It's the first day back to class after a long winter break. And with the holiday excitement, I'm sure your #student focused REALLY hard on honing their #math skills... right?
Oceanside, CA (JANUARY, 2019) – Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside (BGCO) received $1,000 from The Union Bank Foundation to grow and expand the STREAMing Ahead Program.
Oceanside Adventures, a luxury Whale Watching company located in front of the historic Light House in Oceanside Harbor, encountered 2 gray whales last week on two different tours.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside Invites Local Restaurants to Participate in 4th Annual Cuisine for Kids Event
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside (BGCO) is looking for local restaurants to participate in our 4th Annual Cuisine for Kids fundraising celebration on Thursday, March 7th, 2019. This event is our official kick-off for our Annual Giving Campaign. We will offer the best food, wine and beer North County has to offer.
DPR San Diego is at the forefront of helping deliver The City of Oceanside’s vision for the Nine Blocks at the intersection of Mission Avenue and Pacific Street and S.D. Malkin Properties’ plans for the two blocks that will transform into a state-of-the-art resort. The project includes two new Hotels for Oceanside with restaurants, bars, retail and complete renovation and relocation of the Graves House, also known as the “Top Gun House”.
The San Diego Superior Court is now seeking dedicated residents with sound judgment from throughout the county to serve on the 2019/2020 San Diego County Grand Jury. The Grand Jury investigates citizen complaints and performs its traditional function as a “watchdog” over government agencies. It does not conduct criminal investigations.
Oceanside, CA--North County Transit District (NCTD) has achieved full implementation of the federally-mandated Positive Train Control (PTC) safety system for 58.5 miles of track it controls within the San Diego County portion of the Los Angeles-San Diego-San Luis Obispo Rail Corridor (LOSSAN). NCTD is one of only four agencies across the country that has completed PTC implementation by the federally-mandated deadline of December 31, 2018.
Since 1950, Hobie has been in the business of shaping a unique lifestyle based around fun, water, and quality products. From their headquarters in California, Hobie Cat Company and its global subsidiaries produce an impressive collection of watercraft for worldwide distribution. In addition to the sailboats for which they are well-known, Hobie Cat also offers stand-up-paddle boards, kayaks, and boats for both recreation and fishing. Each product line is also complimented with a comprehensive array of parts and accessories.
On December 15, 2018, an Oceanside Adventures tour aboard with Captain Shane observed the first gray whale of the 2018-19 season! The whale was headed southbound to the warm waters of the secluded Baja lagoons for the winter. Thank you to Brandon Pease for the amazing Drone footage!
SAN BERNARDINO, CALIFORNIA (December 11, 2018) – 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 $850,000 to local non-profit organizations that benefit hunger relief and children’s well-being initiatives.
U.S. Pizza Team Places in Top 10 at the World Food Championships
Dominic’s Italian Restaurant Shows the World How to Make a Winning Bacon Pie
Orange Beach, AL, Nov. 11, 2018 – Forty competitors from all culinary backgrounds reported to the Kitchen Arena at the World Food Championships (WFC) in Orange Beach, Alabama, to compete in the Bacon World Championships (BWC). The WFC is a plethora of cooking and baking competitions held over a five-day period, ranging from Barbecue, Burgers and Chicken, to Seafood, Chili and Desserts. U.S. Pizza Team member Tore Trupiano, of Dominic’s Italian Restaurant in Oceanside, California, made the trip to test his culinary prowess. Trupiano placed 10th in the world overall for his beautiful bacon dishes.
San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU), San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, reported continued customer growth with the total number of members served in San Diego, Orange and Riverside counties now exceeding 400,000.
The Veterans Memorial Museum of Balboa Park in San Diego cordially invite you to a Veterans Day art exhibition of paintings by Gulf War Navy veteran artist W.B. of Cynthia's Artistic Expressions for our new art gallery inauguration. W.B. is a fine arts oil painter and muralist of Oceanside. He has worked throughout the San Diego area including The World Beat Cultural Center in Balboa Park. He has also spoken at the PTSD Art symposium about the benefits of art therapy. The soft opening of the new gallery begins at 4pm Sunday November 11th, 2018. The reception begins at 6:30pm and the event will end at 8:30pm. This is a free family friendly event.
PACIFIC MARINE CREDIT UNION SET TO REBRAND AS FRONTWAVE CREDIT UNION
Oceanside, CA: Oceanside, California-based Pacific Marine Credit Union (PMCU) is changing its name and brand identity as part of a strategic initiative to differentiate and disrupt the Southern California financial services competitive landscape. PMCU will change its name to Frontwave Credit Union and begin its transformation in November 2018.
CITY OF OCEANSIDE
CIVIL RIGHTS PANEL AT OCEANSIDE LIBRARY TO HONOR ‘ONE BOOK, ONE SAN DIEGO’
This year, “One Book, One San Diego” made an unprecedented choice with the award-winning March: Book One, a graphic memoir about the Civil Rights Movement by U.S. Rep. John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell. In keeping with this historic selection, an Oceanside Public Library panel discussion will highlight the significant themes of the book. The free, public event will be held in the Civic Center Library Community Rooms, 330 N. Coast Highway, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 10.
Each year, Vista Community Clinic (VCC) provides affordable, high quality pediatric care to more
than 20,000 children of all ages. The Holiday Homes Tour benefits the VCC Kare for Kids Fund which provides low or no cost health and dental care to children in need in our community and is also dedicated to transforming VCC's pediatric facilities into warm and welcoming spaces for children and families. The goal is to create pediatric waiting areas and exam rooms with comfortable seating, whimsical art, books and puzzles to engage young patients as they receive care at each VCC site.
A FESTIVE START TO YOUR HOLIDAY SEASON!
This year’s Holiday Homes Tour celebrates 32 years of spectacular holiday home design! Since its inception in 1986, the tour has featured beautiful private residences decorated for the holidays by professional designers. Visitors return year after year to discover trends in holiday décor and find ideas for their own homes. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the historic Rancho Buena Vista Adobe. Shop at the Holiday Gift Bazaar where local artisans display and sell one-of-a-kind creations. Enjoy breakfast and lunch from a gourmet food truck.
CITY OF OCEANSIDE
October 31, 2018
HARRY POTTER TRI-TRIVIA TOURNAMENT AT THE LIBRARY
Oceanside Public Library would like to invite you and your family to a magical day of wizardry at the Civic Center Library, 330 N. Coast Highway.
October 12, 2018
Contact: Darlene Cossio
OCEANSIDE CURBSIDE DONATION MONTH STARTS NOVEMBER 1 AND ENDS NOVEMBER 30
City of Oceanside and Waste Management invite residents to donate large items and clothing benefiting Goodwill San Diego during month-long CurbUp Program.
Just in time for the holiday season, the CurbUp Program will be offering Oceanside residents the opportunity to donate reusable items as well as clothing to Goodwill San Diego from the comfort of their home via curbside pick-up provided by Waste Management. The program will run from November 1 through November 30.
The PMCU O’side Turkey Trot is on Thanksgiving Day in Oceanside.
Come move your feet before you eat with family, friends, staff and their families.
Register and start a time online at osideturkeytrot.com
$100 333 Pacific gift certificates to the top 10 largest teams.
Choose a 10K, 5k, 15K or 1Mile for Senior or Youth
Proceeds benefit the Move Your Feet Before You Eat Foundation and 60 other charities/schools who serve Oceanside residents.
For more information visit Osideturkeytrot.com
Diane L. Harkey, Board of Equalization, Fourth District
Representing 9.5 million constituents in the counties of Orange, Riverside, San Diego, Imperial, and the southernmost portion of San Bernardino County
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Proposed Property Tax Rule Changes
At the recent September 2018 Board of Equalization (BOE) public meeting, Board Member Diane Harkey and the other BOE Members voted unanimously to advance formal rule changes to bring noteworthy change to California’s long-standing property tax rules. The changes approved by the Board will benefit all taxpayers to ensure their right to a fair and timely appeals hearing continues to be protected.
News from Scripps Health
Oct. 23, 2018
Scripps Health Launches Year-Round Drug Take-Back Kiosks
Free service offers safe, convenient way to dispose of prescription medications
SAN DIEGO – Scripps Health has opened three drug take-back kiosks adjacent to its on-site pharmacies, becoming the first health care organization in the region to offer year-round access to a free service for disposing of unused, unneeded and outdated prescription medications.
Patients can now drop off their unneeded pills, capsules, tablets and caplets at secure kiosks conveniently located at Scripps Mercy Ambulatory Pharmacy, 4060 Fourth Ave., Suite 110; Green Ambulatory Pharmacy at Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines, 10710 N. Torrey Pines Road in La Jolla; and Encinitas Ambulatory Pharmacy at Scripps Clinic Encinitas, 310 Santa Fe Drive, Suite 109, between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
CITY OF OCEANSIDE
DEVELOPMENT SERVICES DEPARTMENT
OCEANSIDE TO HOST COMMUNITY WORKSHOP NOVEMBER 8
Local Coastal Program Update
When: Thursday, November 8
Where: Oceanside City Council Chambers
In conjunction with Oceanside’s Local Coastal Program (LCP) Update, the City’s Planning Division is assessing the City’s vulnerability to coastal hazards associated with sea level rise and exploring adaptation strategies that minimize the potential impacts of these hazards. The Coastal Hazards Vulnerability Assessment has been completed and is available for review on the LCP Update webpage.
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