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‘Tabletops and Tea’ returns May 18 to RB Inn

Tabletops and Tea event chairs are Missi Faucher and Caroline Lepore.

The Poway Unit of Rady Children’s Hospital Auxiliary will host its 11th annual “Tabletops and Tea” on Sunday, May 18.

AAUW’s ‘Cover to Cover’ returns May 10


The Poway-Peñasquitos branch of American Association of University Women (AAUW) will hold its 17th annual fundraiser, “Cover to Cover,” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 10 at the Maderas Golf Club, 17750 Old Coach Road in Poway.

Marines receiving benefits of Poway Kiwanis cell phone drive

old phone

The most recent result of a local service club’s efforts to have community members donate unwanted cell phones for use by soldiers will have 500 pre-paid calling cards donated to Poway’s “adopted” Marine Corps unit.

Toastmasters celebrate 38 years of improving communication skills

Alex Shadpour

After 38 years, the Poway-Black Mountain Toastmasters are still going strong, helping people develop communication skills.

Tickets on sale for popular Soroptimist tea

Among those who dressed up for last year’s Hats On for High Tea were Beth Light, left, and Ginny Brown.

Those who want to attend the fourth annual Hats On for High Tea in May need to buy tickets early since it is likely to sell out weeks in advance, organizers said.

Soroptimists, auto dealer combine efforts to help women

From left, Poway Soroptimist mentor Gina Storr, Ralph Danhauser, Poway Honda general manager Jackie Mafi, Poway Soroptimist mentor Idelma Ozarski, and Soroptimist member Judy Horning.

Two women from the Poway Soroptimists transitional housing program found their lives a little easier thanks to the teamwork of the Soroptimists and Poway Honda.

Kiwanis-sponsored Padres Luncheon draws 360 fans

e Kimberly Wetzel obtains an autograph from pitcher Robbie Erlin. Photos by Bob Francella

An estimated 360 baseball fans attended the Feb. 7 Padres Spring Training Kickoff Luncheon, held at the Holy Family Center at St. Michael’s Catholic Church.

VFW’s Ladies Auxiliary busy assisting region’s veterans

Sherri Mitchell

The members of Poway VFW Post 7907’s Ladies Auxiliary are keeping busy helping out veterans and the community however they can.

Tuesday is deadline for Padres Luncheon tickets

Padres Manager Bud Black at least year's luncheon.

The deadline to purchase tickets for the Friday, Feb. 7 Padres Spring Training Kickoff Luncheon is 6 p.m. Tuesday. The annual event, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Poway, CA Foundation, will be held at the Holy Family Center at St. Michael’s Catholic Church on Pomerado Road. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and the program [...]

RB Sunrise Rotary helps local kids

From left, Valley Elementary School Principal Andy Johnsen, RB Sunrise Rotarian Jeanne McLaren, RB Sunrise Rotarian Nasrin Barbee, and Tijuana Rotarians Elibé Medina, Abrahan Rosas Verdugo and Raul Quiroz.

Rancho Bernardo Sunrise Rotary Club members recently hosted a breakfast and holiday gift giveaway at Valley Elementary School for hundreds of area families needing a little extra Christmas cheer.