MiraCosta Community College District Promotes Financial Transparency with New Online Dashboard
MiraCosta Community College District has unveiled a new online dashboard that allows the public to access real-time information on the progress and status of the Capital Improvement Program, which includes Measure MM.
Oceanside, CA (DECEMBER, 2019) – Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside (BGCO) is pleased to announce that it has received a $20,000 grant from the Walter J. & Betty C. Zable Foundation. Grant funds will be used to support the Club’s enriching after school programs and out-of-school-time camps.
This time of year, many folks take time to give back to those who may be less fortunate. Some volunteer for a food pantry or mentor at an elementary school. Others donate to charities that target the causes they really care about. Nobody chooses to get scammed. But tricksters have figured out how to impersonate real charities to swindle money from caring people. In recent years, scammers have been caught impersonating charities online, calling people pretending to work for reputable charities, and even knocking on people’s doors in a big effort to con people out of money.
MiraCosta College Board of Trustees Elects Rick Cassar as President and Dr. David Broad as Vice President
Rick Cassar was installed as president and Dr. David Broad as vice president of the MiraCosta College Board of Trustees last night, December 19, 2019, during its regularly scheduled board meeting.
SAN BERNARDINO, CALIFORNIA (December 19, 2019) – Stater Bros. is spreading cheer this holiday season by giving back to the loyal communities it serves. To brighten the holidays for those in need, Stater Bros. Charities donated over $840,000 to local non-profit organizations that benefit hunger relief and children’s well-being initiatives.
Oceanside, CA— The North County Transit District (NCTD) is pleased to once again offer free rides on buses and trains after 6 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. During the Christmas and New Year’s holiday, NCTD will offer the following service schedules:
Please join Tri-City Medical Center and American Heart Association leadership for a breakfast on Tuesday, January 14th at 7:00AM at The Green Dragon Tavern in Carlsbad, CA.
Boys & Girls Club of Oceanside Granted $25,000 by Rite Aid Foundation KidCents to Promote Healthy Lifestyles
Oceanside, CA (January 2020) – Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside (BGCO) has received a $25,000 grant from Rite Aid Foundation KidsCents to support their Culinary Arts program. Last year, Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside completed a state-of-the-art commercial Culinary Arts Teaching Kitchen. Housed in the new Center for Innovation, this kitchen enables BGCO to serve freshly prepared meals onsite as well as teach cooking classes, giving youth hands-on experience with nutritious, healthy cooking. Through the Culinary Arts program, youth learn about kitchen safety, basic cooking skills and the importance of a well-balanced diet.
SDG&E’s winter electricity prices are in effect from November 1 – May 31 each year. What does this mean for you and your business? Well, this means you still have an opportunity to maximize savings on your energy bill by understanding your business’s pricing plan and when energy is the least expensive.
Join us in the studios of WOTC radio as we broadcast the Charles Dickens classic tale of miserly curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge and his visit from the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. An OTC original adaptation. Great fun for the whole family!
Del Mar, CA – The Project Team, consisting of the North County Transit District (NCTD), the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG), consultants HNTB Corporation and Leighton Engineering, and the Mid-Coast Transit Constructors (MCTC), have been working diligently to advance repairs at railroad milepost (MP) 244.25. Working collaboratively, the Project Team has been able to expedite the January 2020 timeline for repairs to support completion during a partial absolute work window (AWW) on Saturday, December 14 and Sunday, December 15, 2019. The partial AWW maintains northbound and southbound rail operations from the Solana Beach COASTER Station to Oceanside Transit Center, and provides a bus bridge from Solana Beach COASTER Station to Santa Fe Depot Train Station.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside Receives $1,000 Grant from Union Bank for STREAMing Ahead Program
Oceanside, CA (DECEMBER, 2019) – Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside (BGCO) received $1,000 from The Union Bank Foundation to grow and expand the STREAMing Ahead Program.
Senator Patricia Bates Responds to Report of Inaccurate Party Registrations of California Voters
SACRAMENTO – Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) issued the following statement today after the Sacramento Bee reported that “At least 600 Californians, including lifelong Republicans and Democrats, have had their voter registration unexpectedly changed, and several county elections officials are pinning much of the blame on the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles.”
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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.
Holiday of Hope
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.
Come Join Pacific Coast Spirits for its Grand Opening on December 5th, Prohibition Repeal Day!
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.