The Back Country Quilters invite everyone to the 14th Annual Quilt Show on Oct. 18 and 19, from 10 a.m to 4 p.m.
The show will be held at Mountain View Community Church, 1191 Meadowlark off Highway 78 and Ash Street. The hall will be decorated in an autumn theme, and there will be about 100 quilts displayed, all made locally.
Dancing, contests, refreshments and prizes are on tap for Coldwell Banker Realty’s 10th Annual Client and Community Appreciation Dance Party from 6 to 10 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 11.
The party, themed “Dancing through the Decades,” will be held in the parking lot in front of Coldwell’s office at 2130 Main St. and will feature music from the 1940s through the ‘80s.
It’s been nearly a year since the San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted to pursue an emergency evacuation route for Ramona, but negotiations to use a portion of Ramona Municipal Water District property for the route are not yet ironed out, said a water board member.
Longtime Ramona resident Larry Samovar of Academic Farms in Ramona proved that one does not have to run a billion dollar horse business to participate and be successful in the Sport of Kings — thoroughbred racing.
His 3-year-old filly named Lucky Student broke her maiden Friday, Oct. 4, at Santa Anita Park after nine races and four second-place finishes.
With one large solar energy installation in the initial stages of construction, another is expected to be presented to the Ramona Community Planning Group in the next couple of months.
San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) plans to install a 5-megawatt photovoltaic solar project by its substation on Creelman Lane, said a spokesperson for the utility. The project would take up a third of the 30-acre parcel that SDG&E owns on Creelman, said Jennifer Ramp, and has been approved by the California Public Utilities Commission.
A sold-out group of 300 attended Assemblyman Brian Jones’s (R-Santee) 3rd Annual 2nd Amendment Awareness Event Saturday, Sept. 21, to support and celebrate Constitution Week.
The event was held at the Lemon Grove Rod and Gun Club. Jones, who represents the 71st Assembly District that includes Ramona,
The goldspotted oak borer, an invasive non-native wood borer that has killed tens of thousands of native oak trees in San Diego and Riverside counties, will be the focus of a meeting in Dos Picos County Park from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25. The presentation, titled Goldspotted Oak Borer: A Threat to [...]
A Ramona Town Hall benefit, An Evening of Reds, Whites, & Blues, will be held at Altipiano Winery, 20365 Camino Del Aguila off Highland Valley Road, on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 6 to 10 p.m.
The event will feature wine pairing showcasing locally crafted wines. Also planned is live jazz entertainment and a silent auction.
Tickets in advance are $50. At the door, tickets will be $55. Attendance is limited to 150, and attendees must be at least age 21.
More information is at ramonatownhall.com, 760-789-0574 or 760-789-2509. Honorary Mayor Sharon Davis, whose mission is to raise money to complete the Town Hall renovation project, is coordinating the event.
I know the weather in Ramona is great, but I didn’t know we went tropical! I’ve been seeing parrots. Have you?
Green parrots have been living in Ramona for several years now. I was thinking who tracks these birds, as I’ve watched them grow in number. And then I found out.
A saying as old as time, “no foot, no horse,” is as true today as it was when horses were the main vehicle for travel, says John Degenfelder of Ramona, inviting the public to his and wife Arvie’s Critterville Ranch for a free clinic on horses’ feet on Sept. 14.
Sep 13 2013 | Posted in Country Living
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