MiraCosta College Congratulates Students Nominated for Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has announced the 2020 Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship semifinalists and MiraCosta College is excited to share that multiple students have been nominated to receive this prestigious scholarship. Semifinalists were chosen from a pool of nearly 1,500 applicants attending 311 community colleges in 45 states and the District of Columbia. With nine nominees, MiraCosta has the most semifinalists from one college in San Diego County.
MiraCosta College’s spring 2020 late-start classes begin the weeks of February 3 and March 23, with hundreds of classes in a range of subjects, and end at the same time as “regular” courses. Late-start classes are offered days, evenings, weekends, and online. Now is the time to work toward a degree or certificate, get started in the workplace, transfer to a four-year university, enroll for personal enrichment, professional growth or to gain a new skill.
Vote YES on B - March 3, 2020
The Oceanside Chamber of Commerce is proud to endorse YES on B – the Better Choice Measure – which will appear on countywide ballots in the March 3, 2020 election. Mail-in ballots will be arriving in mailboxes soon if they have not already!
the military Spouse Association's 22nd annual margaritaville benefit auction & Gala
The Military Spouse Association of Camp Pendleton is having their 22nd Annual Gala. Visit the Military Spouse Association's website for more information on how to sponsor/donate and buy tickets.
Oceanside, CA – Studio Ace is holding its first Art Contest with a grand prize worth $1200. This contest is open to ages 12-17. 25 winners will be entered into an exhibition at Studio ACE Community Gallery where the public will decide the Grand Prize!
February Weekend Rail Closures
Oceanside, CA – In order to facilitate infrastructure improvements along the coastal rail corridor, there will be no COASTER or Amtrak Pacific Surfliner service on the weekends of February 1-2 or 22-23, 2020.
Guests are invited to celebrate Valentine’s Day weekend with a delicious three-course menu!
Oceanside High's baseball program is looking for a handful of local business sponsors and would love to have you on board! This will be a great way to show your support for the kids and circulate your information to thousands of fans. If you have any questions or are ready to get started, feel free to get in touch with Quentin McCray by email or phone at (530) 574-1135.
RAPTOR SIGHTING! LEGOLAND® CALIFORNIA RESORT ANNOUNCES THE ARRIVAL OF THE FIRST LEGO® MODEL IN THE LEGO® MOVIE™ WORLD!
LEGOLAND® California Resort, has officially welcomed the land’s first LEGO® model; a skateboarding, stud-shooting Velociraptor! Standing over 8 ½ feet tall and weighing more than 870 pounds, the Raptor LEGO model will welcome guests into the Bricksburg! Inspired by the time-traveling, spaceship piloting raptors from The LEGO® Movie 2©: The Second Part, the LEGO model is built from 90,151 LEGO bricks and took Master Model Builders 401 hours to assemble.
MiraCosta College Celebrates Community Learning Center Groundbreaking for New Student Services Building
MiraCosta Community College District has announced the start of construction of the new Student Services Building at the District’s Community Learning Center Campus in Oceanside. The community is invited to the Groundbreaking Ceremony on February 13.
Art Exhibit: Surface Tension
Dates: February 4–28, 2020 (closed February 14 & 17)
Location: MiraCosta College, Oceanside Campus, 1 Barnard Drive, Kruglak Art Gallery, Student Center (Bldg. 3400)
Hours: 2:30–7:30 p.m., Monday and Tuesday; 11 a.m.–3 p.m., Wednesday–Friday
Reception: Thursday, February 6, 12–2 p.m.
Artists Talk: Thursday, February 6, 11:30 a.m
MetroConnect is an export assistance program operated by WTC San Diego, an affiliate of the privately-funded nonprofit San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC). Each year we equip 15-20 local small and medium-size businesses with resources to help them expand to international markets. Since the program's inception in 2015, we’ve granted $890,000 to 65 companies and helped them turn that into $85,000,000 in new international sales, 500 new international contracts, and 18 new facilities overseas.
Ms. Alma Sisco-Smith was named the 2020 recipient of the City of Oceanside Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award at the annual commemoration celebration hosted by the North San Diego County Branch of the NAACP and the City of Oceanside.
NCHS Hosts 3rd Annual Gala
Passion for Healing Gala to be held at Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa
San Marcos, Ca. January 20, 2020 - North County Health Services (NCHS) will host its 3rd annual gala on April 4, 2020. The Passion for Healing “Roaring into the 20s” Gala will take place at the beautiful Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa.
Join the Friends of the Oceanside Public Library on Leap Day, February 29, 2020, from 4:00 to 6:30 p.m., for Wine, Chocolate, and a Good Book. Enjoy the sunset at a beautiful home on the beach in Oceanside while you sip wine, sample chocolate, mingle with friends, and meet Hudu Al-Marashi, author of First Comes Marriage
Prepare Your Federal & State Income Taxes for FREE at the Oceanside Public Library
Intuit Financial Freedom Foundation (IFFF) to Offer Free Tax Preparation Services to Lower-Middle Income Taxpayers at Oceanside Public Library
Taxpayers who qualify:
The Oceanside Public Library will be hosting two Q.P.R. Suicide Prevention & Intervention trainings. QPR: Question, Persuade, Refer is designed to give anyone the basic skills necessary to recognize the warning signs that someone may be contemplating suicide. Two trainings will be offered at the Oceanside Public Library. The first training will be held on February 19 at 5:00 p.m. at the Civic Center Library, 330 N. Coast Highway, and the second training will be held on April 9 at 1:00 p.m. at the Mission Branch Library, 3861 Mission Avenue.
Lawsuit Cites Violations of California Elections Code and California Political Reform Act
Oceanside, CA – Citing egregious violations of California Elections Code and the California Political Reform Act, a lawsuit was filed this week against the referendum proponents, the City of Oceanside’s City Clerk and San Diego County Registrar of Voters. Filed on behalf of a concerned Oceanside voter with the support of the targeted housing project, North River Farms, the lawsuit alleges the signature gatherers engaged in fraud, forgery and misrepresentation in the signature gathering process, withheld important information from the petition signers, and illegally conducted political fundraising for the petition.
Jerrold Williams Joins Stater Bros. Markets as Senior Vice President of Human Resources
San Bernardino, CA – (January 13, 2019) Stater Bros. Markets, the largest privately-owned supermarket chain in Southern California, has named Jerrold Williams as Senior Vice President of Human Resources (HR).
OCEANSIDE, Calif. (Jan. 13, 2020) – This afternoon the Tri-City Healthcare District Board of Directors voted unanimously, with one board member absent, in favor of an agreement with the County of San Diego to develop and operate a new 16-bed inpatient psychiatric health facility on the medical center’s Oceanside campus.
MiraCosta College’s spring 2020 classes begin, Tuesday, January 21, with hundreds of classes in a range of subjects. Classes are offered days, evenings, weekends, and online. Now is the time to work toward a degree or certificate, get started in the workplace, transfer to a four-year university, enroll for personal enrichment, professional growth, or to gain a new skill.
After very careful consideration... we may be crazy, but we have decided to keep our referral fees at 50% for 2020!
Stater Bros. Markets Promotes Keith Thomas to Executive Vice President Retail Operations
San Bernardino, California (January 7, 2020) – Stater Bros. Markets is pleased to announce the promotion of Keith Thomas to the position of Executive Vice President – Retail Operations.
CBRE Announces Proposed Redevelopment of Oceanside Transit Center in Oceanside, Calif.
CBRE announced the proposed redevelopment of Oceanside Transit Center, a future mixed-use project in downtown Oceanside, Calif. With the posting of this request for proposals (RFP), CBRE invites potential developers to submit bids for this rare opportunity for a mixed-use, transit-oriented development on ±10.20 acres of ocean view land off historic Highway 101 (Pacific Coast Highway).