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PUSD slates three public workshops on CAB refunding

The first of three public forums on the possibility of the Poway Unified School District refunding a portion of its controversial capital appreciation bonds will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday night, Sept. 23, at Rancho Bernardo High School.

Volunteers, sponsors sought for Poway Halloween event

A zombie conductor at last year's "Once Upon a Hallowe'en."

Sponsors and volunteers are being sought for the seventh annual “Once Upon a Hallowe’en,” to be held on the evening of Sunday, Oct. 26 in Old Poway Park.

Recognizing and handling senior gambling problems

slot machined

Many seniors use gambling as a way to distract or escape feelings of loneliness, depression, sadness, or even a chronic health condition.

Special Olympics funding drive launched

world games

A private campaign to raise enough money to bring a team of international Special Olympics athletes to Poway next summer was launched this week and has already netted $7,500 in promised contributions.

Leads sought to 40-year-old Poway murder

Patricia Lee Kuzura

Forty years after her death, police still want to know who killed 7-year-old Patricia Lee Kuzara of Poway.

Study to explore Poway Road’s future

Poway Road, looking east toward Tarascan Drive.  Photo by Steve Dreyer

The City Council will be asked Tuesday night to approve a contract allowing a consulting firm to prepare an in-depth study regarding the future of Poway Road.

Community Calendar: Issue of Sept. 11, 2014

Events and activities in our region.

Poway remains safest city in San Diego County

Poway is continuing its trend of being the safest incorporated city in the San Diego region with a 24 percent drop in crime in the first six months of 2014.

Elias: Last year of public school business as usual?

Thomas Elias

Changes are coming s in curriculum, testing and the rules affecting teachers.

Cronin: Welcome (back) to the MCAS Miramar Air Show

Barry Cronin

This month’s column is a shameless pitch for the 2014 Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Air Show.