs. Strong’s Video Production Class. There she discovered her broadcasting voice. Working both in front and behind the camera, Cemelli wants to use the power of media to advocate for positive change. KOCT wishes her the best in her college and media careers. (See photo, top right)

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issue of The Saturday Evening Post magazine for an entire grateful nation to read about. This exposure created an amazing public groundswell of supporters here in America who campaigned to bring her to the United States. Remarkably, she would appear in a second featured article in The Saturday Evening Post on October 22, 1955.

Her service was so extraordinary that Life Magazine finally recognized her as one of “America’s 100-All-Time Heroes.”

No other animal had earned such high military praise. Few humans even lapped her fame. Prior to her departure for America, a ceremony, complete with band was held during half time of a football game between the Marine Corps and Army.

Before Reckless was disembarked from the ship which carried her to San Francisco, the U. S. State Department of Agriculture insisted she be kept onboard for quarantine purposes and infectious medical testing. These tests would delay her from being the guest of honor at a special Marine banquet especially planned for her. An outrage of anger issued forth from legions of U. S. Marines who considered this delay to be “An affront to her honor.”

Finally, the U. S. Marine Corps officially contacted the Agriculture Department officials in Washington, D. C. who agreed to let her off the ship after her blood was drawn.

Installing officer was outgoing president Becky Flanagan. The officers installed were, (standing l-r): Laura Anderson, Secretary; Maggie Larsen, Assistant Secretary; Becky Flanagan, outgoing president; Evelyn Madison, president; Marlene Joehnk, Treasurer; Leona Springfield, Vice President-Grounds; (seated l-r) Mary Watts, Finance Chairman; "Mike" Satkoski, Assistant Treasurer; and Eli Striegler, Vice President-Membership.

Absent was Diane Nelson, 1st Vice President-Dean of Chairmen. In addition, Becky was honored and thanked for her two

She was personally led off the ship by Lieutenant Eric Pederson (who had first purchased her at Seoul, Korea, for military duty) and her celebrated hooves first set foot on American soil in San Francisco on November 10, 1954 – which, coincidentally, was the birthday of the U. S. Marine Corps.

As planned, Reckless did make her appearance as Guest of Honor at the United States Marine Corps Birthday Ball, where she rode up an elevator and then proceeded to, unexpectedly, eat both the cake and the flower decorations that were set into place. Her legend and lore and funny antics did not disappoint the waiting assemblage of U. S. Marines who gave her a sustained standing ovation.

After being officially retired here in the United States she made numerous television appearances including the nationally popular “Art Linkletter’s House Party” TV show. She was even invited to appear on “The Ed Sullivan Show” but was unable to attend at the time. Ed Sullivan was so eager to have her appear before his national audience that he was even willing to pay the entire costs to get her shipped to New York. Unfortunately, due to circumstances at the time, she never made the much sought-after Ed Sullivan Show appearance.

Even while reading about her exploits or viewing actual wartime film footage, her legacy still seems beyond belief.

The legendary horse had strong San Diego connections. Today you can still see her impact as a military hero, right here in San Diego County. A plaque and photo of Staff Sergeant Reckless were dedicated in her honor at the U. S. Marine Corps Base stables

Pictured, l-r, Clementina Ventura, mother of Daisy Lopez next to her; Jonathan Beisner and his m o t h e r, Debra Beisner; Sheyla Saldivar and her sister and mother, Angela Saldivar.

DAR Members Attended Monument Rededication - In support of the California World War One Centennial Task Force and the Los Angeles-Eschscholtzia Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Daughters from San Diego Chapters traveled to Victory Memorial Grove in Elysian Park for the rededication of a monument to family members who had given their all in the Great War.

at Camp Pendleton near Oceanside, California.

The motto “Once a Marine, always a Marine” truly applied to Reckless who was greatly loved by her comrade Marines, both in and out of combat. Her fellow Marines will never allow her to be forgotten for helping to save the lives of her brethren military men and for that, alone, she will always be cherished in the U. S. Marine Corps official record books.

Even to this day, Staff Sergeant Reckless is far from being forgotten.

Less than 4 years ago, on July 26, 2013, a statue of the great U. S. Marine war horse was dedicated at the National Museum of the U. S. Marine Corps at Quantico, Virginia. There is a lock of her tail hair in the base of the statue. The statue’s plaque contains a quote from Sergeant Harold Wadley, who served in battle alongside Staff Sergeant Reckless: “The spirit of her loneliness and her loyalty, in spite of the danger, was something to behold. Hurting. Determined. And alone. That’s the image I have imprinted in my head and heart forever.”

More recently, just 8 months ago in San Diego County, a memorial to Staff Sergeant Reckless was dedicated at Camp Pendleton on October 26, 2016. The monument was created by famed sculptor, Jocelyn Russell, and it is similar to the one located at the National Museum of the U. S. Marine Corps in Virginia.

Reckless’ legacy cuts a wide swath in the U. S. military.

Reflecting back on her legendary military service, she not only saved countless lives, she also gave the troops a focal point of hope and love. During

CA DAR State Regent, Bev Moncrief, and LA-Eschscholtzia Regent, Jan Gordon, placed a wreath at the monument. Adele Lancaster, CA DAR State Vice Regent and Wanda Prosser, members of the Santa Margarita Chapter, Jennifer Smith, regent of the Linares Chapter, and Irene Hobbs, past regent Letitia Coxe Shelby Chapter, placed red carnations on the monument as members of Post 43, H o l l y w o o d American Legion, gave a brief history of each of the men whose names were on the monument. The monument and plaque were originally dedicated on Flag Day 1921 on land donated by former CA DAR State Regent Mary Stilson. The WWI Centennial runs through 2018. Contact the WWI Centennial Commission for events in your area.

DAR Presents Service Awards - Alida Woodward, regent of the Santa Margarita Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), presented three Daughters with years of service certificates at a recent meeting. Connie Gallear, twenty years, joined the chapter in October 1997; Tese Gorszwick, twenty five years, joined in February 1992; and Diana Cook, forty years, joined in June 1977. All three have been active members serving in various positions as officers and committee chairs over the years. Gallear is the current chapter chaplain. The DAR is open to any female 18 years of age or older who is lineally descended from a patriot who assisted in some way in the colonists fight for independence in the Revolutionary War. Visit santamargarita.californiadar.org.

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her military service, fellow Marines fell deeply in love with Reckless. She quickly became part of their company and was allowed to roam freely about their camp, even entering the Marines’ tents at will, which brought bouts of uncontrollable laughter – a much needed morale booster during the most violent of times. Sometimes on cold nights Reckless would not only enter a fellow Marine’s tent, she would sometimes decide to sleep there with her military comrades. She developed such a close rapport with the troops that she would often enter a tent and sleep lying next to platoon Gunnery Sergeant Joseph Latham, whom she most favored. It was Latham who was Reckless’ primary trainer and who taught her battlefield survival skills. She was taught to avoid barbed wire and to lie down on the ground when under severe enemy bombardment. She even learned to run for a bunker upon hearing the Marines cry out: “INCOMING!” There in Latham’s tent, she would often find her way, lying down next to Latham’s warm tent stove on cold Korean nights.

Her appetite became legendary with the troops. Her appetite knew no bounds and she was known to consume almost anything in sight, including scrambled eggs, Coca-Cola, and even beer. When food was left unattended, well, it was fair game for her. Reckless was also known to eat bacon, buttered toast, chocolate candy, hard candy, shredded wheat, peanut butter sandwiches and mashed potatoes.

Reckless seemed to be willing to eat

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The Paper • Page 4 • July 6, 2017 Sobriety Enforcement Results

The Escondido Police Department Traffic Unit conducted a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint on June 30, 2017, at 3300 Bear Valley Parkway. Checkpoints are placed in locations that have the greatest opportunity for achieving drunk and drugged driving deterrence and provide the greatest safety for officers and the public. High Visibility Enforcement, which include DUI/Drivers License checkpoints, have been shown to lower DUI deaths and injuries. A major component of these checkpoints are the deterrent effects it has on those who might drive alcohol or drug impaired, bringing about more awareness and encouraging everyone to use sober designated drivers. Drivers whose only offense was being unlicensed to drive were given the opportunity to locate the registered owner of the vehicle to either take or assign possession of the vehicle to a licensed driver. 6 vehicles were released to the owner or a designated driver. During the checkpoint, 3 vehicles were impounded. Following are additional results from this event: 3562 vehicles drove through the checkpoint. 731 vehicles were screened in primary. 26 vehicles were sent to secondary screening (drivers who could not produce a driver’s license or who were suspected of being under the influence of alcohol or drugs) 10 total citations were issued during the checkpoint. (1 for suspended license and 6 for unlicensed driver, 2 for no insurance) 3 Field sobriety tests 2 Arrests for driving under the influence

of alcohol. DUI educational material was distributed during the checkpoint

Studies of California drivers have shown that 30 percent of drivers in fatal crashes had one or more drugs in their systems. A study of active drivers showed more tested positive for drugs that may impair driving (14 percent) than did for alcohol (7.3 percent). Of the drugs, marijuana was most prevalent, at 7.4 percent, slightly more than alcohol.

Drivers caught driving impaired can expect the impact of a DUI arrest to include jail time, fines, fees, DUI classes, license suspension and other expenses that can exceed $10,000, not to mention the embarrassment when friends and family find out.

The Escondido Police Department will be conducting additional DUI/Drivers License Checkpoints on an ongoing basis. The department is committed to lowering deaths and injuries upon our streets and highways.

Two Alarm Vegetaton Fire in Escondido At 12:13 hours on Thursday, June 29th,

Escondido Fire Department units were dispatched to a reported vegetation fire in the area of Avocado Ave south of Sweetwater Glen. The first arriving unit reported two acres of both grass and

or four other stories that just knocked our socks off. He was one of those brilliant writers who could write one story that would make you cry . . . then turn around and write another story that would make you laugh.

His wife, Tess, tells me he had at least three stories in mind but we all had a terrible time getting him to sit down at the keyboard and knock these stories out. We may, when the time is right, see if Tess wants us to try and put the stories together, in Kent's honor.

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Kent Ballard . . .

Those of you who are regular readers of The Paper know of Kent Ballard . . one of the most brilliant writers I've ever known.

We are also considering re-publishing some of his greatest stories as a tribute to him. Tess had told me just last week that they had found Stage 4 cancer in his liver and it had spread to his stomach, esophagus and spleen - life expectancy was measured in weeks. The worst of bad news.

Very sad today. We lost a great pal and a brilliant writer. Here is Tess's notice of his death:

Kent Ballard

His story "Last Flight" hit home with thousands of our readers. He had three

"Kent died this morning at 1:45. Pulmonary embolism cut loose before the cancer could take him. We were all with him as he took his last breath in his son's arms. Thank God, it was peaceful. I'm not ready for phone calls or visits yet, please allow me some time to rest and come to grips with this before I can talk to anyone. Please allow some space for awhile. Thanks for your prayers and keep them coming." ••••• A memory from 2012 . . . Opining . . .

brush burning uphill towards homes. A second alarm was dispatched and crews made an aggressive fire attack keeping the fire contained to the vegetation. The cause of the fire was determined to be from a bird that made contact with high powered electrical lines. There were no firefighter or civilian

injuries and there was no damage to improved property.

Safety message: Maintain defensible space around structures in order to improve your home's chance of survival in a wildfire. Sunset Strummers Ukulele Band at the Oceanside Public Library

The Sunset Strummers will bring their Ukulele Band to the Civic Center Library, 330 North Coast Highway in Oceanside, on Saturday, July 8 at 11:00 a.m. The band will play Hawaiian singalong songs and will include participative hula, line dancing, and group singing. This concert is free and for all ages. Have fun while learning about Hawaiian culture with a Summer Reading Program twist! This program, sponsored by the Friends of the Oceanside Public Library, will be held in the Civic Center Library’s Community Room. For more information about this program please call 760-435-5600. Visit www.oceansidepubliclibrary.org for additional information We don't take the girls out to restaurants often. When it was just Trixie, we did. One dog is pretty easy to control ... two, not so much. They love to play and wrestle together . . . and that makes for distractions when one is trying to eat. Hard to eat linguini with red clam sauce when the girls are wrestling, grunting, groaning and what passes for dogs laughing.

Speaking of eating (and I just was) . . . Evelyn always . . . ALWAYS orders a salad before her entree. Result? She doesn't have room for her entree so we take it home. Most often I wind up eating it the next day or two. Only problem is . . . the other day I was hungry and found a plate of leftover spaghetti in the fridge. I heated it up and ate it. All of it. I then found out that Evelyn wanted some spaghetti. And I had eaten it. All of it. What's a guy to do? 90% of the time she leaves her food untouched in the fridge. This leads to waste. Example: This past week I noted a box in the fridge, opened it up and plated it, was ready to microwave it and then noticed something. Green mold. It was Chinese food and I was in the mood for Chinese. But mold is not my favorite dish. So I threw it out. I am one of these odd ducks who simply can't stand to see food wasted. Evelyn, on the other paw, stocks our pantry and both fridges with food up the ying-yang (and I think we all know how painful that can be). Remember, I grew up in the war years and immediate post-war years (and I'm not talking about these itty-bitty wars . . . I'm talking about the BIG one . . . WWII (or, as Archie Bunker would say . . .World War Eye Eye). We were taught to ALWAYS clean our plate. To not waste food. (Remember all those kids in

Letters to the Editor Fans at the Fair

From Friedrich Gomez: The Paper has fans everywhere!

Below is a photo of Walt and Pat Neiswender, who recognized me recently at the San Diego County Fair (despite my floppy hat and dark glasses)! They are precious, loyal fans of The Paper and said they read all of my stories online.

They are visiting from Albuquerque, New Mexico. "We've been reading all of your stores in The Paper," they said. Well, I'm pleased as punch to hear such feedback. Afterward, on two other separate occasions at the County Fair I had individuals randomly come up to me and say: "Are you Friedrich Gomez?" At first, I thought they

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China who had nothing to eat? And that was justification for why we absolutely HAD to eat all our food?) So, while mean ol' Evelyn allows restaurant left-overs to deteriorate in our fridges, yet continues to buy out almost all the stock at Costco, restocking our pantry and fridges . . . I see it as my destiny, my primary role on earth, to ensure that ALL of our food gets eaten . . . so as not to waste it. Do you follow the logic here?

You see, the reason I'm not losing weight . . . well, folks, it's ALL Evelyn's fault! Were she not to buy so much food I'd likely be slim and elegant. •••• Before we lose our autonomy And our economy crumbles into dust We should attack Japan, lose the war And let Japan take care of us. •••• Has anyone else noticed how bicyclists tend to feel they don’t have to observe stop signs or other traffic direction? Out driving Saturday morning and noticed a number of cyclists ignoring traffic signs.

Another thing, though legal, that troubles me is motorcyclists splitting lanes. Driving between cars in proper traffic lanes. The day will come when there’s gonna be a terrible accident with loss of life or limbs and I would take no great pleasure in saying, “told ya so.” •••• Checked a number of my favorite eateries for breakfast Saturday - in

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anything if the spirit moved her. She once ate her own horse blanket and on another occasion she ate $30 worth of poker chips when she barged-in, unannounced, on a poker game in progress. Her fellow U. S. Marines almost died from spasms of laughter.

Under the most horrible of human conditions, Reckless gave her comrades joy, laughter, and love – indispensable virtues in a most unlikely wasteland of bloodshed.

Reckless was under the medical care of Navy Hospital Corpsman, George “Doc” Mitchell. It was Mitchell who advised the platoon that she should not be given more than two bottles of Coca-Cola a day. In a famous photo with Mitchell, Reckless is shown wearing an Australian campaign hat, which she eventually ate.

She was just a small mare, standing only 14 hands at the withers and weighed 900 pounds. Yet, she was a towering giant to the U. S. Marines who proudly served with her. Especially the wounded Marines whose lives she helped rescue from the jaws of death (she transported the wounded). Reckless was well-cared for and treated as an actual VIP during her time at Camp Pendleton in San Diego County. She produced four foals at Camp Pendleton: Fearless (1957), Dauntless (1959), Chesty (1964), and an unnamed filly which died shortly after birth in 1965.

Her offspring, Chesty, was named after U. S. Marine Corps Lieutenant General, Lewis Burwell “Chesty” Puller (1898-1971), the most decorated United States Marine of all-time. Puller was one of the few Marines ever allowed to ride Reckless.

It was here in San Diego County where Reckless was retired from active service with full military honors at Camp Pendleton on November 10, 1960. It was at Camp Pendleton where Reckless was promoted to staff sergeant (E-6) on August 31, 1959, several months after the war had ended. The promotion was presented by Randolph M. Pate, then the commander of the 1st U. S. Martine Division. She was honored with a 19-gun salute and a 1,700man parade of U. S. Marines from her wartime unit who served with her. Reckless died on May 13, 1969, but her memory lives on at various U. S. Marine bases around the United States. At the time of her death, she was estimated to have been 19 or 20 years old.

Lieutenant General, Randolph M. Pate, of the 1st U. S. Marine Division at Camp Pendleton in San Diego County once said these very words: “I was surprised at her beauty and intelligence, and believe it or not, her esprit de corps. Like any other Marine, she was enjoying a bottle of beer with her comrades. She was constantly the center of attraction and was fully aware of her importance. If she failed to receive the attention she felt her due, she would deliberately walk into a group of Marines and, in effect, enter the conversation. It was obvious the Marines loved her.”

way to this very day. She was, and still is, greatly honored and loved by our U. S. Marines Corps today. And rightly so.

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spite of increased food costs and labor costs, all the restaurants we saw were full of patrons and lines waiting for service. Another healthy sign for the economy? •••• Older Man Scam . . .

Women often receive warnings about protecting themselves at the mall and in dark parking lots, etc. This is the first warning I have seen for men. I wanted to pass it on in case you haven’t heard about it. A ‘heads up’ for those men who may be regular customers at Lowe’s, Home Depot, Costco, or even Wal-Mart. This one caught me totally by surprise. Over the last month I became a victim of a clever scam while out shopping. Simply going out to get supplies has turned out to be quite traumatic. Don’t be naive enough to think it couldn’t happen to you or your friends.

Here’s how the scam works; Two nice looking, college-age girls will come over to your car or truck as you are packing your purchases into your vehicle. They both start wiping your windshield with a rag and Windex, with their breasts almost falling out of their skimpy T-shirts. (It’s impossible not to look). When you thank them and offer them a tip, they say ‘No’ but instead ask for a ride to McDonald’s. You agree and they climb into the vehicle. On the way, they start undressing. Then one of them starts crawling all over you, while the other one steals your wallet.

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Wal-Mart has wallets on sale for $2.99 each. I found even cheaper ones for $.99 at the Dollar Store and bought them out in three of their stores. Also, you never get to eat at McDonald’s. I’ve already lost 11 pounds just running back and forth from Lowe’s, to Home Depot, to WalMart.

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Last week at the Legislature’s “Non Profit Day” I was happy to recognize Neighborhood Healthcare of Escondido as my nonprofit of the year. Joining me at the Sacramento Convention Center ceremony were Tracy Ream, Neighborhood Healthcare’s Chief Executive Officer, Elmer Cameron, board member, and Terri Vise, Director of Strategy and Compliance.

Committed to providing quality health care and wellness, Neighborhood Healthcare focuses on those most in need regardless of their ability to pay. From Temecula to Escondido in the 75th Assembly District, and from one end of San Diego and Riverside Counties to the other, Neighborhood Healthcare provides quality, patient-centered care throughout this region. All patients are treated with dignity, compassion and courtesy. Patients work with their care team to ensure quality of care, ranging from primary care, pediatrics and prenatal, women’s health, behavioral health and services for older adults. Dental services are available for children and adults in San Diego County at three locations in Escondido, Pauma Valley and Lakeside, providing care for over

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Camp Pendleton Tour & Lunch on Saturday, July 8 – The Culture Caravan still has a few seats available for the Camp Pendleton Ranch House Tour and Lunch at LTH. Enjoy a selection of gourmet sandwiches and local greens at the Local Tap House (LTH) which hosts a lively crowd to complement the fabulous cuisine. The Ranch House dates back to the 1820’s, and along with the surrounding buildings is part of the National Register of Historic Places. The day will conclude with a trip to the World War II and Korea Exhibition. Photo identification is required to enter the base. The motorcoach departs the Gloria McClellan Center, 1400 Vale Terrace Drive in Vista, at 11:00am and returns at 4:00pm. Cost is $54. To reserve, call 760.643.2828.

COGG Meeting on Tuesday, July 11 – At the Conservative Order for Good Government (COGG) luncheon on Tuesday, July 11, the speaker will be San Diego County Treasurer/Tax Collector, Dan McAllister, who will speak about San Diego’s current economic outlook, County investments, and more. Reservations are due by Friday, July 7th. The luncheon is held from 11:30am-1:30pm at the Bernardo Heights Country Club, 16066 Bernardo Heights Country Club Parkway, San Diego, 92128 (Rancho Bernardo). Contact Barry Wolfert at barry@coggrb.com.

Senior Anglers Welcome Local Tackle Dealer - Walt Bailey, owner of Pacific Coast Bait and Tackle, will be speaking at the July 14th meeting of the Senior Anglers of Escondido. The Oceanside tackle store is one of the last independently owned tackle shops in North County. A wealth of knowledge about local fishing conditions and bites, Bailey will discuss the 2017 summer fishing season, local hot spots, and the latest in tackle and bait for surf, pier and deep sea fishing. The club’s meeting will be on Friday, July 14, 9:30am, open to all anglers in Southern California, age 50 and above, at the Park Avenue Community Center, 210 Park Ave., Escondido, 92025. Members of the club enjoy local surf and freshwater fishing, summer saltwater charters, RV camping, and community service to help kids go fishing. W e b s i t e : http://senioranglersofescondido.net/

Pacific Belles Chorus Presents "Summer Sounds" - A Picnic Lunch and Barbershop show will be presented by the Pacific Belles Chorus, on Saturday, July 15, (with lunch served from 1-1:30pm), with a special appearance by Solo Voce (Solo Voce placed 6th in the 2017 Sweet Adelines Region 21 competition). The summer show will be held at the Park Avenue Community Center, 210 Park Avenue, Escondido. Tickets are $10/adults; $5/children under 12. Tickets must be purchased in advance through any chorus member or by contacting Mary at 760.931.7980. There will be a 'will call' table open at 12:30pm on show day.

July Zumba Class & Event Schedule – Escondido Class Schedule; 7pm Mondays, Wednesdays, and 8:30am Saturdays. Registration at www.oasisnet.org. All classes valid thru September 16th. Cost: $7/class with registration or $12/each; Park Avenue Community Center, 210 E. Park Ave., Escondido. SilverSneakers/FLEX members: Escondido Zumba classes are free with valid SilverSneakers membership after payment of the $15 trimester registration fee. The San Marcos Class Schedule is 5:30pm

Tuesdays; 5:30pm Thursdays, and 10:30am Saturdays; at St. Mark Golf Club Fitness Center, Gallery Room, 1005 La Bonita, Lake San Marcos. Registration: 10 class card for $90 or monthly membership to thefull fitness schedule of 29 various fitness classes per week. For details, contact Pam Hepler at phepler@lakehousehotelandresort.com. Zumba Events: Sunday, July 16th, Wine Tasting at Principe di Tricase Winery, 18425 Highland Valley Rd., Ramona, 92065. 760.315.8872, 3rd Sunday of the month. Saturday, July 22nd, Concert at Woodland Park, San Marcos. Concert by SKELPIN in the park. Purchase tickets at door for $7. Doors open at 6pm; concert at 7:30pm. Sunday, July 16, & Thursday, August 24th, Picnic Party & Performance of “In The Woods,” at Kit Carson Park Amphitheater, a musical by Patio Playhouse. Lynn has tickets; $18.75/each. Potluck picnic and celebrate Ruth’s 91st birthday. Picnic at 6:30pm; performance at 8pm. Christian Women's Club July Meeting "Love 4 U America" is theme of the San Marcos–Vista Christian Women's Club luncheon on Monday, July 17th at 11:30am at the Broken Yolk Cafe, 101 South Los Posas Road, San Marcos. Cost of the luncheon is $18.00 inclusive. The speaker, Marlene Paltza from Brea, "Proud to be an American," with an interesting and uplifting personality, grew up in a home with many demands on her from family to achieve perfection. She will share how her life took a Uturn and she no longer thinks that rituals and rules are boring. Marlene, a former executive assistant for the president by Biola University, at 18 years old won the title of Miss Philippines of Los Angeles. She is active in the Temecula Women's Connection, and shares her story in a positive, joyful and humorous way. In the special feature, "America Salutes You," Janice Gustavel will share her adventures in the military. Born and raised in Tryon, N.C., she joined the U.S. Navy and served as an aviation technician, and was also a Navy wife. Janice was named wife of the year for first field team one, and was a candidate for the Navy wife of the year. Entertainment will be patriotic music by a special "American Songbird," Julie Sturk from Oceanside. Join us for a special luncheon, giving tribute to our military, those who served and those currently serving to keep our country free. Come meet special guests and enjoy the festivities; bring a friend. The club has no membership or dues. Make reservations by Thursday, July 13, for the luncheon. Walk-ins welcome. The luncheon is sponsored by Stonecroft Ministries/Christian Women's Club. For more information, visit www.stonecroft.org, and for reservations, call Donna 760.432.0772, or Linda 760.685.1588.

Library’s Teen Summer Reading Challenge - Escondido Public Library’s 2017 Teen Summer Reading Challenge invites students entering grades 7-12 next fall to “Design Your World”. The Challenge started June 19th, runs through Monday, July 31, and includes a variety of educational, recreational, and cultural events and encourages reading for fun and lifelong learning. Teens log reading and event participation online at library.escondido.org/summer to earn prizes donated by Friends of the Library and local businesses. As participants log their reading, they can earn prizes such as coupon packs and free books. Additional reading earns entries into the grand prize drawing, giving teens the chance to win items like a Kindle Fire, iPod Nano, or a Bluetooth speaker.

July events for teens include Screen Printing, Wednesday, July 12, from 2:30-5:30pm. Learn how to transfer a basic design onto a t-shirt using paint and a screen. All supplies provided. Burritos & Book Club, Wednesday, July 19, 3:30-5pm. Choose from list of books found on the Teen SRC Reading Log and drop by to chat about what you read. Enjoy burritos and leave with a free book. Escondido’s Got Talent on Wednesday, July 26, 3:30-5pm. Register to compete in the talent show and you could go home with a cash prize. Pre-registration is required by July 12 at library.escondido.org/register. Teen Summer Bash, Monday, July 31, 5-7pm. Teens who complete ten hours of reading are invited to enjoy food, friends, games, and

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Historically Speaking by Tom Morrow

FDR’s GOP Opponent Who Became an Ally

Of the four presidential campaigns Franklin Delano Roosevelt ran, he considered a small-town Indiana lawyer, Republican Wendell Willkie, as the most formidable of his opponents. Wendell Lewis Willkie (born Lewis Wendell Willkie; Feb. 18, 1892, was an American lawyer and the 1940 Republican nominee for president.

"I did not leave my party. My party left me."

Willkie did not run in the 1940 presidential primaries, but positioned himself as an acceptable choice for a deadlocked convention. Willkie appealed to liberal, “Eastern Establishment” Republicans who saw none of the declared candidates to their liking. His rumpled suits, country-style haircut, and Indiana twang were reminiscent of ordinary mid-westerners, which led to some derision as the efforts to nominate him became more obvious. Interior Secretary Harold L. Ickes mocked Willkie as "a simple, barefoot Wall Street lawyer.”Alice Roosevelt Longworth (daughter of Theodore Roosevelt) said the Willkie campaign came "from the grass roots of 10,000 country clubs.”

Republicans didn’t want to nominate an isolationist like Thomas E. Dewey; they turned to Willkie, who was nominated on the sixth ballot over Ohio Senator Robert A. Taft. Willkie's support for aid to Britain removed it as a major factor in his race against Roosevelt. Also important, Willkie backed Roosevelt on a peacetime draft. However, Roosevelt won an unprecedented third term, taking 38 of the 48 states. After the election, Willkie made two wartime foreign trips as Roosevelt's representative. He continued as nominal leader of the Republican Party, but gave Roosevelt his full support, which angered many conservatives, especially as Willkie increasingly advocated liberal or internationalist causes.

Although the U.S. remained neutral prior to Pearl Harbor, Willkie favored greater U.S. involvement in World War II to support Britain and other Allies. In 1933, Roosevelt was sworn in as U.S. president and soon after Willkie became head of Commonwealth and Southern Corp., a utility holding company. The president announced plans for a Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) that would supply power in competition with C&S. Between 1933 and 1939, Willkie fought against the TVA before Congress, in the courts, and before the public. He was ultimately unsuccessful, but sold C&S's property for a good price, and gained public esteem.

On the assumption Roosevelt would not seek a third term, Willkie had been spoken of as a possible Democratic presidential candidate as early as 1937. A stream of positive press mentions for Willkie continued through 1938 and into 1939, culminating with a favorable cover story in Time magazine in July 1939. Willkie was initially dismissive of the many letters he received urging him to run for president, but soon changed his mind.

Willkie never had any doubt that Roosevelt would run for a third term, and that his route to the White House would have to be through the Republican Party. In late 1939 he changed his registration and early in 1940 announced he would accept the Republican nomination if it were offered to him. He felt the Democrats no longer represented the values he advocated. As he later characterized it,

Willkie will be remembered for giving Roosevelt vital political assistance in 1940, which allowed the president to aid Britain in its time of crisis. Willkie announced support of the president's Lend-Lease program. It was highly unpopular in the Republican Party, and Willkie's announcement created a firestorm. With almost 200 Republican members of the House and Senate, one senator remarked that "Willkie couldn't dig up 10 friends if his life depended on it." Willkie had long been neglectful of his health and diet, smoking heavily, and rarely exercising. His heavy drinking had charmed the reporters in Philadelphia in 1940, but by 1944 it was becoming a problem. In August 1944, Willkie felt weak while traveling by train to his Rushville home. There, he suffered a heart attack, but refused to be admitted to a hospital.

Willkie's condition only worsened as the weeks went on. He went to New York by rail and on the trip, he was stricken with another heart attack. he was said to have suffered over a dozen heart attacks. He died on Oct.8, 1944. The president released a statement saying, "... In this hour of grave crisis, the nation loses a great citizen."

War Secretary Henry Stimson offered to have Willkie buried in Arlington National Cemetery, but Edith Willkie wanted her husband to be buried in his native Indiana, at Rushville. His casket was placed in the center aisle of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church; 60,000 people filed by his casket, and 35,000 crowded around the church during the service, including many blacks -- as, Eleanor Roosevelt noted in her column, was fitting. Wendell and Edith Willkie rest together in Rushville'sEast Hill Cemetery. Tom Morrow's books are available at Amazon.com in soft-cover or via Kindle E-mail.


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more at this exclusive party. Check-in begins at 4:30pm. For more information on all the 2017 Summer Reading Challenge: Design Your World events, including challenges for children and adults, program dates and times, prizes, sponsors, and rules for participation, visit library.escondido.org/summer. Summer Reading events are free, open to the public, and generously sponsored by Friends of the Escondido Public Library and local businesses. The Library is located at 239 South Kalmia Street, Escondido, 92025.

Humane Society July Activities/Events – Looking to enhance your relationship with your pet, learn about various pet topics, add a new pet to the family, or support community events that are giving back to San Diego Humane Society? Here are some fun petrelated activities/events where you can make a difference for animals in San Diego County.

Saturday, July 22, 10-11:30am, Pet Loss Support; open to anyone ages 10 and older. Sessions provide an environment where thoughts/emotions can be shared and feelings of grief are understood and validated. July 10 – August 11; Animal Adventure Camp; games, crafts and hands-on animal activities help children develop respect and a positive attitude toward all living beings. PAWS Food Distribution Events; various dates/locations throughout the county provides supplemental bags of dog and cat food for pick up at campus locations in San Diego, Escondido and Oceanside. Food available for existing/new clients who meet the income requirements. Off-Camput Adoption Events, Unleashed by Petco, 10625 Scripps Poway Parkway, Saturday, July 29, from 11am-2pm. Partner Events at San Diego Museum of Man, 1350 El Prado, San Diego, free for museum members or with general admission: Canine Ambassadors, Tuesday, July 18 from 10:30am-12noon. Animal Communicator and Pet Psychic, Sindi Somers, Saturday, July 8 from 1-2pm, learn how to communicate with your pets.

Pet Therapy, Thursday, July 20, from 1-2pm. Fun With Wildlife, Thursday, July 27, from 1-2pm. Kitten Cam; peek into the Kitten Nursery where staff are busy caring for the tiniest residents. See the cuteness for yourself.

Check with the Humane Society for up-coming events supporting the Humane Society. Don’t forget to show off your pet in the new 25th Anniversary Edition of the yearly calendar; donate your car; and other types of support. Contact the Humane Society for details. San Diego Campus, 619.299.7012; Escondido Campus, 760.888.2275; and Oceanside Campus, 760.757.4357.

July Events/Classes at SD Botanic Garden in Encinitas – Events are free with paid admission or membership unless otherwise stated. Daily, July 2017-April 2018, 9am-5pm, Sculpture in the Garden exhibition; Info: http://www.sdbgarden.org/sculpture.htm. Thursdays, July 6, 13, 20, & 27, 4:30–8pm. San Dieguito Heritage Museum. Quail Gardens Drive. Free with paid admission or membership. Thursday Family Fun Nights. Families invited to pack up kids and enjoy outdoor fun. Live, kid-friendly entertainment provided each Thursday from 6-7pm. Info: http://www.sdbgarden.org/thursnights.htm . Starting Monday, July 10, daily, 9am–5pm. Ecke Building. Lung Hsiang Exhibit and Sale features original Chinese Brush Paintings created by members of the Lung Hsiang chapter of the American Artists of Chinese Brush Painting. Info: http://www.sdbgarden.org/events.htm. Saturday & Sunday, July 22 & 23, 9am–5pm, free with paid admission or membership; kids 12 and under free. Insect Festival, is sure to intrigue bug-devotees of all ages featuring thousands of fascinating creepy-crawlies including live lizards, snakes and famous Madagascar hissing cockroaches! Sponsored by K&M Pest Solutions. Info:

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A Weekly Memo from the Councilmembers 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.

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Now–Labor Day, September 5, daily 9am– 5pm. Free admission for active-duty military and up to 5 immediate family members. The Botanic Garden is proud to participate in the Blue Star Museum Program. National Guard and Reserve members of the U.S. military and their families (card carrier plus 5 immediate family members). Info: http://www.sdbgarden.org/military-specials.htm CLASSES: Saturday, July 8, 9am–12pm. SDB Garden Members/$30; NonMembers/$36. Material fee $80/per student, paid directly to the instructor at the class. Living Wall/Vertical Garden. Learn the basics planting a living wall. Students will plant a 10” x 20” wall comprised of a variety of succulents. Register early; class sells out quickly. Info: http://www.sdbgarden.org/classes.htm. Saturday, July 8, 9am–12pm. Why You Should Have a Vegetable Garden; SDB Garden Members/$45; Non-Members/$54, plus $10 materials fee paid directly to instructor. lass will provide a start-to-finish plan for a small raised bed garden, window box herb garden and patio garden. Info:

disagree with city council actions, I rarely choose to rile people up about my sense of loss. I accept that I am outnumbered on many policy issues but on this topic, I choose to ask for public involvement and even a little public outrage.

What kind of City chooses to divest itself of operating a public library? Escondido. After abruptly closing the East Valley Community Center Branch Library in 2009, the only remaining library is at risk of significant changes. Defending the library as a core city function will require a committed The City Council, and top ranking public willing to write letters and City Officials, are trying to show up at meetings to advocate for outsource library operations and keeping high quality services. hoping to avoid public participation Libraries enhance vitality of or oversight. Although I frequently communities by providing access to

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Library’s Summer Reading Challenge, July Events – The Summer Reading Challenge, designed to encourage reading for fun and life-long learning for all ages, runs through Monday, July 31. Children log their progress online to earn prizes donated by Friends of the Library and local businesses. Register and begin logging by Monday, July 24th, at library.escondido.org/summer. This year’s theme is “Design Your World”, Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM)-themed events in July for Children and Families through the Summer Reading Challenge are Baby Storytime for children ages 0-3 years, Wednesdays, 11am-12pm. Babies and parents/caregivers enjoy interactive stories and action songs. Seating limited to 30 children. Marshmallow Structure Craft for children ages 4-12 years, Thursday, July 13, 2-3pm. Design a marshmallow structure to see how many pennies it can hold. R.E.A.D. Book Club for children ages 9-12 years, Friday, July 14, 3:30-4:30pm. Explore Gene Luen Yang’s graphic novel, “Secret Coders.” Registration is required and open through Thursday, July 13, at library.escondido.org/register. John Abrams’ Animal Magic for children ages 412 years, Thursday, July 20, 2-3pm. Performer John Abrams employs a wacky

blend of magic, comedy, music, and live exotic pets in a wildly entertaining show. Popsicle Stick Catapult Craft for children ages 4-12 years, Thursday, July 27, 2-3pm. Children use engineering skills to build a popsicle stick catapult and see how far the pom poms fly. For more information on all the Summer Reading Challenge: Design Your World events, including challenges for teens and adults, program dates and times, prizes, sponsors, and rules for participation, visit library.escondido.org/summer. Summer Reading events are free, open to the public, and generously sponsored by Friends of the Escondido Public Library and local businesses. The Library is located at 239 South Kalmia Street, Escondido, 92025.

Sheriff ’s Senior Volunteers Needed for Vista - Are you retired? Bored? Looking for something to do? Something worthwhile and useful? Perhaps something fun and interesting…give us a call at 760-940-4434 and ask for the Sheriff ’s Senior Volunteer Recruiter. We are looking for men and women who meet the basic requirements; at

When Wager was transferred to RCHS from another shelter through the FOCAS program he was very shy. He’s come out of his shell and his personality will continue to grow once his gets to his forever home.

The $145 adoption fee for Wager includes medical exam, vaccinations, neuter, and microchip. For more information call 760-7536413, visit Rancho Coastal Humane Society at 389 Requeza Street in Encinitas, or log on to SDpets.org.

Alice, an 8-year-old Domestic Short Hair mix, is looking for a loving family. Alice is a little bit shy at first, but once you get to know her, you will see what a wonderful, loving companion she is. She enjoys getting pet and spending time with her human friends. Alice just wants a home where she will be loved and kept safe. Alice is available for adoption at the San Diego Humane Society’s Escondido Campus at 3450 E Valley Parkway. To learn more about making her part of your family, please call (760) 888-2275. Letters to the Editor? We Love ‘em! Send ‘em to: thepaper@cox.net

CALL TO ACTION: Attend the Library Board of Trustees meeting to speak your mind about protecting our library. July 11th at 2pm at the Library Board Room.

least 50 years old, an American Citizen, and can pass a background check for our volunteer patrol service within the city of Vista. Candidates need to be available for an interview, then a background check, then do a short two-week academy. A marked vehicle is provided for a two-person patrol within the boundaries of the city of Vista. You will be authorized to place citations on vehicles that are parked illegally in handicapped parking and/or fire lanes, look for vandalism, graffiti, and other misconducts. Every day is different and exciting and above all, a direct support of our local law enforcement and the community of Vista.

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knowledge resources, cultural events, literacy services, employment exploration and technology tools. Libraries are not a luxury; they are a key part of societal structure and order.

I WANT MY INDEPENDENCE

Recently, I was asked by the grandparents of their sixteen year old granddaughter if I could help them deal with the child’s desire for independence from her mother. The sixteen year old wanted to smoke, take drugs, date and associate with whomever she wanted, have no limits with time constraints, and basically do whatever she wanted. She desired independence, to be on her own. Our country wanted that in the middle of the 1700’s, to be independent of British rule. The colonists set their demands and fought for a life of independence.

Like the teen-ager, our nation moved away from “parental” rule to be on its own. It all sounded so good – to be

able to do, believe, and pursue one’s own desires. While the country and the teen-ager are in their respective worlds, the consequences are similar – to live without the confines of law and order. The teen-ager is experiencing the loss of self-control, lack of respect from her friends and family, and losing opportunities for an educational future. Our country found itself heavily in debt, loss of life, undisciplined and ill-experienced leaders in government, little infrastructure for basic community needs, and the need for total reorganization.

If independence is our desire and goal, there is always the need to know what one is giving up and the cost of “going it alone.” The story that tells us this truth better than any other is in Genesis 1 about the Garden of Eden and Adam and Eve. The temptation facing them was to be on their own, without God’s restraints and, to show their independence, they ate the forbidden fruit. Doing so, they lost innocence and Paradise and now had to find their way in a hostile world.

While independence seems great, dependence is greater when it is connected to a faith in God and being reliant on His wisdom. Many of our founding fathers saw this in the independent development of our country.


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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.

San Marcos • Mayor Jim Desmond

San Marcos Family Camp Out Set for Saturday, July 29 to Sunday, July 30.

facilitate field games like tug-o-war, potato sack races, 3-legged races, and other exciting relays. Arts and crafting activities will also be available throughout the day and include animal and bug stamping, camp fan project, Offering a convenient, close-to-home bug boxes, and bookmark making. camping experience, the campout is complete with outdoor games, arts and Whether you are a first-time camper or crafts, a flashlight hike, campfire an outdoor enthusiast, tickets are just songs, a hot dog cookout, s’mores, and $15 per person so bring your camping gear and get ready for an overnight breakfast the next morning. adventure. Be sure to register online Participants will have a chance to by Friday, July 21 for a camping sleep under the stars on the grasses of experience without all the hassle. All Walnut Grove Park located at 1950 ages are welcome. Sycamore Drive. Each family will be assigned a ten by ten space to pitch For more information and a detailed their tent and set up camp. Upon packing list, visit www.san-marcos.net arrival, the city’s recreation leaders or call Jennifer Overman at (760) 7449000, ext. 3506. The annual San Marcos Family Campout is just around the corner.

Vista • Mayor Judy Ritter

Vista Switches To District Elections

Following a series of eight public meetings, the Vista City Council voted unanimously to move the city from an at-large to a district-based election system. Under the at-large election system, voters of the entire city elect all members of the City Council. The new by-district election system divides the city into four geographic districts and voters in each district only vote for the city council seats up for election in their specific district. The mayor will continue to be elected atlarge by all of the voters of Vista. All

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8. THE EGYPTIANS WERE ALL DROWNED IN THE DESSERT. AFTERWARDS, MOSES WENT UP TO MOUNT CYANIDE TO GET THE TEN COMMANDMENTS.

9. THE FIRST COMMANDMENTS WAS WHEN EVE TOLD ADAM TO EAT THE APPLE. 10. THE SEVENTH COMMANDMENT IS THOU SHALT NOT ADMIT ADULTERY.

11. MOSES DIED BEFORE HE EVER REACHED CANADA THEN JOSHUA LED THE HEBREWS IN THE BATTLE OF GERITOL. 12. THE GREATEST MIRICLE IN THE BIBLE IS WHEN JOSHUA TOLD HIS SON TO STAND STILL AND HE OBEYED HIM. 13. DAVID WAS A HEBREW KING WHO WAS SKILLED AT PLAYING THE LIAR. HE FOUGHT THE FINKELSTEINS, A RACE OF PEOPLE WHO LIVED IN BIBLICAL TIMES. 14. SOLOMON, ONE OF DAVIDS SONS, HAD 300 WIVES AND 700 PORCUPINES.

15. WHEN MARY HEARD SHE WAS THE MOTHER OF JESUS, SHE SANG THE MAGNA CARTA. 16. WHEN THE THREE WISE GUYS FROM THE EAST SIDE ARRIVED THEY FOUND JESUS

IN THE MANAGER.

17. JESUS WAS BORN BECAUSE MARY HAD AN IMMACULATE CONTRAPTION.

18. ST. JOHN THE BLACKSMITH DUMPED WATER ON HIS HEAD. 19. JESUS ENUNCIATED THE GOLDEN RULE, WHICH SAYS TO DO UNTO OTHERS BEFORE THEY DO ONE TO YOU. HE ALSO EXPLAINED A MAN DOTH NOT LIVE BY SWEAT ALONE. 20. IT WAS A MIRICLE WHEN JESUS ROSE FROM THE DEAD AND MANAGED TO GET THE TOMBSTONE OFF THE ENTRANCE.

21. THE PEOPLE WHO FOLLOWED THE LORD WERE CALLED THE 12 DECIBELS. 22. THE EPISTELS WERE THE WIVES OF THE APOSTLES.

23. ONE OF THE OPPOSSUMS WAS ST. MATTHEW WHO WAS ALSO A TAXIMAN.

24. ST. PAUL CAVORTED TO CHRISTIANITY, HE PREACHED HOLY ACRIMONY, WHICH IS ANOTHER NAME FOR MARRAIGE. 25. CHRISTIANS HAVE ONLY ONE SPOUSE. THIS IS CALLED MONOTONY •••• The next time someone tells you that you are procrastinating, look them square in the eye while wagging your finger at them and say with confidence..."Just you wait."

For more information, visit CityofVista.com or contact the City Clerk’s Office at 760.639.6125

Oceanside • Mayor Jim Wood

Escondido • Mayor Sam Abed

Chuckles Cont. from Page 2

current council members will serve as atlarge council members until the end of their current terms. The council members can then run for re-election by district if they live in a district up for election at that time. • Council Member John Aguilera: November, 2018 • Council Member John Franklin: November, 2018 • Council Member Amanda Young Rigby: November, 2020 • Council Member Joe Green: November, 2020

“Feline Reading.”

Oceanside Public Library is hosting a summer program for adults called Doggone Good About

As part of this program, the library is excited to host a live recording of the PURRRcast Podcast on Saturday, July 29, at 2:00 pm at the Civic Center Library Rooms, located at 330 North Coast Highway. All ages are invited to come and listen to the live podcast and learn how podcasts are produced. The PURRRcast Podcast is based in Los Angeles and features hosts Steven Ray Morris and Sara Iyer chatting

•••• Q: Why do brunettes tell blonde jokes? A: It gives them something to do on Friday and Saturday nights. •••• A geneticist who did not want to go to the alumni reunion, made a duplicate of himself so that he could go instead to his daughter's school play.

Unfortunately, his clone went to the University instead, and was very rude and inappropriate. He then took his duplicate to the top of the Empire State Building and pushed him off.

He was charged with making an obscene clone fall! •••• Remember Dolly the sheep, first cloned large animal? You know what she said when she met the other Dolly? "Ewe again?"

•••• I called one of my doctors to make an appointment.

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with fellow cat enthusiasts about these adorable little creatures they love.

Comedian Cassi Jerkins will join the hosts of this live recording to talk about her four cats and other famous literary cats. Steven Ray Morris is a film and pop culture writer and producer of numerous podcasts, including the PURRRcast Podcast, which he has cohosted with Sara Iyer since 2015. If you are a feline lover, you won’t want to miss this free event, brought to you by Friends of the Oceanside Public Library. For tickets and more information, visit www.oceansidepubliclibrary.com or visit https://purrrcastpodcast.eventbrite.com ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2017-00019884-CU-PT-NC TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Humes Lois Peterson filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present name: Humes Lois Peterson to Proposed name Humes Lois Jeanne. 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 18, 2017, 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 6/02/2017. /s/Robert P. Dahlquist, Judge of the Superior Court 6/15, 6/22, 6/29 and 7/06/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

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etc are typically installed and executed on PC workstations or on LAN (local area network) connected PC servers. Business workstations typically store data files locally on hard drives. Some may also use “the cloud” for data backup and to access “cloud” applications and data bases.

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There are fundamental differences between the usage patterns of home and business PC users. Those patterns have continued to diverge as home users abandon “stand alone” applications for “the cloud” while businesses hang on to their business specific, local applications. Business PC users have “off line” (stand alone) activities that require their PCs to have local processing power. Programs for accounting, invoicing, contact management, word processing, forms and desktop publication

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Home PC users have largely abandoned “stand alone” applications. Most home and school applications are on the WWW. Communication, banking, taxes, genealogy, research, surfing and even data storage are increasingly “cloud” based. Most users still store pictures and files on their local hard drives and most home users have a printer, but for the most part our home PCs are basically nothing more than tablets or smart phones with a big screen, keyboard and mouse.

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#2017-016491 The name of the business:UR LOGO UR WAY, located at 4616 North River Road, #19, Oceanside, Ca. 92057. This business is registered by: Gordon Charles Belanger 1128 Gary Lane Escondido, CA. 92025 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 6/26/2017. /s/ Gordon Charles Belanger This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/26/2017. 6/29, 7/06, 7/13 & 7/20/2017s FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

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NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE OF KANDI J. ELLIS Case No. 37-2017-00010889-PR-LA-CTL To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate or both, of Kandi J. Ellis, A Petition for Probate has been filed by Jane N. Enock in the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, 1409 Fourth Ave., San Diego, Ca. 92101, Central Branch. The Petition for Probate requests that Jane N. Enock be appointed as personal representatives to administer the estate of the decedent. The petition requests authority to administer the estate under the Independent Administration of Estates Act. (This authority will allow the personal repreesentative to take many actions without obtaining court approval. Before taking certain very important actions, however, the personal representattive will be required to give notice to interested persons unless they have waived notice or consented to the proposed actions.) The independent administration authority will be granted unless an interested person files an objection to the petition and shows good cause why the court should not grant the authority. A hearing on the petition will be held in this court as follows: Date: 7/27/2017 Time: 1:30 p.m. Dept: PC-3 Address of court: Same as noted above. If you object to the granting of the petition, you should appear at the hearing and state your objections or file written objections with the court before the hearing. Your appearance may be in person or by your attorney. If you are a creditor or a contingent creditor of the decedent, you must file your claim with the court and mail a copy to the personal representative appointed by the court within the later of either (1) four months from the date of first issuance of letters to a general personal representative, as defined in Section 58(b) of the California Probate Code, or (2) 60 days from the date of mailing or personal delivery to you of a notice under section 9052 of the California Probate Code. Other California statues and legal authority may affect your rights as a creditor. You may want to consult with an attorney knowledgeable in California law. You may examine the file kept by the court. If you are a peson interested in the estate, you may file with the court a Request for Special Notice (form DE-154) of the filing of an inventory and appraisal of estate assets or of any petition or account as provided in Probate Code section 1250. A Request for Special Notice form is available from the court clerk. Petitioner: Jane N. Enock 4008 Pala Mesa Oaks Fallbrook, CA. 92028 Phone: 760.271.4281 6/22, 6/29 & 7/06/2017


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#2017-014726 The name of the business: Remodel Door & More, located at 4808 Elm Tree Drive, Oceanside, Ca. 92056. This business is registered by: Mark Steven Albini 4808 Elm Tree Drive Oceanside, CA. 92056 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 6/02/17. /s/ Mark Steven Albini This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/02/2017. 6/15, 6/22, 6/29 and 7/06/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2017-015098 The name of the business: Alps Way Road Repair Project, located at 11627 Alps Way, Escondido, Ca. 92026. This business is registered by: Pavina B. Sparrow 11627 Alps Way Escondido, CA. 92026 Bruce Tebbs 11763 Alps Way Escondido, CA. 92026 The business is conducted by Co-Partners. First day of business was 06/08/2017. /s/ Pavina B. Sparrow This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/08/2017. 6/22, 6/29, 7/06 & 7/13/2017

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SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE ADOPTED

Ordinance No. 2017-1444 – an Ordinance of the City Council of the City of San Marcos, California, in its own capacity and in its capacity as the Successor Agency to the Former San Marcos Redevelopment Agency approving Amendment No. 2 to first amended and restated Development Agreement and Owner Participation Agreement between the City of San Marcos, and San Elijo Hills Development Company, LLC. Ordinance No. 20171444 was introduced on June 13, 2017, and adopted by the City Council of the City of San Marcos, California, on June 27, 2017, by the following roll call vote: AYES: COUNCILMEMBERS: JABARA, JENKINS, JONES, ORLANDO, DESMOND; NOES: COUNCILMEMBERS: NONE; ABSENT: COUNCILMEMBERS: NONE. A certified copy is posted in the office of the City Clerk at 1 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos, CA. Phillip Scollick, City Clerk, City of San Marcos. PD: 7/6/2017 INTRODUCED

ORDINANCE NO. 2017-1445

Ordinance No. 2017-1445, an ordinance of the City Council of the City of San Marcos, California, amending various provisions under Title 20 of the San Marcos Municipal Code (Zoning Ordinance) to regulate land uses relating to Accessory Dwelling Units; Density Bonuses; and Noise Performance Standards. Ordinance 2017-1445 was introduced on June 27, 2017, and will be presented to the City Council for adoption on July 11, 2017. A certified copy is posted in the office of the City Clerk at 1 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos, CA. Phillip Scollick, City Clerk, City of San Marcos. PD: 07/06/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-015628 The name of the business: Stojan C Mitich Companies, Inc., located at 3346 Laurashawn Ln, Escondido, Ca. 92026. This business is registered by: Stojan C. Mitich Companies, Inc. 3346 Laurashawn Ln. Escondido, Ca. 92026 The business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 9/20/02. /s/ Stojan Charles Mitich, Corp. President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/14/2017.

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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-015271 The name of the business: A & A Global Brand Management, located at 1580 Shadowridge Dr., #224, Vista, Ca. 92081. This business is registered by: Bashar Ativat and Abdullah Akour 1580 Shadowridge Dr. #224 Vista, CA. 92081 The business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business was n/a. /s/ Bashar Atiyat This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/12/2017.

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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-015932 The name of the business: Sparkly Clear Pool Service, located at 306 W. El Norte Pkway, #27, Escondido, CA. 92026. This business is registered by: Scrubs.com, Inc. 306 W. El Norte Pkwy, #27 Escondido, Ca. 92026 The business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 6/19/2017. /s/ Chris Donahue, Owner, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/19/2017.

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#2017-016193 The name of the business: Nester Photography, located at 3578 Granite Ct. Carlsbad, CA. 92010. This business is registered by: Ksenia Nesterova 3573 Granite Ct., Carlsbad, Ca. 92010 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 6/15/2017. /s/ Ksenia Nesterova This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/22/2017. 6/29, 7/06, 7/13 & 7/20/2017 NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE OF EDWARD JOHN GONZALEZ Case No. 37-2017-00022218PR-PW-CTL To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate or both, of Edward John Gonzalez, Edward Gonzalez, Caesar Gonzalez. A Petition for Probate has been filed by Candice Clara Gonzalez in the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, 1409 Fourth Ave., San Diego, Ca. 92101, Madge Bradley Building. The Petition for Probate requests that Candice Clara Gonzalez be appointed as personal representatives to administer the estate of the decedent. The petition requests the decedent’s will and codicils, if any, be admitted to probate.The will and any codicils are available for examination in the file kept by the court. The petition requests authority to administer the estate under the Independent Administration of Estates Act. (This authority will allow the personal repreesentative to take many actions without obtaining court approval. Before taking certain very important actions, however, the personal representattive will be required to give notice to interested persons unless they have waived notice or consented to the proposed actions.) The independent administration authority will be granted unless an interested person files an objection to the petition and shows good cause why the court should not grant the authority. A hearing on the petition will be held in this court as follows: Date: 8/3/2017 Time: 1:30 p.m. Dept: PC-3 Address of court: Same as noted above. If you object to the granting of the petition, you should appear at the hearing and state your objections or file written objections with the court before the hearing. Your appearance may be in person or by your attorney. If you are a creditor or a contingent creditor of the decedent, you must file your claim with the court and mail a copy to the personal representative appointed by the court within the later of either (1) four months from the date of first issuance of letters to a general personal representative, as defined in Section 58(b) of the California Probate Code, or (2) 60 days from the date of mailing or personal delivery to you of a notice under section 9052 of the California Probate Code. Other California statues and legal authority may affect your rights as a creditor. You may want to consult with an attorney knowledgeable in California law. You may examine the file kept by the court. If you are a peson interested in the estate, you may file with the court a Request for Special Notice (form DE-154) of the filing of an inventory and appraisal of estate assets or of any petition or account as provided in Probate Code section 1250. A Request for Special Notice form is available from the court clerk. Petitioner: Candice Clara Gonzalez 7001 Ridge Crest Drive North Richmond Hills, TX, 76182 Phone: 817.366.3893 6/29, 7/06 & 7/13/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-016049 The name of the business: Dr. Shali, located at 2604 B El Camino Real Ste 358, Carlsbad, CA. 92008,. This business is registered by: Reyzan Shali 2604 B El Camino Real Ste 358 Carlsbad, Ca. 92008 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 6/20/2017. /s/ Reyzan Shali This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/20/2017.

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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-016186 The name of the business: Property Management & Leasing, Inc., located at 1555 Grand Ave., Suite A, San Marcos, CA. 92078. This business is registered by: Property Management & Leasing, Inc. 1555 Grand Ave., Suite A San Marcos, Ca. 92078 The business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 1/1/2016. /s/ Steven L. Bernath, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/22/2017. 6/29, 7/06, 7/13 & 7/20/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-016554 The name of the business: A1 Accounting Solutions, located at 5747 Barberry Place, Carlsbad, Ca. 92011. This business is registered by: Stephanie Ann Engeseth 6747 Barberry Place Carlsbad, CA. 92011 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 6/16/2017. /s/ Stephanie Ann Engeseth This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/27/2017.

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#2017-016151 The name of the business: Max’s Handyman Services, Maxi Taxi, located at 1669 Live Oak Road #31, Vista, Ca. 92081. This business is registered by: Maxsim Marko & Alketa Meci 1669 Live Oak Road #31 Vista, Ca. 92081 The business is conducted by a Married Couple. First day of business was n/a. /s/Maksim Marko Meci This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/21/2017. 6/29, 7/06, 7/13 & 7/20/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-015893 The name of the business: DonVito Realty, located at 1289 Highbluff Ave., San Marcos, Ca. 92078. This business is registered by: Stephen P. DonVito 1289 Highbluff Ave. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 8/2/2006. /s/ Stephen P. DonVito This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/19/2017. 6/29, 7/06, 7/13 & 7/20/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-016809 The name of the business: BeautySSentials, located at 868 Orion Way, San Marcos, Ca. 92078. This business is registered by: Ramon Salinas 868 Orion Way San Marcos, Ca. 92078 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/ Ramon Salinas This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/20/2017. 6/29, 7/06, 7/13, & 7/20/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-015819 The name of the business: Mikol Bee Remover, located at 922 Farr Avenue, Escondido, Ca. 92026. This business is registered by: Miguel Angel Marquina 922 Farr Ave. Escondido, Ca. 92026 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/ Miguel Angel Marquina This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/16/2017. 7/06, 7/13, 7/20 & 7/27/2017

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NOTICE OF INTENDED DECISION (Administrative) The Planning Division Manager of the City of San Marcos has considered the proposed projects and does intend to APPROVE Director’s Permits on July 17, 2017: Project No.: P17-0018 (DP17-0011) Applicant: Mission Auto Repair Request: A Director’s Permit Renewal to allow for the continued operation of an automotive repair facility within an existing industrial building in the Commercial (C) zone in the Business/Industrial District. Environmental Determination: Categorically Exempt (EX17019) pursuant to Section 15301 Class 1, in that this is an existing facility with no expansion, of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). Location of the Property: 1020 Linda Vista Drive, Suite B, in the Commercial (C) Zone in the Business/Industrial District, more particularly described as: The westerly 175 feet of the easterly 325 feet of Lot 3 in Block 10, of Rancho Los Vallecitos De San Marcos, according to Map thereof No. 806, filed in the Office of the County Recorder of the County of San Diego, State of California, on December 21, 1895. Assessor's Parcel Number 219-152-27-00. Project No.: P17-0024 (DP170015) Applicant: Winds of Harvest Church Request: A Director’s Permit to allow for the operation of a 3,045 square foot assembly use (place of worship) within a multi-tenant commercial center in the Commercial (C) zone of the Business/Industrial District. Environmental Determination: Categorically Exempt (EX17020) pursuant to Section 15301 Class 1, in that this is an existing facility with no expansion, of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). Location of the Property: Portion of Lot 1 of Parcel Map No. 9676, as Recorded in the City of San Marcos, County San Diego, State of California. Assessor’s Parcel Number: 219-172-27-00. Further information about this notice can be obtained from Leigha Larkins, Planning Technician, by calling (760) 744-1050 extension 3204, or via email llarkins@san-marcos.net. NOTICE: Any interested person may appeal the decision of the Planning Division Manager to the Planning Commission provided the appeal fee is paid ($20 for residents; $1,155 for non-residents) and a written appeal is submitted to the Planning Division Secretary within ten (10) calendar days of the date of the decision (due no later than 5:30 PM on July 27, 2017. The written appeal should specify the reasons for the appeal and the grounds upon which the appeal is based. The City’s Planning Commission will then consider the filed appeal/s at a later public hearing. The Planning Division can be contacted at (760) 744-1050, extension 3233 or lkiss@sanmarcos.net. The City of San Marcos is committed to making its programs, services and activities accessible to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to participate in any City program, service or activity, please contact the City Clerk’s office at 1 Civic Center Drive, San Marcos CA 92069, or call (760) 744-1050, extension 3145. Phil Scollick, City Clerk, City of San Marcos. PD: 7/6/17.

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-014939 The name of the business: Ocean Car Auction, located at 2775 College Blvd., Oceanside, Ca. 92056. This business is registered by: Praxedes M. Dalmau Smith and Macario Vazquez 2775 College Blvd. Oceanside, Ca. 92056 The business is conducted by a married couple. First day of business was n/a. /s/ Praxedes M. Dalmau Smith This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/09/2017.

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#2017-015378 The name of the business: Zwants Supplies, Inc., located at 1126 Calistoga Way, San Marcos,CA. 92078. This business is registered by: Zwants Supplies, Inc. 1126 Calistoga Way San Marcos, Ca. 92078 The business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 3/9/17. /s/ Long Yu Lin, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/13/2017. 6/22, 6/29, 7/06 & 7/13/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-015275 The name of the business: Ocean Car Auction, located at 2775 College Blvd., Oceanside, Ca. 92056. This business is registered by: Praxedes M. Dalmau Smith and Macario Vazquez, and Leibnitz Cruz Dalmau 2775 College Blvd. Oceanside, Ca. 92056 The business is conducted by a married couple. First day of business was n/a. /s/ Praxedes M. Dalmau Smith This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/12/2017.

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#2017-014923 The name of the business: Mama Love Wellness, Mama Love Placenta Encapsulation, located at 647 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd., #209, San Marcos, Ca. 92078. This business is registered by: Meriah Ozols 647 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd. #209 San Marcos, Ca. 92078 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 6/6/17. /s/ Meriah Ozols This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/06/2017. 6/22, 6/29, 7/06 & 7/13/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-013147 The name of the business: Jntek, located at 925 Hydra Ct., San Marcos, Ca. 92069. This business is registered by: John Nguyen 925 Hydra Ct. San Marcos, Ca. 92069 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/ John Nguyen This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/16/2017. 6/15, 6/22, 6/29, and 7/06/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-013709 The name of the business: American Auto Sales, located at 3753 Mission Avenue #113, Oceanside, Ca. 92058., This business is registered by: Burhan Motors 3753 Mission Ave., Suite 113 Oceanside, Ca. 92058 The business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was n/a. /s/ Moheb Amini, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/23/2017. 6/22, 6/29, 7/06 and 7/13/2017

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#2017-015062 The name of the business: Services Engineering and Management, Supply Materials and Equipment, located at 508 Starling Way, San Marcos, Ca. 92069. This business is registered by: Turrell Engineering LLC 508 Starling Way San Marcos, CA. 92069 The business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business was n/a. /s/ John Turrell, Manager This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/07/2017. 6/22, 6/29, 7/06 and 7/13/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-014151 The name of the business: Grayscale Music, located at 307 E. Carmel St., San Marcos, Ca. 92078. This business is registered by: Vincent Bombolo 304 La Purisma Way Oceanside, Ca. 92057 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/ Vincent Bombolo This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 5/26/2017. 6/22, 6/29, 7/06 and 7/13/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-015408 The name of the business: VinBid, located at 1732 Weatherwood Ct.,San Marcos, Ca. 92078. This business is registered by: La Motor Group LLC 1732 Weatherwood Court San Marcos, Ca. 92078 The business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business was n/a. /s/ David Burch, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/13/2017. 6/22, 6/29, 7/06 and 7/13/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-015356 The name of the business: North San Diego Real Estate Investors, NSDREI, located at 1220 Alessandro Lane, Vista, Ca. 92084. This business is registered by: NSDREI Associations, Inc., 1220 Alessandro Lane Vista, Ca. 92084 The business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 12/19/05. /s/ Linda C. Wessels, Secretary This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 6/12/2017. 6/22, 6/29, 7/06 and 7/13/2017 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT

#2017-015195 The name of the business: Black Powder Silver, located at 5780 Blue Bird Canyon Road, Vista, Ca. 92084. This business is registered by: Stephanie Patricia Folley 5780 Blue Bird Canyon Road Vista, Ca. 92084 The business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 6/9/2017. /s/ Stephanie Patricia Foley This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego

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#2017-014993 The name of the business: Cardinal Point Healthcare Solutions, Cardinal Point, CPHS, Cardinal PHS, located at 1611A South Melrose Drive, Suite 205, Vista, Ca. 92081. This business is registered by: Cardinal Point Healthcare Solutions, Inc. 1611A South Melrose Drive, Suite 205 Vista, Ca. 92081 The business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 1/13/2017. /s/ Jeanette Wood, Treasurer, CFO This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego

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