Category archives for: Poway

Poway man leads regional water board

Mark Weston

Poway’s representative on the San Diego County Water Authority Board of Directors has been elected to a two-year term as chairman.

Poway High bringing ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ to life

The cast of Poway High School’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” opening Thursday, Oct. 2 at the PCPA. Photo by Emily Sorensen

The Poway High School Theatre Guild will be presenting Shakespeare’s comedy “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” with a unique twist.

Blue Sky to celebrate 25th anniversary on Oct. 11

The Blue Sky Ecological Reserve attracts around 40,000 visitors per year mostly for its hiking and nature watching. Photo courtesy City of Poway

By Michael Bower The Blue Sky Ecological Reserve — once an area used to dump trash — will be celebrating its 25th anniversary from the day it was officially declared a natural habitat by the California Department of Fish and Game. The celebration, at what is now a beautiful 720-acre reserve that attracts some 40,000 [...]

County to buy third firefighting helicopter

The San Diego County Supervisors Tuesday authorized the acquisition of a third firefighting helicopter, one of a series of recommendations stemming from the rash of wildfires in May.

Palomar Health CEO to earn $725K in first year

Robert Hemker

Palomar Health plans to pay its new president and CEO $725,000 during his first year in the post, not including bonuses and other financial perks.

Tyler King debuts new documentary

Tyler King with his parents during a 2010 memorial service held for his murdered sister, Chelsea.

Chelsea King’s legacy is continuing with a new documentary by her brother, 17-year-old Tyler King.

Poway City Council embraces ‘host town’ activities

Now convinced that the community will support the program with money and volunteers, City Council members on Tuesday night unanimously endorsed Poway becoming a “host town” to next summer’s Special Olympics World Games.

PCPA tour leads to Art Garfunkel show

Art Garfunkel, of Simon & Garfunkel fame, will be performing a concert at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7 at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts, said executive director Michael Rennie.

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.