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Foundation prepares for its 30th birthday

RANCHO SANTA FE — The Rancho Santa Fe Foundation is coming of age as it celebrates its 30th birthday at an event set for Oct. 20 at The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe. What began as an effort by a dozen community members to help people in Rancho Santa Fe and surrounding areas has grown […]

Inn at Rancho Santa Fe hosts Art of Fashion

RANCHO SANTA FE — It was a gorgeous Rancho Santa Fe afternoon at the beautiful Inn at Rancho Santa Fe for the 56th annual Art of Fashion Runway Show, the single largest fundraiser for the Country Friends that supports human care agencies throughout San Diego County. The luncheon was sold out at 300, as was […]

Local school to highlight lessons on kindness

RANCHO SANTA FE — In October, representatives from Rachel’s Challenge will visit R. Roger Rowe School to speak to the students about how to start a chain reaction of kindness and compassion towards one another. “This program is designed to help students create a positive environment/culture in their lives, especially at school. We are continually […]

Library benefits greatly from volunteers

RANCHO SANTA FE — Nearly 50 years ago when residents of Rancho Santa Fe asked the county for a library, they were told the community was too small and they would have be happy with visits from the bookmobile. Rancho Santa Fe has never let being small stand in its way of anything. Fifteen anonymous […]

New school board member selected

RANCHO SANTA FE — Tyler Seltzer was appointed to serve on the Rancho Santa Fe School Board, filling the vacancy of school board member Jim Cimino who was transferred to Texas. Seltzer who grew up in Rancho Santa Fe and went all the way through the eighth grade at R. Roger Rowe, said he plans […]

Rancho Santa Fe News Roundup

RANCHO SANTA FE — In keeping with the new tradition of inviting a member of the business community to be recognized by the Rancho Santa Fe Association Board, Matt Basham, manager of Stumps Village Market was invited to speak at the board’s Sept. 15 meeting. Basham said he has worked for the market for 17 […]

Improvements to parking lot get the OK

RANCHO SANTA FE — The Rancho Santa Fe Association voted to approve $21,886 to help the golf club with its $43,772 project to repair, seal coat and re-stripe its parking lot, but there was one condition: The golf club was asked to reduce its bank loan for the 2007 clubhouse renovation by a corresponding amount […]

Association fills vacant seat on board

RANCHO SANTA FE — Eamon Callahan has been chosen to fill a vacancy on the Association board at its Sept. 15 meeting. The vacancy was created by Jack Dorsee who resigned in July. Callahan, who has been a resident of Rancho Santa Fe for 17 years is retiring from a career in engineering and is […]

Community Center showcases all that it has to offer

RANCHO SANTA FE — The Amazing Dana is a professional magician who came to the Open House/Demo Day at the Rancho Santa Fe Community Center on Aug. 31. The day was set aside for children and their parents to stop by and try out class offerings available in Session I at the center. Dana, who will […]

Rancho Santa Fe Association news briefs

RANCHO SANTA FE — Horizon Church is planning an observance of the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 tragedy, said Pete Smith, Covenant manager to the Rancho Santa Fe Association at its Sept. 1 meeting. Smith said the event was originally planned for the Inn, but as the idea grew, so did the number of […]