A Short Drive & Two Hundred Years Away Most of us have heard about a beautiful little mission tucked carefully into the Pala landscape, but I, for one, had not gotten into my car and taken the drive from Valley Center to Mission San Antonio de Pala until recently and I am so glad I…

This year’s Valley Center Community Orange Book’s Kids Artwork Contest winners are all students at the James A. Bronner Family Branch of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego. Located at 28751 Cole Grade Road in Valley Center, the James A. Bronner Family Branch is managed by Kaleli Ornellas and offers after school…

Valley Center is rich in natural beauty and the cover of this year’s Valley Center Community Orange Book celebrates one of those natural treasures, Hellhole Canyon Open Space Preserve. Located off of Santee Lane, Hellhole Canyon Open Space Preserve covers some 2000 acres and is managed by San Diego County’s Department of Parks and Recreation.…