July 1, 2015

CITY TO RECEIVE FUNDS FOR REHABILTATION OF PARKS AND RECREATIONAL FACILITIES The Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has announced a $685,450 award to the City of Escondido through their 2014 Housing-Related Parks (HRP) Program. The HRP Program is an innovative program designed to reward local governments that approve housing . . . read more

June 24, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT On Tuesday, June 23 at 9 a.m., 16 individuals representing 14 businesses along the East Valley Parkway business corridor met at Escondido Charter High School to discuss the possibility of reconstituting the East Valley Parkway business association, which disbanded last year. Acting Sergeant Jeff Valdivia was there to . . . read more

June 17, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT This weekend Ryan Park will host the annual Kickin’ It Challenge Breast Cancer soccer tournament from June 19th to June 21st. This is our most spirited soccer tournament with a great cause to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer. There will be 110 youth boys and girls teams from under 17 to under 8 age groups. . . . read more

June 10, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The owners of Swami’s Restaurant at 150 Grand Avenue also have purchased the former Avocado Grill and it has been renamed Swami’s. They will be serving only breakfast and lunch there. They still own the 150 Grand Avenue restaurant and have renamed it “Grand at Maple” and will be serving only dinner . . . read more