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Manes and Trails: Help update Cuyamaca State Park plan

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Cuyamaca Rancho State Park is undergoing a transformation, and it’s not too late to get involved. The nearly 25,000-acre park has acquired more land and is adjacent to Anza Borrego State Park as well as other public lands and trails. The third and final public meeting was held on Nov. 12, but the public comment period is still open. Everyone with an interest in Cuyamaca Rancho State Park is invited to send comments and ideas for the General Plan process to State Parks at The website has

Bulldogs play Cathedral Catholic tonight in CIF semifinals


Ramona High School’s Bulldog football team will play Cathedral Catholic High School at home in the San Diego CIF Division I football playoffs at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 27.

Ramona High’s stadium is at San Vicente Road and Hanson Lane. Tickets are $11 for adults and $7 for students and seniors.

Share Your Holidays effort gets under way

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Cuts in food stamps and other aid, combined with rising food prices, are creating an increased need at Ramona Food and Clothes Closet, a grassroots organization that’s been helping those in need in Ramona and the backcountry for the past 30 years.

“We gave out a record number of food bags in the last month,” DeeAnn Anderson, service manager and volunteer coordinator for the nonprofit headquartered in the Thrift Store at