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Volume 44- No. 16

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No matter what faith we follow, or, indeed, if we have no faith at all to follow, this story is bound to touch the hearts of you, your family and friends. It is a story of dedication, sacrifice, and service far above self. It is the story of Emil Kapaun. The Paper - 760.747.7119

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You may not have heard of him till recently. He’s been dead for 62 years.

Why should we care about a man who has been gone for 62 years? Glad you asked.

Let me tell you a bit about Emil Kapaun.

Emil Joseph Kapaun began as a simple farm boy, born on April 20, 1916, and grew up

Photo captions: Above, Father Kapaun says Mass in the field during the Korean War; above left, top, Captain Emil Kapaun, Army Chaplain Corps, above left, center, Father Kapaun, right, and a doctor help an exhausted soldier in Korea. Center, left, Father Kapaun repairs a flat tire on his always present bicycle, Korea. on a farm three miles southwest of a little town, Pilsen, in Kansas. His parents were Enos and Elizabeth Kapaun, Czech immigrants. He attended and graduated from Pilsen High School in

May 1930, later attending seminary in Missouri, and, still later, being ordained a priest in Wichita, Kansas. Honoring his home town he returned to Pilsen where he celebrated his first Mass at St.

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John Nepmucene.

Kapaun, with his Bishop’s permission, joined the army in July 1944.

Kapaun served as military chaplain in Georgia, then he was sent to India where he served in the Burma Theater; he was promoted to captain in January 1946 and returned to the states in May 1946, where he became a civilian. In September 1948, he rejoined the Army and resumed his chaplaincy at Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas. Kapaun left his parents and Pilsen for the last time in December 1949, for Yokohama, Japan. In January 1950, he was stationed near Mt. Fuji, Japan as a military chaplain until alerted into combat in July 1950. In that month, Kapaun was ordered to Korea from Japan, a month after North Korea invaded South Korea. The 8th Cavalry Regiment made an amphibious landing

Give Us This Day Our Daily Chuckle This week, a compendium of wit, wisdom and neat stuff you can tell at parties. Enjoy! DOG FOR SALE:

A guy is driving around the back streets of Escondido and he sees a sign in front of a broken down shanty-style house: 'Talking Dog For Sale' He rings the bell and the owner appears and tells him the dog is in the backyard.

The guy goes into the backyard and sees a nice looking Labrador retriever sitting there. 'You talk?' he asks.

'Yep,' the Lab replies.

After the guy recovers from the shock of hearing a dog talk, he says 'So, what's your

at Pohang on 30 June 1950 and fought its way toward Yongdong to relieve the beleaguered 21st Regiment, 24th Division. From there, he was constantly on the move northward. His main complaint was lack of sleep for several weeks at a time. He constantly ministered to the dead and dying while performing baptisms, hearing first Confessions, offering Holy Communion and celebrating Mass from an improvised altar set up on the front end of an army jeep. He constantly would lose his Mass kit, jeep and trailer to enemy fire. He told how he was thoroughly convinced that the prayers of many others were what had saved him so many times. When enemy fire rendered his jeep inoperable, he took to riding a bicycle along the front lines. One of his fellow prisoners, Ray M. Dowe, Jr., wrote in the Saturday Evening Post in 1954 about the chaplain’s rides: “Helmet jammed down over his ears, pockets stuffed with apples and peaches he had scrounged from Korean orchards, he’d ride this bone-

story?'

The Lab looks up and says, 'Well, I discovered that I could talk when I was pretty young. I wanted to help the government, so ... I told the CIA. In no time at all they had me jetting from country to country, sitting in rooms with spies and world leaders, because no one figured a dog would be eavesdropping. I was one of their most valuable spies for eight years running ...

But the jetting around really tired me out, and I knew I wasn't getting any younger so I decided to settle down. I signed up for a job at the airport to do some undercover security, wandering near suspicious characters and listening in. I uncovered some incredible dealings and was awarded a batch of medals.'

'I got married, had a mess of puppies, and now I'm just retired, here in Escondido.' The guy is amazed. He goes back in and asks the owner what he wants for the dog. 'Ten dollars,' the guy says.

'Ten dollars? This dog is amaz-

shaker over the rocky roads and the paths through the paddy fields until he came to the forward outposts. There he’d drop in a shallow hole beside a nervous rifleman, crack a joke or two, hand him a peach, say a little prayer with him and move on to the next hole.”

Reports received noted that Kapaun's feet had become badly frozen, but that he continued to administer to the sick and wounded. He continuously went out under heavy mortar and shelling to rescue wounded and dying soldiers at personal risk of being captured or killed. Kapaun was awarded the Bronze Star in Korea for heroism in August 1950—the chaplain ran through enemy fire, dragging soldiers to safety—months before his detention.

The more famous landing at Inchon somewhat obscures the 1st Cavalry’s remarkable landing at Pohang. Between June and late October, 1st Cavalry had entered Pyongyang. The North Koreans had been badly beaten down and the American

ing! Why on earth are you selling him so cheap?' 'Because he's a big liar. He's never been out of the yard, the lying little SOB.' ••••• Students in an advanced Biology class were taking their mid-term exam.

The last question was, 'Name seven advantages of Mother's Milk. The question was worth 70 points or none at all. One student, in particular, was hard put to think of seven advantages. However, he wrote:

1) It is perfect formula for the child. 2) It provides immunity against several diseases. 3) It is always the right temperature. 4) It is inexpensive. 5) It bonds the child to mother, and vice versa. 6) It is always available as needed. And then the student was stuck. Finally, in desperation, just before the bell rang indicating the end of the test, he

commanders were optimistic. Nobody had really expected the Chinese to intervene. The 8th Cavalry Regiment was ordered to relieve the ROK (Republic of Korea) at Unsan, only to find themselves entering a kill zone. On 1 Nov as many as 20,000 Chinese Communists attacked the 8th Cavalry Regiment. 1st and 2nd Battalions fell back into Unsan. Fr. Kapaun’s 3rd battalion was mauled. They formed up around three tanks and fought through the night. By daylight, the 3rd Battalion had been annihilated, its men overwhelmed in human charges.

Father Kapaun walked through intense fire to give spiritual comfort and medical aid to the troops he ministered. After the unit was surrounded by the enemy, those able to were ordered to evacuate, but Kapaun decided to stay

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wrote: 7 ) It comes in two attractive containers and it's high enough off the ground where the cat can't get it. He got an A . Why Teacher’s Drink

The following questions were set in last year's GED examination. These are allegedly genuine answers (from 16 year olds) Q. Name the four seasons A. Salt, pepper, mustard and vinegar Q. How is dew formed A. The sun shines down on the leaves and makes them perspire Q. What guarantees may a mortgage company insist on A. If you are buying a house they will insist that you are well endowed Q. In a democratic society, how important are elections A. Very important. Sex can only happen when a male gets an election Q. What are steroids A. Things for keeping carpets

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behind with the wounded and continued to tend to his injured comrades. In the chaos, dodging bullets and explosions, Father Kapaun raced between foxholes, out past the front lines and into no-man's land, dragging the wounded to safety.

As the combat continued for his outgunned unit, he continued to make the rounds. As enemy forces approached the American position, Kapaun noticed an injured Chinese officer among the wounded and convinced him to negotiate the safe surrender of the American forces. Kapaun was captured near Unsan, North Korea, in November 1950.

The chaplain pushed away the weapon of a Chinese soldier standing over an American with a broken ankle. Then as the Chinese soldier watched, stunned, Father Kapaun carried that wounded American away. He and other prisoners of war were then taken on the Tiger Death March, 87 miles (140 km) to a North Korean prison camp, Pyoktong, with Kapaun carrying the soldier, Herbert Miller, for four of those miles before other POW’s took over. Kapaun was able to influence some prisoners, who had ignored orders from officers, to carry the wounded.

That wounded soldier, Herbert Miller, now in his 80’s, who served with Kapaun, describes what happened after he was wounded at Unsan:

"They threw a grenade, and that's when I got hit. I couldn't get out of the way. Broke my ankle and I laid there in the ditch till daylight. And I [saw] Koreans and Chinese coming in that ditch, so I just laid down, played dead and they went on by me. ... That afternoon, I [saw] them coming again and I said, 'Well, this is all it.' So I was laying there and this Korean come down through ... and that Korean stood over me with a gun ready to shoot. And he stood there, he hesitated — why I don't know — but pretty quick Father

Kapaun came from across the road. I didn't know what his name was ... I did know he was a chaplain. He bent, pushed that guy aside, bent down, picked me up and carried me."

At the camp, he dug latrines, mediated disputes, gave away his own food, and raised morale among the prisoners. He was noted among his fellow POWs as one who would steal coffee and tea (and a pot to heat them in) from the Communist guards. He also led prisoners in acts of defiance and smuggled dysentery drugs to the doctor, Sidney Esensten. At Pyoktong, prisoners lived on less than 500 grams of millet a day and might die at three or four a night in a room.

Kapaun turned old t-shirts into bandages, and snuck out to wash old bandages and old garments for the suffering. He was called “The Good Thief,” delivering stolen food retrieved on trips inside guards’ areas. He recited American menus for starving prisoners, and led officers in “America, the Beautiful” and the national anthem (“God Save the Queen” for Brits in the camp). He fixed leaking water pouches with burned down soles of rubber boots; held a sunrise Easter Mass; and became a huge pain in the ass for Chinese guards trying to indoctrinate the prisoners, calling the Communists liars and mocking them: “Where is your God now?” guards demanded. “Right here,” he replied.

(Walt) Mayo one day heard a Chinese officer lecture Kapaun. “Don’t ask God for your daily bread,” the officer said. “Ask Mao Zedong. He’s the one who provides your daily bread.”

“If this is an example of God’s daily bread,” Kapaun said, “then God must be a terrible baker.”

“He joked with them, and said prayers for them, and held them in his arms like children as delirium came upon them,” Dowe wrote in 1954. “But the main thing he did for them was to put into their hearts the will to live. For when you are

wounded and sick and starving, it’s easy to give up and quietly die.”

“People had lost a great deal of their civility,” Robert Wood told the Washington Post of the camp. “We were stacking the bodies outside where they were frozen like cordwood and here is this one man — in all of this chaos — who has kept . . . principles.” His Chinese captors ridiculed him for his Catholic faith, but at night, he led his fellow prisoners in prayer. Kapaun even led an Easter service where he used a small crucifix he made from small sticks. While guards watched, the soldiers sang the Lord's Prayer and America the Beautiful.

They sang so loud that other prisoners across the camp not only heard them, they joined in, too — filling that valley with song and with prayer. Among the dying, Capt. Emil Kapaun traded his watch for a blanket at a North Korean prison camp—and cut the blanket up and made it into socks for fellow prisoners. Kapaun developed a blood clot in his leg, dysentery, and pneumonia.

Kapaun, weakened as months passed on, managed to lead Easter sunrise service on Sunday, March 25, 1951. He was so weak that the prison guards took him to the hospital.

"Then, as he was taken away, he did something remarkable — he blessed the guards," "'Forgive them,' he said, 'for they know not what they do.'" “Tell them back home that I died a happy death,” he told fellow soldiers.

Father Kapaun died of pneumonia on May 23, 1951, nearly six months after his capture. He was buried in a mass grave near the Yalu River. His remains haven't been recovered. Somewhere in Korea, along the banks of the Yalu River, the mortal remains of Captain Emil Kapaun lie in an unmarked grave under a field of flowers alongside the bodies of the prisoners of war to whom he ministered. A

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garden was planted over the mass grave by the Chinese and Koreans, to obscure it. His life was a warm and holy light in a cold and evil darkness and even his captors greatly feared him.

He was most remembered for his great humility, bravery, his constancy, his love and kindness and solicitude for his fellow prisoners. He was their hero... their admired and beloved "padre." Many accounts have been given of the many creature comforts he provided his comrades of the 8th Cavalry Regiment during imprisonment. They were both spiritual and physical. He provided endless hours of prayer and what nourishment he could find to all he could to keep them from starving to death.

Fellow captives said the chaplain's "most courageous acts followed in a prisoner of war camp, where Kapaun died in May 1951. They said he saved hundreds of soldiers' lives using faith and the skills honed on his family's farm near Pilsen. In the prison camp, he shaped roofing tin into cooking pots so prisoners could boil water, which prevented dysentery. He picked lice off sick prisoners. He stole food from his captors and shared it with his starving comrades. Most of all, Kapaun rallied all of them, as they starved during subzero temperatures, to stay alive." What Fr. Kapaun willed to us cannot be contained in memorials, however costly or beautiful. It is a treasure for the human soul – the spirit of one who loved and served God and man – even unto death.

Kapaun’s is a story of self-sacrifice so noble that surviving vets still speak of him with awe — and the Vatican is considering making him a saint.

At the moment of their liberation, Father Kapaun’s fellow POWs carried a hand-carved wooden crucifix in his honor. They also began a campaign for this Medal of Honor, but his story was forgotten until some in Congress recently ‘Thy Will Be Done . . .’ Cont. on Page 6


Page 4 - April 18, 2013 Escondido Man Arrested, Battles with Police

On Saturday, April 13th, at about 8:35 AM, Escondido Police Communications Center received a report of a man in a truck who was parked in a drive-thru of a fast food restaurant in the 200 block of W. Mission Ave. The man appeared to be asleep and he was blocking the driveway of the drivethru.

Officers arrived to the call about three minutes later to find the man in the truck and blocking the drive-thru. The man, later identified as Carlos Santiago (22 years-old, resident of Escondido), appeared to be asleep and in the driver’s seat. The engine of the truck was running.

Officers tried to get the man to wake up and initially he did not. Officers found the doors of the truck locked and were able to get a door open. When they did, Santiago awoke. Santiago was acting like he had been under the influence

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of alcohol. Officers had him exit the truck and they began to check further as to why he was unresponsive and blocking the drive-thru. They asked Santiago who he was and Santiago identified himself as a different person. He did not have any identification on him. Santiago was cooperative at that time.

Officers conducted a field sobriety test on Santiago and determined he was under the influence of alcohol. They told him he was under arrest. He made it look like he was going to cooperate but then quickly stepped away and broke free from the officers. They ordered him to comply, yet Santiago did not. Santiago ran from the officers and they chased after him. They caught up to him a short distance away and had to tackle him to the ground. At this point, one sergeant and two officers were with Santiago. Once on the ground, officers told Santiago to stop resisting. Santiago did not and struggled to prevent the officers that sentence because (a) it had a natural rhyme, and (b) it allowed me to use the word "eschew" twice in one paragraph. This, then, establishes that I ain't no dummy. I know words like "eschew."

Man About Town

Ever notice how beef stew always tastes better the day after it was made?

Evelyn made a great big crock pot full recently; had a couple of bowls for dinner. Got up the next morning and eschewed a waiting bowl of oatmeal with blueberries . . . and headed straight for the crock pot. The nice warm stew I did not eschew. (I used

Savory broth, carrots, taters, maters, celery, onion, and big hunks of beef. Powerful good food! Even Sonny-Boy, our aging cat is at my side, meowing for a taste. I gave him a couple pieces of beef and he's back for more. He doesn't have many teeth left but he shore does enjoy a good piece of beef! Now, wouldn't you know it, my two pups are also here . . . looking at me with those pleading eyes. (Yes, I gave them each a big hunk of meat). The rest is for me.

from handcuffing him. During the process, he attempted to strike the officers with his arms and elbows as they gained control of him. Santiago was eventually handcuffed; however, he continued to fight and try to get up even after he was handcuffed. Additional officers arrived and were able to get full control of Santiago.

The sergeant and two officers who were initially involved in arresting Santiago sustained minor cuts and scrapes to their arms during the arrest. Santiago sustained minor injuries as well. The officers did not require medical attention. Santiago was taken to a hospital and cleared for minor cuts and scrapes. Santiago will be booked at Vista Jail on charges of Resisting Arrest with Threats to Officers, DUI, and for providing a false name to the offices. Santiago will have an Immigration Hold as well. Boston.

There are many classes available to teach folks how to speak Spanish, French, Arabic, Chinese . . . but I haven’t found a class yet that teaches how to speak Boston. We have a full fledged Professor of Boston in Escondido’s Dave Geary, the owner of Dave’s Computer Repair and Sales, at 112 N. Kalmia, Escondido (760) 432.2095.

Dave often demonstrates this

Pepper. I forgot pepper. You always want to add pepper to beef stew. Preferably, fresh ground pepper. Beef stew! The breakfast of Champions! ••••• We are thinking of starting a class teaching interested inviduals in how to speak

San Diego, Ca. 92111

Department of Motor Vehicles Closing Escondido Field Office on May 10th

The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) wants to inform customers that the Escondido field office located at 725 North Escondido Boulevard will close permanently on Friday, May 10, 2013. The office will be closed until new space can be acquired which is expected to take approximately nine months. Three nearby offices will open an hour earlier each day beginning Wednesday, May 1, 2013, to accommodate local customers. DMV offices opening an hour earlier starting May 1, 2013:

Oceanside, 4005 Plaza Drive, 14 miles away Poway, 13461 Community Road, 15 miles away

Temecula, 27851 Diaz Road, 30 miles away

The Oceanside, Poway and

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fine art at the Hidden Valley Kiwanis Club of Escondido where he serves as president.

While it is true that some of the members of that club have difficulty in understanding what it is that Dave says, most of us have studied Boston under Dave’s guidance and manage to follow him reasonably well. Some of us have not yet quite learned how to speak Boston but we seem to be able to waddle through hearing and understanding.

This becomes a bit more difficult when Dave becomes excited or passionate about an issue. One has to have an advanced degree in the language of Boston to understand him then.

For example, when we suggested we send Dave back to Boston for the San Diego Padres versus the Boston Plaid Sox game, he became so excited that none of us at the restaurant understood a word he said. But, yes, he’s going back for the 3rd and 4th of

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appear to be Captain Bob Benton, newly named Captains Craig Carter and Mike Loarie. All are good men . . . some would say great men.

Commentary

Where, Oh where, is our Chief?

That’s the question many residents of Escondido are asking. Former Chief of Police Jim Maher has resigned, Interim Chief of Police, Cory Moles, has announced his retirement . . . and the Escondido Police Department is without a Chief of Police. This is an important position and one that City Manager Clay Phillips has to weigh heavily.

Odds are strongly in favor of hiring from within the department. Chief candidates

It would appear Captain Bob Benton has the inside track, however, he will be eligible for retirement in three years. If appointed Chief, would he stick around? It’d be nice to have a Chief for eight to ten years. Stability, a building of a strong chain of command, grooming successor officers to take the top positions, an opportunity to plug in programs and execute them and nurse them along until they bear fruit . . . all important elements of being a Chief. Benton has been a Captain for almost three years.

Captains Carter and Loarie have only been recently promoted from Lieutenants to Captains. Is it likely to go from Lieutenant to Captain to Chief in the space of about three years? Not normally, but one must remember that the competition for the Captain’s slot was very, very

close between thenLieutenants Bob Benton and Craig Carter. Benton got the nod but it was a razor thin decision. Both officers are close friends and Carter applauded the decision even though it must have hurt to not get the golden ring at that time.

Both Carter and Loarie have a few years before they are eligible for retirement so, if either of them were named, chances are they’d stick around for a few years. In talking with veteran officers and knowledgeable people, all agree the former Chief Jim Maher did a masterful job, getting more done for the department with fewer resources, than most any Chief in recent history. He reduced the crime rate, he reduced the hit and run incidents, he made our streets safer streets on which to drive, but perhaps most important of all, he groomed some top notch successors. Men who were capable of leadership, who were tutored by Maher, who could step in as Chief right now and the public would be assured we

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had an outstanding Chief.

I, for one, would like to go on record as acknowledging former Chief Jim Maher as an outstanding example of a top executive getting things done.

He paved the way for new officers to move up the chain of command. Any one of the three would be a good choice. We are in a fortunate position. However, the time is rapidly approaching when a decision needs to be made.

This city needs a Chief of Police and sooner, rather than later.

There’s work to be done, officers to retain (we’re losing officers - that needs to be reversed) . . . and policies need to be developed and implemented. We urge Escondido City Manager Clay Phillips to name a new Chief of Police as soon as practical.

That’s our opinion. What’s yours?


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Evelyn Madison The Social Butterfly Email Evelyn at: thesocialbutterfly@cox.net Relay for Life

The 13th Annual Oceanside Relay for Life will start on Saturday, April 20, at 10am and end Sunday at 10am, at Mira Costa College (MCC). Teams gather with tents and sleeping bags to camp out and take turns walking or running around the track. Cancer survivors are celebrated by being invited to participate in the Survivors Ceremony at the start of the event and take the first lap around the track. In the evening there will be a Luminaria Ceremony. A

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began pressing his case. In 1993, Kapaun was named Servant of God by the Roman Catholic Church, the first step toward possible canonization.

President Obama posthumously awarded Korean War Army chaplain Emil Kapaun the Medal of Honor on Thursday, April 11th, 2013, bestowing the highest military honor to an officer who

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(Stacey.Williams@cancer.org) or Tommy Head at760.439.5354 (headmt@cox.net) from the Oceanside Kiwanis Club.

Luminaria is a small bag filled with sand, containing a candle that makes it glow. Each Luminaria bears the name of a person who has battled cancer. The Relay brings together people to celebrate the lives of those who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and empower individuals and communities to fight back against this disease. More volunteers are needed. Contact Shelby Fowler at shelby.fowler@aol.com. This Relay is a family event with food available as well as all day entertainment. There is a Kids Camp with games, bounce jump and other entertainment for little ones. It is free to the public. For more info, call Stacey Williams at 619.209.9843 as a non-combatant didn't even carry a weapon. Said the President: "This is the valor we honor today — an American soldier who didn't fire a gun, but who wielded the mightiest weapon of all, a love for his brothers so pure that he was willing to die so that they might live." The medal was accepted by Kapaun’s nephew, Ray Kapaun at a White House ceremony. See photo below:

Mother’s Day Tea at Historic Wood House in San Marcos

Multiple generations of women will be sipping tea and lemonade, snacking on scones and finger sandwiches, and enjoying each other’s company at the 13th annual Mother’s Day Tea on Saturday, May 11. The nonprofit group Contemporary Women of North County will be presenting the Tea outside the historic Wood House in San Marcos. The beautiful garden of this 1885 landmark provides a lovely setting where attendees will be entertained by musicians Brittany Ashby and two members of the stringed quartet “Allegretto Ensemble.”

Proceeds from the Tea will be used for local charity efforts such as scholarships for local high school graduates, virtual baby showers for military families, and cooking classes for teens and young adults at Casa de Amparo home for abused and neglected children. Gates will open at 11am with the event taking place from 11:30am to 1:30pm. There will be door prizes, silent auction, and a photo of the event. Advance reservations are required; prices are $30 for one or $52 for two tickets. For more info, contact Laura Wilson at 760.803.0573. Meetings and Events Calendar

Free Gardening Class – On Saturday, April 20, at 1pm, there will be a free gardening class at Alta Vista Gardens, 1270 Vale Terrace, Vista, above Brengle Terrace. Learn all about the soil in your area and how to amend it so you can have a successful and beautiful garden full of happy plants. Contact clee@altavistagar-

dens.com or go to www.altavistagardens.org.

“Wine & Chocolate–The Perfect Pair” – On April 21, the DLH Foundation will host its sixth annual fundraiser event, Wine & Chocolate – The Perfect Pair, at the Carmel Mountain Ranch Country Club, 14050 Carmel Ridge Road, San Diego, 92128. In addition to wine tasting, So Rich Chocolates will be pairing handcrafted chocolate to go with the wine selections. The event will also feature wine experts, live music, a charity auction, and hors d’oeuvres. The DLH Foundation and Deana’s Wish is to create a community for a cure that brings awareness and support to patients and families afflicted with gastro-esophageal cancers. Deana Hughes was diagnosed at age 39 with gastro-esophageal cancer. It is in her honor the Foundation was created by friends and family. The mission is to increase awareness for early detection and to reduce or eliminate the incidents of this deadly disease. The Foundation also offers college scholarships to their family members. The event is open to the public. Tickets are $50/person, and can be purchased or donations made directly on the website at www.dlhfoundation.org. There are sponsorship opportunities and Tribute Tables to honor victims of gastroesophageal cancers and their caregivers. For more information, go to info@dlhfoundation.org.

Deputy District Attorney to Speak at Carlsbad Republican Women’s Luncheon – When the Carlsbad Republican Women Federated (CRWF) meets for their monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 23, San Diego County Chief Deputy District Attorney Dan Lamborn will be the guest speaker. He will speak on our Constitution, Sharia Law and Prison Re-alignment. A prosecutor for 29 years, he has tried over 200 jury trial cases. He has instructed prosecutors and law enforcement nationally and is also an adjunct professor at California Western School of Law. He has been a lifelong Republican. The social hour begins at 11am, with lunch at noon, at the Hilton Garden Inn, 6450 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad. Cost is $30/members and $35/non-members. RSVP by Friday, April 19, to Jackie Peacock at 760.390.4452, or jpeacock2306@gmail.com. For info about the Club, visit www.carlsbadrepublicans.com. Republican Women to Host Speaker Mary Baker – When the Escondido Republican Women Federated (ERWF) meets on Wednesday, April 24, at Cocina del Charro, 890 W. Valley Parkway, Escondido, Mary Baker will be the featured speaker. A blogger who researches and writes articles and opinions on the impacts of sustainable development on property rights and our nation’s sovereignty, she published Dimensions of Sustainability, a report designed to help elected officials navigate smart growth implementation strategies. She is acting president of the San Diego/Orange County Chapter for the non-profit organization, Citizens Alliance for Property Rights. She will share her knowledge about the United Nations global governance agenda and inform attendees on what they can do to protect their liberty and the American way of life. In addition, ERWF will be awarding $1,000 to Mary Blair Fabry as their 2013 recipient of the Charlotte Mousel Scholarship. Ms. Fabry will read her

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Temecula field office hours will be Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Wednesday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. while Escondido is closed.

Don’t Stand In Line, Go Online! Doing business with the DMV has never been easier. The DMV offers an array of services to customers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through its Website including online appointments for written and drive tests; vehicle registration and driver license renewals, selection of personalized license plates, changes of address and payment of fees via secure debit transactions. Customers can also effect transactions by calling DMV customer service at (800) 777-0133. DMV is a department under the Business, Transportation and Housing Agency. Carlsbad Crime Rate Remains Lower than County Average

On April 10 SANDAG released the “Thirty Years of Crime in the San Diego Region” report. The report showed a 7 percent increase in reported FBI Index crime when compared to 2011. Reported crime in the City of Carlsbad reflected a similar increase.

The SANDAG report summarizes and it is important to note that most of the reported numbers were still among the lowest in the past 30 years. “The City of Carlsbad crime rate reflects what is going on countywide and even nationally, just at a lower level,” said Fiona Everett, police department management analyst. “Even more important, the City of Carlsbad violent crime rate is always in the bottom one-third in the county.” Carlsbad Summary

· The number of FBI Index crimes reported in Carlsbad increased 9 percent when compared to 2011.

· There were 265 violent crimes reported in 2012 compared to 205 in 2011. In comparison there were 11,838 violent crime reported county-

wide.

o Carlsbad’s violent crime rate is 2.46 per 1000 population which is 53% lower than the countywide average rate of 3.77 per 1000 population.

o Aggravated assault is the main violent crime category. There were 182 reported cases in 2012 compared to 154 cases in 2011. Countywide aggravated assault cases increased to 7,840. § 23 percent of this category is family related crime cases, and 13 percent of this category is reported threats of violence.

§ Countywide aggravated assault represents two-thirds of all violent crime in 2012. o Robbery is the next category. There were 55 reported cases in 2012 compared to 39 in 2011. Countywide robbery cases increased to 3,200.

§ 33 percent of the reported robberies were thefts that escalated to robbery and 10 percent were bank robberies. o Besides homicide, rape is the smallest violent crime category. There were 26 reported cases in 2012 compared to 11 cases in 2011 and 691 cases countywide.

§ Important note: The number of reported rapes in 2011 was significantly lower than those reported in the past five years. The past five years revealed an average of 24 reported cases per year making 2011 the variance. § Rape is a violent crime but not necessarily a random act. In almost all the reported rape cases the suspect was acquainted with the victim. · Residential burglary did not show a significant change.

· Non-residential burglary increased slightly in 2012. There were 198 reported cases when compared to 171 in 2011. · The number of vehicles reported stolen in Carlsbad was 149 in 2012 compared to 127 in 2011. Countywide, after experiencing a 30 year low, this number increased 7 percent to a total of 12,135 vehicles stolen in 2012.

According to SANDAG, “Public safety officials are aware of the changes and are strategically addressing them.”

“Through the three-tiered approach of crime analysis, prevention and enforcement the men and women of the police department work tirelessly to combat crime,” says Police Chief Gary Morrison. “Community members can also play an essential role by being the eyes and ears of their neighborhood, being a good witness, reporting crime and suspicious activity, and removing all opportunities for crime.”

Chief Morrison also said it is important to keep statistics in perspective. The safety, security and quality of life of those who live, work and play in the City of Carlsbad are top priority. To that end the City of Carlsbad Police Department is a full-service department that actively responds to every call for service. The department continually looks for ways to work smarter and be more effective. Crime Analysis Directed Policing. Also, the police department

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award-winning essay. Sponsored by ERWF and The Escondido Republican Club (TERC), Teenage Republicans from San Pasqual High School will share their recent experiences at the Ronald Reagan High School Conference in Santa Barbara. Registration starts at 11am and the meeting is open to the public. Reservations are required by Saturday, April 20. Cost of $14/person includes lunch. Contact Rosalia at rosalia1947@att.net or 760.489.1407.

Artist Jonathan Fong to Present Art Center Online Class – Guest artist Jonathan Fong is special guest artist for the next online class on Wednesday, April 24, at 6pm, at the Charity Wings Art Center. Purchase your Virtual Wings Membership starting at $10/month so you can take part in this class. Contact www.CharityWings.org. Also, there will be the Arts Center Launch Party on Sunday, April 28, from 1-6pm, 280 Industrial Street, San Marcos. Make-n-takes, silent auction, refreshments, and family fun. info@charitywings.org. Beta Sigma Phi’s to Celebrate Founder’s Day – On Saturday, April 27, beginning at 11am, the Hidden Valley Vista Council (HVVC) of Beta Sigma Phi International will celebrate Founder’s Day, at the Shadowridge Country Club, 1980 Gateway Drive, Vista. Menu and cost selections are Cobb Salad, $19.50/person; Artichoke Chicken or Grilled Salmon, $22/person. The Diamond Circle and Golden Circle Rituals will be conferred and new officers will be installed for the Council. All Beta Sigma Phi members, active, inactive, on leave, members-at-large, transferees and guests are invited. For additional information and to RSVP, call 760.536.9537. Vista Wellness Fair – On Saturday,

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has many crime prevention programs and services that can help community members reduce their risk of crime and increase their quality of life. The services can be viewed on the City of Carlsbad website at www.carlsbadca.gov/crime-prevention or by calling 760-931-2105.

IN MEMORIAM

Gene C. Madison 9/21/37 - 4/21/98

Always in our hearts!

Evelyn, Marty and Tyler, Monty, Marilyn, Kali, Brady, Whitney, Alisha, Marissa, Stuart, Bethany,and Wesley Madison April 27, from 8am-12noon, Spring into Wellness at the Vista Farmers Market as it hosts its annual wellness fair. Browse and shop for fresh fruits, veggies, flowers, and a new health and wellness practitioner. On site will be chiropractors, massage therapist, pediatric and adult dentist, a nutritionist and a host of other practitioners. Learn about vitamins, supplements, healthy ways to eat, yoga, acupuncture, and visit the optometry booth. The first 200 families will receive a swag bag filled with organic tea coupons, soap, markets coupons, market dollars, and more. Relax, have lunch, and listen to live music. There are booth spaces available; contact www.VistaWellnessFair.com or email Info@VistaWellnessFair.com. The Vista Farmers Market is the longest running market in the county with over 90 farmers, food makers, crafters, and marketers. Free parking. Located at the Vista Courthouse, south of Hwy 78, at South Melrose Dr/Vista Village Drive.

Golf Tournament to Benefit Students at Valley Center Schools – The Valley Center Kiwanis club will hold a golf tournament on Saturday, April 27, with tee time at 1pm, at the Woods Valley Golf Club, 14616 Woods Valley Road. Tickets are available for a $75 donation per person. Tickets are available from a Valley Center Kiwanis member, call Don Martin at 760.807.5920, or email Gina Roberts at gwrkiwanis@gmail.com. Proceeds will bring Rachel’s Challenge to the Valley Center Schools. Rachel’s Challenge, start a chain reaction, is a series of student empowering programs and strategies that equip students and adults to combat bullying and allay feelings of isolation and despair by creating a culture of kindness and compassion. The programs are based on the writings and life of 17 year-old Rachel Scott, the first student killed at Columbine High School in 1999. She left a legacy of reaching out to those who

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July games. We will ask him to write an account of the game, his visits in the press box, with the players, and fans. We will rely upon him to translate the comment of Boston fans . . . as he not only speaks Boston but understands it as well.

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Was visiting with good friend, Dr. Greg Hurt, when he told me he had just worked another day till 11pm.

“Doc,” I said, “you need to slow down. Don’t work so hard.”

“Thank you!” said Sonia, his beautiful Russian born dental assistant. “We’ve been telling him that for ages!”

Doctor Hurt is a handsome young guy, totally dedicated to his profession of dentistry.

But he works too hard. He goes to many continuing education classes, as he wants to stay current on state of the art dentistry and deliver the best dental care to his patients.

Admirable, but it won’t do any of us much good if he winds up getting sick from overwork. If you, too, are a friend or patient of Dr. Hurt, please suggest he slow down a bit. •••••

That big ol’ Trout Derby at Dixon Lake is just around the corner. The weekend of April 27th and 28th will hear squeals of delight as kids of all ages, 9 to 90, will beging reeling in Father Trout. Dixon Lake will be stocked with monster trout and is FREE to all children 7 and under. All others need a fishing permit to be eligible for Derby prizes. In addition, there’ll be lots of opportunity drawings for prizes. It’s the annual fund raiser for the Hidden Valley Kiwanis Foundation of Escondido - all funds raised go right back to the community, primarily to area young folks. Adult permits are $14, youth 815 are $10, Seniors are $10 (over 60). Half the revenue from all permits sold go to the Hidden Club Valley Kiwanis

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were different, who were picked on by others, or who were new at her school.

Humane Society to Benefit from Open Studio and Garden Tour – The Escondido Humane Society will be the beneficiary of an Open Studio and Garden Tour hosted by Escondido artist Cathy Carey. The event will include food, refreshments and a meet and greet with artist Cathy Carey and view her paintings and hand-painted jewelry. The event is from 10am to 4pm, April 27 and 28, at 2048 Ridgecrest Place, Escondido. A suggested donation of $10 will go directly to support the Humane Society for animal care. Anyone donating $10 will get a $10-off coupon toward any purchase over $50. Carey’s gardens and art have been featured in articles in San Diego Home and Garden Magazine and local newspapers, and her paintings have been featured at the Municipal Gallery and other locations. For more info, contact 760.489.9109 or cathy@artstudiosandiego.com. For info about the Humane Society, contact 760.888.2235 or visit www.escondidohumanesociety.org. Opening of New Art Center – You are invited to join the Party Arty to celebrate the soft opening of the new Charity Wings Art Center on Sunday, April 28, from 1-6pm, at 287 Industrial Street, San Marcos. The facility of 6,000 square feet of art and craft space will be opening the doors soon. Watch artist Amy Burkman create a new painting for a silent auction, taste Belgian craft beers from Wetten Importers, and enjoy great food and live music. Visit CharityWings.org.

Lincoln-Reagan Dinner to Feature Governor Luis Fortuno – The Republican Party of San Diego County presents The Lincoln-Reagan Dinner 2013 on Friday, May 3, at the Rancho Bernardo Inn. Puerto Rico Governor Luis Fortuno will be the guest speaker who will share his experiences as governor and how he made the case for Republican principles with Latino voters, entitled “A Republican Success Story.” Special guests will be Congressman Darrell Issa, and remarks by Ruben Barrales, President of GROW Elect. Reception starts at 6pm; dinner at 7pm and Cigars and Cocktails at 9pm. Tickets start at $150 and sponsorships start at $1,000 for the largest annual Republican event in California. Questions, contact Stacia De Los Reyes at 858.450.4600 or via email. Sponsorships available; contact Francis Barraza at barraza@sandiegorepublicans.org or 858.450.4600. Visit www.SanDiegoRepublicans.org for individual tickets. Kids in the Garden Photo Exhibit on Display – Kids and cameras make for a winning combination in the Kids in the garden photography exhibit on display in the Children’s Section of the Vista Library through April 30th. The colorful exhibit features bright bromeliads, coral trees, daisies, cycads, succulents, and pine cones captured digitally by children during a Kids in the Garden class tour at Alta Vista Gardens. A dozen camera-toting kids focused on both closeups and long valley views as they toured the 15-acre Botanical Gardens, at the top of the hill inside Brengle Terrace Park. Alta Vista Gardens is open every day from 8am5pm; entry fee is $2/person. Email farmerjones@altavistagardens.org or check the website at www.altavistagardens.org.

Art Association Names Artist of Month – The Escondido Art Association (EAA) has named Kathy Whiting as Artist of the Month, with an exhibition of her artwork being featured at the Escondido Public Library at 239 So. Kalmia Street. Kathy’s artwork will feature mermaids, landscapes, animals, florals, and portraits and will remain on display throughout the month of May. Have an items for the Social Butterfly? Email the date, location, and purpose to: thesocialbutterfly@cox.net. We’ll try to get coverage for your event!

SNAKE! HELP! Rattlesnake Season is Here!

They hiss and slither. They hide and they strike. One bite can kill you, your dog, your cat, or your kids. Rattlesnakes are coming out of hibernation and your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) is reminding pets (and their people) that they can avoid snakebite by following a few simple rules. "Sunset is when you're most likely to encounter a rattlesnake," according to RCHS spokesman John Van Zante. "People need footwear that gives protection. Keep your dog on a leash and on a well-used trail. And carry a stick. Hitting the bushes can scare snakes away." Other basic rules tips can save pets and their people:

• Don't go places where there are likely to be snakes • Don't put your paws, hands or feet where you can't see (like under a log or rock) • Look before you leap. Step on a rock or log instead of jumping over it • Take your cell phone for emergency (not to talk or text while you hike) • If you stop to rest, look before you sit • Be careful around water. Snakes can swim and they look like sticks in the water. • If you see a snake...LEAVE IT ALONE! Van Zante says that a tlesnake's strike distance be one third to one half length of its body and faster than a human eye see.

ratcan the it's can

What should you do if you or your pet are bitten by a rattler? "Probably most difficult, try to remain calm. If you panic or run, that spreads the venom faster. And get to a doctor ASAP."

Try to remember what the snake looks like. Your veterinarian or Emergency Room will want to know how big, what color, shape of head, and anything else you can tell them." "We've also heard of people who pick up what they think is a dead snake, only to find that it's resting. And even if it's

Oh dear...Look at this guy!

Mikey is a 5 or 6 month old Maltipoo of the sweetest kind. He is just a love-bug, full of energy and a great weight at 10 pounds now. He will grow a bit more but that is great for the active family. Mikey is also small enough to be in an older household. Mikey will be available at out next adoption event so please hurry down and meet him!!!

Like all our pups Mikey will be neutered and microchipped when age appropriate. His 5 way vaccines and rabies are all up to date. He comes with a full 4 piece safety equipment set, food for his transition and any favorite toys or bedding. For more photographs of him please go to our website. You can also visit the other pups in our rescue that need forever homes or a foster family. Visit www.forgottenpaws.org or contact us at admin@forgottenpaws.org or 949-246-1280.

freshly dead, the bite-reflex can still be there. Leave it alone!"

Roland is a 3-year-old neutered male shepherd mix, ID 71030. Roland is a sweetheart who is respectful of your space and responds well to corrections. He is an active boy and will benefit from lots of exercise and room to run. If you’re looking for a dog you can leave alone for an extended period of time, Roland probably isn't the right dog for you. He's looking for a home with a family who has lots of time to spend with him. He is comfortable with other large dogs, but he would prefer a home with children 10 and older and no small dogs or cats. Roland is available for adoption at the Escondido Humane Society, 3450 E. Valley Parkway. His $85 adoption fee includes neuter, microchip, upto-date vaccinations and vet exam. For more information, call (760) 888-2247 or log on to www.escondidohumanesociety.org.

And that old myth about sucking the venom out of a snake bite? That's a myth. To find your new pet or to learn more about pet safety visit Rancho Coastal Humane at 389 Requeza Street in Encinitas, call 760-753-6413, or log on to www.sdpets.org.

"Maple" is the Pet of the Week at your Rancho Coastal Humane Society in Encinitas. She's a 1-1/2 year old, 60 pound, Golden Retriever mix. She was transferred to RCHS from another shelter through the FOCAS program.

Maple is not a couch potato. She’s a smart girl who’s going to need an active family that will include her in everything.

Maple’s $145 adoption fee includes up to date vaccines, veterinary exam, spay, and microchip. If you can't adopt her, consider sponsoring Maple until her new family arrives.

Meet your new cat, dog, or rabbit at Rancho Coastal Humane Society, 389 Requeza Street in Encinitas. Adoption hours are 11 to 5 Wednesday through Monday. For more information call 760-753-6413 or log on to www.sdpets.org.


A Weekly Message from the Mayor of Your Community published in the belief that it is important for elected leaders to communicate with their constituents and that constituents have a means of hearing from their elected leaders.

Escondido • Mayor Sam Abed Clarification on Waterpark

The City has heard from many residents regarding a developer’s idea to build a water park in Kit Carson Park. They are concerned about potentially changing the nature of the park, as well as using city funds for it.

It is true that the Hawaiian Falls Group is exploring building a multifaceted “adventure” park just north of the amphitheater. They presented a conceptual idea to the Economic Development sub-committee in March. However, they have not yet submitted a formal proposal or a project application to the City. At this stage it is simply an idea and the City Council cannot take any action on it. It has been pointed out to the develop-

er that there are significant site issues at Kit Carson Park, including not having enough available land, traffic, parking, proximity to possible mitigation areas and wetlands, and their ability to finance their project without City funds. The developer has indicated he will hire a consultant to explore these further, but has not been back in touch with the City since then.

Please know that if the developer does submit a proposal that meets the City Council’s standards, then the next step would be to allow the developer to submit a project application. That application would then trigger a lengthy review process by staff and more importantly, by the public. This would include full environmental study, public meetings and public hearings at both the Planning Commission and the City Council.

Vista • Mayor Judy Ritter

The Vista Fire Department is recruiting volunteers aged 50 and older to help with dayto-day administrative services, as well as emergency incident support.

The volunteers contribute essential non-firefighting assistance to the fire department. For instance, you can volunteer to pick up and deliver supplies between fire stations; assist with fire prevention education at schools and events; help with the Smoke Alarm Program; provide support such as hydration and food to firefighters at fires and other extended emergency incidents; or conduct fire station tours. If you have time to volunteer, con-

‘Chuckles ’ Cont. from Page 2

still on the stairs (Shoot yourself now , there is little hope)

Q.. What happens to your body as you age? A. When you get old, so do your bowels and you get intercontinental Q. What happens to a boy when he reaches puberty? A. He says goodbye to his boyhood and looks forward to his adultery (So true)

Q. Name a major disease associated with cigarettes. A. Premature death Q. What is artificial insemination?

tact Vista Fire at 760.643.2801. You’ll have the opportunity to meet other volunteers, learn about the operations of the Fire Department, and most of all - help support the community we live in.

In other news, Vista’s City News and Recreation Guide publication was mailed to homes last week. If you haven’t had the opportunity to browse through it, check it for the many opportunities for recreation, classes, and activities that may suit you and your family’s needs. Included in the newsletter is information on several 50th Anniversary celebration events taking place this summer. Saturday Movies in the Park are scheduled, as well as a Community Celebration picnic on October 19.

A. When the farmer does it to the bull instead of the cow

Q. How can you delay milk turning sour? A. Keep it in the cow (Simple, but brilliant) Q. How are the main 20 parts of the body categorized (e.g. The abdomen)? A. The body is consisted into 3 parts - the brainium, the borax and the abdominal cavity.

The brainium contains the brain, the borax contains the heart and lungs and the abdominal cavity contains the five bowels: A, E, I,O,U.. Q. What is the fibula? A. A small lie

San Marcos • Mayor Jim Desmond Construction on a 10-mile pipeline for the Carlsbad Desalination Project under way

Authority’s (SDCWA) aqueduct connection facility in San Marcos.

The San Marcos portion of the pipeline is expected to be completed by this fall with the balance of the pipeline constructConstruction on a 10-mile ed by 2016. pipeline for the Carlsbad Desalination Project is now Detours have been planned to under way. The project is the help maintain traffic flow and largest in the western hemi- signage will be posted along sphere to convert seawater into the construction route. clean, potable drinking water. Construction updates about The plant is located adjacent to potential impacts can be found the Encina Power Station in at www.carlsbad-desal.com or Carlsbad and the pipeline will be installed from there to San you can call the construction Diego County Water hotline at (877) 752-3152 or email info@carlsbaddesal.com. Oceanside • Mayor Jim Wood Happy Anniversary, Interfaith!

On April 20th, Interfaith Community Services will be celebrating their 30th Anniversary of helping others in North San Diego County!

Interfaith was founded in 1982 by a handful of diverse faith communities that sought to address the needs of low-income, homeless and underserved individuals in our area. Prior to coming together as a single force, these individual congregations were providing relief to those in need on a separate basis. However, through collaborative efforts, these interfaith communities were able to make a more significant impact in the lives

Q. What does 'varicose' mean? A. Nearby

Q. What is the most common form of birth control? A. Most people prevent contraception by wearing a condominium(That would work) Q. Give the meaning of the term 'Caesarean section.' A. The caesarean section is a district in Rome

Q. What is a seizure? A. A Roman Emperor. (Julius Seizure, I came, I saw, I had a fit) Q. What is a terminal illness? A. When you are sick at the airport. (Irrefutable) Q. What does the word 'benign' mean?

of those they were serving.

Interfaith’s mission statement has always been to implement comprehensive programs to provide basic needs, social services, counseling and economic development to empower the disadvantaged, from the coastal city of Oceanside to inland communities south and east of their Escondido headquarters. With more than 350 member faith centers and 130 dedicated staff members, this special group of individuals have been providing outstanding assistance to so many during the thirty years of Interfaith’s establishment. If you are interested in getting more information on this wonderful organization, be sure to visit their website at www.InterfaithServices.org or calling them at (760) 489-6380.

A. Benign is what you will be after you be eight (brilliant)

Q. What is a turbine? A. Something an Arab or Shreik wears on his head

CONFUCIUS DID NOT SAY...

Man who wants pretty nurse, must be patient.

Lady who goes camping must beware of evil intent. Man who leaps off cliff jumps to conclusion.

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“Those Microsoft programs are nothing but PR drivel. I’m surprised you go,” I said. “Hello,” Said Jack. “They’s free food and booze and all them dim-bulb sales clucks and tech-nuthins from Geek Squad, Fry’s and the rest’ll be thar. Gittin to laugh at them bozos is worth the trouble of goin all by itself.”

Nome and Paul Van Middlesworth thecomputerfactoryltd.com The Computer Factory

Microsoft’s W8 seminar with Cactus Jack

Cactus Jack called me at the store. “Pick you up in five minutes,” he said.

Jack owns Rainbow Computer Emporium in the backcountry south of Temecula. He looks and sounds like a whiskey gulping “Yosemite Sam,” with dirty white hair and a tobacco stained mustache. Jack’s meaner than cat crap and treats his customers with utter disdain. Nome can’t stand him but I kind of admire his complete lack of any redeeming quality. Jack is a man’s man.

“Where we going Jack?” I asked. “Microsoft’s doin a W8 (Windows 8) dog and pony show for PC sales perfessionals this mornin’ over at the Marriott.”

Take One Down, Pass It Around, Grab Your Growlers of Beer

In recent years, California’s craft brewers have gained national attention for their high quality beer, promoting tourism and commerce in many regions of the state. Today, legislators are working to support the industry.

Currently, craft beer companies are unable to refill containers brought in by customers, if the container was bought from another brewery. These containers, referred to as growlers, are typically half-gallon glass bottles that customers can purchase and reuse. Legislation introduced the

I looked at my watch. It was nine thirty. Jack usually doesn’t get drunk until early afternoon. It seemed safe. “Lets see if Nome will let me go.” I turned to ask her but she was already waving at me “I heard, just go,” she said “Wait for Jack in the parking lot, I don’t want him stinking up the store.”

The presentation was starting when we arrived. Jack interrupted the Microsoft rep and tried to get him to open the bar. He told Jack that the bar opened after the presentation not before and asked him to please find a seat. Jack grumbled and the kids from Geek Squad giggled.

“Because W8 (wait) until it goes away is what everybody’s a doin” Jack hesitated for effect. “Ain’t nobody buyin’ it.”

over the “Geek Squad” in the game of “Team Angry Birds” they were all playing on their Android smart phones.

At that point a huge cheer went up from the Fry’s sales team. The Microsoft rep brightened, “That’s more like it, this is exactly the kind of enthusiastic response Microsoft is looking for from you computer professionals.”It turned out that the Fry’s guys were cheering a two-point victory

I decided to walk back to the store.

The crowd went wild with laughter. The Microsoft rep pointed an angry finger at Jack “You folks in the industry better learn to love it because we aren’t going to allow you to sell computers with anything but W8 for the next two years!”

At this point the Microsoft rep gave up and opened the bar. I got a sandwich and beer and looked around. The Fry’s sales guys were arguing amongst themselves over whether they could sell service contracts on flashlight batteries and the Geek Squad had started a drinking game that involved throwing ping-pong balls into plastic cups. Jack had bribed the bartender into giving him a whole bottle of bourbon and sat off to the side taking huge swigs from the bottle and enjoying the spectacle.

The rep explained that Windows 8 was a truly excellent operating system that had been sabotaged by a devilishly clever misinformation campaign led by Apple, Google and some foreign anarchists. He asked the group for comments about W8. Jack raised his hand. “Ya done right by naming it W8” he drawled. “Why is that?” asked the Microsoft speaker.

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ballot” races such as those for State Senator or State Assembly-member. I believe this is unfortunate and shortsighted. While the presidential election garners most of the attention, the people we send to Sacramento will have a far greater impact on our daily lives. For example, high taxes and overbearing regulations have given California a welldeserved reputation as one of the least business-friendly states in the union. Consequently, at 9.6 percent, we are tied with Nevada and Mississippi for the nation’s highest unemployment rate.

To discuss important issues facing California, Senator Joel Anderson and I will be holding a town hall meeting April 19th from 7-8:30 at the Fallbrook Library, located at 124 S Mission Rd. Please RSVP to my District Office at (760) 480-7570 or email Laws and regulations enacted a s s e m b l y m e m b e r . w a l - in Sacramento have helped create this unfortunate situadron@assembly.ca.gov. tion. We should all rememDespite the importance of ber that state legislative state government, on elec- offices are at least as importion day thousands seem to tant as those at the federal pay little attention to “down- level, and perhaps more so.


Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor:

A small group of the entire populace wants domestic partnerships elevated to marital status. The media is used to desensitize and impose this lifestyle. Marriage contracts between a man and a woman has been honored in all world cultures and by every faith. Americans tolerate things we don’t like. The majority should not be forced to honor what it considers to be wrong. President George W. Bush said, "Ages of experience have taught humanity that the commitment of husband and wife to love and serve another promotes the welfare of children and the stability of society."

The New Family Structures Study (ScienceDirect.com) 3/2012, of young adults of same-sex parental relationships show them to not be faring in life as well in comparison to the stable intact biological family. The areas noted to be adversely affected are education, employment, use of drugs, and plagued with depression. My heart goes out to families entwined in the gay lifestyle. I would encourage them to pray and seek counseling to restore self-respect to these lost souls. We all need support, love and compassion. It takes perseverance and working together. That’s what families are for. "Nations decline and eventually die when sexual immorality becomes rampant and the traditional family is discarded…" states Carl W. Wilson’s book "Our Dance Has Turned To Death." The Roman Empire collapsed due to the immoral decay of society. Condoning homosexual commitments help spread AIDS, . . . the rest is history.

Part of the homosexual agenda is to "…to transform the notion of ‘family’ altogether." As stated by Michelangelo Signorile in the Out! Magazine, Dec./Jan., 1994. They are pursuing to confuse children by indoctrinating them to accept this alternative lifestyle. Taxpayer dollars are used. This is dangerous. Children are vulnerable and sexuality is not fixed and open to change. We can decide to embrace or resist feelings and choose behavior. Good moral standards keep us safe. Mary Calgaro Hurley, Wisconsin

Black Sunday

The article on Black Sunday hit very close to home! It is very possible that Bill Norman and I are distant cousins.

I have traced my direct line of the Norman clan from Alabama to the area around Killeen, Tx. From there some of the brothers migrated into the panhandle of Texas and my particular line migrated to the area around Anson, in Jones County in the center of Texas.

I would like to get in touch with Bill Norman and compare notes, if he is interested. Roy Norman Escondido, CA.

Editor’s Note: Your email and contact information has been forwarded to Claudia Aragon, the author. She may be able to put you in touch with Mr. Norman. Black Sunday

This was a very interesting article up until the end, which did not exist. I believe that the writer could have done quite a bit more expounding on what has happened to prices, partly due to the drought, what may happen if this drought continues for another year etc. Next time, put her in touch with me and I will tell her how to provide more information to make the story seem to have more of an end.

Good story for the history of the period of 1935 - 1939 and then just fell apart.

Doug Leverenz Long Beach, CA.

Afghanistan: Cut Losses

Mr. Davis;

A little background - I'm a 'ninetygenarian,' a WWII vet and an old, retired grouch. I helped "solve the problems of the world" around the table at a firehouse in Oakland between fighting brush fires and taking my turn at cooking gourmand meals for twenty some odd years, Generally I enjoy THE PAPER, and the CHUCKLES, and, often your feature stories, if they are on subjects that interests me.

The "Cut Losses" piece got under my skin but the writers have a point, That is, if we're going to keep our fighters under the command of inexperienced politicians who identify themselves with a very loud minority of hippies, peaceniks and "fearful negotiators," we might as well quit and let the terrorists have their way. Our country has to be respected. In order for that to happen there needs to be a certain amount of fear among our potential enemies. Trouble is, they know they can get away with pulling off a certain amount of mischief without fear of effective retaliation from the current folks in charge in this country.

President Truman had been in the trenches in the first world war. He saw the problem and ordered the deployment of our nuclear weapons on those who attacked us and our friends. It caused those attackers to leave the culture of conquering the world and become modern nations. Some years later, after our government let itself fall under the influence of a loud minority, it frustrated and destroyed the lives of some of our excellent fighting men and, finally ordered them to give up. It left Indochina in the unfettered hands of brutal tyrants and their primitive adherants with deadly weapons, who killed millions of people who did not agree with them.

It seems to me that our military is being allowed to play the game of a people who's

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way of life for centuries has been a state of low grade warfare with each other. It is their "turf" and they can keep it up indefinately and let our politicians keep on wasting lives and money. If we are serious, and we need to be, we should use our modern technology and methods to change the worst parts of that culture quickly to something more in tune with a twenty first century world and keep in touch for our own safety. In the way the world turns now, isolationism is a folly. If we hope to keep our way of life we need to keep in touch with all parts of the world because there will always be some disgruntled person or group who will try to strike at us only because we are at the top. The possibility of a small nuke to the Kaaba might get the attention of some folks who give tacit approval to the bomb throwers and encourage them to try to prevent some of this crazieness. (Jeez, I didn't say that)

These thoughts are some of those of only one guy. No doubt there are many more, among the three hundred plus - million people out there, who have better ideas on how to solve some of the world's ills. Sincerely,

John Tashjian Old Dad of Rattlenake Gulch San Marcos, CA. Two Fans

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STATEMENT OF ABANDONMENT OF USE OF FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME #2013-008680 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME: Pantry of Rancho Santa Fe, located at 6024C Paseo Delicias, Rancho Santa Fe, Ca. 92067. THE FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME REFERRED TO ABOVE WAS FILED IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON 10/10/2011 and assigned File No. 2011-028448 IS ABANDONED BY THE FOLLOWING REGISTRANT(S): Pantry 22 LLC 6024C Paseo Delicias Rancho Santa Fe, Ca. 92067 I declare that all information in this statement is true and correct. (A registrant who declares as true information which he or she knows to be false is guilty of a crime). /s/ Daniel Bohlen, Member This statement was filed with David Butler, County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/25/2013. 3/28, 4/04, 4/11 & 4/18/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-008283

The name of the business: C.T.V. Real Estate, located at 5927 Belfour Ct., Suite 208, Carlsbad, Ca. 92008, is hereby registered by the following: C.T.V. Real Estate 5927 Balfour Ct. #208 Carlsbad, Ca. 92008 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business was 10/15/2012. /s/Tom Phanco, Managing Member This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/20/2013. 3/28, 4/04, 4/11 and 4/18/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-008676

The name of the business: Mobile Food 2013, located at 500 Rancheros #163, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Phong Dang 3931 Las Cruces Ave. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Phong Dang This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/25/2013. 3/28, 4/04, 4/11 and 4/18/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-007372

The name of the business: Candles by Sun, located at 2123 Eucalyptus Ave., Escondido, Ca. 92029, is hereby registered by the following: An Aruna Corporation 2123 Eucalyptus Ave. Escondido, Ca. 92029 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was n/a. /s/Pradeep Gossai, CEO This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/12/2013. 3/28, 4/04, 4/11 and 4/18/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-008408

The name of the business: Active Friends, located at 7389 Elegans Place, Carlsbad, Ca. 92011, is hereby registered by the following:

Melissa Evelyn Soriya-Pearson 7389 Elegans Place

Carlsbad, CVa. 92011

This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Melissa Soriya-Pearson

This statement was filed with Ernest

J.

Dronenburg

Jr.,

County

Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/21/2013.

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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-007514

The name of the business: Momma B’s Elixer’s & Concoctions, located at 637 Momar Ln., Escondido, Ca. 92027, is hereby registered by the following: Diana K. and Blake Bogart 637 Momar Ln. Escondido, Ca. 92027 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business was n/a. /s/Blake Bogart This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/13/2013. 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-009235

The name of the business: The Puppy Coalition, Inc., located at 3643 Grand Ave., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: The John and Charlene Foundation 3643 Grand Ave. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was 01/02/2013. /s/John Smylie, President This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/23/2013. 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-009104

The name of the business: Coliseum Cast Stone, located at 318 Del Roy Drive, San Marcos, Ca. 92069, is hereby registered by the following: Mauricio Guimaraes 318 Del Roy Drie San Marcos, Ca. 92069 Rogelio Mejia 25552 Starboard Drive Dana Point, Ca. 92629 This business is conducted by a General Partnership. First day of business was 3/26/13. /s/Mauricio Guimaraes This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/27/2013. 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-009345

The name of the business: Ideal Plus, located at 1323 Greenlake Drive, Cardiff, Ca. 92007, is hereby registered by the following: Shigeaki Koike 1323 Greenlake Drive Cardiff, CA. 92007 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 3/01/13. /s/Shigeaki Koike This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/29/2013. 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-009459

The name of the business: Flagship Brewing Company, located at 955 Baylor Dr., San Mrcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Gerald & Rachel Devon 955 Baylor Dr. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by a married couple. First day of business was n/a. /s/Rachel Devon This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/02/2013. 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-009351

The name of the business: Gary and Marjorie Dance Club, located at 1015 La Ventana Ct., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Gary Gene Eisert and Marjorie Marie HIll 1015 La Ventana Ct. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by a married couple. First day of business was 11/22/2010. /s/Gary Gene Eisert This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/29/2013. 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2013-00041343-CU-PT-CTL TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Elizabeth Tien Thuy Nguyen filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present names: Elizabeth Tien Thuy Nguyen, to Proposed name: Elizabeth Tien Thuy Wynn. 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: May 10th, 2013, 8:30a.m., Department 46. The address of the court is: 220 West Broadway, San Diego, Ca. 92101. 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 Mar 28th, 2013. /s/Robert J. Trentacosta, Judge of the Superior Court 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 & 4/25/2013

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2013-00041370-CU-PT-CTL TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Christine Trang Nguyen filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present Names: Christine Trang Nguyen and Isabella Tien Thuy Nguyen, respectively. Proposed names, respectively, Christine Trang Wynn and Isabella Thuy Tien Wynn. 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: May 10th, 2013, 8:30a.m., Department 46. The address of the court is: 220 West Broadway, San Diego, Ca. 92101. 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 Mar 28, 2013. /s/Robert J. Trentacosta, Judge of the Superior Court 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-009130

The name of the business: Golden Pacific Real Estate, Discovery Hills Mortgage, located at 809 W. San Marcos, Blvd., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Anthony J. Schmitt 10878 Sabre Hll Drive #291 San Diego, Ca. 92128 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 8/23/1989. /s/Anthony J. Schmitt This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/27/2013. 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-009264

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-008271

The name of the business: California Traffic Safety School, located at 250 W. Crest St., Ste. B, Escondido, Ca. 92025, is hereby registered by the following: California Traffic Safety School, Inc. 784 Ridgemont Circle Escondido, Ca. 92027 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was n/a. /s/Michael A. Garcia, CFO This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/20/2013. 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 and 5/02/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010080

The name of the business: J & M’s Family Restaurant, located at 1215 E. Valley Pkwy, Escondido, Ca. 92027, is hereby registered by the following: Familial, Inc. 1215 E. Valley Pkwy Escndido, Ca. 92027 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was n/a. /s/Jose Goncalves, CEO This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/05/2013. 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 and 5/02/2013

The name of the business: CMB Enterprises, CMB Productions, located at 1208 Bridgehampton St., San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Chad M. Buchanan 1208 Bridgehampton St. San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 3/28/2013. /s/Chad M. Buchanan This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/28/2013. 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-008968

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-007296

The name of the business: Basia’s Celebrity Hair Extensions, located at 741 Los Arbolitos Bl., Oceanside, Ca. 92058, is hereby registered by the following: Sheri Soto 741 Los Arbolitos Bl. Oceanside, Ca. 92058 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 3/27/13. /s/Sheri Soto This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/26/2013. 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 and 5/02/2013

The name of the business: Advanced Family Chiropractic of San Diego, located at 9360 Activity Rd, #C, San Diego, Ca. 92126, is hereby registered by the following: Alexander Savastino III 9505 Gold Coast Dr. #80 San Diego, Ca. 92126 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 2/22/2013. /s/Alexander Savastino III This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/12/2013. 3/28, 4/04, 4/11 & 4/18/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-007969

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-008966

The name of the business: PowerScrimp, located at 702 N. Nevada St., #M, Oceanside, Ca. 92054, is hereby registered by the following: Brien F. O’Brien 702 N. Nevada St., #M Oceanside, Ca. 92054 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Brien F. O’Brien This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/26/2013. 4/04, 4/11, 4/18 and 4/25/2013

The name of the business: San Elijo Interiors, located at 898 First Light Road, San Macos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Shannon Appel 898 First Light Road San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Shannon Appel This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 3/18/2013. 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 and 5/02/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT FICTITIOUS BUSINESS #2013-010349 NAME The name of the business: Ev/Con STATEMENT Associates, LLC, located at 640 Via del #2013-009675 Campo, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is here-

The name of the business: Esoteric Foods, located at 965 Luna Vista Dr., Escondido, Ca. 92025, is hereby registered by the following: Kelly Layne and Tom Kelly 965 Luna Vista Dr. Escondido, Ca. 92025 This business is conducted by a married couple. First day of business was 6/26/08. /s/Kelly Layne This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/03/2013. 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 and 5/02/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-009886

The name of the business: Bradbury Garage Doors, located at 1500 Shadowridge Dr., #61, Vista, Ca. 92081, is hereby registered by the following: Phillip J. Bradbury II 1500 Shadowridge Dr. #61 Vista Ca. 92081 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Phillip J. Bradbury II This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/04/2013. 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 and 5/02/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-011326

The name of the business: Cafe Panini, located at 505 Oak Ave C, Carlsbad, Ca. 92008, is hereby registered by the following: Carlsbad Cafe Panini 510 Anchor Way Carlsbad, Ca. 92008 This business is conducted by a corporation. First day of business was n/a. /s/Gene DeSantis, President This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/16/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010542

The name of the business: Borden Security Patrol, located at 301 N. Pacific St., San Marcos, Ca. 92069, is hereby registered by the following: Arturo Gaytan 302 N. Pacific St. San Marcos, Ca. 92069 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Arturo Gaytan This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/09/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

by registered by the following: Ev/Con Associates, LLC 640 Via Del Campo San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. First day of business was n/a. /s/Paul C. Malone, Manager This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/08/2013. 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 and 5/02/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010293

The name of the business: T and T Invent, located at 3084 Via Hermosa, Escondido, Ca. 92029, is hereby registered by the following: Tran Nguyen 3084 Via Hermosa Escondido, Ca. 92029 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Tran Nguyen This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/08/2013. 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 and 5/02/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010523

The name of the business: Milt Buckner Enterprises, located at 1930 W San Marcos Blvd., #50, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Carole Hallam and Jimmie Aringdale 1930 W. San Marcos Blvd #50 San Marcos, CA. 92078 This business is conducted by a married couple. First day of business was n/a. /s/Carole Hallam This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/09/2013. 4/11, 4/18, 4/25 and 5/02/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-011064

The name of the business: Crystal Clear Supply & Pools, Crystal Clear Pools, LLC, located at 419 S. Las Posas Road, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Craig and Darla Christian 1930-370 W San Mrcos Blvd San Marcos, Ca. Christopher Youngdale 503 Avenida Verde San Marcos, Ca. 92069 This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Partnership. First day of business was 01/01/2011. /s/Darla Christian, General Partner This statement was filed with Ernest J. Dronenburg Jr., County Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/12/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2013-00043636-CU-PT-NC TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Amy Gonzales in response to minor, filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present names: Jasias Junior Evans, to Proposed name: Jasias Junior Gonzales-Evans. 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: June 4th, 2013, 8:30a.m., Department 26. The address of the court is: 325 S. Melrose Dr., 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 April 11th, 2013. /s.K. Michael Kirkman, Judge of the Superior Court 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 & 5/09/2013

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME 37-2013-00043322-CU-PT-NC TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner Rosa Jane Biesiada filed a petition with this court for a decree changing names as follows: Present names: Rosa Jane Biesiada, to Proposed name: R J Lowy. 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: June 4th, 2013, 8:30a.m., Department 26. The address of the court is: 325 S. Melrose Dr., 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 April 10th, 2013. /s/K. Michael Kirkman, Judge of the Superior Court 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 & 5/09/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010799

The name of the business: Grave Merchants, located at 836 A. Rancheros Drive, San Marcos, Ca. 92069, is hereby registered by the following: Scott A. Mitchell 3225 N. Broadway Escondido, Ca. 92026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Scott A. Mitchell This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/11/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010343

The name of the business: San Marcos Iyengar Yoga Center, located at 801 Grand Ave. #4, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Kathleen Quinn 246 Richmar Ave. San Marcos, Ca. 92069 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 10/01/2010. /s/Kathleen Quinn This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/08/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010743

The name of the business: Clutch Basketball, Clutch Basketball, CA., located at 3231-C Business Park Drive, #315, is hereby registered by the following: Lamar Lacangan and Gardner Ballard 3231 C Business Park Drive #315 Vista, Ca. 92081 This business is conducted by an unincorporated association, other than a Partnership. First day of business was 4/01/2013 /s/Lamar Lacangan, Gneral Partner This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/10/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-011028

The name of the business: Festival Season Productions, located at 2478 Bear Rock Glen, Escondido, Ca. 92026, is hereby registered by the following: Elijah El-Amin 2478 Bear Rock Glen Escondido, Ca. 9026 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Elijah El-Amin This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/12/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

April 18, 2013 NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE OF GEORGE F. HARRISON Case No. 37-2013-00044100-PR-PWCTL To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate or both, of GEORGE F. HARRISON Petition for Probate has been filed by CAROL HARRISON in the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego, Probate, 1409 Fourth St., San Diego, Ca. 92101, Central. The Petition for Probate requests that CAROL HARRISON be appointed as personal representative 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 peition requests authority to administer the estate under the Independent Administration of Estates Act. (This authority will allow the personal repreesentative to take many actions without obtaining court approval. Before taking certain very important actions, however, the personal representattive will be required to give notice to interested persons unless they have waived notice or consented to the proposed actions.) The independent administration authority will be granted unless an interested person files an objection to the petitions and shows good cause why the court should not grant the authority. A hearing on the petition will be held in this court as follows: Date: 5/16/2013 Time: 1:30 P.M. Dept: PC-2 Address of court: Same as noted above. If you object to the granting of the petition, you should appear at the hearing and state your objections or file written objections with the court before the hearing. Your appearance may be in person or by your attorney. If you are a creditor or a contingent creditor of the decedent, you must file your claim with the court and mail a copy to the personal representative appointed by the court within four months from the date of first issuance of letters as provided in Probate Code section 9100. The time for filing claims will not expire before four months from the hearing date noticed above. You may examine the file kept by the court. If you are a peson interested in the estate, you may file with the court a Request for Special Notice (form DE-154) of the filing of an inventory and appraisal of estate assets or of any petition or account as provided in Probate Code section 1250. A Request for Special Notice form is available from the court clerk. Attorney for the Petitioner: John Smylie 3643 Grand Avenue San Marcos, Ca. 92078 (760) 727.4248 4/18, 4/27 AND 5/02/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010652

The name of the business: Family Data Spectrum, located a 1063 Camino Del Sol, San Marcos, Ca. 92069, is hereby registered by the following: Heather Alston-Shannon 1063 Camno del Sol San Marcos Ca. 92069 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Heather Alston-Shannon This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/10/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010324

The name of the business: Imaging Pixels, Imaging Pixels Fine Art Printmaking, located at 1641 Sagewood Way, San Marcos, Ca. 92078, is hereby registered by the following: Isidro Trevino 1641 Sagewood Way San Marcos, Ca. 92078 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was n/a. /s/Isidro Trevino This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/08/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-010175

The name of the business: Encinitas Sewing and Vacuum, located at 229 N. El Camino Real, Suite C, Encinitas, Ca. 92024, is hereby registered by the following: Ana I. Aquino 1670 E. El Norte Pkwy Sp#6 Escondido, Ca. 92027 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 4/5/2013. /s/Ana I. Aquino This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/05/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT #2013-011173

The name of the business: 8 to 8 Services, located at 211 N. Citrus Ave., Sp 1, Escondido, Ca. 92027, is hereby registered by the following: Paul J. Caldwell 211 N. Citrus Ave., Sp 1 Escondido, Ca. 92027 This business is conducted by an individual. First day of business was 4/15/2013. /s/Paul J. Caldwell, Owner This statement was filed with Ernest Jr., County Dronenburg J. Clerk/Recorder of San Diego County on 4/15/2013. 4/18, 4/25, 5/02 and 5/09/2013


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