SACRAMENTO – Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) has announced that the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has awarded more than $1 million in Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) to Orange and San Diego counties to reduce homelessness. These grants are in addition to the $2.5 million in state funding that Senator Bates previously announced in October 2019.
The Rancho Buena Vista High School Wind Ensemble will present a powerful evening of music-making on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM. These award-winning instrumentalists gather in the magnificent acoustics of our Church for their annual Winter Concert at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 1450 South Melrose Drive in Oceanside. For more information, please contact Theresa Harris or call (760) 758-4100.
SACRAMENTO – Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) is encouraging college seniors and graduates to consider applying for the 2020-21 California Senate Fellows program. Former fellows include current members of Congress and the California Legislature, judges, and local elected officials.
With office parties to coordinate and gifts to send, things can get hectic for businesses during the holidays, as well as expensive. One expense a business can cut down on and save energy on is electricity. When it comes to saving energy, it’s often the simplest but most overlooked things that can have the most impact. Do your part this holiday season to save energy and keep your customers, business and employees safe. Here are a few tips to help you get started.
Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 6 - 10 pm
At the Oceanside Moose Lodge
Benefiting: O’side Kitchen Collaborative and Women’s Resource Center
Oceanside, CA (December 7, 2019) Celebrate the longest night of the year with Feeding the Soul Foundation at Winter SOULstice. We will be getting down at the Oceanside Moose Lodge on Saturday, December 21, 2019 from 6-10 pm. Dress in your 70s best and join us at this 21 and up event featuring music by Payo Funk, The Shift, and other musical friends of Feeding the Soul Foundation. Taco Bar by Manuela is included in the ticket price. Meat, vegetarian, vegan, and gluten free options are available. Beer and cocktails from the legendary Moose Lodge Bar are available for purchase all night. We are accepting new and gently used donations of children’s books, toys, art supplies, skateboards, clothing, and hygiene products for the Women’s Resource Center. Bring a donation, carpool, or walk to the event and receive a raffle ticket for super groovy door prizes. Feeding the Soul is a non-profit organization that promotes creative generosity by highlighting the talent of local musicians to cultivate community and to raise money and awareness for local causes.
At Senior Care Options, we have kept our referral fees the lowest of any company we know. With Cathy's years of RCFE management experience, she felt that 50% was fair to all concerned. However, since many of the other referral companies are charging 70-100%, we have decided to raise our standard referral fees to 70% effective February 1, 2020.
You're invited to a community workshop to help improve the Loma Alta Slough.
We are excited to announce the highly anticipated grand opening of Pacific Coast Spirits, this Thursday, December 5 th at 404 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054. Doors open at 11am. Join us at Oceanside’s new craft distillery and restaurant to celebrate the anniversary of Prohibition Repeal Day. A day that Prohibition, otherwise known as the “Great Experiment” ended and America was free to consume alcohol once again. What better way to celebrate the opening than having a "prohibition themed" party and the release of Pacific Coast Spirit’s (PCS) first batch of American Single Malt. This release will be a limited bottling of their handcrafted small batch Single Malt Whiskey and will be available for sale at Pacific Coast Spirits only. The talented staff will be ready to greet you and share more about this amazing adventure! The team of bartenders will be preparing a special craft cocktail menu for the event and through the weekend to celebrate this momentous milestone! Bring friends and family and experience this drinking / dining experience in a cozy and relaxed, family friendly atmosphere.
SACRAMENTO – Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) has announced that the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has awarded $310,000 to the City of Carlsbad to help create more housing supply.
Senators Patricia Bates and John Moorlach Seek Federal Help to Improve Oversight of Addiction Treatment Industry
SACRAMENTO – Senators Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) and John Moorlach (R-Costa Mesa) have sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General William Barr and U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson asking for their assistance to improve oversight of the addiction treatment industry.
First Friday Art Walk Oceanside is partnering with the SpringHill Suites by Marriott and Camp Pendleton Toys for Tots, for the 5th annual Tree Lighting Ceremony to kick off the holiday season, while illuminating the art community here in Oceanside on Friday, December 6th from 5:00pm-9:00pm.
Oceanside, CA – The North County Transit District (NCTD) invites the public, city officials, and other interested parties to attend the November 21, 2019 Special Meeting of the Board of Directors that will begin at 1:00 p.m. The Special Meeting will provide key updates regarding the status of zero-emission bus (ZEB) technologies and NCTD’s specific implementation plans, as well as presentations from NCTD’s ZEB implementation consultant STV, Inc., regarding the state of ZEB technology and NCTD’s implementation plan. Additionally, the Special Meeting will include a presentation from the Chief Executive Officer of Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit), Michael Hursh, regarding their Hydrogen Bus Program. An electric bus from the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) and a hydrogen fuel cell bus from the SunLine Transit Agency will be on display from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the NCTD General Administration Office located at 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside.
Board of Directors approves contract after nationwide search, starts new era
The San Diego County Water Authority Board of Directors today approved a contract with Sandra L. Kerl to be the new general manager of the region’s wholesale water agency, following a months-long national search. The Board approved the contract in open session during its regular monthly meeting at Water Authority headquarters.
MiraCosta College is offering the following music concerts. All concerts will be held in the Concert Hall, Bldg. 2400, on the Oceanside Campus, 1 Barnard Drive. Ticket pricing is general admission $10 and seniors, staff, and students $8. Buy tickets online or call the box office at 760.795.6815.
Free Workshop Sponsored by the City of Oceanside will Teach Participants How to Turn Leftovers into a Tasty Redo, Reduce Holiday Waste and Incorporate Sustainability into the Season
Oceanside Theatre Company Collaborates with Boys and Girls Club of Oceanside to Bring Theatre Arts to Local At-Risk Youth
First-time collaboration culminates in presentation of Seussical Jr. Nov. 22-24 at Brooks Theater
(Oceanside, CA) November 12, 2019—Oceanside Theatre Company (OTC), the resident professional theater company at the Historic Brooks Theater, has collaborated with Boys and Girls Clubs of Oceanside (BGCO) for the first time to bring the benefits of theater arts to local youth. This free 9-week OTC Youth Outreach program for Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside members, ages 5-17, culminates in four performances for family, friends and the general public at the Brooks Theater, home to the Oceanside Theatre Company.
The Friends of the Oceanside Public Library will hold a “Gifts Galore Books & More” Sale fundraiser on Sunday, December 8, 2019, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., in the Civic Center Library Community Room at 330 North Coast Highway.
Oceanside GSFE/Nafe December Meeting will be a Holiday Event and Gift Exchange plus feature some great and talented Entertainers
Robbie Motter GSFE Founder/President and nafe director invites you to join members and guests at the Oceanside nafe network Monday December 9th, 5:30pm Holiday fun event at the Jolly Roger in Oceanside Harbor
Critically Acclaimed Documentary Seadrift, Co-Produced by MiraCosta College Professor, to Screen at the Oceanside Campus Concert Hall November 15
They’re taking our jobs. They’re changing our community. They’re importing their diseases. They don’t speak English. Sound familiar?
Welcome to Seadrift, Texas, a Gulf Coast fishing town where tensions between a burgeoning Vietnamese refugee population clashed violently in a white-dominated community suffering with a struggling economy. On November 15, a new critically-acclaimed documentary aptly titled Seadrift, which was co-produced by MiraCosta College sociology Professor Thao Ha, will be screened at the Oceanside Campus Concert Hall. Ha will discuss the backdrop of what happened in Seadrift before the 68-minute film is shown, and a question-and-answer session will follow.
Come and create with us at Thanksgiving Art Camp! Join instructor Corinna Stocker and get ready for the Thanksgiving holiday with drawing, painting, printmaking, and even some music making!
Each month the Chamber highlights exciting and informative events, ranging from business mixers to ribbon cuttings; and while all of these events are important, nothing is as important as taking care of our health.
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