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Holiday Celebration At Julian Elementary
The Julian Elementary school once again showed off the talents of each of its’ classes with the annual “Holiday Celebration” with a multi-purpose room packed with parents and friends, brother, sisters, grandparents and good cheer. Each class, under the direction of Mrs. Croman and their respective teachers preformed some holiday classics (grade appropriate) for all to enjoy. The 90 minute presentation put all in attendance, and those participating, in a festive holiday mood for the rest of the week, one grand-parent reported their grand children would sing their way to and from school every day for the week prior to the assembly then sang the other grades songs on the Thursday and Friday after.
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Tuesday, December 1 L 24-68 Mountain Empire Thursday, December 3 L 30-32 @ San Diego Jewish Academy Tuesday, December 8 L 39-48 Escondido Charter Friday, December 11 L 62-19 @ Rock Academy Friday, January 1 - TBA @ Touranment Friday, January 8 - 5:00 @ Calvary Christian Academy Tuesday, January 12 - 3:00 @ West Shores Thursday, January 14 - 4:00 @ Warner Thursday, January 21 - 4:00 Warner Friday, January 22 - 3:30 @ Gompers Prep
Tuesday, December 1 W 42-38 Mountain Empire Thursday, December 3 L 61-37 @ San Diego Jewish Academy Tuesday, December 8 L 38-68 Escondido Charter Friday, December 11 L 61-44 @ Rock Academy Wednesday, December 16 L 66-28 @ Calapatria Friday, January 12 - TBA @ Touranment Friday, January 8 - 5:00 @ Calvary Christian Academy Tuesday, January 12 - 4:30 @ West Shores Thursday, January 14 - 5:30 @ Warner Thursday, January 21 - 5:30 Warner
Thursday, December 3 T 4-4 Brawley Tuesday, December 8 - 3:15 @ Rock Academy Thursday, December 10 W 4-1 Guajome Park Academy Friday, December 11 L 3-0 @ Imperial Tuesday, December 15 - 3:15 Tri-City Christian Thursday, December 17 L 5 -0 @ Brawley Tuesday, January 12 - 3:15 @ Maranatha Christian Friday, January 15 - 3:00 @ Tri City Christian
Monday November 30 - 3:30 O’Farrell Community Thursday, December 3 L 12-0 @ Del Lago Academy Friday, December 4 L 4-1 The Rock Academy Tuesday, December 8 - 3:15 Palo Verde Thursday, December 10 L 6-2 @ Army-Navy Academy Tuesday, December 15 L 10-1 @ Christian Friday, December 18 L 5-0 @Palo Verde (Tournament) Saturday, December 19 L 6-1 @ Xavier (Tournament) Thursday, January 14 - 3:15 Calipatria
Thursday, December 10 - 4:30 HOME, Tri-meet; Julian Christian, The Rock Academy Saturday, December 12 - 9:00 Rancho Buena Vista Freshman Wednesday, December 30 - 9:00 Mission Hills Tournament
Merry Christmas and best wishes for a Joyous New Year
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I am happy that Mike Hart added the Eaglette section to his newspaper. Several articles there have almost prompted me to respond to them. Recently, one article gave me cause to do just that. That writer asked, “When did the bad begin to get more attention than the good?” As a historian, and as a graduate of Julian High, that question throws things into a historical context. The answer, in my opinion, is that it has been that way ever since I can remember. When people behave “properly”, as they should, no one notices it. It is what we expect of society. When behavior goes to extremes (good or bad), it is noticed. People (historians included) say we study history so we can learn from our mistakes. I wish that were true. The world might be in a better state today if it were. I prefer to say, history shows us that almost every problem we face now, we have faced before and we dealt with them. Most of the time, we overcame them. The portion of the article that prompted me to write was this: “I believe that the problems at my high school are just a phase. It will pass…Those who are succeeding right now are going to continue to succeed. Those who are not will continue to be who they are.” For the most part, this may be true. But this is not a phase, and predicting the outcome of people’s lives based upon who they are in high school doesn’t always work. Drinking, drugs, smoking and destructive behavior have been a part of life for centuries. It has been a part of high school for a long while. There was a time when growing up in Julian meant being sheltered from many of the big city problems. Sometimes people would move to Julian to get their troubled child away from those problems. Guess what? The problems migrated here with them. I was a senior when I ﬁrst learned about drugs, and what they could do to my friends. Drugs and alcohol took one of the best athletes, and most popular boys in our school, down a road I am sure he did not want to travel. Lesson here? Being the best athlete and a popular person in school does not insure success. The year after my class graduated from high school, my best friend (and some others) stole a car and trashed it. Faced with a choice of jail or the military (they did that back then), my friend chose the military. He ﬂew helicopter rescues in the ﬁrst Gulf War. Then he left the military and ﬂew for the government until his
retirement. Lesson here? Good boys can make mistakes, change their lives, and get it right. In his senior year, the son of a friend of mine came to me dejected. He said he wasn’t popular and not included in many of the things that were important to him at the time. He was a better than average student, a good worker and a good kid. My advice to him was not to despair. I told him that when he started at college, or the technical school he ended up going to, he would be starting with a clean sheet. No one would know anything about him and couldn’t judge him from where he was now. I don’t know if it worked that way for him, but today he has his own successful business, a good marriage, and two good sons. Lesson here? High school can profoundly aﬀect your life. It can scar you in many ways. But every day is a new day, and is a chance to succeed even though you think the deck is stacked against you. Lastly, I would ask that students do not judge each other too harshly without knowing each other’s situation. Not all of us start life in the same place. Not all of us have the same support system. Not all of us get our moral compass pointed in the right direction early in life. Don’t preach to others. Help them ﬁnd their way by example. Education, money, and position thought to mark success. I say service, goodness and character are the mark of success. Keep writing student writer. David Lewis
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Excitement was in the air on this day before Christmas. Colder weather was forecast for later in the day after some rain showers moved through. “Come on, everyone in the car,” Laurie directed her two children. “Hey Mom, can we stop by the mall and see Santa again?” Artie asked. “No, not enough time,” she replied and added, “put on your seatbelts.” “Maybe see Santa later on?” Millie suggested. “We’ll see how the time goes. If we get these Christmas party decorations home and put up in time we may stop by Santa’s Village,” she oﬀered. Their car headed oﬀ down the street. A few minutes later, Laurie noticed a rust colored car up ahead on the opposite side of the two lane road. The car pulled oﬀ the roadway and stopped in the grass. “What the heck?” Laurie said to herself as she saw the passenger door open and two objects thrown out onto the grass. As Laurie drove past the scene, the car sped oﬀ in the opposite direction. In the rear view mirror, Laurie noticed that the two discarded items were moving. “Oh no!” she snapped as she saw that the unidentiﬁed objects were actually two smaller sized dogs, one a longer haired tan Yorkie mix and the other a bit larger white mix. “Mom!” Millie yelled, “there are two doggies back there.” “I know,” she conﬁrmed. “I don’t have time to go back …” she paused for a moment. “But I must go back there and help them,” she decided. At the next side street, she stopped and turned around. By now the two dogs were wandering here and there and looking around in every direction. Heading toward the abandoned dogs, she noticed the small tan colored Yorkie was darting toward the roadway. In a split second, another car speeding toward the scene hit the poor dog with a glancing blow. “Oh no,” she frowned as the poor dog stumbled to the side of the road. Artie and Millie were spared the vision from the safety of the seatbelts and the taller front seats in front of them. Laurie pulled well oﬀ the side of the road near the downed dog. “Millie, Artie, stay in the car. Let me go check on that doggie,” she explained. Laurie got out of the car and approached the whimpering Yorkie lying in the grass. “Hi boy,” she greeted as she slowly reached out to pet the dog. The ailing dog tried to get up but fell back down. “We need to get you to a vet,” Laurie decided as she scooped up the dog and returned to the car. “Artie, open the door,” she said. Laurie put the small dog on the ﬂoorboard of the car’s back seat. “Mom, is the doggie going to be ok?” Millie asked. “I hope so, we need to get him to a vet,” she replied. “Look Mom!” Artie noticed. “Another dog is coming up to the car.” “Oh, that is the other dog I saw with this dog,” she explained. “We can’t leave that doggie here can we?” Millie wondered. “Ummm …” she thought for a moment, “no, we’ll take this one too.” Laurie opened the front passenger door and the second dog jumped in the front seat. “Wow Mom,” Artie blurted out, “I think this doggie and the hurt continued on page 12
At this years Fall Sports Award banquet - Athletic Director Tim White accepted a check from the JUHS Booster club for $3000 from their various fund raising eﬀorts, especially the 10/5k fun run.
Christmas Carols Origins and Trivia
The early Christmas music compositions are regarded as chants and hymns. The original carolsChristmas carols referred to a circle dance which did not have any singing - that came later. As the church struggled against the inﬂuences of pagan customs, the singing of carols was barred from sacred services. However, outside the church, Nativity carols were written and became popular. Nearly all were simple folk songs created by people from the countryside. Saint Francis of Assisi is credited with bringing carols into the formal worship of the church during a Christmas Midnight Mass in a cave in Greccio, in the province of Umbria in 1223. It's said that the music sung that night was more akin to what we know as carols than to hymns. Carols enjoyed further development and popularity when they were used in the mystery plays of the Middle Ages. Wandering minstrels traveled from hamlet to castle, performing carols in the distant past. In later years, villages had their own bands of waits. Waits were originally watchmen who patrolled the streets and byways of the old walled cities keeping guard against ﬁre and singing out the hours of the night. During the holiday season, they would include some carols for the people along the way, although some folks complained that they would rather get a good nights sleep than have somebody singing under their window. Eventually the term was used to describe groups of musicians who sang and played for various civic events during the Christmas season.
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*** Long before the advent of Christianity, plants and trees that remained green all year had a special meaning for people in the winter.Discover the history of the Christmas tree, from the earliest winter solstice celebrations, to Queen Victoria and all the way to the annual lighting of the Rockefeller Center tree. Opposition to the Christmas tree was intense in past centuries. The early Christian Church in the third century CE strictly prohibited the decoration of their houses with evergreen boughs. The decorated Christmas tree only caught on in the mid-19th century. Modern-day opposition continues: some condemn the Christmas tree because they believe that the custom of cutting down a tree, erecting it in the home and decorating it is a Pagan custom. 1 For many people today, it is primarily as a secular symbol of hope for the New Year and the future return of warmth to the earth. Its future is assured in spite of opposition. ***
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• On Dec. 24, 1851, a devastating ﬁre at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., destroys two-thirds of its 55,000 volumes. Today the collection contains more than 17 million books.
• On Dec. 22, 1864, Union Gen. William T. Sherman presents the captured city of Savannah, Georgia, to President Abraham Lincoln with the message, "I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah, with 150 heavy guns and plenty of ammunition, and also about 25,000 bales of cotton." • On Dec. 23, 1888, in Arles, France, Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh, suﬀering from severe
depression, cuts oﬀ the lower part of his left ear with a razor. He documented the event in a painting titled "Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear." • On Dec. 27, 1900, prohibitionist Carry Nation smashes up a bar in Kansas, causing several thousand dollars in damage and landing in jail. Nation became famous for carrying a hatchet and wrecking saloons as part of her antialcohol crusade. • On Dec. 26, 1946, in Las Vegas, mobster Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel opens The Pink Flamingo Hotel & Casino. The grand opening was a ﬂop. Gamblers had no rooms at the yet unﬁnished hotel, so they
took their winnings and gambled elsewhere. • On Dec. 25, 1962, "To Kill a Mockingbird," a ﬁlm based on the 1960 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name by Harper Lee, opens in theaters. The American Film Institute has rated Atticus Finch (played by Gregory Peck) as the greatest movie hero of the 20th century. • On Dec. 21, 1975, in Vienna, Austria, Carlos the Jackal leads a terrorist raid on a meeting of OPEC oil ministers, killing three people and taking 63 others hostage. After demands for a jet were met, all the hostages were released unharmed in Algeria. ® 2015 King Features Syndicate, Inc.
December 23, 2015
by Michele Harvey
It’s a week before Christmas and all through the house…
Explaining Christmas It’s the third week in December and the entire country is on a collision course with Christmas. The papers are full of ads, the malls full of shoppers, and Christmas trees are already at half price, leaned up against the wall at the entrance to the supermarket. The annual orgy of spending too much, eating too much and general holiday excess is here and we are, well, wallowing in it. For all of that, Christmas means something else to most Americans: Family, Church, Charity. These three words may not seem to ﬁt with the news, the mean-spirited political candidates, the reports of mass murders, the massive bombing of other countries but down here, at the level of ordinary people, they are a part of daily life. All right, the statistics on families aren’t great. Only 46% of US children younger than 18 live in a home with two married heterosexual parents in their ﬁrst marriage according to a Pew research study of 2014. (Presumably a few of these kids are adopted, accounting for the precise wording…) Some 41% of children born today are born out of wedlock and 34% of children are living with one unmarried (never married or divorced) parent. It’s not clear whether divorces are up but remarriage certainly is, though, and families may be less traditional but they are still families and ‘families’—traditional or not, actually related or not--come together at Christmas. Distance, not emotion, separates many people in this huge country and both Thanksgiving and Christmas are major travel times. Phone lines will be overloaded by those who can’t travel and those who have no family or are too far/too poor/too busy to travel are usually invited by someone, somewhere. If a family isn’t at hand, we make one— perhaps a hangover from the early days of the country when moving west by wagons and horseback meant that families could be days, if not weeks and months, of travel away. We come together with friends, exchange gifts and eat…always eat…aren’t holidays about food after all? And church…this is often a surprise to non-Americans. We are, on the whole, a religious country. Most of us (over 70% in 2014) identiﬁed themselves as Christian with over half of those attending church weekly. Here, attending church is often a real commitment. That is, we don’t simply than stop in to a church, listen to part of a service while standing in the back, and then leave. People in non-Orthodox churches come at the beginning of the service (or risk questioning glances as to why they are late) and sit down for a standard hour. (Many surreptitiously check their watches to be sure the pastor isn’t going over with a sermon that’s too long or short-changing them with on that’s too short.) After the service is over most churches oﬀer coﬀee/tea and some sort of snacks for a bit of a social hour because a church is a social organization along with the religion. There are men’s clubs and women’s clubs and children’s Sunday School. There are classes for adults during the week to study the Bible and annual church camps. Choirs meet weekly and sing on Sundays…and at Christmas time the choir and others from the community pile in cars to visit and sing carols to the elderly and ill. The churches are also active in the third part of Christmas, charity, though giving isn’t limited to the religious. There are drives to collect toys for poor children and food for the poor. The police have “Shop With a Cop’ day when they take children shopping from families who are both poor and perhaps at risk of having other, less happy, interactions with the police. Bell ringers outside major stores collect money for the Salvation Army. The newspapers have daily columns (free of charge) for organizations which are helping out. Each day is diﬀerent and include items such as the following: “Casa Cornelia Law Center, an organization that provides free legal services to indigent immigrant victims of domestic violence is collecting toys for its Holiday Toy Drive to beneﬁt children in need.” “Veterans of Foreign Wars is collecting toys for all ages to beneﬁt families of lower ranking enlisted personnel…” “The San Diego Veterans for Peace are handing out sleeping bag sets to the neediest homeless late at night in downtown San Diego…” There are also end of year appeals from regular charities because about 30% of annual giving occurs at Christmas time. It is helped, of course, by the fact that much of this giving is tax-deductible and it’s the end of the tax year but most charity isn’t tax-related—it is done because people here help one another. Beneath the politics, the mass murders, Donald Trump, and our foreign policy there is great decency, honor, hope and love in this country. And here in Julian we’re decorated for the holidays with the tree by the Museum lit up at nights. The Messiah was last Sunday, the Historical Society, Women’s Club, church choir, Julian Arts Guild and others have had their Christmas parties and our family had the Annual Cousins’ Christmas Tea, this year at the Westgate (nice but the Hotel Del and Julian’s Tea and Cottage Arts are both better). The Kid and Steve are ﬂying down from Seattle, neighbors Eric, Jenny and Eric’s mother will join jus for Christmas Eve dinner. There will be roast beef and Yorkshire pudding and salad and the guests are bringing stuﬀed mushrooms and dessert. Cousin Bob is coming up from his place on the border on Christmas Day (if it doesn’t snow and the roads are open). The kitchen is ﬁlled with the scent of baking cookies and cakes (and the occasional swear word when not all goes as expected), the tree is up and decorated. Gird up your loins, we’re sliding into Christmas!
continued from page 2 5- In the movie “Elf”, what is the question Buddy asks when answering the phone? a) What’s your favorite color? b) Who’s your favorite reindeer? c) Have you been naughty or nice? 6- According to Buddy, what are the four main food groups? a) Reindeer food, elf food, santa food, and hot chocolate b) Candy, candy canes, candy corn, and syrup c) Candy, love, hugs, and dreams 7- In the movie “Elf”, what does the fake Santa smell like? a) Day old take-out b) A ﬁreplace that isn’t santa-ﬁed c) Beef and cheese 8- In the song “Twelve Days of Christmas”, what does my true love send to me on the 11th day? a) 11 maids a milking b) 11 pipers piping c) 11 Lord’s a leaping continued on page 11
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Sorry, I’m not a poet and I’m not good at paraphrasing other people’s words either. However, as I write this it really is a week before Christmas and I think I look like a deer in the headlights of whatever is coming my way. I get my Christmas shopping done early. This year I bought items for my three youngest grandchildren throughout the year. The children are 4, 5 and 6 years old. They live next door to me and Mike and we often transport them where they need to go. We also take them places where we want to go. They have been very polite while sitting through 2 diﬀerent Music on the Mountain concerts at our local library and they are learning the ﬁner points of public eating in a restaurant while dining with us once a month at Jeremy’s on the Hill when he holds his monthly salad bar fundraiser for Julian Elementary School. Since we spend so much time with them, it’s easy to see a thing at a store and say to myself that one of the grandchildren would like it. So I buy year round and don’t want to lose track of the gifts I’ve found. Since I shopped throughout the year and needed a place to store things and not lose them; I placed all of my treasures in gift bags. Three recipients of my gift giving this year are getting shopping bags as their gift bags. Another gift bag that I’m giving is a back pack. No wrapping is necessary for these wonders of my imagination… I say humbly. Back to my deer in the headlights look. Having ﬁnished my shopping, I now turn to the interior of my house. I’m great at telling other people how to organize their homes and their lives. At times I work easily within a schedule. I’m great at multi-tasking, but some things I’m not great at. In fact, some things I’ve never ﬁgured out how to do. Housecleaning is one of those things. When I was a child, my mom worked full time. She hired a house keeper named Ethel. Ethel was very good at cleaning our house and at raising me. She was there when my mom couldn’t be and they both taught me how to grow up to be a good person. The problem with having Ethel around was that part of Ethel’s job seemed to be to keep us kids out of her way. Consequently I never learned to keep my house tidy. My house cleaning skills weren’t so bad when I was raising my children. Most of those years I worked part time, or was able to be a stay at home mom. I kept a fairly tidy house and kept a vegetable garden. I made lots of jam, some pickles and I baked a lot. I had time to be a cub scout leader, a baseball scorekeeper and I was on several board of directors for not-for-proﬁt child related organizations. These occupations made me a typical Julian mom. That’s what we were like in the 1980s and early 1990s. These days I work 7 days each week, 6 of them are in my shop, though the hours vary each day. I write my weekly newspaper column and I deliver the Julian News to Ramona businesses one day each week while I ﬁt in my errands and appointments. Before and after work I sometimes sew, I cook dinner most nights, I wash laundry and sweep my porches. At home I make a lot of items to sell in my gift shop. When I get home from wherever I’ve driven, I plop things down. Sometimes I get to plop them into gift bags, but mostly they end up on any nearby ﬂat surface. Did I mention the volunteer work that I love doing? I volunteer twice each month for Feeding America and two days each month at our local Julian Methodist Church for Mountain Manna, our food distribution program. In between I enjoy my time with my husband Mike. When people ask me about our vacations; I tell them that our vacations last as long as a restaurant dinner each week. Then we go back home to the work that we love. I have a long list of excuses not to do any house cleaning, but mostly I just don’t know how and also, I get distracted much too easily. I begin to pick things up so I can put them into their proper places, then the distractions come to play. One day I planned to straighten up my dining room. I had no other room to store excess things, so I decided that shelves seemed to be a good idea, so I found milk crates, hosed them oﬀ until they were clean and when they were dry, I spray painted them. I couldn’t paint them until I bought the paint. A few days later when the crates were painted and dry, I placed them against a dining room wall. I decided that the shelves would look neater if I placed the contents in boxes. Then I got an even better idea. I found about 8 boxes that were about the same size and I covered them with matching contact paper. Matching boxes are better than diﬀerent looking boxes. This all took a lot of time because I waited for one of my Ramona trips to buy the spray paint and on a diﬀerent Ramona trip I found just the right contact paper. Once I had accumulated all of my supplies Enough time had passed to allow more things to ﬁnd their way in there, so I had much more stuﬀ to deal with. I really do try to keep up with the piles of papers and other ephemera that we both collect because of our businesses. But I’m not any good at it. Mike thinks that the word ephemera is better than saying that we keep useless trash, but I believe, I really believe, that if we thought anything in this house was useless, we would actually throw it out. This is me being optimistic. My sister-in-law keeps an uncluttered house because she has a long standing habit of picking up items that don’t belong in a particular room as she walks through and then dropping them oﬀ in the room where they belong. Ultimately this makes her house cleaning duties easy and organized. Mike and I seem to own a lot of things that are needed, but we only make piles in diﬀerent rooms if we move them. I recently saw a magnet that said” All I want for Christmas are the house cleaning elves.” I totally agree. These are my thoughts.
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1600's: The Puritans made it illegal to mention St. Nicolas' name. People were not allowed to exchange gifts, light a candle, or sing Christmas carols 17th century: Dutch immigrants brought with them the legend of Sinter Klaas. 1773: Santa ﬁrst appeared in the media as St. A Claus. 1804: The New York Historical Society was founded with St. Nicolas as its patron saint. Its members engaged in the Dutch practice of giftgiving at Christmas. 1809: Washington Irving, writing under the pseudonym Diedrich Knickerbocker, included Saint Nicolas in his book "A History of New York." Nicolas is described as riding into town on a horse. 1812: Irving, revised his book to include Nicolas riding over the trees in a wagon. 1821: William Gilley printed a poem about "Santeclaus" who was dressed in fur and drove a sleigh drawn by a single reindeer. 1822: Dentist Clement Clarke Moore is believed by many to have written a poem "An Account of a Visit from Saint Nicolas," which became better known as "The Night before Christmas." Santa is portrayed as an elf with a miniature sleigh equipped with eight reindeer which are named in the poem as Blitzem, Comet, Cupid, Dancer, Dasher, Donder, 1841: J.W. Parkinson, a Philadelphia merchant, hired a man to dress up in a "Criscringle" outﬁt and climb the chimney of his store. 1863: Illustrator Thomas Nast created images of Santa for the Christmas editions of Harper's Magazine. These continued through the 1890's. 1860s: President Abraham Lincoln asked Nast to create a drawing of continued on page 10
Ratepayer relief: I’ve said it for years – consumers deserve more energy options. We need to end SDG&E's stranglehold on the energy market and oﬀer ratepayers the freedom of choice. That’s why I think our region should take a serious look at what is called “community choice aggregation,” which would allow communities to band together to provide ratepayers with alternatives to SDG&E. It’s being done right now in other counties and many ratepayers appear to be beneﬁtting. I know SDG&E and Sempra executives are hell-bent on protecting their monopoly, but providing real competition is great for ratepayers and our local economy. Meth means death: Nearly a decade ago, I led eﬀorts to create the region’s Meth Strike Force. We’ve made huge progress rooting out local meth manufacturers, thanks to law enforcement, but we must keep up the ﬁght as Mexican drug cartels work to smuggle the substance into San Diego. We will continue to do all we can to stem the tide of this terrible drug into our communities. Community treasures: I recently teamed up with Supervisor Ron Roberts to plant the seed of an idea – and we’re hoping it takes root. Thanks to a proposal we brought to the Board of Supervisors, the county is looking at creating incentives to encourage community gardens and city farming. County staﬀ was asked to return with a detailed plan in a few months. Community gardens are good for our health and good for our neighborhoods! For more District 2 news, go to www.diannejacob.com or follow me on Facebook and Twitter. If I can assist with a county issue, please call my oﬃce at 619-531-5522 or email dianne.jacob@sdcounty. ca.gov Have a great East County day! Dianne
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In the ﬁrst few hundred years of the ﬁrst millennium much of the area of the Mediterranean to the north of Africa and west of the middle east was considered to be Greece or at least under Greek inﬂuence. To narrow down the area of this story, the ancient, small town of Myra is now called Demre. It is now in present day Turkey on the Mediterranean due east of the island of Rhodes and northeast of the island of Cyprus. To narrow it down even further Myra was located between modern day Finike and Kas. Okay, now that we’re all up to speed location wise (not), the object of this story is Nicholas whose last name is very Greek, has lots of vowels and in my research the spelling is so varied that for now Nicholas of Myra as he was known later in life will be referred to as just Nicholas. He was born in 280 A.D. in Patara and by all accounts, was born into a family of means and deep Christian devotion. His parents moved to Myra and died when Nicholas was young. He being the only heir inherited their wealth. Nicholas was raised by an uncle who was a Bishop. He educated him in the ways of the Church and eventually ordained him as a Priest. Nicholas used his money to aid the poor. As a devout Catholic Priest, Nicholas eventually became the Bishop of Myra. His charity, gift giving, intercession on behalf of the condemned and the legend and lore of his presiding over resurrections, and the miracle of wheat multiplication grew after his death. In his time, he was known to
leave coins in the shoes of the poor that were left out at night in their doorways. One of his wellknown acts of charity occurred by aiding a poor man who had three daughters but not enough money for the dowry of any of them. In those days young women without a dowry couldn’t hope to marry and at times led them to a life of prostitution. Nicholas of Myra was a modest man and to save the father of the three girls the humiliation of charity, he went to their house late at night and threw three purses of gold coins through a window for the purpose of providing a dowry for the man’s daughters. So the legend goes. A miracle attributed to Nicholas has him confronting a butcher who murdered three children and stuﬀed them into a barrel to cure and would eventually sell for meat to the hungry. Religious lore has Nicholas praying for their soles and resurrects them. The miracle of “Wheat Multiplication” occurred when Nicholas was in his early thirties. Crops in the region around Myra failed causing widespread famine. A ship loaded with wheat bound for Constantinople came to port in Myra. Nicholas pleaded with the sailors for a portion of the wheat assuring them as a man of God, they would not suﬀer any reduction of their load. The sailors agreed and at their oﬄoading in Constantinople, the weight of their load was indeed intact. The amount of wheat oﬄoaded in Myra was enough for two years of consumption for a hungry people. Nicholas, now a Bishop continued his life of modesty and benefactor of children and the poor. He was revered by sailors and ﬁsherman and is the Patron Saint of cities with harbors throughout the world. He was often known as Nicholas the Wonder Worker. He died on December 6, 343 but the fame of his acts of charity and miracles spread throughout the world. Around 1050 invading Turks caused Christians to fear that pilgrimage to the tomb of Nicholas may be compromised. Both the city of Bari and Venice in Italy were competing for the relocation of Nicholas’s relics (bones). In 1087 sailors from
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1. Who was the last Yankees rookie pitcher before Masahiro Tanaka and Dellin Betances in 2014 to be named to the A.L. AllStar team? 2. In 2014, the Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw became the third pitcher since 1914 to win eight consecutive games while striking out at least seven batters in each one. Name the other two. 3. Roddy White set a record in 2014 for most career TD receptions in Atlanta Falcons history. Who had held the mark? 4. When was the last time before the 2014-15 season that Villanova’s men’s basketball team started a season 13-0? 5. Name the last player younger than Florida’s Aaron Ekblad (19 in 2015) to win the NHL’s Calder Trophy (top rookie). 6. Which team holds the Major League Soccer record for most ties in a season? 7. What was heavyweight boxer Evander Holyﬁeld’s record when he lost his ﬁrst pro ﬁght, and to whom did he lose? Answers on page 12
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Dear EarthTalk: What do green groups think about the outcome of the recent Paris climate talks? -- Jackie Lupinacci, Pittsburgh, PA On December 12, 2015, 195 countries assembled at the COP21 Climate Conference in Paris produced a 32-page agreement outlining goals to phase out industrial carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. All countries agreed on “holding the increase in the global average temperature to well below 2 degrees Celsius above preindustrial levels and pursuing eﬀorts to limit the temperature increase to 1.5 degrees Celsius.” Each country submitted a voluntary pledge for cutting its CO2 emissions, known as an “intended nationally determined contribution,” or INDC. These pledges are not strong enough
to achieve the two degree target, but countries involved are required to monitor and report their emissions data, which will be reviewed every ﬁve years, and are expected to update their emissions reductions over time. “While the Paris commitments won’t deliver all the emissions reductions that are needed, the agreement provides a framework to ratchet up ambition over time: a transparent system for reporting and review, regular assessments of progress, and strengthening of commitments every ﬁve years beginning in 2020,” said Fred Krupp, President of the Environmental Defense Fund
(EDF). “The agreement relies on each nation to enact its own policies to reduce emissions while ensuring that their progress can be monitored by all. We look forward to each country’s work to both meet and build on their pledges in order to ﬁnish the hard work of protecting future generations.” But distant promises standing in for present-day pledges adequate enough to achieve the agreement’s temperature goals have left many green groups disappointed. In a statement issued shortly after the release of the ﬁnal agreement, Bill McKibben, co-founder of 350. org, said: “Every government seems now to recognize the fossil fuel era must end, and soon. But the power of the fossil fuel industry is reﬂected in the text, which drags out the transition so far that endless climate damage will be done. Since pace is the crucial question now, activists must redouble our eﬀorts to weaken that industry.” Kumi Naidoo, executive director
of Greenpeace International, reﬂected post-Paris that a continued, unrelenting push for clean, renewable fuels by green groups is crucial. “When it comes to forcing real, meaningful action, Paris fails to meet the moment,” Naidoo said. “We have a 1.5-degree wall to climb, but the ladder isn’t long enough… To pull us free of fossil fuels we are going to need to mobilize in ever greater numbers…We will push our beautifully simple solution to climate change—100 percent renewable energy for all—and make sure it is heard and embraced.” In addition to green group backlash, the Paris agreement was openly condemned in recent press and by former NASA scientist James Hansen, who called it “fraud,” yet some remain optimistic that the conversion to sustainable energy is inevitable. Michael Burger, executive director of the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia Law School, told ThinkProgress: “The leaders of the world recognize that the consequences of noncompliance are disastrous. We are looking at the wholesale transformation of our global climate. The main incentive here for compliance is not the threat of some civil penalty—non-compliance would mean environmental disaster.” CONTACTS: EDF, www.edf.org;
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4 Centuries Of Santa continued from page 7 Santa with some Union soldiers. This image of Santa supporting the enemy had a demoralizing inﬂuence on the Confederate army -- an early example of psychological warfare. 1897: Francis P Church, Editor of the New York Sun, wrote an editorial in response to a letter from an eight year-old girl, Virginia O'Hanlon. She had written the paper asking whether there really was a Santa Claus. It has become known as the "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" letter.4 1920's: The image of Santa had been standardized to portray a bearded, over-weight, jolly man dressed in a red suit with white trim.5 1931: Haddon Sundblom, illustrator for The Coca-Cola ™ company drew a series of Santa images in their Christmas advertisements until 1964. The company holds the trademark for the Coca-Cola Santa design. Christmas ads including Santa continue to the present day. 1939: Copywriter Robert L. May of the Montgomery Ward Company created a poem about Rudolph, the ninth reindeer. May had been "often taunted as a child for being shy, small and slight." He created an ostracized reindeer with a shiny red nose who became a hero one foggy Christmas eve. Santa was partway through deliveries when the visibility started to degenerate. Santa added Rudolph to his team of reindeer to help illuminate the path. A copy of the poem was given free to Montgomery Ward
customers.6 1949: Johnny Marks wrote the song "Rudolph the RedNosed Reindeer." Rudolph was relocated to the North Pole where he was initially rejected by the other reindeer who wouldn't let him play in their reindeer games because of his strange looking nose. The song was recorded by Gene Autry and became his alltime best seller. Next to "White Christmas" it is the most popular song of all time. 1993: An urban folk tale began to circulate about a Japanese department store displaying a life-sized Santa Claus being cruciﬁed on a cross. It never happened. 1997: Artist Robert Cenedella drew a painting of a cruciﬁed Santa Claus. It was displayed in the window of the New York's Art Students League and received intense criticism from some religious groups. His drawing was a protest. He attempted to show how Santa Claus had replaced Jesus Christ as the most important personality at Christmas time.7 References: 1. Barbara G. Walker, "The Woman's Encyclopedia of Myths and Secrets." Harper & Row, (1983) Pages 725 to 726. 2. "St. Nicholas of Myra," The Catholic Encyclopedia, at: newadvent.org/cathen/11063b.htm 3. "Father Frost," at:bobandbabs. com/ 4. "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus," at:stormfax.com/virginia.htm 5. "The Claus that Refreshes," at: snopes.com/cokelore/santa.htm 6. "Rudolph," at: snopes.com/ holidays/xmas/ 7. "R Cendella Gallery - Theme: Commentary," at rcenedellagallery. com 8. "St. Nicholas of Bari (Fourth Century)," Catholic Information Network, at: cin.org/nichbari.html
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Tenacity Is The Secret To Taxpayer Success by Jon Coupal After the passage of Proposition 13, Howard Jarvis became even more popular with average citizens. He would joke that overnight he went from being regarded as a “nut” by the political elites to being seen as a “savior” for millions of California homeowners. Visitors to Howard’s oﬃce would praise him for coming up with Proposition 13 just when it was so desperately needed. But Howard would just smile and point out that he had been working on property tax reform for 16 years. Howard was tenacious and a big believer in the power of people when they combined together to make change. When speaking to groups he would hold up his hand with his ﬁngers extended and say that while separately they were weak, united they were strong and he would form his hand into a ﬁst. Some will remember seeing the photo of Howard holding up his ﬁst on the cover of Time Magazine. However, Howard understood that it was necessary to start small. His ﬁrst taxpayer group meeting was attended by only twenty ordinary citizens — no celebrities, no politicians — just regular folks concerned that if the trend of ever escalating property taxes continued, they would lose their homes. Howard would say that people who want to reform government don’t have to wait for somebody else to lead them. “You don’t need a campaign manager to lead you; you can be your own campaign manager and lead yourself,” he wrote. “The brains and capacities of the citizens of the United States are invariably greater than the brains and the capacities of bureaucracy – now misnamed government.” For taxpayers, the key to success, Howard believed, could be summed up in the words of James E. Byrnes, Secretary of State in the Truman Administration, who said, “I discovered at an early age that most of the diﬀerence between average people and great people can be explained in three
words: ‘And then some.’” Howard attributed the eventual success of the Tax Revolt to the fact that his fellow taxpayer activists did what was expected, “And then some.” Although Howard passed in 1986, his spirit lives on in thousands of Californians who give of their time and energy to push for more economical and eﬃcient government. To remind the public of these unsung heroes, the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association annually presents the Taxﬁghter of the Year Award. This year’s recipient is Ourania Riddle, a 30 year member of the Solano County Taxpayers Association, who witnessed the unelected State Water Resources Control Board running roughshod over the rights of taxpayers in her hometown of Dixon, and decided to take action. Her lobbying helped to assure passage of a state law that would allow Dixon to comply with water regulations and avoid penalties of $10,000 a day. When the city determined a major water rate increase was in order, Ourania and her friends succeeded in gathering enough signatures to place a measure on the ballot to rescind the increase. Although a Court subsequently ruled that the taxpayers’ eﬀort to use the power of initiative was invalid, Ourania and her cohorts succeeded in changing state law and putting Dixon oﬃcials on notice that its taxpayers are organized and are carefully watching costs. We at HJTA thank Ourania and all those unsung taxpayer heroes throughout the state who improve our lives by volunteering to act as watchdogs over government spending and who prod government to make more eﬃcient use of taxpayers’ dollars. The spirit of Howard Jarvis lives on in the actions of these outstanding California taxpayers who are willing to do what is expected, “and then some.” Jon Coupal is president of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association — California’s largest grass-roots taxpayer organization dedicated to the protection of Proposition 13 and the advancement of taxpayers’ rights.
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St. Elizabeths Of Hungary
Details Solo Vehicle; Minor injury Solo Rollover; Minor Injury
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1. b) Every Christmas card you write 2. c) A cactus 3. a) A hula hoop 4. a) Miss Fanny Bright 5. a) What’s your favorite color? 6. b) Candy, candy canes, candy corn, and syrup 7. c) Beef and cheese 8. b) 11 pipers piping 9. b) 364 10. a) An angel gets its wings
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January 5, for La Befana the good witch. And in Puerto Rico children put greens and ﬂowers in small boxes and place them under their beds for the camels of the Three Kings. The ﬁrst mention Christmas stockings being hung from or near a chimney were made only earlier this century by the illustrator, Thomas Nast, through his pictures and the writer, Clement Moore, in a story about a 'visit from St.Nick'. The story quickly caught on. "The stockings were hung by the chimney with care In hopes that Saint Nicholas soon would be there" Up until lately, it was traditional to receive small items like fruit, nuts and candy in your stocking, but these have been replaced in the last half-century by more expensive gifts in many homes.
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*** What were the names of the original eight reindeers? (Rudolf came later!) Answer - Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen. *** continued from page 8
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CAMP MARSTON is HIRING: P/T Kitchen Aide We are looking for a dependable self-starter with a good attitude and willingness to learn for an entry level Kitchen Aide. Part-time position is $9.50/hour, up to 35 hours/week. An excellent opportunity with one of San Diego’s leading non-profit organizations! Contact Terry 760.765.0642 Apply online at: http://www.camp.ymca.org/employment.html Camp Marston YMCA 4761 Pine Hills Rd • Julian, CA 92036
BOOKKEEPER/ACCOUNTANT/STRATEGIST WANTED for part time work with local business. Please submit resume and interest through the Julian News PO Box 639 tfn LINE COOK NEEDED - Full time position, $11.50$14.00 p/h depending on experience. Carmen’s Place. Mexican and American food. Attention to quality and ability to withstand pressure at times a must. Call 760-765-4600 (ask for Tina) Or Darryl at 619-274-2798 Or just stop by. 12/30 PART TIME HELP WANTED IN-HOME CARE HELP needed for a 90 year old (somewhat independent male). Light house keeping- cleaning, cooking. Driving into Julian for appointments , store and Post Oﬃce. Capable of good challenging conversation. Starting 10 hours per week. $15 per hour. Hours will be somewhat 12/30 ﬂexible. Please call 760-473-3154. The Volcan Mountain Foundation is seeking a PT Conservation Education Coordinator. Please visit www.volcanmt.org for position description and application. Applications and resumes must be submitted via email, no later than December 27, 2015. NO phone calls, please. 12/23 WYNOLA PIZZA - interviewing for janitorial work, 1/6 30 – 40 hours per week. Apply in person.
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“Wow,” Millie delighted, “that is a big rainbow.” “Yes, it is,” Laurie said in wonderment. “I’m thinking that Rainbow Bridge up there is for that kind man who paid for our doggie’s care …” Laurie paused a moment and then smiled. This year marks the 18th anniversary of the Holiday Christmas Story project tradition. We hope you have enjoyed this year’s Christmas story. - See more at: http://www.holidayshortstory.com
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approached. “Ummm …” she hesitated, “I was wondering about the bill for all of this …” “ Oh, I completely forgot to tell you,” the receptionist interrupted, “that man that came in after you has paid for everything including the follow-ups.” “What?” Laurie asked, confused. “I don’t understand.” “He said that his dog was hit by a car on Christmas Eve a few years ago and nobody stopped to help him,” the receptionist explained. “The poor dog ran out the front door when someone had broken in to their house. Hours later, he found his dog beside the road, still barely alive. He brought him in here, but too much time had passed and his dog passed away moments after they arrived. In fact, he told me today that the spot where you rescued this dog from is just a few feet away from where his dog was hit. Every Christmas Eve afternoon he revisits that spot to put a ﬂower beside the road where his dog was hit. He was on his way to do that when he saw you pick up the injured Yorkie, but you left before he could catch up to you.” “Wow, I don’t know what to say,” Laurie sighed. “When he left,” the receptionist added, “he said simply to tell you Merry Christmas.” Moments later, the bandaged Yorkie and the second rescued dog appeared, ready to go home. The vet tech explained the medications and went over the care instructions for the Yorkie. “See you next time for your follow-up,” the receptionist said. “Merry Christmas.” “Thank you so much,” Laurie said gratefully. “Merry Christmas to you too.” “All right guys, are we ready to go home?” Laurie asked Artie, Millie, and the two dogs, Lucky and OK. Everyone headed out the front door. The rain had stopped and the skies cleared. When they reached the car, Artie looked up and smiled. “Look Mom,” he said excited, “there’s a rainbow!”
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said shaking his head from side to side. There was a brief moment of silence and everyone looked at each other. “Mom,” both Artie and Millie asked almost in unison, “can we keep him?” Laurie thought for a moment, initially with reasons why they couldn’t keep one or both dogs. “In the slight chance they are someone else's dogs that were stolen or picked up and dumped, you could foster them for a while and if no responsible owner is found then you could keep them or foster them until a new home or a rescue group could be found,” the vet oﬀered. “Please Mom,” Millie asked. “Please, please, please. It could be our Christmas present,” Artie added. “I guess we could keep them and see if the owner can be found,” Laurie decided as she looked at Artie and Millie. “But if an owner shows up who is really missing them, they will have to go to that home, ok?” “All right,” Artie replied. “It could be our Christmas present to them.” “We should call him Lucky,” Millie oﬀered. “Yes,” Artie agreed, “and we could call the other doggie OK because he was ok when we found him.” “Sounds great,” the vet smiled. “We will check the other dog for a microchip and anything obvious. The Yorkie is bandaged up and we will send some meds home with him and instructions on how to care for him. You can bring him back in a couple of days for a follow-up.” Laurie smiled for a moment and then a reality check set in. “I don’t know how we are going to pay for all this,” she thought to herself and frowned. She sat down and thought about how she doesn’t have the money at the moment for all of this, especially considering what the bill was going to be for the injured Yorkie. The receptionist was ﬁnishing up some paperwork as Laurie
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Renewal ﬁling of Fictitious Business Name Statements (your DBA) is now required by the County of San Diego every ﬁve (5) years. If your business name was originally ﬁled or renewed prior to December 1, 2010; you need to re-ﬁle. If you have not renewed since that date call The Julian News oﬃce, (760) 765-2231. We can provide this essential legal service at a very reasonable rate. County forms are available at our oﬃces - we can complete the re-ﬁling for you without your having to take a trip to the city. Failure to re-ﬁle could result in the loss of the exclusive rights to your business name. You may use the Julian News or any other publication that is authorized to publish Fictitious Business Name Statements and Legal Notices. FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-029145 LAW OFFICES OF DAN W. KEHR 16 Lake Helix Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941 (Mailing Address: 8697-C La Mesa Blvd. #103, La Mesa, CA 91942) The business is conducted by An Individual - Dan W. Kehr, 16 Lake Helix Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON November 10, 2015. LEGAL: 07131 Publish: December 2, 9,16, 23, 2015
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-030401 SPUNNYS 2445 Vancouver Ave., San Diego, CA 92104 (Mailing Address: 411 Walnut St. #10773, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043) The business is conducted by An Individual - Nicolas Cocquerelle, 2445 Vancouver Ave., San Diego, CA 92104. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON November 23, 2015. LEGAL: 07132 Publish: December 2, 9,16, 23, 2015
PETITIONER: HOANG OANH THI DAO HAS FILED A PETITION FOR AN ORDER TO CHANGE NAMES FROM: HOANG OANH THI DAO TO: MONICA DAO IT IS ORDERED that all persons interested in this matter appear before this court in Department 26 of the San Diego County Superior Court at the address shown (325 S. Melrose Dr., Vista, CA 92081) on JANUARY 5, 2016 at 8:30 a.m., and show cause, if any, why the petition for a change of name should not be granted. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE be published in the Julian News, a newspaper of general circulation published in this county, at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the day of the hearing. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH THE COURT CLERK OF THE SUPERIOR COURT ON November 19, 2015. LEGAL: 07134 Publish: December 2, 9, 16, 23, 2015
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-028631 PACIFIC WELLNESS 4645 Cass Street #201 B/C, San Diego, CA 92109 The business is conducted by Co-Partners Elizabeth Farrell, 4929 Ocean Blvd, San Diego, CA 92109 and Carole Griggs, 933 Diamond Street #8, San Diego, CA 92109. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON November 4, 2015. LEGAL: 07135 Publish: December 2, 9,16, 23, 2015
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-031021 THE URIBE LEGACY COMPANY 902 George Ct., Spring Valley, CA 91977 The business is conducted by A Married Couple - Diron Uribe and Phoebe Uribe, 902 George Ct., Spring Valley, CA 91977. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 2, 2015. LEGAL: 07141 Publish: December 9, 16, 23, 30, 2015
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-031087 SHOEMAKER CONSULTING 10768 Sunset Ridge Dr., San Diego, CA 92131 The business is conducted by An Individual Matthew Shoemaker, 10768 Sunset Ridge Dr., San Diego, CA 92131. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 3, 2015. LEGAL: 07142 Publish: December 9, 16, 23, 30, 2015
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME
Case Number: 37-2015-00039171-CU-PT-CTL
IN THE MATTER OF THE APPLICATION OF: LAURA GISELLE MICHEL FOR CHANGE OF NAME PETITIONER: LAURA GISELLE MICHEL and on behalf of: BRIDGETTE JOYCE SISCO, a minor HAS FILED A PETITION FOR AN ORDER TO CHANGE NAMES FROM: BRIDGETTE JOYCE SISCO, a minor TO: BRIDGETTE MICHEL-PATTON, a minor IT IS ORDERED that all persons interested in this matter appear before this court in Department 46 of the San Diego County Superior Court at the address shown (220 West Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101) on JANUARY 29, 2016 at 8:30 a.m., and show cause, if any, why the petition for a change of name should not be granted. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE be published in the Julian News, a newspaper of general circulation published in this county, at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the day of the hearing. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH THE COURT CLERK OF THE SUPERIOR COURT ON NOVEMBER 23, 2015. LEGAL: 07143 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-029061 HOLISTIC CULTURE DELIVERIES 345 E. Moss St., Chula Vista, CA 91911 The business is conducted by An Individual Peter Feltes, 345 E. Moss St., Chula Vista, CA 91911. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/ COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON November 10, 2015.
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-031279 a) RADAR WATER b) WATER LOCATING c) AMERICAN WATER WELLS 21815 Cresline Rd, Mt. Palomar, CA 92060 The business is conducted by A Corporation Radar Water Geophysics, Inc. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 7, 2015.
LEGAL: 07136 Publish: December 9,16, 23, 30, 2015
LEGAL: 07144 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-030708 KICKWHEEL 3437 Vancouver Ave. San Diego, CA 92104 The business is conducted by An Individual Kelly Bennett, 3437 Vancouver Ave. San Diego, CA 92104. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/ COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON November 10, 2015.
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-031430 SHORMAN VINEYARD MANAGEMENT 6757 Montia Ct., Carlsbad, CA 92011 The business is conducted by An Individual Robert Lee Shorman, 6757 Montia Ct., Carlsbad, CA 92011. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/ COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 8, 2015.
LEGAL: 07137 Publish: December 9,16, 23, 30, 2015
LEGAL: 07145 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-030896 a) MANKIND COOP b) MANKIND COOPERATIVE 7128 Miramar Rd., Suite 10, San Diego, CA 92121 The business is conducted by A Corporation Miramar Health Supply Cooperative, Inc.. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 1, 2015.
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-031628 GOTHAM SOURCE PARTNERS, LLC 6968 Camino Degrazia, San Diego, CA 92111 The business is conducted by A Limited Liability Company - Gotham Source Partners, LLC. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 10, 2015.
LEGAL: 07139 Publish: December 9, 16, 23, 30, 2015
LEGAL: 07146 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
LEGAL NOTICES FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-031630 NET VIGIL SOFTWARE INC 6968 Camino Degrazia, San Diego, CA 92111 The business is conducted by A Corporation Net Vigil Software Inc. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 10, 2015. LEGAL: 07147 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-031632 NS TECH-MGMT, INC 6968 Camino Degrazia, San Diego, CA 92111 The business is conducted by A Corporation Net Vigil Software Inc. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 10, 2015. LEGAL: 07148 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME
Case Number: 37-2015-00041085-CU-PT-NC
IN THE MATTER OF THE APPLICATION OF: JESSICA ELIZABETH CAVANAGH MILLER FOR CHANGE OF NAME PETITIONER: JESSICA ELIZABETH CAVANAGH MILLER HAS FILED A PETITION FOR AN ORDER TO CHANGE NAMES FROM: JESSICA ELIZABETH CAVANAGH MILLER TO: JESSICA ELIZABETH SASAKI IT IS ORDERED that all persons interested in this matter appear before this court in Department 26 of the San Diego County Superior Court at the address shown (325 S. Melrose Dr., Vista, CA 92081) on JANUARY 26, 2016 at 8:30 a.m., and show cause, if any, why the petition for a change of name should not be granted. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE be published in the Julian News, a newspaper of general circulation published in this county, at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the day of the hearing. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH THE COURT CLERK OF THE SUPERIOR COURT ON December 11, 2015. LEGAL: 07150 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME
Case Number: 37-2015-00042001-CU-PT-CTL
IN THE MATTER OF THE APPLICATION OF: GOVAND SINJARI and MAHNAZ KOCHER FOR CHANGE OF NAME PETITIONER: GOVAND SINJARI and MAHNAZ KOCHER and on behalf of: a) ZNAR GOVAND HUSSEIN, a minor b) ALAND GOVAND HUSSEIN, a minor HAS FILED A PETITION FOR AN ORDER TO CHANGE NAMES FROM: a) ZNAR GOVAND HUSSEIN, a minor b) ALAND GOVAND HUSSEIN, a minor TO: a) ZNAR SINJARI, a minor b) ALAND GOVAND SINJARI, a minor IT IS ORDERED that all persons interested in this matter appear before this court in Department 46 of the San Diego County Superior Court at the address shown (220 West Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101) on FEBRUARY 19, 2016 at 8:30 a.m., and show cause, if any, why the petition for a change of name should not be granted. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE be published in the Julian News, a newspaper of general circulation published in this county, at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the day of the hearing. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH THE COURT CLERK OF THE SUPERIOR COURT ON DECEMBER 18, 2015. LEGAL: 07155 Publish: December 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 13, 2016
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IT IS ORDERED that all persons interested in this matter appear before this court in Department 26 of the San Diego County Superior Court at the address shown (325 S. Melrose Dr., Vista, CA 92081) on JANUARY 12, 2016 at 8:30 a.m., and show cause, if any, why the petition for a change of name should not be granted. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of this ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE be published in the Julian News, a newspaper of general circulation published in this county, at least once a week for four successive weeks prior to the day of the hearing. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH THE COURT CLERK OF THE SUPERIOR COURT ON November 25, 2015.
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PETITIONER: ILDA SOTO ROMERO HAS FILED A PETITION FOR AN ORDER TO CHANGE NAMES FROM: ILDA SOTO ROMERO TO: HILDA SOTO ROMERO
should get more of it, and for how long. SCORPIO (October 23 to November 21) A seemingly endless list of mustdo tasks is best handled by tackling them one by one, and taking energyrestoring timeouts between each job. SAGITTARIUS (November 22 to December 21) A vexing relationship seems destined to deteriorate no matter what each side tries to do. A third party's advice just might prove helpful. CAPRICORN (December 22 to January 19) Reach out to ease any tensions caused by home or workplace pressures before they threaten the relationship-building progress you've made. AQUARIUS (January 20 to February 18) You often go out of your way to show kindness to others. So, don't be surprised if other people want to do something nice for you this week. PISCES (February 19 to March 20) People in your life respect your Piscean wisdom, so don't hesitate to speak up about a matter that you feel isn't being handled quite the way it should be. BORN THIS WEEK: Your personal warmth helps you make friendships, and your sense of fair play helps you keep them.
LEGAL: 07133 Publish: December 2, 9,16, 23, 2015
Case Number: 37-2015-00039562-CU-PT-NC
IN THE MATTER OF THE APPLICATION OF: ILDA SOTO ROMERO FOR CHANGE OF NAME
ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Although taking advice isn't always easy for the headstrong Sheep, you might want to consider what someone you respect says about an upcoming decision. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) A new oﬀer is tempting, but don't be bullied into a quick decision. Rely on your keen Bovine business sense to alert you to anything that might be questionable. GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) Your Gemini Twin nature rallies to help you deal with this week's hectic schedules, both in your personal and professional lives. One caution: Watch your diet. CANCER (June 21 to July 22) Avoid rushing to make up for time lost on a stalled workplace operation. Best to set up a schedule and pace yourself. Welcome the help of colleagues. LEO (July 23 to August 22) Despite those glittering holiday distractions you love so well, be sure to keep your feline senses set on high to alert you to anything that might require fast action. VIRGO (August 23 to September 22) Making an eﬀort to restore fraying relationships proves to be more successful than you dared hope. The holidays also bring new friends into your life. LIBRA (September 23 to October 22) Private and professional matters compete for your attention. Be honest in your assessment of which
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-029600 CINEMA WOLF 7228 Camino DeGrazia #277, San Diego, CA 92111 (Mailing Address: PO Box 181792, Coronado, CA 92178) The business is conducted by An Individual Ryan Sandberg, 7228 Camino DeGrazia #277, San Diego, CA 92111. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON November 16, 2015.
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LE G A L N O TI C E S FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-031685 MSC120715A 4202 Kari Lane, Bonsall, CA 92003 The business is conducted by A Limited Liability Company - Brothers Milling LLC. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 10, 2015. LEGAL: 07149 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
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FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-031437 CHURCH LADIES’ TOFFEE 2373 C St., Julian, CA 92036 (Mailing Address: PO Box 1982, Julian, CA 92036) The business is conducted by A Married Couple - Richard Morgan, 2373 C St., Julian, CA 92036 and Teri Morgan, 2373 C St., Julian, CA 92036. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 8, 2015. LEGAL: 07152 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
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760 765 2231 FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-030831 LISTEN LOCAL 118 Scenic Drive, El Cajon, CA 92021 The business is conducted by An Individual Cathryn Beeks, 118 Scenic Drive, El Cajon, CA 92021. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/ COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 1, 2015.
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-032062 GRACE FOX DESIGNS 6711 Golfcrest Drive, San Diego, CA 92119 The business is conducted by An Individual Grace Fox, 6711 Golfcrest Drive, San Diego, CA 92119. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/ COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 16, 2015.
FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT File No. 2015-032006 METALMORPH SCULPTURE STUDIO 2932 Via Loma Vista, Escondido, CA 92029 The business is conducted by A Corporation - Double Virgo, Inc. THIS STATEMENT WAS FILED WITH ERNEST J. DRONENBURG JR., RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY ON December 15, 2015.
LEGAL: 07151 Publish: December 16, 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 2016
LEGAL: 07153 Publish: December 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 13, 2016
LEGAL: 07154 Publish: December 23, 30, 2015 and January 6, 13, 2016