PSAR realtors trade group helping those in need
Dec12

PSAR realtors trade group helping those in need

The Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors (PSAR), a real estate trade group for San Diego-area realtors with an office in El Cajon, recently awarded $13,500 to four local nonprofits. The monies represented proceeds from two PSAR fundraising events held in 2019. Three nonprofits, including South Bay Community Services, Unity 4 Orphans and Meals on Wheels, each received $3,500 from proceeds generated at the PSAR 2019 Realtor Games,...

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Foothills Church’s nightly Christmas display features 100k lights, synched music; live nativity on Sunday, Dec. 15th
Dec12

Foothills Church’s nightly Christmas display features 100k lights, synched music; live nativity on Sunday, Dec. 15th

Foothills Christian Church, 365 West Bradley Ave., El Cajon, is presenting its third annual “Christmas Nights at Foothills,” a free, nightly, synched-music Christmas light show featuring more than 100,000 lights, from 5 to 9 p.m. through Dec. 31. Motorists are invited to drive along West Bradley Drive, tune their car radio to 104.1-FM and enjoy the holiday light display that is synchronized to music. In addition, a free walk-through,...

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ALS Association presents ALS Golf Classic, Friday, Dec. 6, at Sycuan’s Singing Hills Resort
Nov29

ALS Association presents ALS Golf Classic, Friday, Dec. 6, at Sycuan’s Singing Hills Resort

The ALS Association Greater San Diego Chapter will present the 11th annual ALS Golf Classic, a fundraising golf tournament, on Friday, Dec. 6 at the Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan, 3007 Dehesa Road, El Cajon. The tournament is open to the public. Donation to play golf is $200 per player or $800 for a foursome, which includes tee prizes, lunch, beverages on the course, contests (a “rocket launcher” hole), hosted reception and...

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Coldwell Banker West merges with Ascent Real Estate to create one of San Diego’s largest brokerages: 15 offices, 1,000 sales agents, $2.5 billion annual sales volume
Nov27

Coldwell Banker West merges with Ascent Real Estate to create one of San Diego’s largest brokerages: 15 offices, 1,000 sales agents, $2.5 billion annual sales volume

Coldwell Banker West (CBW), one of San Diego County’s largest real estate brokerages with East County offices located in El Cajon and La Mesa, has announced a merger with San Diego-based Ascent Real Estate. The merger was jointly announced by Peter Mendiola, CBW president, and Penny Nathan, president/CEO of Ascent, who will become a partner of CBW. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The merger is believed to be one of the...

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All Aboard: Ride a Train, Celebrate 100 Years of San Diego Railway History, `The Impossible Railroad,’ Saturday, Nov. 16th in Campo
Nov11

All Aboard: Ride a Train, Celebrate 100 Years of San Diego Railway History, `The Impossible Railroad,’ Saturday, Nov. 16th in Campo

The Pacific Southwest Railway Museum Association (PSRM), a San Diego-area historical and educational nonprofit, will mark the 100-year anniversary of the completion of the San Diego & Arizona Railway (SD&A) with a variety of family-friendly activities at its “SD&A Centennial Celebration Gold Spike Day” on Saturday, Nov. 16, at PSRM’s Campo Railroad Park and Museum in Campo, Calif. The public is invited to attend....

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East County Chamber presents `Celebrate East County’ on Nov. 9th
Oct31

East County Chamber presents `Celebrate East County’ on Nov. 9th

The San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce will present “Celebrate East County,” a community celebration event, from 1 to 5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 9, at the Holy Trinity Church Social Hall, 405 Ballard St., El Cajon. “Celebrate East County” will include exhibit booths featuring local East County businesses, along with food samples, wine and beer from local restaurants, wineries and breweries, plus live music from two nostalgia bands....

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East County’s Radio Legend, Shotgun Tom Kelly, Train Enthusiast, is keynote speaker at Train Museum Fundraising Dinner on Friday, Nov. 1st
Oct24

East County’s Radio Legend, Shotgun Tom Kelly, Train Enthusiast, is keynote speaker at Train Museum Fundraising Dinner on Friday, Nov. 1st

The Pacific Southwest Railway Museum Association (PSRM), a San Diego-area historical and educational nonprofit, will mark the 100-year anniversary of the completion of the San Diego & Arizona Railway (SD&A) by hosting its SD&A Centennial Gala Dinner starting at 6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 1, at the John D. Spreckels Center, 1019 7th St., Coronado. The public is invited to attend the nonprofit’s fundraiser.  Tickets are priced at...

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Walk to Defeat ALS set for Sunday, Oct. 20th at Mission Bay; members Aztecs men’s basketball team, prep basketball teams expected to attend 
Oct17

Walk to Defeat ALS set for Sunday, Oct. 20th at Mission Bay; members Aztecs men’s basketball team, prep basketball teams expected to attend 

The ALS Association Greater San Diego Chapter will present the 2019 Walk to Defeat ALS, a fundraising walk on Sunday, Oct. 20 at De Anza Cove, 3000 North Mission Bay Dr., San Diego. The three-mile walk along San Diego’s Mission Bay is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. followed by opening ceremonies at 8:30 a.m. ALS Association officials are expecting about 2,000 attendees. Steve Fisher, retired San Diego State...

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Boys & Girls Clubs of East County to celebrate 1-year anniversary of opening the Brady Family Clubhouse and Gagon Academy in La Mesa
Sep24

Boys & Girls Clubs of East County to celebrate 1-year anniversary of opening the Brady Family Clubhouse and Gagon Academy in La Mesa

The Boys & Girls Clubs of East County (BGCEC) will host a one-year anniversary celebration for the Brady Family Clubhouse in La Mesa that houses the Eleni and Wolfgang Gagon Academy, a learning center and homework room, and the Bill Walton Gymnasium. The celebration, to include speeches and refreshments, will be held from 4 to 6 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 3, at the Brady Family Clubhouse, 7600 Junior High Dr., La Mesa. The one-year-old,...

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Join the High School Spirit Week Celebration at Chick-fil-A in Mira Mesa, Sept. 9-13
Sep09

Join the High School Spirit Week Celebration at Chick-fil-A in Mira Mesa, Sept. 9-13

The Chick-fil-A® restaurant in Mira Mesa, 10750 Camino Ruiz, San Diego, will host a Spirit Week celebration from Monday, Sept. 9 through Friday, Sept. 13 in support of two local high schools, Scripps Ranch High School and Mira Mesa High School. The Chick-fil-A Mira Mesa will donate a percentage of the week’s sales to the two high schools football teams, but there’s one catch: Guests will determine how the proceeds are split. Guests...

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