Category archives for: Ramona

More search and rescue teams called in for missing Ramona man


The sheriff’s department is asking residents who live in the area of Highland Valley and Handlebar roads to thoroughly search their properties, including all out-buildings, for Carl Salayer, a 67-year-old Ramona man who has been missing since Tuesday morning.

“If you think you see something, call us,” said Jan Caldwell, San Diego County Sheriff’s Department public affairs director. Anyone who believes they see him should call 911.

Rib Fest, teen center, ‘Duet of One Acts,’ more on Ramona’s Calendar of Evente

Thursday, June 19 TOPS—Ramona Chapter of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), Grace Community Church, 1234 Barger Place, 9 a.m. Weigh-in at 8:30 a.m. RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St., 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tai Chi at 9 a.m., English as a Second Language at 9:30 a.m., Toddler Storytime at 10:30 a.m., All Star Learners at [...]

Search continues for missing Ramona man


Authorities continue to search for a 67-year-old Ramona man, missing from his home in the 17000 block of Handlelbar Road since early Tuesday morning.

Sgt. John Boyce of the sheriff’s Ramona station said residents can help by checking barns, sheds or other structures on their properties.

Carl Salayer, described as 6 feet, 3 inches tall, 140 pounds, mostly bald with some gray hair and a gray mustache, suffers from Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease.

Ramona school trustees consider $40 million bond


In a special meeting Monday afternoon, Ramona Unified School District trustees indicated their support for a $40 million bond measure on the Nov. 4 ballot.

Of that, $32 million would pay off a loan a previous board approved a decade ago and $8 million would pay for school modernization and repairs.

Commissioners approve village plan, hold off on re-zone for big box store


Both the proponents and the opponents of a proposed re-zone that could pave the way to a big box store on H Street claimed a partial victory after a decision by the county Planning Commission on June 12.

“We kind of won,” said Jim Hagey, owner of the 20 acres behind the Stater Bros. shopping center.

However, David Glassford, who is a neighbor of Hagey’s property and opposes a big box, expressed a similar reaction.

School board workshop today targets bond


Ramona Unified School District trustees will hold a special meeting this afternoon at 2 to discuss specifics of a potential bond measure on the November 2014 ballot.

The meeting, open to the public and billed as a special board study session, will be in the Board Room of the Wilson Administrative Center, 720 Ninth St.

Three suffer critical injuries in four-victim crash on SR-78

Saturday, June 14—Four people were injured, three critically, when a Ford F-150 truck and an SUV crashed on state Route 79 near Santa Ysabel today. The crash was at 9:58 a.m., a CHP dispatcher said. “Four patients, three critically injured, were airlifted by helicopter to a hospital,” Cal Fire Battalion Chief Nick Schuler said. Schuler [...]

Kiwanis of Ramona to stage 10th annual Bow Wow Pow Wow Fun Dog Show on Saturday

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From the tiniest chihuahua to the giant mastiff and from the purebred to the mutt, everyone is welcome when Kiwanis of Ramona presents the 10th annual Bow Wow Pow Wow Fun Dog Show at the Ramona Outdoor Community Center Pavilion on Saturday, June 14.

Ten categories include: Best costume (adult’s dog and child’s dog), dog owner look-alike, most beautiful, most handsome, best tail wagger, best kisser, most talented, most unusual markings and cutest little dog. The winners of each category are eligible for best in show. To qualify for best in show, the dog must be entered in three categories.

Regional agency’s report targets recycled water inequities, Montecito sewer

In its approval of the service review and sphere of influence update for the Ramona Municipal Water District (RMWD), San Diego County’s Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) asked its staff to return in six to 12 months with a report on equity involving the San Vicente Wastewater Service Area and recycled water, and on sanitation plans for the Montecito Ranch development.

Sheriff’s reports

Three bicycles were among items stolen in a commercial burglary in the 1300 block of D Street the morning of June 6.

In addition to the bicycles, worth $100 each, DVD equipment valued at $450 and miscellaneous items totaling approximately $2,280 were stolen.

Among other reports filed at the sheriff’s Ramona station: