Category archives for: Poway

Challenger enters Poway Unified school board race

Michelle O’Connor-Ratcliff

The November PUSD school board election has its first challenger in Rancho Penasquitos resident Michelle O’Connor-Ratcliff.

Michelle O’Connor-Ratcliff

Poway Unified superintendent’s contract approved on 4-1 vote

Candy Smiley, president of the Poway Federation of Teachers, addresses the Board of Education during Wednesday night's meeting. Photo by Criselda Yee

The contract of Poway Unified School District Supt. John Collins was extended Wedn

Titan alums selected for Hall of Fame

Five distinguished Poway High School alumni will be inducted into the Titan Hall of Fame during a dinner to be held on May 31.

Members of the third annual Hall of Fame class are David Goeddel (Class of 1969), Paul J. Hering (1979), Philip A. Plantier (1987), William (Bill) D. Toone (1973) and Mark Sanchez (1973).

Crime up, but city still safest in county

Poway is still the safest city patrolled by the San Diego Sheriff’s Department, despite a tiny uptick in crime in 2013.

Poway City Council finds itself in sync with citizen budget priorities

Poway City Council members have discovered that their budget priorities are pretty much the same as those of residents who chose to participate in both a recent survey and at a special town hall meeting held Tuesday night.

Three’s not a crowd at Miss Poway pageant

From left, Miss Teen Poway Estephannia Colon, Miss Poway Kayla Hoppe and Miss Junior Teen Poway Carley Matz.

A sold-out audience watched history be made at the 53rd annual Miss Poway and Miss Teen Poway Scholarship Pageant.

Community Helping Hands Day of Service is Saturday

Adults, children, shovels, rakes, hard work, canned food, and…smiles. That’s what you’ll find at the annual Community Helping Hands Day of Service being held Saturday, April 26.

May 3 barbecue, concert will help struggling local veterans

A May 3 barbecue fundraiser featuring modern country music will raise money to help area veterans going through unexpected hardships.

Pageant queens look back on year representing Poway

With the Miss Poway Scholarship Pageant being held on Saturday, April 19, it’s time to say goodbye to our current Miss Poway and Miss Teen Poway.

First step taken to underground Espola Road lines

The Poway City Council took the initial step Tuesday night to create a district necessary to underground the utility lines under a portion of Espola Road.