Celebrate Earth Day with free night of camping

Eight campgrounds in San Diego County will offer a variety of recreational activities including hiking, fishing, or pools for free on Earth Day, April 22. The county’s Department of Parks and Recreation invites the public to kick off the environmental holiday celebration at one of its locations for the night. “What better way to celebrate Earth Day than […]

Anza artist draws inspiration from faith, career and local environs

Anza artist draws inspiration from faith, career and local environs

“A daunting task.” That’s how Anza artist Mary Marlin described her large-scale painting of “The Nativity,” recently installed in the town’s Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Highway 371. “This portrays the most significant spiritual and historical moment in Christendom,” she said. “I wanted to convey the intense power of the moment when God delivered his […]

New radio show for chicken enthusiasts

New radio show for chicken enthusiasts

“Backyard Poultry with the Chicken Whisperer” is a nationally broadcast radio show all about keeping backyard poultry and living a self-sufficient lifestyle. Each week, Andy Schneider, the Chicken Whisperer, and his co-host, Pat Foreman, author of “City Chicks,” “Chicken Tractor,” “Day Range Poultry,” and “Backyard Market Gardening,” welcome special guests from all around the country […]

Tax abatement, census discussed at AVMAC meeting

Greg Burnett of Anza opened the Anza Valley Municipal Advisory Committee (AVMAC) meeting with a power point presentation highlighting the positive aspects and objectives of an economic development program for Anza known as tax abatement. The primary use of tax abatement across America is economic development. Tax abatement is the nonpayment of property taxes for […]

Emergency responder incident reports

Anza Fire Station 29 • March 15 – 1:59 a.m. Medical aid, Hill St. and Lapp Lane • March 15 – 11:08 p.m. Medical aid, Reynolds Way and Table Mountain • March 16 – 8:28 a.m. Ringing alarm, Mitchell Road and Bohlen Road • March 17 – 4:09 a.m. Medical aid, Reynolds Way and Table […]

Anza VFW Post #1873 happenings

• April 9 – Jacqui’s Pasta Primavera with chicken, salad, veggies, rolls, and dessert. • April 10 – Post meeting, 10 a.m.; Mike M’s Pulled Pork and Philly Cheese Steak Sandwiches. • April 11 – Tonie’s Bacon, Eggs to Order, with home fries, toast, fruit, and sweet rolls. • April 14 – Elise’s Meatloaf, with […]

Co-op to hold open house in Anza

Co-op to hold open house in Anza

Anza Electric Cooperative has scheduled an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 8 at 58470 Highway 371, Anza. The cooperative has installed a 1.7 kilowatt solar array at their office in Anza. This demonstration system is designed and installed to help the membership learn about the costs and benefits of generating renewable […]