Orfila’s annual Grape Stomp is Saturday August 24th, from 4PM to 8PM at the Vineyard in Escondido. Tickets are still on sale, you can purchase them online, or in the tasting rooms. Join us for an afternoon of wine, grape stomping, tractor rides, lawn games, food, and live music! For entertainment we have NuVintage playing multiple genres of music while you sip eat and stomp. Our special guest appearance is from Avian Behavior International that will include a falcon run as well as a few other feathered guests! Catering this year will be done by Crown Point Catering and you can find the menu below. We hope to see you here!
The Library will be offering a thirteen-week Citizenship Class, in order for eligible students to prepare for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) Naturalization Test. Classes will be held at the Civic Center Library in the second-floor Foundation Room on Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m., beginning September 4. In this class, students will learn about U.S. history and government and prepare for the citizenship interview. Classes will be taught by volunteer teachers who have classroom experience and training specific to the topic.
The Frontwave Credit Union O’side Turkey Trot and the Move Your Feet Before You Eat® Foundation are proud to announce the kick off of their Miles of Smiles program at the OUSD. 8 Schools are participating this year. Students who participate in the Miles of Smiles program receive Certificates of Recognition for the Miles they run and a pair of custom Miles of Smiles shoelaces for every 50 Miles they run in a year.
Safety isn’t just something we should think about at home. Wildfires, earthquakes and flooding all pose serious risks to our community and you never know where you will be when something happens. Though we can’t eliminate the threat of these emergency situations entirely, here are 3 quick actions to help you and your employees be prepared:
IRS, states and industry outline ‘Security Six’ protections to help tax professionals and taxpayers be safer online
Using a new “Taxes-Security-Together” Checklist, the Internal Revenue Service and the Security Summit partners urged tax professionals to review critical security steps to ensure they are fully protecting their computers and email as well as safeguarding sensitive taxpayer data.
By District Attorney Summer Stephan
As your District Attorney, I’m committed to increasing communication and accessibility between the DA’s Office and you, the community. One way I have been doing that is through this monthly column, where I provide consumer tips on public safety matters.
It was the trip of a lifetime. MiraCosta College student Melina Martinez returns to school this fall following a three-week summer tour across California for a Roadtrip Nation documentary featuring visits with a dozen notable community college graduates—from Sacramento Police Chief Daniel Hahn to Telemundo co-founder Frank Cruz—who discussed their journey to a meaningful career.
SACRAMENTO – California State Senators Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) and Bill Monning (D-Carmel) have introduced Senate Joint Resolution (SJR) 11this week that urges Congress and the President to approve legislation that would prioritize the removal of spent nuclear fuel from decommissioned nuclear sites in areas with large populations and high seismic hazards.
The English Language Institute (ELI) offers international students the opportunity to increase their English language proficiency and develop the skills needed to succeed at a college or university in the United States. This eight-week intensive English as a second language (ESL) program provides individualized instruction in small class sizes. The program is designed for students with a minimum of one year of English language training at high school or college level. This class may not be appropriate for advanced ESL students or students with a TOEFL score greater than 500 paper-based or 46 IBT. Students must be at least 18 years old or meet our minor policy requirements. Our International Students Office will issue I‑20’s. We accept students with an F-1 or B visitor visa or any visa where “enrichment” or “study” is permissible.
Canada represents California's second largest export market and Southern California's 4th highest source of foreign direct investment. The Small Business Development Center is working with The MAPLE Business Council and the California Community Colleges Chancellors Office to offer a half-day workshop on doing business in Canada.
The Commuter Rail Coalition today announced that Matthew O. Tucker, Executive Director of the North County Transit District (NCTD), Oceanside, CA has succeeded Doug Kelsey (TriMet, Portland, OR) as Vice Chair of its Board of Directors.
We are scheduled to present the Coast Highway Corridor Study Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) to the City Council in the City Council Chambers at 6 p.m. on August 14th. Staff recommendation to the City Council will be for the adoption of Alternative 3, which includes Complete Streets features between Harbor Drive and Morse Street and Incentive District zoning from Seagaze Drive to Morse Street.
When you’re making plans that involve big changes in your energy needs, give us a call at 1-800-336-7343 for your business. Examples include:
The Friends of the Oceanside Public Library will hold a Books and Media (BAM!) Sale fundraiser on Saturday, August 17, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., behind the Civic Center Library at 602 Civic Center Drive in Oceanside.
Join Congressman Mike Levin for a round table discussion about the impacts of the cap on the State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction on our community. Participants will include members of our local Realtor associations, San Diego Taxpayer Advocate Service, and representatives from our local Taxpayer Associations. Viewing space is limited.
IRS launches new Tax Withholding Estimator; Redesigned online tool makes it easier to do a paycheck checkup
The Internal Revenue Service today launched the new Tax Withholding Estimator, an expanded, mobile-friendly online tool designed to make it easier for everyone to have the right amount of tax withheld during the year.
Studio ACE announces its August line-up of classes for Teens. You can register for all classes online or call to register or stop by Studio ACE at 3861 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92058. The Studio is located next to the Mission Branch of the Oceanside Library.
Oceanside, CA (August 2019) – Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside (BGCO) has been awarded $2,500 by Pacific Western Bank to support one of its cornerstone programs, Academic Achievement Hour.
The eighth MiraCosta College Annual Donor Scholar Celebration honoring more than 310 students and their successes will be held on Friday, August 16, from 4–5:15 p.m. The celebration will be at the Oceanside Campus near the Fountain and Clock Tower, located at 1 Barnard Drive, Oceanside, CA 92056. The event provides students the opportunity to celebrate their successes with donors who funded $367,550 in scholarships that are so critical to student success.
Studio ACE announces its August line-up of classes for adults. You can register for all classes online, call 760-730-5203, or stop by Studio ACE at 3861 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92058. The Studio is located next to the Mission Branch of the Oceanside Library.
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