Wild Wonders offers free tours to first responders in January

BONSALL – During the Lilac fire in December, the 120 animals at Wild Wonders wildlife refuge were in the direct path of the wind and flames. Due to heroic efforts by firefighters and other first responders, no structures on the property were lost. The fire scorched the north, east and south sides of the property, but the buildings […]

Fundraiser for fire victims planned for Jan. 8

FALLBROOK – Roxanne Greene is planning a fundraising event for fire victims at Pala Mesa Resort Monday, Jan. 8, from 4 to 8 p.m. The event will include music by The Pompatus of Love featuring Greg Douglass, James East and Hector Toro, a cash bar and a silent auction as well as food from local […]

In the wake of Lilac fire’s destruction, family tries to pick up the pieces

In the wake of Lilac fire’s destruction, family tries to pick up the pieces

Hardly anything was left of Jerry Yang and Jenni Southwell’s childhood home in Bonsall Tuesday as they sifted through the rubble, ash and twisted metal that had been left behind from the 4,100 acre Lilac fire that blazed through the area. Amid the ash there were some recognizable items: ceramic bowls, some kitchenware and antique […]